Painting & Drawing

Drawing From Farm Life

Come enjoy Jen’s small farm with horses, ponies, goats bunnies and dogs! Explore the farm and create many works of art while learning to draw in multimedia. (Parents and grandparents are welcome to enroll too) Bring a chair, sketch book, water/drink and pencil. Other supplies will be provided. Instructor: Jen Hustis

Monday: 8:30 – 11:30 (1st Grade & Up + Adults)
August 7 [1 day] Register

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Beginning Art with Gary

Study the art basics for the growth of the artist’s mind. Learn essentials of line, form, shading, shadow, perspective and portraiture. This class provides the basics necessary to develop an artistically strengthened mind. Instructor: Gary Lennon

Mondays: 4:15 – 5:45 (2nd Grade & Up)
July 10 – July 14 [5 days] Register

August 7 – August 11 [5 days] Register

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Art Studio with Gary

Study with Gary Lennon in a relaxed, friendly and supportive atmosphere. In this class students may use the medium and subject matter of their choice. With encouraging, one-on-one instruction techniques, Gary will help students rise to new levels of skill. Students of all artistic abilities are welcome…using pencils, charcoal, pastels, watercolor, oils or acrylics. Please bring project ideas and your preferred supplies the first session. This class is for students who have taken a previous class from Gary. Instructor: Gary Lenno


Monday – Friday: 4:15 – 5:45 (2nd Grade & Up)
July 24 – July 28 [5 days] Register


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Cartooning with John

Class includes a brief history of cartoons and a variety of cartoon formats and topics. Come create your own cartoon in panel or comic book formats. Ponder and produce story boards and practice writing captions and text. Instructor: John Campbell

Thursday: 6:00 – 8:00 (4th Grade & Up)

July 13 [1 day] Register



Beginning Origami

For those who have never tried origami before but are interested in exploring this Japanese paper folding art. Instructor: Mandy Steward

Mondays: 10:00 – 12:00 (3rd – 5th Grade)
August 7 [1 day] Register

Beaded Mosaic Hearts

Artists will glue pieces of clay and beads to create one of a kind mosaics that can hang anywhere a little happiness needs to be! Instructor: Angie Myers

Tuesday: 1:00 – 3:00 (1st – 5th Grade)
July 11 [1 day] Register

Color Field Painting

Learn about this amazing group of artist and how their artwork was so unique. As we take a look at the artists we will create our own painting inspired by there artwork. Acrylic and tape will be our media of choice for this class. Instructor: Angie Myers

Monday: 1:00 – 3:00 (1st – 5th Grade)
August 7 [1 day] Register

Fireflies and Firecrackers

Artists will use chalk, oil pastels, paint and paper to capture favorite summer memories. Instructor: Jackie Nelson

Friday: 10:00 – 12:00 (2nd- 5th Grade)
July 7 [1 day] Register

Minecraft Faces

Crazy about Creepers? Silly for Steve? Excited by Endermans? Create a favorite Minecraft face using collage. Instructor: Mandy Steward

Wednesday: 10:00 – 12:00 (3rd- 5th Grade)
July 5 [1 day] Register

Mixed Media Masterpieces

Artists will create unique art using a variety of materials like paint, plaster, fabric, and paper. Instructor: Jackie Nelson

Wednesday & Thursday: 10:00 – 12:00 (2nd Grade & Up)
July 5 – July 6 [2 days] Register

Paint Like Monet

Artists will create Monet inspired water lily and pond paintings. Instructor: Jackie Nelson

Tuesday: 10:15 – 12:15 (2nd Grade & Up)
August 8 [1 day] Register

Paint Like Van Gogh

Artists will create Van Gogh inspired rooms and fields. Instructor: Jackie Nelson

Wednesday: 10:15 – 12:15 (2nd Grade & Up)
August 9 [1 day] Register

Paint Playground

This class is unique in that we explore different ways to paint. Using a variety of tools, we will paint "outside the box" to create original artwork. A beat of a drum, a squeegee to swish, and a even a cup to pour will all be used to spark your artists imagination. Instructor: Angie Myers

Thursday: 1:00 – 3:00 (1st – 5th Grade)
July 6 [1 day] Register


Painted Flowers

Artist will learn how to draw and paint various flowers. We will use watercolor and acrylic paints to complete our works of art. Instructor: Jackie Nelson

Monday: 1:00 – 3:00 (2nd Grade & Up)
July 10 [1 day] Register

Pastel Drawing with Gary

Explore the use of pastels with Gary. Learn different techniques; experiment with color and blending as you create wonderful pastel pictures. Instructor: Gary Lennon

Monday – Friday: 4:15 – 5:45 (2nd Grade & Up)
June 12 – June 16 [5 days] Register

July 31 – August 4 [5 days] Register

Space Explorer

Artists will use a variety of materials to create space themed works of arts. To infinity and Beyond with art. Instructor: Jackie Nelson

Tuesday & Wednesday: 10:00 – 12:00 (2nd Grade & Up)
June 27 – June 28 [2 days] Register

Watercolor with Gary

Kids here is your chance to study the wonderful world of watercolors with Gary Lennon. Explore watercolor painting from basic color and design concepts to techniques unique to the medium. Instructor: Gary Lennon

Monday – Friday: 4:15 – 5:45 (2nd Grade & Up)
June 26 – June 30 [5 days] Register

Monday – Thursday: 4:15 – 5:45 (2nd Grade & Up)
August 14 – August 17 [4 days] Register

Art Escape Camp

Art Escape Camp is a FAI tradition where kids enjoy a week filled with creative workshops in the visual arts. Students will rotate through 4 workshops each day where they will draw, paint; create with clay, mixed media and more. The FAI faculty, composed of professionals certified in their areas of expertise, creates an environment which makes learning fun and enhances self-esteem. All campers will receive a camp t-shirt. Please bring a sack lunch each day.

Monday-Friday: 9:30 – 2:00 (1st – 6th Grade|Entering in Fall)
July 24 – 28 [5 days] Register
Tuition: $220

July 31 – August 4 [5 days] Register
Tuition: $220

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Come Back Camp

Celebrate the last days of summer before a new school year begins! Just like our “Art Escape Camp” with four rotations of art, but you pick the days. One, two or enjoy all three days. New projects will be explored each day. Please bring a sack lunch.

Monday: 9:30 – 2:00 (1st – 6th Grade)
August 14 Register