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Summer 2018 Youth Workshops


June 11-15

Drawing
Learn to draw, explore basic techniques, add new and advance skills, and work in your area of interest.
Grades: 4-8
TIME:  9 a.m.–Noon
FEE: $115
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Drawing
Learn to draw, explore basic techniques, add new and advance skills, and work in your area of interest.
Grades: 1-3
TIME:
1–4 p.m
FEE:
$115
Register Online


June 18-22

Painting                                    
Workshop for the younger ones, learn to have fun while painting. Be challenged to create with exciting themes. Learn from examples and interact with creative dialogs about the work.
Grades: 4-8
TIME:  9 a.m.–Noon
FEE: $115
Register Online

Painting                                    
Workshop for the younger ones, learn to have fun while painting. Be challenged to create with exciting themes. Learn from examples and interact with creative dialogs about the work.
Grades:
1-3
TIME: 
1-4 p.m.
FEE:
$115
Register Online


June 25-29

Ceramics/Pottery Wheel                                    
Explore the amazing world of ceramics. Make and understand ceramic processes. Discuss designs. We will work with both hand building and on the pottery wheel. Coils, slab, scoring, slips, textures, and glazes are included. Functional and sculptural pieces are constructed with creative challenges added. Pieces will be fired in our kilns.
Grades: 4-8
TIME:  9 a.m.–Noon
FEE: $125
Register Online

Ceramics/Pottery Wheel                                    
Explore the amazing world of ceramics. Make and understand ceramic processes. Discuss designs. We will work with both hand building and on the pottery wheel. Coils, slab, scoring, slips, textures, and glazes are included. Functional and sculptural pieces are constructed with creative challenges added. Pieces will be fired in our kilns.
Grades:
1-3
TIME: 
1-4 p.m.
FEE:
$125
Register Online


July 9-13

Ceramics/Pottery Wheel                                    
Explore the amazing world of ceramics. Make and understand ceramic processes. Discuss designs. We will work with both hand building and on the pottery wheel. Coils, slab, scoring, slips, textures, and glazes are included. Functional and sculptural pieces are constructed with creative challenges added. Pieces will be fired in our kilns.
Grades: 4-8
TIME:  9 a.m.–Noon
FEE: $125
Register Online

Ceramics/Pottery Wheel                                    
Explore the amazing world of ceramics. Make and understand ceramic processes. Discuss designs. We will work with both hand building and on the pottery wheel. Coils, slab, scoring, slips, textures, and glazes are included. Functional and sculptural pieces are constructed with creative challenges added. Pieces will be fired in our kilns.
Grades:
1-3
TIME: 
1-4 p.m.
FEE:
$125
Register Online


July 16-20

Sewing and Fibers
This fun hobby will give you a sense of self-sufficiency. Make your own usable items. Learn how to hand stitch and how to use the basic operations of a sewing machine.
Grades: 4-8
TIME: 
9 a.m.–Noon
FEE: $115
Register Online

Sewing and Fibers
This fun hobby will give you a sense of self-sufficiency. Make your own usable items. Learn how to hand stitch and how to use the basic operations of a sewing machine.
Grades:
1-3
TIME:
  1-4 p.m.
FEE:
$115
Register Online


July 23-27

Small Metals
Learn to work with wire, copper and even sterling silver. We will be working with small metals and jewelry making methods. We will break out the wire to create a one of a kind sculpture!
TIME: Grades 9-12: 9 a.m.–Noon
FEE: $145
Register Online

Ceramics/Pottery Wheel                                    
Explore the amazing world of ceramics. Make and understand ceramic processes. Discuss designs. We will work with both hand building and on the pottery wheel. Coils, slab, scoring, slips, textures, and glazes are included. Functional and sculptural pieces are constructed with creative challenges added. Pieces will be fired in our kilns.
TIME: Grades 1-3: 1–4 p.m. 
FEE: $125
Register Online


July 30-August 3

Ceramics/Pottery Wheel                                    
Explore the amazing world of ceramics. Make and understand ceramic processes. Discuss designs. We will work with both hand building and on the pottery wheel. Coils, slab, scoring, slips, textures, and glazes are included. Functional and sculptural pieces are constructed with creative challenges added. Pieces will be fired in our kilns.
TIME: Grades 4-8: 9 a.m.–Noon
FEE: $125
Register Online

Wood Working                                 
Learn how to follow a plan, cut out wood using hand tools, then nail and screw them together. Hand tools including hand saw, coping saw, hammers, pliers, glue and clamps tools (excluding an electric drill) will be used. Projects include: sculpture, boat, tool box or bird house.
TIME: Grades 1-4: 1–4 p.m. 
FEE: $115
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Did you know the Craft Shop has walk-in and group activities?

Already have skills but want to utilize our facility? You can do that!

For questions call 618/453-3636 or email the craftshp@siu.edu