The Bascom’s youth programs are an amazing, energizing, valuable art experience and just plain fun. This fall, children can experience:
— “Tuesday After School Art”, Tuesdays, Sept. 13-Oct. 18, 3:15-4:30 pm. After school art for elementary aged students. Lessons include drawing, painting, modeling and collage. Kindergarten through fifth grade. Pre-registration is required. $30 for a six-week session.
— “Middle School Mixed Media”, Thursdays, Sept.15-Oct. 20, 3:15-5 pm. Each class will study a different artist and various mediums including collage, pastel and 3-dimensional works. Students will then create their own works using different mediums and techniques. Sixth through eighth grade. Pre-registration is required. $40 for a six-week session.
— “Friends Around the Globe”, Saturdays, Sept. 24 and Oct. 29, 1-3 pm. In partnership with the International Friendship Center. Fun, creative, educational activities to build skill through the visual arts. No pre-registration required. Ages 8-14. $12 per class.
— “Kids Open Studio”, Saturdays, Oct. 1 and Nov. 5, 10 am- 12 noon. Drop in to Studio A and stretch your imagination. Each class will offer a variety of media to work with. All materials are provided. No pre-registration required. Ages 6-12. $12 per class.
Scholarship opportunities are available for all classes.
The Bascom is now open year-round - Monday through Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday, 12 noon to 5 pm. Enjoy workshops, exhibitions, special events and quality programs throughout the year at The Bascom. For more information, to register for these and other Bascom workshop offerings or for more details on all Bascom activities, visit www.TheBascom.org or call (828)526-4949