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ADD ON: OPTIONAL PET NAME

$10.00

This is an add-on option for the Paw Print String Art class on Friday, March 30, 2018. You can choose a name or phrase up to 10 characters (including spaces, punctuation, and letters) long to add to your string art piece! The name will be printed as a custom stencil, and you’ll paint it onto your stained board before adding the string.

To complete the add-on option, click “Add to Cart” below. During the checkout process, there will be a box marked “Notes to Seller”. In this box, please include the name or phrase you want to be included. A River Arts staff member will confirm your selection after payment has been completed.

For questions on this class, please contact Kristina at kcoopman@riverartsinc.org or call 608-643-5215.

Coffee & Coloring: April 14, 2018

$5.00

Coloring & Coffee! Saturday, April 14, 2018 | 10am-12noon | 590 Water St., Prairie du Sac.

$5 when purchased in advance. Drop-ins are welcome, but admission is then $7 at the door.

Happy coloring!

Coffee & Coloring: March 10, 2018

$5.00

Coloring & Coffee! Saturday, March 10, 2018 | 10am-12noon | 590 Water St., Prairie du Sac.

$5 when purchased in advance. Drop-ins are welcome, but admission is then $7 at the door. You can stop by any time between 10am and 12noon.

Happy coloring!

OPTION 1: Palm Heart

$40.00

This is option 1 of 3 for the Paw Print String Art class on Friday, March 30, 2018. Choose your design, click “Add to Cart”, and complete your purchase to register for the class!

For questions on this class, please contact Kristina at kcoopman@riverartsinc.org or call 608-643-5215.

OPTION 2: Thumb Heart

$40.00

This is option 2 of 3 for the Paw Print String Art class on Friday, March 30, 2018. Choose your design, click “Add to Cart”, and complete your purchase to register for the class!

For questions on this class, please contact Kristina at kcoopman@riverartsinc.org or call 608-643-5215.

OPTION 3: Paw in Heart

$40.00

This is option 3 of 3 for the Paw Print String Art class on Friday, March 30, 2018. Choose your design, click “Add to Cart”, and complete your purchase to register for the class!

For questions on this class, please contact Kristina at kcoopman@riverartsinc.org or call 608-643-5215.

Week 1: After School Art Club (Picasso Portraits)

$5.00

Wednesday, April 4, 2018  | 3:45-5:15 | 590 Water St., Prairie du Sac, WI

Students in this class will learn about Pablo Picasso and Cubism, an art form he pioneered. We will look at many of his paintings, but especially focus on his portraits. Our artists will draw themselves or another student using Cubist techniques, focusing on shape, line, and using hot and cool colors.
For students ages 8-10 (3rd-5th grade)

After School Art Club is supported in part by a grant from the Sauk County UW Extension, Arts, & Culture Committee, Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts.

 

Week 2: After School Art Club (Modigliano Portraits)

$5.00

Wednesday, April 11, 2018  | 3:45-5:15 | 590 Water St., Prairie du Sac, WI

Students in this class will learn about Amedeo Mondigliano and his elongated portraits of the human figure. We will look at many of his paintings, and examine how he broke the rules of traditional portraiture to create impactful figures. Our artists will draw themselves or another student using Mondigliano’s techniques, focusing on shape, line, and using hot and cool colors.

For ages 8-10 (3rd-5th grade)

 

After School Art Club is supported in part by a grant from the Sauk County UW Extension, Arts, & Culture Committee, Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts.

 

 

Week 3: After School Art Club (Aboriginal Artwork)

$5.00

Wednesday, April 18, 2018  | Early Release at school. Art Club runs 2:00-3:15pm | 590 Water St., Prairie du Sac, WI

Students in this class will learn about Australian Aboriginal Art and their use of repetitive dot patterns combined with natural subjects. We will look at pattern, color, shape, and use of space. Our artists will create patterns on black paper, focusing on shape, line, and using hot and cool colors.
For students ages 8-10 (3rd-5th grade)

After School Art Club is supported in part by a grant from the Sauk County UW Extension, Arts, & Culture Committee, Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts.

 

Week 4: After School Art Club (Pointillism by Georges Seurat)

$5.00

Wednesday, April 25, 2018  | PLC DAY: Early release from school. Art Club held 2pm-3:15pm | 590 Water St., Prairie du Sac, WI

Students in this class will learn about French painter Georges Seurat, the man who pioneered Pointillism as an art form. His famous work, “Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grand Jatte” is perhaps the most famous example of Pointillism at work. We will study this and his other paintings to understand how dots can create a larger picture. Our artists will paint a still life using the dots technique, working on shading, color, and composition.

For students ages 8-10 (3rd-5th grade)

After School Art Club is supported in part by a grant from the Sauk County UW Extension, Arts, & Culture Committee, Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts.

