Wayne Center for the Arts

REGULAR HOURS:

MON-THURS: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., 4:00 – 9:00 p.m.
FRIDAY: CLOSED/EVENTS ONLY
SATURDAY: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
SUNDAY: CLOSED

CLOSED for SPRING BREAK: MARCH 29-APRIL 4, 2021

Holidays may limit hours. Please check our Facebook page for the most up-to-date hours.

Classes

Visual Arts

Visual Art Classes Summer 2021

As of Fall 2020, all classes, workshops, and kits will require a 20% deposit to hold the spot. Deposits are non-refundable unless the class is canceled by WCA.

Looking for member pricing options? All current members were emailed a member code which can be entered at checkout. If you are a current member and didn't receive an email, or if you have questions, please email us.

Curious about our COVID-19 policy? Read our Health & Safety Protocols here.

Discovering Color | Summer 2021: May 27-June 10 | Ages 14-adult
Discovering Color | Summer 2021: May 27-June 10 | Ages 14-adult

Discovering Color | Summer 2021: May 27-June 10 | Ages 14-adult

Discovering Color | Summer 2021: May 27-June 10 | Ages 14-adult

Thursday 6:00-7:30 PM

(3 weeks)

Instructor: Julie Fisher

Location: Children's Studio (Main Level)

This will be a process of unlocking the secrets to obtaining your personal color preferences to incorporate into your art work, clothing choices and home decor. Please wear old clothes that paint will not ruin.

Materials list (Students must bring to class):

small containers of tempera paint in red, blue, yellow, black, and white

2 brushes to mix and paint with

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $45.00 $45.00
8 Inventory
@ $45.00 ea.
Payment Option
Subtotal
N/A
Miniature Watercolor Paintings | Summer 2021: June 14 | Ages 14-adult
Miniature Watercolor Paintings | Summer 2021: June 14 | Ages 14-adult

Miniature Watercolor Paintings | Summer 2021: June 14 | Ages 14-adult

Miniature Watercolor Paintings | Summer 2021: June 14 | Ages 14-adult

Monday 6:00-7:30 PM

(1-day workshop)

Instructor: Julie Fisher

Location: Children's Studio (Main Level)

Explore the world of miniature painting! This one-evening adventure will expand your abilities as we learn techniques for painting on a tiny scale. The results will be a delightful gift to present to your friends and family.

Materials list (Students must bring to class):

set of watercolors

3 brushes: size 0, size 1, and size 2

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $20.00 $20.00
8 Inventory
@ $20.00 ea.
Payment Option
Subtotal
N/A
Artist's Playground | Summer 2021: June 14-23 | Ages 6-9
Artist's Playground | Summer 2021: June 14-23 | Ages 6-9

Artist's Playground | Summer 2021: June 14-23 | Ages 6-9

Artist's Playground | Summer 2021: June 14-23 | Ages 6-9

Monday & Wednesday 9:15-10:15 AM

Instructor: Darcy Haynes

Location: L2 (Lower Level)

(2 weeks / 4 classes)

June 14, 16, 21, & 23

In this class, students will explore drawing, painting, and other mixed mediums to create works of art.

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $50.00 $50.00
5 Inventory
@ $50.00 ea.
Payment Option
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N/A
Artist's Toolbox | Summer 2021: June 14-23 | Ages 9-12
Artist's Toolbox | Summer 2021: June 14-23 | Ages 9-12

Artist's Toolbox | Summer 2021: June 14-23 | Ages 9-12

Artist's Toolbox | Summer 2021: June 14-23 | Ages 9-12

Monday & Wednesday 10:30-11:30 AM

Instructor: Darcy Haynes

Location: L2 (Lower Level)

(2 weeks / 4 classes)

June 14, 16, 21, & 23

In this class, students will explore drawing, painting, and other mixed mediums to create a variety of games, toys, and fun!

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $50.00 $50.00
8 Inventory
@ $50.00 ea.
Payment Option
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N/A
Beginning Watercolor Painting | Summer 2021: June 15-July 27 | Ages 16-adult
Beginning Watercolor Painting | Summer 2021: June 15-July 27 | Ages 16-adult

Beginning Watercolor Painting | Summer 2021: June 15-July 27 | Ages 16-adult

Beginning Watercolor Painting | Summer 2021: June 15-July 27 | Ages 16-adult

Tuesday 6:30-8:00 PM

(6 weeks)

Please note: No class June 29.

Instructor: Rachel Derr

Location: Children's Studio (Main Level)

This class will explore the basics of the beloved art of watercolor painting. Learn color mixing, techniques for using washes, and good compositional aspects, and apply your learning to a variety of interesting subjects. Come and enjoy the fun and creative process of painting with watercolor!

