Animal Art (Ages 4 – 6)

830 Animal Art
Students will explore how artists of past and present have used animals to inspire them, and see how animals inspire us. Experiment with a variety of materials including drawing, painting, sculpture, pastel, watercolor and acrylics. Paint a cat in the style of Paul Klee; sculpt Oaxacan-style clay animals; or make an African inspired papier-mâché mask.  Join the fun, meet new friends […]

Art & Craft Sampler (Ages 5 – 9)

938A-938D Art and Craft Sampler

Age: 5–9 (Parents/caregivers are welcome to stay)
Tuition: $20; members: $15 per session
Instructor: Sarah DeWire
Time: 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

838A January 24 – Drawing
838B February 7 – Painting
838C February 21 – Sculpting
838D March 7 – Collage

Students refine their skills or get introduced to a variety of techniques and materials, from collage and sculpting to paints and pastels.   Art fundamentals will be covered in […]

The Art of Glass Fusing Workshop with Rion Hoffmann

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The Art of Glass Fusing Workshop with Rion Hoffmann
Learn the fun and fascinating art of glass fusing. Participants  design and create several pieces of art and/or jewelry from a variety of colors, shapes and sizes of fusible glass.  The instructor will show you how to cut and break glass safely and provide insight into glass types, compatibility, technique, firing temperatures and the different styles […]

Author, Illustrate, Animate (Ages 4 – 6)

Author, Illustrate, Animate
Let your imagination run wild! Make up your own characters and story and then bring it all to life through drawing, painting, sculpting, book art and photography. You’ll learn all about storytelling, page layout, design and narrated animation. 
WINTER – 826


Beginner/Intermediate Watercolor with Lena Shiffman

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Beginner/Intermediate Watercolor with Lena Shiffman
This is a fun and relaxed class designed for students of all levels.  There’s no need to be afraid if you are a beginner. All students can work at their own pace and receive individual instruction.  Learn basic through advanced techniques using washes, controlled edges, glazing, expressive brush strokes and corrections  to take your talents to a whole new level. […]

ColorWorks! (Ages 7 – 10)

Explore the power of color! Painter Vasily Kandinsky said “color is the keyboard . . . and the artist is the hand that plays.”  Learn the fundamentals of color and experiment with different types of media such as paint, pastels, watercolor, clay, and fabric arts. 


Comics, Manga, Animé (Ages 7 – 15)

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Comics, Manga, Animé
POW! WHAM! BAP! This action-packed comics class covers everything from Daredevil to Dragon Ball Z. Learn how to draw classic comics and Japanese Manga and Animé. Games, trivia and much more will make you feel like a superhero! 

WINTER – 810


SPRING – 710

Design, Sculpt, Build (Ages 8 – 12)

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Design, Sculpt, Build
Take inspiration from the world around you and create cool two- and three-dimensional art. Discover what you can do with paint, clay, wood, wire, plaster and paper. There are no limits to what you can create in this class! 

WINTER– 846 (Session 1)


WINTER– 846 (Session 2)



Drawing: Ink, Charcoal, Graphite with Eric Rhinehart

Drawing: Ink, Charcoal, Graphite with Eric Rhinehart
This course is a drawing exploration with an emphasis on gesture and form. Students will establish a comfort with form, movement and composition. The sessions include liberating exercises that provide the basis for further creative pursuits. Work in various media with still life and figure study. Model fee will be collected by the instructor.

Materials list:
19 x 24 newsprint pad, drawing […]

Drawing & Painting for Teens (Ages 14 – 17)

Drawing & Painting for Teens
Here’s a terrific class for teens interested in learning how to draw or building upon their skills. Discover how to draw and paint from observation using the fundamental elements of design: line, color, form, texture, shape, value and scale. Learn tips and tricks, and experiment with dry and wet media such as pencil, charcoal, pastels, ink, and acrylics. 
FALL – 908