BOOKMAKING SUMMER CAMP FOR YOUTHS

Ages: Youths (9 to 12 years)

Workshop description: Learn to make books with Book Arts Roadshow this summer. This workshop focuses on providing basic skills and instruction on how to make a selection of 7 folded, adhesive and sewn books, with particular emphasis on adapting bookmaking projects so they can be reproduced using materials and tools that are commonly found around the home and/or are reasonably easy to obtain. This lively, stress-free Bookmaking Summer Camp series in intended to provide bookmaking beginners with an opportunity to have fun, explore a new creative outlet, and learn something new. Participants will learn how to make:

  • Hidden Pocket Book
  • Zine Fold Book
  • Caterpillar Book
  • Mini Zines in Pocket Cover
  • Drawn-on Boards Book
  • Popsicle Book
  • 3-Hole Accordion Dos-a-Dos

Instructors: Book Arts Roadshow

Sessions: 4 sessions via Zoom  
Dates: Sunday, June 28 & July 12, 19 & 26, 2020 (No workshop on July 5, 2020)
Times: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Fee: $95

Materials Fee: Bookmaking materials & shipping provided by a generous grant from the Bill Graham Foundation.

Registration: Registration is open to people residing in the US (as packages will be sent via US Postal Service Priority Mail).

Great Idea: Register for this workshop with friends and family from across the country — it’s a great way to make something together even when you can’t be in the same place.

REGISTER NOW: HERE
Deadline for Registration: Monday, June 22, 2020

Materials: Book Arts Roadshow will prepare all bookmaking materials for this workshop and will ship them to each registered participant via US Postal Service Priority Mail prior to the first session.

Tools: Participants need to provide their own:

  1. glue stick
  2. scissors
  3. pencil
  4. eraser
  5. ruler
  6. a few sheets of waste paper such as pages from an old magazine or catalog
  7. color markers or color pencils or pens.

Zoom Access Code & Password: Registered participants will receive an email containing the Zoom access code & password on Friday, June 26, 2020. (NOTE: The email will come from Book Arts Roadshow.)

Recording: The workshop will not be recorded and recording of this workshop is prohibited.

ABOUT BOOK ARTS ROADSHOW
Book Arts Roadshow provides Book Arts instruction to and hands-on learning experiences for children, teens & grown-ups. Offerings include classes,summer camps, private group sessions, team builders, retreats and teachers professional development workshops.
Find out more at www.BookArtsRoadshow.net

COVID 19 Resources

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FOR ARTISTS

FOR ORGANIZATIONS

FOR EVERYONE

On Line Store

Healdsburg Center for the Arts is excited to present online purchasing opportunities.
If purchased, HCA will contact you to arrange pickup or shipping. All shipping cost is the responsibility of the buyer and will be invoiced separately.

View the HCA catalog HERE

DONATED ART:
HCA has been honored with gifts of art to sell and support the HCA operations.
Donations include pieces directly from the artist and pieces from HCA patrons that are ready for a new home.

HCA ARTISTS:
A variety of work by artists who are currently exhibiting in the gallery. Purchases of these pieces benefit the artists and HCA!

ART KITS
Bird House and Mosaic kits are available, complete with a gift bag, perfect for Mother’s Day.
(birdhouse painted)

View the HCA catalog HERE


THE CURRENT EXHIBIT CATALOGS ARE ONLINE AND PIECES ARE AVAILABLE FOR SALE. CLICK ON THE EXHIBIT IMAGE TO SEE THIS WONDERFUL EXHIBIT.

Drawing: In, Out and About – Spring 2020 Class

SESSIONS CANCELLED
Contact Kelly Ebeling for notification if sessions are rescheduled: education@healdsburgcenterforthearts.org

Dates: Tues., March 24 – April 21 (6 classes)

Time: 3:30 – 5:00

Ages: 9 – 15

Location: Healdsburg Community Center, 1557 Hbg. Ave., Room 11

Instructor: Kelly Ebeling

Students will develop and hone their rendering skills through direct observation of the natural world through the study of line, value, shape, texture, light, space, shadow, and composition. We will explore a variety of techniques and media such as charcoal, oil and soft pastels, graphite, pen and ink, conte crayon, etc.  We work both in the studio and outside, weather permitting. Each class offers a couple of fun projects and there are no repeated projects throughout the series. This class is an ongoing, after-school series offered in the fall, winter and spring.

