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Youth Classes at The Square!

Little Big Planet Club
Taught by Trevor & Josh Hughes

Learn how to make video games through LittleBigPlanet! All levels are welcome and students will be paired into groups of similar skill level. LittleBigPlanet is a video game that takes the work, play and art of video game design and shrinks it down to an easy–to–do model for beginners!

Saturdays, January 28th – March 4th
Time: 12:30 – 2:30PM
Fee: $125/ student per session


Performance Art Workshop (Grades 7—12)
Taught by Jeff Ross & Elizabeth Harrison of the Belt Valley Shakespeare Players

Students will practice and prepare scenes from a Shakespeare comedy, tragedy, or history play, culminating in a lively afternoon performance. Using methods from Shakespeare’s Globe in London, and influence from museum galleries, actors will explore and “play” with language, movement, and character. This workshop is for actors and non-actors alike, and offers a great opportunity to participate in an ensemble performance of the Bard. 

Saturdays, Feb. 25th, Mar. 4th, Mar. 11th
Time: 2:30—4:30pm
Fees: $35/ student


K-1st Grade

Parent & Child Pottery
Taught by Dino Pfaff

All things messy! Parents and children will get to try their hand at making pottery together. Each team will make a variety of useful pots and get to try their hand at glazing their works of art.                                                                                                                                 
Wednesdays, January 25th – March 1st
Time: 4:00 – 5:30pm
Fees: $45 reservation fee


2nd - 4th Grade

All Things Messy
Taught by Ashleigh McCann

A wide variety of art materials and a whole museum to explore! Paint, draw and sculpt your way to new ideas.

Mondays, January 23rd – February 27th
NO CLASS ON FEBRUARY 20TH (PRESIDENTS’ DAY)
Time: 4:00—5:30pm
Fees: $30/ student 


Pottery
Taught by Dino Pfaff

No experience necessary! Learn the basics on how to use the potter’s wheel and glaze (decorate) your original pots using a variety of surface treatments.

Tuesdays, January 24th – February 28th
Time: 4:00 – 5:30pm
Fee: $45 reservation fee


5th - 8th Grade

Pottery
Taught by Dino Pfaff

No experience necessary! Learn the basics on how to use the potter’s wheel and glaze (decorate) your original pots using a variety of surface treatments.

Mondays, January 23rd – February 27th
NO CLASS ON FEBRUARY 20TH (PRESIDENTS’ DAY)
Time: 4:00 – 5:30pm
Fee: $45 reservation fee


Sculpture Vultures
Taught by Tess Jacobs

An introduction to materials and processes to make 3D Art.  Using everything from clay, to cardboard, foam, wood and paper, students will leave the class with several sculptures in a variety of media to take home!

Wednesdays, January 25th – March 1st
Time: 4:15 – 5:30pm
Fees: $30 reservation fee


Oil Painting
Taught by Ashleigh McCann

Self Portraits, Abstracts, Landscapes and more! Students will get to learn the basics of non-toxic oil painting and finish class with several unique pieces to take home.

Thursdays, January 26th – March 2nd
Time: 4 – 5:30PM
Fee: $30/student


Ages 14 and Up

Open Pottery (Ages 14 +)
Taught by Dino Pfaff

Open Pottery meets weekly and welcomes both the first-time mudders and those with experience. Those who attend are invited to explore a variety of art materials while enjoying the opportunity to socialize with their peers. Students in this class are welcome to attend once or on a weekly basis.

EVERY Saturday (January 28th – March 4th)
Time: 1:00 – 3:00pm
Fee: $5 Lab Fee per session


Open Painting (Ages 14 +)
Taught by Deb Martin

Open Painting meets weekly and welcomes both the first-time artists and those with experience. Those who attend are invited to explore a variety of art materials while enjoying the opportunity to socialize with their peers. Students in this class are welcome to attend once or on a weekly basis.

EVERY Saturday (January 28th – March 4th)
Time: 1:00 – 3:00pm
Fee: $5 Lab Fee per session


Beginning Pottery (Ages 14 +)
Taught by Don Marberg

No experience necessary! If you want to try your hand at using the potter’s wheel, THIS is your chance. Our professional team will teach you the basics of how to make and glaze (decorate) functional pottery.

Tuesdays, January 24th – March 14th
Time: 6:30 – 9:30 PM       
Fees: $125 class/ $35 supplies


Pottery 2 (Ages 14 +)
Taught by Lauren Smith

An in depth look at form and function: Pottery 2 provides insight into new and exciting opportunities both on and off the potter’s wheel. Expanded knowledge of clay, glazes and firing techniques are also covered in this class. Some experience is required.

Mondays, January 23rd – March 20th
NO CLASS ON FEBRUARY 20TH (PRESIDENTS’ DAY)
Time: 6:30 – 9:30pm
Fee: $125 class/ $35 supplies