Children’s Programs / Fall

Ages 3.5 – 5

Art ABC’s

Expose children to a variety of media and processes through projects that stimulate imagination and creativity. A different take-home project is explored each week.
Mondays, 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Members $10 / Public $12 per class
Members $8/ Public $10 when you sign up for 4 or more

Color Our World
Mary Addison
Children learn color-mixing skills while making paints from natural materials like mud, spices, and fruits.
Monday, November 3, 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Try to Resist It!
Gabrielle Robinson
Using crayons and oil pastels, children will draw on paper and then use watercolor over the entire surface to reveal the images underneath.
Monday, November 10, 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Painting with Sound
Annette Womack
Young artists move around the room to music while painting a collaborative art piece based on sound and motion. Paintbrushes with jingle bells add to the sensory experience.
Monday, November 17, 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Gretchen Lally
Students learn about repetition and pattern by tracing and arranging paper shapes, and by filling in the shapes with color.
Monday November 24, 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Ages 6 – 9

Art Explorers

Inspire your child’s imagination and interest in art with fun educational projects in drawing, painting, and mixed media. Students learn fundamental art concepts and art vocabulary. Tuesdays, 4:15pm – 5:45pm
Members $15 / Public $17 per class
Members $13 / Public $15 per class when you sign up for 4 or more

Moveable Mummies
Annette Womack
Children create wire and muslin mummies, and then practice their observation skills by positioning and sketching them in various poses – just in time for Halloween!
Tuesday, October 28, 4:15pm – 5:45pm

Brenda De Los Santos
Children practice composition through the camera lens using a variety of engaging exercises. A digital camera should be brought to class.
Tuesday, November 4, 4:15pm – 5:45pm

Paper, Paint & Poetry
Mary Addison
Children create personalized journals using paint marbleizing techniques, and then begin to fill the first pages with poems.
Tuesday, November 18, 4:15pm – 5:45pm

Ages 8 – 12

Drawing & Painting Fundamentals with Lisa Lyman Adams

Working from imagination, still lifes and source material, young artists strengthen their skills in drawing and paint application. Color theory, basic perspective, composition and form will be discussed and explored. Teacher encourages the development of each student’s unique style so that returning students may progress in their abilities.

Wednesdays, 4:30pm – 6pm
October 29 – November 19
Members $70 / Public $80