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.

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.  

     

Summer Art Camp 2014

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Seriously Fun Art

Join us for some serious fun where artists will have a great time creating while stretching their imagination.  We’ll draw, paint, splatter, shape, blend, and sculpt in a variety of media as we explore 2 and 3D art. Penny Coffman leads this week long art camp.  Students receive plenty of positive feedback and encouragement. Dress for mess! All supplies provided.

June 23 – 27     Grade: K – 5       9am-12pm

Registration $150      Supply Fee $35  due on the first day of class

Tweens & Teens Summer Camp

Each day the students experience interactive guided lessons followed by open studio time.  Students can experiment with new techniques, try different styles of art making and then have the opportunity to apply those lessons to their own individual artwork. Penny Coffman leads this class.  Students can expect a variety of lessons in a relaxed atmosphere with plenty of positive feedback. This is a great way to tap into your creative side and dabble in several different media.

Jr. High and High School    1-4pm     June 23 – 27

Registration $150   Supply fee $45 due on the first day of class

Resist!

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Another new art lesson.  A collaboration between the two Thursday classes; Seriously Fun Art class and the Open Studio for Tweens & Teens.  This time using a black background and a resist to create paintings with flair.  These pieces even get a water bath as part of the big finish! Continue reading