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Thursday Adult/Teen Clay Classes at 4P Studios

Thursdays | 8 Sessions: Oct 31, Nov 7, 14, 21, and Dec 5, 12, 19 (NO CLASS ON NOV 28) | 6 PM – 8 PM | 4P Studios 

All skill levels are welcomed! This class is perfect for the beginner clay student looking
to learn all there is about hand building and throwing on the wheel. Those with more
advanced skills will have their lessons tailored to their experience levels. Students will
learn to throw on the wheel, hand build, and to combine the two.

Cost: $250 ($210 for 8 sessions and $40 for supply fee)

Class price and supply fee includes 22 pounds of clay and use of studio tools, glazing,
and all firing. Students are asked to bring a clean towel with them each week.

4P Studios NEW LOCATION: 3927 Roberts Rd, Martinez, GA 30907, USA

Register Online HERE!

Tuesday Adult/Teen Clay Classes at 4P Studios

Tuesdays | 8 Sessions: Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 and Nov 5, 12, 19 | 6 PM – 8 PM | 4P Studios

4P Studios NEW LOCATION: 3927 Roberts Rd, Martinez, GA 30907, USA

All skill levels are welcomed! This class is perfect for the beginner clay student looking
to learn all there is about hand building and throwing on the wheel. Those with more
advanced skills will have their lessons tailored to their experience levels. Students will
learn to throw on the wheel, hand build, and to combine the two.

Cost: $250 ($210 for 8 sessions and $40 for supply fee)

Class price and supply fee includes 22 pounds of clay and use of studio tools, glazing,
and all firing. Students are asked to bring a clean towel with them each week.

Register Online HERE!

Gertrude Herbert Art Camps – Afternoon Session 6 (Ages 5-14)

The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art runs multiple camps over the summer!
In the list below you will find 3 AFTERNOON camps that run from July 22nd to July 26th, 2019 from 1 PM to 3 PM each day.
All classes take place at The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, on 506 Telfair Street.

PM Session 6: Bracelets, Wallets & More (ages 5-7)
Students will look at the Japanese bracelet making method known as Kumihimo. Kumihimo (koo-mee-hee-mo) means: braided cord. These braids are fast and fun to make. Student will also enjoy a variety of other activities along with bracelet making and will be tailored to their skill level and interests.

Instructor Difficulty Age Class Size Members Non-Members
To Be Announced All Levels 5-7 years old 8 $85.00 $125.00

Time: 1 PM – 3 PM, daily
Dates:
Monday,  July 22nd to Friday, July 26th
Location: The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, 506 Telfair Street
Register for this camp online HERE!

PM Session 6: Paint Explosion (ages 8-9)
Students will use nontraditional painting methods to create one of a kind pieces of art in new and inventive ways. This could get messy!

Instructor Difficulty Age Class Size Members Non-Members
To Be Announced All Levels 8-9 years old 8 $85.00 $125.00

Time: 1 PM – 3 PM, daily
Dates:
Monday,  July 22nd to Friday, July 26th
Location: The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, 506 Telfair Street
Register for this camp online HERE!

PM Session 6: Ceramics (ages 10 -14)
While discussing their month’s theme, students will work with clay and air dry materials to create a variety of tiles, relief, and/or sculptural works.

Instructor Difficulty Age Class Size Members Non-Members
To Be Announced All Levels 10-14 years old 8 $85.00 $125.00

Time: 1 PM – 3 PM, daily
Dates:
Monday,  July 22nd to Friday, July 26th
Location: The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, 506 Telfair Street
Register for this camp online HERE!

3 Available Add-On’s per Session:

Let’s Move (early drop off): $20 (all ages 5 -14) 9:10 AM – 10 AM
50 Minutes of morning stretching, Yoga, and/or free drawing time each day before our official classes get started. (price covers one week M-F session add on)

Lunch Break: $20 /or FREE when signed up for Full Day Morning and Afternoon Classes (all ages 5 -14) 12 PM – 1 PM
Sack lunch and relaxation time in our historic formal dining room. Students must bring their own sack lunch, food is not provided. Free movie time included during lunch break. **This add on is FREE for all students signed up for morning and afternoon class sessions /Full Day Classes. (price covers one week M-F session add on)

Free Form (late pick up): $15 (all ages 5 -14) 3 PM- 3:30 PM
Afternoon Stretching, Yoga, and/or free drawing time each day after our official classes end. (price covers one week M-F session add on)

Find More Gertrude Herbert Camps Online HERE!

