Private Pottery Lessons

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Ages: 7 to Adult

Instructor: Jennifer Burke or Stephanie Kaminer

The lesson is $27.50 ($25 per hour tuition+$2.50 studio fee) for one person per hour + Clay . For additional people it will be $12.50 ( $10 tuition+ $2.50 studio fee) per person per hour + Clay. 

 

Classes need to be scheduled minimum for 2hrs. If it is just an one-time event there is additonal $25 charge as the artists would be spending time for processing of the art work( Glazing and firing).

Please contact Jennifer via email at jburkepottery@gmail.com for availability and further information

or

Please contact Stephanie via email at sjkaminer@gmail.com  for availability and further information

 

 

Online/Zoom Beginning Watercolor Class: Thursday 6.30-9.00pm July-Aug

Online/Zoom

Beginning Watercolor Class

Thursday evenings July15th- Aug19th

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

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Explore the basics of Watercolor through a live Zoom class.  Leave your fear and frustration behind; discover that watercolor can be enjoyable, satisfying, and inspiring (and that, contrary to popular belief, you can correct mistakes!)

Learn to mix and apply paint, blend colors, and create shading without the use of white paint. I will teach you exciting tricks and techniques; all in a non-stressful, fun environment. We’ll discuss choosing the right brushes, paint, and paper, how to save the white of the paper, and how to tear paper for a handsome edge.

You will create several finished paintings, while getting a good feel for a unique, marvelous, and very beautiful medium.

Taught by Renee Wrenwood, a prize winning local - McKinney, TX watercolorist and art instructor. She loves the medium is happiest with a loaded brush in her hand.

 

Age: Adult and Serious Teens 

Cost: $135 / 6 weeks

 

Location: Zoom meeting  For those unfamiliar with Zoom, we’ll have a “learn about Zoom session” where I’ll walk you through how to do Zoom and make sure that you can get on. Just let me know if you‘re interested, and we can schedule a time.

 

Instructor: Renee F. Wrenwood

Register

 

Or if you have questions or wish to mail a check: email Renee atrenee@reneewrenwood.com  orphone/text: 214-425-3618

After you have registered, I will email you the Zoom link, Zoom instructions, and the supply list.

 

Visit my website at reneewrenwood.com

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Tues_Wed_Thurs* Hands on Art Classes (also Homeschool) **Ages 7-Adult (Wendolin) **Pick Your Class Here**

“Hands-On” Art 
 
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Ages:   7-18
Level:  Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced
 
Instructor:  Wendolin Mercado wendolin@mac.com
 
Cost:  $100/month:   $80, $20 materials fee.  Signup cost: $50 registration deposit plus one-time $15 administration fee
 
Registration deposits will be applied to last month of each semester if student doesn't wish to continue to next semester. 
 
Time:  Various Options. See Below  for registration : Semester August-May: no summer classes.
 
Registration: See online options below description
 
Contact:   Wendolin Mercado wendolin@mac.com Ph:2145789396
 
CAUTION: This class may inspire spontaneous creativity!!! 
 
In this one of kind course Wendolin Mercado brings it all to the table with oodles of art supplies and tons of techniques. Try your hand at sketching, drawing, painting, leather work, jewelry making, clay, paper crafting and pottery. Explore watercolor, pastel, charcoal, acrylic, ink, dye and the use of specialized tools and much, much more. This course is truly an unbelievable value in art education.  New this year!  Metal fabrication, soldering. torch work and forging !
Also, check out our new “little hands on art  class”  designed for ages 4 -6 !
Limited space available, reserve your spot today!
 
