childrens afterschool Art Program

Kids Classes 2021

Fall First session

Tuesdays   4 – 5:30    

September 14, 21,28, October 5, 12, 19. Make up October 26 – 6 weeks

 Drawing- using sketching pencils we will explore the various spectrum of drawing pencils and why and how we use them. We will explore tools and materials used with drawing and sketching; the children will be encouraged to experiment using many techniques. We will also be exploring with Charcoal pencil- we will experiment with charcoal drawing and learn about the various tools and techniques. Working in white on black as well as the traditional black on white. 

$15. Per class Deptford resident $20. Non- resident

$60.00 for all 6 weeks/ $70.00 for all 6 non- resident

Thursdays 4- 5:30pm 6 weeks

September 16, 23, 30, October 7, 14, 21, make up October 28

Watercolor for beginners- Exploring the world of everything watercolor. Creating a color chart and learning to blend color to create beautiful art.  We will learn the basics of watercolor, tools, and materials. This set of 6 to 8 classes would cover many techniques using watercolor with a project with each class supporting the technique learned in the session.

$15. Per class Deptford resident $20. Non-resident

$60.00 for all 6 weeks/ $70.00 for all 6 non-resident

Fall Second session

Tuesdays   4- 5:30pm

November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, December 7. Makeup December 14

Colored pencils and watercolor pencils– learn how to create and get the most out of the tools and materials for colored pencils. Blending and shading along with how to create a dynamic piece of art using colored pencils.

$15. Per class Deptford resident $20. Non-resident

$60.00 for all 6 weeks/ $70.00 for all 6 non-resident

Thursday 4- 5:30pm

November 4,11, 18,

Journals – we will create our own journal from a full sheet of paper 19 x 22.  Creating and surfacing pages with various art materials.  learn to create fun impactful pages with water soluble crayons, gesso, colored pencils. Exploring watercolor and various techniques to create beautiful pages to create whatever our whimsy takes us.  This class will help us to create our holiday art/crafts in the second half of this session.

Holiday gift giving– December 2, 9, 16- no class, Thursday, November 25

 Jewelry, holiday star book, tile art, are among a few of the items for gift giving. In these next few classes, we will concentrate on gift giving for the holidays.

$15. Per class Deptford resident $20. Non-resident

$60.00 for all 6 weeks/ $70.00 – for all 6 non-resident

Author: letterworksart

Graphic arts, Lettering arts, papermaking and book arts are all part of my world. I am past president of Philadelphia Calligraphers' Society and owner of Letterworks Art Studio where I work and play, gathering knowledge of the crafts and working for clients. On most evenings you will find me teaching and sharing my love of letters, paper and book arts. I hope to blog my journey and share a glimpse with you about my world of art.

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