Youth Classes & Workshops

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Ceramics

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:
Thursdays, September 29 - November 17, 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:
Mondays, September 26 - November 21, 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:
Nayda Cuevas
Day/time:
Tuesdays, September 27 - November 15, 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Drawing

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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:
Mondays, September 26 - November 21, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
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, September 27 - November 15, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Painting

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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, September 29 - November 17, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Mixed Media

Course Description:     For the All Day Art the students will explore different art techniques throughout the day off from school,... Learn More »
Instructor:
Sarah Scoville
Day/time:
Thursday, November 10, 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, September 28 - November 16, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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, September 28 - November 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
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, September 28 - November 16, 9:00am - 10:00am

Arts & Environment Classes

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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, September 29 - November 17, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
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Course Description:     Are you a Halloween fan? Then, this class is for you. Come spend Tuesday afternooons with us while we dig into... Learn More »
Instructor:
Therese Roeser
Day/time:
Tuesdays, September 27 - October 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Theater

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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, September 28 - November 30, 4:00pm - 5:30pm (no class Oct 19 and Nov 23)

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, November 12, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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, October 29, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Fiber Arts

Course Description:     A creative, project-based sewing class for early release day that will let beginners have fun with fabric and... Learn More »
Instructor:
Maire-Anne Diamond
Day/time:
Wednesdays, September 28 - November 16, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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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:
Thursdays, September 29 - November 17, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Dance

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Creative Dance is the perfect introductory class for every little mover. In this class, students will explore the foundations of dance, which includes the concepts... Learn More »
Instructor:
Becky Bearse
Day/time:
Saturdays, October 1 - November 5, 9:30am - 10:15am
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Creative Dance is the perfect introductory class for every little mover. In this class, students will explore the foundations of dance, which includes the concepts... Learn More »
Instructor:
Becky Bearse
Day/time:
Saturdays, October 1 - November 5, 10:30am - 11:30am

Homeschool Programs

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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, September 14 - November 16, 9:00am - 2:00pm
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:
Tuesdays, September 27 - November 15, 1:00pm - 3:00pm