Grades 6-8 Descriptions

Immerse yourself in Art

Engage with some of Boston’s finest artist-educators in studios purposely designed for ceramics, printmaking, drawing, painting, and sculpture. Continue your journey in art by immersing yourself in a stimulating and supportive environment.

Programs

InstaPRINTS!

Instructor: Christopher Wallace

Grades 5 – 8
10 Mondays, 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
March 30 – June 15, 2020
Excludes April 20 and May 25, 2020

InstaPrints is designed to open the world of printmaking and all its possibilities to our young artists. After utilizing various printmaking techniques, methods, and materials, student will develop their imagery and be able to produce multiple copies of their work, instantly!

If your 5th grade child is not being dropped off to art classes by a parent or guardian, they must be enrolled in the
Snack ‘n Track program, or have an signed Unsupervised Arrival form.

 

 

 


BooksmArt

Instructor: Aleigha Howland

Grades 3rd-5th
10 Tuesdays, 3:30-5:30pm
March 24 – June 2, 2020
Excludes April 21, 2020

Introduction to book making and binding. Students will fold, bind and bring together hardcover books with decorative paper.

If your K-5th grade child is not being dropped off to art classes by a parent or guardian, they must be enrolled in the
Snack ‘n Track program.


Potteryworks

Instructor: Tiffany Playford

Grades 6 – 8
10 Tuesdays, 3:30 – 5:30 pm
March 24 – June 2, 2020
Excludes April 21, 2020

Learn the ins and outs of Pottery!

This class will include the tips and techniques for making forms with clay. The teacher will guide student on a journey to making their own personalized pieces of pottery, whether they be functional pieces  or sculptural. This class includes learning to throw on the wheel and handbuilding projects.

Hand-glaze your work and experience the surprises when the kiln is unloaded.

 


Spring Color Intensive: Draw/Paint

Instructor: Roz Sommer, Ian Prishwalko

Grade 5-8
10 Wednesdays, 3:30  – 5:30 pm
March 25 – June 3, 2020
Excludes April 22, 2020

Expressive imagination and close observation come into play through exploring a wide variety of media in works on paper. People, animals, and objects in nature, dreams, fantasies and abstract lines and forms will be suggested as stimulating and challenging subjects.

If your 5th grade child is not being dropped off to art classes by a parent or guardian, they must be enrolled the Snack ‘n Track program, or have an unsupervised arrival form.


Maud’s Art World Camp

Instructor: Ian Prishwalko

Maud’s Art World Camp | 5 Weeks of interdisciplinary art practicing lead by artist and instructor Ian Prishwalko.

Dates
Week 1 June 29 – July
Week 2 July 6 – 10
Week 3 July 13- 17
Week 4 July 20 – 24
Week 5 July 21 – 31

M-F, 1:30-5:30pm
$325 Per Week

If students enroll in all 5 weeks, they’ll receive a $35 discount making the weekly price $318

Join Maud Morgan Arts this summer for Maud’s Art World Camp! Artists can immerse themselves in the creative practice by exploring new media each week subjects will ceramic, printmaking, silk screening, painting and more! Lead by artist and instructor Ian Prishwalko.

Art world programs include weekly artist/guest speakers, as well as an art related field trip on Wednesday’s. Weekly projects will relate to our guest artist and field trip location.

Sign up for one or all five weeks* of this art camp experience! At the end of the camp session, students will set up an art exhibition in the MMA Community Spotlight Gallery located in MMA’s lobby. All students will receive a t-shirt & sketchbook to kick off their camp experience!

Students that sign up for all 5 weeks of camp receive a discount $35. Please reach out to Valerie Mendez (vmendez@agassiz.org) for discount code. Scholarships for programming are available. All program policies apply when enrolling in summer program.