As a child I used to draw monsters and as an adult I continue to doodle monsters every chance I get. This is very special class designed for children 6 to 12 years old who along with an accompanying adult will use their imagination to draw a monster then turn that artwork into a fabulous papier mache sculpture.
During the first two hour session we will look at inspirational monsters in movies and books such as Monsters Inc., Where the Wild Things Are and the Dr. Suess books, then create a drawing and start constructing the sculpture. The second and third sessions will use papier mache and the final class will be painting.
The workshops can be physically demanding requiring participants to stand, kneel, lift and work in uncomfortable positions. Papier mache can be a bit messy so please dress accordingly. The class uses a variety of non-hazardous materials such as flour, glue and joint compound, as well as latex and acrylic paints.
Workshop cost is $100 per adult and child duo which includes all tools and materials.
You are encouraged to bring your own drink and snack. No alcoholic beverages please. Call (989) 750-6457 to register. Payment is due at the first class. Class is limited to 5 adult and child duos.
Kid’s Monster Factory Workshop #1
Tuesday, July 9th. 1pm – 3pm
Thursday, July 11th. 1pm – 3pm
Tuesday, July 16th. 1pm – 3pm
Thursday, July 18th. 1pm – 3pm
Kid’s Monster Factory Workshop #2
Monday, July 22nd. 1pm – 3pm
Wednesday, July 24th. 1pm – 3pm
Monday, July 29th. 1pm – 3pm
Wednesday, July 31st. 1pm – 3pm
Kid’s Monster Factory Workshop #3
Monday, August 19th. 1pm – 3pm
Wednesday, August 21st. 1pm – 3pm
Monday, August 26th. 1pm – 3pm
Wednesday, August 28th. 1pm – 3pm