Youth Classes & Workshops

 

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Ceramics

Course Description:     Explore clay in this one a once-a-month class caregiver and child participation class where you and your little “... Learn More »
Instructor:
Kathryn Kim
Day/time:
Alternate Fridays, January 6 - March 17, 11:00am - 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:
No Instructor
Day/time:
Mondays, January 30 - March 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Class Closed
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:
Kathryn Kim
Day/time:
Thursdays, January 19 - March 23, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Class Closed
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:
Kathryn Kim
Day/time:
Tuesdays, January 17 - March 21, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Class Closed

Drawing

Course Description:     Explore making your own creations in this class where we will practice art techniques, explore materials, and learn... Learn More »
Instructor:
Rebecca Davidson
Day/time:
Thursdays, January 19 - March 16, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Class Closed
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, January 17 - March 14, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Class Closed

Painting

Course Description:     Students will use themes from nature to explore the basic elements of art through various art mediums and painting... Learn More »
Instructor:
Kathryn Bartholomew
Day/time:
Thursdays, January 19 - March 16, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Class Closed
Course Description:     In this class students will paint, draw, design and write their very own storybook in the style of Eric Carle. At... Learn More »
Instructor:
Lauren Duke
Day/time:
Mondays, January 30 - March 13, 4:00pm - 5:30pm (Make up March 20)
Class Closed

Mixed Media

Course Description:     On early release days students will create a wide variety of illustrations and sculptures from various materials... Learn More »
Instructor:
Eben Taylor
Day/time:
Wednesdays, January 25 - March 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Class Closed
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, January 18 - March 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Class Closed
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, January 18 - March 15, 9:15am - 10:15am
Class Closed

Creative Mindfulness

Course Description:     Have fun with the creative storytelling and fun music, movement and games. Workshop geared towards families with... Learn More »
Instructor:
Lauren Duke
Day/time:
Thursday, February 9, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Course Description:     Have fun with the creative storytelling and fun music, movement and games. Workshop geared towards families with... Learn More »
Instructor:
Lauren Duke
Day/time:
Thursday, January 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Class Closed
Course Description:     Have fun with the creative storytelling and fun music, movement and games. Workshop geared towards families with... Learn More »
Instructor:
Lauren Duke
Day/time:
Thursday, March 9, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Digital Arts

Course Description:     For students interested in moving pictures, cartoons, and animations. This class teaches animation fundamentals... Learn More »
Instructor:
Eben Taylor
Day/time:
Wednesdays, January 25 - March 22, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Class Closed

Arts & Environment Classes

Course Description:     Animals are everywhere! This class will learn about animals and where they live by making art projects about them.... Learn More »
Instructor:
Kathryn Bartholomew
Day/time:
Tuesdays, January 17 - March 14, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Class Closed
Course Description:     Come celebrate nature by looking more closely natural materials and how artists and makers have used natural... Learn More »
Instructor:
Rebecca Davidson
Day/time:
Wednesdays, January 18 - March 15, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Class Closed
Course Description:     Students will use themes from nature to explore the basic elements of art through painting and painting techniques.
Instructor:
Kathryn Bartholomew
Day/time:
Thursdays, January 19 - March 16, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Class Closed

Film and Photography

Course Description:     Students use iPads to film and edit a series of short film projects while exploring the fun of collaborative... Learn More »
Instructor:
Tom Flint
Day/time:
Mondays, January 30 - March 13, 4:00pm - 6:00pm (Make up March 20)
Class Closed

Theater

Course Description:     Students will be introduced to theatre through a brief exploration of improvisation games, monologue work and scene... Learn More »
Instructor:
Eric McGowan
Day/time:
Wednesdays, January 18 - March 15, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Class Closed

Glass

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, January 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Class Closed
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, February 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Fiber Arts

Course Description:     A creative, project-based sewing class that will let beginners have fun with fabric and design while teaching... Learn More »
Instructor:
Maire-Anne Diamond
Day/time:
Wednesdays, January 18 - March 15, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Class Closed
Course Description:     This class is for students who have taken sewing class previously and know basic machine sewing, including... Learn More »
Instructor:
Maire-Anne Diamond
Day/time:
Wednesdays, January 18 - March 15, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Class Closed
Course Description:     In this class, we'll explore different fiber arts, including needle felting, fabric collage, kumihimo (a Japanese... Learn More »
Instructor:
Maire-Anne Diamond
Day/time:
Tuesdays, January 17 - March 14, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Class Closed

Homeschool Programs

Course Description:     A Homeschool Handbuilding Ceramics Program run by Nayda Cuevas for the Homeschooling Community. In this class... Learn More »
Instructor:
Nayda Cuevas
Day/time:
Thursdays, March 2 - March 23, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Course Description:     Join us for the Homeschool All Day Art Program, a drop off homeschool program that takes place at The Umbrella Arts... Learn More »
Instructor:
Nayda Cuevas
Day/time:
Wednesdays, March 1 - March 29 OR March 1 - June 7, 9:30am - 2:30pm
Course Description:     A homeschool program for students interested in moving pictures, cartoons, and animations. This class teaches... Learn More »
Instructor:
Eben Taylor
Day/time:
Thursdays, January 26 - February 16, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Class Closed
Course Description:     In this class we will look at art forms from around the world and through the centuries. We’ll also look at master... Learn More »
Instructor:
Lois Andersen
Day/time:
Mondays, January 30 - March 27, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Course Description:     Being inspired by natural materials, visual artists and art movements throughout history, students will explore the... Learn More »
Instructor:
Kathryn Bartholomew
Day/time:
Tuesdays, January 17 - March 14, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Class Closed
Course Description:     Students will be introduced to theatre through a brief exploration of improvisation games, monologue work and scene... Learn More »
Instructor:
Eric McGowan
Day/time:
Wednesdays, January 18 - March 15, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Class Closed
Course Description:     This 4-week STEAM workshop encourages students to explore scientific concepts by combining them with art, design,... Learn More »
Instructor:
Anokhi Kapasi
Day/time:
Tuesdays, January 24 - February 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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:
Thursdays, March 2 - March 23, 1:00pm - 3:00pm