Youth Classes | Teen

Monday

1/10/22 - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Stratemeyer, Debbie

Students will learn different techniques using paints, inks, sprays, stencils, drawing, and other fun things showing their own style in their own journal. Each week we will explore different techniques that the students will then customize their pages. Ideas and feelings can then be expressed creatively. Students need to bring their own multi use paper journal that will take wet medium. They can bring their own markers, pencils, scissors etc if they do not wish to share what the teacher has. As with all DFAC classes, sanitizing of shared materials and the room will be done as well as social distancing. Students need to bring journal of choice. Ages 10 - 16

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $70.00

Non-Member: $90.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $10.00


Monday

3/14/22 - 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
TBA

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. 9:00am - 3:00 pm. Ages 8 - 12. Lunch not provided. Register by 3/5/21

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $135.00

Non-Member: $155.00


Monday

1/10/22 - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Tinling, Chef Craig

Want to become a better home chef or chase even bigger culinary dreams? In this 6-week session you will learn new recipes, master different meals and feel comfortable and independent in the kitchen. We will be going over knife skills, mise en place (origination) while cooking fun interesting food from around the world and developing life skills. Ages 11 - 15. Register with your friends and siblings as students are grouped in sets of 2,3 or 4 for cooking stations.

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $120.00

Non-Member: $140.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $20.00


Tuesday

1/11/22 - 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Stratemeyer, Debbie

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

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $60.00

Non-Member: $80.00


Tuesday

3/1/22 - 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Regan, Lauren

Come on out and have fun learning how to create a variety of digital artworks on an Apple iPad. We will use several different types of artsy apps to create digital paintings, photo altered artworks, and simple animations. We will even incorporate traditional 2D media into the digital media. For new and continuing students, ages 7-11. Apple iPads are provided for in class use.

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $60.00

Non-Member: $80.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $5.00


Tuesday

1/11/22 - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Stratemeyer, Debbie

Like to draw Japanese characters like Manga and even some from a popular hunting/collecting games? Come hang out in this "club-like" class 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 10 - 16

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $70.00

Non-Member: $90.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $5.00


Wednesday

3/2/22 - 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
LaDrig, Jacqueline

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 8. This is a drop off program.

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Clay Fee:   $10.00

Member Tuition: $70.00

Non-Member: $70.00


Wednesday

1/12/22 - 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Still, Todd

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 8. This is a drop off program.

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $70.00

Non-Member: $70.00


Wednesday

3/2/22 - 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Carrier, Kimi

Join your Coolest Photoshop Teacher for some Digital fun and exploration. Students will take and be a part of photos shot in, around and outside the DFAC. Continue learning and exploring photoshop in the DFAC digital lab creating your photo-magic masterpieces. Final works to be printed on an ongoing basis. Bring digital cameras (if you have one) and a USB drive too for an awesome time with Miss Kimi. For new and continuing students, ages 10 – 17 yr. Minimum of 6 Maximum of 8. This is a drop off program.

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Lab Fee:   $5.00

Member Tuition: $70.00

Non-Member: $70.00


Wednesday

1/12/22 - 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Kaiser, Isabel

Your young artist will love experimenting with different media and creating multiple art projects through painting, drawing, mixed-media, and clay! Students will receive one-on-one instruction while discovering the world of famous artists like Henri Matisse, Andy Warhol, and Georgia O'Keefe. Students will learn about realistic and abstract art, color theory, proportion, and perspective while practicing true self-expression! Students will learn how to utilize the elements and principles of art to create quality, original art pieces in different mediums and begin build a small portfolio of work. For new and continuing students Ages 7-10

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $60.00

Non-Member: $80.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $5.00


Wednesday

1/12/22 - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Still, Todd

Explore the exciting world of Virtual Reality! In this class students will draw a subject from multiple angles. They will then paint it with traditional 2D materials. Students will then construct a surreal 3D wire/clay model. Finally, students will use headsets, laptops and controllers to bring their subject to life in the Virtual Realty world. Bring a USB drive to save your final digital work of art. Ages 12 - 16

