Kids & Teen Art Classes

Interactive Art education for kids and teens

Art and writing classes for kids and teens with individual attention, skilled instructors and fun individual and team projects. We intentionally keep classes small so register now. Interested in a class that has started? Send an email or give us a ring to find out if it's still possible to attend. Often times it is!

 Classes for Kids


DRAWING I (Ages 9-12)

Mondays| 4:00-5:00 | Six Weeks | January 8, 15, 22, 29. February 5, 12.

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Tuesdays| 3:45-4:45 | Six Weeks | January 9, 16, 23, 30. February 6, 13.

$120.00            

Does your child love to draw, but needs to learn the basic principles? This easy-going class does just that. Kids practice drawing with a focus on line, form, shape, value, space, and texture - the elements to art. An emphasis on art vocabulary, materials, and tools. Instructors: Mondays: Kristen Solecki. Tuesdays: Jaclyn Williams. *Drawing 1 students will need approval from their instructor to jump to Drawing 2.


DRAWING II (Ages 10-14)

Mondays| 5:15-6:15 | Six Weeks | January 8, 15, 22, 29. February 5, 12.

$132.00

In this more advanced drawing class, students focus on creating artwork that can be included in personal portfolios. An increase knowledge of drawing principles, drawing techniques, and self-critiquing are the elements of this six-week intensive. Students enrolling in this class should have a strong understanding of drawing principles or have previously taken Drawing I for several months. Instructor: Kristen Solecki


DRAWING (AGES 9-13)

Thursdays| 4:00-5:00 | Six Weeks | January 11, 18, 25. February 1, 8, 15.

$120.00

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Students will explore the basic principles of drawing and apply them to pen and ink drawings. Hatching and cross-hatching are our focus along with line quality and scale. All supplies are included. Instructor: Jaclyn Williams


Doodling (Grades 6th-9th)

Wednesdays | 5:00-6:15 | January 10,17, 24, 31. February 7, 14

$60.00

(You don't have to sign-up for our open doodle sessions. Just drop-in for $10.00 each week at the door.)

Life gets busy, even for kids. Have your child come "chill out" for an hour with teens who love art as much as your son or daughter. This series is all about freedom to create at your own pace, in your own style and in an inviting art studio. A place where art kids can connect with each other as they work. Creatives will doodle, cartoon, scribble, or draw. They get feedback from the instructor only if they seek it. Awesome art supplies and tools are provide for everyone. It's ten bucks to drop in and chill out.


Portfolio Preparation & Teen Open Studio (5th-9th Graders)

Tuesdays| 5:00-6:30 | Six Weeks | January 9, 16, 23, 30. February 6, 13.

$201.00

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Area magnet and private schools will begin the process of selecting 2018-2019 art students in February. We're here to help students and parents map that maze. Students will work independently on portraits, landscapes, or still life. The goal of the class is to have students produce two to four "portfolio-worthy" pieces of artwork. Teen artists not applying to an art school are welcome to attend as well for individual art guidance and instruction. 

Drawing (ink, pencil, charcoal, pastel) and Mixed Media (paper, collage, ink, digital images) will be this session's focus. This class is limited to 8 students. Students work at their own pace and skill level. Instructor: Jaclyn Williams


CRAFTING & D-I-Y (Ages 9-13)

Wednesdays | 4:00-5:00 | January 10,17, 24, 31. February 7, 14

$126.00

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Come craft with Colleen! Each week students will create cool crafts or D-I-Y projects and learn the techniques behind them. Students will become familiar with different crafting tools and materials. This one's a CAMP favorite! Instructor: Colleen McFarlin


FASHION DRAWING & DESIGN (Ages 10+)

Wednesdays | 5:15-6:15 | January 10,17, 24, 31. February 7, 14

$126.00

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Have a child who is a future fashionista or clothing designer? Students learn fashion design through unique weekly projects. Design and drawing are the elements of this class. Instructor: Colleen McFarlin.


DRAWING FOR TEENS (14+)

Mondays | 6:30-8:00pm | Six-weeks | January 8, 15, 22, 29. February 5, 12.

$180.00

*Note this class is an adult drawing class which high school students are welcome to join.

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We're fond of saying at CAMP - you must know the rules, before you can break them. Most art relies on drawing principles so come spend Monday evenings with instructor, Kristen Solecki, and fine-tune your drawing skills. An array of techniques and tools are provided to help you develop or enhance your artistic style. Drawing experience preferred with teen students. Students work at their own level of expertise with guidance from the instructor. Instructor: Kristen Solecki


MIX IT UP! (Ages 5-7)

Thursdays | 3:45-4:45 | Six Weeks | January 11, 18, 25. February 1, 8, 15.

$138.00

                  

                  

Amy Sargent's class is the perfect introduction to the principles of art for our youngest artists. Students become familiar with well-known artists as they explore various mediums such as painting, mixed-media, and sculpture. Students leave with an array of different art. This class is hands-on with an emphasis on creativity and style. Instructor: Amy Sargent.


