New to Sierra Arts Foundation is the Sierra Arts Academy. A series of arts classes taught by experienced educators and professional artists will be offered throughout the year.
Kicking off the New Year are the Young Artists Classes and Adult Pyrography Workshops.
Young Artists Classes are a series of twelve 90 minute classes designed for kids ages 6-12 who have a desire to expand their natural artistic talent. Each Young Artist Class is $20/SAF member ($25/non-member) Click here to sign-up.
The main objective of the Young Artists Classes is to provide elementary aged kids with an opportunity to learn the basic fundamentals of a fine art curriculum while being introduced to various art mediums and techniques.
- January 14th (10:00am-11:30am)
- February 11th (10:00am-11:30am)
- March 11th (10:00am-11:30am)
- April 8th (10:00am-11:30am)
- May 13th (10:00am-11:30am)
- June 10th (10:00am-11:30am)
- July 8th (10:00am-11:30am)
- August 12th (10:00am-11:30am)
- September 9th (10:00am-11:30am)
- October 14th (10:00am-11:30am)
- November 18th (10:00am-11:30am)
- December 9th (10:00am-11:30am)
Adult Pyrography Workshops are an introduction to various wood-burning tools and techniques based on the subject matter. Comprehensive handouts and materials are provided. Each Pyrography Workshop is $45/SAF member ($55/non-member) Click here to sign-up.
- January 15th (10am-1pm) – Pyro 1: Intro to Tools & Techniques (NEW DATE)
- February 12th (10am-1pm) – Pyro 2: Basic Pyro Techniques
- March 12th (10am-1pm) – Pyro 3: Fur & Feather Texture Techniques
- April 9th (10am-1pm) – Pyro 4: Still Life Shading Techniques
- May 14th (10am-1pm) – Pyro 5: Landscapes
- June 11th (10am-1pm) – Pyro 6: Advance Techniques
- July 9th (10am-1pm) – Pyro 7: Color Application
- August 13th (10am-1pm) – Pyro 8: Borders & Celtic Knots
- September 10th (10am-1pm) – Pyro 9: Gourd Spirit Vessels
- October 8th (10am-1pm) – Pyro 10: Gourd Animal Totem Masks
- November 12th (10am-1pm) – Pyro 11: Gourd Spirit Pouches
- December 10th (10am-1pm) – Pyro 12: Gift Boxes