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Young Artist Program

Classes are 6-weeks long unless noted. To see Winter Garden classes, click on link in yellow bar at top.

ArtCamp registration is Open!

Registration is ongoing for Summer Sessions!

See the schedule for Classses and Workshops, below.

Summer Session 2017: June 12 – August 5
ArtCamp 2017: June 5 to July 28

Crealdé School of Art's Young Artist Program offers over 20 classes a session for children from age 4 through high school. Hands-on instruction in painting and drawing, ceramics and sculpture, photography, printmaking and mixed-media is conducted in a non-competitive environment by professional artists using well-equipped art-making studios. Most classes for younger children are offered on Saturday mornings; teens have more options, meeting after school as well as on the weekend.

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ARTCAMP

A Week to Discover Art! (ages 4 to 5)
Instructor: Ken Foster
SESSION 1A: June 5–9, 8:45–11:45 am, Monday–Friday
SESSION 1B: June 5–9, 1–4 pm, Monday–Friday
Calling the pre-kindergarten set – let’s get our hands dirty! Choose one week of half days – morning or afternoon – filled with hands-on exploration in two- and three-dimensional art. This program is designed to nurture creativity in our youngest children at a pace that permits self expression and success.
Members $165 • Non-members $190

A Week of Art Exploration! (ages 5 to 8)
SESSION 2: June 5–9, 8:45–11:50 am, Monday–Friday
Let your imagination soar during this week of half days – morning or afternoon – filled with creative adventures! Our young artists work with three different instructors as they create artwork in sculpture, clay, and painting & drawing. There is a 10-minute break between each class.
Members $165 • Non-members $190

Advanced Art Studio: Painting & Drawing (ages 13 to 17)
Instructor: Fabiola Hansen   
SESSION 3: June 5–9, 12:30–4:30 pm, Monday–Friday
Immerse yourself in acrylics and watercolor as you learn paint handling and color mixing, as well as traditional and experimental approaches to painting.
Members $215 • Non-members $240

Advanced Art Studio: 2-D - Mixed Media (ages 13 to 17)
Instructor: Sheryl Odza   
SESSION 3: June 5–9, 12:30–4:30 pm, Monday–Friday
When you combine painting, drawing, printing and other materials the creative possibilities are endless. Look for inspiration from famous artists as you experiment with layering, collage and transfer techniques.
Members $215 • Non-members $240

Advanced Art Studio: Film Photography (ages 13 to 17)
Instructor: Trish Cortes   
SESSION 3: June 5–9, 12:30–4:30 pm, Monday–Friday
Put our 35mm and Holga cameras into action to explore subject matter, composition and light, then develop and print negatives with “green” chemicals in the darkroom.
Members $215 • Non-members $240

Advanced Art Studio: Digital Photography (ages 13 to 17)
Instructor: Laurie Hagemaier  
SESSION 3: June 5–9, 11 am–3 pm, Monday–Friday
At the Hannibal Square Heritage Center
Learn the basics of digital photography to make photographs using our DSLR cameras to explore composition, light and balance. Get creative with basic Photoshop editing techniques in our state-of-the-art digital classroom.
Members $215 • Non-members $240

Advanced Art Studio: Wheel Throwing (ages 13 to 17)
Instructor: Belinda Glennon  
SESSION 3: June 5–9, 12:30–4:30 pm, Monday–Friday
Create pottery on the wheel! Center, stretch and manipulate clay until a form emerges. Then alter and combine forms to create functional and decorative art. Experiment with a variety of surface treatments to finish your piece.
Members $215 • Non-members $240

Advanced Art Studio: Sculpture (ages 13 to 17)
Instructor: David Cumbie  
SESSION 3: June 5–9, 12:30–4:30 pm, Monday–Friday
Face masks, figurines and life-size heads will be sculpted during this weeklong exploration of the sculpture process. Students will be introduced to a variety of materials and construction techniques.
Members $215 • Non-members $240

