Art Classes

We love to offer a variety of art classes to our ever growing community.

All classes must be registered for a week in advance unless otherwise indicated. Classes are subject to cancellation due to low enrollments.

We are also always looking for new art instructors to expand our class offerings. If you have an art or skill you would like to be able to teach or share please contact Stephanie at: 419-281-8001 (stephanie.brumbaugh@use.salvatonarmy.org)

Art Classes - Salvation Army Kroc Center, Ashland, Ohio

 

Desserts & More

11 Wednesday Classes, 3:00-5:00PM

June 6 - August 22

Cost: $15/class

Material Fee: $5/class

Week one will start out with the basics of making chocolate covered items such as strawberries, oreos, pretzels, etc. Each week will be a new creation. We will learn no bake desserts then work our way towards pies and baked cookies. At the end of the 11 weeks we will finish up with more complex desserts and cupcake decorating! Each week will be a fun new challenge that we will explore together!

Art For Fun

4 Week Series, 6:00-7:30PM

May 2, 9, 16, 23
June 6, 13, 20, 27
July 3, 10, 17, 24
August 7, 14, 21, 28

Cost: $25/series or $7/class

Material Fee: $8/series or $2/class

Age: Teen+

Want to learn more about different art supplies and how to use them? You may pick from drawing, painting, scratchboard, sculpting and more. We will learn how to use different materials in a relaxing class where no one is perfect. Come and find out that ART is FUN!

Beginners Hand Building Ceramics: Teen

Thursdays, 10:00AM-Noon

June 7 - August 16

Cost: $15/class

Material Fee: $10/class

Age: Teen+

We will learn beginners ceramics and how to use slab, coil and pinching techniques.

Beginners Hand Building Ceramics: Elementary

Tuesdays, 10:00AM-Noon

June 5 - August 14

Cost: $15/class

Material Fee: $10/class

Age: Pre K - 5th Grade

We will learn beginners ceramics and how to use slab, coil and pinching techniques.

Woodcarving for Beginners

5-Week Series, 6:00-8:00PM

May 1 - 29

Cost: $25

Material Fee: $10

Age: Teen+

Learn the basics of wood carving with veteran woodcarver Harold Nickell. Make a variety of small projects and learn finishing techniques.

Fused Glass

Mondays, 6:00-7:30PM

May 7, June 5, July 9, August 13

Cost: $15 PER CLASS

Age: 13+

Learn the art of fused glass. you will make 2-4 projects while learning how to cut and assemble glass pieces. we have a large range of colored and specialty glass to choose from.

Children's Art & Craft Class

Thursday, 6:00-7:30PM

June 7, 14, 21, 28
July 5, 12, 19, 26
August 9, 16, 23, 30

Cost: $15/month or $5/class

Art class is a fun way to explore varied styles and art forms. We will use materials and techniques in an atmosphere where your child is encouraged to find his/her own unique creative voice.

Quilting

Tuesdays, 6:00-8:00PM
Saturday, 1:00-3:00PM

May 1, 5, 15, 19

Instructor: Charlene Wuthrich

Cost: $25

Age: 16+

I will teach proper equipment to cut fabric, use sewing machine, measure fabric and notons needed. We will then make a wall hanging and table runner. (Some materials furnished. Call our Art Coordinator Stephanie Brumbaugh for a supply list and to let us know if you have your own sewing machine to bring or if you need to use one of ours.)

Kroc Kids Art After School

Monday, 3:30-5:00PM

May 7, 14, 21

Cost: $15/Month or $5/Class

Art class is a fun way to explore varied styles and art forms. We will use materials and techniques in an atmosphere where your child is encouraged to find his/her own unique creative voice.

Acrylics with Linda

Monday, 6:00-8:00PM

May 7, 14, 21
June 11, 18, 25
August 13, 20, 27

Instructor: Linda Goodman

Cost: $30

Material Fee: $8 (if student has paint), $20 (if instructor furnishes paint)

Age: 16+

Session titles will be:
May: “A Comical Monkey”
June: “A Graceful Flamingo” (learn feather techniques)
August: “Grist Mill”

Youth Canvas Painting

Saturdays, 10:00AM-Noon

May 12, June 9, July 14, August 11

Cost: $15 per class

Age: Kindergarten & up

Come discover painting on canvas with acrylic paints using different methods of application. We will learn sponge painting, airbrushing and even use objects from nature to create original paintings.

Adult Canvas Painting

Saturdays, 10:00AM-Noon

May 26, June 23, July 21, August 25

Cost: $20 per class

Age: 16+

Using markers as a base coat, we will then apply acrylic paint onto our canvas using brushes and sponges. You may also try your hand at airbrush application.

Fundamentals of Photography

MONDAY, 6:00-7:30PM

An 8-week series

May 7 - July 2
No Class on May 28th

Instructor: Paul Keske

Cost: $25

Age: 16+

Fundamentals of photography is a course designed to teach the basics of photography. Students who use a DSLR (digital single lens reflex) camera will get the most of this course. We cover camera basics and functions, elements of exposure and modes, light, color, composition and photographic work flow. Each week a different aspect of photography will be explored. Learning both technical aspects and creative aspects of this art form with the goal that each student acquires the ability to create stronger, more compelling images. Each class will have an assignment to be completed by the student. The beginning of each class will start with a review of the previous week’s assignment. Students need to bring their cam-era, camera manual, and material to take notes to each class. Some handouts will be provided.

 

Interested in learning more?

Stop in the Welcome Center or call 419.281.8001 to register today!