visual arts

Visual Arts Programming at Gem Center for the Arts aims to offer the following classes throughout the course of the year.

Core Curriculum

Beginning Drawing

Advanced Drawing Techniques

Figure Drawing

Beginning Acrylic Painting

Beginning Oil Painting

Beginning Watercolors

Painting - Open Session

Printmaking

Ceramics – Hand-building

Ceramics – Throwing on the Wheel

Ceramics – Open Session

Ceramic Sculpture

Beginning Darkroom Photography

Darkroom – Open Session

Design & Color Theory

Children’s Curriculum

Exploratory Art (Ages 3-5)

Fantasy Fun (Ages 5-8)

Famous Artists (Ages 6-10)

Around the World (Ages 8-12)

Committees & Groups

VIVID Committee

Peer Art Critique Group

Special Topics

Painting Techniques

Flow Painting

Ceramics – Tile Making

Mold Making

Resin Jewelry

Fiber Arts

Mosaics

Fused Glass

Enameling

Metals

Precious Metal Clay

Paper Clay

Portrait Drawing

Marketing for Artists

Canvas Stretching

Tie Dye

Batik

Paper Making

Bookmaking

Airbrushing

Encaustic

Jewelry Making

Art Journaling

Community Involvement

 

Art Activity Center for Kids

Storytime and Art Activity

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THE GEM CENTER FOR THE ARTS
2417 W. Bank Drive
Boise, Idaho 83705