We still have two more summer intensives available this summer. Register now before classes fill up!
6th – 8th Grade Art Intensive: Sculpture
Monday – Thursday, July 10 – 13 from 1-4 p.m.
Through the use of traditional and contemporary materials, students will learn to create non-functional sculpture. Compositional design, along with the formal elements such as positive and negative space, form, and line will be explored. Fee: $95
Teen Intensive: Sculpture
Monday – Thursday, July 17 – 20 from 1-4 p.m.
This intensive will challenge students to investigate a myriad of sculptural design principles with close examination of form and composition. Students will work with a variety of traditional and non-traditional media, while also learning about art history and art critique. Fee: $95
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March 23 – April 6, 2017
Our annual exhibition of area high school art, along with Congressman Bost’s Congressional Art Competition.
Seth Martin’s “Squints!”
Participating High Schools:
Althoff Catholic High School
Belleville Township High School East
Belleville Township High School West
Carbondale Community High School
Collinsville High School
Dongola High School
DuQuoin High School
Elverado High School
Frankfort Community High School
Freeburg Community High School
Gibault Catholic High School
Highland High School
Johnston City High School
Lebanon High School
Marion High School
Marissa High School
Mascoutah High School
O’Fallon Township High School
Okawville High School
Steeleville High School
Triad High School
Valmeyer High School
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Our popular classes return again this spring! Registration is now available for our popular K-12th grade classes. Hurry while there’s still availability!
Registration is now open for our popular fall semester classes. For every grade level, from kindergarten through high school, there’s something for every child and young adult!
For information and to register, visit http://www.swic.edu/sac/education/.
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Have a child or teen who loves art? The Schmidt offers affordable, engaging classes for ages kindergarten through high school.
Our popular High School Student Series, 6th-8th Grade After-School Series, and Creative Kids classes are all returning this fall! For a full list of classes and topics, visit our Education Page.
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It’s time again for our annual Day of ‘Play’!
This Saturday, June 9th, from noon – 4 p.m., students of Illinois music teachers will perform mini concerts, while hands-on art activities will be provided free of charge.
Come enjoy some music by student performers and make some art!
- Mini Concerts!