March 8, 2016

Art of Building a Community

Join us in building our community through art!  Classes have started, and more to follow!

Class schedules have been updated!  View the schedule HERE.  Sign up now!  Class sizes are limited!  (Click on “Show more Sign Ups” to see all that is available)

Gold Buckle Champion teaches the fundamentals of art to everyone for free.  This is a 16 week course, divided into 4 classes each.  Sign up NOW!  Follow us on Facebook to stay up to date!

Fundamentals of Art – Drawing.  This 4 week program that covers the first 6 basic essentials to art – Line, Shape, Form, Value, Texture and Space or Perspective.  Additionally, students will be given instruction on composition.  Students will have several exercises to do and will create an original artwork based on their knowledge of these 6 essentials of art

4 consecutive weeks course       Cost:  FREE.  Limited to 12 students

(We can start a new class from the beginning, but we need at least 4 people to do this.  Email Lisa Bower, to set this up)?

Fundamentals of Art – Color.  This 4 week program covers the basics of Color Theory and Composition.  Students will create color wheels, learn about color schemes, how to mix colors and what makes for a great composition. Students will have several exercises to do and will create an original artwork in color using acrylic paints.

4 consecutive weeks course       Cost:  FREE.  Limited to 12 students

Self-Identity Portrait.  This series encourages students to think about themselves in terms of symbolism.  In this program, students explore what factors such as race, religion and family shape their personal identity. They will then create self-portraits made up of objects, symbols and/or imagery that represent various parts of their identities.

4 consecutive weeks course       Cost:  FREE.  Limited to 12 students

Western Heritage Project    These lessons will cover what Western Heritage is and what that means to the students today.  Western Heritage is a lifestyle.  This includes work, family, community.  Western Heritage was the generation that instituted the “reduce, reuse, repurpose” program.  Nothing went to waste and values were high principles of living.  These included family, hard work and pride in craftsmanship.

4 consecutive weeks course                      Cost:  FREE.  Limited to 12 students

Additional Art Classes  Acrylics, Biro Technique (Ball Point Pen Beginner and Advance), Crochet 101 & 102, Learning to Weave, Coffee & Color Book, Clay Figure Sculpting,  Water Color Pencils, and more!

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