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

Please Note: CAMP will be closed for Spring break April 2nd-6th for all after-school classes.


DRAWING for Ages 9-10

Mondays | 4:00-5:00 | Six Weeks | February 26. March 5, 12, 19, 26. April 9.   (No class April 2nd) (2 spots left)

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Tuesdays | 3:45-4:45 | Six Weeks | February 27. March 6, 13, 20, 27. April 10.      (No class April 3rd)

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Thursdays | 3:45-4:45 | Six Weeks | March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. April 12. (No class April 5th) (3 spots left)

$120.00            

Does your child love to draw, but needs to learn the basic principles? This easy-going class does just that. Kids draw 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. Thursdays: Jaclyn Williams.

 


DRAWING for Ages 11-13

Mondays | 5:15-6:15 | Six Weeks | February 26. March 5, 12, 19, 26. April 9. (No class April 2nd) (2 spots left)

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Thursdays | 5:00-6:00 | Six Weeks | March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. April 12. (No class April 5th)

$132.00  

In this drawing class, students focus on increasing their knowledge of drawing principles, drawing techniques, and self-critiquing. Students enrolling in this class should have an understanding of some drawing principles.  Class is for 6th-9th grade students. Monday Instructor: Kristen Solecki. Thursday Instructor: Jaclyn Williams


DRAWING FOR HIGH SCHOOL/HOME SCHOOL STUDENTS (13+)

Thursdays | 5:15-6:15pm | Six-weeks | March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. April 12. (No class April 5th.

$156.00

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This class is designed for high school students wanting to advance their drawing skills. Whether your child needs additional instruction, more time to practice their skills, work on a honing a drawing style, or just wants to better him/herself as an artist.

Note: This is an intermediate class. It is helpful to have some drawing experience.

BEGINNING DRAWING FOR AGES 7 & 8

Thursdays | 4:00-5:00 | Six Weeks | March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. April 12. (No class April 5th) [3 spots left]

$120.00 (2 spots left)

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The perfect beginning drawing class for young artists. Students weave in the principles of drawing with a focus on shapes, lines, and value. Students will explore pencil, pen, and charcoal while learning basic drawing concepts and art terms. All supplies are included.


FASHION SKETCHING

Wednesdays | 5:15-6:15 | February 28. March 7, 14, 21, 28. April 11. (No session April 4th)

$126.00

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Have a child who is a future fashionista or clothing designer? Students learn fashion sketching through weekly drawing projects. The croquis (the elongated figure most designers sketch) is used as the foundation of this fashion drawing class. Students will learn techniques to draw clothes so they appear to hang on the croquis in a realistic way. Proportions, texture and style are also addressed. Instructor: Colleen McFarlin


WRITING COMIC BOOK STRIPS

Ages 10-12 | Tuesdays | 5:15-6:15 | Six Weeks | February 27. March 6, 13, 20, 27. April 10. (No class April 3rd)

$132.00 (3 spots left)

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Learn how to turn you ideas into comic strips with writer & artist Alex Odom. Students will learn creative writing vocabulary, narrative structure, character creation, storyboarding, and comic book formatting. Over six weeks, students will work and revise two comic strips, and become more familiar with the comic book industry.


Doodling (Grades 6th-9th)

Wednesdays | 5:00-6:15 | February 28. March 7, 14, 21, 28. April 11. (No session April 4th)

$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.


Teen Drawing Studio (8th Grade & High School)

Tuesdays | 5:00-6:30 | Six Weeks | February 27. March 6, 13, 20, 27. April 10. (No class April 3rd.)

$201.00

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This is the perfect class for students looking for a more private lesson environment without the private lesson cost. The class is small and everyone gets individual art guidance and instruction. Students choose their own projects and medium. Principles of art are woven in as the students work.

Drawing (pen and ink, pencil) and Mixed Media will be this session's focus. This class is limited to 6 students. Students work at their own pace and skill level in an easy-going studio atmosphere. Instructor: Jaclyn Williams


MIX IT UP! (Ages 5-7)

Thursdays | 3:45-4:45 | Six Weeks | March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. April 12. (No class April 5th)

$138.00 (3 spots left)

                  

                  

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.


CREATIVE KIDS (Ages 8-10)

Mondays | 3:45-4:45 | Six Weeks | February 26. March 5, 12, 19, 26. April 9th. (No class April 2nd)

$120.00

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Have creative kids? This is the class for them. We'll explore various mediums such as painting on different materials, 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

          *This 6-week sessions is all about creating different types of mosaics.

ART FOR 5th - 8th Graders

Mondays | 5:00-6:00 | Six Weeks | February 26. March 5, 12, 19, 26. April 9.      (No class April 2nd)

$126.00

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We're taking creativity up a notch for the middle grader. This class incorporates standard art principles and vocabulary while celebrating individual artistic styles. We mix it up with paint, paper arts, pottery/sculpture, and drawing. If your child didn't get to take art in school this semester, this is the perfect opportunity for his/her creativity to shine. Instructor: Kathleen Fox


POTTERY & SCULPTURE

Ages 7-9 | Tuesdays | 3:45-4:45 | Six Weeks | February 27. March 6, 13, 20, 27. April 10. (No class April 4th) [2 spots left]

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Ages 10-13 | Tuesdays | 5:00- 6:00 | Six Weeks | February 27. March 6, 13, 20, 27. April 10. (No class April 4th) [3 spots left]

$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). We'll also work in modeling clay and sculpey. Instructor: Kathleen Fox


CREATIVE WRITING FOR KIDS + POETRY (Ages 8-10)

Thursdays | 5:00-6:00 | Six Weeks | March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. April 12. (No class April 5th)

$114.00

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Have a young wordsmith in your family? This creative writing class explores fiction writing techniques in a fun and entertaining way. Students play games, create unique characters, and find just the "write" ways to make their stories pop off the page. An added plus to this month's series is working with poetry to discover plots, themes, and settings. Instructor: Carlie Byrnes


PAINTING AGES 8-9

Mondays | 3:45-4:45 | Six Weeks | February 26. March 5, 12, 19, 26. April 9.   (No class April 2nd)

$132.00

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This watercolor and acrylic painting class for ages 8-9 focuses on simple technique. Students explore everything from types of brushes, color, value, brushstrokes, perspective, and scale.  It's a wonderful introduction to painting. Students build on their skill level each week to produce original artwork.


PAINTING FOR AGES 10-12

Mondays | 5:00-6:00 | Six Weeks | February 26. March 5, 12, 19, 26. April 9.   (No class April 2nd)

$132.00

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In this class for ages 10-12, students explore the basics of painting in watercolor as well as acrylic.  Brushstrokes, types of brushes, value, perspective, color, materials, lifting, tint, and scale are discussed. This class also focuses on simple drawing elements linked to painting. Students build on their skill level each week to produce original artwork.


DAUGHTERS & DADS (ages 10+)

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

$35.00 (for two to attend - one daughter, one dad) [1 team spot left]

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.


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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