Weekly workshops (Afterschool, Homeschool & Parent & Me) are taught in seasonal sessions throughout the school year. Session length depends on the season/holidays. All weekly sessions conclude with a portfolio review of the session, where each artist selects one work of art to be featured at the end of the year art show. Your artist will pick one work of art from EACH SESSION he or she attends.
Fall Session: September 8- November 23
Holiday Session: Various 3-week sessions & one-time workshops throughout the month of December!
Winter Session will begin Jan 2nd
10% family discount on 2nd (+each additional) artist
Annual Studio fee $30/artist or $50/family
ART EXPLORERS "PARENT & ME"
18 Months- 5 Years
A one-hour weekly "Parent & Me" art group. This group has a monthly theme with new weekly creative projects, painting centers, stories & activities. Artists & their adults will explore creative centers around the studio at their own pace that identify/explore colors, lines, textures, and shapes. Artists will participate in opening circle-time with a related story & activity. This group is no longer a drop-in & requires registration. Art Explorers will also now be featured in our end-of-year art show. (Saturday AM monthly workshop option as well)
Pre-K 4 & 5 Years Old
A one-hour weekly "drop off" Pre-K level workshop. This group is all about exploring the arts & working independently on developing/refining fine motor art skills. Children will explore colors, lines, textures, and shapes. Artists will participate in many exploratory art activities/projects, learn art-related songs and participate in artistic creativity-building games. May include art storytime and art center discovery time. This group requires registration.
A one-hour weekly group workshop that focuses on the exploration of color, line, texture, and shape. Artists will explore the basic elements of art through art production, experimentation, cooperative groups, & stories. Artists will explore different styles of art, experiment & be introduced to a variety of media & techniques. (Drawing, painting, sculpture & printing/college )
A one-hour weekly workshop intended to continue the exploration of the elements of art. Artists will move a step further by learning to identify these elements in works of art & apply these elements to their own art. Artist will use a variety of materials & techniques such as drawing, painting, clay, sculpting, and printing. Artists will begin to make creative choices & risks in their art.
A one-hour weekly workshop for students sixth grade & up that expands even further on the exploration, identification, and inclusion of art elements & principles of design. Students will continue to learn new techniques & continue improving artistic skills. Students will use media/techniques including drawing, painting, sculpt/clay, & printmaking. Artists will constructively critique their artwork as well as fellow artists' artwork. Artists may request to work on a specific artistic interest. We will continue experimenting taking creative risks.
** PLEASE NOTE: GROUP PROJECTS ARE CREATED BASED ON THE COLLABORATED INTERESTS OF EACH GROUP. EACH GROUP CAN/WILL BE WORKING ON A DIFFERENT PROJECT, OR DIFFERENT STEPS OF A PROJECT DEPENDING ON THE SCHEDULE AND THE PROJECT. THEREFORE, "MAKE-UPS" ARE UNFORTUNATELY NOT OFFERED DUE TO KEEPING GROUPS CONSISTENT & ORGANIZED FOR BOTH THE INSTRUCTOR AND THE ARTISTS. IF YOU NEED TO SWITCH A DAY DUE TO A SCHEDULE CHANGE, YOU MAY MOVE TO A NEW DAY AND TIME MID-SESSION (IF SPACE AVAILABLE) BUT YOU MUST CONTINUE IN THAT GROUP FOR THE REST OF THE SESSION.