STEPS Art Education Program for Children

‘Tis Annex Art Education Building

 in the ‘Tis Annex Building 235 N. Marina St. Prescott, AZ 86301

  • FREE art education classes taught by professional art educators, cultural educators and artists
  • Tuition and art supplies included
  • Class sizes limited to 12 students
  • Projects and activities focus on:
  1. learning and using the elements and principles of design
  2. using traditional and non traditional art making materials
  3. learning about cultures, art history and the environment (both natural and man-made).
  4. the integration of  STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, ART, and Math)
  5. vocabulary building
  6. motor, social and creative problem solving skill development

NOTE: Registration for each student is limited to ONE CLASS SESSION for each class series and  will be accepted on a first come first serve basis. Students who register after a class has filled will be placed on stand by and notified a.s.a.p. if and when a space becomes available prior to the first day of class. Please feel free to contact us with inquiries and or questions via email at TisArtSteps@gmail.com 

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THE FALL 2019 CLASS SERIES (on line registration is now live… click HERE to be transferred to the registration form 🙂

Classes meet Mondays , Tuesdays and Wednesdays for two consecutive weeks from 4:00 – 5:30 PM

SESSION ONE: August 19 – 28 

CREATIVITY IS INTELLIGENCE HAVING FUN with Melody McConaughy for ages  5 – 7: coffee filter art with watercolors, tin foil art, “Sunflowers by Van Gogh”, “Paint Like Monet”, printmaking and collage
THIS CLASS HAS FILLED. REGISTRATION WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR STANDBY.

ANIMALS AND ART with Jan Fischer for ages 8 – 10: clay owls, wax paper animal prints, mixed media weaving ans printmaking, watercolor animal silhouettes, 3-D Tree of Life
THIS CLASS HAS FILLED. REGISTRATION WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR STANDBY.

SESSION TWO: September 9 – 18 

ANIMALS AND ART with Jan Fischer for ages 8 – 10: clay owls, wax paper animal prints, mixed media weaving ans printmaking, watercolor animal silhouettes, 3-D Tree of Life
THIS CLASS HAS FILLED. REGISTRATION WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR STANDBY.

CERAMICS AND PRINTMAKING WITH M Jennifer Chandler for ages 11- 14: hand building with clay, ceramic glazing, linoleum block printing
THIS CLASS HAS FILLED. REGISTRATION WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR STANDBY.

SESSION THREE: September 30 – October 9 

CREATIVITY IS INTELLIGENCE HAVING FUN with Melody McConaughy for ages  5 – 7: coffee filter art with watercolors, tin foil art, “Sunflowers by Van Gogh”, “Paint Like Monet”, printmaking and collage
THIS CLASS HAS FILLED. REGISTRATION WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR STANDBY.

ABSTRACT SCULPTURE with Paul Walter for ages 8 – 10: creating 3- D objects through concept drawing, studying the work of sculptors Hepworth, Arp and Moore, creating armatures finished off with plaster cloth applications
THIS CLASS HAS ONE SPACE AVAILABLE

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Our instructors in action 🙂

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Program funding has been provided in part by the Arizona Community Foundation of Yavapai CountyThe John F. Long Foundation, the Prescott Area Artists Studio Tour  and the Annette M. Williams Charitable Foundation.  Special thanks also go to The Art Store and the Frame & I  for their proactive support of art education in the Prescott community.