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YH303 - Creative Storytelling

Instructor: Ames, Joy

Day of Week: Wed 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $55.00

Non-Member: $65.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $5.00

Draw and paint your own story!!!!! Create a book with illustrations and/ or paintings, giving shape and words to your imagination. Creating your own characters, storytelling becomes a wonderful exploration of imagination from words to lines and colors. Ages 8 -12.

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YH802 - Paint and Pizza

Instructor: Ames, Joy

Day of Week: Tues 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $60.00

Non-Member: $70.00

Mat'l Fee:   $10.00

Ciao e Benvenuto! We need your enthusiasm and imagination to create art filled fun, cool paintings while enjoying a small slice of pizza at the same time! You will be the masters of the moment using acrylics, watercolors, and colored pencils to create your amazing designs. Ages 8 -12.

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TN301 - Teen Creative Open Studio- NEW!!

Instructor: Baucic, Joanna

Day of Week: Fri 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $65.00

Non-Member: $85.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $5.00

Come hang out Friday nights and work on your art! This class is open studio time with instruction; prompts and direction for projects will be given to those who want it. This class gives you a chance to work on subjects that interest you and to learn new techniques. Including, but not limited to, 2-D drawing, 3-D projects, figure, painting, mixed media, illustration, and portfolio work. Repeat students welcome!

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TN200 - Get Down to Painting

Instructor: Bryson, Jill

Day of Week: Tues 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $65.00

Non-Member: $85.00

Hone your artistic skill set that allows you paint ANYTHING! This class focuses on creating representational works of art from still life materials (provided by either the student or the instructor). Starting with a minimal palette & basic shapes, painting students will practice mixing colors to create the illusion of a three dimensional space, gradually working towards a comprehensive color gamut, as well as complex forms. Skills will be developed based upon each individual’s level. -Suggested Painting Materials: Canvas or canvas board of any size, acrylic paints, & angular-flat brushes (of varying sizes). Note: Materials not supplied. Fall II no class on 11/7 and 11/21

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TN100 - Teen Drawing Class- NEW!!

Instructor: Bryson, Jill

Day of Week: Tues 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $65.00

Non-Member: $85.00

Learn how to draw ANYTHING. This drawing from life class aims to train the eyes and the brain to work together in order to achieve a representational result on paper. After covering drawing fundamentals and "re-learning" how to see, students will have the opportunity to choose their own subject matter by using a combination of props, fellow classmates, and models. Skills will be developed at each individual's level. Materials suggested are an 18 x 24 newsprint/sketch pad (or larger), soft charcoal pencils (primarily 2B and 4B), pencil sharpener, kneaded eraser, yard stick, soft vine charcoal, and any other tools you prefer...Note: Materials not supplied. Fall II no class on 11/7 and 11/21

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YH302 - Fabulous Fashion

Instructor: Klaus, Jennifer

Day of Week: Mon 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $55.00

Non-Member: $65.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $5.00

Calling all fashionistas! Let's learn the art of drawing fashion. Using various fabrics, we will learn how to draw folds, texture, and fabric on top of the human figure. We will study the art of fashion and look at various designers in the industry. By the end of the 6 weeks, you will have drawn an entire fashion collection! Ages 8 - 12 For support, send email to Webmaster

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YH701 - Feeling Arts

Instructor: Klaus, Jennifer

Day of Week: Wed TBD - TBD

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $149.00

Non-Member: $179.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $5.00

Individual 50 minute sessions employing therapeutic art techniques catered to the client and their needs. Art encourages creativity, reduces stress, improves self-esteem, and can increase awareness as well as help with trauma. Great for children with mental, social and physical disabilities such as, but not limited to, ADD/ADHD, ODD, Autism spectrum disorders and learning disabilities. Art is an abstract form of communication that allows individuals to express their feelings and emotions non verbally. Art is used to improve hand eye coordination, spatial reasoning, concentration and attention to detail. Sessions can be a great addition to current therapies or as a chance to relax and explore emotions through the creative process. Jennifer Klaus is a graduate of Ringling College of Art and Design, where she received her B.F.A. in Illustration. She is a local freelance artist as well as a self published children’s book writer and illustrator. For the last six years, she has been an instructor with DFAC for children and teens art classes. Jennifer has a BA in Psychology as well as her Master's in Clinical Research and Social Work. She is a master's level therapist who has worked with children of all ages, particularly those with learning and developmental disorders. Clinical hours were spent at Paul B. Stephens Exceptional and Calvin A. Hunsinger, both Pinellas county center schools. She has worked with FBA's (functional behavior assessments) and observations, IEP's (independent education plans),biopsychosocials and assessments. Jennifer also has experience with individual and group sessions. She is currently working towards licensure.