ART CAMP 2020

JUNE 15 – JULY 23

It’s our strong desire to bring HCA’s Summer Art Camp to our communities this summer in a manner that keeps our campers, families and staff safe. We’re working with the City of Healdsburg and art instructors to determine how and when we might open art camp.

If you have specific questions, please contact Kelly Ebeling at: education@healdsburgcenterforthearts.org

Your child’s creativity will blossom with HCA’s four-day Summer Art Camp sessions. Each week brings new and exciting creative options for ages 3 – 15! Students explore various media including: painting, ceramics, mixed media drawing, music and more.  

Our camps inspire creativity and promote fun. Dress for a mess and prepare to  explore the world of art!

Registration for each session $150.

CLICK HERE FOR CAMP LISTING FOR AGES 3 – 8

CLICK HERE FOR CAMP LISTING FOR AGES 9 – 15

STILL LIFE PAINTING IN ACRYLIC

with instructor Donna DeLaBriandais

www.donnasfineart.com 

Date: Saturday, August 8th

Time: 9:30 am – 3:00 pm (45 min. lunch, starting at noon. Bring you own lunch or there is a nearby café or grocery store with full deli.

Location: Healdsburg Community Center, 1557 Healdsburg Ave., Room 11 

Ages: 16 plus

Cost: $130.00 

To register, click here:

Acrylic is a versatile and forgiving medium. Students will learn the fundamentals of still life painting such as creating form and color mixing. We will compose unique still lifes with flowers, fruit, vegetables, ceramic objects while concentrating on lighting and positioning. Students learn the importance of creating an under painting, light and shadow and color composition. Demonstrations and a brief lecture will help with your painting process. Some experience in acrylic is helpful for this class. Max. 12 students.

Supply List:

A variety of acrylic colors that include: Violet, Red, Cad yellow Lt., Alizarin Crimson, Sap Green, Ultramarine Blue, King Blue, Black, Titanium White. Please bring any other colors you like and would want to substitute.  

Brushes:  A variety of flat, round, filberts nylon brushes; 1″, 1/2 inch, #2 round.  Inexpensive snap and Simon brands are good choices.

White or grey palette of your choice. 

Canvas. 11×14 or 14×18″ stretched canvas.  More experienced painters may like a 16×20″ canvas.

Canvas pads or heavy paper for painting studies prior to painting on canvas.

Water container, slow drying medium, paper towels, 

Bring your own easel, if possible.  There are table easels and 4 standing easel available – please ask if you need to borrow one.

Riley Art Supply and Village Art Supply will give you a discount if you bring in your supply list.

Summer Art Camp 2020

Your child’s creativity will blossom with HCA’s four-day Summer Art Camp sessions. Each week brings new and exciting creative options for ages 3 – 15! Students explore various media including: painting, ceramics, mixed media drawing, music and more.  
Our camps inspire creativity and promote fun. Dress for a mess and prepare to  explore the world of art!
Registration for each session $150.

Registration is OPEN!
Register by April 15 and receive 10% off registration fees.

REGISTER HERE


Summer Art Camp for 9 – 15 years old

LOCATIONS:
HCC – Healdsburg Community Center, 1557 Healdsburg Avenue,
HHS – Healdsburg High School Ceramic Studio, drop off at the Healdsburg Swim Center parking lot, 360 Monte Vista Ave. The Ceramic studio is adjacent. 

Students taking both morning and afternoon sessions at HCC have a free supervised lunch break. Students should bring their sack lunch.

