YOUTH ART CLASSES
Jan 8 - March 3 PDF 8-week art session; $120.
Gift certificates available for purchase at the studio.
Art classes run once a week for 1-1/2 hours
Some classes available for 4 week sessions; $65
DIGITAL ART is created with a combination of sketching, drawing and painting using a digital drawing tablet in addition to traditional art materials such as pencil and paper. Skills learned include composing an image, storytelling, sketching, and rendering in color. Please bring a flash drive to save your work. Full sessions only.
Digital Art – limit 8; –Inst. Scott Little
Learn how to create characters, creatures and concept art using a Wacom tablet and Photoshop, scanning your art or drawing directly on the computer to complete your image.
MON 5:30-7:00pm Ages 11-17
TUES 5:30-7:00pm Ages 11-17
THURS 5:30-7:00pm Ages 11-17
SAT 11:00-12:30 Ages 11-17
Draw Manga - limit 8
Learn to draw manga and comics characters, animals & scenes! Use pens, colored pencils and art markers; or, explore drawing on the computer. Learn Japanese comics from an instructor who lived and taught in Japan.
–Inst. Susan Sieber
TUES 4-5:30pm Age 9 & up Runs concurrently with “Animation Studio”
WED 5:30-7pm Age 11 & up
Animation Studio – limit 6
Draw and animate your original characters on the computer. Use an iMac, Wacom tablet & Adobe Photoshop. Try Japanese anime or Western style animation, and learn character design and storyboarding. See previous student animations on YouTube – Inst. Susan Sieber
TUES 4-5:30pm Age 9 & up Runs concurrently with “Draw Manga”
YOUNG ARTISTS classes are designed for ages 4 to 8, to help develop fine motor skills and enjoy creating art. Explore a variety of mediums and build skills. Classes are divided by age to allow instructors to focus on appropriate developmental skills. Full or half sessions available.
CREATIVE CHOICE classes provide guided studio time for ages 8 & up. These classes focus on developing skills in 2D art forms, such as drawing, painting, collage and mixed media. Skills learned include drawing, painting, and designing. These studio-style class are open for exploration - the young artists choose their own subjects matter and media. Full or half sessions available.
Creative Choice - age 8+
Choose to draw, paint, and explore! Student selects subject matter and media - explore creating art with oils, acrylics, watercolor, colored pencil, charcoal, pastels & more. Students are challenged according to ability, and work in an open studio format. -Inst. Therese Wiser
$120 for 8 week session; $65 for 4 weeks
Ages 8-12/13-17; grouped by age; 8 week session
Creative Choice Family - ages 8 & up with family member
Paint & draw with adult family member. Work side-by-side to paint, draw, and create your individual artwork.
WED 5:30-7pm Wiser $190 per pair/8 weeks
DRAWING & PAINTING use art tools to create artwork on paper or canvas, or using mixed media. Skills learned include shading, color choices, and composition. These classes are more structured, and focus on building skills from a basic or intermediate level to an advanced level.
Mixed Media & More - $5 mat. fee.
Learn to assemble scenes in mini shadowboxes, create unique journaling projects/collages, and explore mixed-media techniques. Use specialty paper, custom cutouts, acrylic paint & more.
Age 12 to adult. -Inst. Jennifer Lilliebridge
Draw Manga - limit 8
Learn to draw manga/anime original characters, animals, creatures, and scenes from an instructor who lived in Japan! Design original characters and scenes; use marker, colored pencil, or watercolor to finish them.
–Inst. Susan Sieber
TUES 4-5:30pm Age 9 & up; Runs concurrently with “Animation Studio” - OPEN
WED 5:30-7pm Age 11 & up - FULL
Draw Anime Characters
Learn to draw your favorite anime heroes and more. Instructor will teach you how to draw in the style of Pokemon, Super Smash Bros, My Little Pony & more.
WED 5:30-7pm Age 8-11 -Inst. Erica Mills
Create your own fantasy realm in this amazing class. Learn to draw and paint dragons, elves, castles, and landscapes. Explore your choice of acrylics, oils, watercolor, colored pencils or Copic markers.
THURS 4-5:30pm Ages 8-12/13-17; grouped by age -Inst. Scott Little
Develop your personal artistic style! Explore your art with the tools the professionals use: graphite, Prismacolor pencils, and Copic markers. -Inst. Janet Balboa
THURS 4-5:30pm Age 13-17
Explore drawing and painting dragons, phoenixes, unicorns and more. Use markers, pencil & watercolors.
-Inst. Erica Mills
FRI 4:00-5:30pm Age 11 & up
For more drawing/painting classes, also see: Creative Choice
3D ART includes clay, polymer clay, paper mache, fiber art & more. Skills learned vary from sculpting, glazing and figure painting to sewing, layering, and mixed media techniques.