FALL 2019

Oh! Canary classes resume for the fall season in September! Our morning classes start on September 15th and our afternoon classes begin the following week on September 23rd. All classes are designed with curiosity and love, and our teachers are all nurturing educators with deep respect for artistic development.

 
 
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The Toddler Collective: Ages 1.5 - 3

The Toddler Collective is a caretaker and child play group that will allow our youngest artists (ages 18 months- 3 years) to play in an environment of diverse art and sensory experiences.  Little ones will enjoy free range in the studio as they engage their senses and explore art materials alongside thier caretaker.  Sun 9:30 with Sarah, M 9:30 with Erin, W 9:30 with Jenn, & Fri 9:30 with Corinne. 6 Weeks, $150.

ADD EACH 6 WEEK* SESSION TO YOUR CART SEPARATELY.  Sign up for 2 sessions (12 weeks*) and use code "12weektoddler" at checkout for 10% off.   If it’s possible for you, try 12 weeks. It is amazing how much growth you’ll see in your child’s interactions with the materials!

*Sessions give or take a week due to holidays

 
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Play & Make: Ages 2.5 - 5

Play & Make is a great opportunity for you to enjoy art and play alongside your 2.5- 5 year old. During this hour, students will be welcomed by a diverse selection of art and sensory experiences for them to explore independently. Open play will be followed by a transition to the table where students and caretakers will engage in an open ended teacher-led project.  This is a great transition class between The Toddler Collective and Art Explorers!  Sun 11:15 with Carrie, M 11:15 with Erin, Th 9:30 with Jenn.  6 weeks, $168.

ADD EACH 6 WEEK* SESSION TO YOUR CART SEPARATELY.  Sign up for 2 sessions (12 weeks*) and use code "12weekplay&make" at checkout for 10% off.  If it’s possible for you, try 12 weeks. It is amazing how much growth you’ll see in your child’s interactions with the materials!

*Sessions give or take a week due to holidays

 
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Art Explorers: Ages 3 - 5

This drop off class is all about the process of making!  Young artists (3- 5 year olds) will engage in a plethora of terrific materials: clay, glue, beads, buttons, fabric.  We'll explore printing, painting, sculpting, cutting and gluing. Through these open- ended explorations, children will find joy in the artistic process and learn that their physical actions have visual consequences. T 10am + 2:00pm with Lacey, W 1:00pm with Lacey, Fr 11am with Corinne. 6 weeks, $180.

ADD EACH 6 WEEK* SESSION TO YOUR CART SEPARATELY.  Sign up for 2 sessions (12 weeks*) and use code "12weekartexplorers" at checkout for 10% off.  If it’s possible for you, try 12 weeks. It is amazing how much growth you’ll see in your child’s interactions with the materials!

*Sessions give or take a week due to holidays

 
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Process Art Lab: Ages 4-6

This process- oriented class places an emphasis on exploration, creativity, and imagination. We'll dive into lots of different open ended art experiences that will expand our understanding of what we can do with materials. We'll work 2-d and 3-d materials. We'll paint, collage, sprinkle, combine, attach, smoosh, smear, splat.. all the fun actions that can happen in our safe little art space that will cultivate innovation, creative confidence, and fun! Wed 3:45- 4:45pm with Lacey. 10 weeks $300.

 
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Drawing Club: Ages 7-10

In Drawing Club we’ll learn about traditional and unconventional ways of drawing. Students will advance their representational skills, and also gain a more diverse understanding of what drawing can be. We’ll observe and draw our bodies in motion and compose our own still life with charcoal and chalk pastel. We’ll work big and we’ll work small with many different drawing and painting media. This is a great course to continue with us, as projects will be varied from previous semesters and skill development will be customized to the group. Best for 2nd grader and up. Th. 4:00- 5:00pm with Lacey, 9 weeks $280.

 
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Fashion Workshop: Ages 5-10

It’s fashion design at Oh! Canary! During this 10- week course, our designers will explore inspiration through mood board creation, design an outfit for a wooden mannequin using fabrics and assemblage materials. We'll sketch fashion illustrations, and create wearable jewelry. Finally we’ll discuss the differences and similarities between fashion and costume and design/create life sized sound- suits inspired by Nick Cave. M 3:45- 4:45pm with Emma, 10 weeks $315

 
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Little Architects: Ages 6-9

In this 10- week class, elementary artists will design and build in three different units. First we’ll assemble treehouses from natural materials. Then we’ll observe skyscrapers and build our own, and finally we’ll analyze work by architects like Gaudi, Buckminster Fuller, Lloyd Wright, Zaha Hadid, and Frank Gehry, who will inspire our own 2-d and 3-d designs. Tu 4:00- 5:00pm with Lacey, 10 weeks $315.