MIX IT UP (Ages 8-10)

Thursdays | 5:00-6:00 | Six Weeks | January 11, 18, 25. February 1, 8, 15.

$138.00

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Amy Sargent's class for the older artist. Students will be introduced to the principles of art and become familiar with well-known artists as they explore various mediums such as painting, mixed-media, and sculpture. Students leave with an array of different art. This class is hands-on with an emphasis on creativity and style. Instructor: Amy Sargent


CREATIVE KIDS (Ages 8-9)

Mondays | 3:45-4:45 | Six Weeks | January 8, 15, 22, 29. February 5, 12.

$117.00

Have a creative kid? This is the class. We'll explore various mediums such as painting on different materials, paper and mixed-media, micro-sculpture, and ink drawings done in non-traditional ways. A wonderful way to expose your child to different forms of art and support his/her creativity. Get ready to have some fun and create amazing original art. Instructor: Kathleen Fox


CREATIVE ARTS (Ages 10-12)

Mondays | 5:00-6:00 | Six Weeks | January 8, 15, 22, 29. February 5, 12.

$120.00

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We're taking creativity up a notch. This creative arts class incorporates standard art principles and  vocabulary, but focuses on celebrating individual artistic styles. We'll spray paint, ink blot, draw,  cut paper, paint on different materials, and create mixed-media basically get creative and have fun with art. Instructor: Kathleen Fox


SCULPTURE & DESIGN (Ages 9-12)

Tuesdays |5:15-6:15 | Six Weeks | January 9, 16, 23, 30. February 6, 13.

$114.00

                      

                      

Yep, I put this on the calendar because it's one of my favorite classes to teach. Kids use their imaginations to create unique one-of-a-kind sculptures. We'll work in modeling clay, air-dry clay, wire and wood, then sneak in a little paper and metal. Our focus is on design and construction then we give our structures artistic aesthetics. Instructor: Kathleen Fox


POTTERY (Ages 8-13)

Thursdays| 5:15-6:15 | Six Weeks | January 11, 18, 25. February 1, 8, 15.

$162.00

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Come play in clay. Students will get the opportunity to explore hand-building techniques while they use their creative thinking skills and imagination to make one-of-a-kind ceramic pieces. This is not a "pull a pre-made pottery piece off the shelf " kind of class. Kids make EVERYTHING from slabs of clay. And what they make will amaze you (and amaze them as well). Instructor: Jaclyn Williams


CREATIVE BUILDING (Ages 9-12)

Tuesdays | 4:00-5:00 | Six Weeks | January 9, 16, 23, 30. February 6, 13.

$114.00

 

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Does your child love to build things? Design imaginary cities or structures? Or tinker with objects to make them work differently? In this six-week workshop, students not only tap into their creativity, they must successfully master the principles of weight and balance in design. Their creations might look amazing, but can they stand upright? Hang from the ceiling? Or shift in the wind? Building is also an experiment. All supplies included. Instructor: Kathleen Fox (who really designed this class so she could build cool stuff, too!)


YOUNG AUTHORS (Ages 7-9)

Thursdays| 4:00-5:00 | Six Weeks | January 11, 18, 25. February 1, 8, 15.

$96.00

A must for any young writer or “want to be” writer.  Children will explore words, themes, plots, characters, and story formats in this unique writing experience. Writers learn to craft their own styles. We'll put original stories in accordion, clue, and micro-books. Instructor: Kathleen Fox


YOUNG AUTHORS (Ages 10-13)

Thursdays| 5:15-6:15 | Six Weeks | January 11, 18, 25. February 1, 8, 15.

$96.00

 

A must for any young writer or “want to be” writer. Children will explore words, themes, plots, characters, and story formats. We'll also discuss characteristics of genres. Writers learn to craft their own style. With older students, we’ll also review publishing possibilities and contests. Great support for creative writing portfolios. Instructor: Kathleen Fox


DAUGHTERS & DADS (ages 10+)

Friday, February 9th| 6:30-8:00

$35.00 (for two to attend - one daughter, one dad)

This is not your typical art class. This entertaining evening teams daughters up with their dads to create non-traditional artwork together. Expect plenty of laughter. And just so you know - no art experience is required - everything your duo creates is product-driven. How you get there is where the fun happens. Instructor: Kathleen Fox

*We love all daughters, but the art projects for this class are especially made for the over ten crowd.


FAMILY ART NIGHT- ORIGAMI BIRDS

Friday, January 8th |  5:30-7:00  | Ages 5 + (children need to come with an adult or teen)

$20.00 (per person)

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Our Family Night Art Series is a wonderful way to connect with the ones you love. We ditch the   technology, and encourage imagination and creativity. This month we're learning origami techniques to create color paper birds on a string. Come have fun with the whole family!  


PRIVATE ART LESSONS

If you're interested in private art lessons for your child, we offer that too. Please fill out the contact form and we'll email you the details.

 

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Spring Classes and Summer Camps post mid-February

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