Classes

Classes Fall 2018

Session 1 classes begin the week of August 13th, 2018

Session 1- August 13th- September 21st 
Session 2- October 1st- November 9th
Session 3- November 26th- December 20th (4 week session + Christmas Art Show)

Our classes run in 6 week sessions. Each session is once-a-week and times are listed below. If you would like to enroll in a class session that has already started, please call our office to make arrangements. No refunds are given on class payments.

There is a one-time supply fee for the 2018-2019 season of $50 upon registration.

If interested in private tutoring, please call our office for more information.

To Sign Up:

Please email bluecicadastudios@gmail.com.
Write which class you wish to attend in subject.
In email, please specify name, age and grade of student (if adult, just say adult).
Payment is due by first day of class.

  • Elementary Art Class
    – Tuesday- 4:00-5:00- $109
    – Wednesday- 12:00-1:00- $109
    – Thursday- 5:00-6:00/ 6:00-7:00- $109

Throughout each session, students will complete a canvas painting as well as several other smaller projects (drawing, painting and sculpture). They will learn techniques in acrylic, watercolor, and sculpting, color, perspective and creative design, as well as come to understand technical terms and art vocabulary. This is a great class to have fun and get the creative juices flowing.

Session 1: Loving Vincent Van Gogh and Impressionism- Landscape Study

van gogh starry night

  • Middle School Art Class- Tuesday- 5:00-6:15- $129

Throughout each session, students will complete one canvas painting as well as several other smaller projects (drawing, painting and sculpture). They will learn techniques in color, design, and art genre, as well as come to understand technical terms and art vocabulary.

Session 1: Loving Vincent Van Gogh and Impressionism- Perspective Study

Vincent-Van-Gogh-Cafe-Terrace-at-Night-Classic-Framed-Canvas-Art-L12278979

  • High School Art Class- Tuesday- 6:15-7:30-  $129
    -Thursday- 7:00-8:15- $129
    -Tuesday and Thursday- $215

Follow in the footsteps of legendary master painters as you acquire skill and technique in oil, watercolor, acrylic and other mediums. We cover everything from the basics of  color theory, intro to shape and design, and develop your understanding of artistic elements and techniques. You will complete at least 1-2 paintings every 6 weeks depending on complexity and size. No need to have prior experience in art. This is perfect for beginners and experienced students alike.

Session 1: Loving Vincent Van Gogh and Impressionism- Self-Portrait Study

van gogh self portrait

  • Adult Painting Class- Tuesday- 11:15-12:45- $129

Follow in the footsteps of legendary master painters as you acquire skill and technique in oil, watercolor, acrylic and other mediums. We cover everything from the basics of  color theory, intro to shape and design, and develop your understanding of artistic elements and techniques. You will complete at least 1-2 paintings every 6 weeks depending on complexity and size. No need to have prior experience in art. This is perfect for beginners and experienced students alike.

  • Handlettering/Calligraphy- High School/Adult- Wednesdays- 7:15-8:15- $109

Have a knack for penmanship? Come learn how to expand your handwriting skills, starting with the basics. We will learn two different fonts in calligraphy, complete a calligraphy alphabet, and write a favorite quote to finish off the course!

  • Creative Journaling- High School/Adult- Private Session- $210

This class is designed to help stimulate inspiration, providing tips and techniques to get you through those rough patches when your creativity seems drained. We focus on mindfulness, read excerpts from well known philosophers and thinkers and attempt to come to a better understanding of who we are as an individual through journal entries.

  • Creative Writing
    – Middle School- Wednesday- 5:00-6:00- $109
    -High School- Wednesday- 6:00-7:15- $119

Is writing your passion? This class will help develop your budding skills, providing tips and techniques of the writing trade. From writing prompts to lessons in publishing, studying fiction and nonfiction genres, as well as understanding the technical standards of formatting and grammar, this class will prepare you for the world of writers! We will complete a 10-page short story during the 6 week session (Great for your college portfolio!)

  • Mystery of Art
    – Wednesday- 11:00-12:00- $109
  • -Tuesday- 7:30-8:30- $109

Following along with the art classes, each session will focus on a different period of art. By the end of each session, students will be able to identify artists, conceptualize the style of the genre, as well as understand the story and meaning behind why art changes from century to century.

  • Yoga with Jill
    Monday (Time coming soon!)
    -Ages 18-Adult
    -$90 for 6-Week Session

Blue Cicada is excited to host Yoga Instructor Jill Van Nynatten Elkin! Jill will introduce basic poses as well as mediation. She will also cover breathing techniques that will reduce stress/anxiety, build energy and provide clarity and focus. See you on the yoga mat!
*Yoga participants are not subject to the $55 registration fee.

 

 

 

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