Arts & Crafts are fun after school activities designed for children to engage and stimulate their imagination. Each session is a guided activity, covering a variety of arts and crafts and each session will feature a different project.
Classes will be held Wednesday s from 1:30 pm to 3 pm at the Veterans/Senior Center downstairs Craft Room. Each separate session will cost $38.00/child (includes supplies.)
Session 1: Paper & Fiber Crafts
9/5 Use every day items to compose an end of summer mixed media art picture.
9/12 Learn the craft of Iris Folding and create fall-themed cards.
9/19 Learn to sew. Students will make a fleece neck pillow
9/26 Sew and quilt a decorative piecework patch for their backpack/jeans/jacket.
Session 2: Mosaic Glass & Clay Crafts
10/3 Learn to make fused glass magnets.
10/10 Make a mosaic tile coaster.
10/17 Make a clay covered pen.
10/24 Students will create an art picture using clay.
Session 3: Beading, Leather and Paint Crafts
10/31 Introduction to beading, Students will learn pattern, design and create a beaded neck chain.
11/7 Introduction to leatherwork. Learn how to tool, and hole-punch leather to create a leather bracelet.
11/14 Learn the correct way to paint on wood and paint a seasonal picture.
11/22 Make pine a pine cone turkey.
Session 4: Holiday Themed Crafts
11/28 Make a decorative clay ornament.
12/5 Create Iris folded holiday cards and envelopes.
12/12 Decorate and trim felt stockings.
12/19 Introduction to Styrofoam.