Wild Salamander Creative Arts Center
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Explore your creativity and develop new skills through classes taught by experienced, professional teaching artists. Small class sizes ensure individualized attention and encourage independent growth. Our curriculum is designed to cover everything from fundamentals to independent ideas and include traditional and non-traditional techniques.

ALL Hollis Bus Riders please register for Bus & Snack HERE

CANCELLATIONS If Wild Salamander or Mother Nature cancels a class for any reason a make up will be added. Weather cancellation info is available on our Facebook Page and Blog page.
Wild Salamander LLC is unable to offer refunds except in the case of cancellations by Wild Salamander LLC. Exchanges are available per arrangements with Wild Salamander LLC. Please call 603-465-9453 with questions.

 
WINTER 2020
FALL 2 2019
Class Type:
Explore


GRADES K - 2

This class encourages young artists to plan, paint & play!  We’ll work with composition & design in a variety of mediums while being inspired by magical subjects and stories!  Painting, drawing and sculpting castles, mermaids, dragon eggs, imaginary maps, magical creatures and more.

Jan 07, 2019 - Feb 12, 2019
$ 123.00


GRADES 1-3

Art Club students will experiment and learn about drawing, painting, sculpting, printmaking and general creating! Enjoy a fun and nurturing art environment with Miss Anna, and create art inspired by magical stories,  animals, nature, famous artists and our imaginations!

Jan 08, 2020 - Feb 12, 2020
$ 123.00


This class will focus on the amazing versatility of watercolor painting! Come learn and apply a variety of techniques: wet-on-wet, washes, layering, graduation, dry brush and more! Sprinkle some salt, dab some rubbing alcohol, apply wax resist and see the cool effects! We will paint a snowman in a snowy scene, create a landscape, and more. We will learn about color theory while mixing our own original colors.

Instructor has 10 years experience teaching homeschoolers in a multiple age setting.

Jan 09, 2020 - Feb 13, 2020
$ 123.00


GRADES K-2

Love Art?  Kristen loves art!  Create, explore and discover new materials and ways to use them. You may be sculpting one week and painting the next, get your creative juices flowing and discover how much fun art can be!

Jan 09, 2020 - Feb 13, 2020
$ 123.00


Studio I


GRADES 4-6

Come and experiment with a variety of materials and subjects while learning the fundamentals of drawing. We will practice shading techniques, portraits, perspective and other areas of drawing. Each week we will cover a different subject and media, providing a balanced foundation of drawing skills. 
 

Jan 07, 2020 - Feb 11, 2020
$ 137.00


GRADES 4-7
Learn how to sew by hand and machine basics.  Students will learn how to thread a needle, sew on a button and some basic hand sewing stitches.  Sewing machines are available or you can bring your own.  We will be working with fleece and cotton to create projects which will incorporate sewing skills. Materials will be supplied for most projects will let you know if they need their own material 1 week ahead of class.

Jan 07, 2020 - Feb 11, 2020
$ 137.00


GRADES 4-6

Draw, paint, and create!! This session will explore awesome ways to use basic studio materials. Your ideas can really shine with texture, shading and design! Bring your wild imagination and one of a kind mind to FALL STUDIO ARTS!
 

Jan 08, 2020 - Feb 12, 2020
$ 137.00


Do you love art that you can touch?  If so come learn the fun possibilities of working with fibers!  In this class you will learn the basics of Needle Felting.  We will work three-dimensionally to create multiple fun whimsical projects, snow owls, mushroom houses, penguins, Guinea pigs, truffula trees and more. Students will get to explore many different techniques while being creative with color and texture.  The possibilities with fiber are endless!

Jan 09, 2020 - Feb 13, 2020
$ 137.00


This class will teach you a variety of watercolor techniques such as wet-on-wet, graduation, dry brush, layering washes, and more. Sprinkle some salt, dab a little rubbing alcohol, try wax resist and see the cool effects! We will create our own original winter landscape. Color theory will be applicable as we explore mixing and color "bleed".

Jan 09, 2020 - Feb 13, 2020
$ 137.00


GRADES 6+

Students will focus on developing their own comic style, develop use of proper art materials and techniques, and the development of character design. Teaching the fun and imaginative style of comic art is something Gifford makes entertaining and informative for all who are interested.
 

Jan 09, 2020 - Feb 13, 2020
$ 137.00


Friday fun with fabric, fiber and string.. a great wrap up to a long school week.  We will get warm and wooly while we create with stitches, spin fiber, finger knit and more.  We will explore fabric dye techniques and printing. 

Jan 10, 2020 - Feb 14, 2020
$ 137.00


Studio II


GRADE 7+

Any teen who is passionate about art will enjoy this evening course! Designed to support you in finding your own passions, ideas, and strengths through art, you can look forward to dynamic projects, discovery through exciting materials and traditional technique. Students can work on thier own projects or can work on a medium of choice to create projects,  Goals are to to develop skills and to explore mediums such as drawing or painting. Working with a trained artist can allow for students to develop drawing skills or fill holes in portfolios for art school applications.
Perfect for students planning an art related degree or students who want to explore the possibility!

Instructor's Bio

Jan 07, 2020 - Feb 11, 2020
$ 145.00


Bus/Snack

TUESDAY BUS / SNACK

ALL TUESDAY HOLLIS BUS RIDERS MUST SIGN UP FOR TUESDAY BUS SNACK.
Students can register for a 3:45 or 4 pm class and ride the bus to the center from either HPS or HUES . 
We will provide a snack (gogurt, fruit, goldfish, pretzels and juice or water) and students will be offered table top activities or free time until their class starts.
SPACE IS LIMITED to 10 STUDENTS!

Space is limited. $47 per 6 week session

 

Jan 07, 2019 - Feb 12, 2019
$ 47.00

WEDNESDAY BUS / SNACK

ALL WEDNESDAY HOLLIS BUS RIDERS MUST SIGN UP FOR WEDNESDAY BUS SNACK.
Students can register for a 3:45 or 4 pm class and ride the bus to the center from either HPS or HUES . 
We will provide a snack (gogurt, fruit, goldfish, pretzels and juice or water) and students will be offered table top activities or free time until their class starts.
SPACE IS LIMITED to 10 STUDENTS!

Space is limited. $47 per 6 week session

 

Jan 08, 2020 - Feb 12, 2020
$ 47.00

THURSDAY BUS / SNACK

ALL THURSDAY HOLLIS BUS RIDERS MUST SIGN UP FOR THURSDAY BUS SNACK.
Students can register for a 3:45 or 4 pm class and ride the bus to the center from either HPS or HUES . 
We will provide a snack (gogurt, fruit, goldfish, pretzels and juice or water) and students will be offered table top activities or free time until their class starts.
SPACE IS LIMITED to 10 STUDENTS!

Space is limited. $47 per 6 week session

 

Jan 09, 2020 - Feb 13, 2020
$ 47.00

FRIDAY BUS / SNACK

ALL FRIDAY HOLLIS BUS RIDERS MUST SIGN UP FOR FRIDAY BUS SNACK.
Students can register for a 3:45 or 4 pm class and ride the bus to the center from either HPS or HUES . 
We will provide a snack (gogurt, fruit, goldfish, pretzels and juice or water) and students will be offered table top activities or free time until their class starts.
SPACE IS LIMITED to 10 STUDENTS!

Space is limited. $47 per 6 week session

 

Jan 10, 2020 - Feb 14, 2020
$ 47.00