Makers Club

February 3rd, 2018, from 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm
CHILDREN'S ART CLASSES with Carbondale Community Arts

Carbondale Community Arts 
hosts art classes for children grades 1-6. Each class will focus on a specific theme or art material. The club will meet the first Saturday of the month,  2 - 4:30 PM at Artspace 304. Each class is $15, ($36 per month/3 classes) which covers the cost of art materials and snack. Maximum 10 children per session. 

Classes will be led by CCA Program Coordinator, Artist, and Art Educator, Stephanie Dukat. 
2018 Class Line Up 
January 6 - NO MAKERS CLUB, Stay Warm!
February 3 -  Drawing & Painting on Clay 
Makers will learn the basics of ceramics, each student will be provided with a leather hard plate. We will learn about how use tools for texture, draw and paint with colored underglazes on to the clay's surface. After the work is fired it will be glazed clear and ready for the table or the wall. Artwork Pick up will be determined by firing schedule.
March 3 - Block Printing with Linoleum 
April 7 -  String Installation
Makers Club will take over a wall in the Artspace 304 Gallery and help create an interactive community installation promoting. 
May 5 -  Floral Paintings 
We will use the exhibit Flora as our inspiration. We will take a tour of the Artspace 304 gallery, sketch, discuss the artwork and different styles. Using a still-life e will create our own floral masterpieces using watercolors, oil pastel, and tissue paper.  
June 2 - Pinhole Cameras
Working with a local photographer, Makers club will construct their very own pin hole camera. We will use our handmade cameras to document the outside world at Artspace 304. We will develop our film and discuss the process. 
JULY & AUGUST >> No Saturday Makers Club Meetings
> PAPERS. SCISSOR. ART. CAMP. > Week Long Camps. Schedule to be announced. 
> Space Craft (dates TBD) Exploring the depths of space through arts and craft. 
September 1 - Art Kites
October 6 - Felt Monsters
Makers will use felt and fabric, we will learn basic sewing skills and break out the sewing machine to create their own felt monster. 
November 3-  Clay Trophies 
Makers will master the coil, score and slip! The class will take a tour of the Gallery at Artspace 304, looking at the Clay Cup exhibit. We will look, discuss makes perfect clay cup and sketch. Using the cups on display will put our own spins in it to built clay trophies, sculpting extra details, and using colored slips to decorate the surface!
December 1 - Ornament Making Party
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