Youth Art CLasses

Early Fall, Fall, and Winter Sessions:

Early Fall: September 7th - October 16th (6 Weeks)
Fall: October 18th - December 18th (8 Weeks)
Winter: January 3rd - February 26th (8 Weeks)

Mondays

Virtual Youth Draw and Paint (Ages 5-8)

Days & Times:
Mondays - 1pm-2pm
Level:
Ages 5-8
Location:
Online
Instructor:

This beginners course for little learners is an introduction to drawing and painting materials. Through guided drawing lessons, students will create in their own style and at their own developmental level. Mediums used are pencils, crayons, colored pencil, markers, watercolor paints, and tempera paints. Subjects include portraits, animals in landscapes, and fun abstracts. Youth Draw and Paint is a great experience for young artists to learn the building blocks of art.

Virtual Youth Draw and Paint (Ages 9-12)

Days & Times:
Mondays - 2pm-3pm
Level:
Ages 9-12
Location:
Online
Instructor:

This course provides an in-depth study to drawing and painting materials. The seven elements of art will be covered in the following subjects: portraits, one-point perspectives, animals in landscapes, and abstracts. Mediums used are pencils, watercolor, watercolor paper, sharpies, markers, and colored pencils. Youth Draw and Paint is a great experience for young artists wishing to develop their drawing skills.

Youth Draw and Paint (Ages 9-12)

Days & Times:
Mondays - 4:30pm-6:30pm
Level:
Ages 9-12
Location:
Studio A
Instructor:

This course provides an in-depth study to drawing and painting materials. The seven elements of art will be covered in the following subjects: portraits, one-point perspectives, animals in landscapes, and abstracts. Mediums used are pencils, watercolor, sharpies, alcohol ink markers, colored pencils, and acrylic paints. Instilling good habits in young artist, students will create a portfolio the first day of class that will be sent home full of their artwork on the last day. Youth Draw and Paint is a great experience for young artists with their eyes on BAK.

Art School Prep

Days & Times:
Mondays - 5pm-7pm
Level:
Ages 9-16
Location:
Studio B
Instructor:

Designed to prepare students for the BAK & Dreyfoos auditions. Students will learn advanced techniques in still life drawing and construction techniques for paper sculptures. This course is exceptional for young artists wishing to hone their skills to become a better artist.

Preparing for Art School Auditions

Days & Times:
Monday - 3pm-4:45pm
Level:
All Levels Welcome
Location:
Studio B
Instructor:

Designed to prepare students for the BAK & Dreyfoos auditions. Students will learn advanced techniques in still life drawing and construction techniques for paper sculptures. This course is exceptional for young artists wishing to hone their skills to become a better artist. Ages 9+

Tuesdays

Teen Draw and Paint

Days & Times:
Tuesday - 3:00pm-4:45pm
Level:
All Levels
Location:
Studio B
Instructor:

Students will supplement their academic career with skill building projects in ink, graphite, color pencil, watercolor and acrylic paint. Each project will emphasize the fundamentals of Art and Design. Students will work from direct observation, their imagination and develop conceptual designs. Students will learn to document their work and will need access to either a cell phone or digital camera.

Fall 2021: Nov. 2nd-Dec. 15th No class on 11/9/21 and 11/23/21 – 5 weeks.

Youth Art and Percussion

Days & Times:
Tuesdays - 10am-11am
Level:
Ages 2-5
Location:
Studio A
Instructor:

This fun class for 2-5 year olds with their parents, grandparents, and caregivers will give both the children and adults a chance to explore a variety of art experiences in a relaxed art space. These young artists will experience new instruments, improve fine motor skills, and work together in a classroom setting.

Youth Draw and Paint (Ages 5-8)

Days & Times:
Tuesdays - 4:30pm-6:30pm
Level:
Ages 5-8
Location:
Studio A
Instructor:

This beginner course for little learners is an introduction to drawing and painting materials. Through guided drawing lessons, students will create in their own style and at their own developmental level. Mediums used are pencils, crayons, colored pencils, markers, watercolor paints, and tempera paints. Subjects include portraits, animals in landscapes, and fun abstracts. Instilling good habits in young artists, students will create a portfolio the first day of class that will be sent home full of their artwork on the last day. Youth Draw and Paint is a great experience for young artists to learn the building blocks of art.

Teen Figure Drawing

Days & Times:
Tuesdays - 5pm-7pm
Level:
Ages 10+
Location:
Studio B
Instructor:

Working from direct observation with a live clothed model students will learn how to draw the figure in space. Starting with a foundation of proportions and basic skeletal anatomy students will practice their skills of observation by repetition of gesture, blind contour, and longer timed poses using a variety of drawing materials including graphite, grease pencil, color pencil, chalk pastel and ink on newsprint, Manila paper, colored paper and watercolor paper. Students will learn to document their work in class and will need access to either a cell phone or digital camera.

Fall 2021: Nov. 6th-Dec. 14th. No class on 11/23/21 for Thanksgiving break. 

Wednesdays

Youth Clay

Days & Times:
Wednesdays - 4:30pm-6:30pm
Level:
Ages 7+
Location:
Studio E
Instructor:

Within this fun filled course students learn the fundamentals of building in clay. Instruction focuses on the various handbuilding techniques, glazing application, and firing methods.

Thursdays

No classes are currently scheduled for this day.

Fridays

Drawing, Painting, and Glitter…OH MY! (Ages 2-5)

Days & Times:
Fridays - 10am-11am
Level:
Ages 2-5
Location:
Studio A
Instructor:

This fun class for 2-5 year olds with their parents, grandparents, and caregivers will give both the children and adults a chance to explore a variety of art experiences in a relaxed art space. This is the perfect class to create all those amazing art projects without having to clean up the mess afterwards at home. These young artists will experience new textures, improve fine motor skills, and work together in a classroom setting. Each week, the young artists will create a new project, gaining confidence and self-esteem in becoming a skilled artist.

Art for the Homeschooled

Days & Times:
Fridays - 12pm-2pm
Level:
Ages 5-10
Location:
Studio A
Instructor:

Students will learn the foundations of world cultures and history, while exploring various media and real-world skills. Self-expression and storytelling will be formed through understandings of art concepts and mastery of tool use. Each class students will complete a creative project based on personal interest related to a weekly theme. Mediums used are pencils, pastels, chalk pastels, colored pencil, markers, crayons, tempera, and acrylic paints. Students will complete a new project each week.

Saturdays

No classes are currently scheduled for this day.