Two Weeks of Multimedia! (ages 8 to 12)
SESSION 4: June 12–22, 8:45 am–5:15 pm, Monday–Thursday
SESSION 5: June 26–July 6*, 8:45 am–5:15 pm, Monday–Thursday
SESSION 6: July 10–20, 8:45 am–5:15 pm, Monday–Thursday
Crealdé's most popular pick! This two-week session is packed with creative projects in painting, printmaking, photography, ceramics, sculpture and more, with a daily hands-on activity in each medium. Campers bring bag lunches for daily picnics. Supervision is provided until 5:30 pm. Among our professional artist faculty are returning camp favorites and new faces, including Patricia Byron, Trish Cortes, David Cumbie, Ken Foster, Belinda Glennon, Fabiola Hansen, David Hunter and Wendi Swanson.
Members $400 • Non-members $425
*Prorated & excluding July 4th holiday. Members $350 •
Non-members $375

A Week of Art Exploration! (ages 5 to 8)
SESSION 7: July 24–28, 12:45-3:50 pm Monday – Friday
Let your imagination soar during this week of half days – morning or afternoon – filled with creative adventures! Our young artists work with three different instructors as they create artwork in sculpture, clay, and painting & drawing. There is a 10-minute break between each class.
Members $165 • Non-members $190

ADULT-CHILD WORKSHOPS

The registration fee for the following Adult-Child Workshops includes both participants. Registration deadlines are one week prior to the workshop date.

WKYA40 Absolutely Abstract (ages 12 and up) –NEW
Instructor: Patricia Byron
Spring: Saturday, May 13
11 am-1pm, Studio 1A
Create bold and vibrant paintings using acrylic paint and mixed media on canvas. If you like splashy, drippy, contemporary art, this workshop is just for you! 
Members $100 • Non-members $120

WKYA41 Pastel Landscapes of the Colorful Italian Coast (ages 12 and up) –NEW
Instructor: Wendi Swanson
Winter: Saturday, March 12
11 am-1 pm, Studio 1B
If you love color and beautiful scenery then this workshop is for you! Create beautiful pastel landscapes using photographs taken of the Italian Coast. Learn to draw what you see and explore exciting new pastel techniques, all while dreaming of being in the beautiful Mediterranean!
Members $100 • Non-members $120

WKYA33 Clay Candleholders: Adult-Child Ceramic Workshop (ages 5 and up)
Instructor: Doug Bringle
Summer: Two-week Workshop, 1-4 pm
Sunday, July 30, Studio 7
Sunday, August 6, Studio 4
Create clay candleholders to compliment your family room or holiday table.   Special occasions will be brighter by candle glow in the years ahead as your unique candleholder becomes an heirloom to cherish.
Members $100 • Non-members $120

 

 

CLASSES

AGES 4-6

YAP108 Mini Monets
Instructor: Patricia Byron
Spring: Saturday, 11-Noon, Studio 1B
Summer: Saturday, 11-Noon, Studio 1B
Budding artists will experience the fascinating world of artmaking with hands-on projects in watercolors, pastels, collage and more. Fledgling artists explore self expression in a nurturing environment.
Young Artists ages 4-6 years old. Must be potty trained.
Members $100 • Non-members $120

AGES 5-8

YAP101 Pint Size Picassos
Instructor: Patricia Byron
Spring: Saturday, 9-10 am, Studio 1B, 6 Weeks
Summer: Saturday, 9-10 am, Studio 1B, 6 Weeks
Discover exciting new painting and drawing techniques in a variety of media, including charcoal, pastels, watercolors and collage. Develop your creativity in this fun introduction to the world of art.
Members $100 • Non-members $120

YAP102 Faces of Clay
Instructor: Doug Bringle 
Spring: Tuesday, 4:30-5:30 pm, Studio 4
Spring: Saturday, 9-10 am, Studio 4 
Masks have fascinated humans for thousands of years. We’ll be making a variety from clay this spring. Animal, monster, human… something to appeal to every taste, from “Boo!” to “Who?”
Members $100 • Non-members $120

