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After School Programs

Fall 2017

Choose from four great options for fall!

Tuesdays: Wheel Throwing/Pottery - Kindergartners to age 8

Wednesdays: Specialty Art at The Trailhead - 3 Choices!

Thursdays: Wheel Throwing - Ages 9-11

Fridays: Kindergarten 1/2 Days

Tues: Wheel Throwing

(Ages K-8)

Explore the next level of ceramics and spend 8 full 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.

 

Parents may drop off or students may ride the CBCS Activity bus.  Be sure to pack a snack for the afternoon.

Tuesdays, Sept 5 – Oct 31

(8 weeks, No class the week of Oct 10)

 

4:00 – 5:30 pm

 

Ages Kindergarten-8

 

Fees:

  • $185 (10% discount for Trailhead Members)
  • $25 Supply Fee

Location: The Art Studio, 111 Elk Ave, Crested Butte

Thur: Wheel Throwing

(Ages 9-11)

Explore the next level of ceramics and spend 8 full 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.

 

Parents may drop off or students may ride the CBCS Activity bus.  Be sure to pack a snack for the afternoon.

The current session (Sept 7 – Nov 2) is now full.  

You may still register for next session, Thursdays Nov. 9 – Dec. 21

 

(6 Weeks, no class Nov. 23)

 

4:00 – 5:30 pm

 

Ages 9-11

 

Fees:

  • $140 (10% discount for Trailhead Members)
  • $25 Supply Fee

Location: The Art Studio, 111 Elk Ave, Crested Butte

Wed: Specialty Art Sessions

All sessions are 4:00-5:30pm

At The Trailhead!

Origami for Everyone!

Wed, Sept 6 – Sept 27

(4 Weeks)

Ages Kindergarten-11, Beginners to Advanced!

Fee: $65 includes supplies

Glass & Tile Mosaics    

Wed, Oct 4 – Nov 1

(4 Weeks – No Class Oct 11)

Ages Kindergarten-11

Fee: $95 includes supplies

Exciting Gifts: Make your own cards, ornaments, and gifts!  

Each week we’ll explore a new artistic medium- Dibble and dabble in painting, printmaking, designing your own ornaments, sculpture and more!   

Wed, Nov 8- Dec 13  

(5 weeks – No class Nov 22)

Ages Kindergarten-11

Fee: $95 includes supplies

Fri: Kindergarten 1/2 Days

We are excited to offer a 1/2 day program for kindergartners to learn and play after school on Fridays.  Each Friday, students will participate in an exciting art or science project followed by play time in the museum.  Students will use real artists’ materials, explore nature, play outside, and enjoy all the fun exhibits in the museum.  Register for 1 day or for the whole school year for our Kindergarten Play Day from 1:30 – 5:00 PM and explore, create, play and learn with experienced teachers in a fun and safe environment.

 

Supervised bus transportation available to and from the Trailhead.

Age: Kindergartners

Time: 1:30- 5:00 pm

Dates: Fridays, Sept. 8 – May 18

  • This program does NOT run during CBCS School Breaks, Parent/Teacher Conferences, and Teacher Professional Days.
  • We encourage you to sign up for full-day camps instead on these Fridays:
    • Oct. 13, Nov. 10, Dec. 29, Jan. 5, Feb. 23, Mar. 30, Apr. 20 and May 25.

 

Price:

  • $40/day
  • Sign-up for all Fridays and receive an additional 10% and the option to pay in 3 installments.
  • Additional 10% Discount for Annual Members

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

PO Box 1508
Crested Butte CO, 81224

970-349-7160

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