Classes require $50 registration deposit and first month fees is due at the registration. Registration deposits will be applied to last month of each semester if student doesn't wish to continue to next semester. However, continuing students may roll their deposit into the next semester. Please contact me via email at wendolin@mac.com . See online registration options below:
 

0_SunAfternoon ** Pottery Wheel & Clay ** Ages: 16-Adult (Alex Macias) * Full and Waitlisted* *

 * Full and waitlisted*

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Ages: 16- Adult

Time: Sunday  2:00pm- 5.00pm( classes are 2hrs or 3hrs increment and can come anytime between 2.00pm to 5.00pm)

Instructor:  Alex Macias:

Tuition per month*: $78 (2 Hour)/ $98 (3 Hour) per month plus clay

 

Do something you have always wanted to do-learn how to throw on the pottery wheel to make your own bowls, plates and cups! Hand build boxes, sculpt animals and hang out with other potters every Monday evening. You'll love it! Families welcome!

Register below paying first month dues and $50 Deposit**( applied to last 2 weeks of classes).

Register

 

 

*Tuition includes a monthly supply fee of $10 which the McKinney Art House will use to purchase ceramic supplies such as Glaze for pottery classes.

**A deposit of $50 goes towards the last 2 classes of your tuition. If you decide to stop the class at any time,  you must  notifiy no later than two weeks in advance else you will lose the deposit. We have a waiting list, in most cases, and/or turn people away because of limited space. Knowing you will discontinue 2 weeks in advance helps get your spot filled.

1_Mon DayTime** Mommy and me Art Studio ** (Catalina)

"Mommy and Me" Art Studio

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Age group - Moms and Babies (optional)

When- Every Monday 

Time - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Price - $120/month ( $100 class fee +$20 Supply fee).

On time Signup cost: $50 refundable registration deposit with semester commitment plus non refundable $15 administration fee

Registration deposit will be applied to last month of each semester, if student doesn't wish to continue to next semester. However, continuing students may roll their deposit into the next semester.

Instructor:  Catalina Pinon

Registration: See online options below Description

Email contact:   Catalina Pinon pinczo2013@gmail.com  Ph: 469-667-4194

Semester Continues: August-May:  No summer classes.

At this open studio you have a space to create art projects and crafts. Your baby is welcome with you to join a stress free class.

Classes require $50 registration deposit plus $15 administration fee and first month fees is due at the registration. Registration deposit will be applied to last month of each semester( need semester commitment) if student doesn't wish to continue to next semester. However, continuing students may roll their deposit into the next semester.

 

1_MonAfterSchool** Sketchbook Class **Ages 13-adult (Olivia)


Sketchbook Class with Olivia
 
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Ages:   13-Adult!
Instructor:   Olivia Staszewski
Cost:  $ 100/month some supplies will be provided50 registration deposit plus $15 administration fee
Supplies- students will be provided with supplies for the first two classes but need to bring their own after that.
 
Registration: Now Open : See online options below description
Email contact:   olivia@romanst.com
Text: 469-422-4103
Monday:  5.00-6.30pm, and 6.45-8.15pm
 
 
If you enjoy drawing in pen and ink, then this is the class for you! All levels of skill are welcome! We will be drawing different subjects each week of class. These subjects will range from animals, planes, cars, people and more in order to expose students to a wide variety of matter.
Students will be introduced to different drawing techniques, pen exercises, illustrative styles, and will learn how to draw objects from basic forms and thumbnails and turn them into finished illustrations. This will take place in a fun and relaxed environment!
 
 
Link to the examples of my artwork https://olivia0927.wixsite.com/my-site
 
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Classes require $50 registration deposit plus $15 administration fee and first month fees is due at the registration. Registration deposit will be applied to last month of each semester if student doesn't wish to continue to next semester. However, continuing students may roll their deposit into the next semester.
 

1_MonAfterschool** Mosaic and Sculpture Studio ** Ages: 7-12 (Catalina)

Mosaic and Sculpture Studio

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Age group : 7-12 years

When- Every Monday 

Time - 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Price - $120/month ( $100 class fee +$20 Supply fee).

On time Signup cost: $50 refundable registration deposit with semester commitment plus non refundable $15 administration fee

Registration deposit will be applied to last month of each semester, if student doesn't wish to continue to next semester. However, continuing students may roll their deposit into the next semester.

