The Art Spark is offering after school art classes to students at Sacred Heart School in Fairfield. –This class will take place at Sacred Heart School on Wednesdays.
– The class is 75 minutes long and on Wednesdays from 3:00-4:15 PM for grades K-4. If your child is in 5th or 6th grade and wants to come, they are welcome to!
-Our classes fill up quickly, so enroll today today! Checks should be made out to: Sacred Heart School.
-We pick up the students from the lunchroom at 3:00 PM. Pick up is in the entrance near the bathrooms, gym, and library. (The entrance that faces Nilles Rd.)
Classes will be held: Wednesdays (6 weeks long) Sept 12, 19, 26, Oct 3, 10 17
Cost: $84.00 per child
Class Theme Description: Creative Creatures!
Sparklers will dive into the exciting world of nature during this session! We will create animals (mythical and real) and the environments they live in using a multitude of art materials! Check out each class description below!
Week 1: Textured Foil Sea Turtles
This class will be all about creating an underwater scene using a watercolor and salt technique. We will then make a special sea turtle using Sharpie markers, foil, and a special textured material to swim in our ocean water!
Week 2-3: Slab Built Peacocks
Students will learn how to roll a slab of clay and use the “slip and score” method to create a magnificent peacock! We will then use brightly colored paints to make our peacocks vibrant and spectacularly colored!
Week 4: Dragon Twirlers
This week will be all about the mythological world of dragons! Students will make their very own dragon using paper plates, brightly colored paper, and oil pastels!
Week 5-6: Hot Glue Rainforest Stamps + Model Magic Chameleons
Students will create a special collage background using stamps they make themselves! They will then create a colorful chameleon sculpture using color mixing with Model Magic!
Sparklers Grades K-4
*If there is a snow day, class will be cancelled that day. A credit for your class will roll over to the next session. We do not refund for snow days.
How do I sign-up?
Enrolling your child is easy on our website. Please fill out the form below. Our classes usually fill, so be sure to sign-up early to secure your spot!
How do I pay?
Please make a check out to: Sacred Heart School and give it to us, (The Art Spark teachers) the first day of each session. The total will vary based on the length of the session. The cost is $14 per class. Each session will be approximately 6 weeks long.
What kinds of projects will you be doing?
Classes will be split up into sessions based on different themes. At the beginning of each class we will ask questions, diagram ideas, and brainstorm solutions to create unique projects. Children will use a plethora of art materials including but not limited to: oil pastels, watercolor, colored pencils, crayons, markers, felt, paper mache, clay, model magic, and more!
What should I do if I know my child is going to miss a class?
If you know in advance that your child will not be able to make it to specific classes, please let us know before the session begins and we will prorate the session for you. We will not refund for classes missed unexpectedly.