Youth Courses

Capturing the Live Model: Intro to Figure Drawing for Teens ages 14-18

  Capturing the Live Model: Intro to Figure Drawing for Teens ages 14-18 This course is ideal for any student interested in fine arts, animation, illustration or fashion design. Students will work from a live model to learn basic anatomy, movement, and … Continue reading

Drawing Basics I: Essential drawing elements for teens ages 14-18

  Drawing Basics I: Essential Drawing Elements for Teens Ages 14-18 Drawing is an essential component in all visual arts. This program is designed for students who wish to improve their drawing skills. Using graphite (and other drawing materials), fundamental … Continue reading

Character Building: Learning Leadership Skills Through Drama for youth ages 9-13

  Character Building: Learning Leadership Skills Through Drama for youth ages 9-13 Every actor has one thing in common: When creating a character, we always begin with ourselves. We may add some things or take away others but we start … Continue reading

Prints, Plates and Presses

  Prints, Plates and Presses: Printmaking techniques and printing methods for teens ages 14-18 This course provides a thorough introduction to the techniques of printmaking using linoleum cut, mono-print, blind embossing and dry point methods. Students will create multiple print … Continue reading

Awesome Prints

  Awesome Prints: Introduction to printmaking for youth ages 9-13 Students will learn how to create print images and explore printing methods by hand and on the printing press. Classes will include the basics of relief, mono-print, and stamping. Through … Continue reading

Small Hands, Big Prints

  Small Hands, Big Prints: Printmaking by hand for children ages 5 – 8 Does your child like to get their hands dirty? Students will learn the basic techniques of printing by hand and the tools of great art using … Continue reading

Writing for Stage, Screen or Print

  Writing for Stage, Screen or Print: Essential literary skills for teens ages 14-18 This class is designed for young writers looking for guidance and techniques to further develop their writing skills. Students will explore different genres or writing styles … Continue reading

The Mighty Pencil

  The Mighty Pencil: An Introduction to cartooning techniques for youth ages 9 – 13 This class is for budding artists who admire the craft of cartoonists and animation artists. Students will study the basics of shape, perspective, composition and … Continue reading

Doodle, Doodle, Draw

  Doodle, Doodle, Draw: An Introduction to the basics of drawing for children ages 5 – 8 Is your child a doodler with a big imagination? Students will learn the basics of drawing through the exploration of line, texture, composition … Continue reading

Youth Art Classes

Kids Art Classes Click on individual course for information on how to enroll. The Mighty Pencil: An Introduction to essential drawing techniques for youth ages 9 – 13 Friday evenings 5:00 – 6:30pm October 23, 30, November 6, 13, 20, … Continue reading