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Lab Fee:   $10.00

Member Tuition: $70.00

Non-Member: $90.00


Thursday

1/13/22 - 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Still, Todd

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

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $70.00

Non-Member: $90.00


Thursday

1/13/22 - 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
LaDrig, Jacqueline

Tweens will embark on a creative journey through various hand-building techniques line coil and slab construction as well as the pinch method. The student will also learn the difference between drape and press molds. Our adventure will lead us to create castles with dragons, anime decorative boxes and the fish whistle to name a few. We will also try our hand at throwing on the wheel! Come explore, create and have fun. Maximum 8 students. Ages 10 and up

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Clay Fee:   $10.00

Member Tuition: $70.00

Non-Member: $90.00


Thursday

3/3/22 - 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Ted LoCascio

In this introductory painting session, students will learn the basics of oil painting, including: canvas prep, sketching a composition, color mixing and blending, and expressive mark making. Learn to paint what you see -- not what you think you see! Materials provided! For new and continuing students ages 14 and older

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $70.00

Non-Member: $90.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $15.00


Thursday

2/17/22 - 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
McGiffin, Chef Debbie

Join Chef Debbie McGiffin for these one day, hands-on cooking workshops for teens. We will learn the basics of cutlery, how to read and understand a recipe and the practical art of 'Mise en Place' as well as a variety of cooking techniques. At the end of the workshop students will enjoy their creation together. Each one-day workshop will have a different theme and will be all from scratch. Ages 10 - 15. Maximum 8 students. Register for one, two, three, four or all of them! See below for specific menus:

***1/13 – Asian Favorites: Oven Fried Egg Rolls with Dipping Sauce, Beef & Broccoli, Very Veggie Fried Rice, Key Lime Tartlets***

2/17 - That's Amore' Italian Cuisine: Minestrone Soup, Garlic Knots, Fettuccine with Alfredo Herb Sauce, Tiramisu Cupcakes***

3/10 – Down South -Southern- Pimento Cheese Tartlets. BLT Salad. Hot Honey Oven Fried Chicken Tenders & Peach Cobbler.***

4/7 - Bon Appetit - French - Monte Cristo Sandwich Bites, Chicken & Vegetable en Papillote, Potatoes Au Gratin & Creme Brulee.***

5/12 - Fiesta Fun! Mexican Chopped Salad with Cilantro Lime Dressing, Homemade Chili con Queso, Chipotle Chicken and Bean Taquitos with Fresh Salsa, Warm Cinnamon Apple Bites.***

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $45.00

Non-Member: $65.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $15.00


Thursday

3/3/22 - 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Stratemeyer, Debbie

Learn about the beauty and styles of various art movements including impressionism, cubism, etc. Experiment with the different styles utilizing their unique painting techniques. We will paint several pieces while learning brush strokes, color blending, and layering among other things. Come explore water-based paints with me! Ages 11 – 15

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $70.00

Non-Member: $90.00

Mat'l Fee:   $5.00


Friday

1/14/22 - 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
LaDrig, Jacqueline

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.

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Clay Fee:   $10.00

Member Tuition: $70.00

Non-Member: $90.00


Friday

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.

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $65.00

Non-Member: $85.00


Saturday

2/19/22 - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Rush, Dr. Kai

Imagine being able to 3D print anything you dream of? Your teen can do just that! In this 3D printing one-day workshop students will learn, discover, design, and print a 3D image of their very own! They could print their favorite anime character, chess pieces or even their own jewelry or gifts for a loved one for the holidays. Due to this being a one-day class, any 3D creations the tween or teens design and are not printed on-site, will be mailed to your house after the class. Like animation and virtual reality, 3D printing is the future and teens will have fun, learning a 21st century lifetime skill! Ages 9-15 Maximum 8 students.

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Lab Fee:   $5.00

Member Tuition: $55.00

Non-Member: $75.00