Youth Classes & Workshops

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Ceramics

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Course Description:     A Homeschool Hand-Building Ceramics Program run by Nayda Cuevas for the Homeschooling Community. A four-week Hand... Learn More »
Instructor:
Nayda Cuevas
Day/time:
Fridays, 10:00am-12:00pm
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Course Description:     A Homeschool Wheel-Throwing Program run by Nayda Cuevas for the Homeschooling Community. Discover the fun of the... Learn More »
Instructor:
Nayda Cuevas
Day/time:
Fridays, 10:00am-12:00pm
Course Description:     Explore different hand building ceramics projects and learn to work with slabs, coils and hollowed out forms to... Learn More »
Instructor:
Rebecca Davidson
Day/time:
Mondays, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Course Description:     Learn to use the potter’s wheel in this beginner class! We will also explore ways of altering the clay surface and... Learn More »
Instructor:
Nayda Cuevas
Day/time:
Tuesdays, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Course Description:     Learn to use the potter’s wheel in this beginner class! We will also explore ways of altering the clay surface and... Learn More »
Instructor:
Sarah Bartolotta
Day/time:
Wednesdays, 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Drawing

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Course Description:     Kids explore a variety of drawing and painting concepts, mediums, and techniques while being inspired by... Learn More »
Instructor:
Nayda Cuevas
Day/time:
Thursdays, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
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Course Description:     Explore working hands-on, by drawing with a variety of smudgy, scratchy and chalky materials, as well as some... Learn More »
Instructor:
Rebecca Davidson
Day/time:
Tuesdays, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Painting

Course Description:     Students will explore vast arrays of color thorugh the genre of pop art paintings. From complimentary colors to hot... Learn More »
Instructor:
Dusty Marchand
Day/time:
Thursdays, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
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Mixed Media

Course Description:     Thursday April 7th is a no-school day for Grades K-5th conferences in the Concord Public Schools. For the All Day... Learn More »
Instructor:
Sarah Scoville
Day/time:
Thursday, 9:00am - 3:00pm
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Course Description:     Students will will work on creative mixed media projects on early release days while using different mediums and... Learn More »
Instructor:
Eben Taylor
Day/time:
Wednesdays, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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Course Description:     Homeschool: Art History - Learn & Make will begin with an art history lesson, description of a related art... Learn More »
Instructor:
Sarah Scoville
Day/time:
Thursdays, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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Course Description:     Your pre-school age artist will love experimenting with clay, paint, collage, drawing, and other sensory rich... Learn More »
Instructor:
Sarah Scoville
Day/time:
Wednesdays, 11:30am - 12:30pm
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Course Description:     Your emerging little artist will love experimenting with clay, paint, collage, drawing, and other sensory rich... Learn More »
Instructor:
Sarah Scoville
Day/time:
Wednesdays, 10:00am - 11:00am
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Digital Arts

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Course Description:     For students interested in moving pictures, cartoons, and animations. This class teaches animation fundamentals... Learn More »
Instructor:
Eben Taylor
Day/time:
Thursdays, 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Arts & Environment Classes

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Course Description:     Join us for some mixed media projects using an assortment of natural and recycled materials! We are going to expand... Learn More »
Instructor:
Therese Roeser
Day/time:
Tuesdays, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
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Course Description:     Join us for three action-packed days of ninja skills, awareness training, games, and fun. Our theme will be... Learn More »
Instructor:
Ken Clarkson
Day/time:
June 29, 30, and July 1 9:00am - 3:00pm

Film and Photography

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Course Description:     Stepping away from traditional filmmaking structures, students produce short films based on themes that will... Learn More »
Instructor:
Tom Flint
Day/time:
Tuesdays, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Class Closed

Makers and Design

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Course Description:     In this homeschool program learn tool safety and proper tool handling / use. Students will review measurements,... Learn More »
Instructor:
Nayda Cuevas
Day/time:
Tuesdays, 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Glass

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Course Description:     In this 2 hour workshop you will learn the basics of glass fusing while having fun playing with glass shapes,... Learn More »
Instructor:
Michel L'Huillier
Day/time:
Saturday, May 21; 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Course Description:     Using a wide selection of precut colored glass pieces, beads, iridized and dichroic glass, create a mini mosaic... Learn More »
Instructor:
Michel L'Huillier
Day/time:
Saturday, June 4; 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Fiber Arts

Course Description:     Creative, project-based sewing sessions will let beginner students have fun with fabric and design while teaching... Learn More »
Instructor:
Maire-Anne Diamond
Day/time:
Wednesdays, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Course Description:     Creative, project-based sewing sessions will let beginner & continuing students have fun with fabric and design... Learn More »
Instructor:
Maire-Anne Diamond
Day/time:
Wednesdays, 2:00pm - 3:30pm