Materials list (Students must bring to class):

Paper: Arches 140 lb cold-pressed watercolor paper, three small 7 1/2 x 11" sheets and four 11 x 15" sheets

Paints*: Winsor & Newton or Windsor and Newton Cotman small tubes: Cadmium Red, Cadmium Yellow, and Ultramarine Blue (warmer tones)
, Alizarin Crimson, Lemon Yellow, and Cerulean or Prussian Blue (cooler tones), plus: Burnt Sienna and Payne’s gray

*These colors are suggestions; if you already have tube watercolors, bring whatever colors you have purchased.

Brushes: Princeton Select, Robert Simmons synthetic, or Silver brush Black Velvet series 3008 (blend of natural and synthetic):

  • 1" and 1/2" flats
  • Size #2 or #4 and size #8 or #10 rounds
  • One “rigger” brush (long thin brush)

Palette: any white plastic or enamel tray, at least 9 by 12 or larger (Mijello Fusion Palette or the like), or white styrofoam trays work great

Other Materials: paper towels, masking tape, spray bottle (4 to 6 oz.), #2 pencil, kneaded eraser, small sketch pad or drawing paper sheets, plastic containers for water (quart size) , old toothbrush, and old credit card or stiff cardboard

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $85.00 $85.00
7 Inventory
@ $85.00 ea.
Payment Option
Subtotal
N/A
Dali Long-Legged Birds | Summer 2021: June 19 | Ages 8-10
Dali Long-Legged Birds | Summer 2021: June 19 | Ages 8-10

Dali Long-Legged Birds | Summer 2021: June 19 | Ages 8-10

Dali Long-Legged Birds | Summer 2021: June 19 | Ages 8-10

Summer Fun & Creativity Workshop

Saturday 10:00-11:00 AM

Instructor: Allison Smith

Location: L2 (Lower Level)

Start your Saturday with fun and creativity! Led by arts educator Allison Smith, this one-hour workshop will explore new art techniques, famous artists, creative exploration, and more. Delve into the world of art on your summer Saturday morning! Supplies are provided and included in your tuition.

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $20.00 $20.00
8 Inventory
@ $20.00 ea.
Payment Option
Subtotal
N/A
Georgia O’Keeffe Warm/Cool Flowers | Summer 2021: June 26 | Ages 6-8
Georgia O’Keeffe Warm/Cool Flowers | Summer 2021: June 26 | Ages 6-8

Georgia O’Keeffe Warm/Cool Flowers | Summer 2021: June 26 | Ages 6-8

Georgia O’Keeffe Warm/Cool Flowers | Summer 2021: June 26 | Ages 6-8

Summer Fun & Creativity Workshop

Saturday 10:00-11:00 AM

Instructor: Allison Smith

Location: L2 (Lower Level)

Start your Saturday with fun and creativity! Led by arts educator Allison Smith, this one-hour workshop will explore new art techniques, famous artists, creative exploration, and more. Delve into the world of art on your summer Saturday morning! Supplies are provided and included in your tuition.

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $20.00 $20.00
8 Inventory
@ $20.00 ea.
Payment Option
Subtotal
N/A
Introduction to Landscape Painting in Oils | Summer 2021: July 5-26 | Ages 14-adult
Introduction to Landscape Painting in Oils | Summer 2021: July 5-26 | Ages 14-adult

Introduction to Landscape Painting in Oils | Summer 2021: July 5-26 | Ages 14-adult

Introduction to Landscape Painting in Oils | Summer 2021: July 5-26 | Ages 14-adult

Mondays 6:30-8:00 PM

(4 weeks)

Instructor: Ben Christo van der Westhuizen

Location: Children's Studio (Main Level), Outdoors

In this introductory class we will look at the fundamentals of how to approach a landscape painting. Concepts such as composition, design, aerial perspective, linear perspective, and colour harmony will be introduced and applied to a painting as the class progresses. We will also (weather permitting) venture outside the classroom and try our hand at a landscape painting outdoors or “En Plein Air."

Materials list (Students must bring to class):

Winsor and Newton’s student oil colours: French Ultramarine Blue, Permanent Alizarine Crimson, Cadmium Yellow Light, Titanium White, Yellow Ochre, and Burned Umber

Solvent: Gamsol odorless mineral spirits

2 glass jars with lids that close tightly

5 Artist’s primed canvas panels, size 8 x 10

Brushes: Hog bristle flats, 2 each of sizes 2, 4, 6, and 8

1 paper palette pad, size 9”x12”

1 palette and painting knife

2 rolls of paper towels

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $70.00 $70.00
8 Inventory
@ $70.00 ea.
Payment Option
Subtotal
N/A
Gustav Klimt Crazy Tree | Summer 2021: July 17 | Ages 8-12
Gustav Klimt Crazy Tree | Summer 2021: July 17 | Ages 8-12

Gustav Klimt Crazy Tree | Summer 2021: July 17 | Ages 8-12

Gustav Klimt Crazy Tree | Summer 2021: July 17 | Ages 8-12

Summer Fun & Creativity Workshop

Saturday 10:00-11:00 AM

Instructor: Allison Smith

Location: L2 (Lower Level)

Start your Saturday with fun and creativity! Led by arts educator Allison Smith, this one-hour workshop will explore new art techniques, famous artists, creative exploration, and more. Delve into the world of art on your summer Saturday morning! Supplies are provided and included in your tuition.

