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Workshops for Grades 1 - 12

Prerequisites:

Grades 1-3: Must have completed Kindergarten

Grades 4-6: Must have completed 3rd Grade

Grades 7-12: Must have completed 6th Grade

All sessions include the cost of a Summer Arts T-shirt!

Classes will be located in the Art & Design Building.
(AD-Art & Design, AWD-Art & Design West)

Art Stew

Students will use a variety of 2D and 3D media to create a different project everyday. The possibilities of projects are endless. $90 per session

Grades 1-3:

Session I 6/24-6/28 9-12 pm ADW 2139

Session II 7/22-7/26 1-4 pm ADW 2139

Grades 4-6:

Session III 6/24-6/28 9-12 pm ADW 2101

Session IV 7/22-7/26 1-4 pm ADW 2140

Ceramics/Sculpture

Work with clay and hand-building techniques in this two-week class. The students will

use other media to build sculptures in this extended class. $125 per session

Grades 1-3

Session I 6/24-7/5* 1-4 pm ADW 2139

Grades 4-6

Session II 6/24-7/5* 1-4 pm ADW 2140

Basic hand-building methods as well as wheel techniques will be the focus of this three week

class. Students will develop their skills to create several functional and sculptural

ceramic pieces. $160 per session

Grades 7-12

Session III 6/24-7/12* 9-12 pm ADW 2140

Art & Nature

Students will use 2D and 3D materials to make artwork inspired by the natural

environment. Students will also use natural materials to make their artwork. $75 per

session

Grades 1-3

Session I 7/1-7/5 * 9-12 pm ADW 2139

Grades 4-6

Session II 7/1-7/5* 9-12 pm ADW 2144

Art Around the World

Students will learn about different art styles from around the world. They will use 2D and

3D media to make artwork in the style of different cultures. $90 per session

Grades 1-3

Session I 7/8-7/12 9-12 pm ADW 2139

Grades 4-6

Session II 7/8-7/12 9-12 pm ADW 2101

Extraordinary Arts & Crafts

Students will see new and exciting approaches to using traditional craft materials. They

will make projects that go beyond paper and paint with unexpected materials. They will

be exposed to new processes while embracing their own creativity. $90 per session

Grades 1-3

Session I 7/8-7/12 1-4 pm ADW 2139

Grades 4-6

Session II 7/8-7/12 1-4 pm ADW 2140

Storybook Art

Learn about the illustrations of your favorite books and learn how to illustrate your own

book. $90 per session

Grades 1-3

Session I 7/15-7/19 9-12 pm ADW 2139

Grades 4-6

Session II 7/15-7/19 9-12 pm ADW 2140

Animals in Art

Students will explore animals with an artistic eye. They will be inspired by animals they

see everyday, artists who use animals, and their favorite animals from books. They will

use 2D and 3D media to make artwork inspired by our favorite creatures. Grades 1-3

Session will be $75; Grades 4-6 Session will be $90

Grades 1-3

Session I 7/15-7/19 1-4 pm ADW 2139

Grades 4-6

Session II 7/15-7/19 1-4 pm ADW 2140

Art through the Ages

Students will learn about different art styles throughout time. They will use 2D and 3D

media to make artwork in the style of different art history periods. $90 per session

Grades 1-3

Session I 7/22-7/26 9-12 pm ADW 2139

Grades 4-6

Session II 7/22-7/26 9-12 pm ADW 2140

Wearable Art

Use your imagination to design and create all things wearable: hats, jewelry, shirts,

masks, pins, and more! $90 per session

Grades 1-3

Session I 7/29-8/2 9-12pm ADW 2139

Grades 4-6

Session II 7/29-8/2 9-12pm ADW 2140

2D Creations

Students will be introduced to a variety of media & techniques for drawing, painting, and

collage. These projects will be made with mostly 2D materials. $90 per session

Grades 1-3

Session I 7/29-8/2 1-4 pm ADW 2139

Grades 4-6

Session II 7/29-8/2 1-4 pm ADW 2140

Mixed Media Art

Experience your personal freedom and expression when you combine a variety of

medias into one work of art. Students will create an assortment of two-dimensional

artworks all using more than one medias. Some medias may include: pen and ink,

graphite, charcoal, watercolor paint, acrylic paint, collage materials, and more. $90 per

session

Grades 7-12

Session I 6/24-6/28 1-4 pm AD 2206

Drawing

The two weeks of this course will give students the opportunity to use various drawing

media such as charcoal, pastels, colored pencils, and drawing pencils to make several

drawings of a variety of subjects. $130 per session

Grades 7-12

Session I 7/8-7/19 1-4 pm ADW 2103

Sketchbook Techniques

Students will learn how creative and complex a sketchbook can become. They will use

several 2D materials and techniques to transform sketchbook pages into works of art.

$75 per session

Grades 7-12

Session I 7/1-7/5 * 1-4 pm AD 2206

Illustration Art

Young artists will get the chance to explore the world of Illustration Art. This includes,

but not limited to, the following art forms: original art for books, graphic novels, comic

books, newspaper strips, and film animation. All work in this class will be drawn by

hand. $90 per session

Grades 7-12

Session I 7/15-7/19 9-12 pm AD 2206

Digital Photography

During this session, students will have the opportunity to briefly explore various aspects

of digital photography. They will experiment with different digital camera techniques,

composition concepts, and basic Photoshop skills. Photos subjects may include: nature,

landscapes, architecture, portraits, and more. All students must provide their own basic

digital camera. $90 per session

Grades 7-12

Session I 7/22-7/26 9-12 pm AD 2214

Painting

Learn about basic painting techniques using acrylic and watercolor paints in this

intensive two-week course. Not only will they experiment with different materials, but

paint a variety of subjects. $130 per session

Grades 7-12

Session I 7/22-8/2 1-4 pm ADW 2101

Arts & Crafts

This session will expose students to new concepts that bridge the gap between Art &

Craft. They will use materials they must sometimes be designated as "crafts" but can be

easily turned into unique works of art. Projects will include as least one "wearable"

project and others using both 2D and 3D materials. Projects may include: dying,

knitting, crocheting, weaving, spray paint, screen prints, jewelry, sewing, etc. $90 per

session

Grades 7-12

Session I 7/29-8/2 9-12 pm ADW 2144

*During the week of 7/1-7/5, there will be no classes held on July 4th.

Exhibition:

An exhibition will open at the Art & Design Gallery from July 22rd to August 4th with a

closing reception on Sunday, August 4th from 2 - 4 displaying one item from each child

from each class. Artwork will remain on display until 3:30 pm.

For more information, call 618-650-3183 or email our coordinator, Andrea Kumlin, at ajkumlin@gmail.com

Registration form available at: http://www.siue.edu/artsandsciences/art/summerarts/pdf/Registration_Sheet.pdf

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