Lumberyard Arts Center Classes

Pre-registration is required for all classes unless otherwise indicated. You may register online and pay for your class using PayPal, a major credit card or by check (see "Register Online" links below). If you do not want to register online, you may click one of the "Register By Mail" links below, print out the registration form and mail it with your check to the Lumberyard Arts Center, 718 High St., PO Box 523, Baldwin City, KS 66006. 

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After School Drawing:SmallGroupDwgLessons

Instructor:  Melinda Hipple
Dates: 
Tuesdays, January 30th - March 6th (6 weeks)
Times: 
 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: 
Lumberyard Arts Center Classrooms
Ages: 
Junior High and High School Students
Fee:  
$45 per student, plus a $5 supply fee

All supplies provided. Please bring the $5 supply fee to the first class.

Do you have a budding artist who would like more instruction than the school day allows? This class is designed to offer expanded ideas and techniques for students who are serious about their art studies. Projects include still life, portraits, and experimenting with various drawing tools.

Please pre-register by Tuesday, January 23rd to attend. If you would like to register online for this class, click the "Register Online" link below.  When registering online, you have the option of paying with PayPal or a major credit card, or you may pay by check.  If you would prefer to print out a registration form and send it to the Lumberyard Arts Center, click the "Register By Mail" link below. 

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Drawing for Adults:

Instructor:  Melinda Hipple
Dates:  Tuesdays, January 30th - March 20th (8 weeks)
Times:  6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location:  Lumberyard Arts Center Classrooms
Ages:  Adult
Fee:  $60, plus a $15 supply fee

All supplies provided. Please bring the $15 supply fee to the first class.

Have you always wished you could draw, or would you like to improve the skills you have? This class is designed to help beginners and experienced artists alike. Loosely based on Betty Edwards’ techniques from “Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain,” activities will focus on teaching the right-brain shift that allows would-be artists to draw what has always been in front of them. Don’t be afraid! You can do it!

Please pre-register by Tuesday, January 23rd  to attend. If you would like to register online for this class, click the "Register Online" link below.  When registering online, you have the option of paying with PayPal or a major credit card, or you may pay by check.  If you would prefer to print out a registration form and send it to the Lumberyard Arts Center, click the "Register By Mail" link below. 

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Yoga with Art (K-2nd Grade):

Instructor:  Jane Taul, Registered Yoga Teacher
Dates:  
Tuesdays, January 30th - February 27th (5 weeks)
Times: 
 After School until 4:15pm
Location:  Baldwin Elementary School-Primary Center Community Room

Ages: 
K-2nd grade
Fee:  
$40

An exploration of coordination, balance, stability, creative thinking and problem solving, with an emphasis on calming the body and mind. We will be creating yoga poses to demonstrate the meaning of our individual drawings, so the students will be encouraged to create independently as well as part of a team. Thinking outside the box and coloring outside the lines is encouraged!

About the Teacher: Jane Taul is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT 500) , certified and insured through the National Yoga Alliance. She has completed a combined total of 28 months of Teacher Training and Advanced Teacher Training at Westside Yoga School in Lawrence, and has been teaching since 2008.

You must pre-register by Tuesday, January 23rd  to attend. You must also notify the Primary Center of your child’s plan to attend the class. If you would like to register online for this class, click the "Register Online" link below.  When registering online, you have the option of paying with PayPal or a major credit card, or you may pay by check.  If you would prefer to print out a registration form and send it to the Lumberyard Arts Center, click the "Register By Mail" link below. 

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Yoga with Art (3rd-5th Grade):

Instructor:  Jane Taul, Registered Yoga Teacher
Dates:  
Thursdays, February 1st - March 1st
Times: 
 After School until 4:15pm
Location:  Baldwin Elementary School-Intermediate Center gym

Ages: 
 3rd-5th grade
Fee:  
$40

An exploration of coordination, balance, stability, creative thinking and problem solving, with an emphasis on calming the body and mind. We will be creating yoga poses to demonstrate the meaning of our individual drawings, so the students will be encouraged to create independently as well as part of a team. Thinking outside the box and coloring outside the lines is encouraged!

