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After School Programs

Winter 2018

Choose from 5 great options each week!

Click on each class to learn more:

Monday: Hand Building (ages K-8)

At The Trailhead

4:00-5:30

Session 1 ~ 5 weeks (Jan. 8- Feb. 12) ~ $120 includes supplies (10% off for members)

Session 2 ~7 weeks  (Feb. 26- April 9) ~ $168 includes supplies (10% off for members)

 

Students will learn the basics of hand-building with clay including slab, coil, slip & score, and pinch pots. Kids love working with clay, connecting with the earth, and the variety of art that can be created in ceramics. All students will have an understanding of the creative process, drying, firing, and glazing finished works of art! Students may ride the Moose Bus up to The Grand Lodge where Ms. Kara will meet them and walk them to the Trailhead. Pick up is at the Trailhead at 5:30 PM.

Tuesday: Wheel Throwing (ages K-8)

At The Art Studio ~ 111 Elk

4:00-5:30

Session 1 ~ 6 weeks (Jan. 9- Feb. 13) – This Session is FULL.

Session 2 ~7 weeks  (Feb. 27- April 10) ~ $193 includes supplies (10% off for members)

 

Explore the next level of ceramics and spend 6-7  weeks working exclusively on the wheel in a small, intimate 2 or 3 student group. Learn the techniques of preparing the clay, including wedging clay, centering on the wheel, pulling vessels and throwing a variety of pieces, glazing, and how pottery is fired in the kiln. Class is limited to 3 students, providing plenty of one-on-one time with the instructor. At the Art Studio, located at 111 Elk Avenue.

Wednesday: Art (ages K-8)

At The Trailhead

4:00-5:30

Session 1 ~ 6 weeks (Jan. 10- Feb. 14) ~ ~ $120 includes supplies (10% off for members)

Session 2 ~7 weeks  (Feb. 28- April 11) ~ $140 includes supplies (10% off for members)

 

Each week, students will  explore a different Art Medium ~ Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Jewelry, and more! Please be sure to pack a snack for the afternoon.

Thursday: Advanced Ceramics (ages 9-11)

At the Art Studio

4:00-5:30

Session 1 ~ 6 weeks (Jan. 11- Feb. 15) – This session is FULL.

Session 2 ~7 weeks  (Mar. 1- April 12) – This session is FULL.

 

Students will continue their exploration of both hand-building and wheel throwing  techniques. This class is designed for older students~ ages 9-11 ~ with or without previous ceramics experience. All students will gain a deeper understanding of the creative process, drying, firing, and glazing finished works of art! Please be sure to pack a lunch for the afternoon. 

Friday: Advanced Art (ages 9-11)

At The Trailhead

4:00-5:30

Session 1 ~ 6 weeks (Jan. 12- Feb. 16) ~ $120 includes supplies (10% off for members)

Session 2 ~7 weeks  (Mar. 2- April 13) ~ $140 includes supplies (10% off for members)

 

Each week, students will  explore a different Art Medium ~ Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Jewelry, and more! This class is designed for older kids ~ 9-11 ~ with or without previous art experience. Please be sure to pack a snack for the afternoon.

Crested Butte Kids Jewelry Design

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Fall & Winter Hours: Wed-Sun, 10am – 4pm

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970-349-7160

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