Children and Teen Classes

You may register for any of our Children and Teen classes and workshops online here.

Fall Art Classes 2014


First Fridays for Kids: Tiny Tots Storytime
Ages 3-5
K1 Fridays, October 3, November 7, and December 5
10:15 – 11:00 am
Instructor: Sarah Mitchell
$5 per child, per class; accompanying adults free

Young visitors and their grown-ups enjoy reading picture books in the galleries, followed by an art project. Come back each month to hear a new tale and make something special to take home!

Painting and Drawing Fun
Ages 7-12
K2A  Tuesdays, October 7-28
K2B  Tuesdays, November 11 – December 2
4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
$115 ($95 members)

Using a variety of drawing materials and paints, students create works inspired by nature, still life setups, and their own imaginations. In a fun and nurturing environment, students learn to use the materials of a professional artist: palette, brushes, canvas, and easels.

Painting and Drawing Fun
Ages 7-12
K3A  Wednesdays, October 8-29
K3B  Wednesdays, November 21 – December 10 (no class November 26)
4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
$160 ($140 members)

Lions and tigers and bears oh my! Dragons and griffins and birds and more! All kinds of animals and creatures will be the inspiration for creating imaginative masks, paintings, puppets and sculptures. Live in the world of let’s pretend and have fun exploring a variety of materials.

People, Places, and Faces
Ages 7-12
K4  Saturdays, October 11 – November 22 (no class October 25)
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Martha Conklin
$160 ($140 members)

Create works of art that express who you are, what you like, where you’re from and more! Students will explore themselves, their family, friends and favorite places in inventive ways with acrylic and watercolor paint, oil pastel, collage, drawing materials and more.

Creating a Graphic Novel
Ages 13 and up
K5  Saturdays, October 11 – November 22 (no class October 25)
1:00 - 3:00 pm
Instructor: Damon Reaves
$160 ($140 members)

Do you like comic books and graphic novels? Ever think about making your own? Now’s your chance to learn how! Through a series of fun activities and projects, learn the basics of comic book writing, character creation and page design. It all leads to the creation of your very own comic book or graphic novel!