Instructor:  Catalina Pinon

Registration: See online options below Description

Email contact:   Catalina Pinon pinczo2013@gmail.com  Ph: 469-667-4194

Semester Continues: August-May:  No summer classes.

During this class we will sculpt and learn all basics of ceramic and mosaics. Students will learn the various ways of creating functional and sculptural pottery objects, with different handbuilding techniques including slabs and coils.

Ms Pinon classes are based in the TExES domains and competencies, following the curriculum and standards of the TEA.

The student will learn:

Art Perception—developing abilities to organize ideas from the environment.

Creative expression/performance—developing the ability to express ideas in original works of art.

Historical/cultural heritage—developing understanding of art from a variety of cultures and historical periods.

Ms Pinon comprehensive art curriculum will be conceptually based, sequentially developed and focused on both creative and critical thinking to enable students to become self-confident, self-governing, and contributing members of society.

Classes require $50 registration deposit plus $15 administration fee and first month fees is due at the registration. Registration deposit will be applied to last month of each semester( need semester commitment) if student doesn't wish to continue to next semester. However, continuing students may roll their deposit into the next semester.

1_MonNight **Pottery Wheel & Clay **Ages: 16-Adult (Alex Macias) : Full and Waitlisted

*Full and Waitlisted: Register below to get on waitlist*

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Ages: 16- Adult

Time: Monday 6:15pm- 9-15pm( classes are 2hrs or 3hrs increment and can come anytime between 6.15pm to 7.15pm)

Instructor:  Alex Macias:

Tuition per month*: $78 (2 Hour)/ $98 (3 Hour) per month plus clay

 

Do something you have always wanted to do-learn how to throw on the pottery wheel to make your own bowls, plates and cups! Hand build boxes, sculpt animals and hang out with other potters every Monday evening. You'll love it! Families welcome!

Register below paying first month dues and $50 Deposit**( applied to last 2 weeks of classes).

Register

 

*Tuition includes a monthly supply fee of $10 which the McKinney Art House will use to purchase ceramic supplies such as Glaze for pottery classes.

**A deposit of $50 goes towards the last 2 classes of your tuition. If you decide to stop the class at any time,  you must  notifiy no later than two weeks in advance else you will lose the deposit. We have a waiting list, in most cases, and/or turn people away because of limited space. Knowing you will discontinue 2 weeks in advance helps get your spot filled.

2_TueAfterSchool** Painting & Drawing **Ages 6-10 (Ivona); Starts in August

Time: Tuesday     4-5:30 pm or

         Tuesday     6-7:30 pm 

Ages: 6 (must be 1st grader)-10 y
Instructor: Iwona Staszewski
Tuition per month*: $90 plus $10 supplies every month 
 Registration: See Options below the description

Contact Iwonaivona@evonagallery.com

Semester continues August-May

If your child likes drawing and painting this class is for him/her. The child will complete several fun projects throughout the semester that will develop and improve his drawing and painting skills. We work with different media throughout the course including acrylics, watercolor paints, oils, and chalk pastels and color pencils. The class will teach different art techniques, all in an encouraging, fun environment while giving your child joy and satisfaction of completing exciting projects. I keep the class size small, no more than 8 students, to give each child individual attention.

 

Signup Below:

To see the children's artwork sample please click the link here.

   

       

For art class registration information, please follow this link at Ivona Class Registration Guidelines

 

2_TuesAfterschool Draw, Sketch & Shade and Calligraphy 5-6pm: Ages 5-9 years

 

Draw, Sketch & Shade and Calligraphy

Tuesdays  5.00-6.00pm

 

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Tuesdays

5.00Pm- 6.00PM

 

Cost: Tuition-$75/month         Deposit- $75(applied towards last month’s tuition with 30-day notice) Registration- $30/calendar year

Classes focus on using ones imagination and bringing their inter artist out. Each child is individually coached and guided in their artistic journey. They are allowed to explore their artistic needs based on their own desire and talents. A big focus is on the technique and understanding the key elements of art which will set a strong foundation for a lifetime.