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813C - Feeling Arts

Instructor: Klaus, Jennifer

Day of Week: Fri 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $149.00

Non-Member: $179.00

Mat'l Fee:   $5.00

Individual 50 minute sessions employing therapeutic art techniques catered to the client and their needs. Art encourages creativity, reduces stress, improves self-esteem, and can increase awareness as well as help with trauma. Great for children with mental, social and physical disabilities such as, but not limited to, ADD/ADHD, ODD, Autism spectrum disorders and learning disabilities. Art is an abstract form of communication that allows individuals to express their feelings and emotions non verbally. Art is used to improve hand eye coordination, spatial reasoning, concentration and attention to detail. Sessions can be a great addition to current therapies or as a chance to relax and explore emotions through the creative process. Jennifer Klaus is a graduate of Ringling College of Art and Design, where she received her B.F.A. in Illustration. She is a local freelance artist as well as a self published children’s book writer and illustrator. For the last six years, she has been an instructor with DFAC for children and teens art classes. Jennifer has a BA in Psychology as well as her Master's in Clinical Research and Social Work. She is a master's level therapist who has worked with children of all ages, particularly those with learning and developmental disorders. Clinical hours were spent at Paul B. Stephens Exceptional and Calvin A. Hunsinger, both Pinellas county center schools. She has worked with FBA's (functional behavior assessments) and observations, IEP's (independent education plans),biopsychosocials and assessments. Jennifer also has experience with individual and group sessions. She is currently working towards licensure.

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YH702 - Feeling Arts

Instructor: Klaus, Jennifer

Day of Week: Fri 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Skill Levels: all

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $149.00

Non-Member: $179.00

Mat'l Fee:   $5.00

6 Individual 50 minute sessions employing therapeutic art techniques catered to the client and their needs. Art encourages creativity, reduces stress, improves self-esteem, and can increase awareness as well as help with trauma. Great for children with mental, social and physical disabilities such as, but not limited to, ADD/ADHD, ODD, Autism spectrum disorders and learning disabilities. Art is an abstract form of communication that allows individuals to express their feelings and emotions non verbally. Art is used to improve hand eye coordination, spatial reasoning, concentration and attention to detail. Sessions can be a great addition to current therapies or as a chance to relax and explore emotions through the creative process. Jennifer Klaus received her B.F.A. in Illustration from Ringling College of Art and Design. She is a local freelance artist as well as a self published children’s book writer and illustrator. For the last six years, she has been an instructor with DFAC for children and teens art classes. Jennifer has a BA in Psychology as well as her Master's in Clinical Research and Social Work. She is a master's level therapist who has worked with children of all ages, particularly those with learning and developmental disorders. Clinical hours were spent at Paul B. Stephens Exceptional and Calvin A. Hunsinger, both Pinellas County center schools. She has worked with FBA's (functional behavior assessments) and observations, IEP's (independent education plans),biopsychosocials and assessments. Jennifer also has experience with individual and group sessions. She is currently working towards licensure.

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TN300 - Teen Creative Open Studio- NEW!!

Instructor: Klaus, Jennifer

Day of Week: Mon 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $65.00

Non-Member: $85.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $5.00

Come hang out Monday nights and work on your art! This class is open studio time with instruction; prompts and direction for projects will be given to those who want it. This class gives you a chance to work on subjects that interest you and to learn new techniques. Including, but not limited to, 2-D drawing, 3-D projects, figure, painting, mixed media, illustration, and portfolio work. Repeat students welcome!

