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Creava School For The Arts
1667 East Saint Louis Street
Springfield MO, 65802
(417) 880-3531

WHEEL THROWN POTTERY

Adults & Teens 14+ • 8-Week Session • 2.5 Hour Classes
Tuesdays 2:30pm  OR 6:00pm

Wednesdays 6:00pm             

Thursdays 12:00pm, 2:30pm or 6:00pm

First Time Students $200 • Returning Students $190
Learn to create wheel thrown pottery by developing skills at your own pace. All clay, tools and firings are provided. Classes are a mix of beginners to more experienced students.

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Next available date:
May 30, 2017 2:30 pm - (2 left)

Creava School For The Arts
1667 East Saint Louis Street
Springfield MO, 65802
(417) 880-3531

BEYOND HAND BUILDING WORKSHOP

Adults $300  •  Teens 14+ $200
June 5 - 9  •  9am - 4pm M-Th  •  9am - noon F
Come explore advanced hand building and altering techiques, along with extruded forms, textures, stamps, slips and engobes. This is a course designed for intermediate and advanced potters, and will be limited to only six students. Fee includes all materials and firings.

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Next available date:
June 05, 2017 9:00 am - (1 left)

Creava School For The Arts
1667 East Saint Louis Street
Springfield MO, 65802
(417) 880-3531

CRAZY CRITTERS & MAGICAL BEASTS

JUNE 5 - 7, 2017   SUMMER ART CAMP
Let your imagination go wild as you sink your teeth into some incredible animal art!  Create fantastical beasts finding inspiration in the exotic patterns and vibrant colors found in creatures around the world. This is a 3-day mini-camp at a reduced fee.
Ages 6 – 9  •  9am – Noon
Ages 10 – 12  •  1 – 4pm

Book Crazy Critters & Magical Beasts Camp

Next available date:
June 05, 2017 9:00 am - (1 left)

Creava School For The Arts
1667 East Saint Louis Street
Springfield MO, 65802
(417) 880-3531

CREATIVE COLOR

JUNE 12 - 16, 2017   SUMMER ART CAMP
Get ready for a week of extreme color! Learn new ways to use color creatively with paint, pastels and other media while you make spectacular works of art!
Ages 6 – 9  •  9am – Noon
Ages 10 – 12  •  1 – 4pm

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Next available date:
June 12, 2017 9:00 am - (6 left)

Creava School For The Arts
1667 East Saint Louis Street
Springfield MO, 65802
(417) 880-3531

WHEEL THROWN POTTERY FOR AGES 14+

Children Ages 14+ • 8-Week Session • Join Anytime!

Wednesdays 2 - 4pm  •  Other times open; call to schedule

First Time Students $150 • Returning Students or Siblings $140

Build a foundation of skills by learning the essentials of working on the potter’s wheel. Learn the basics of trimming and glazing while enjoying plenty of individual instruction. 

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Next available date:
June 14, 2017 2:00 pm - (3 left)

Creava School For The Arts
1667 East Saint Louis Street
Springfield MO, 65802
(417) 880-3531

DATE NIGHT POTTERY

Adults & Teens 14+ • Two 2-Hour Classes
Fridays 7 - 9pm
$90 per couple
After your first date, schedule a second Friday night to come back to glaze your trimmed pieces. Your pots will be ready for pick up in 3 weeks, and are $9 each. When you register for an 8-week pottery class within 3 months, your $45 fee will be applied to your class fee, and you'll receive 7 additional classes.

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June 16, 2017 7:00 pm - (3 left)

Creava School For The Arts
1667 East Saint Louis Street
Springfield MO, 65802
(417) 880-3531

"TRY IT" POTTERY CLASS

Adults & Teens 14+ • One Class
Fridays 7 - 9pm
$45 per person
If you'd like to keep your finished pieces, they are $9 each payable at the end of your class. You'll pick up your trimmed and glazed pieces in 3 weeks. When you register for an 8-week pottery class within 3 months, your $45 fee will be applied to your class fee, and you'll receive 7 more classes.

