Take Part In Art! After School Art

Wednesdays: 3:30 to 5:30
Instructor: Libby Birch

Sorry - All units have been filled for this season!

Unit A: October 2, 9 & 16 - CLASS FULL
Fly away into the world of Art and Science-Science and Art: “Birds, Trees and Me”
Explore and create trees and the birds that live in them. We’ll make bird feeders, take tree walk, make clay birds and paint birdhouses. Trees are the home to 100’s of different species of birds on our planet.

Unit B: November 6, 13 & 20 - CLASS FULL
Clay Babble Dabble Do
This is a messy, fun and feel good class. Why not make a bowl? Why not make a wind chime? Why not make an owl? Why not make an animal monster? Pinch, pull, press and pound. Roll, cut and paint. Let your talent shine!

Unit C: December 4, 11 & 18 - CLASS FULL
The Drawing Club 
Back to the drawing board! Dream and draw! Explore the art world of drawing sing markers, chalk, oil pastels, doodling, Zentangles and more! Express yourself through mark making and see the world in new ways. OCAC will provide a sketchbook that will inspire young artists to draw at home, in the car, in their bedroom, and at a friend’s house.

Unit D: January 8, 15 & 22 - CLASS FULL
Chinese Arts
This class will celebrate the Chinese New Year! Adventure into the arts of China. We’ll try calligraphy, paper cutting, and lanterns.

Unit E: February 12, 19 & 26 - CLASS FULL
Watercolor: Paint the World with Color
The three week unit will explore types of watercolor painting, various subjects and mixed media (combining watercolor with other art materials: Oil, Pastels and Crayon).

A New Way of Seeing - Photography
Take a photographic journey to the streets. The class will venture into the art of photographing learning to see in new ways, observing shadows, line, shapes, reflections, details, and patterns. Each artist will be given their own camera provided by OCAC for the duration of the class. The last day will concentrate on creating a photo album including a professional portrait. Express yourself through photography. Find those creative moments that will last forever.