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. 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!

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Classes for Kids

Summer 2019 - Mini Art Classes

Starting June 10th, we’re in full summer camp mode. Our regular after-school classes will be replaced with fun mini session for kids. Come spend an afternoon or evening at CAMP learning something new.


MOSAIC NECKLACES w/ Meryl Weber

Friday, June 14th | 5:30-7:00

$42.00 (All supplies and materials included)

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Grab your mom, cousins or best friends and join us for an evening of jewelry magic. No art experience necessary to create these pretty little treasures. Each student makes 2 necklaces. Mosaic artist Meryl Weber guides you on the “how to” of putting together your original pieces of art that can then be worn and admired. A fun engaging evening of art for all. Ages 12 and up.


CLAY CREATIONS - Ages 8-13

Thursday, June 20th | 5:00-6:30

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Thursday, June 27th | 5:00-6:30

$38.00 (Includes clay, glaze and firing)

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Kids get the opportunity to explore hand-building techniques while they use their imagination to make one-of-a-kind ceramic pieces. This is not a "pull a pre-made piece off the shelf " kind of class. Kids make EVERYTHING from clay. And what they make will amaze you (and amaze them as well). All material and firing included. Instructor: Kathleen Fox


MERMAID MANIA! Ages 8-13

Thursday, June 20th | 5:00-7:00

$35.00 ( All supplies included)

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Join painter Jennifer Fallen to create playful sea scenes - from whale tails to mermaids or crabs to fish - kids find a fresh way to explore color and movement. Jennifer teaches simple drawing techniques before kids sketch out their ideas and apply paint. The perfect summer art experience.


ANIMAL ART - Ages 8-13

Thursday, July 25th | 5:00-7:00

$35.00 (All supplies included)

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Spend an evening learning to draw and paint animal faces. Instructor Jennifer Fallen guides kids to create basic animal sketches using shapes and lines then adding details to make their images come alive. Kids take their sketches and apply vibrant watercolor to create one-of-a kind artwork.


SPRING 2019


DRAWING FACES and ANIMALS- Ages 9-11

Mondays | 4:00-5:00 | Eight Weeks | April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. May 6, 13, 20.

$192.00 (All Supplies Included) (1 SPOT LEFT)

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Master Artist Rob Maniscalco leads this drawing class where the focus is on faces, features and animals. The class covers the basics techniques your child will need to build confidence in drawing portraits and animals better. Drawing games and art exercises are woven in. Rob also discusses tools and materials to make drawing easier. This entertaining class is perfect for a child wanting to improve his/her drawing skills. This is a more beginning portrait/animals class.


DRAWING FACES and ANIMALS - Ages 10-13

Mondays | 5:00-6:00 | Eight Weeks | April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. May 6, 13, 20.

$192.00 (All Supplies Included) (SOLD OUT)

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In this drawing class for older students, Master Artist Rob Maniscalco focuses on teaching techniques that help students improve their drawing skills for faces and animals. Students enrolled in this class should already have the knowledge of shape, line, and value. Students learn simple ways to enhance drawing eyes, noses, lips and get proportion correct as well as how to draw fur, hair, and skin tones. This class is a wonderful way to challenge a young artists while still being a fun and entertaining class.


DRAWING FOR AGES 7 & 8

Mondays | 3:45-4:45 | Eight Weeks | April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. May 6, 13, 20.

$184.00 ( 8-week session. All supplies included) (SOLD OUT)

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Thursdays | 3:45-4:45 | Nine Weeks | April 4, 11, 18, 25. May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30.

$207.00 (9-week class. All supplies included) (SOLD OUT)

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Tuesdays | 3:30-4:30 | Nine Weeks | April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30. May 7, 14, 21, 28.

$207.00 (9-week class. All supplies included) (SOLD OUT)

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

Kathleen’s note: Parents -this drawing class is never a repeat of a previous one. Students work at their own level while applying the drawing principles to their artwork. If your child has taken a 7/8 drawing class before, he/she will apply the skills he/she has learned to new drawings and more advanced techniques. :)


DRAWING FOR AGES 9-11

Mondays | 5:00-6:00 | Eight Weeks | April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. May 6, 13, 20.

$184.00 (8-week class. All Supplies included) (SOLD OUT)

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Thursdays | 5:00-6:00 | Nine Weeks | April 4, 11, 18, 25. May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30.

$207.00 (9-week class. All supplies included) (1 SPOT LEFT)

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Students will increase their knowledge and skill level in this drawing class. We'll focus on art principles, techniques, and self-critque. Students will fine-tune their draw skills with a new understanding of line, shape, value, perspective, and texture. Charcoal, pen and ink are also explored. This series will also focus on color, cartooning and line drawings. Instructor: Kathleen Fox

Kathleen’s note: Parents -this drawing class is never a repeat of a previous one. Students work at their own level while applying the drawing principles to their artwork. If your child has taken one of our drawing classes before, he/she will apply learned skills to new drawings and more advanced techniques. :)


DRAWING CARTOONS!

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For all our cartooning kids - this is the class for you! Artist Aliza Holmes leads students in creating their own cartoon character(s). Students focus on lines, proportions, facial expressions/emotions and movement. Color is also explored. It’s an entertaining class with lots of guidance.

Ages 8-9 | Thursdays | 3:15-4:15 | Eight Weeks | April 4, 11, 18, 25. May 2, 9, 16, 23 |$192.00

(SOLD OUT)


Ages 9-10 | Thursdays | 4:30-5:30 | Eight Weeks | April 4, 11, 18, 25. May 2, 9, 16, 23 |$192.00

(SOLD OUT)


Ages 11-16/Teens | Thursdays | 5:45-6:45 | Eight Weeks | April 4, 11, 18, 25. May 2, 9, 16, 23|

$192.00 (SOLD OUT)


MIX IT UP! Sculpture & Mixed-Media

Mondays | 3:45-4:45 | Ages 6-8 | Seven Weeks | April 1, 8, 15, 29. May 6, 13, 20. (No class April 22nd)

$175.00 (All Supplies Included) (SOLD OUT)

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Parents and kids rave about Amy’s classes! This series will focus on creating one-of-a kind sculptures and mixed-media art. Amy weaves the principles of art for our young artists as they create projects using design theories and imagination. Students also become familiar mixing color, color elements and creating color. This class is hands-on with an emphasis on creativity and style. Instructor: Amy Sargent.


CREATIVE WRITING FOR KIDS (Ages 8-11)

Wednesdays | 3:15-4:15 |Nine Weeks | April 3, 10, 17, 24. May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29.

$198.00 (SOLD OUT)

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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" way to make their stories pop off the page. A focus on plot, theme and setting. Instructor: Kathleen Fox


MIXED MEDIA for KIDS Ages 7-9

Tuesdays | 3:15-4:15 | Ages 7-9 | Nine Weeks | April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30. May 7, 14, 21, 28.

(4 SPOTS LEFT)

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MIXED MEDIA for Kids Ages 10-12

Tuesdays | 4:30-5:30 | Ages 10-12 | Nine Weeks | April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30. May 7, 14, 21, 28.

$216.00 (All supplies included) (2 SPOTS LEFT)

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Think summer camp fun in the middle of spring. Students explore several types of art forms then mix them up to create one-of-a-kind artwork. We’ll paint, draw, weave, thread, mosaic and work in paper arts . What these young artists will produce will amaze you (and amaze themselves as well). This class is a wonderful way to expose kids to many different art forms in a short amount of time. Note: Mixed Media changes projects each session, so your child is welcomed to take it over and over and will create different art each session. Instructor: Aliza Holmes


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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