Families and Kids Ages 4 and Up

Instructor: Antonio Méndez

  • White paper plate
  • Blue paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Paper towels
  • Small container of water

Instructor: Antonio Méndez

  • String or yarn, at least 24" long
  • Colorful wooden or plastic beads
  • Optional: Glue stick, colorful strips of paper or magazine pages at least 1” wide by 6” long, pencil

Instructor: Antonio Méndez

  • Gold, brass, or copper colored tooling foil, cut into a 6” square or circle
  • Plain paper for sketching
  • #2 Pencil
  • Cardboard cut into a 10" square
  • Optional: Masking tape, beads, hole punch, Rexlace, yarn, or string

Instructor: Antonio Méndez

  • Colorful air dry clay or Crayola Model Magic
  • At least 4 popsicle Sticks
  • Pipe cleaners
  • Twisteez wire
  • Masking tape
  • Optional: Beads or jingle bells

Kids Ages 6–10

Instructor: Molly Lamb

  • Air dry clay or Crayola Model Magic
  • 1 teaspoon of cinnamon or another scented spice
  • Cardboard cut into a 10" square
  • Ruler
  • For air dry clay: fork and a small dish for water
  • Optional: clay tools, wire cutter, decorations, additional scented spices

Instructor: Molly Lamb

  • Painting materials (see below)
  • At least 5 sheets of watercolor paper
  • At least 5 sheets of construction paper (at least 1 inch larger than the watercolor paper on all sides)
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Hole punch
  • Ribbon or string
  • Paper towels
  • Optional: Apron, smock, or old t-shirt to protect clothing

Painting Materials

  • Sumi-e materials: ink grinding stone, ink stick, bamboo brush, and a cup of water that can easily be poured into the well on the grinding stone

or

  • Watercolor painting materials: black watercolor paint, a large paintbrush with pointed tip, a small container of water for rinsing

Instructor: Molly Lamb

  • At least 1 roll of plain or colorful masking tape
  • Scissors
  • 10 pieces of 12” long Twisteez wire or pipe cleaners
  • Cardboard cut into a 10" square
  • Tempera or acrylic paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Small container of water
  • Paper towels
  • Optional: Smock, apron, or old t-shirt to protect clothing, googly eyes

Instructor: Molly Lamb

  • Watercolor paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Small container of water
  • At least 3 sheets of 12” x 12” tissue paper, assorted colors
  • At least 3 sheets of watercolor paper
  • At least 3 sheets of construction paper
  • A sponge that can be cut into different shapes
  • At least 5 cotton swabs
  • At least 5 cotton balls
  • Glue stick
  • Liquid glue
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Paper towels
  • Optional: Smock, apron, or old t-shirt to protect clothing, stapler

Instructor: Molly Lamb

  • At least 1 sheet of felt, or a strip cut to 2" x 9" long strip
  • Embroidery thread
  • Plastic embroidery needle
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • At least 1 large button with holes that are large enough for the needle to pass through.
  • Optional: Additional sheets or pieces of felt in assorted colors, more buttons, or colorful pony beads.

Instructor: Molly Lamb

  • Empty, clear plastic or glass jar with an opening that is at least 2" wide, a screw-top lid, and labels removed.
  • Small container with a mixture of 2 parts liquid glue and 1 part water.
  • Liquid glue
  • Paintbrush
  • Small container of water to rinse the paintbrush
  • Paper towels
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • At least 5 large sheets of tissue paper in assorted colors
  • 1 battery operated LED tea light candle (small enough to fit inside the jar opening)
  • Flashlight
  • Optional: Smock, apron, or old t-shirt to protect clothing

Instructor: Molly Lamb

  • Air dry clay or Crayola Model Magic
  • 1 roll of crepe paper (any color), and/or 3 pieces of 12"x12" fabric, and/or 2 large sheets of tissue paper (any color)
  • 2 pieces of string or colorful ribbon cut 18" long
  • Small handful of plastic gemstones, sequins, or other small jewel-like treasures for crafts
  • Small box (ex. shoe box)
  • At least 5 pieces of drawing paper and 5 pieces of colorful construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Pencil and eraser
  • Markers, colored pencils, or crayons

Kids and Teens Ages 11–13

Instructor: Barrett Grizzard

  • Gold, brass, or copper colored tooling foil
  • #2 pencil
  • Colorful Sharpies, permanent markers, or colored pencils
  • Plain paper for sketching
  • Glue stick or liquid glue/li>
  • Colorful cardstock paper
  • Cardboard cut into a 10" square

Instructor: Barrett Grizzard

  • Small, hinged wooden box or a cardboard box with lid
  • Paintbrush
  • Acrylic or tempera paint
  • Small cup of water
  • Three small glass or ceramic bowls
  • Small cup of water
  • Paper towels
  • Liquid glue
  • Optional: Colorful tissue paper, colorful scraps of paper or fabric, printed photographs, other decorations such as small shells, feathers, and sequins.

