Continuing classes in Naperville, IL

Penny is teaching the following classes at Naperville Art League.

Naperville Art League 508 N. Center St.  |  Naperville, IL USA  60563 | 630-355-2530  |  naperartleague@aol.com | 10am-5pm (T-F) 10am-4pm (Sat)

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Open Studio & Art Coach — Tweens & Teens
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Instructor: Penny Coffman
Thursdays 5:00 pm—6:30 pm
Age Jr. High and High School
Drop In: $20 or 6 sessions for $98
This drop in class is half-guided lesson and half open studio. One weeks lesson it might cover perspective, or design elements and another week we might cover charcoal drawing, painting mediums, value studies or colored pencil. Supplies will be provided for these lessons. The open studio time offers additional technique and personal coaching as the student works on the project of their choice. Positive feedback will be given in a relaxed, supportive atmosphere.

 

 

 

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Seriously Fun Art Drop In!

Instructor: Penny Coffman
Thursdays 4:00 pm—5:00 pm
Grades 3-5
Drop In: $20 or 6 sessions for $98

Join us for some serious fun where elementary schoolstudents can experience art basics while stretching their imagination. Guided lessons cover a variety of media as we create 2 and 3D artworks. Draw, paint, shape, blend, and sculpt with artist Penny Coffman. Students will try a variety of media and receive plenty of attention and encouragement. Always new projects. All supplies provided. Dress for mess.

 

 

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Art for 2

There are still opening for this class at Naperville Art League, Naperville, IL on Monday July 16.

Monday July 16
9:00 am- 10:00 am
Fee: $12  Ages pre-k & K

Young artists will bring one of their favorite adults with them to class. Together they will explore and create in 2 and 3-D. Art explorations are set up in stations and the art duos move through the activities at their own pace. Focus is on creative play and a positive experience. Dress for mess.

Creative, art fundamentals and supportive friendly atmosphere. Join the group!

 

Seriously Fun Art

 

Join us for some serious fun where elementary school students can experience art basics while stretching their imagination. Guided lessons cover a variety of media as we create 2 and 3D artworks. Draw, paint, shape, blend, and sculpt with artist Penny Coffman. Students will try a variety of media and receive plenty of attention and encouragement. Always new projects. All supplies provided. Dress for mess. Grade: K – 5

Thursdays 4:00 – 5:00 p.m

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Open Studio and Art Coach for Tweens and Teens

Thursdays 5-6:30 p.m.

This drop in class is half guided lesson and half open studio. One weeks lesson it might cover perspective, or design elements and another week we might cover charcoal drawing, painting mediums, value studies or colored pencil. Supplies will be provided for these lessons. The open studio time offers additional technique and personal coaching as the student works on the project of their choice.  Positive feedback will be given in a relaxed supportive atmosphere.

Audience Jr. high and high school students

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Groups

Home School Groups, social groups, youth group, scouts and special needs groups are invited to set up an occasional or regular schedule for art experiences.

2015 Summer Camps

Register for these classes at www.NapervilleParks.org

Painting for Teens
Instructor: Penny Coffman
Mon.—Wed. June 29—July 1
Res. $65.00 / Non-Res. $95.00
Age: jr. high & high school
Join artist Penny Coffman for three days filled with tips, tricks and techniques designed to help you make great paintings. Value, composition, color choice and style will be covered. Students will have the opportunity to try a variety of paints, mediums and painting surfaces in a positive, encouraging atmosphere. Bring a sketchbook if you have one. A supply fee of $30.00 to be paid directly to the instructor is due the first day of class.

Babysitters Art Box
Instructor: Penny Coffman Mon., Tue., June 29 & 30
Res. $36.00 / Non-Res. $66.00 Age: 12 and up
1:00 pm—4:00 pm
Min. 8 / Max. 16
Make 2 and 3D art projects that will be a hit with kids of all
ages using everyday art supplies. You’ll take home projects and direction sheets that you can use again and again. Artist Penny Coffman will help you fill your art box with easy to teach and create art. A few projects will be messy so dress appropriately. A supply fee of $15.00 to be paid directly to the instructor is due the first day of class.
9:00 am—12:00 pm Min. 8 / Max. 16

Seriously Fun Art (age group 1)
Instructor: Penny Coffman
Mon.—Fri. August 3—7 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Res. $95.00 / Non-Res. $125.00
Age: Grade K-5
Join us for some serious fun where elementary school students can experience art basics while stretching their imagination. Guided lessons cover a variety of media as we create 2 and 3D artworks. Draw, paint, shape, blend and sculpt with artist Penny Coffman. Students will try a variety of media and receive plenty of attention and encouragement. Always new projects to try. Dress for mess. A supply fee of $35.00 to be paid directly to the instructor is due the first day of class.

Seriously Fun Art (age group 2)
Instructor: Penny Coffman
Mon.—Fri. Aug. 3—7 1 p.m. – 4p.m.
Res. $95.00 / Non-Res. $125.00
Age: Grade 6—8
Join us for some creative, fun afternoons designed for jr. high students. Penny Coffman leads this project based class where we’ll increase our knowledge of art basics while stretching the imagination. Guided lessons cover a variety of media as we create 2 and 3D artworks. Draw, paint, shape, blend and sculpt. Students will try a variety of media and receive plenty of attention and encouragement. Always new projects to try. Dress for mess. . A supply fee of $35.00 to be paid directly to the instructor is due the first day of class.

Summer Camp 2015  Art for Teens.

Summer camps are approaching. First up is a Painting class for teens at Naperville Gallery and Fine Art Center, 508 N Center St, Naperville, IL. This class is for junior high and high school students and will run in the mornings June 29- July 1. Painting in a variety of styles on several different surfaces with plenty of attention and encouragement. This is a great intrduction or re introduction into painting.