  • Week 1: June 15 – 18, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • Sculpture and 3-D Art with Harvest Nieto Location: HCCStudents will enjoy learning ways to create three-dimensional art through a variety of materials such as paper, paint, cardboard and clay to create 3D masterpieces.  We will also head outdoors to design and construct larger, collaborative sculptures from natural and recycled materials to form earth-friendly totems and figures.
  • Week 1: June 15 – 18, 1PM- 4:30P
    • Cartooning with Levi Miller Location: HCC
      We will explore how to draw faces and facial expressions to bring life to our cartoons. We will work witElearn how to turn stick figures into superheroes. This class offers great knowledge for any aspiring cartoonists or comic book artists!
    • Ceramics: Wheel and Handbuilding with Linus Lancaster Location: HHS Learn how to throw pottery on the wheel to form functional pieces, such as cups, bowls and plates. Through individual guidance and repetition, we will develop skills in our throwing techniques. This class can accommodate beginning potters as well as those with previous throwing experience. Repeating students are encouraged to sign up.  In addition to the wheel, we will also explore handbuilding clay using our hands, fingers, and simple tools using common techniques of pinch pottery, coil building, and slab building. Please note: All thrown pieces require two kiln firings, so pieces will not be available for pickup until approximately 7-10 days after class ends. Fired pieces can be packaged and shipped for an additional charge.
  • Week 2: June 22 – 25, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • Calling all Muggles and Wizards! with Harvest Nieto. Location: HCC Join us for some Hogwarts fun. We will make our own wands, brew our own potions, produce magic crystals, create our own Butterbeer, Quidditch brooms and more! We will work in multiple mediums to create unique projects that are ideal for students who love both art and science. Come prepared to immerse yourself in the world of Harry Potter!
  • Week 2: June 22 – 25, 1PM- 4:30PM
    • Fashion Photography 101 with Nicole Schlaeppi Location: HCC We will explore art of photography using fashion as our focus. Students will model costumes for each other as we photograph and learn how to use light and location (both inside and outdoors) to our advantage.  Each student will learn how to direct the models to form interesting poses. We will also use Photoshop to learn a variety of editing techniques to further enhance and manipulate our creative images.
    • Ceramics: Wheel and Handbuilding with Linus Lancaster Location: HHS Learn how to throw pottery on the wheel to form functional pieces, such as cups, bowls and plates. Through individual guidance and repetition, we will develop skills in our throwing techniques. This class can accommodate beginning potters as well as those with previous throwing experience. Repeating students are encouraged to sign up.  In addition to the wheel, we will also explore handbuilding clay using our hands, fingers, and simple tools using common techniques of pinch pottery, coil building, and slab building. Please note: All thrown pieces require two kiln firings, so pieces will not be available for pickup until approximately 7-10 days after class ends. Fired pieces can be packaged and shipped for an additional charge.
  • Week 3: June 29 – July 2, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • Fantastic Beasts with Kristin Sillars. Location: HCC From a flying Hippogriff’s wings at Hogwarts, Pikachu’s iconic zig-zag tail, to the many eyed aliens at the edge of the universe – our favorite movies, books, games and comics are often defined by the creatures we know and love. We will learn how to design creatures that are visually striking, but also able to draw from mythology and biology. Come craft and create the creatures of your wildest dreams!
  • Week 3: June 29 – July 2, 1PM – 4:30PM
    • Graphic Novels and Comic Book Creation with Levi Miller Location: HCC. Students will learn about the tradition of sequential art  – or storytelling with pictures and words – used in classic American comics, manga and contemporary graphic novels.  We will explore techniques in cartoon and 
  • Week 4: July 6 – 9, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • Meet the Masters with Kelly Ebeling. Location: HCC We will explore modern and contemporary artists including Georgia O’Keefe, Yayoi Kusama, Helen Frankenthaler, Jasper Johns, Jean Michel-Basquiat and others.  Working in multiple mediums, students learn key concepts, techniques of movements such as Abstract Expressionism, Dada, Pop Art as they create their own masterpieces throughout the class
  • Week 4: July 6 – 9, 1PM – 4:30PM
    • Electronic Music Making with Levi Miller. Location: HCC We will use samplers, drum machines, synthesizers, keyboards and iPad applications to explore electronic/hip hop and dance music making. We will create beats and songs from the ground up! Students can then dance to the beats they create! No previous knowledge or experience with music is required.
  • Week 5: July 13 – 16, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • Felting and Fiber Arts with Vicki Assegued. Location: HCC Students will learn many techniques for weaving and layering fabric and fibers in exciting shapes.  We will use recycled clothing, placemats, lace, trims, yarns, felt, jewelry parts and buttons to create fun and stunning wall art pieces.
  • Week 5: July 13 – 16, 1PM – 4:30PM
    • A Rainbow of Mixed Media with Deborah Padrick. Location: HCCThis class will explore drawing, which we will combine with varied watercolor techniques. Japanese brush stroke (Sumi-e) will enhance some of our art creations. We will also explore the magical movement of dyes on silk fabric.  Oil pastels, pens and colored pencils create new dimensions in our mixed media art.
  • Week 6: July 20 – 23, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • Mosaic Stepping Stones with Barbara McNally Location: HCC Smash tiles and create colorful designs in an easy and fun process. Instructor will provide safety glasses and oversee scoring, smashing and grouting process as students produce mosaic stepping stones for the garden.
  • Week 6: July 20 – 23, 1PM – 4:30PM
    • Studio Painting and Drawing with Kelly Ebeling. Location: HCC This camp will cover many basic drawing concepts, such as value, line, and composition before moving on to color theory in painting. We will experiment with a variety of mediums such as charcoal, pastel, acrylics, and watercolors while learning to draw different subjects such as the still life, landscape, and portrait. Students will learn basic studio practices such as how to set up an easel, how to mix color, how to add medium to acrylic paint, how to properly clean your brushes and more.