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June 16, 2017 7:00 pm - (6 left)

Creava School For The Arts
1667 East Saint Louis Street
Springfield MO, 65802
(417) 880-3531

GIRLS NIGHT OUT

Adults & Teens 14+ • One 2-Hour Class
Saturdays 7 - 9pm • Call to schedule
$40 per person
We offer a variety of artistic things for you and your friends to create, from jewelry to handmade books to paintings. Your choice! All materials are included.

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Next available date:
June 17, 2017 7:00 pm - (6 left)

Creava School For The Arts
1667 East Saint Louis Street
Springfield MO, 65802
(417) 880-3531

"TRY IT" PASTEL CLASS

Adults & Teens 14+ • One Class
Saturdays 7 - 9pm
$45 per person
All materials are included! When you register for an 8-week pastel class within 3 months, your $45 fee will be applied to your class fee and you'll receive 7 additional classes.

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June 17, 2017 7:00 pm - (6 left)

Creava School For The Arts
1667 East Saint Louis Street
Springfield MO, 65802
(417) 880-3531

ALL THINGS BIG AND SMALL

JUNE 19 - 21, 2017   SUMMER ART CAMP
What would the world look like if you were the sizes of a bug? What if a famous world monument was the size of a postage stamp? Get ready to explore scale and perspective in lots of fun ways!  This is a 3-day mini-camp at a reduced fee.

Ages 6 – 9  •  9am – Noon
Ages 10 – 12  •  1 – 4pm

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Next available date:
June 19, 2017 9:00 am - (8 left)

Creava School For The Arts
1667 East Saint Louis Street
Springfield MO, 65802
(417) 880-3531

WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE

JUNE 26 - 30, 2017   SUMMER ART CAMP
Using Maurice Sendak's well-known book as inspiration, you'll create marvelous artwork of wild animals, both realistic and from your imagination. You'll get to experiment with a variety of 2-D and 3-D art media while making your wild things!
Ages 6 – 9  •  9am – Noon
Ages 10 – 12  •  1 – 4pm

Book Where The Wild Things Are Camp

Next available date:
June 26, 2017 9:30 am - (5 left)

Creava School For The Arts
1667 East Saint Louis Street
Springfield MO, 65802
(417) 880-3531

3D ADVENTURES

JULY 10 - 14, 2017   SUMMER ART CAMP
This week, you will create stunning sculptures with consideration to form, balance and proportions. You will learn important drawing techniques to make two dimensional artwork appear convincingly three dimensional.
Ages 6 – 9  •  9am – Noon
Ages 10 – 12  •  1 – 4pm

Book 3D Adventures Camp

Next available date:
July 10, 2017 9:35 am - (7 left)

Creava School For The Arts
1667 East Saint Louis Street
Springfield MO, 65802
(417) 880-3531

FAVORITE STORIES BROUGHT TO LIFE

JULY 17 - 21, 2017   SUMMER ART CAMP
Have you ever marveled at amazing storybook illustrations or let your imagination run wild as you read wonderful tales? This week, you'll create artwork inspired by famous books and their illustrations!
Ages 6 – 9  •  9am – Noon
Ages 10 – 12  •  1 – 4pm

Book Favorite Stories Brought To Life Camp

Next available date:
July 17, 2017 9:00 am - (8 left)

Creava School For The Arts
1667 East Saint Louis Street
Springfield MO, 65802
(417) 880-3531

PASTEL PAINTING ADVANCED

Adults & Teens 14+ • 8-Week Session 
Tuesdays •  11am - 1pm
First Time Students $200 • Returning Students $190 
Serious instruction focused on the basics of painting in pastel, with plenty of opportunities to work on new painting concepts and techniques each week. Demonstrations and plenty of individual instruction at the easel. No reservation needed for drop in students. 

