Two art classes for youths offered
The College for Kids program at Western Nevada Community College
Douglas is offering two art classes for students ages 6 to 12.
Pen andInk Drawing is offered on Mondays from 3:30 to 5 p.m., March 5 to 26.
Students will work with pencils for sketching and then complete their
drawings using pen and ink. The instructor will teach a step by step
process enabling students to complete their pictures while learning
various drawing techniques. WNCC instructor Mark Tompkins will teach
the class. Mark has taught art for many years to children and adults.
The class will meet at Western Nevada Community College Douglas.
Parents need to pre-register their children by Monday, Feb. 26, at the
Douglas Campus of WNCC. Late registrations can not be accepted.
Multimedia Art For Kids meets on Tuesdays, March 6 to 27, 3:30 to 5
p.m. at WNCC Douglas. This class will teach kids how to create a
variety of art pieces using different skills and mediums. Techniques
include pastel drawing, block printing, sgraffito, scratchboard, pen and
ink, and collage.
Each week as the students learn about the art form
they will complete different art projects while expressing their own
creativity. Instructor Janice Shedd teaches private art lessons and has
been an art instructor in the public schools and at WNCC. Her work can
be seen at the East Fork Gallery in Gardnerville.
Cost is $55 and includes materials for all the art projects.
Registration closes Tuesday, Feb. 27. Late registration can not be
Register at WNCC Douglas, 1680 Bently Parkway South, Minden.
For more information call the WNCC Douglas Community Services Division,