TUITION ASSISTANCE
HCA is committed to insuring youth has creative opportunities and offers partial and full scholarships to insure that need is met. Our scholarship funding is limited, please apply by clicking HERE

QUESTIONS?
Call or email Education Director Kelly Ebeling
707-344-2248
education@healdsburgcenterforthearts.org

REGISTER HERE


SUMMER ART CAMP FOR AGES 3 – 8 click HERE

Summer Art Camp 2020

Your child’s creativity will blossom with HCA’s four-day Summer Art Camp sessions. Each week brings new and exciting creative options for ages 3 – 15! Students explore various media including: painting, ceramics, mixed media drawing, music and more.  
 Our camps inspire creativity and promote fun. Dress for a mess and prepare to  explore the world of art!

Registration is OPEN!
Register by April 15 and receive 10% off registration fees.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Summer Camp for 3 – 5 years old

Location: Healdsburg Community Nursery School

 These camps offer play breaks interspersed throughout the day in the cool and shaded yard at HCNS.
Registration for each camp is $150.

  • Week 1: June 15 – 18, 9AM – 12PM
    • Garden Makers with Siobhan Loughney. Your little naturalist will be introduced to sweet and safe plants in the garden and will learn how to plant seeds, make herbal sprays and use flowers and leaves for simple art projects.   These projects have been designed for tiny hands that enjoy exploring nature. 
  • Week 2: June 22 – 25, 9AM – 12PM
    • Recycled Art with Nichole Au. Kids create and reconstruct art projects with the use of found, recycled, and used materials with the addition of paints, pastels and markers.  Each day will allow for a happy and creative experience where kids can explore how to reduce, reuse and recycle in the most creative way! 
  • NO CAMP FOR 3 – 5 YEARS OLD WEEK 3 & 4
  • Week 5: July 13 – 16, 9AM – 12PM
    • Colorful Cloth Dye Camp with Lindsey Jackson. Tie-dye, indigo dye, ice dye and natural plant dyes are some of the colorful techniques students will get to play with.  These age-appropriate projects will leave kids with colorful art they can wear or gift or simply be proud of!  Each student will have the opportunity to create numerous dye projects  throughout the camp week.  Dress for a mess because these projects will get colorful! 
  • Week 6: July 20 – 23, 9AM – 12PM
    • Preserve the Harvest with Siobhan Loughney. In this hands-on camp, children will learn the basics of preserving the sweetest summer treats including cinnamon apple jelly, dried pear slices, handmade peach fruit leather and more!  Kids will surely love what they make and learn new ways of eating and creating healthy treats. 

TUITION ASSISTANCE:
HCA is committed to insuring youth has creative opportunities and offers partial and full scholarships to insure that need is met. Our scholarship funding is limited, please apply by clicking HERE

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER


Summer Camp for 6 – 8 years old

Location: Healdsburg Community Center

Art campers enrolled in both morning and afternoon sessions receive free supervised lunch break. Campers should bring sack lunch.
Registration for each session: $150

