Spring Studio / Children & Youth

All materials provided for children’s classes unless otherwise specified.

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 (No class 4/14 or 5/26)
Members $10 / Public $12 per class
Members $8 / Public $10 per class when you sign up for 4 or more

Earth Day Crafts with Jamie Jackson
Students celebrate Earth Day by making nature-themed crafts like paper flowers, bark rubbings and more.
Monday, April 21, 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Edible Sculptures with Serena Bates
Children explore form by creating buildings, bridges, and other structures using only toothpicks, grapes and marshmallows.
Monday, April 28, 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Stenciling & Stamping with Annette Womack
Students explore impression-making on paper using chalk pastel, toothbrushes, and non-traditional stamps.
Monday, May 5, 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Mixed Media Collages witjh Annette Womack
Students hone their fine motor skills by cutting, crumpling, and gluing various types of papers into a finished collage.
Monday, May 12, 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Yoga & Art with Katie Ziskind
Students take a creative adventure with their whole bodies by making an animal mask and then moving as the animals do through yoga.
Monday, May 19, 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Watercolors with Gretchen Lally
Children learn about color mixing and design while exploring the medium of watercolor.
Monday, June 2, 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Hooray for Fish! with Gretchen Lally
Children discover their unique style and creativity while listening to a story about a one-of-kind fish, and then creating their own fish using paint and mixed media.
Monday, June 9, 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Clay is the Way with Annette Womack
Children learn to create with clay made from common household products such as paper and baking soda.
Monday, June 16, 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 (No class 4/15)
Members $15 / Public $17 per class
Members $13 / Public $15 per class when you sign up for 4 or more

Recycled Material Sculptures with Hilary Opperman
Children celebrate Earth Day by making works of art out of recycled and reclaimed materials. Students are encouraged to bring any reusable or natural materials from home that they may want to use for the project.
Tuesday, April 22, 4:15pm – 5:45pm

Gelatin Prints with Annette Womack
Students try out printmaking using a gelatin plate, brayers, paints, natural materials and more.
Tuesday, April 29, 4:15pm – 5:45pm

Clay is the Way witth Annette Womack
Children learn to make clay out of common household products like paper and baking soda, and then they create with it!
Tuesday, May 6, 4:15pm – 5:45pm

Hooray for Fish! with Gretchen Lally
Students discover their artistic style and creativity while reading a story about a unique fish, and then creating fish of their own using mixed media.
Tuesday, May 13, 4:15pm – 5:45pm

Watercolor Techniques with Gretchen Lally
Children learn about color mixing and design while exploring the medium of watercolor.
Tuesday, May 20, 4:15pm – 5:45pm

Surrealistic Animals with Jamie Jackson
Students work on their drawing and collaging skills to create animals from their imaginations.
Tuesday, May 27, 4:15pm – 5:45pm

Shadow Puppets with Alex Trachishin
Children make puppets out of paper and create stories for their puppets to act out.
Tuesday, June 3, 4:15pm – 5:45pm

Photography with Brenda de los Santos
Children practice shooting and composing pictures through a variety of fun exercises. A digital camera should be brought to class.
Tuesday, June 10, 4:15pm – 5:45pm

Ages 8 – 12

Drawing & Painting Fundamentals with Lisa Lyman Adams

Working from imagination and source material, young artists strengthen their skills in drawing and paint application. Basic perspective, composition, line and form, and positive-negative spatial relationships will be covered.

Wednesdays, 4:30pm – 6pm
April 2 – May 7 (No class 4/16)
Members $90 / Public $105

3-D Explorations with Annette Womack

Students learn to work with various types of media and techniques, including clay, weaving, papier-mâché, printmaking and more.

Wednesdays, 4:30pm – 6pm
May 14 – June 11
Members $90 / Public $105