🌞 Summer Teen Art Afternoons

Welcome to Farmington Valley Arts Center's Summer Teen Art Afternoons Program. Teen artists will explore the arts more deeply with the guidance of professional artists.

Hours: Daily from 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM (bring a drink and snack)
Recommended age: 12-16+
Tuition: $195 non-members / $175 members, includes all materials

TEEN ART FACTORY

June 20 - June 24, 2022, or
July 11 - July 15, 2022, or
July 25 - July 29, 2022


Put your design skills to the test in a fun environment learning a variety of art-making skills. Students will work with different media like paper, glass, textiles, plaster, paints, found objects to create their own handmade artwork like beautiful books, glass mosaics, embroidery, and much more.

Instructor: Stefanie Baechler
Location: Classroom 5A

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WHEEL THROWING & HANDBUILDING CERAMICS

June 27 - July 1, 2022, or
July 18 - July 22, 2022


Come experience the rewarding process of working with clay and creating unique pieces! Learn the fundamentals like hand-building techniques of pinch, coil, and slab. Then have a seat at the potter's wheel and explore a variety of wheel throwing practices.

Instructor: Stefanie Baechler
Location: Classroom 2A and 5A

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DRAWING & PAINTING - PORTRAITURE IN PAINT & FIBER

August 1 - August 5,2022
  
 

Paint a selfie! Draw inspiration from famous artists throughout history and explore various methods to create your own unique portrait. Teens will learn to draw facial features while practicing portraiture using a variety of fun techniques!

Instructor: Ally Pedemonti
Location: Classroom 5A

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