Winter Classes

Our winter schedule starts the week of January 6th (start dates vary) and runs through late March 2018. 

Classes are designed with love to be developmentally appropriate, engage the senses on all age levels, cultivate creativity, and inspire joyful artistic learning. 

 
 
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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 1- 3) 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 their caretaker.  Sun 9:30, M 9:30, W 10:00 , Th 9:30, & Fri 9:30. 4 Weeks, $100

ADD EACH 4 WEEK* SESSION TO YOUR CART SEPARATELY.  Sign up for 2 sessions (8 weeks*) and use code "8weektoddler" at checkout for 5% off.  Sign up for 3 sessions (12 weeks*) and use code 12 weektoddler at checkout for 10% off.  If its possible for you, try 12 weeks.. It is amazing how much change and growth you’ll see in your little’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!  M 11:15, Th 11:15.  6 Weeks, $168

ADD EACH 6 WEEK* SESSION TO YOUR CART SEPARATELY.  Sign up for 2 sessions (12 weeks*) and use code "12weekplayandmake" at checkout for 10% off.

*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. M 1:15pm, T 2:00pm, W 1:00pm. 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.

*Sessions give or take a week due to holidays

 
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Process Art Lab

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 3:00- 3:45. Starts 1/16, 10 Weeks, $280.

 
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Little Architects

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, and choose one to inspire our own 2-d and 3-d designs. Thurs 3:45- 4:45. Starts 1/17, 10 Weeks, $300.

 
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Comic Book Art Studio: Ages 8-11

Comic Book Art Studio invites students who love to draw and invent their own characters to create their own comic books.  Students will study the basics of comic book art as they design, plan, draw and polish their original comic books in preparation for printing. Students take home their original work and printed comic book at the end of the 9-week session. Taught by local illustrator
and teaching artist, Vicki Herzfeld Arlein.  Thurs 5:15- 6:30. Starts 1/17, 9 Weeks, $240.

 
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Advanced Comic Book Art Studio: Ages 11- 14

Advanced Comic Book Art Studio is for older students who love to draw, invent characters, create stories and would like to produce their own comic books. Returning students will hone their comic book art skills as they work in class and independently. New students will learn about comic book art as they plan, design, and illustrate their comic books. All students take home their original work and a printed copy at the end of the 9-week session. Taught by local illustrator and teaching artist, Vicki Herzfeld Arlein.  Tues 5:30- 7:00pm. Starts 1/15, 9 Weeks, $285.