YAP102 Night Clay
Instructor: Doug Bringle      
Summer: Tuesday, 4:30-5:30 pm, Studio 4
Summer: Saturday, 9-10 am, Studio 4 

Half the day is night, a shadowy time when unseen things go bump. We’ll keep the studio lights on as we celebrate clay creatures of the night…bats, owls and boo knows what else!
Members $100 • Non-members $120

AGES 8-12

YAP202 Painting & Drawing I
Instructor: Wendi Swanson     
Spring:
Saturday, 9-10:30 am, Studio 1A
Summer: Saturday, 9-10:30 am, Studio 1A
Learn the fundamentals of art-making and discover how to see as an artist. Create with a variety of painting and drawing media, and explore new techniques to enhance your artistic skills!
Members $120 • Non-members $140

YAP204 Masks
Instructor: Doug Bringle 
Spring:
Saturday, 11 am-12:30 pm, Studio 4
Disguise, frighten, worship or celebrate, masks can do them all. With a bit of clay and your imaginations we’ll create our own masks. At least one will make you smile…come and see!
Members $120 • Non-members $140

YAP204 When Shadows Fall
Instructor: Doug Bringle 
Summer:
Saturday, 11 am-12:30 pm, Studio 4
As the sun sets, night life awakens – winged things swoop & glowing-eyed creatures prowl. We’ll create clay vessels inspired by these denizens of the dark. Stay alert, one may drop by unannounced with fangs gnashing!
Members $120 • Non-members $140

YAP209 Painting and Drawing II
Instructor: Anita Cohen 
Spring:
Saturday, 11 am-12:30 pm, Studio 1A
Summer: Saturday, 11 am-12:30 pm, Studio 1A
Students will explore fun new techniques that include an introduction to abstract art with creative media! New projects build on fundamental skills to develop style and self expression.
Members $120 • Non-members $140

YAP214 Continued Painting & Drawing
Instructor: Deborah Umphrey
Spring: Wednesday, 4:15-5:45 pm, Studio 1A

Build on your painting and drawing knowledge. Discover new skills, concepts and materials to enhance your art. Enjoy and explore!
Members $120 • Non-members $140

YAP216 Exploring the Elements of Art
Instructor: Anita Cohen     
Spring
: Saturday, 1-2:30 pm, Studio 1A
Advance your skills as you explore the elements of art! Use drawing as a base and complete your works with a variety of media. We will incorporate a sketchbook to chronicle your progress and develop your technique along the way!
Members $120 • Non-members $140

YAP217 Fun with Film
Instructor: John Baker   
Spring: Saturday, 9-10:30 am, Studio 5

Before digital photography, there was film. Have fun taking pictures using 35mm cameras and black-and-white film and creating your own photos in the darkroom. Even Harry Potter would be amazed!
Members $120 • Non-members $140

YAP221 Art & LEGOS
Instructor: Ken Foster     
Spring:
Saturday, 9-10:30 am, Heritage Center
Love to draw? Love to build with LEGOS? Then this is the class for you! Young artists construct with LEGOS then use drawing techniques, line, shape, shadow, proportion and perspective to re-imagine their creations on paper. Experiment with ink and watercolor for a finished cartoon.
Members $120 • Non-members $140

YAP221 Art From LEGO Models
Instructor: Ken Foster     
Summer:
Saturday, 9-10:30 am, Heritage Center
Young artists construct with LEGOS then use drawing techniques, line, shape, shadow, proportion and perspective to reimagine their creations on paper. Experiment with ink and watercolor for a finished cartoon.
Members $120 • Non-members $140

AGES 10-12

YAP208 Wheelthrowing and More
Instructor: Belinda Glennon  
Spring
: Wednesday, 4-5:30 pm, Studio 4
Experience the magic of the potter’s wheel as you create pottery forms then combine and embellish them with hand building to create decorative sculptures or functional ware. Pottery isn’t just for food and flowers!
Members $120 • Non-members $140