Gertrude Herbert Art Camps – Morning Session 6 (Ages 5-14)

The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art runs multiple camps over the summer!
In the list below you will find 3 MORNING camps that run from July 22nd to July 26th, 2019 from 10 AM to 12 PM each day.
All classes take place at The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, on 506 Telfair Street.

AM Session 6: Painting and Mixed Media (ages 5-7) 
Techniques in painting and in combining drawing, collage, and experimental materials with painting will be explored as students create artwork during this session.

Instructor Difficulty Age Class Size Members Non-Members
To Be Announced All Levels 5-7 years old 12 $85.00 $125.00

Time: 10 AM – 12 PM, daily
Dates:
Monday,  July 22nd to Friday, July 26th
Location: The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, 506 Telfair Street
Register for this camp online HERE!

AM Session 6: Drawing and 2-D Design (ages 8-9) 
Pencil, charcoal, and color media such as oil and soft pastels are among the materials students will use as they explore both non-objective and realistic artistic interpretation of subject matter.

Instructor Difficulty Age Class Size Members Non-Members
To Be Announced All Levels 8-9 years old 10 $85.00 $125.00

Time: 10 AM – 12 PM, daily
Dates:
Monday,  July 22nd to Friday, July 26th
Location: The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, 506 Telfair Street
Register for this camp online HERE!

AM Session 6: Sculpture and 3-D Design (ages 10-14) 
Techniques in freestanding sculpture and relief designs that are meant to be seen from the front will be explored during this session. A variety of techniques such as papier mâché, assemblage, and subtractive and plaster casting will be explored.

Instructor Difficulty Age Class Size Members Non-Members
To Be Announced All Levels 10-14 years old 10 $85.00 $125.00

Time: 10 AM – 12 PM, daily
Dates:
Monday,  July 22nd to Friday, July 26th
Location: The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, 506 Telfair Street
Register for this camp online HERE!

3 Available Add-On’s per Session:

Let’s Move (early drop off): $20 (all ages 5 -14) 9:10 AM – 10 AM
50 Minutes of morning stretching, Yoga, and/or free drawing time each day before our official classes get started. (price covers one week M-F session add on)

Lunch Break: $20 /or FREE when signed up for Full Day Morning and Afternoon Classes (all ages 5 -14) 12 PM – 1 PM
Sack lunch and relaxation time in our historic formal dining room. Students must bring their own sack lunch, food is not provided. Free movie time included during lunch break. **This add on is FREE for all students signed up for morning and afternoon class sessions /Full Day Classes. (price covers one week M-F session add on)

Free Form (late pick up): $15 (all ages 5 -14) 3 PM- 3:30 PM
Afternoon Stretching, Yoga, and/or free drawing time each day after our official classes end. (price covers one week M-F session add on)

Find More Gertrude Herbert Camps Online HERE!

Tire City Summer Clay Camp (Ages 9 – 13

Tire City Potters is proud to announce we will be hosting a summer camp this upcoming 2019 season. We will offer half and full day camp cycles for a 5 day camp. Aspiring potters, kids who love to create, build and get messy from ages 9-13 are invited to come learn about the ceramic process and various techniques to manipulate clay. Children attending need to be able to respond to instruction and be mindful of safety precautions given (Liability form will be provided). Our camp will feature an appropriate number of activities for half day campers and full day campers. The campers will learn how to prep clay, coil build, slab build and sculpt. As well as how to use the potters wheel, glaze, and even be a part of the firing process! See itinerary below. We ask that parents bring their children in clothes/shoes that can get messy. Also, please pack your little camper snacks, lunch, and water to stay hydrated.

There will be a $45 deposit for every camper and the additional amount of campers fee will be expected the first day of camp.

Cost:
Half Day Week: $275
Full Day Week: $500

Time:
Half Day: 9 am-1 pm
Full Day: 9 am-5 pm

Weekly Schedule:
Monday- Clay Prep, Studio Safety, Building Exercises
Tuesday- Coil and Slab Building Workshop
Wednesday- Wheel Throwing, Continue Slab/Coil Building
Thursday- Finish Wheel Work, Continue Slab/Coil Building
Friday- Finishing All Projects, Scavenger Hunt

Dates:
Week 1 May 27th- May 31st
Week 2 June 3rd- June 7th
Week 3 June 17th- June 21st
Week 4 June 24th- June 28th
Week 5 July 8th – July 12th
Week 6 July 15th- July 19th

Glazing Days will be provided to finish campers work.
Clay pieces must be properly dried, fired and washed before glazing.
We will provide 4 total glazing days that any camper may attend.

Glazing Dates: June 22nd, July 27th and August 1st

Register Online HERE!