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 FIRST STEPS PRE-SCHOOL ART PROGRAM AT WCS

ONLINE ENROLLMENT: www.wcsks.com under the “Collegiate Enrichment Academy”

Want to improve your child’s fine motor skills and pencil grip? Join us and have fun creating art projects based on children’s literature, which is read during class. Children experiment with different media while improving hand-eye coordination, problem solving skills and sequencing. Each week a different animal from a classic children’s book will be introduced and discussed at group time. Students will then work with collage materials and participate in a short drawing session each week. This class is offered to accommodate half-day students either before or after their regular classroom time.

Meets Mondays 11:20-12:05, Ages: 3-5, Rm. 1 in the EC Building

FIRST SESSION: NOCTURNAL ANIMALS
Students will learn about nocturnal insects, mammals, birds and reptiles and practice scissor, drawing and coloring skills to reproduce the animals
from literature read at group time.
Meets: Sept. 10, 24; Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; Nov. 5, 12, 19, 26.

Tuition is $265 for 11 weeks. Reg. fees may apply.

 

SECOND SESSION: DINOSAURS
Young artists will stamp, print, cut and glue a T-Rex, brontosaurus, stegosaurus, make a 3D erupting volcano, plaster dino bones, cool cave
art and more!

Meets: Dec. 3, 10, 17; Jan. 7, 14, 28; Feb. 11, 18, 25.

Tuition is $215 for the 9 weeks. Reg. fees may apply.

 

THIRD SESSION: UNDER THE SEA
Water animals will look amazing on our watercolor and tempera paint backgrounds. Children will learn about under water animals from all parts of the world including a crab, narwhal, penguin, seahorse, sea turtle, walrus and whale.

Meets: Mar. 4, 18, 25; Apr. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; May 6, 13, 20.

Tuition is $265 for the 11 weeks. Reg. fees may apply.

 


MONART DRAWING CLASSES AT WCS FOR EC & LS

 ONLINE ENROLLMENT: www.wcsks.com under the “Collegiate Enrichment Academy”

Students learn the basics of drawing while experimenting with new media including design-quality markers, colored pencils, chalk and oil pastels, watercolor and much more. This guided step-by-step method improves visual perception skills by breaking down the subject matter for children to see and follow along. We hope to see your child in class!

Class meets Mondays, 3:15-4:15 in the EC Art Room

 

FIRST SESSION: AFRICAN ANIMALS THEME
PAINT A LION ON CANVAS!
If you like to learn about animals this is the class for you! Students will learn how to draw lots of interesting animals including a rhino, cheetah, giraffe, crocodile, hornbill toucan and many more! Learn how to use watercolor pencils, watercolor paint, tempera cakes, chalk pastel, design markers and acrylic paint.

Meets: Sept. 10, 24; Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; Nov. 5, 12, 19, 26.

Tuition is $265 for 11 weeks. Reg. fees may apply.

 

SECOND SESSION: HARRY POTTER AND FANTASTICAL BEASTS
PAINT HEDWIG ON CANVAS!
If you like the world of magic join us to draw, paint and make sculptures inspired by characters from Harry Potter! Projects include an assemblage character block sculpture, drawing and painting wizards, mythical creatures, animal pets, make super fun crafts from movie props such as a furry Monster Book, wand and flying snitch and customize your own patronus.
Meets: Dec. 3, 10, 17; Jan. 7, 14, 28; Feb. 11, 18, 25.

Tuition is $215 for the nine weeks. Reg. fees may apply.

 

THIRD SESSION: ANCIENT EGYPT
PAINT A SARCOPHAGUS ON CANVAS!
Do you love ancient times? Have fun drawing, painting and sculpting while learning about King Tut, Queen Nefertiti, the pyramids and Sphinx, design a scarab broach, make modern day papyrus and paint with metallic acrylic paints!
Meets: Mar. 4, 18, 25; Apr. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; May 6, 13, 20.

Tuition is $265 for the 11 weeks. Reg. fees may apply.

 


Learning With Legos at WCS

ONLINE ENROLLMENT: www.wcsks.com under the “Collegiate Enrichment Academy”

In this language-arts based class, children will build the scenes from classical literature, build Lego food and plan menus, practice using play money, design construction vehicles and use tools, build through the alphabet and practice forming words with the Lego letters. Each “building challenge” is carefully planned to encourage creativity and ingenuity in a playful, exciting environment as lessons become more complex throughout each semester.
These classes are enjoyable for both boys and girls that have an interest in literature, science, math, building, invention or machines. Legos are the perfect medium to build with to improve fine motor skills, task completion, team-work, cooperation and enhance visual perception skills and spatial awareness. This is the perfect class for any child who is creative and likes to build with their hands!

Meets Tues. 11:20-12:05, in the EC Art Room Geared for ages: 3-6, half-day pre-school students

 

FIRST SESSION: Sept. 11, 18, 25; Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Nov. 6, 13, 20, 27. Tuition is $200 for the 12 weeks, reg. fees may apply

 

SECOND SESSION: Dec. 4, 11, 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29; Feb. 12, 19, 26. Tuition is $165 for the ten weeks, reg. fees may apply.

 

THIRD SESSION: Mar. 5, 19, 26; Apr. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; May 7, 14, 21. Tuition is $185.00 for the 11 weeks, reg. fees may apply