AGES 10-14

YAP403 Digital Camera Magic
Instructor: Laurie Hagemaier
Winter
: Wednesday, 4:00-5:30 pm, Heritage Center
Go beyond point and shoot! Armed with DSLR cameras, budding photographers experiment with photographic principles during walking field trips in Winter Park and learn how to create long-exposure images using light painting. Add your final touches in our iMac Photoshop lab. Digital SLR cameras are provided.
Members $125 • Non-members $145

AGES 10-15

YAP208 Wheelthrowing and More!
Instructor: Belinda Glennon  
Summer
: Wednesday, 4-5:30 pm, Studio 4
Experience the magic of the potter’s wheel! Shape a soft clay ball into a form, then get creative with handbuilding and transform thrown forms into functional or decorative treasures.
Members $120 • Non-members $140

YOUNG ADULT PROGRAM
AGES 13-17

PDY102 Figure Drawing
Instructor: Wendi Swanson 
Spring:
Saturday, 1-3 pm, Studio 1B
Summer: Saturday, 1-3 pm, Studio 1B
Here is a class you can take many times over. Draw from a live model, learn to master the art of eye-to-hand coordination, and capture the essence of the pose. Drawing the human figure is challenging yet rewarding! It is said that if you learn to draw the human figure, you can draw anything.
Members $165 • Non-members $185

PDY106 Draw Comic Book Action Figures
Instructor: Luis Torruellas   
Spring: Friday, 4:30-6:30, pm, Studio 7

Summer: Friday, 4:30-6:30, pm, Studio 7
Punch- Kick! Leap! Capture a gesture, movement or physical activity with a dynamic pose. Study a scale model or mannequin to draw your own comic action figure. Experiment with varied angles, light and shadow to create a dynamic composition.
Members $150 • Non-members $170

PHY148 Digital Photography: People, Places, Nature
Instructor: Laurie Hagemaier 
Spring
: Wednesday, 4:00-6:00 pm, Heritage Center
Explore nature, portraiture and travel photography during walking field trips in Winter Park. Experiment with photographic principles using digital SLR cameras. Add the final touches in the iMac Photoshop lab.
Members $150 • Non-members $170

PHY151 Digital Black & White Photography
Instructor: Laurie Hagemaier  
Summer:
Wednesday, 10 am-Noon, Heritage Center
Explore monochrome digital photography. Experiment with light and shadow to create expressive compositions. Walking photo field trips. Add final touches in our iMac Photoshop lab. Digital SLR cameras provided.
Members $150 • Non-members $170

PHY152 A Picture Says a Thousand Words
Instructor: John Baker  
Spring: Saturday, 11 am-1 pm, Studio 5

Summer: Saturday, 11 am-1 pm, Studio 5
Enter into the world of black and white film photography as you learn how to “see through the lens.” Process your film and watch as your prints develop in Crealdé’s darkroom. You’ll find taking pictures is just the beginning of the story.
Members $150 • Non-members $170

TDY121 Teen Hand Built Clay Magic
Instructor: Doug Bringle   
Summer: Saturday, 4:30-6:30, pm, Studio 4

Explore the endless possibilities of hand building with clay. Projects will be focused on your individual interests as we create one-of-a-kind vessels that spring from your imagination.
Members $150 • Non-members $170

TDY125 Ceramic Sampler 4 Teens
Instructor: Belinda Glennon  
Winter:
Wednesday, 4-6 pm, Studio 4
Combine the forms from the potter’s wheel and imaginative hand building to create decorative and functional art. Experiment with surface decoration and glaze for the perfect finish!!
Members $150 • Non-members $170

TDY128 Advanced Wheel for Teens - NEW
Instructor: Belinda Glennon  
Spring
: Thursday, 4:30-6:30 pm, Studio 4
Expand your skills on the potters’ wheel as you learn to make lids, spouts, stack pots and more. Prerequisite: Ceramic Sampler for Teens or previous wheel experience accepted upon instructor approval.
Members $150 • Non-members $170

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