  • Week 1: June 15 – 18, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • Multiples: Printmaking, Stamping and Stenciling with Kristin Sillars. Learn to create works of art in a fun environment using a variety of printmaking methods. Students will explore relief, mono-print and gelli prints to create prints that use expression, abstraction and realism. Kids create their own stamps and stencils or use those on hand to create amazing mixed media projects.
  • Week 1: June 15 – 18, 1PM- 4:30PM
    • Sculpture and 3-D Art with Harvest Nieto Students will enjoy learning ways to create three-dimensional art through a variety of materials such as paper, paint, cardboard and clay to create 3D masterpieces.  We will also head outdoors to design and construct larger, collaborative sculptures from natural and recycled materials to form earth-friendly totems and figures.
  • Week 2: June 22 – 25, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • Eco Garden Art with Kelly Ebeling.We’ll tinker, build, and create garden art using recycled materials and what we can scavenge from nature. Students learn to restore, upcycle, convert and invent everything including garden stakes, mosaic flower pots, animal sculptures, funky birdhouses, wind chimes and colorful fairy houses.
  • Week 2: June 22 – 25, 1PM- 4:30PM
    • Calling all Muggles and Wizards! with Harvest Nieto. Join us for some Hogwarts fun. We will make our own wands, brew our own potions, produce magic crystals, create our own Butterbeer, Quidditch brooms and more! We will work in multiple mediums to create unique projects that are ideal for students who love both art and science. Come prepared to immerse yourself in the world of Harry Potter!
  • Week 3: June 29 – July 2, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • Mixed Media Madness with Zoe Brester-PenningStudents will use a wide variety of mediums to invent fun and funky contemporary art pieces.  We will study a number of famous artists and apply their techniques in painting, drawing, collage, clay, fabric, and recycled materials. This class will inspire creative thinking and hone design skills.
  • Week 3: June 29 – July 2, 1PM – 4:30PM
    • Fantastic Beasts with Kristin Sillars. From a flying Hippogriff’s wings at Hogwarts, Pikachu’s iconic zig-zag tail, to the many eyed aliens at the edge of the universe – our favorite movies, books, games and comics are often defined by the creatures we know and love. We will learn how to design creatures that are visually striking, but also able to draw from mythology and biology. Come craft and create the creatures of your wildest dreams!
  • Week 4: July 6 – 9, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • Creation Stations with Kristin Sillars. Students will explore a variety of projects and media at 4-5 creation stations each day as they work at their own pace.  Each day, we will explore different projects such as mini mosaics, collage boxes, watercolor & mixed media, clay, wood and wire sculptures and more.
  • Week 4: July 6 – 9, 1PM – 4:30PM
    • Meet the Masters with Kelly Ebeling. We will explore modern and contemporary artists including Georgia O’Keefe, Yayoi Kusama, Helen Frankenthaler, Jasper Johns, Jean Michel-Basquiat and others.  Working in multiple mediums, students learn key concepts, techniques of movements such as Abstract Expressionism, Dada, Pop Art as they create their own masterpieces throughout the class
  • Week 5: July 13 – 16, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • A Rainbow of Mixed Media with Deborah Padrick. This class will explore drawing, which we will combine with varied watercolor techniques. Japanese brush stroke (Sumi-e) will enhance some of our art creations. We will also explore the magical movement of dyes on silk fabric.  Oil pastels, pens and colored pencils create new dimensions in our mixed media art.
  • Week 5: July 13 – 16, 1PM – 4:30PM
    • Felting and Fiber Arts with Vicki Assegued Students will learn many techniques for weaving and layering fabric and fibers in exciting shapes.  We will use recycled clothing, placemats, lace, trims, yarns, felt, jewelry parts and buttons to create fun and stunning wall art pieces.
  • Week 6: July 20 – 23, 8:30AM – 12PM
    • Studio Painting and Drawing with Kelly Ebeling. Students will draw and paint with various materials such as color pencils, markers, watercolor brush and ink pens. We will learn techniques in color-matching, layering, blending, and building texture. The instructor will illustrate how to use art materials in a wide variety of methods and themes ranging from animals to landscape.
  • Week 6: July 20 – 23, 1PM – 4:30PM
    • Mosaic Stepping Stones with Barbara McNally. Smash tiles and create colorful designs in an easy and fun process. Instructor will provide safety glasses and oversee scoring, smashing and grouting process as students produce mosaic stepping stones for the garden.

TUITION ASSISTANCE:
HCA is committed to insuring youth has creative opportunities and offers partial and full scholarships to insure that need is met. Our scholarship funding is limited, please apply by clicking HERE

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

QUESTIONS?

Call or email Education Director Kelly Ebeling
707-344-2248
education@healdsburgcenterforthearts.org


SUMMER ART CAMP FOR 9 – 15 YEARS OLD (CLICK HERE)

Drawing: In, Out and About – Spring 2020 Class

SESSIONS CANCELLED
Contact Kelly Ebeling for notification if sessions are rescheduled: education@healdsburgcenterforthearts.org

Dates: Tues., March 24 – April 21 (6 classes)

Time: 3:30 – 5:00

Ages: 9 – 15

Location: Healdsburg Community Center, 1557 Hbg. Ave., Room 11

Instructor: Kelly Ebeling

Fee:  $150 or single day drop-in fee of $25 (limited full and partial scholarships available. 

Students will develop and hone their rendering skills through direct observation of the natural world through the study of line, value, shape, texture, light, space, shadow, and composition. We will explore a variety of techniques and media such as charcoal, oil and soft pastels, graphite, pen and ink, conte crayon, etc.  We work both in the studio and outside, weather permitting. Each class offers a couple of fun projects and there are no repeated projects throughout the series. This class is an ongoing, after-school series offered in the fall, winter and spring.