Teen Classes

New Ways of Seeing, Drawing:

Ages: 13-17

Time: 6:30pm-8:00pm

5-Class Session: October 6, October 13, October 20, October 27, November 3 

Price (includes all supplies): $115

 

Class Description-

In this 5 week course, students will explore a different drawing process each week. Teen artists will enjoy learning about basic drawing materials, line, texture, proportions and more in a comfortable and casual atmosphere. 

 

Instructor: Janis Dunckel

Janis has taught art for many years and loves teaching teens. Her casual and imaginative way of teaching gives them the self esteem that they need to learn in an unobtrusive and fun way.  Janis has taught classes in Sarasota, Florida; Darien, Connecticut; Paris, France and Georgia. "Ms. Janis", as she was known when she first began her after school program at Winnona Park in 2013, has been co-owner of CAATINGA! art&nature for three years. She is very excited about this new adventure and is looking forward to teaching teens again!

*All tuition payments and fees are non-refundable

Painting with Acrylics:

Ages: 13-17

Time: 6:30pm-8:00pm

5-Class Session: October 6, October 13, October 20, October 27, November 3

Price (includes all supplies): $290

 

Class Description-

Acrylics are an ideal entry-level paint medium for exploring color theory and learning brush technique.  This class will provide students with hands-on experience in color selection, mixing paints and application.  Each student will create 3 acrylic artworks on stretched canvas, 12x12” or 12x14”.  Subjects are pre-selected by the instructor to introduce and integrate learning in a proven step-by-step process, to build confidence early and provide students with a sense of accomplishment.    

 

Instructor:  Nancy Wallace

A professional portrait artist, Nancy is classically trained in multiple visual art mediums and worked several years in graphic design and advertising before moving to Decatur in 1994.  She has experience teaching children and adults, both in large groups and individually.  Nancy believes everyone should be able to create art and has developed her own techniques to break down the creative process into easy-to-follow steps for students at all levels.

*All tuition payments and fees are non-refundable