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Children's Classes

Our comprehensive curriculum for children will both challenge and inspire young artists. Choose from among courses and workshops in a variety of mediums.

Meet the instructors.

SUMMER ART CAMPS

These 3-day morning art camps will enliven your child's summer with creative fun!

  • Multimedia Camp (ages 7-13)
  • FUNctional Art Camp (ages 7-13)
  • Painting Camp (ages 8-13)
  • Anatomy for Comics Camp (ages 10-18)

SEE COURSE INFORMATION BELOW.

Courses and workshops

Our courses are all repeatable and are designed to develop skills while exploring a variety of concepts, subjects, and mediums. These are serious art classes for intentional, young artists.

  • Studio Art for Kids (ages 7-13)
  • Paint Your Pet (ages 8-13)

SEE COURSE INFORMATION BELOW.


Multimedia Art Camp

  • Code: KID8203A
  • Instructor: Kelley Cappell
  • Ages: 7-13

Students will explore drawing, painting, and 3D art forms while learning techniques in a variety of mediums. Artist and illustrator, Kelley Cappell will guide students in creative projects that use pastels, charcoal, paint, and clay. Get immersed in art in this fun week of creative exploration!

  • Member Fee: $54.00
  • Non-Member Fee: $60.00
  • Class Max: 15
  • Day: Tue-Thu
  • # of Sessions: 3
  • Time: 10am - 12pm
  • Start Date: Jun 12, 2018
  • End Date: Jun 14, 2018

 

FUNctional Art Camp

  • Code: KID8202A
  • Instructor: Davis, B
  • Ages: 7-13

Learn to combine form with function while creating usable, yet artistic creations! Students will create artsy bird feeders, creative jewelry, marbled flower pots, and other super creative, yet useful items!

  • Member Fee: $58.50
  • Non-Member Fee: $65.00
  • Class Max: 15
  • Day: Tue-Thu
  • # of Sessions: 3
  • Time: 10am - 12pm
  • Start Date: Jul 10, 2018
  • End Date: Jul 12, 2018

 

Painting Camp

  • Code: KID8204A
  • Instructor: Cappell
  • Ages: 8-13

This 3-day camp will focus on water-based painting mediums such as watercolors and acrylic paints, starting by experimenting with various techniques. Students will learn to paint a wash, create exciting watercolor techniques using salt and rubbing alcohol, and paint on canvas with acrylics. Exercises will be mixed with frameable projects during this art camp that is meant for serious young artists.

  • Member Fee: $54.00
  • Non-Member Fee: $60.00
  • Class Max: 15
  • Day: Tue-Thu
  • # of Sessions: 3
  • Time: 10am - 12pm
  • Start Date: Aug 7, 2018
  • End Date: Aug 9, 2018

Studio Art for Kids

  • Code: KID8205A
  • Instructor: Cappell
  • Ages: 7-13

Young artists will build skills and creative aptitude in this weekly, comprehensive art class. Each 6-week session will include units on drawing, painting, and 3-dimensional art. Each session will focus on different mediums, techniques, concepts, and subject matter. Repeating these sessions will build a well-rounded young artist who is both skilled in many mediums and creatively confident.

  • Member Fee: $108.00
  • Non-Member Fee: $120.00
  • Class Max: 12
  • Day: Sat
  • # of Sessions: 6
  • Time: 3pm - 4:30pm
  • Start Date: Jun 2, 2018
  • End Date: Jul 21, 2018
  • Skipped Dates: 6/9/18, 7/7/18

 

Paint Your Pet Workshop

  • Code: KID8206A/B
  • Instructor: Cappell
  • Ages: 8-13

Here’s a workshop to help you express your love for your pet or favorite animal! You will be guided through sketching your pet on a 9” x 12” canvas. With professional direction, you will paint the features and fur using acrylic paint. You’ll go home with a frameable painting of your beloved animal, made by you!

Note: Students must bring a large, color photograph of their pet or favorite animal to the class. No phone images allowed.

  • Member Fee: $27.00
  • Non-Member Fee: $30.00
  • Class Max: 12
  • Day/Time: Sun, 1-3pm
  • # of Sessions: 1
  • Class 1 Date: Apr 29
  • Class 2 Date: Jun 3
  • Class 3 Date: Jul 29