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Community School of the Arts Classes For Youth June 27-July 1

June 21, 2016

There are a few spaces left in the following summer camps during the week of June 27-July 1:

Garage Band: Sound Mixing

Ages: 12 and up

Dates & Time: June 27-July 1 (Monday through Friday)

10-11:30 a.m.

Maximum Enrollment: 14

Fee: Nonmember/$70, member/$60

Location: Fine Arts Building, Mac Lab, Room 112, 649 Chestnut St.

Instructor: Diyombu Muyumba and Megan Casas

Students will use Pro Tools and Garage Band to learn the recording process. Learning basics such as how studio-recording equipment works (such as microphones and midi keyboards), students will discover how to mix and edit on audio workstations. Students will participate in session recording classes where they will lay down tracks and receive a CD with their completed work at the end of the class.

 

Hand Drumming and Percussion Techniques

Ages: 11 and up Dates & Time: June 27-July 1 (Monday through Friday) 3-4:30 p.m.

Final Demonstration: July 1, 4 p.m., Fine Arts Building, Room 409

Maximum Enrollment: 12 Fee: Nonmember/$70, member/$60

Location: Fine Arts Building, Room 409, 649 Chestnut St.

Instructor: Megan Casas

This is an interactive-based class focusing on the basics of rhythm, pulse and musical creativity. Students will learn how to play a variety of percussion instruments such as hand drums, shakers, tambourines, woodblocks and many more! No previous music experience required!

 

Making Masterpieces

Ages: 8-12

Dates & Time: June 27-July 1 (Monday through Friday)1-2:15 p.m.

Final Exhibition: July 18-22, with an opening reception on Wednesday, July 20, 4:30-6 p.m., in the Bare-Montgomery Art Gallery, Fairbanks Hall, 220 N. 7th St.

Maximum Enrollment: 12

Fee: Nonmember/$60, member/$55

Location: Fine Arts Building, Room 119, 649 Chestnut St.

Instructor: Korri Martin

This class is for the artist who likes to paint! There will be a strong emphasis on color and shape during the exploration of painting like a pro! The week begins with a lesson about basic shapes and areas of color in historical masterpieces. Students challenge their perceptual skills by matching colors, mixing paints, and learning the medium of acrylic paint. Students are provided with reference images for their paintings. Materials are provided.

 

Young Artists At Work! -- Arts Sampler 4 for Ages 5-7

7:45-8:15 a.m.: Drop off your child with Megan Casas and Korri Martin

Room FA 316

8-9:15 a.m.: Hands-on Keys, instructed by Megan Casas and Korri Martin Room FA 316 9:15

10:15 a.m.: Guitar Slingers, instructed by Joey Woerner and Eduardo Yanez Room FA 409

10:15-10:45 a.m.: Snack break and chill time with Joey Woerner and Eduardo Yanez Room FA 409

10:45-11:45 a.m.: Movements through Dance, instructed by Mounika Ragula and Korri Martin Room LCPFA 161

11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m.: Lunch with Ashlee Vitz Room FA 119

12:45-2:15 p.m.: The Imagination Stage, instructed by Ashlee Vitz and Megan Casas LCPFA Recital Hall

2:15-2:30 p.m.: Snack break with Ashlee Vitz and Megan Casas LCPFA Recital Hall

2:30-4:30 p.m.: Look What I Made!, instructed by Sarah Cole and Korri Martin Room FA 119

4:30-5:15 p.m.: Yoga for Kids, instructed by Melissa Grinslade Room FA 409

5-5:15 p.m.: Pick up your child with Melissa Grinslade Room FA 409

 

Dates & Time: June 27-July 1 (Monday through Friday)

Full day: 7:45 a.m.-5:15 p.m.

Final Art Exhibition: July 18-22, with an opening reception on Wednesday, July 20, 4:30-6 p.m. in the Bare-Montgomery Art Gallery, Fairbanks Hall, 220 N. 7th St.

Final Theater Performance: July 1, 5 p.m., Landini Center for Performing and Fine Arts, Recital HallMaximum Enrollment: 15

Fee: Nonmember/$220, member/$198

Includes materials and in-class use of instruments and yoga mats. Children must bring a brown-bag lunch and snacks.

Instructors: Megan Casas, Korri Martin, Joey Woerner, Eduardo Yanez, Mounika Reddy Ragula, Ashlee Vitz, Sarah Cole

 

Hands-on Keys

The class introduces students to piano through familiar vocal songs using "Do, Re, Mi" patterns. The focus is to teach students piano basics through rhythm, pitch, and singing. Guitar SlingersThis class is for beginners, offering an opportunity for students to learn guitar basics and create music while working with a group of peers.

 

Movements Through Dance

This class provides children the opportunity to explore and learn basic dance moves from different genres such as folk, hip-hop and salsa.

 

The Imagination Stage

This class introduces students to theater. Throughout the week, children learn body movement, how to project their voices and build a character through enjoyable workshops and practical applications. Students explore what it takes to create a character for the stage through the magic of imagination!

 

Look What I Made!

Art activities that emphasize challenging a student's developmental level through multiple approaches and materials increase confidence in social, creative, and academic abilities. Kids boost fine motor skills as they cut, tear, and manipulate all sorts of art materials in this weeklong art exploration while developing spatial awareness in landscape drawings, still life paintings, and small sculptures. A large part of the week's class will focus on improving students' awareness of color as they paint scenes from stories, draw self-portraits and build structures.

 

Yoga For Kids

Yoga comes to life in these fun and creative classes designed to expand students' minds and encourage wellness. Cooperative games, themed activities, storytelling, and music engage our children's natural energy and enthusiasm. Classes explore yoga poses, breathing exercises, visual imagery, and creative relaxation techniques while conveying lessons in self-expression, body image, and positive thinking. Partner poses and yoga games build positive peer interactions and social skills. This is a unique way for children to build skills they can carry into their everyday lives. This class is for children of all fitness levels.