WINTER SEMESTER 2022

Kid In-Person Classes

4736 Art Explorations (ages 5–7)
Instructor: Dawn Noonan
Mondays, 3:30–5 PM
Learn the fundamentals of artmaking propecia 5mg. online in this fun, multi-media class. Explore a variety of materials while creating fabulous drawings, paintings, and sculptures. Please bring a smock or wear play clothes.
10 sessions: 1/10–3/14
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $37

4747 Art Fun-damentals! (ages 8–11)
Instructor: Alicia Cotter
Mondays, 4–5:30 PM
Study the elements of art and the creative process in this hands-on, multi–media class. Learn about art fundamentals order female viagra such as line, shape, composition, and color. Students will explore a variety of materials including graphite, charcoal, pastel, paint, and more.
10 sessions: 1/10–3/14
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $37

4643 Inspired by the Masters (ages 6–9)
Instructor: Emily Cross
Mondays, 4–5:30 PM
Get inspired by some of the greatest art throughout history in this hands-on, multimedia class. From ancient cave paintings all the way to modern-day masterpieces, students will explore a variety of media generic levitra price through projects influenced by famous works of art. Lessons will include pieces inspired by Claude Monet, Yayoi Kusama, Faith Ringgold, and many more!
10 sessions: 1/10–3/14
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $37

4754 NEW! Creative Jewelry Techniques (ages 10–13)
Instructor: Shelley Rosen Howard
Mondays, 4–6 PM
This class will focus on a variety of alternative materials for jewelry making, incorporated with traditional beading, wire-wrapping, and other techniques. Students will create beads and shapes with polymer clay, Egyptian Paste (faience), recycled newspaper, and other paper materials. Once the beads and forms are complete, students learn how to complete bracelets and necklaces using several types of hooks and fasteners.
10 sessions: 1/10–3/14
Tuition: member $305, non-member $335
Materials fee: $47

4724 Explorations in Watercolor (ages 10–14)
Instructor: Traci Zaretzka
Mondays, 4–6 PM
Come and explore the possibilities of this vibrant and versatile medium. Learn various painting techniques, how to make textures in watercolor using a variety of materials, and how to layer and blend color to create luminosity. Students can reproduce the painting demonstrated in class or work from their own sketch or photo reference. Individual attention will be emphasized.
5 sessions: 2/14–3/14
Tuition: member $165, non-member $175

4737 Explore Drawing & Painting (ages 6–9)
Instructor: Dawn Noonan
Mondays, 5:30–6:30 PM
Explore the principles of drawing and painting in this hands-on, multi-media class. Learn about 2D fundamentals such as line, shape, composition, and color. Students will explore a variety of materials including graphite, charcoal, pastel, paint, and more. Please bring a smock or wear play clothes.
10 sessions: 1/10–3/14
Tuition: member $225, non-member $245
Materials fee: $32

4610 Clay Critters (ages 5–7)
Instructor: Katie Truk
Tuesdays, 4–5:30 PM
Does your child like getting their hands dirty and love animals? This is their class! Working with clay will strengthen your child’s understanding of gravity, science, and nature—plus it is super fun! Different sculptural methods will be introduced as we recreate our favorite members of the animal kingdom; a wonderful way to have fun and learn about animal anatomy.
10 sessions: 1/11–3/15
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $47

4748 Draw Your Art Out! (ages 7–9)
Instructor: Alicia Cotter
Tuesdays, 4–5:30 PM
Dive into drawing in this fun and dynamic class! Explore new drawing techniques in a variety of black & white and color media such as pencil, charcoal, and pastel. Learn core principles like how to use light and shadow to make your drawings pop, proportions, blending colors, and more.
10 sessions: 1/11–3/15
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $37

4614 Art Sampler (ages 5–7)
Instructor: Katie Truk
Wednesdays, 3:30–5 PM
We feature various media such as drawing, painting, ceramics, and sculpture. Beginning artists try different artistic expressions or strengthen existing foundations, allowing for experimentation and growth. Each session has a different method or combination, so repeat students are welcome.
10 sessions: 1/12–3/16
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $37

4756 Experimenting with Art: the Next Level (ages 9–12)
Instructor: Shelley Rosen Howard
Wednesdays, 4–5:30 PM
Do you enjoy all aspects of art such as painting, drawing, clay, design, collage, pastels, and more? This is the class for you! Explore many different art mediums to build on current knowledge and refine techniques. This class is perfect for students who are ready to graduate from our popular art sampler classes for the younger age groups.
10 sessions: 1/12–3/16
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $37

4716 Creative Ceramics (ages 10–15)
Instructor: Lisette Bedoya
Wednesdays, 4–6 PM
Call it a clay day! Gain a solid foundation for wheel-throwing, and learn handbuilding techniques such as slab, pich, and sculpture. Glaze and texture ceramics in this inspiring atmosphere as well. Class time has been extended to two hours to give students extra time on their creations.
10 sessions: 1/12–3/16
Tuition: member $305, non-member $335
Materials fee: $47

