Workshops for Scouts, Home School Groups, Church groups & 4-H Clubs can be arranged to earn badges or just for enrichment and fun. Call the Arts Center at (989) 723-8354. Dates and times can be arranged
Multi-Media Art Classes for K-8th Grades – Thursdays, After School
$10 Member/$12 Non-member per class (*unless otherwise noted) Student annual membership $20 or $50 Family Membership
September -December Classes will be held on Thursdays 4pm – 5:30pm, due to sports practices, games, dance, & recitals on Saturdays
(Please note: This schedule is still a work in progress. Check back for updates!
September 14 – Embellish Your Own Canvas Tennis Shoes! – Bring an old or new pair of tennis shoes and we will provide the paint and everything to jazz them up!
September 21 – Clay Studio – Make a slab built Jack-O-Lantern. Requires Glazing class on October 12. Linda Ruehle, Instructor
Requires glazing class to finish on October 12. Linda Ruehle, Instructor
October 5 – The Value of Shading – Learn shading styles of Cross Hatching, Blending and Stippling. Gwen Sutton, Instructor
October 19 – Annual Pumpkin Painting – Create a masterpiece for your front porch or entry! Let your enormous imagination go wild painting on a round canvas! Gwen Sutton & Linda Ruehle, Instructors
October 26 –
November 2 –
No Class on November 23
November 30 –
December 7 – Annual Gingerbread House Creations – How sweet it is! Elevate your creation to a new level with this long time tradition. The little houses make an awesome centerpiece or gift. Please leave your house to share in the Gingerbread Village for Sunday’s Children’s event.
Also Saturday, December 9 – Annual Gingerbread House Creations – 10am -11:30am & 1pm – 2:30pm. Please leave your house to share in the Gingerbread Village for Sunday’s Children’s event. Bring a box on Sunday to bring home your house.
Sunday, December 10 – Annual Children’s Holiday at the Center, 2pm – 4pm. This is a free event for pre-school and elementary ages. Music, art activities, visit by Santa, gingerbread cookie decorating and refreshments.
Dress for Mess & Fun!
2017 Home School Multi-Media Art Class Schedule
Wednesdays, 1pm – 2:30pm* Celebrate your Passion & Learn Something New!
2017 $10 SAC member/$12 Non-member each class per week unless otherwise noted*
(Need minimum of 6 students)
Pre-registration and payment required. Dress for Mess! (989) 723-8354 e-mail: email@example.com
$20 Annual Student Membership /$50 Family Annual Membership
October 4 – The Value of Shading – Learn shading styles of Cross Hatching, Blending and Stippling. Gwen Sutton, Instructor
October 11 – Pottery on the Wheel – Learn the basics of using the pottery wheel. Practice throwing skills while making FUNctional art! Clay is a wonderful, magical, creative material! Requires Glazing class to finish pieces. Linda Ruehle, Instructor
October 18- More Pottery on the Wheel – Learn the basics of using the pottery wheel. Practice throwing skills while making FUNctional art! Clay is a wonderful, magical, creative material! Requires Glazing class to finish pieces. Linda Ruehle, Instructor
October 25 –
November 8 & 15 – Clay Mask Making of Your Face – Create a mold of your face in week 1 with plaster gauze strips and week two, push clay into your mold to create a likeness of only you! Please bring a helper to apply strips to your face! If a student does not want plaster gauze on your face, student
No Class November 22-
November 29 – Glazing pottery – Finish pieces created in October and November classes to be fired. Potter and masks will be ready for pick up at next class.
December 6 –
Spring Break Workshops – over…but fun and super results! Thank you!
Wednesday, April 5, 1pm – 5pm – Super Hero Collage/Painting. ( Also an Oil Pastel Batik while waiting for painting background to dry) with Madelyn Walters – Grades K-8th welcome
Thursday, April 6, 1pm – 5pm- Food Art Fun! Decorate cupcakes and make owl appetizers & more! Call (989) 723-8354 to register (by April 4 for this class). Recommended for 3rd – 8th Grades.
Remember to visit Wendy’s in March & April for Celebration of Youth Art Month!
Wendy’s Celebration of Youth Art Month Project—This project will be an exhibit at Wendy’s Restaurant in the months of March & April. Whimsical Wall hangings. This will be an exciting process, experimenting with a wide array of materials and color to bring it all together! Canvas, Tempera paint, Polymer clay, fiber and sparkle! Sue Newcom & Linda Ruehle, Instructors $20 SAC member/$24 non-member
Visit the Student Center at Baker to see the Paper Mache Creatures, in March!
Opening Reception at Baker College Student Center Building will be Thursday, March 9, from 5:30pm – 7pm. Please invite friends, families, co-workers and stop by to view this creative exhibit by our SAC students in Celebration of Youth Art Month, in March!