The Art Enrichment Program is free to all participants and is designed to engage children and adults in fresh approaches to creating art while keeping sustainability at the forefront of the curriculum.

 

YOUTH ART EDUCATION

AGES 7-12

Classes are for children ages 7 to to 12 who are enrolled in Detroit Public or Charter Schools. The classes will focus on creating art and learning new skills incorporating the tools for re-use, recycling and sustainability into each lesson. Classes will be 6 or 8 weeks per cycle throughout the year.

Classes will be held every Saturday from April 30 - June 18.

Session #1 - 10AM-11:30AM
Session #2 - 12NOON- 1:30PM

 


Tracy Reese looking out window

ADULT ART EDUCATION SCREEN PRINTING

AGES 18+

In this 4-session class, we will learn all about the process of Screen Printing. Working together, class participants will create a variety of unique, artistic designs, which will then be used to produce decorative items for personal use.
Instructor Ron Watters is a product designer, artist, educator, and Detroiter. He is the owner and founder of One Custom City, a screen printing and design business in Detroit. Ron mentors and trains people in screen printing through One Custom City’s apprenticeship program. He has also taught at Detroit Future Media and Detroit Community Schools.
A free class exclusively for Detroit Residents
Classes will be held Thursday evenings from 6:30 - 8:30
June 9 - June 30 2022

 


Tracy Reese looking out window

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT WORKSHOPS

ALL AGES WELCOME

Community workshops will provide information on topics relating to sustainability, recycling and reuse, giving participants a place to learn and further understand how to be a part of a more sustainable community.

 


Tracy Reese looking out window

 



"Through our Art Enrichment Program, we hope to expand the possibilities that children see for themselves. We want to help them ‘color their worlds.’ I believe that experiencing the arts enhances our view of the world and our place in it, and gives us agency to create rich and vibrant lives."

 

- TRACY REESE

 


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