kidsclasses

Children and Teen Classes

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

Spring/Summer 2015

STUDIO ART CLASSES

July/August

WATERCOLOR AND PAINTING FUN
Ages 6–12
Meets 5 times
K11| Monday–Friday, August 3–7
1:00–3:00 p.m.
Instructor: Ginger Mimmo Rohlfing
$145 ($135 members)

Discover the fun of creating art by using water and color! Make vivid and unique pieces with mixed media of watercolor, oil pastel resist, and ink and dyes. Students will also gain an understanding of various tools and materials.

DRAWING AND PAINTING FOR TEENS
Ages 13 and up
Meets 5 times
K12A | Monday–Friday, August 10–14
3:00–5:00 p.m.
K12B | Monday–Friday, August 17–21   CANCELLED
3:00–5:00 p.m.
Instructor: Ginger Mimmo Rohlfing
$145 ($135 members)

Students will develop color mixing, drawing, texture and compositional skills as they incorporate new techniques in their work. Each student will complete finished paintings and drawings from observation. Landscapes, figurative compositions and still life will be the main focus as students explore their self-expression.

EDU_OzPictureTHEATER HORIZON SUMMER CAMP AT WOODMERE
Ages 7–11
Meets 5 times
K13 | Monday–Friday, August 24–28
9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Instructor: Theatre Horizon
$195 ($185 members)

Young actors and actresses spend a week working as an ensemble to create an original play full of drama, comedy, suspense and one-of-a-kind characters. Campers are guided through playwriting basics and fun improvisation games by professional teaching artists. This week, campers will be inspired by a time machine  (the Imaginarium) that can steer to the distant past or the far-off future. The Wild West, Mars in the year 2047, – where we end up, only YOU know!

 

Fall 2015

 

In the Galleries

Artmaking and Storytelling
Ages 3–5 with adult
First Sundays, October 4, November 1, December 6
11:00 a.m.–noon
FREE

Introduce your children to the enjoyment of art through stories and artmaking fun. Children explore color, pattern, shape, form, stories, poetry and more — all while viewing works of art from Woodmere Art Museum’s collection. Accompanying adult required.

Studio Art Classes

Painting and Drawing Fun
Ages 7–12
Meets 4 times
K1A Tuesdays, October 6–27
K1B Tuesdays, November 10–December 1
4:30–6:00 p.m.
Instructor: Ginger Mimmo-Rohlfing
$115 ($95 members)

Students explore fun and interesting ways to paint and draw using a variety of mediums. Works of art will be inspired by nature and their imaginations. They will mix colors, paint with acrylics, watercolor, oil pastels, draw with charcoal, colored pencils and collage a variety of papers and materials. Lots of individual attention will help each budding artist develop their own personal expression.

Art and Animals

Ages 6–12
Meets 4 times
K2 Wednesdays, October 7–28
4:30–6:00 p.m.
Instructor: TBA
$115 ($95 members)

What animals intrigue you the most? Explore your wild side and create kites, sculptures and paintings using animal, bird, sea creature, insects and dragon imagery. A fun way to spend the afternoon!

Making Magical Places

Ages 6–12
Meets 4 times
K3 Saturdays, October 3–24
10:00 a.m.–noon
Instructor: Martha Conklin
$120 ($100 members)

Imagine the possibilities with two and three dimensional projects that create special magical places. Will use paint, papier mâché, clay and all sorts of fun materials to build, design, color, paint and draw unique places and creatures from your imagination.

Learning Animation

Ages 8–13
Meets 4 times
K4 Saturdays, October 3–24
1:00–3:00 p.m.
Instructor: John Serpentelli
$120 ($100 members)

Learn the art of animation. Discover how to develop a sequence of images that create an illusion of movement. Explore character animation, timing and pacing of movement. Design your own animated digital movie. Have it on a CD to be viewed by many.