Children's Classes Summer 2022





Ancient ART Adventures!” 


Ages 6-12, 

“Mom & Me” ages 3-5

 

COST: $96 for 8 classes or $13 per class

 

 8 creative art lessons using drawing, painting and sculpture methods based on ancient cultures and dinosaurs seen at Utah Natural History Museum. 


Ages 6-12 Class times: 

Wednesdays 3:00-4:00 pm OR 4:30-5:30 pm

Thursdays 3:00-4:00 pm OR 4:30-5:30 pm

Mom & Me Class time: Thursdays 11:00-12:00


Sign up for the whole summer and SAVE! OR Sign up for individual classes






Class Curriculum and Dates:

 

June 8, 9: Quick sketching & art bags: learn how to quick sketch 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.   


June 15, 16: Colored Pencil Utah Habitat Zones: We will be learning how to draw Utah native animals and their habitats


June 17, 1:30-3:30 pm: Seek & Sketch Field Trip: please pre-order your group discount tickets and sketch books by June 10.  


June 29, 30: Watercolor Velociraptors: Drawing and watercolor painting techniques will be taught for this lesson on how to draw & paint Velociraptors.


July 6, 7: Model Magic Anasazi Pottery: Using Crayola model magic we will sculpt some pottery.


July 13, 14: Dinosaur Acrylic Paintings: A drawing and acrylic painting lesson on canvas


July 20, 21: Fish Fossil Paintings: we will be using oil pastels and watercolors to learn how to draw fossils.


July 27, 28: Bee Prints: We’ll learn how to draw and then scratch out Bees on special foam paper that we will use to print with ink.


August 10, 11: Pictograph Slabs: We will draw and paint ancient pictographs on plaster.



REGISTER HERE!





*** Utah Natural History Museum Seek & Sketch Field Trip***

Enhance your child’s educational experience for these summer art classes by attending this field trip at the Utah Natural History Museum. 


We have the opportunity to go in as a field trip which is a HUGE ticket discount.  There are a few stipulations to qualify for this.  We must have an adult chaperone for every 6 children.  Please eat lunch before you come on the field trip. Please carpool as much as possible. 


**Seek & Sketch Notebook:  This is not required but I have made a book that will take the kids through the museum looking for items to sketch that will be part of our curriculum for the summer.  I HIGHLY RECOMMEND purchasing one.  They are printed and spiral bound. 

 

June 17, 1:30-3:30 pm.

Discounted Ticket Costs: (must pre-order by June 10)

Students & other children: $4

Adults/Chaperones: $7

Seek & Sketch Book (specially printed for this event): $4

 

**Children under age 10 must be accompanied by a Parent/Guardian for the Field Trip



REGISTER FOR FIELD TRIP HERE!







Ages 10-12 Advanced Class


COST: $96 for 8 classes or $13 per class


This class follows the same curriculum as the Teen class


Advanced ages 10-12 Class times: Tuesdays 11:00-12:00


June 7: Quick sketching & art bags: learn how to quick sketch 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.


June 14: Colored Pencil Utah Habitat Zones: We will be learning how to draw Utah native animals and their habitats


June 17, 1:30-3:30 pm: Seek & Sketch Field Trip: please pre-order your group discount tickets and sketch books by June 1.


June 27: Watercolor Velociraptors: Drawing and watercolor painting techniques will be taught for this lesson on how to draw & paint Velociraptors.


July 5: Wood Burning Dinosaurs: A favorite of the students each summer… we will be wood burning dinos this year.


July 12: Dinosaur Acrylic Paintings: A drawing and acrylic painting lesson on canvas


July 19: Fish Fossil Drawings: we will be using graphite on grey paper for these awesome fossil drawings.


July26: Bee Prints: We’ll learn how to draw and then scratch out Bees on special foam paper that we will use to print with ink.


August 9: Pictograph Slabs: We will draw and paint ancient pictographs on plaster.



REGISTER HERE!







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