The heART of COOKING
Date: Starting Monday, July 23 (every other Monday)
Time:
3:30-5pm
Ages:
all ages
Cost:
$12 pre-registered  $15 Drop-ins
Class Description: Aspiring Chefs will explore the art of baking, cooking, and designing table-scapes to make any occasion special.Learn how to: measure and mix ingredients, cook/bake and test to know when done, and decorate your masterpieces. We will also look at how to present your goodies to look even better plated, making your table festive by creating fun themed table decorations.

(No online registration needed for ‘the heART of Cooking’.  Pre-registration appreciated by calling 802-775-0356 or email us at [email protected] or drop-in)

 

SATURDAY CLASSES

STOP BY & TIE DYE
Date: Saturday, July 7
Time: 10am – 11:30am
Age: all ages
Tuition:$12 pre-registered  $15 drop-in
Class Description: Stop by and create your own groovy tie-dye T-shirt! The perfect any day shirt to wear this summer.

PAINTED & FRAMED
Date: Saturday, July 14
Time: 10am – 11:30am
Age: 7-12
Tuition:$12 pre-registered  $15 drop-ins
Class Description: Paint Crazy Cats & Outer-space paintings and take home a framed piece of art ready to hang on the wall!

CREATE MANDALAS
Date: Saturday, July 21
Time: 10-11: 30
Ages: 10-15
Cost: $12 pre-registered  $15 drop-ins
Class Description: Learn how to draw and paint these beautiful designs that are abstract and circular in form, while exploring the meaning, and where they originated from.

ART YOU CAN WEAR
Date: Saturday, July 28
Time: 10am – 11:30am
Age: 7-12
Tuition:$12 pre-registered  $15 drop-ins
Class Description: Put your own Design on a tote bag or hat that you can show off wherever you go.

 

MINI SUMMER CAMPS

STREET ART
Date: July 26 – 27
Ages: 10-15
Cost: $75
Hours: 9-4  –  (2 days, Thursday & Friday)
Class Description: Create your own street art while exploring the history behind this creative expression. You will visit a local gallery displaying street art, and tour street art in downtown Rutland.

ANIMAL PORTRAITS
Date: July 30 – Aug 1
Ages: 10-15
Cost: $110
Hours: 9-4  –  (3 days, Monday – Wednesday)
Class Description: Perfect for the animal lovers and pet portrait enthusiasts. You will get to visit the local Humane Society, and then draw your favorite dog or cat.

 

SUMMER CAMPS

MUSIC & ART
Date: July 16 – 20 (Monday – Friday)
Time: 1:30-4:30
Ages:
10-15
Cost: $110
Class Description: Explore different types of music and how you translate the sound into art.

PUPPET MAKING
Date: August 6-10 (Monday – Friday)
Ages: 7-12
Time: 9am – Noon
Cost: $110 each class or $180 for both
Class Description: During this week-long half day camp, create your own special puppet using your imagination or a favorite character. Your creation will be brought to life through paper mache and rod making.  And that’s not all, next you will design a play featuring your puppet. This fun camp will end with a special screening for family and friends.

FAIRIES, DRAGONS and the LAND of FANTASY
Date: August 6-10 (Monday – Friday)
Ages: 7-12
Cost: $110 each class or $180 for both
Time: 12:30pm – 4pm
Class Description: Come explore the fantasy land of fairies, dragons, and gnomes. Make magical stepping stones, create fantasy paintings, draw fire breathing dragons, design fairy houses and magical castles in your land of imagination.

PAINTING, PRINTING & PAPER MACHE
Date: August 13-17 (Monday – Friday)
Time: 9am – noon
Ages: 7-12
Cost: $110 each class or $180 for both
Class Description: Discover the aspiring artist in you as we look at the works of famous artists. Imagine yourself as one of them as you create your own works of art through painting, drawing, printmaking and paper mache.

ART FROM AROUND the WORLD
Date:
August 13-17 (Monday – Friday)
Time:
12:30-4
Ages:
7-12
Cost:
$110 each class or $180 for both
Class Description: Travel the world with us as we explore art from around the globe! During this week-long half day camp, you will experience art from different cultures as you create Huichol yarn paintings, learn Mexican tin tooling, Japanese brush painting, make African masks, and lots more!

EXPLORE PAINTING MEDIUMS
Date: August 13 – 17
Time: 1:30-4:30  –  (5 days, Monday – Friday)
Ages: 10-15
Cost: $110
Class Description:Come explore 4 painting mediums. You will get to experiment with watercolor, acrylic, oils and pastels.

Chaffee Art Center 802-775-0356
[email protected]

 

 

All classes are held at the Chaffee Art Center – 16 South Main Street, Rutland, VT unless otherwise specified.  Teens aged 16 and older may attend all our adult classes independently provided they have permission from parent or guardian.  Some adult classes are family friendly or suitable for younger children but may require an accompanying adult depending on age.  For further information please contact the Chaffee Art Center at 802-775-0356, or email [email protected].

Refund Policy for class under $50.00 in value:  Chaffee Art Center will give a 100% refund for class cancellations one week prior to date of class, a in-house credit for cancellations up to 48 hours prior to class, and no refunds for cancellations less than 48 hours prior to the class.

Refund Policy for all other Classes: Chaffee Art Center will give a full refund of tuition price after the $25.00 non-refundable administrative fee is deducted for cancellations 14 days prior to the starting date of class. Chaffee Art Center will refund 50% of the class tuition for cancellations three business days prior to the starting date of class. Cancellations in less than three business days prior to the class will result in no refund.

In the event that the Chaffee cancels a class a 100% refund will be issued to all paid participants or if desired a house credit will be offered for the full price paid.