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TO REGISTER: Call 530-758-3370 to register your class | PROGRAM TIME: 9:30-11:30 AM.
$6/student, which includes tour, supplies, and instruction.
$7/student for ceramics, which also includes firing offsite

ANIMALS & OTHER THINGS
Dec. 15 & Jan. 9, 12, 20 | 9:30 - 11:30 AM

Anne Gregory’s works on paper blend charcoal sketches of animals and plants with bits of lace, paper, and junk. With these materials, following a tour of her work, students can cut, paste, and do rubbings to create an amazing, layered drawing.

Grades K-6


Image: Anne Gregory, Ravens and Tapers (detail)



YOUNG ART
Feb. 16, 23, 24, 27 & Mar. 2, 6, 13 | 9:30 - 11:30 AM

Shih-Wen and Jiayi Young mix video, photography, and technology into engaging, thought-provoking environments.  Students will interact and experiment with their work on display.  Afterwards, they will fabricate a mini-installation in a box, using recycled and art materials.

Grades 1-6


Image: Shih-Wen & Jiayi Young, Sensing (detail)



BORROWING FROM THE PAST
May 4, 15, 17, 18, 19, 22, 25, & 26 | 9:30 - 11:30 AM

The Pence will be exhibiting work by four artists who are interested in the processes, forms, and symbols of ceramics from ancient cultures.  Young artists will explore work by artists such as Nancy Selvin and Clayton Bailey, followed by a hands-on project in which they build a vessel using the language of ancient pottery.

Grades 1-6


Image: Nancy Selvin, Large Pot with Text (detail)



Reservations should be made at least 2 weeks in advance. Each group needs two chaperones in addition to the teacher. Groups up to 35 can be accommodated, and homeschool groups are welcome.
 


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