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740 2 - HOP Teen Clay: Wheel & Handbuilding Part 2

Instructor: LaDrig, Jacqueline

Day of Week: Wed 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $65.00

Non-Member: $65.00

Join the Queen Of Clay to learn basic wheel throwing techniques(centering, opening, flooring, pulling, etc) and how to set up, operate and then clean the wheels. Students will also focus on hand-building with strong emphasis on activities that develop imagination and inventiveness. Slab, pinch, carving and coil methods will be explored as well as glazing techniques. For new and continuing students, ages 10 – 17 yr. Minimum of 6 Maximum of 10. This is a drop off program for H.O.P.

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TN401 - Wheel

Instructor: LaDrig, Jacqueline

Day of Week: Fri 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $65.00

Non-Member: $85.00

Clay Fee:   $10.00

Learn basic wheel throwing techniques while experimenting with underglazes, glazes and non-traditional materials added to clay. Individual expression is encouraged. Students will learn and be responsible for set up, operation and the clean up of their wheels. For new and continuing students. Ages 11 and up. Maximum 12 students.

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TN400 - Wheel

Instructor: LaDrig, Jacqueline

Day of Week: Thur 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $65.00

Non-Member: $85.00

Clay Fee:   $10.00

Learn basic wheel throwing techniques while experimenting with underglazes, glazes and non-traditional materials added to clay. Individual expression is encouraged. Students will learn and be responsible for set up, operation and the clean up of their wheels. For new and continuing students. Ages 11 and up. Maximum 12 students.

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YH500 - iPad Animation for Kids - NEW!!

Instructor: Regan, Lauren

Day of Week: Wed 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $55.00

Non-Member: $65.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $5.00

Come on out and make your very own animated movie on an iPad. Through an interactive and hands on approach, you will learn how to produce a stop-motion animation. A variety of iPad apps will be used in all stages of movie production, from planning and storyboarding, filming and editing, to adding soundtrack. For new and continuing students, ages 8-11.

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762 - Goth: The Drawing Class

Instructor: Still, Todd

Day of Week: Thur 5:30 pm - 7:45 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $65.00

Non-Member: $85.00

Explore drawing the “darker side” of imagery with the help of dark materials and dark music. Subject matter includes skulls, gargoyles, dragons, etc. Students will need: 18” x 24” newsprint drawing pad, soft vine or willow thin charcoal, compressed charcoal, kneaded eraser and a can of cheap hairspray as a fixative. The objective of this class is to capture 3D objects realistically as well as expressively.

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753 2 - HOP Teen Drawing Class Part 2

Instructor: Still, Todd

Day of Week: Wed 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $56.00

Non-Member: $56.00

Part 2: 5 classes, no class on 11/29/17 Come out and learn the basics while drawing cool stuff like animals, armor, dragons, robots, skulls, starwars props, etc. The focus and challenge will be to capture 3 dimensional objects onto a two dimensional surface. Skills will be developed at each individual’s level. Materials Suggested are 18 x 24 sketch pad, 9 x 12 sketch pad, ebony pencils, soft pencils HB, 2B, 4B, pencil sharpener, pink eraser, kneaded eraser, #5 soft vine charcoal and any other tools you prefer. Note: Materials not supplied. For new and continuing students, ages 10 – 17 yr. Minimum of 6 Maximum of 15. This is a drop off program for HOP.

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786w - In A Galaxy Not So Far Away One Day Open Studio for Youth, Teen and Adults

Instructor: Still, Todd

Day of Week: Fri 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $25.00

Non-Member: $35.00

In this one day, open studio type workshop, bring your medium of choice and capture a bit of Sci-Fi history in this one time opportunity to draw from Todd Still’s Star Wars Collection. Helmets from some of your favorite characters like vader, fett, skywalker, tie fighter pilot, biker scout, gunner, plus the evolution of 4 generations of troopers and some weaponry. We always start out in sketch mode, look for basic shapes/forms, and then bring our drawings into focus with shading and details. Background movies will be playing along with some toys for atmosphere and reference. We won’t stop you from wearing your favorite Episode! Open Studio monitored by Ahl Sundar, the Bounty Hunter…so watch it! Ages 10 – 110

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W-YH605 - Robots of Star Wars: Workshop for Youth, Teen and Adults

Instructor: Still, Todd

Day of Week: Fri 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $25.00

Non-Member: $35.00

In this open studio type workshop, bring your medium of choice and capture a bit of Sci-Fi history in this one time opportunity to draw from Todd Still’s Star Wars Robot Collection including: C3PO, R2D2, R2Q5, K2SO, BB8, Imperial probe droid, Droideka, General Grievous, etc. Background movies will be playing for atmosphere and reference. We won’t stop you from wearing your favorite Episode! Open Studio monitored by Ahl Sundar, the Bounty Hunter…so watch it! Ages 8 – 108

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TN101 - Teen Drawing Class- NEW!!

