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Summer 2017

FIA Members may register online, in-person, mail, or phone for Fall 2017 classes now. FIA Members receive 20% off regular tuition. When registering online, use coupon code MEMBER at checkout to get your discount.

Art School

Fall 2017 Teen Highlights

Basic Drawing

Students will practice the fundamental drawing skills that apply to artists of every level. Students with little or no drawing experience will start at the very beginning, while more practiced students will further develop their existing skills.

Sifus Thompson, Instructor

Ages 13–17

Tuesdays  (8 weeks)   9.5 - 10.24   6:30p–8:30p

Tuition $156 (FIA members, 20% off)


Teen Pottery

Students will learn fundamental clay techniques including pulling up, shaping, and tooling on the pottery wheel. Students will explore the versatility of different clays and throwing tools and will experiment with a variety of slips and glazes.

Jeff Hageman, Instructor

Ages 13–17

Saturdays (10 weeks)  9.9 - 11.18  No Class 9.23  10a - 12p

Tuition $175 (FIA members, 20% off)

After School Pottery

Students will learn to create one-of-a-kind bowls, cups, and plates on the pottery wheel. Fundamental handbuilding techniques and how to incorporate them into wheel-thrown works will also be introduced.

Karyn Konkel, Instructor

Ages 13–17

Tuesdays (8 weeks)   9.19 - 11.14  No Class 10.31  4p–5:45p

Tuition $156 (20% off for FIA members)

Take Great iPhone Photographs

Using their own smartphone cameras, students will learn the basics of photography including lighting, composition, organizing, editing, sharing, and printing. The class will critique their photographs and exhibit them in the FIA Art School.

Ellyn Sudow, Instructor

Ages 13–17

Wednesdays (6 weeks)  10.4 - 11/8   4p - 6:30p

Tuition $126 (FIA members, 20% off)