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $20.00 $20.00
8 Inventory
@ $20.00 ea.
Payment Option
Subtotal
N/A
Bridget Riley Inspired Op Art | Summer 2021: July 24 | Ages 10-12
Bridget Riley Inspired Op Art | Summer 2021: July 24 | Ages 10-12

Bridget Riley Inspired Op Art | Summer 2021: July 24 | Ages 10-12

Bridget Riley Inspired Op Art | Summer 2021: July 24 | Ages 10-12

Summer Fun & Creativity Workshop

Saturday 10:00-11:00 AM

Instructor: Allison Smith

Location: L2 (Lower Level)

Start your Saturday with fun and creativity! Led by arts educator Allison Smith, this one-hour workshop will explore new art techniques, famous artists, creative exploration, and more. Delve into the world of art on your summer Saturday morning! Supplies are provided and included in your tuition.

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $20.00 $20.00
8 Inventory
@ $20.00 ea.
Payment Option
Subtotal
N/A
Mandalas Abound | Summer 2021: July 24 & 31 | Ages 16-adult
Mandalas Abound | Summer 2021: July 24 & 31 | Ages 16-adult

Mandalas Abound | Summer 2021: July 24 & 31 | Ages 16-adult

Mandalas Abound | Summer 2021: July 24 & 31 | Ages 16-adult

Saturday 10:00-11:30 AM

(2 weeks)

Instructor: Julie Fisher

Location: Children's Studio (Main Level)

Mandalas are beautiful, complex designs that are often used for relaxation or meditation. We will design our own mandala and artfully add color to enhance the design. This class will cover aspects of color theory; no experience necessary.

Materials list (Students must bring to class):

colored pencils, thin markers, or gel pens (one choice only, please)

pencil and eraser

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $30.00 $30.00
8 Inventory
@ $30.00 ea.
Payment Option
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N/A
Folk Art - Yarn Dolls | Summer 2021: July 31 | Ages 6-10
Folk Art - Yarn Dolls | Summer 2021: July 31 | Ages 6-10

Folk Art - Yarn Dolls | Summer 2021: July 31 | Ages 6-10

Folk Art - Yarn Dolls | Summer 2021: July 31 | Ages 6-10

Summer Fun & Creativity Workshop

Saturday 10:00-11:00 AM

Instructor: Allison Smith

Location: L2 (Lower Level)

Start your Saturday with fun and creativity! Led by arts educator Allison Smith, this one-hour workshop will explore new art techniques, famous artists, creative exploration, and more. Delve into the world of art on your summer Saturday morning! Supplies are provided and included in your tuition.

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $20.00 $20.00
8 Inventory
@ $20.00 ea.
Payment Option
Subtotal
N/A
Reptile Relief | Summer 2021: August 7 | Ages 10-14
Reptile Relief | Summer 2021: August 7 | Ages 10-14

Reptile Relief | Summer 2021: August 7 | Ages 10-14

Reptile Relief | Summer 2021: August 7 | Ages 10-14

Summer Fun & Creativity Workshop

Saturday 10:00-11:00 AM

Instructor: Allison Smith

Location: L2 (Lower Level)

Start your Saturday with fun and creativity! Led by arts educator Allison Smith, this one-hour workshop will explore new art techniques, famous artists, creative exploration, and more. Delve into the world of art on your summer Saturday morning! Supplies are provided and included in your tuition.

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $20.00 $20.00
8 Inventory
@ $20.00 ea.
Payment Option
Subtotal
N/A
Galaxy Diorama | Summer 2021: August 14 | Ages 6-10
Galaxy Diorama | Summer 2021: August 14 | Ages 6-10

Galaxy Diorama | Summer 2021: August 14 | Ages 6-10

Galaxy Diorama | Summer 2021: August 14 | Ages 6-10

Summer Fun & Creativity Workshop

Saturday 10:00-11:00 AM

Instructor: Allison Smith

Location: L2 (Lower Level)

Start your Saturday with fun and creativity! Led by arts educator Allison Smith, this one-hour workshop will explore new art techniques, famous artists, creative exploration, and more. Delve into the world of art on your summer Saturday morning! Supplies are provided and included in your tuition.

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $20.00 $20.00
8 Inventory
@ $20.00 ea.
Payment Option
Subtotal
N/A