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After School Programs

Spring 2017

Choose from three great after school options this Spring!

Tuesdays: Advanced Art - Jewelry Making

Wednesdays: Outdoor Art Adventure

Thursdays: Paint Like an Artist

All classes are held at The Trailhead Children’s Museum.

All classes begin the week of May 16 and will run for 4 weeks.

Advanced Art: Jewelry Making

Everyone loves to make jewelry! Explore a variety of jewelry making techniques and learn how to make professional looking jewelry with crimp beads and clasps. Be inspired by different cultures and use a variety of glass and hand-made beads. Students will create their own beads using Sculpey clay as well as pick from a variety of exciting beads and materials to make unique pieces!

 

Students can ride the Moose Bus up from CBCS to meet Ms. Kara at the bus stop across the street from “The Store” in Mt. CB, or parents may drop them off at The Trailhead. Pick up is at the Trailhead at 5:30 pm.

Tuesdays, May 16 – June 6

 

4:00 – 5:30 pm

 

Ages 9-11

 

Fee: $75 (10% discount for Trailhead Members)

Supply Fee Included

 

 

Location: The Trailhead Children’s Museum

Outdoor Art Exploration

Spring is an excellent time to get inspired by nature! Students will learn to create art in their natural surroundings. We will use watercolors to paint mountains, make beautiful Andy Goldsworthy inspired Nature Art, make your own View Finder and see the world through a new perspective, and learn about texture, light and shadow by sensory exploration. Students will have outside time to explore as well as use of a variety of art materials at the Trailhead! In the event of rain, we will still work on nature inspired projects inside the Trailhead! Sign up with a friend and save $5.00 Be sure to pack a snack for the afternoon.

 

Students can ride the Moose Bus up from CBCS to meet Ms. Kara at the bus stop across the street from “The Store” in Mt. CB, or parents may drop them off at The Trailhead. Pick up is at the Trailhead at 5:30 pm.

Wednesdays, May 17 – June 7

 

4:00 – 5:30 pm

 

Ages: Kindergarten – 9

 

Fee: $65 (10% discount for Trailhead Members)

Drop-ins welcome for $20.

 

Sign up with a friend, and each receive $5 off!

 

Location: The Trailhead Children’s Museum

Paint Like a Famous Artist

Students will view art from famous artists and talk about their work. We will learn different painting techniques from 4 famous artists; Georgia O’Keefe, Vincent Van Gogh, Fridah Kahlo, and Wassily Kandinsky. Each week we will practice different artistic styles including abstract, landscapes, self portraits, and floral details. Students will use acrylic paint on canvas to create 4 colorful works of art! Be sure to pack a snack for the afternoon and wear your “art clothes!”

 

Students can ride the Moose Bus up from CBCS to meet Ms. Kara at the bus stop across the street from “The Store” in Mt. CB, or parents may drop them off at The Trailhead. Pick up is at the Trailhead at 5:30 pm.

Thursdays, May 18 – June 8

 

4:00 – 5:30 pm

 

Ages: Kindergarten – 9

 

Fee: $75 (10% discount for Trailhead Members)

Supply fee included.

 

 

Location: The Trailhead Children’s Museum

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