Wednesday, May 28, 2008

SUMMER ARTS for Youth & Teens

Puppets that Walk

Join 3-D artist-educator Cindy Butler-Jones and elementary teacher Linda Greene
to create large-scale puppets to control and march in the 4th of July parade.

Ages: 8-12 Location: The Antioch School Cost: $50
Meeting Times: M-Th 9-10:30am… June 23,24,25,26,30 & July 1,2,3 and July 4th 1-3pm

*Also seeking teen “mentor artists”. No class fee for teen assistants. Up to 12 community service credits.

YS Library Teen Space Mural

Join artist-educators Michael Fleishman and Deborah Housh to create a permanent mural for the library teen space. All artistic skill levels encouraged to learn this additive relief process. An opening reception will be held at the library during 8/15 Friday Fling.

Ages: 13-19 Location: The Antioch School Cost: $50

Meeting Times: M-W-F 9:30-11:30am… July 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 18, 21, 23

*Up to 12 community service credits available for class & reception participation.

Presenting & Selling Your Art

Join artist-educator Deborah Housh with guest artists to learn skills for finishing your work for exhibition, digital portfolio/web publishing, hanging an art show and techniques to “get your work out there”. Not an art making workshop, students should bring

2-5 pieces of home or school created art to discuss and hang in the final show.

Ages: 13-18 Location: YS Arts Council space-108 Dayton Cost: $30

Meeting Times: 9:30-11:30am… July 30, August 6, 13, 15

*Up to 6 community service credits available for art hanging and reception work.

Youth Art Gallery Show

All area teens are invited to bring their work on August 15th, 9:30am for hanging

in the Arts Council Youth Art Show held August 15th 6-9pm during Friday Fling.

Also join us for

Skate-Music Fest

Sunday July 27th 3-8pm at the John Bryan Park

*Up to 12 community service credits available for skate park repair, event planning and event work.

For more information about involvement in any of the workshops or events, go to To enroll contact Deb Housh at 767-1107. Space limited.