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ARTS & CRAFTS / BASKETRY / DRAWING / FIBER ARTS Drawing Watercolor Pencil Drawing Learn how to use water based colored pencils. The pencils provide an effect similar to watercolors without the mess of paints. When students finish drawing, they can work back into their drawing using a brush and water to highlight certain areas. Students can work from photos. Instructor: Joan Deines Location: Senior Center Note: Supply list available at registration (approx. cost $35-$40) 1/18-2/22 F 6:30-8:30 PM $50 103404-01 Cartooning Made Easy Learn how to draw your own cartoon strip or comic book. Develop your own style of drawing whether it is doodles, stick figures or super heroes including cartoony people, places and animals. Turn your own characters and concepts into finished comics or gag cartoons. Instructor: Jesse Bonifazi Location: Senior Center Note: Bring drawing paper, pencil, eraser, and ruler to first class. Supply list available at registration. Those 16 and older may register for this class also. 1/16-2/20 W 6:30-8:30 PM $50 103407-01 Drawing, Effective Perspective In art, perspective shapes your visual language and gives your pictures a sense of depth and reality. This beginning level course will focus on visual perspective, and will provide a solid foundation for making pictures that convey a true sense of reality. Instructor: Larry Tucci Location: Senior Center Note: Supply list is available at registration (approximate cost $3040). Those 14 and older may register for this class also. 2/27-4/3 W 6:30-8:30 PM $53 103444-01 Drawing, Animals Learn to re-create the amazing world of animals, and make them into beautiful art. This class will focus on animal anatomy, including facial features. Students can work from their own or instructor-provided reference material, and will be guided toward improving their skills in creating life-like animal drawings. Instructor: Larry Tucci Location: Senior Center Note: Supply list is available at registration (approximate cost $3040). Those 14 and older may register for this class also. 1/9-2/13 W 6:30-8:30 PM $53 103445-01 Basket Weaving: Learn a crafts that has been around hundreds of years. Arts & Crafts Classes are for ages 18 years & up unless otherwise noted. Request for Submission: Photo Display The Fort Collins Senior Center Visual Arts Committee is looking for regional photos for consideration for display on the walk jog track. Contact Steve Dietemann 970.224.6028 or Request for Exhibits Open call for artists, crafters or collectors who are interested in displaying their items in a show. Exhibits are open to the public and free of charge. Work may be for sale. For details, contact Steve Dietemann 970.224.6028 or Visual Arts Committee Volunteers needed to serve on the Visual Arts Committee. For more information about the committee’s mission and duties, contact Steve Dietemann at 970.224.6028 or Teachers? Do you have a special talent and want to share it with others? If you are a skilled, competent instructor, contact Steve Dietemann at 970.224.6028 or Volunteers Wanted Volunteers are needed to help oversee the operation of a wood shop and general arts and crafts studio. If you are interested in volunteering or even teaching a class, contact Steve Dietemann at 970.224.6028 or Basketry Weave An Art Basket This class will utilize weaving skills that you’ve acquired in our past classes, but previous experience is not necessary. We will develop a plan for your creation and explore design and function, then weave a unique piece of art. Instructor: Liz Moncrief Location: Senior Center Note: Please wear old clothes. All supplies provided. Class partially discountable. 1/19-1/26 Sa 8:30 AM-12:30 PM $69 103469-01 34 WINTER 2012/2013 | FCGOV.COM/RECREATOR Fiber Arts Needle Felted Dolls Learn to hand craft figures, dolls, and animals from wool. By using the needle felting method you will learn the process to make storybook figures or simple creatures while working on roughly 6” figurines. Instructor: Mary Elizabeth Lenahan, OT Location: Senior Center Note: All supplies provided. Class partially discountable. Those 14 and older may register for this class also. 2/9 Sa 1:00-4:00 PM $26 103434-01 STAY CONNECTED http://www.FCGOV.COM/RECREATOR

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Recreator - Winter 2012/2013
From Recreation Director
Registration Information
Facility Profiles
Calendar of Events
Adaptive Recreation
Alternative Programs
Aqua Fitness
Low Intensity
Medium Intensity
High Intensity
Lifeguard Training
Arts & Crafts
Dance & Movement
Early Learning
Parent with Child
Education & Enrichment
The Farm
Gardens on Spring Creek
Ice Skating
Speed Skating
Youth Hockey
Outdoor Recreation
Youth Team Sports
50 Plus
Clubs & Organizations
Social Opportunities
Trips & Travel
Age Index

Recreator - Winter 2012/2013