OSWEGO – The Art Association of Oswego will offer two new Focus Classes as part of its Art For YOUth program.
The classes will run for four weeks each, meeting once a week, and are open to children ages 8 to 12.
The total cost of each class is $30 per child, which includes $25 for tuition and $5 for materials.
All materials will be provided by the instructor.
In ‘Creature Creations,’ students will learn the basics of drawing and painting animals, beginning with the shapes that make up the animals, then learning shading and painting styles to create one of a kind artwork of their favorite creatures.
Students are encouraged, but not required, to bring a picture of their favorite pet or animal.
The class will meet Tuesdays, July 16, 23 and 30, and August 6, from noon – 1 p.m. at the AAO.
In ‘Sun Printing,’ students will create beautiful prints using nature objects and the sun.
They will also have the option of making prints of their very own drawings.
The class will meet Fridays, July 26, and August 2, 9 and 16 from 10 a.m. – noon at the AAO.
Both classes will be taught by Kelly Jackson.
She graduated from SUNY Oswego with a Bachelors Degree in Fine Arts.
She is also continuing her education with a master’s in teaching Art.
Registration is now open.
To register, or for more information, please visit https:// www.oswegoarts.org/youth-classes/.