We can offer a variety of sessions, including these listed, or we can tailor a course to suit the needs of your group
We will set up pricing based on your need: length of course, etc.
Mixed Media, grades K-5
Learn skills and techniques with introduction to multiple types of art tools and mediums in this class of ultimate exploration! Kids get hands-on learning in pencil drawing, ink doodling, shading techniques, acrylic color mixing, and arts and crafts keepsake making. Includes enhanced skill building with academics through the arts!
Collage, all grades
Creative, fun art that unleashes the children’s creativity! Collaging with paper, objects, etc. Can be tailored to all grades.
Mini Masters, grades K-2
Give your little ones a jump start with art! Children who are immersed in art at an early age develop an enhanced perceptual awareness of the world around them, laying the foundation for the critical thinking skills they’ll need in life. This class introduces children to a master artist and a new art technique using a wide variety of nontoxic art media, inspires their imagination and strengthens their observation skills.
Art Smart, grades 3-5
Skills developed through art lead to better learning in other areas. Our Art Smart classes are designed to introduce children to the elements of art in a fun, imaginative and nurturing setting. Art Smart classes thoughtfully balance instruction, enrichment, and exploration time.
Intro to Painting, acrylics, grades 6-8
Acrylics are one of the most versatile media ever invented! Bright, luminous colors, ease of use, and infinite techniques make acrylic painting a boundless, creative choice. We will cover the basics of composition, light & shadow, color harmony, and perspective.
Teen Painting, acrylics, grades 9-12
See above: along with covering basics of composition, light & shadow, color harmony and perspective, teens will delve into some of the alternative techniques acrylics has to offer: washes, layering, dripping, sponging, spraying, textured mediums, collage, etc.
Intro to Ceramics, grades 5-12
Hand building with clay. Learn how to create, glaze and fire a pot. Class will cover slump mold, coil, and slab building techniques. Basic wheel throwing for older students. *Materials fee $10/student
Intro to Printmaking, grades 4-12
From simple stamping and found object printing for younger grades, to more advanced for older, such as monotypes, collagraphs, and linocut. * Materials fee $10/student
Intro to Darkroom, grades 9-12
This class is designed for photographers who have no previous darkroom experience Learn about black & white film printing and dodging and burning of prints. * Materials fee $10/student.