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Saturday: Intro to Sculpture [Ages 8-12]

04/21/2018 12:00 PM - 06/16/2018 01:30 PM ET

Category

Youth Classes + Workshops

Admission

  • $218.00

Location

Studio

Summary

Join us for fun and inventive projects in clay. (click title for more info)

Teaching Artist: Susan Mitrano
Saturdays, 12:00-1:30pm: 7 sessions
April 21 - June 16, 2018 (no class 5/12, 5/26)
Members: $177 | Regular: $193
Late fee of $25 will apply from April 14, 2018

Description

Learn the fundamentals of working with clay, as well as how to use clay modeling tools, cutters, scrapers, and more. Students will sketch designs and consider colors as they learn to plan and then execute both whimsical and thoughtful sculptures. A great class for increasing fine motor skills, visual perception and idea generation!

About the Teaching Artist: A native of West Windsor, Susan Mitrano is a certified K-12 Art Teacher who has taught in Princeton, Bridgewater and Montgomery schools as well as community art centers in NJ and PA.  She has a BFA from Syracuse University in graphic design with a minor in photography.  After a 15-year career as a designer and art director, Ms. Mitrano earned her BA in Art Education at The College of NJ.  She is long time watercolorist, studying with Robert O’Brien, AWS in Vermont and others locally.  She studied ceramics with Ursula Kaplowitz and enjoys working in many kinds of clay.  She is also an avid printmaker and loves to share her knowledge of art history and art-making with the children she teaches.

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