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Augustana College has been offering creative art classes for children for more than 60 years. Classes are offered on Saturday’s to children ages 4-12. In the summer, children can attend week-long sessions.
Kaleidoscope is directed by Augustana College professor of art Rowen Schussheim-Anderson. Some 15 professional artists, art historians and art educators teach the classes.
Fourth of July Workshop: June 30
1- 2:30 p.m.
Join us as we celebrate the great USA this fourth of July. We’ll paint print, and construct in RED, WHITE, and BLUE!
6-8 year olds | Catherine Gehrmann | $14
Session I: July 9 – 13
Down on the Bayou
Learn about the wildlife and culture surrounding the ‘Big Easy’. We’ll create swamp animals, make bead collages, watercolor scenes, and more.
4-6 year olds | Jennifer Heckenkamp | $49
Learn basic watercolor techniques as we design and create several paintings. We’ll also explore mixed media drawing.
7-9 year olds | Heike Ehlers | $49
Please note a special time for this class: 9:00-10:30 a.m.
Explore the world of photography….photograms, collage, printing and hand coloring from antique negatives will all be introduced.
9-12 year old and up | Kevin Schafer | $60
Summer Time Adventure
Join us to create arts and crafts inspired by this great time of year! We’ll make lots of “hot art” using a wide variety of materials.
4-6 year olds | Marlene Sack | $49
From bald eagles, to catfish, to paddle wheel boats, we’ll create a collection of art all about the river in our own backyard.
7-9 year olds | Jennifer Heckenkamp | $49
Learn basic techniques in oil and chalk pastel. We’ll look at nature, animals, and summer shapes for our inspiration. You’ll receive a sketch pad and pencils to keep, to continue sketching.
9-12 year olds | Heike Ehlers | $49
610 35th St, Rock Island, IL 61201