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SUMMER YOUTH EXHIBIT / AUG 3 / 5-6PM / TOURISM BLDG, S. 4TH ST.

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DRAW WHAT YOU SEE
Drawing techniques based on Betty Edwards' book, Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain, using traditional drawing materials & learning from observation.

Age: 9-12
Instructor: John McLaren
Date: June 4-8
Time: 1:00-3:00pm
Fee:  $70

BOOK ARTS
Participants will learn basic bookbinding skills while and more, including paste-papers & pop-ups  This is an opportunity to be precise with hand skills and respond intuitively in the creative process.

Age: 12+
Instructor: Justine Riley
Date: June 11-15
Time: 1:00-3:00
Fee: $70

WOODS
Learning the basics of wood turning using the wood lathe to cut beads and coves. Students will make individualized mallets and other small turned pieces. Multi-age groups.  Maximum 4 per group.

Age: 10-18
Instructor: Wyatt Severs
Date: June 18-20 (Mon-Wed)
Times: 11:00-12:30  / 1:00-2:30  / 3:00-4:30
Fee: $50

WATERCOLOR & MIXED MEDIA--FULL, call to be put on waiting list
A week of exploring watercolors + other media

Age: 6+
Instructor: Shannon Boyd
Date: June 18-22
Time: 10-Noon
Fee:  $70

CARTOON & COMICS : HOW TO GET THERE
Age: 11up
Instructor: Mickey Garrison
Date: June 18-22
Time: 3:00 - 5:00pm
Fee:  $70

MAKE IT BIG!
We will be making a float for the 4th of July Parade!  Plan it.  Build it.  Ride it.  

Age: 10+
Instructor: Justin Roberts
Date: June 25-29 + 4th of July Freedom Fest Parade! (optional)
Time: 1:00-3:00
Fee: $70

EMPTY BOWL FAMILY WORKSHOP
Come join us for a one hour workshop where your family will make bowls to use in NeedLine's "Empty Bowl" project, which helps raise money to combat food shortages for residents in Calloway County.  Each participant will create one bowl to giveaway, no experience necessary.  Feel free to donate what you want to help us cover materials!

Age: 8-100
Instructor: Debi Danielson
Date: July 3
Time: 1:00-2:00
Fee:  Donation

A LITTLE STITCH: EMBROIDERY
This 2-day workshop will explore embroidery stitches with a completed project.  Good for beginners!

Age: 8+
Instructor: Elaina Barnett
Date: July 5-6 (Thurs - Fri)
Time: 10:00am - Noon
Fee:  $30

ART EXPLORERS--FULL  call to be on waiting list
Each day will be a different creative exploration--from drawing, painting, printmaking & collage

Age: 6+
Instructor: Emily
Date: July 9-13
Time: 1:00-3:00pm
Fee:  $70

POP ART SCULPTURE:  EVERYDAY IN PAPERMACHE
Come join us as we use papermache to create everyday items, full of fun & whimsy!

Age: 7+
Instructor: Ann Gosser
Date: July 16-20
Time: 1:00-3:00
Fee:  $70

CLAY STUDIO
Working with basic clay hand building techniques, pinch coil and slab, students will construct both sculptural and functional works in clay. There will be drying, firing and glazing as students experience the clay process. Josh also gives the students an opportunity to try their hand on the potter’s wheel.  

Age: 6-8 & 9-11
Instructor: Josh Riley
Date: July 23-27
Time: 10:00-Noon for ages 6-8, 1:00-3:00 ages 9-11
Fee:  $90