MONART DRAWING CLASSES
Students learn the basics of drawing while experimenting with new media including markers, colored pencils, chalk and oil pastel, watercolor and much more. This guided step-by-step method improves visual perception skills by breaking down the subject matter for young children to see and follow along with. Parents and teachers report an improvement in fine motor skills and handwriting. *Please send a peanut and nut free snack with your child each week.
Meets Fridays 3:30-4:30 in the 3-5 Tech Lab., Ages 1-6th grade
FIRST SESSION: UNDER THE SEA PAINT A DOLPHIN ON CANVAS BOARD!
Draw and paint some of the coolest animals on Earth including a giant squid, manatee, trigger fish, dolphin and a coral reef scene. Students will enjoy lots of water media including wax pastels, water soluble graphite sticks, acrylic paint, watercolor and collage.
Meets: Sept. 10, 17, 24; Oct. 8, 15, 22, 29.
Tuition is $80 for 7 weeks.
SECOND SESSION: FANTASY CREATURES PAINT A DRAGON ON CANVAS BOARD!
This class is perfect for anyone that has an active imagination or likes to create their own fantastical beasts. Projects include a dragon, wizard, centaur, unicorn, mer-pets, make a fairy house, design a castle, paint an enchanted forest scene and create your own unique animals when we play a group game called “Creatures.”
Meets: Jan. 21, 28; Feb. 4, 11, 25; Mar. 4, 11, 25.
Tuition is $90 for 8 weeks.
GROSS SCIENCE THEME – Fake vomit, blood and poop oh my! The human body is extraordinary but also pretty gross! Learn about boogers, blood, decomposition, bodily functions and more while carrying out gloriously messy, sticky, icky, gross science experiments and craft projects. Activities include slimy boogers, squishy eyeballs, fake vomit, blood smoothies, burp bags and playing “fling a poo” game.
Meets Fri. 3:30-4:30 in the 3-5 Tech Lab., Ages 1-6th grade.
Dates: Nov. 5, 12, 19; Dec. 3, 10, 17; Jan. 7, 14.
Tuition is $90 for 8 weeks.
Lego Classes at St. Mark’s
Calling all builders, makers and creative kids! Enroll your child in after school Learning with Legos classes to enhance their creativity and engineering skills. Fun weekly challenges will encourage your young makers to work together to create a prototype, test it and problem solve any mistakes. Projects include a Rube Goldberg inspired marble run, design a load bearing bridge, build and race a variety of vehicles, invent wind powered futuristic structures, create a maze for our Botley robot, learn about chain reactions, assemble space ships, zip lines and more! Students can also look forward to re-creating their Lego ideas to take home with recyclables and “junk art” materials from our stash at The Art Park. *Please send a nut and peanut free snack with your child each week.
Meets: Fridays 3:30-4:30 in the 3-5 Tech Lab., Ages 1-6th grade.
Dates: Apr. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; May 6, 13, 20.
Tuition is $90 for the 8 weeks.