Location: McKinney Art House

Instructor: Nidhi Sood  

 

Please Sign up for your spot today. Classes will be small group and you will be given a supply list upon signup.

Register

Or if you have questions or wish to mail a check:  email Nidhi Sood @ nidhisood@hotmail.com or Text 469-441-8213

http://www.imagineartsparty.com https://www.facebook.com/imagineartsschool

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2_TuesAfterschool Draw, Sketch & Shade and Calligraphy 6-7pm: Ages 10-16 Years( Nidhi)

 

Draw, Sketch & Shade and Calligraphy

Tuesdays 6.00-7.00pm

 

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Tueday

6.00Pm- 7.00PM

Cost: $75 for 4 classes : Deposit- $75(applied towards last month’s tuition with 30-day notice) Registration- $30/calendar year

Classes focus on using one’s imagination and bringing the inner artist out. Each child is individually coached and allowed to explore their artistic needs based on their desire and talents. A big focus is on the technique and understanding the key elements of art which will set a strong foundation for a lifetime.

Location: McKinney Art House

Instructor: Nidhi Sood  

 

Please Sign up for your spot today. Classes will be small group and you will be given a supply list upon signup.

Register

 

Or if you have questions or wish to mail a check: email Nidhi Sood @ nidhisood@hotmail.com or Text 469-441-8213.

http://www.imagineartsparty.com https://www.facebook.com/imagineartsschool

 

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2_TuesEvening** Drawing and Painting with Cate ** Ages:11- Adults

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Ages: 11-Adults

When:  Tuesdays 6.30pm-8.30pm ( Mckinney Art House)
Instructor: Cate Robbins
Tuition per month*: $80. One time Registration Fee $35

 

* Tuition is due at the first class of each month payable to Cate Robbins. 


Registration: See Options Below Description

 

Email Cate: clrobbins@ymail,com

 
This class by Local Award winning Artists Cate Robbins is for everyone from beginner to advanced. In this " open studio" setting each student will work on their own projects with Cate's help and guidance . A drawing curriculum and a color theory curriculum will be available. Students will bring their own supplies unless they are beginners in which case Cate will guide them to the medium and supplies that will fit their needs. 
 

Cate’s work can be seen at:

www.caterobbins.net

www.catesart.etsy.com

www.robbinsart.etsy.com

 

Consulting Services also available see:

www.consultantforartists.weebly.com

McKinney Arthouse

502 N. Kentucky

 




 
 
 

3_Wed** Drawing and Painting with Cate ** Ages:11- Adults * *Starts in August*

Drawingpainting 

 *Starts in August*

Ages: 11-Adults

When:  Wednesdays 10am-12.00 Noon ( Mckinney Art House)
Instructor: Cate Robbins
Tuition per month*: $80. One time Registration Fee $35

 

* Tuition is due at the first class of each month payable to Cate Robbins. 


Registration: See Options Below Description

 

Email Cate: clrobbins@ymail,com

 
This class by Local Award winning Artists Cate Robbins is for everyone from beginner to advanced. In this " open studio" setting each student will work on their own projects with Cate's help and guidance . A drawing curriculum and a color theory curriculum will be available. Students will bring their own supplies unless they are beginners in which case Cate will guide them to the medium and supplies that will fit their needs. 
 