Instructor: Still, Todd

Day of Week: Thur 5:00 PM - 6:30 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $65.00

Non-Member: $85.00

Come out and learn the basics while drawing cool stuff like armor, dragons, starwars props, etc. Or choose to focus on the figure by using a combination of props, fellow classmates and models. This class also works as an open studio, which means you may bring your own subject matter and ‘practice’ what you want to draw and receive help as well. Skills will be developed at each individual’s level. Materials Suggested are 18 x 24 sketch pad, 9 x 12 sketch pad, ebony pencils, soft pencils HB, 2B, 4B, pencil sharpener, pink eraser, kneaded eraser, #5 soft vine charcoal and any other tools you prefer. Note: Materials not supplied

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TN103 - Zombies vs Robots: A fresh approach to drawing the figure - NEW!!

Instructor: Still, Todd

Day of Week: Thur 5:00 PM - 6:30 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $65.00

Non-Member: $85.00

Drag yourself out and draw cool stuff zombie or robot style while learning about the human musculature & skeletal systems. Life-size anatomically accurate skeleton, anatomical models, sicfi robots and zombie props will be used for inspiration. Basic drawing materials needed: Large sketch pad, drawing pencils, ebony pencils, vine charcoal, etc. Note: Materials not supplied. For new and continuing students, ages 11 & up.

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TN102 - Characters of Anime and Manga- NEW!!

Instructor: Stratemeyer, Debbie

Day of Week: Tues 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $65.00

Non-Member: $85.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $5.00

Like to draw Japanese characters like Manga and even some from a popular hunting/collecting games? Come hang out and draw in your favorite journal, taking one of the drawings, cut it out or enlarge it and mount it on a larger painted background, or create stories in your journal/sketchbook. The teacher will have props to help you with this project. Students need to bring journal of choice and are welcome to bring favorite props as well. Ages 9 - 14

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818B - Cooking for Kids - NEW!!

Instructor: Stratemeyer, Debbie

Day of Week: Thur 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $55.00

Non-Member: $65.00

We will have fun in this cooking class with kid-friendly recipes that teach students the basics of cooking. An emphasis on safety and cleanliness in the kitchen will be taught. Each class we will make two recipes, some simple, some more complex. A $10 fee is to be paid in the first class to the instructor for the cost of the food. Be sure to let the instructor know if you have any food allergy concerns. Ages 6 - 12 yrs

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YH801 - Cooking for Kids - NEW!!

Instructor: Stratemeyer, Debbie

Day of Week: Thur 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $55.00

Non-Member: $65.00

We will have fun in this cooking class with kid-friendly recipes that teach students the basics of cooking. An emphasis on safety and cleanliness in the kitchen will be taught. Each class we will make two recipes, some simple, some more complex. A $10 fee is to be paid in the first class to the instructor for the cost of the food. Be sure to let the instructor know if you have any food allergy concerns. Ages 6 - 12 yrs

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YH800 - Cooking for Kids- NEW!!

Instructor: Stratemeyer, Debbie

Day of Week: Mon 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $55.00

Non-Member: $65.00

We will have fun in this cooking class with kid-friendly recipes that teach students the basics of cooking. An emphasis on safety and cleanliness in the kitchen will be taught. Each class we will make two recipes, some simple, some more complex. A $10 fee is to be paid in the first class to the instructor for the cost of the food. Be sure to let the instructor know if you have any food allergy concerns. Ages 6 - 12 yrs

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W-TN617 - NEW!! B/W Darkroom Developin': Week Long Workshop

Instructor: Stratemeyer, Debbie

Day of Week: Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $130.00

Non-Member: $150.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $10.00

Bring your film cameras(if you have one) to DFAC's Week long Darkroom Workshops For continuing Art Squad Students who want more time shooting, developing, printing and manipulating their Back and White Photos. Bring lunch or prearrange lunch in the DFAC Palm Café. Ages 11 - 14

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TN500 - Teen Darkroom- NEW!!

