Free after school art classes for children ages 6-14 will be held from 3:30-5 p.m. beginning Wednesday, Feb. 4, at Wayne Arts. Parents should call 331-4593 in advance to sign up for their child. The February classes will feature drawing and cartooning. Space is limited and on a first come, first served basis.
During Feb. break week kids can make a cartoon strip in a week-long Creature Creations Cartooning class taught by Brian Petty. One-day classes during break are also available from 10 to 11:30 a.m. each day: Feb. 16 is bookmaking; Feb. 17 watercolor painting; Feb. 18 metamorphosis drawing; Feb. 19 mobiles and Feb. 20 printmaking power. Cost is $5 per class, $25 for the week. Call 331-4593 to register.
Puppet Party will be taught by Diane Davis from 1 to 4 p.m. on three Saturdays in Feb. (14, 21 and 28). Anyone interested in making puppets, staging, props and a performance should call and register. Cost is $45 per family/$40 for Wayne Arts members, and includes supplies.
Jewelry for Fun
For two Sundays, Feb. 22 and 29, children ages 6-14 can make their own beads and combine them with colorful beads to create their own unique jewelry. Cost is $35/$30 for members includes supplies.
Learn pottery making and make some beautiful glazed pottery. Held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings February 9, 12,17, 19, 24 & 26 from 6:30-9:30. Cost is $75/$70 for members includes materials.
Oil Painting taught by Sharon Weimer
An ongoing oil class for beginners and up. Bring in a favorite photo and make it into a beautiful painting. All the oil techniques are covered. Five sessions from 1:30-3 p.m. on Thursdays. Cost is $45/$40 for members.
Watercolor Paintings Andrea Cornett will help hone watercolor techniques to create unique, soft and vivid images. On five Thursdays, February 26, March 4, 11, 18 and 25 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Cost is $75/$70 for members.
Figure Drawing by Wayne Williams
Explore the anatomy of the human figure and learn how to represent it on paper. Six sessions on Mondays, Feb. 9, 16, 23, March 1, 8 and 15, 6:30-9 p.m. Cost is $90/$85 members.
Wayne Arts is accepting registrations now; call 331-4593. Wayne Arts is located at 108 West Miller Street in Newark.