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August 15, 2017 11:00 am - (6 left)

Creava School For The Arts
1667 East Saint Louis Street
Springfield MO, 65802
(417) 880-3531

HAND BUILDING IN CLAY

Adults & Teens 14+ • 8-Week Session
Tuesdays 1:30 - 3:30pm
First Time Students $200 • Returning Students $190

This class is designed for all levels of hand building skills nd will focus on various hand building techniques. You will create functional, beautifullly designed objects while pushing your vision and craftsmanship through to success considering color, texture, contrast, scale and technique. Fee includes all materials and firings.


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August 15, 2017 1:30 pm - (8 left)

Creava School For The Arts
1667 East Saint Louis Street
Springfield MO, 65802
(417) 880-3531

DRAWING ESSENTIALS

Children Ages 7+ • 6-Week Session • Drop In Anytime!

Tuesdays 4 - 5:30pm OR Saturdays 9 - 10:30am

Next 6-Week Session Begins on Tuesday, Aug. 15 or Saturday, Aug. 19. New Students $124 • Returning Students & Siblings $114 • Drop Ins $25

Develop strong drawing skills while experimenting with various materials, techniques and subject matter. Learn to see relationships of shapes and lines in order to draw realistically. Personalized instruction in small groups and all skill levels welcome.

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    August 15, 2017 4:00 pm - (8 left)

    Creava School For The Arts
    1667 East Saint Louis Street
    Springfield MO, 65802
    (417) 880-3531

    PASTEL PAINTING

    Adults & Teens 14+ • 8-Week Session 
    Wednesdays •  10am - Noon 
    First Time Students $200 • Returning Students $190 
    Serious instruction focused on the basics of painting in pastel, with plenty of opportunities to work on new painting concepts and techniques each week. Demonstrations and plenty of individual instruction at the easel. No reservation needed for drop in students. 

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    Next available date:
    August 16, 2017 10:00 am - (6 left)

    Creava School For The Arts
    1667 East Saint Louis Street
    Springfield MO, 65802
    (417) 880-3531

    NATURE IN ART

    Children Ages 7+ • 6-Week Session • Drop In Anytime!

    Wednesdays 2 - 3:30pm 

    Next 6-Week Session Begins on Wednesday, Aug. 16. New Students $124 • Returning Students & Siblings $114 • Drop Ins $25

    Utilize natural objects like rocks, feathers, leaves and sticks to create stunning works of art. Explore all kinds of materials (including clay) and techniques in ways you never thought of before, using everyday things you finds in nature's "art store"!

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      Next available date:
      August 16, 2017 2:00 pm - (8 left)

      Creava School For The Arts
      1667 East Saint Louis Street
      Springfield MO, 65802
      (417) 880-3531

      KIDS & CLAY

      Children Ages 7+ • 6-Week Session • Drop In Anytime!

      Wednesdays 4 - 5:30pm 

      Next 6-Week Session Begins on Wednesday, Aug. 16. New Students $124 • Returning Students & Siblings $114 • Drop Ins $25

      Explore all aspects of creating with clay off the wheel. You'll work with coils, slabs and textures, and use these techniques in combination to model your work, from fanciful art to functional pieces. Learn to use texture tools, underglazes and color additives for decoration. One of our most popular classes!

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        August 16, 2017 4:00 pm - (8 left)

        Creava School For The Arts
        1667 East Saint Louis Street
        Springfield MO, 65802
        (417) 880-3531

        PLEIN AIR PASTELS

        Adults & Teens 14+ • 8-Week Session 
        Thursdays •  10am - Noon 
        First Time Students $200 • Returning Students $190 
        Join us as we go outdoors to paint on the streets of Springfield! Learn the ins and outs of packing light, and working quickly and loosely to capture scenes. Each session begins with a demonstration based on the subject matter of the day, emphasizing different technical elements for capturing light, shadow and form. Using soft pastels and charcoal, discover the versatility and vibrant colors of the medium.