Instructor: Stratemeyer, Debbie

Day of Week: Mon 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $65.00

Non-Member: $85.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $10.00

Teens and their 35mm cameras will use the darkroom to develop the art within themselves. Students will learn about the photographic process by capturing just the right shot, processing film/photos, and adding color to their prints through different processes to create something very cool from an originally black and white photo. Ages 11 - 17

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5085 - DFAC Gift Certificate

Instructor: TBA

Day of Week: TBD TBD - TBD

Skill Levels: Any

Location: TBD

Member Tuition: $85.00

Non-Member: $85.00

This $85 Gift Certificate allows a non-member student to take a regularly priced TEEN class. It does not include materials or model fees if applicable.

Your Invoice serves as the Gift Certificate, which must be redeemed at DFAC.

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5065 - DFAC Gift Certificate

Instructor: TBA

Day of Week: TBD TBD - TBD

Skill Levels: Any

Location: TBD

Member Tuition: $65.00

Non-Member: $65.00

This $65 Gift Certificate allows a member student to take a regularly priced TEEN class. It does not include materials or model fees if applicable.

Your Invoice serves as the Gift Certificate, which must be redeemed at DFAC.

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5055 - DFAC Gift Certificate

Instructor: TBA

Day of Week: TBD TBD - TBD

Skill Levels: Any

Location: TBD

Member Tuition: $55.00

Non-Member: $55.00

This $55 Gift Certificate allows a member student to take a regularly priced Children's class. It does not include materials or model fees if applicable.

Your Invoice serves as the Gift Certificate, which must be redeemed at DFAC.

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5065 - DFAC Gift Certificate

Instructor: TBA

Day of Week: TBD TBD - TBD

Skill Levels: Any

Location: TBD

Member Tuition: $65.00

Non-Member: $65.00

This $65 Gift Certificate allows a non-member student to take a regularly priced Children's class. It does not include materials or model fees if applicable.

Your Invoice serves as the Gift Certificate, which must be redeemed at DFAC.

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W-YH615 - iPad Spring Break Bonanza

Instructor: TBA

Day of Week: Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $130.00

Non-Member: $150.00

Come on out and have fun using the Apple ipad. Take photos/videos and then manipulate them with "artsy" Apps to create your own fun, funky digital artwork. Traditional 2D media will also be incorporated. Try your hand at some stop motion movies as well. For new and continuing students. ages 7 - 11. Mon 03/26 - Fri 03/30. 9:00am - 3:00 pm. Ages 8 - 12. Lunch not provided. Register by 03/05/17

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W-YH616 - Mural Spring Break Bonanza

Instructor: TBA

Day of Week: Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $130.00

Non-Member: $150.00

Explore the Land of Fairy Tales and Legends through art. After learning about new and old tales, draw, paint and create your very own stories. Then, as a team, enlarge and create a magnificent, monumental mural for all to see. Mon 03/26 - Fri 03/30. 9:00am - 3:00 pm. Ages 8 - 12. Lunch not provided. Register by 03/05/17

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837W1 - Winter Break Bonanza

Instructor: TBA

Day of Week: Tues 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $130.00

Non-Member: $150.00

Come sample all your favorite mediums like pencils, charcoal, markers, oil pastels, watercolor, tempera and clay. Spend the week creating your favorite subjects like robots, animals, dinosaurs, super heroes, etc for some great, artful “break” fun. Tues 12/26 - Fri 12/29. 9:00am - 3:00 pm. Ages 8 - 12. Lunch not provided. Register by 12/15/17

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837W2 - Winter Break Bonanza

Instructor: TBA

Day of Week: Tues 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $130.00

Non-Member: $150.00

Come sample all your favorite mediums like pencils, charcoal, markers, oil pastels, watercolor, tempera and clay. Spend the week creating your favorite subjects like robots, animals, dinosaurs, super heroes, etc for some great, artful “break” fun. Tues 1/2 - Fri 1/5, 9:00am - 3:00 pm. Ages 8 - 12. Lunch not provided. Register by 12/15/17

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