Cate’s work can be seen at:

www.caterobbins.net

www.catesart.etsy.com

www.robbinsart.etsy.com

 

Consulting Services also available see:

www.consultantforartists.weebly.com

McKinney Arthouse

502 N. Kentucky

 




 
 
 

3_WedAfterSchool ** Painting & Drawing ** Ages 11- Adult (Ivona) * Starts in August *

Wednesday  6-7:30 pm

Ages: Ages 11-Adult
Instructor: Iwona Staszewski
Tuition per month*: $100 (some supplies will be provided**)
Registration:See Options Below the description

Email:  Iwona    iwona@romanst.com

Semester continues August-May

This class is for ages 11-adult. It focuses on strengthening students drawing and painting skills as well as enhancing their artistic styles and creativity through a variety of art media like acrylics, watercolors, chalk pastels. All art skill levels are welcome - no experience necessary. The student will complete several fun projects throughout the semester that will develop and improve his or her drawing and painting skills. Classes are small only 8 students to give each person individual attention.
 
**Students will need to bring some supplies, but others will be provided by the teacher.
 
For some examples of artwork created by students during classes, click here.
 

Signup Below: 

3_WedAfterschool** Painting & Drawing**. Ages 6 -10 (Ivona) * Starts in August

Time: Wednesday  4-5:30 pm

Ages: 6 (must be 1st grader)-10 y
Instructor: Iwona Staszewski
Tuition per month*: $90 plus $10 supplies every month (4 classes)
 Registration: See Options below the description

Contact Iwonaivona@evonagallery.com

Semester continues August-May

If your child likes drawing and painting this class is for him/her. The child will complete several fun projects throughout the semester that will develop and improve his drawing and painting skills. We work with different media throughout the course including acrylics, watercolor paints, oils, and chalk pastels, and color pencils. The class will teach different art techniques, all in an encouraging, fun environment while giving your child joy and satisfaction of completing exciting projects. I keep the class size small, no more than 8 students, to give each child individual attention.

For some examples of artwork created by students during classes, click here.

Signup Below:

3_WedAfterschool**Open Studio with Ms Catalina** Ages: 7-11 (Catalina)

Open Studio with Ms Catalina

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Age group - 8-14

When- Every Wednesday

Time - 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Price - $150/month ( $130 class fee +$20 Supply fee).

On time Signup cost: $50 refundable registration deposit with semester commitment plus non refundable $15 administration fee

Registration deposit will be applied to last month of each semester, if student doesn't wish to continue to next semester. However, continuing students may roll their deposit into the next semester.

Instructor:  Catalina Pinon

Registration: See online options below Description

Email contact:   Catalina Pinon pinczo2013@gmail.com  Ph: 469-667-4194

Semester Continues: August-May:  No summer classes.

In this Open Studio your child will have the space to unleash his imagination and talents. Each student will have an individual instruction to work in his individual project. Drawing, Painting and MIx Media in an open time of three hours. Students can stay the three hours or come and work as long as their schedule allows them.

Ms Pinon classes are based in the TExES domains and competencies, following the curriculum and standards of the TEA.

The student will learn:

Art Perception—developing abilities to organize ideas from the environment.

Creative expression/performance—developing the ability to express ideas in original works of art.

Historical/cultural heritage—developing understanding of art from a variety of cultures and historical periods.

Ms Pinon comprehensive art curriculum will be conceptually based, sequentially developed and focused on both creative and critical thinking to enable students to become self-confident, self-governing, and contributing members of society.

Classes require $50 registration deposit plus $15 administration fee and first month fees is due at the registration. Registration deposit will be applied to last month of each semester( need semester commitment) if student doesn't wish to continue to next semester. However, continuing students may roll their deposit into the next semester.

 

3_WedMorning** Drawing and Painting with Cate also Homeschool** (11- Adult)

Day: Wednesdays 

*Starts in August*

Times: 10.00am-12:00 
Ages: 11- adult
Cost: $80 per month ( 4 classes ) $20 Initial registration fee when signing up .

Instructor: Cate Robbins

Registration: See below description.

Email clrobbins@ymail.com for information

 

Cate earned a Master's Degree in Painting from Texas Woman's University and has 20+ years teaching experience.

This is a general study in painting and drawing for older children and adults that includes composition and techniques in a variety of mediums. All skill levels are welcome. Classes are designed to introduce new students to the skills required to accurately render what they see and for the more advanced artist to gain some visual and creative practice in drawing and painting that will enhance any artistic endeavors.