4738 Polymer Clay All Day! (ages 10–15)
Instructor: Dawn Noonan
Wednesdays, 4–6 PM
Discover the creative possibilities that polymer clay has to offer. Students will learn basic techniques such as rolling, sculpting, baking, and gluing. Once those skills are mastered, students will move on to more advanced techniques such as forming canes, marbling effects, simulating textures, making frames, building miniature items, and creating faux stones. Projects will include charms, beads, jewelry, figurines, boxes, frames, and more.
10 sessions: 1/12–3/16
Tuition: member $305, non-member $335
Materials fee: $47

4615 Introduction to Drawing & Painting (ages 6–9)
Instructor: Katie Truk
Wednesdays, 5:30–6:30 PM
Is your child fascinated by drawing and painting? We teach the fundamentals of composition and perspective through still lifes and photographic sources, while broadening techniques and creativity. Explore color, shading, texture, and most importantly, imagination! Repeat students are welcome.
10 sessions: 1/12–3/16
Tuition: member $225, non-member $245
Materials fee: $32

4660 Fantasy Genre Drawing (ages 9–16)
Instructor: Doug Baron
Wednesdays, 6–8 PM
Are you a fan of fantasy fiction, films, and anime? Join Doug Baron on a fantastic journey with popular characters from Harry Potter, The Lord of the Rings, Fullmetal Alchemist, and more. Learn how to draw fantasy classics such as dragons, unicorns, and other mythical creatures. Students will work in a variety of media such as acrylic paint, India ink, charcoal, and pastel.
10 sessions: 1/12–3/16
Tuition: member $305, non-member $335
Materials fee: $37

4678 Hooray for Clay! (ages 6–9)
Instructor: Melissa Krishnamurthy
Thursdays, 4–5:30 PM
Do you like to be creative and get messy? Then let’s create with clay! Students will learn handbuilding techniques such as pinch-pots, coil, press-mold, and slabs to build fun projects. Projects will change each session, so repeat students are welcome.
10 sessions: 1/13–3/17
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $47

4757 Introduction to the Pottery Wheel (ages 9–12)
Instructor: Shelley Rosen Howard
Thursdays, 4–5:30 PM
Take the wheel in this introductory thrown-pottery class. Explore basic wheel-throwing techniques such as centering, opening, pulling, and shaping clay. Students will learn how to make functional forms such as bowls and mugs and will also learn how to decorate and glaze their pieces to finish them.
10 sessions: 1/13–3/17
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $47

4630 Fundamentals of Drawing & Painting (ages 11–13)
Instructor: Andrea Gianchiglia
Thursdays, 4–5:30 PM
Build a foundation! Study composition, perspective, proportion, color theory, and values while creating still lifes, landscapes, portraiture, figure drawing, and more. Talk about art concepts with demonstrations and step-by-step lessons to gain an understanding of what makes strong drawings and paintings. Materials fee covers cost of model.
10 sessions: 1/13–3/17
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $37

4749 Paint Your Art Out! (ages 7–9)
Instructor: Alicia Cotter
Thursdays, 4–5:30 PM
Dive into painting in this fun and dynamic class! Explore new techniques and subject matters in both acrylic and watercolor paints. Learn about the color wheel, light and shadow, blending colors, and more!
10 sessions: 1/13–3/17
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $37

4739 Introduction to Jewelry Making (ages 10–13)
Instructor: Dawn Noonan
Thursdays, 4–6 PM
Learn three types of jewelry making in this exciting class: beading, polymer clay, and wire working. Students will learn how to create beautiful paper beads, colorful polymer clay creations, and manipulate wire into jewelry by bending, wrapping, and weaving it.
10 sessions: 1/13–3/17
Tuition: member $305, non-member $335
Materials fee: $37

4684 Comics, Cartoons & Anime Drawing (ages 9–16)
Instructor: Doug Baron
Fridays, 4–5:30 PM
Calling all comics, cartoons, and anime lovers! Explore drawing popular characters and work on simple and effective techniques for creating your own character concepts. Master a unique style of creating cartoon, anime, and comic art–and have fun!
10 sessions: 1/14–3/18
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $37

4742 The Art of Drawing (ages 11–13)
Instructor: Dawn Noonan
Saturdays, 10–11:30 AM
Draw with detail. Learn the fundamentals of drawing using graphite, charcoal powders, toned paper, and Conté pencil to explore topics and gain skills. In this relaxed class, learn key skills through in-depth demonstrations. Practice drawing different types of fabric texture and patterns as well as metallic and glass objects. Students will also draw a live, clothed model. Materials fee covers cost of model.
10 sessions: 1/15–3/19
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $37

4688 Drawing & Painting (ages 9–12)
Instructor: Stephen Yavorski
Saturdays, 10–11:30 AM
Raise the bar and reach the next level! Refine drawing and painting skills using charcoal, pastel, paint, and more through demonstrations, discussions, and individual attention. Explore the fundamentals of drawing and painting combined with imagination.
10 sessions: 1/15–3/19
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $37

