SCERA Art Studios

The SCERA Art Studios are located at 340 East 720 South in Orem, in the building located just behind the parking lot east of the SCERA Center. Get Directions from Google Maps. The SCERA Art Studios phone number is (801) 225-ARTS ext. 1040 and email is artstudios@scera.org.

The SCERA Art Studios are under the direction of professional artist and teacher Ashley Harvey.  SCERA Art Studios is a member of the National Art Education Association.  Our imaginative curriculum exceeds the National Standards for Visual Arts Education. 


FALL 2014
Check out the wonderful variety of semester-long classes for ages six to adult! Students develop a new talent, create amazing projects - and have a lot of fun, too! Each student will exhibit their artworks in a gallery show at SCERA Center for the Arts at the end of each semester.  Projects will depend on class and individual interests. All materials are included in the cost of tuition.





SCERA ART STUDIOS
Studio Director: Ashley Harvey
 



THREE WAYS TO REGISTER - Registration now open
1)  ONLINE:  Click here to register and pay online.
2)  PHONE:  Call (801) 225-ARTS between 10am-6pm weekdays and Saturdays from 12Noon-6pm. There is an additional $3.00 fee on phone orders.
3)  IN PERSON:  Stop by the main office at SCERA Center for the Arts, 745 South State, Orem, open 10am-6pm weekdays.    





FALL SEMESTER:  Week of Sept. 8 - Week of Dec. 8, 2014



ART COMBO (Ages 6-11)  
Learn art fundamentals and work in three major mediums – Painting, Pottery and Drawing.  
TIME:  Thursdays 4:00-5:00pm
TUITION: $180 for the semester or 3 payments of $60/month

POTTERY (Ages 6-11)
Learn coil, pinch and slab methods of handbuilding with clay; and have an opportunity to throw on the wheel. Kids will decorate and glaze their own pieces.
TIME: Tuesdays 4:00-5:00pm
TUITION: $195 for the semester or 3 payments of $65/month

POTTERY (Ages 12-17)
Focuses primarily on throwing clay on the wheel.  Students learn to center the clay, beginning with basic pots and progressing into more complex pieces, and they will also learn to glaze their pieces.  
TIME:  Tuesdays 5:00-6:30pm
TUITION: $195 for the semester or 3 payments of $65/month

BEGINNING ADULT POTTERY (Ages 18+)
Experiment with more advanced wheel and hand-built work, decorating, and glazing techniques.
TIME:  Tuesdays 7:00-8:30pm
TUITION: $195 for the semester or 3 payments of $65/month

INTERMEDIATE ADULT POTTERY (Ages 18+)  
Students will expand their pottery skills by learning to create more complex pieces using different types of clay.  To register, must have at least one semester of experience with SCERA Art Studios or submit pictures of pieces done outside of SCERA.  Open studio time available for those who wish to work outside of class.
TIME:  Thursdays 7:00-8:30pm
TUITION:  $195 for the semester or 3 payments of $65/month

DRAWING/PAINTING (Ages 6-11)
Come learn perspective, depth and color while drawing with charcoal the first half of the semester, and painting with acrylics the second half.
TIME:  Tuesdays 6:00-7:00pm
TUITION: $180 for the semester or 3 payments of $60/month

DRAWING/PAINTING (Ages 12-17)
Learn to draw and paint from still life compositions, and move towards impressionism and abstraction. Perspective, depth and color will be emphasized.
TIME:  Thursdays 6:00-7:00pm
TUITION: $180 for the semester or 3 payments of $60/month

INTERMEDIATE ADULT DRAWING/PAINTING (age 18+)
Expand your painting and drawing skills, and become better at drawing with charcoal as well as painting with acrylics and oils.  Main subject matter will be still life compositions and outdoor scenery, but by the end of the semester we will begin surrealist and abstract pieces.  Open studio time available for those who wish to work outside of class.  
TIME:  Thursdays 7:00-8:30pm
TUITION: $180 for the semester or 3 payments of $60/month

BEGINNING ADULT OIL PAINTING (Ages 18+)
Learn the basics of using oil paints in a realistic and surrealistic manner.  Students will understand how to paint still life compositions and outdoor compositions realistically, and as the semester progresses, will move towards surrealist and impressionist works.  Open studio time available for those who wish to work outside of class.  
TIME:  Tuesdays 7:00-8:30pm
TUITION:  $210 for the semester or 3 payments of $70/mohth
 
CARTOONING/ILLUSTRATION (Ages 6-11)
Create your own cartoon characters and learn illustrating fundamentals, working with colored pencil, pen and ink and felt pens.
TIME:  Tuesdays 4:00-5:00pm
TUITION: $180 for the semester or 3 payments of $60/month

BEGINNING CARTOONING/ILLUSTRATION (Ages 12-17)  
Create your own cartoon characters and learn illustrating fundamentals, working with colored pencil, pen and ink and felt pens.
TIME:  Thursdays 5:00-6:00pm
TUITION: $180 for the semester or 3 payments of $60/month

INTERMEDIATE CARTOONING/ILLUSTRATION (Ages 12-17)
This course is for students who have already taken the beginning class, and gives a more in-depth approach to cartooning. Students learn how to produce works that are more professional, become better artists and start to build a portfolio.
TIME:  Thursdays 6:00-7:00pm
TUITION: $180 for the semester or 3 payments of $60month

ANIME (Ages 10-17)
If you are interested in anime or would like to learn to improve your anime skills, come study Anime artists and learn to draw like them.  Students will learn more about color and create their own graphic novel.
TIME:  Tuesdays 5:00-6:00pm
TUITION: $180 for the semester or 3 payments of $60/month

YOUTH ARTISTS (Grades 4-6)
For kids who are serious about art, this class will improve student skills in painting, pottery and drawing and increase their portfolio.  You may be asked to submit some works for consideration.  For more information, send an email to artstudios@scera.org.
TIME:  Wednesdays 4:00-5:30pm
TUITION: $195 for the semester or 3 payments of $65/month
 
ENVISION (Grades 7-12)
For kids who are serious about art, this class will improve student skills in painting, pottery and drawing and increase their portfolio.  You may be asked to submit some works for consideration.  For more information, send an email to artstudios@scera.org.  
TIME:  Thursdays 5:00-6:30pm
TUITION: $195 for the semester or 3 payments of $65/month




SCERA ART STUDIOS
Director: Ash
ley Harvey


Ashley Harvey has been creating art since she could pick up a pencil.  From birth, the fine arts have been an integral part of her character make up.  Although her expertise lies in the visual arts, she has participated in music, voice, and dance classes throughout her life.  A California native, Ashley completed her Bachelor of Arts Degree at California State University, Stanislaus in 2009, and was part of The Stanislaus Arts Council, a program focused on integrating visual arts into children’s lives by teaching art classes in elementary schools, after school programs, and community centers.  Her own work has been displayed in a series of art shows both on her college campus and nearby cities.  Ashley continues to create, constantly experimenting with new mediums and refining her skills as an artist. She and her husband, who is studying animation at BYU, moved to Utah County several years ago and have a two-year-old daughter.