The class objective is to provide the "tools" necessary to draw and paint with confidence and to develop within the student the ability to see the world the way artists' see. From there, students are encouraged to express their own individual creativity.

Supplies provided for children, teens and adults will use their own supplies for continuity of work in class and at home.

 

 

3_WedNight** Pottery Wheel & Handbuilding Class **Ages:18+ (Stephanie) * Full and Waitlisted*

 Currently Waitlisted: Contact Stephanie at sjkaminer@gmail.com

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Time: Wednesday 6-9

Age: 18 & up

Instructor: Stephanie Kaminer
Registration:contact Stephanie at sjkaminer@gmail.com
Tuition per month: $98/mo for 3 hr plus clay costs of $8-$15/ 25# bag of clay

Here we will learn how to throw on the pottery wheel mugs, bowls, and other functional art pieces along with creating art pieces using hand building techniques. We will use our hands and maybe (probably) even get a little messy! This is a come and go class that you have a choice of hours.

*Tuition includes a monthly supply fee of $10 which the McKinney Art House will use to purchase ceramic supplies such as Glaze for pottery classes.

For terms and conditions of my  pottery class: Click Here

4_ThuAfterSchool** Pottery Wheel Throwing and Hand Building **Ages: 10-Adult (Jennifer)* 2 slots open*

 

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Thursday Pottery Class - Wheel Throwing and Hand Building.

Instructor: Jennifer Burke (jburkepottery@gmail.com)

Ages: 10 - Adult

Time: 4:00 - 6:00pm

Tuition: $78* per month for weekly 2-hour class plus the cost of clay (approximately $10 for 25 lbs).

Register below paying first month dues and $50 Deposit**( applied to last 2 weeks of classes).

For terms and conditions of   pottery class: Click Here

Register

Students will learn to make cups, bowls, and any other forms they can dream up, using various methods including throwing on the wheel and hand building with coils or slabs. Basic skills will be emphasized for beginners and as students progress they can choose their own projects while continuing to build their skills. Come ready to get muddy! Class size is limited to 6 students.

*Tuition includes a monthly supply fee of $10 which the McKinney Art House will use to purchase ceramic supplies such as Glaze for pottery classes.

4_ThuAfterSchool** Visual Arts Exploration **Ages 5-12 (Catalina)


Visual Arts Exploration

 

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Ages:   5-12

Level:   Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced and Hobbyist

Instructor:  Catalina Pinon

Price - $120/month ( $100 class fee +$20 Supply fee).

On time Signup cost: $50 refundable registration deposit with semester commitment plus non refundable $15 administration fee

Registration: See online options below Description

Email contact:   Catalina Pinon pinczo2013@gmail.com

Thursday,  5.00 pm -6.30 pm : 

Semester Continues: August-May:  No summer classes.

This Art class will cover:

  •  Art Perception—developing abilities to organize ideas from the environment
  • Creative expression/performance—developing the ability to express ideas in original works of art
  • Historical/cultural heritage—developing understanding of art from a variety of cultures and historical periods

Our comprehensive art curriculum will be conceptually based, sequentially developed and focused on both creative and critical thinking to enable students to become self-confident, self-governing, and contributing members of society.

 

Topics covered throughout the semester:

  • Drawing, sketching and doodles 
  • Color explosion -This class is all about color, imagination and innovation
  • 4 types of shades and dimension.
  • Mosaic relief linoleum and imprint.
  • Explore Mosaic mosaic materials and techniques collage. 

We will explore the visual arts world through diverse techniques and theories. This course is designed to encourage the children to use their creative problem-solving and thinking skills while using their imagination as a tool.

Classes require $50 registration deposit plus $15 administration fee and first month fees is due at the registration. Registration deposit will be applied to last month of each semester if student doesn't wish to continue to next semester. However, continuing students may roll their deposit into the next semester.

 
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