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July 2018

Shark Week Mixed Media Camp

July 23 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until July 27, 2018

$200.00

Students will learn to depict several species of Sharks  while exploring various mediums such as; water color, acrylic paint, chalk pastel and pencil. This camp will meet from Monday, July 23rd - Friday, July 27th from 9:00 am - noon. $200.00  

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Christmas in July Mixed Media Camp

July 23 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until July 27, 2018

$200.00

In this mixed media camp students will create Christmas inspired art in various mediums including an original wooden ornament and pallet board sign. This camp meets Monday, July 23rd - Friday, July 27th from 9:00 am - noon. $200.00  

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Foundations of Drawing

July 23 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Monday, repeating until December 17, 2018

$95.00

This class introduces students to proper drawing methods for constructing, shading, highlighting and combining basic shapes. Students will begin to differentiate shape and form. $95.00 per month *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or paying by semester, please contact us by phone 630-338-3833…

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Introduction to Animation

July 23 @ 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:45pm on Monday, repeating until December 17, 2018

$160

This class provides students with an introduction to the principles of 2D animation (learning to use and manipulate 3D geometric shapes) and elementary character design. Three dimensional forms are also used in the construction of solid, well drawn characters. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a…

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Beyond the Canvas…3-D ART

July 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until December 17, 2018

$150.00

This series of 3-D projects take student art making outside the constraints of the flat 2-D canvas. Projects will challenge the artist to conceptualize and create artworks involving his or her own visual interest and experience. The nature of these project units is very tactile and hands-on and the result will be tangible and functional art. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class…

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Painting with Color Theory

July 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 18, 2018

$95

Color Theory and Perspective are the main focus of this class. Students will gain the skills needed to create mood and lighting effects, as well as learning secrets to mixing and matching color, through the study of various forms. This particular class is focused on adults and homeschool students in 9th grade and older. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please…

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Painting with Color Theory

July 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 18, 2018

$95

Color Theory and Perspective are the main focus of this class. Students will gain the skills needed to create mood and lighting effects, as well as learning secrets to mixing and matching color, through the study of various forms. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a…

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Copic Markers

July 24 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 18, 2018

An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

$95

With a focus on color theory, tone, value, shadow and form, students will learn advanced techniques for textures and coloring the more challenging surfaces such as; skin tones, hair, trees and glass. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or paying by semester, please…

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Calligraphy

July 24 @ 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:15pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 18, 2018

$95.00

Students will become familiar with various types of ink pens and basic calligraphy skills for writing upper and lowercase letters in various fonts. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or paying by semester, please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email info@schoolofARTgeneva.com  

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Drawing Essentials I

July 25 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

$95.00

This class explores the foundational drawing concepts of line, shape, form, value, and weight.  Students will be mediated to view the world from an analytical perspective that will lead to a focus on developing form from shape. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or…

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Contemporary Photography

July 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 15, 2018

$105.00

With the invention of camera phones and photo sharing applications, photography has become a widely accessible medium. This class utilizes those advantages and teaches students how to turn their everyday photos into an art form. Students will focus on composition, principles of design, and color in their photos in order to create a vast digital portfolio. **Required: Smartphone (Apple or Android)  *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is…

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Drawing Essentials I

July 25 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

$95.00

This class explores the foundational drawing concepts of line, shape, form, value, and weight.  Students will be mediated to view the world from an analytical perspective that will lead to a focus on developing form from shape. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or…

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Create with Me!

July 25 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

$95.00

With a focus on developmentally appropriate activities, this collaborative class partners with families to introduce students to artistic concepts,  such as, texture, color, line, and tone.  *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or paying by semester, please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email info@schoolofARTgeneva.com…

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Introduction to Animation

July 25 @ 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:45pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

$160.00

This class provides students with an introduction to the principles of 2D hand drawn animation (learning to use and manipulate 3D geometric shapes) and elementary character design. Action analysis is a major focus of the class.  $160.00 per month  

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Digital Design I

July 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until August 16, 2018

$105.00

This introductory class is geared toward the beginning graphic artist. It introduces the tools of Corel Painter,  Adobe PHOTOSHOP and ILLUSTRATOR and explores various aspects and applications of the programs through photo manipulation, visual effects, and vector imaging.  $105.00 per month  

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Drawing Essentials II

July 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 20, 2018

$95

This class continues working with line, shape, form, value, and weight but will focus more on composition and rendering skills.  Students will learn more about proportions and drawing human and animal portraits. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or paying by semester, please contact…

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Introduction to Art

July 26 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until December 20, 2018

$95

This class will introduce students to a variety of styles and media. Students will learn about various artists while creating art representative of different time periods and cultures. Projects will focus of the development of fine motor skills, creative thinking, and introductory art techniques. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If…

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Drawing Anatomy/Gesture Drawing

July 26 @ 5:15 pm - 6:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:15pm on Thursday, repeating until December 20, 2018

$150

Building on the skills developed in the drawing essentials classes, this course focuses on human proportions for drawing the figure and drawing the human portrait, as well as animal anatomy.  The first Class of every month will be Gesture Drawing. Gesture drawing is invaluable for every artist. It quickly captures the essential feeling, energy, movement, action, or pose of any subject (not just human); and provides instant understanding for the artist. It requires constant practice (like scale work for musicians). Extremely…

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Create with Me!

July 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Friday, repeating until December 21, 2018

$95.00

With a focus on developmentally appropriate activities, this collaborative class partners with families to introduce students to artistic concepts,  such as, texture, color, line, and tone.  On-Line registration is not currently available for this class. To register please call 630-338-3833. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a…

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Fundamentals of Art

July 27 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Friday, repeating until December 21, 2018

$95

This class explores a variety of artistic disciplines. Students will have the opportunity to develop their skills using a variety mediums such as, paint, pastel, pencil, crayon, charcoal, and ink. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or paying by semester, please contact us…

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Digital Design I

July 27 @ 4:45 pm - 5:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:45pm on Friday, repeating until August 17, 2018

$105

This introductory class is geared toward the beginning graphic artist. It introduces the tools of PHOTOSHOP and ILLUSTRATOR and explores various aspects and applications of the programs through photo manipulation, visual effects, and vector imaging. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or paying…

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Drawing for Comics

July 27 @ 5:15 pm - 6:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:15pm on Friday, repeating until December 21, 2018

$150

This Class focuses on the storytelling aspect of drawing and the relationship between visual and verbal storytelling. It will cover the dynamics of shading, Rendering, Dramatic Lighting, Quality of Draftmanship, Composition of angles, Anatomy, Expression, Timing and Action. Many forms of Comics and Sequential Art will be addressed including Storyboarding for Animation and Cinema. This class will incorporate DRAWING, INKING, and DIGITAL COLORING & MANIPULATION (using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator). *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or…

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Digital Design II

July 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Friday, repeating until August 17, 2018

$105.00

This intermediate level class allows students to further develop their understanding and skill with Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.  Students will explore advanced layer effects, filters,  develop animated gifs and built 3-D renderings. *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or paying by semester, please contact…

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Engineering with Lego Technic

July 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Friday, repeating until December 21, 2018

$105

Using  Lego Technic and LEGO MINDSTORMS® technology this course strongly develops critical thinking skills as students work cooperatively to problem solve and reverse engineer as the create dynamic contraptions and autonomous machines. $105.00 per month *If you are registering more than one student (siblings or family members-“multi-student”) or if you or your student is taking more than one class (“multi-class”) please contact us by phone 630-338-3833 or email at info@schoolofARTgeneva.com *If you are interested in a trial class or paying by…

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