Crossroads Carnegie Art Center

Crossroads Carnegie
Art Center

Teens Classes

Art Classes

Young Artists Studio - Join Anytime!

Young Artists Studio - Join Anytime!

Recommended ages: 11 - 16

Class Description

Tuition: $15.00 per session for members, 22.50 for nonmembers/ 4 sessions for $50.00 members and $75.00 for 4 sessions nonmembers | Instructor: Paul Hoelscher | Time: 1:45 Pm-3:45 PM | Dates: 2017-05-12 - 2017-12-29

Painted Paper Flowers - One Day Only!

Painted Paper Flowers - One Day Only!

Recommended ages: 11 - 16

Learn the tips and tricks to make realistic-looking paper flowers. These forever flowers can be turned into many delightful things, including a corsage, a wreath, a hairpiece, a wall decoration, and more! Learn to make beautiful paper flowers using crepe paper, floral wire, and time-tested patterns. Learn a variety of techniques to use when working with crepe paper. We will learn how to paint and color the flowers, and learn about different types of crepe paper and tissue paper to use. These forever flowers can be turned into a corsage, a wreath, a hairpiece, wall decoration, and more! New to Crossroads—Jenna Lechner, Portland, OR Jenna Lechner is an illustrator, teacher, and writer living in Portland, OR. She is currently watching Scandal, drawing, and wearing a knit sweater out-of-season, probably. Jenna studied art and art history in Florence, Italy, and the University of Oregon. She received a bachelor’s of fine art degree (in printmaking) in 2010. She works in natural media like watercolor, gouache, and pen and ink. She also enjoys paper crafts, print media, and writing profiles in the third person. She has worked with—and been featured by—people like: Adobe, Pentel of America, HTC, Wildcat Echo, ArtAsiaPacific, The Cleavery Quarterly, the Portland Mercury, the Willamette Week, Paper Darts, Grounded Magazine, Galler.ee Inc, the Daily Serving, Wide Eyes Paper Co., and more! Minimum: 4 Students Maximum: 16 Students Ages: 8-12 need to be accompanied by an adult. Teens and Adults are welcome! Not just a kid’s class—open to all ages!

Equipment needed: Supply Fee: $5.00 (Jenna will provide all scissors, glue, crepe paper, floral wire, floral tape, etc)

Tuition: $10.00 member/$15.00 nonmember | Instructor: Jenna Lechner, Portland, Oregon | Time: 1:00 pm-3:00 pm | Dates: 2017-11-04 - 2017-11-04

Beginning Quilling - One Day Only!

Beginning Quilling - One Day Only!

Recommended ages: 11 - 16

Quilling is the fantastic art of curling paper. This unique art form can add a special touch to decorate things like cards, gift tags, ornaments, wall decorations, magnets, and original fine art. We’ll learn the basics of quilling in this class, and work on creating holiday cards and snowflakes. Create a beautiful, three-dimensional piece of art with mere paper strips! Quilling is the age-old art of paper curling, invented in the 16th century by French and Italian monks as a way to decorate frames and relic boxes. This unique art form can be used to decorate things like cards, gift tags, magnets, ornaments, wall decorations, and original fine art, to add a special, unique touch. It’s a simple process that yields impressive results. We will learn the basics of the art of quilling in this class, and focus on creating things like holiday cards and snowflakes. New to Crossroads—Jenna Lechner, Portland, OR Jenna Lechner is an illustrator, teacher, and writer living in Portland, OR. She is currently watching Scandal, drawing, and wearing a knit sweater out-of-season, probably. Jenna studied art and art history in Florence, Italy, and the University of Oregon. She received a bachelor’s of fine art degree (in printmaking) in 2010. She works in natural media like watercolor, gouache, and pen and ink. She also enjoys paper crafts, print media, and writing profiles in the third person. She has worked with—and been featured by—people like: Adobe, Pentel of America, HTC, Wildcat Echo, ArtAsiaPacific, The Cleavery Quarterly, the Portland Mercury, the Willamette Week, Paper Darts, Grounded Magazine, Galler.ee Inc, the Daily Serving, Wide Eyes Paper Co., and more! Minimum: 4 Students Maximum: 16 Students - Ages: 8-12 need to be accompanied by an adult. Teens and Adults are welcome! Not just a kid’s class—open to all ages!

Equipment needed: Supply Fee: $5.00 (Jenna will provide slotted quillng tool, quilling paper strips, scissors, craft glue and cardstock. )

Tuition: $10.00 member/$15.00 nonmember | Instructor: Jenna Lechner, Portland, Oregon | Time: Saturday 10 am-Noon | Dates: 2017-11-04 - 2017-11-04