Families and Kids Ages 4 and Up

Instructor: Antonio Méndez

  • Clear Con-Tact self-adhesive covering—two 9 x 9 inch pieces
  • Tissue paper, assorted colors
  • Cellophane, assorted colors
  • Scissors
  • String
  • Hole punch
  • Optional: black permanent marker and white drawing paper

Instructor: Antonio Méndez

  • Colorful cardstock paper
  • ¼–½ inch diameter wooden dowel, 12 inches long
  • Colorful yarn
  • Hole punch
  • Crayons

Instructor: Antonio Méndez

  • Two 8.5 x 11 inch pieces of cardboard
  • Glue or glue stick
  • Scissors
  • Cardstock paper, any color
  • Acrylic or tempera paint, two or three colors

Instructor: Antonio Méndez

  • White- or red-colored self-drying, non-firing clay
  • Plastic or metal fork and spoon
  • Paper to cover your table
  • Optional: clay tool set

Instructor: Antonio Méndez

  • Crayons
  • Black marker
  • Food cans and other objects to trace shapes
  • Items to use for texture rubbings such as coins, leaves, and feathers
  • Drawing paper
  • Optional: texture mats

Kids Ages 6–10

Instructor: Molly Lamb

  • Crayola Model Magic—1 ounce packages of red, yellow, blue, and white
  • Twisteez craft sculpture wire or pipe cleaners / chenille craft stems
  • Craft feathers—assorted colors
  • Optional: pinch of cinnamon or another spice; additional colors of Crayola Model Magic

Instructor: Molly Lamb

  • Twisteez craft sculpture wire—at least three 14 inch pieces
  • Pipe cleaners / chenille craft stems—at least fifteen 12 inch pieces
  • Scissors
  • #2 pencil
  • Optional: 1 ounce package of Crayola Model Magic for the face (any color); pinch of cinnamon or another spice to scent the Model Magic; additional wire or pipe cleaners

Instructor: Molly Lamb

  • Two 9 x 12 inch sheets of colorful craft felt
  • Polyester fiber fill stuffing—at least 4 handfuls
  • Embroidery thread—one package of any color
  • Large-eye blunt embroidery / stitching needle, 5.2 centimeters
  • Scissors

Instructor: Molly Lamb

  • 1 ball of thick yarn, any color
  • Cardboard approximately 2.5 x 6 inches
  • #2 pencil
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Large piece of scrap paper
  • Optional: additional pieces of cardboard and colors of yarn

Instructor: Molly Lamb

  • Construction paper 8.5 x 11 inches—2 sheets
  • Colorful printer Paper 8.5 x 11 inches—1 sheet
  • Scrap drawing paper at least 8.5 x 11 inches
  • Popsicle sticks
  • Glue stick
  • Scissors
  • Crayons, markers, or colored pencils
  • Ruler
  • #2 pencil and eraser
  • Optional: googly eyes, feathers, and other decorations

Kids and Teens Ages 11–13

Instructor: Barrett Grizzard

  • Wooden plaque (any shape or size)
  • #2 pencil
  • Black permanent marker
  • Acrylic paint markers
  • Optional: acrylic paint, paintbrush, collage materials, liquid glue

Instructor: Barrett Grizzard

  • Assorted tea bags
  • Coffee beans
  • Hot chocolate mix
  • #2 pencil
  • Three small glass or ceramic bowls
  • Small cup of water
  • Drawing or watercolor paper—at least 2 pieces
  • Masking tape or painters tape
  • Plain white ceramic coffee mug
  • Pebeo Porcelaine 150 paint
  • Watercolor Paintbrush, fine pointed tip
  • Paper towels
  • Optional: Additional sizes of watercolor paintbrushes

Instructor: Barrett Grizzard

  • 3 balls of colorful craft yarn, any color
  • 1 ball of white yarn
  • Pony beads
  • Large-eye blunt embroidery / stitching needle
  • Brown wicker paper plate holders, 9.75 x 9.75 x .5 inches

Instructor: Barrett Grizzard

  • Sculpey Classic Collection III multi-pack oven-bake clay or Plastillina modeling clay
  • Masking tape
  • Old newspaper or magazine
  • Scissors
  • Thin cardboard (example: cereal box or paper roll)
  • Soft aluminum armature or sculpture wire
  • Needle nose pliers
  • Wire cutter
  • Optional: Wikki Stix, Twisteez craft sculpture wire, or pipe cleaners

Instructor: Barrett Grizzard

  • White- or red-colored self-drying, non-firing clay
  • Clay tool set or plastic utensils and popsicle sticks
  • Optional: colorful gravel, beads, sequins, or shells for decoration

Teens Ages 14–18

Instructor: Gianna Stewart

  • Scrap paper
  • #2 pencil
  • Eraser
  • Cardboard or poster board
  • Permanent or washable markers
  • Grafix clear acetate sheets or pads
  • Exacto knife and cutting surface
  • Masking or painters tape
  • Newspaper or craft paper to protect work surface
  • Blow pens
  • Optional: Testors Spray Chalk set (temporary outdoor chalk)

Instructor: Gianna Stewart

  • Empty toilet paper or craft rolls, at least 3
  • Exacto knife and cutting surface
  • String, at least 2 feet
  • 1 box of toothpicks
  • Masking tape
  • Removable mounting putty
  • Optional: paint or markers

Instructor: Barrett Grizzard

  • 8.5 x 11 inch paper
  • Ruler
  • Drawing compass
  • #2 pencil
  • Eraser
  • Magazine
  • Glue stick or liquid glue
  • Exacto knife and cutting surface
  • Fine point black markers or pens (Micron pens recommended)
  • Colorful markers (alcohol-based markers recommended)

Instructor: Gianna Stewart

  • Digital camera or another digital device with photo capabilities
  • Cyanotype pretreated fabric

Instructor: Gianna Stewart

  • #2 pencil
  • Eraser
  • Gold or silver leaf and sizing or Mona Lisa composition gold leaf kit
  • Two small, soft brushes—1 square tip and 1 round tip
  • Markers (Micron black fine point and alcohol-based color recommended)
  • Heavy weight paper or poster board
  • Optional: cotton gloves for gold leaf process