Youth Classes

The health of our visitors is our top priority. Social distancing measures have been implemented in each studio. Studios are cleaned, disinfected, and sanitized between each class. Masks are required. We look forward to creating with you!

Summer 10 Week Sessions will run from May 18 – July 24
Summer 7 Week Sessions will run from June 1 – July 17
(no class on July 3 for holiday weekend)

Member Enrollment opens April 6
Public Enrollment opens April 13

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ONCE UPON AN ARTIST

What makes a great story? Why do you like your favorite book? Explore these questions as we mix drawing, painting, writing, and storytelling in this youth art class. Students will illustrate their stories from start to finish and gain independence in the studio.

Grades: 3rd – 5th | Instructor: Rachel McCabe

Wednesdays, 5 – 7:30 p.m.

10 Week Session

Dates: May 19 – July 21

 

Nonmember Price: $97/ Member Price: $87.30

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PINT SIZED PICASSOS

This youth art class will cover fun and exciting drawing lessons to build landscape and portrait compositions. The subject matter is based on student interests, and no prior experience is necessary. Students will practice cognitive, motor, and social skills while learning about art.

Grades: K – 3rd | Instructor: Rachel McCabe

Saturdays, 10 – 11:30 a.m.

10 Week Course

Dates: May 22 – July 31
(no class on July 3 for holiday weekend)

Nonmember Price: $130 / Member Price: $117

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SUPERMIX

Explore drawing, painting, printmaking, clay, sculpture and more with new projects each session. No Prior experience is necessary.

Grades: 1st – 3rd | Instructor: Elizabeth Yeremin

Saturdays, 12:30 p.m. – 2 p.m.

10 Week Course

Dates: May 22 – July 31
(no class on July 3 for holiday weekend)

Nonmember Price: $130 / Member Price: $117

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DRAWING ANIMALS

Students will study wildlife as they learn to notice and record proportions, textures and other physical characteristics. Students will explore wet and dry media such as charcoal, watercolor, colored pencils and pastel.

Grades: 3th – 5th | Instructor: Nick Denny

Saturdays, 3 – 4:30 p.m.

10 Week Course

Dates: May 22 – July 31
(no class on July 3 for holiday weekend)

Nonmember Price: $130 / Member Price: $117

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CREATE WITH CLAY

The class will begin by learning basic handbuilding techniques before moving on to the potter’s wheel. Students will learn the basics of glazing as well. No open-toed shoes or shoes that slide off easily are allowed. Clay is provided as students need it, and a class set of tools is available. If preferred, students may purchase their own 25-pound bag of clay and toolkit.

Ages: 10 – 15| Instructor: Jack Norris

Saturdays, 3 – 4:30 p.m.

7 Week Course

Dates: June 5 – July 31
(no class on July 3 for holiday weekend)

Nonmember Price: $91 / Member Price: $81.90

TEEN CLASSES

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EXPLORE ANIME

Love anime? Learn drawing fundamentals, proportions of the figure and portraits, and about Japanese culture and art history in this unique class geared toward teens.

Ages: Teen | Instructor: Addie Wise

Tuesdays, 7 – 8:30 p.m.

Dates: October 20 – December 12

Nonmember Price: $112| Member Price: $100.80

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AFTER SCHOOL CERAMICS

This class is for Teens and provides basic introduction to the potters wheel and are encouraged to explore free expression in both functional and non functional ware. All levels of ability are welcome. Students work at their own pace in a friendly atmosphere with plenty of individual instruction.

Ages: Teen | Instructor: Troy Becker

Wednesdays, 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.

Dates: October 21 – December 9

Nonmember Price: $172| Member Price: $154.80

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MIXED MEDIA AND SELF EXPRESSION

Create unique works of art with nontraditional materials. Learn technical skills and conceptional approaches that can be applied to a range of artistic projects.

Ages: Teen | Instructor: Addie Wise

Thursdays, 5 – 6:30 p.m.
Location: Tables Studio

Dates: October 22 – December 10

Nonmember Price: $102 | Member Price: $91.80

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PAINTING WITH THREAD

Learn different embroidery methods with thread on canvas. Each class will explore a new technique to fashion unique works of art.

Ages:  Teen | Instructor: Elizabeth Yeremin

Saturdays, 1 – 3 p.m.

Dates: October 24 – December 12

Nonmember Price: $91 / Member Price: $81.90

Sand Art November 2018

A limited number of needs-based scholarships are available on our Scholarship page.