About the Teacher: Jane Taul is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT 500) , certified and insured through the National Yoga Alliance. She has completed a combined total of 28 months of Teacher Training and Advanced Teacher Training at Westside Yoga School in Lawrence, and has been teaching since 2008.

You must pre-register by Thursday, January 25th  to attend. If you would like to register online for this class, click the "Register Online" link below.  When registering online, you have the option of paying with PayPal or a major credit card, or you may pay by check.  If you would prefer to print out a registration form and send it to the Lumberyard Arts Center, click the "Register By Mail" link below. 

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Junior High After School Theater:

Instructor:  Jennifer Glenn
Dates:  Wednesdays, January 31st - March 7th (6 weeks)
Times:  After school until 4:30 pm
Location:  Baldwin Junior High School cafeteria and PAC
Ages:  5th-8th grade
Fee:  $45

Great for all levels of acting experience! Participants will improve acting skills and confidence and learn to work as a team.

About the Teacher: Jennifer Glenn has been teaching and directing theater for more than thirty years. She has taught at the Lawrence Arts Center, the Lumberyard Arts Center, Theater Lawrence, Lawrence USD 497, Baldwin USD 348, Blue Valley USD 229, Olathe USD 233, and Shawnee Mission USD 512. She has directed plays for the Lumberyard Arts Center summer theater camp program, Liberty Memorial Central Middle School, Bishop Seabury Academy, and Raintree Montessori School. At the Lawrence Arts Center, where she taught theater arts and preschool, she also directed in the Summer Youth Theater program, the First Saturday Players, and performed and directed with the Seem-To-Be Players for a number of years, including touring nationally. She was the 2003 Phoenix Award winner for performance, presented by the Lawrence Arts Commission. She has a BFA from Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, and postgraduate education in Children’s Theater at the University of Kansas, where she studied with Jed Davis.

Please pre-register by Wednesday, January 24th  to attend. If you would like to register online for this class, click the "Register Online" link below.  When registering online, you have the option of paying with PayPal or a major credit card, or you may pay by check.  If you would prefer to print out a registration form and send it to the Lumberyard Arts Center, click the "Register By Mail" link below.  

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Fabric Art (Session 1):

Instructor:  Kathleen Thomas
Dates: 
Saturday, February 24th
Times: 
 9am-noon
Location:  Lumberyard Arts Center Classrooms
Ages: 
adult
Fee:  
$30, with $10 supply fee (see below)

This popular class is back! Kathleen will lead students through cutting and arranging fabric with fusible web, then fixing onto muslin to complete a fabric landscape art piece. Great for home decor, or giving as a gift! All supplies provided, but please bring your own fabric scissors. There will be a supply fee of $10, due at the beginning of class. Please bring cash or check.

You must pre-register by February 12th to attend. If you would like to register online for this class, click the "Register Online" link below.  When registering online, you have the option of paying with PayPal or a major credit card, or you may pay by check.  If you would prefer to print out a registration form and send it to the Lumberyard Arts Center, click the "Register By Mail" link below. 

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Fabric Art (Session 2):

Instructor:  Kathleen Thomas
Dates:  
Saturday, March 24th
Times: 
 9am-noon
Location:  Lumberyard Arts Center Classrooms
Ages: 
adult
Fee:  
$30, with $10 supply fee (see below)

This popular class is back! Kathleen will lead students through cutting and arranging fabric with fusible web, then fixing onto muslin to complete a fabric landscape art piece. Great for home decor, or giving as a gift! All supplies provided, but please bring your own fabric scissors. There will be a supply fee of $10, due at the beginning of class. Please bring cash or check.

You must pre-register by March 12th to attend. If you would like to register online for this class, click the "Register Online" link below.  When registering online, you have the option of paying with PayPal or a major credit card, or you may pay by check.  If you would prefer to print out a registration form and send it to the Lumberyard Arts Center, click the "Register By Mail" link below. 

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