4687 Cartoons & Anime Drawing (ages 7–10)
Instructor: Doug Baron
Saturdays, 10–11:30 AM
Are you a cartoon/anime/manga-lover? Create characters! Explore comic book and manga-style drawing from dynamic perspectives to classic anime/manga facial features. We draw popular characters and work on simple and effective techniques for drawing and creating concepts. Master a unique style of creating cartoon, anime, and comic art—and have fun!
10 sessions: 1/15–3/19
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $37

4633 Experimenting with Art (ages 6–9)
Instructor: Vanessa Lopez
Saturdays, 10–11:30 AM
If you love to experiment, come create one-of-a-kind pieces from papier-mâché, paint, pastel, clay, and collage! Projects are different every semester. Please bring a smock.
10 sessions: 1/15–3/19
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $37

4685/4686 Jump in the Mud (ages 10–15)
Instructor: Emily Cross
4685 Saturdays, 10 AM–12 PM
4686 Saturdays, 1–3 PM
Specialize in ceramics! Play with mud while you learn to make wheel-thrown bowls, mugs, and more in this introductory pottery class. After you throw, trim, and glaze your work, take home pottery you will be proud of!
10 sessions: 1/15–3/19
Tuition: member $305, non-member $335
Materials fee: $47

4691 Drawing & Painting the Next Steps (ages 9–12)
Instructor: Heidi SanFilippo
Saturdays, 12–1:30 PM
This class is for students looking to take the next step in developing their skills and artistic training. The first part of the class will focus on exercises in charcoal and graphite of various subjects (including drawing from clothed models) focusing on texture, form, proportion, and value. The second part of the class will focus on techniques of painting in acrylic including color theory, brush work, and styles of painting.
10 sessions: 1/15–3/19
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $37

4740 NEW! Hands-On Art History (ages 10–12)
Instructor: Dawn Noonan
Saturdays, 12–1:30 PM
Art History and Studio Art come together in this class to explore the artistic processes and concepts that have influenced the world. Following a timeline and working in various mediums, each class will include an exploration of an artistic process relevant to a specific time period and will include an introductory lecture and discussion of what prior knowledge students bring to the class. This course is a great introduction to Art History classes which may be taken into HS and beyond. Some materials provided.
10 sessions: 1/15–3/19
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $37

4634 Get in the Mix: Mixed Media and Beyond (ages 6–9)
Instructor: Vanessa Lopez
Saturdays, 12–1:30 PM
Mix things up and create unique and fun 2D and 3D works of art in this exciting class. Over the course of this class we will create artworks combining various media in each piece. Use paint, oil pastels, and paper to create a one of a kind collage or use papier mâché, paint, and more to create a unique sculpture. The possibilities are endless! All you need is your imagination and a smock.
10 sessions: 1/15–3/19
Tuition: member $285, non-member $315
Materials fee: $37

4638 Create Your Own Woodland Fantasy Treehouse (ages 6–11)
Instructor: Vanessa Lopez
Saturdays, 2–4 PM
Create your own woodland fantasy treehouse in this five-week class. Students will transform a large cardboard box using papier mâché into a tree-style house fit for a fairy or any fantasy woodland creature. Students will use a variety of media and natural materials create furniture, decorate the house, create a garden and more.
5 sessions: 1/15–2/12
Tuition: member $165, non-member $175
Materials fee: $42

4637 NEW! Design Your Own 3D Museum (ages 6–11)
Instructor: Vanessa Lopez
Saturdays, 2–4 PM
Create your own museum using cardboard, wood, paint, model magic, and more. Learn about art from different time periods and styles and create your own masterpieces to hang in your museum. Create a splatter painting like Jackson Pollock, learn about Surrealism with Magritte, create an Egyptian style self-portrait, and create unique sculptures like Jeff Koons. Students will also create furniture and “lighting” for their museum. We will hang images of famous artwork next to the images you create to build a truly unique museum!
5 sessions: 2/26–3/26
Tuition: member $160, non-member $170
Materials fee: $42

4635 Design & Decorate Your Own Dollhouse (ages 6–11)
Instructor: Vanessa Lopez
Sundays, 12:30–2:30 PM
Create your own modern dollhouse complete with furniture, wallpaper, and finishes using sturdy cardboard, wood, papier-mâché, paint, and so much more. Design and build furniture, add wallpaper, flooring, and tile. The possibilities are endless!
5 sessions: 1/16–2/13
Tuition: member $165, non-member $175
Materials fee: $42

4636 Design & Decorate Your Own Dollhouse: New Addition (ages 6–11)
Instructor: Vanessa Lopez
Sundays, 12:30–2:30 PM
Whether you have taken the original Dollhouses class and want to add an addition to your existing house, or are starting out new, this exciting class is for you! Students will transform a box into a three-room dollhouse with a patio. Students will use cardboard, fabric, wood, and more to create a fabulous dressing room/closet, a stunning art studio, and an outstanding office. Students do not have to have taken the original Dollhouses class to participate.
5 sessions: 2/27–3/27
Tuition: member $165, non-member $175
Materials fee: $42