Youth Drawing and Painting (ages 7-12)

In addition to the fun, children will learn about art, artists and the fundamentals of drawing and the principles of painting. The students will enjoy exploring their creativity in an artistic environment surrounded by art and real artists!

Recommended age: 7-12
Instructor: Maurice Casas
Tuition: $110 Non-Members / $99 Members (includes all materials)

6 Thursdays, September 20 - October 25, 4:30-6:00 PM



6 Thursdays, November 1 - December 13 (No class 11/22/18), 4:30 - 6 PM

Teen Drawing and Painting (ages 12-17)

Drawing, Painting, and Self Expression for teens that love art. In this class, we will explore the fundamentals of art and discover basic techniques to learn how to draw. Teens will be encouraged to tap into their creativity and express their imagination freely. We will explore subject matter, such as realism, abstraction, expressionism; we will learn about art history's influence on today's modern artists. Each student will be guided based on their own personal artistic level, interests, and needs. Download materials list here.

Instructor: Maurice Casas
Level: All
Tuition: $145 Non-Members / $130.50 Members

6 Mondays, September 24 - October 29, 4-6 PM
CANCELLED

6 Mondays, November 5 - December 10, 2018, 4-6 PM

Fashion Illustration

If you have a passion for fashion and want to learn how to design and draw beautiful fashion images – this is the class for you! Students will build a basic art and design foundation including figure and facial proportions. The students will work in various mediums such as paint, watercolor, plaster and so much more to create eye catching fashion designs. At the end of every class they will have a completed fashion project to bring home! Students begin by learning the basics of fashion rendering and illustration, as well as learning fun facts about famous fashion designers and fashion history. Fashionistas are led, step by step, through an art and design curriculum that will leave them inspired and excited about fashion illustration.

Recommended age: 8-13
Instructor: Stefanie Baechler
Tuition: $145 Non-Members / $130.50 Members (includes all materials)

6 Saturdays, September 22 - November 3, 10AM-12PM (no 10/20)



6 Saturdays, November 10 - December 22, 10AM-12PM (no 11/24)


Art Factory for Tweens and Teens

Put your design skills to the test in a fun environment learning a variety of art-making skills. Students will work with different media like paper, glass, textiles, plaster, paints, found objects to create their own handmade artwork like beautiful books, glass mosaics, embroidery and much more.

Instructor: Stefanie Baechler
Ages: 11-15
Tuition: $145 Non-Members / $130.50 Members (includes all materials)

6 Saturdays, September 22 - November 3, 4-6PM (no 10/20)



6 Saturdays, November 10 - December 22, 4-6PM (no 11/24)


Youth Ceramics

Let's discover the magic and fun of kiln-fired clay! From slipping and scoring to coil, slab, and pinch techniques, firing and glazing, this class works with it all! Youth Ceramics will teach your child the wonderful world of pottery through various hand-building techniques and creative projects.

Recommended age: 7-12
Instructor: Stefanie Baechler
Tuition: $145 Non-Members / $130.50 Members (includes all materials)

6 Saturdays, September 22 - November 3, 1-3PM (no 10/20)



6 Saturdays, November 10 - December 22, 1-3PM (no 11/24)





Representational Origami

This is the class to test your folding skills. We will learn the process of wet folding, which has elements of sculpting to add a fuller, three-dimensional effect. And along with some challenging models such as a rockhopper penguin, we will be folding with funny money!

Instructor Dori Melowicz
Recommended age 9-14
Tuition: $30 Non-Members / $27 Members (includes all materials)

Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 5-7 PM

CANCELED

Paper Engineering

In this class we will learn the engineering techniques of Pop-Up construction. We'll put together a sampler book with shapes using basic Pop-Up mechanics, and some pre-printed color templates. (Cutting with adult scissors will be a needed skill.)

Instructor Dori Melowicz
Recommended age 10-14
Tuition: $30 Non-Members / $27 Members (includes all materials)

Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 5-7 PM


Modular Origami

Modular origami is a method using two or more sheets of paper folded into multiple units used to build complex structures. We will construct geometric and artistic models using unique colors and patterns to enhance the design element.

Instructor Dori Melowicz
Recommended age 10-14
Tuition: $30 Non-Members / $27 Members (includes all materials)

Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 5-7 PM

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