Children's Art Classes Summer 2021









Summer 2021 Art Classes



 8 creative art lessons using drawing, painting and sculpture methods based on birds seen at The Tracy Aviary. 

COST: $90 for 8 classes or $12 per class

Weekly Schedule:
Mom & Me (ages 2-5): Thursdays 11:00-12:00

Ages 6-12: 
Wednesdays 1:30-2:30 **Full
Wednesdays 4:30-5:30
Thursdays 3:00-4:00
Thursdays 4:30-5:30

Preschool Class (ages 4-5): Thursdays 1:30-2:30

Advanced 10-12: Tuesdays 11:00-12:00


Curriculum Schedule

June 9, 10: Quick sketch Birds & art bags: learn how to quick sketch birds to be prepared for our field trip to the Aviary. Paint your drawstring bag to take on the field trip or use for the summer classes. Includes sketch book for the summer.


June 14: Tracy Aviary Field Trip, 10:00-1:00 (see more info below)


June 30/July 1: Duck Drawings: we will be drawing all different kinds of ducks with pencils and markers.


July 7, 8: Watercolor Peacocks: Drawing and watercolor painting techniques will be taught for this lesson on how to draw & paint Peacocks.


July 14, 15: Model Magic Funky Birds: Using Crayola model magic and wires we will make our funky bird sculptures.


July 21, 22: Owl Acrylic Paintings: A drawing and acrylic painting lesson on canvas


July 28, 29: Slick Stick Woodpeckers: We will be using Crayola Slick sticks on paper for these bird drawings.


August 4, 5: Scratch Art Flamingos and Feathers: We’ll learn how to draw and then scratch out Flamingos on this fun paper that is great for textures.


August 11, 12: Water Soluble Oil Pastel Parrots: We’ll use these unique oil pastels that turn into paint when you add water.


All Art lessons taught by Nicole Knight in Erda, Utah



Mom & Me (ages 2-5): Thursdays 11:00-12:00
Ages 6-12: 
Wednesdays 1:30-2:30 **This class is FULL
Wednesdays 4:30-5:30 Register for Wed 4:30-5:30
Thursdays 3:00-4:00     Register for Th 3:00-4:00
Thursdays 4:30-5:30     Register for Th 4:30-5:30

Preschool Class (ages 4-5): Thursdays 1:30-2:30






Ages 10-12 Advanced Class

COST: $90 for 8 classes or $12 per class


June 8: Quick sketch Birds & art bags: learn how to quick sketch birds to be prepared for our field trip to the Aviary. Paint your drawstring bag to take on the field trip or use for the summer classes. Includes sketch book for the summer.


June 14: Tracy Aviary Field Trip, 10:00-1:00


June 29: Charcoal Duck Drawings: we will be drawing all different kinds of ducks and learning shading with charcoal pencils.


July 6: Watercolor Peacocks: Drawing and watercolor painting techniques will be taught for this lesson on how to draw & paint peacocks.


July 13: Marker Birds: We will be using double ended markers to draw a bird of your choice.


July 20: Wood Burned Owls: We will be wood burning our favorite owls. Alternative drawing project will provided for those that don’t want to wood burn.


July 27: Prismacolor Pencil Birds: We will be using double ended markers to draw a bird of your choice.


August 3: Scratch Art Flamingos and Feathers: We’ll learn how to draw and then scratch out Flamingos on this fun paper that is great for textures.

August 10: Water Soluble Oil Pastel Parrots: We’ll use these unique oil pastels that turn into paint when you add water.




***Tracy Aviary Sketch Field Trip***

Enhance your educational experience for these summer art classes by attending this field trip. 

JUNE 14, 10:00 am-1:00 pm. Cost: ages 2-12, $8, ages 13 & up, $12 


Bring a sack lunch, water and sunscreen and we will eat lunch at 12:30.


Meet at the Tracy Aviary at Liberty Park, 589 E 1300 S, SLC. Pick up at 1:00. If your child needs a ride into SLC from Tooele, please make arrangements with Nicole before hand. 

Options in registration to sign up and pay for extra family members or friends and add on a sketch book for them to participate. ALL CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 10 MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT. 










COVID-19 SAFETY RULES:

CLASSES WILL HAVE 8 OR LESS STUDENTS
HANDS, TABLES WILL BE DISINFECTED BETWEEN CLASSES
FACE MASKS ARE RECOMMENDED BUT NOT REQUIRED TO COME TO CLASS

ANY IMMUNE SUPPRESSED STUDENTS MAY WANT TO RECONSIDER COMING TO CLASS 
IF YOU HAVE BEEN EXPOSED OR HAVE A FEVER, COUGH, COLD OR OTHER COVID SYMPTOMS PLEASE STAY HOME
ANY MISSED OR CANCELED CLASSES DUE TO QUARANTINE WILL BE RESCHEDULED





















Don't see the times that will work for your schedule?  Please contact Nicole for alternatives.

All Lessons taught by Nicole Knight
The Creative Arts Studio
Erda, Utah
801-671-8715
nicole@thecreativeartsstudio.com