An Art Studio for Children and Adults

Where creating is fun and people can dream, play and imagine!

Scout Troops

Scouts

Girl Scouts

Sessions are for two hours – 30 minutes is allowed for meeting and a snack.

Earth Clay – Handbuilding Techniques includes firing  $12

Drawing & Painting  $10

Jewelry Making $15

Famous Women Artists $10

Creative Play/Puppet making $10

Tie-dye $10

Hand sewing skills $10

Collage/Scrapbooking $15

Boy Scouts

Sessions are for two hours – 30 minutes is allowed for meeting and a snack.

To fulfill the requirements, each scout need to attend two sessions and the cost is $20 total for four hours.

Requirements for the Art merit badge:

  1. Discuss the following:
    1. What art is and what some of the different forms of art are
    2. The importance of art to humankind
    3. What art means to you and how art can make you feel
  2. Discuss the following terms and elements of art: line, value, shape, form, space, color, and texture. Show examples of each element.
  3. Discuss the six principles of design: rhythm, balance, proportion, variety, emphasis, and unity.
  4. Render a subject of your choice in FOUR of these ways:
    1. Pen and ink,
    2. Watercolors,
    3. Pencil,
    4. Pastels,
    5. Oil paints,
    6. Tempera,
    7. Acrylics,
    8. Charcoal
    9. Computer drawing or painting
  5. Do ONE of the following:
    1. Design something useful. Make a sketch or model of your design. With  approval, create a promotional piece for the item using a picture or pictures.
    2. Tell a story with a picture or pictures or using a 3-D rendering.
    3. Design a logo. Share your design with your counselor and explain the significance of your logo. Then, with your parent’s permission and your counselor’s approval, put your logo on Scout equipment, furniture, ceramics, or fabric.
  6. With your parent’s permission, visit a museum, art exhibit, art gallery, artists’ co-op, or artist’s workshop. Find out about the art displayed or created there. Discuss what you learn with your counselor.
  7. Find out about three career opportunities in art. Pick one and find out the education, training, and experience required for this profession. Discuss this with your counselor, and explain why this profession might interest you.