Classes 

LEARNING – Classes meet weekly and are ongoing for repetition and practice.

LOCATION: My private studio in the Springs Subdivision: 260 Spring Run Circle, Longwood, FL 32779  BEGINNING AUGUST 26, 2016 THRU MAY 26, 2017.

PLEASE NOTE: WE NEED A MINIMUM OF 5 STUDENTS TO MAKE THE CLASS AND COMMITMENT IS FOR THE SCHOOL YEAR.

1. Mini Monets After-school Art – 1st-3rd grade

MONDAYS 4:30pm-5:30pm Children’s after-school art explores an introduction to various master artists and media including mainly drawing and painting on canvas, pottery-making, plus occasional adventures in watercolors, oil pastels and more!  Join us as we dive into these exciting media and master artists from the past and watch your child expand his/her creative horizons. $60 (plus tax) per month for weekly classes throughout the school year.  Includes canvases, paints and specialty papers, clay, glazes, firings, tools and all supplies. REGISTER AND PAY HERE FOR Mondays MINI-MONETS

2. Visual Art for Rising Artists – 4th-8th grade

TUESDAYS 4:00pm-5:30pm Older elementary and middle school students build their skills and learn more about the elements or art and principles of design in an engaging and fun way through various media rotated during the weeks including drawing, painting in oils and acrylics on canvas, watercolor, plus pottery-making/sculpture techniques!  Syllabus will be provided on the first day of class but will remain flexible. $75 per month for weekly classes throughout the school year, includes all supplies and firing fees for pottery. REGISTER AND PAY HERE FOR Tuesdays RISING ARTISTS 4-8TH

3. Drawing for Middle & High Schoolers – Grades 6th-12th grade

WEDNESDAYS 4:30-6:00pm High school students will practice drawing skills using various media and methods including sighting, grids, useful techniques in linear perspective, atmospheric perspective, contour drawing, line, value, shape, and gesture drawing, drawing of people, portraits, faces, hands, bodies in motion, animals, cartoon/animae, book illustration, plus more.  We will draw in charcoal, pastels, colored pencils, watercolor pencils, pen and ink, marker, etc. This is a great way to practice drawing skills and students will build a portfolio of drawings. Does your student have a desire to illustrate their own book?  Laura can assist them on how to develop their own style as they try various media!  For each class, after a demo, students will work individually on their own projects plus work on guided mastery from life.  Syllabus will be provided but will remain flexible. $65 per month for weekly classes throughout the school year, includes supplies except colored pencils and a sketchbook which student will be encouraged to work with at home as well. REGISTER AND PAY HERE FOR Wednesdays MS/HS DRAWING

Workshops 

FUN – Workshops generally meet once a month and are for folks who want to enjoy a creative experience.

LOCATION: My private studio in the Springs Subdivision: 260 Spring Run Circle, Longwood, FL 32779  JANUARY 2017 THRU MAY 26, 2017.

4. Monthly Painting Workshops 

BEGINNER PAINTING WORKSHOPS –  SATURDAYS ONCE-A-MONTH FUN!
10:30am-12:00pm: These Saturday morning classes run once a month throughout the school year. We generally stop during the summer months due to our weekly summer camp activities!
FullSizeRender 15 “Up, up, and away!” 11 x 14″ acrylic on canvas
SATURDAY JANUARY 28, 2017 – 10:30am-12:00pm $25 each
image “You make my heart swing” – friendship canvas
SATURDAY FEBRUARY 11, 2017 – 10:30am-12:00pm $25 each which means as a friendship canvas it’s $25 per person for one canvas per person, but you can each paint a different swing (or one person can do, just choose blue or red background!)
photo 4-6 “March- In like a Lion!” 11 x 14 or 16 x 20 acrylic on canvas
SATURDAY MARCH 18, 2017 – 10:30am-12:00pm $25 each
-14 “Waterlily” 11 x 14 or 16 x 20 acrylic on canvas. It’s Earth Day!  Come join the fun!
SATURDAY APRIL 22, 2017 – 10:30am-12:00pm $25 each
Gone Fishing by Amber N Miller “Sailfish” 11 x 14 or 16 x 20″ acrylic on canvas – Let’s go fishing!
SATURDAY MAY 6, 2017 – 10:30am-12:00pm $25 each
 5.  “LET’S HAND-BUILD WITH KILN-FIRE CLAY!” –   SATURDAYS 10:30am-12:00pm or 4:30pm-6:00pm ONCE-A-MONTH FUN!
13245357_951998811574125_5871106103920703270_n BOWL MAKING
SATURDAY JANUARY 14, 2017 – 10:30am-12:00pm $25 each person. We will make a nice little bowl using a mold.  Make it uniquely yours by adding a decorative border, feet, handles, etc.!  Note, this is not wheel throwing but hand-building. If you would like to paint/glaze your bowl we charge $10 per bowl at your second session to come back to glaze and fire it again. For all ages 10 on up.
IMG_2452 MUG MAKING
SATURDAY FEBRUARY 12, 2017 – 4:30pm-6:30pm $30 each person (includes clay, colored glazes, clear glaze and two firings.) We will make mugs that are super fun for young couples OR mother/son; father/daughter, etc. to do.  Make it uniquely yours by adding a decorative border, feet, handles, etc.!  You will paint with colored underglazes at the time of the event; we will put a clear glaze on it for you for you.  Note, this is not wheel throwing but hand-building. For all ages 12 on up. (This is an alcohol-free event.)
image TEA POT MAKING
SATURDAY MARCH 18, 2017 – 4:30pm-6:00pm $25 each person. We will make a cute little bowl teapot.  Make it uniquely yours by adding decorations, feet, unique handles, etc.!  Note, this is not wheel throwing but hand-building. For all ages 12 on up.
Egs and a Chick
eastertrioSATURDAY APRIL 1, 2017 – 10:30am-12:00pm $25 each person. We will make a cute little chick and some eggs!  Make it uniquely yours!  Note, this is not wheel throwing but hand-building. For all ages 10 on up.

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OWL TEA LIGHT

.SATURDAY MAY 6, 2017 – 4:30Pm-6:00pm $25 each person. We will make a cute little owl tea light!  Make it uniquely yours!  Note, this is not wheel throwing but hand-building. For all ages 10 on up