 

Week 5: After School Art Club (Georgia O’Keeffe Flowers)

$5.00

Wednesday, May 2, 2018  | 3:45-5:15 | 590 Water St., Prairie du Sac, WI

Students in this class will learn about Wisconsin native Georgia O’Keeffe and her zoomed in flower paintings. Her work helps us study composition, and how changing your view often changes what art can mean. A zoomed in flower almost looks abstract in her work. We will study her paintings to understand composition, color, and scale. Our artists will paint a large scale flower, making sure the images touch all four sides of the paper, and work on going big!

For students ages 8-10 (3rd-5th grade)

After School Art Club is supported in part by a grant from the Sauk County UW Extension, Arts, & Culture Committee, Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts.

 

Week 6: After School Art Club (Perspective Landscapes)

$5.00

Wednesday, May 9, 2018  | 3:45-5:15 | 590 Water St., Prairie du Sac, WI

Students in this class will learn about one point perspective, and how it can be used to create distance and space in art. We’ll study a few classical Greek examples all the way up through modern art, and discuss what methods to use in order to create perspective. Students will each make up their own landscape, real or imagined, and use what we learned to show space and perspective.

For students ages 8-10 (3rd-5th grade)

After School Art Club is supported in part by a grant from the Sauk County UW Extension, Arts, & Culture Committee, Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts.

 

Week 7: After School Art Club (Alexander Calder Mobiles)

$5.00

Wednesday, May 16, 2018  | Early Release day at school. Art club runs 2:00-3:15pm | 590 Water St., Prairie du Sac, WI

Students in this class will learn about American Sculptor Alexander Calder, famous for creating the art form of mobiles. His sculptures are delicate, using balance, weight, shape, and size to create pieces that move with the air currents or slightest touch. Students will study his mobiles, learn about balance, form, and shape, and make their own mobiles!

For students ages 8-10 (3rd-5th grade)

After School Art Club is supported in part by a grant from the Sauk County UW Extension, Arts, & Culture Committee, Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts.

 

Week 8: After School Art Club (3D Cardboard Sculptures)

$5.00

Wednesday, May 23, 2018  | 3:45-5:15 | 590 Water St., Prairie du Sac, WI

Students in this class will learn about the difference between geometric and organic shapes, as well as balance, color, weight, composition, and more! We will paint a variety of cardboard shapes with notches in them using warm and cool colors. Once dry, the cardboard can be assembled into a limitless number of sculpture shapes! Students can mix and match, create patterns or colored shapes, and more. The sculptures can go home as-is, or disassemble and reassemble later at home!

For students ages 8-10 (3rd-5th grade)

After School Art Club is supported in part by a grant from the Sauk County UW Extension, Arts, & Culture Committee, Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts.

 

Weeks 1-8: After School Art Club (Full 8 Week Session)

$35.00
This product registers your child for ALL 8 WEEKS of After School Art Club at River Arts on Water Studio! Session dates below.
  • April 4: Portraits – Picasso inspired portraits
  • April 11: Portraits – Modigliani inspired portraits
  • April 18: Pointillism – Aboriginal Art paintings
  • April 25: Pointillism – Georges Seurat inspired painted still life
  • May 2: Go Big! Georgia O’Keeffe inspired painted flowers
  • May 9: Go Big! Landscapes using perspective
  • May 16: 3D! Alexander Calder inspired mobiles
  • May 23: 3D! Cardboard sculptures

590 Water St., Prairie du Sac, WI | 608-643-5215 | kcoopman@riverartsinc.org.

Workshop: Fine Silver Clay Pendants with Pam Ryan

$95.00

Saturday, July 28, 2018 | 9am-2pm | 590 Water St., Prairie du Sac, WI

This class is perfect for the beginner jewelry maker! Instructor Pam Ryan will walk you through how to mold, shape, fire, burnish, and polish silver from it’s raw state into a finished piece of jewelry. Each student will receive a sterling silver chain and will be able to wear the piece home at the end of the class. All materials and tools provided, no experience necessary! This class sold out last year – sign up early!

A lunch break will be included in the class. Students should either bring a sack lunch or be prepared to purchase food if desired. There are several food options within walking distance of the studio.

For questions on this class or to register over the phone, please call Kristina at 608-643-5215 or email kcoopman@riverartsinc.org.

Workshop: Paint Party! with David Becker

$50.00

Paint Party! Saturday, June 2, 2018 | 6:30-9pm | 590 Water St, Prairie du Sac, WI

Join us for a paint night party here at River Arts! Instructor David Becker will walk you through creating this American Flag painting (pictured above). The class includes two malt beverages in addition to all painting supplies. This fun, laid back class is perfect for catching up with friends, having a girls’ night out, or just finding some relaxation while painting. All you have to do is show up and have a great time! Beginners are welcome, as well as those with some painting experience. Open to ages 16+.

This class is presented in partnership with Dillman’s Bay Resort Creative Art Workshops, Lac du Flambeau, WI.