Children and Family Classes
Arty Parties will be back! Beginning January 6 - March 17 from 10:00 - 12:00 each Saturday we will offer a variety of FREE art/craft experience for kids/families ages 12 and under.
Join Chris Carmicle on Wednesday, September 20, from 6 - 7:30 (#1) or on Sunday, September 24 from 1 - 2:30 pm (#2) to paint a 5 " bisque ware ceramic pumpkin the colors of your choice! All ages, adult and children (under 6 with parent).
Join instructor Summer Webb- Sundstrom on Tuesdays, October 3-October 24, 4:30 - 6:00 pm for this four week session of exploring artists and their techniques of drawing, painting, collage and sculpting. Grades K- 2nd.
Instructor April Jenkins will lead this class which is designed for home school students in grades 3-5th and will meet on Wednesdays, October 4 - November 8 from 12:30 to 1:30. Students will learn about Mondrian, Kandinsky and other famous artists and art movements. Students will work with a variety of mediums including paint, clay and watercolor.
Join Chris Carmicle on Wednesdays, October 4-25 from 4:00 - 5:30 pm in the Clay Studio! This class will focus on hand building techniques such as slab construction, coil and pinched items that will be completed with glazing and firing. All materiels are included in the price. Students in 6th grade and younger (under 6 with adult.)
Beginning Monday, October 9-30th, from 10 - 11 am, children 18 month thru age 3 accompanied by an adult will love to come in and play with art! Instructor/artist Jessie Siefert will introduce new art materials and experiences each week. Class ends with a song and playtime in the Big Room! Dress for mess and fun. Maximum class of 10 students. Next session begins November 6 - December 4.
"Halloween Trees" Join Nicole Harris on Saturday Oct. 14 from 10:30 am - 12:00. Bring your child or grandchild along for this fun painting-for-two experience! Make two spooky trees and a glowing autumn sky with cute little shadow pumpkins.
Join Miss Summer beginning Friday, October 27 - December 8 (no class Nov. 24th) from 12:30 to 2:00 as she guides your children in projects that focus on arts and literacy, encourage independence and enrich creativity. Children aged 3-5 and toliet trained will be introduced to new art experiences and be able to use different art mediums each week, stories, songs, and large motor play.
ArtStart students entering in August 2017 - May 2018
Give the Gift of Art! If you can't find the perfect gift...give a certificate in the amount of an art class, a FineTime class, a handmade item from our Zocolo gift shop or a frame of their choosing from our FrameZilla framing gallery, or Camp Creativity summer day camp!.
Most classes require a minimum of 4 students in order to run and/or have maximum number limits so… PLEASE REGISTER IN ADVANCE TO ENSURE THAT YOU CAN GET INTO THE CLASS YOU WANT. Parkersburg Art Center reserves the right to withhold a partial administrative fee from all class refunds.
PAC Current Members receive a 20% discount. Call or email for details.