TASI ArtsKool set for July 13-17, 20-24


The Art Studio, Inc.’s summer 2015 ArtsKool for ages 10 and up will be held July 13-17 and July 20-24.

Cost for morning and afternoon classes is $200 for each week. Morning or afternoon only week-long sessions are $100.

The morning classes, which are held 9:30 a.m. to noon, include drawing, linocut printmaking and film photography.

Afternoon classes will be held 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and include ceramics/raku, paper maché and sculpture.

Instructors for the week are Sheila Busceme: Drawing & Color Theory;     Elizabeth Fontenot: Linocut Printmaking; Greg Busceme Sr.: Ceramics / Raku; Andy Ledesma: Paper Mache Sculpture; Joe Winston and John Fulbright: Film Photography.

“Students will experience the creative processes like the artists at The Studio,” administrator Elizabeth French said. “Emphasis will be on different techniques and time management, plus there will be a small reception in the gallery featuring the artworks created by the students.”

Families are encouraged to attend the “opening” at the end of each week, 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., Fridays.  Students can take home all projects after the reception Friday evening.

Students are encouraged to “Dress for Mess!” An apron or smock is recommended.

No cell phone use will be permitted in class.

Students attending all day should bring lunch. The Studio will provide beverages.

All art supplies are included in price of ArtsKool.