Instructor: Barrett Grizzard

  • White or light colored baseball cap
  • Colorful Sharpies or permanent markers
  • Glue gun
  • Hot glue sticks
  • Colorful fabric scraps
  • Optional: Sequins, feathers, buttons, and other decorations

Instructor: Barrett Grizzard

  • Crayola Model Magic
  • 1 dowel or short stick, at least 1/2" diameter
  • Markers
  • Liquid glue
  • Your choice of mixed media such as yarn, paper scraps, fabric scraps, and googly eyes
  • Optional: Glue gun and hot glue sticks

Instructor: Barrett Grizzard

  • Colorful craft sand in assorted colors
  • Cardstock paper, at least 8"x10"
  • Liquid glue
  • Pencil and eraser
  • Optional: Flower petals and a paintbrush

Instructor: Barrett Grizzard

  • A photograph of your face printed to fit an 8.5"x11" white piece of regular printer paper.
  • 8.5"x11" sheet of heat resistant acetate
  • Mirror
  • Black permanent marker
  • Drawing paper
  • Assorted colors of acrylic paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Small cup of water
  • Paper towels
  • Masking or painter's tape
  • Optional: Colorful construction paper or cardstock

Instructor: Barrett Grizzard

  • Pieces of cardboard or an empty box
  • Scissors
  • Liquid glue
  • Masking tape
  • Markers
  • Assorted materials for collage such as colorful scraps of paper or fabric, yarn, felt, or foam)
  • Optional: Glue gun and hot glue sticks

Teens Ages 14–18

Instructor: Gianna Stewart

  • Watercolor pencils
  • Watercolor paper
  • Small, round tipped paintbrush
  • Container of water
  • Alternate Materials: If you don’t have watercolor pencils you can participate by using colored pencils, crayons, markers, or paint.

Instructor: Gianna Stewart

  • Apples, oranges, or another type of fruit or vegetable
  • Heavy weight paper or canvas
  • Pencil and eraser
  • Acrylic or tempera paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Small container of water
  • Alternate Materials: If you don’t have access to paint and brushes you can participate by using colored pencils, markers, pastels, or crayons.

Instructor: Gianna Stewart

  • Photo-taking device
  • Ruler
  • Pencil and eraser
  • Pen or marker
  • Paper
  • Alternate materials: If you don’t have a camera you can participate by taking a screen shot on Zoom. If you don’t have a ruler you can use something else that has a straight, smooth edge.

Instructor: Gianna Stewart

  • Old t-shirt
  • Scissors
  • Needle
  • Thread
  • Pins
  • Paper
  • Pencil and eraser

Instructor: Gianna Stewart

  • Muslin or cotton fabric (a piece of fabric from an old t-shirt will also work)
  • Elmer's GEL washable glue (blue or clear)
  • Tempera paint
  • Paintbrushes
  • Optional: Disposable gloves

Alternate Materials: Elmer's washable glue, small paintbrush, and non-washable paint.

Instructor: Gianna Stewart

  • Thin wire that's easy to bend
  • Needle nose pliers

Alternate Materials: Small, thin strips of paper cut into 8.5"x1/4" pieces, glue stick, paper, chopstick, pencil, quilling tool, or round stick.

Instructor: Gianna Stewart

  • Water soluble block printing ink
  • Plastic wrap
  • Masking or painter's tape
  • Drawing paper
  • Paintbrushes
  • Found objects that can be washed or discarded for creating texture in the ink such as fruits and vegetables, leaves, plastic cutlery, an old toothbrush, or toothpicks
  • Optional: Wooden spoon, brayer, and a Plexiglas plate or smooth tile for rolling ink.

Alternate Materials: No ink? Acrylic and tempera paint work well too!