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        August 17, 2017 10:00 am - (6 left)

        Creava School For The Arts
        1667 East Saint Louis Street
        Springfield MO, 65802
        (417) 880-3531

        MIXED MEDIA

        Children Ages 7+ • 6-Week Session • Drop In Anytime

        Thursdays 4 - 3:30pm OR Saturdays 11am - 12:30pm

        Next 6-Week Session Begins on Thursday, Aug. 17 or Saturday, Aug. 19. New Students $124 • Returning Students & Siblings $114 • Drop Ins $25

        We will encourage experimentation in your child's art while having lots of fun creating with a wide variety of media and finishes. We will be collaging, stamping, printing, stencilling and making three-dimensional clay creations!

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          Next available date:
          August 17, 2017 2:00 pm - (8 left)

          Creava School For The Arts
          1667 East Saint Louis Street
          Springfield MO, 65802
          (417) 880-3531

          KIDS & PAINT

          Children Ages 7+ • 6-Week Session • Drop In Anytime

          Thursdays 4 - 5:30pm 

          Next 6-Week Session Begins on Thursday, Aug. 17. New Students $124 • Returning Students & Siblings $114 • Drop Ins $25

          An introduction to the painting process by exploring all the basic elements: brushwork, texture, shape, color, value, composition, proportion and perspective while painting subjects of interest to the class. We'll use watercolors and acrylics, plus painting tools beyond ordinary paintbrushes!

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            August 17, 2017 4:00 pm - (8 left)

            Creava School For The Arts
            1667 East Saint Louis Street
            Springfield MO, 65802
            (417) 880-3531

            DRAWING

            Adults & Teens 14+ • 8-Week Session
            Thursdays 6 – 8pm 
            First Time Students $200 • Returning Students $190
            Learn basic drawing skills while using various materials, techniques and subject matter. We use innovative methods to strengthen your use of your creative right brain, and help you to see and draw shapes, values and lines accurately.

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            August 17, 2017 6:00 pm - (8 left)

            Creava School For The Arts
            1667 East Saint Louis Street
            Springfield MO, 65802
            (417) 880-3531

            RAKU FIRING DAY WORKSHOP

            Adults & Teens 14+   $50
            August 19, 2017  •  9am - 4pm 
            At this classic raku firing workshop, you will explore various firing and glazing techniques including contemporary horsehair, low-fire salt and sugar, alcohol/nitrate fuming and classic raku smoke. Bring your own pieces made in your studio or contact Hue if you would like to use our studio (additional fee applies). Fee includes firing up to five pieces.

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            August 19, 2017 9:00 am - (15 left)

            Creava School For The Arts
            1667 East Saint Louis Street
            Springfield MO, 65802
            (417) 880-3531

            RE-IGNITE YOUR MARRIAGE

            Couples  •  8-Week Session
            Saturdays 6 - 8:30pm  •  Call to schedule
            $360 per couple
            Create in clay together with Hue, a United Methodist pastor. Pottery curriculum is based on the Scriptures with an emphasis on helping couples build better relationships with God and each other. This is an excellent activity for a church group! 

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            Next available date:
            August 25, 2017 6:00 pm - (3 left)

            Creava School For The Arts
            1667 East Saint Louis Street
            Springfield MO, 65802
            (417) 880-3531

            PRIVATE LESSONS

            Adults  •  One 2-Hour Class  •  $45
            Children Ages 7-17  •  One 90-Minute Class  •  $30
            Openings Available • Call to schedule
            Topics will cover anything you wish to work on and lessons are tailored to your specific needs and learning style. Private Lesson Day & Time Will Be Scheduled! Select any date below and we will contact you to schedule your private lesson on a date and time convenient for you. 

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            Next available date:
            September 02, 2017 11:00 am

            Creava School For The Arts
            1667 East Saint Louis Street
            Springfield MO, 65802
            (417) 880-3531