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!
afternoon summer Classes 2017
perfect pops of art to fit into any summer schedule
AGES 10 + Pre-teen/Teen | Thursday 5:30-7:00| June 22, 29
Drop In Class $30.00
Come learn how to create with clay. In each session, students will create an original piece of pottery using hand building techniques. Let your child's imagination fly this summer. Clear a shelf - some cool creations are coming home. Instructor: Liv Antonecchia
JUNK PILE PARTY
Family Event | July's Date TBA soon | 6:30-8:15pm
$40.00 (yep, for your whole family)
Five families will battle into a head-to-head "build off" testing their ingenuity, creativity, teamwork and time management. A ramshackle pile of recyclables, junk, street treasure, and reusable odds and ends are provided, but the structure you'll have to build remains a secret until the clock starts ticking. Grab duct-tape dads, macrame moms, bright idea brothers, soldering sisters, mad scientist grandparents- even that crazy aunt to take on this Friday Night design challenge, and have the honor of holding up the Junk Pile Party trophy! Your host is puppeteer and super-creative - Dave English.
MIX IT UP! (AGES 5-6.5)
AGES 5 - 6.5 | Wednesdays 3:00-4:30
June Session | 4 weeks | June 7, 14, 21, 28 or
July Session | 4 weeks | July 5, 12, 19, 26
$88.00 for one-month of classes / or drop-in for $24.00 each Wednesday (Parents please register for specific drop-in dates at least 48 hours prior to the class to assure your child a spot.)
Parents are raving about this class! Young Artists will explore various mediums with a focus on color, shapes, texture, and patterns. Get ready to "mix it up" and create original art. Instructor: Amy Sargent. Minimum of 5 students required.
SUMMER DRAWING (AGES 10-14)
Tuesday | 5:00-6:00 | June 6, 13, 20, 27
$68.00 SOLD OUT
Does your child love to draw, but still needs to learn the basic principles? This easy-going class does just that. Kids practice drawing in all different forms- cartooning, realistic, fantastical and surreal. In drawing by styles, they also learn the principles behind their artwork.
Doodling (Grades 6th and Up)
Wednesdays | 5:00-6:15 | June 21, 28
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 class 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 OPEN STUDIO (Grades 6th and Up)
Tuesdays | 6:15-7:30 | June 27
Just drop-in for $20.00 each week at the door.
This open-studio time for teens allows for creativity to continue through summer vacation. In an easy-going environment, teens can explore an array of mediums - collage, water color, acrylic paint, charcoal, wire and modeling clay. Each week we'll put out different materials. Kids work at their own pace and discovery. They get feedback and suggestions from the instructor only if they seek it. It's a great opportunity to connect with other artistic thinkers.
PHOTOGRAPHY FOR TEENS (6th Grade +)
Coming again this fall.
Learn how to capture cool shots of people, the motion in water and experiment with different kinds of lighting. Bring your Digital camera or cell phone camera. Let's get creative with your photos! Instructor: Pam Brooks
Thursdays 4:30-5:30 | Ages 7- 9 | July Session (four weeks) July 6,13, 20, 27
Thursdays 5:45-6:45 | Ages 10-13 | July Session (four weeks) July 6,13, 20, 27
Spend part of your summer painting. This mini-class explores painting techniques, color and style. Young artists create original paintings on paper, canvas and wood. Time to color the world! Instructor: Jennifer Fallon
DAUGHTERS & DADS (ages 11+)
Friday, September 22 | 6:30-8:00
$35.00 (for two to attend - one daughter, one dad)
This entertaining evening teams daughters up with their dads. Expect plenty of laughter as father-daughter duos create non-traditional artwork together. And just so you know - no art experience is required - everything your team 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 eleven crowd.
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