Youth Classes

Arts Club

Our monthly Youth Membership Workshops, now available to non-members for just $10! Visit the Art’s Club page for a full list of this year’s workshops.

Art’s Club: Cherry Blossom Painting
Ages:3-7 & 8-12
Ages:13-16
$10 Non-members | Free for Members
Save the Date: Mar 14, 2020

Celebrate the coming of spring with flowering cherry trees! We'll start with brushes to form the trunk, use straws to blow our the branches and add tissue paper for a textured effect!

Acting

Classes for this season are complete, check back again soon for next season's offerings.

Art Exploration

Art & Artist Workshop Series: Starry Night
Ages:5-10
$35 Non-members | $20 Members (per workshops)
Instructor: Amy Jones
Save the Date: Feb 29, 2020

Create your own masterpiece inspired by the classic work  “Starry Night” by Vincent VanGogh. All supplies included. Capacity:15 students. Minimum: 5 students.

Art Through the Ages: Spring 2020
Ages:5-10
$110 Non-members | $80 Members
Instructor: Amy Jones
Mar 28 - Apr 25, 2020

5 Saturdays, 11 am - 12:30 pm

Students will find inspiration for their creativity by examining great art movements in history from the Renaissance (Leonardo DaVinci) to Modern Art (Sonia Delaunay). Students will also get an opportunity to develop their skills in a variety of art mediums from painting and drawing to oil pastels and collage. All supplies are included. Capacity: 15 students. Minimum: 5 students.

Ceramics

Hand-Building with Clay: Winter 2020
Ages:6-13
$180 Non-members | $150 Members
Instructor: Nancy Sontich-Lenhart
Jan 11 - Feb 29, 2020

Hand-building is like playing in the mud – only better! Learn how to create bowls, mugs, lanterns, masks, plates, animals, boxes and more!. Dress for play. All materials included. Capacity: 10 students. Minimum: 5 students.

Hand-Building with Clay: Spring 2020
Ages:6-13
$180 Non-members | $150 Members
Instructor: Nancy Sontich-Lenhart
Mar 28 - May 16, 2020

8 Saturdays, 10-11:30 am

Hand-building is like playing in the mud – only better! Learn how to create bowls, mugs, lanterns, masks, plates, animals, boxes and more!. Dress for play. All materials included. Capacity: 10 students. Minimum: 5 students.

Drawing

Drawing for Fun: Full Course, 8 Weeks
Ages:9-15
$80 Non-members | $65 Members
Instructor: Richard DiGia
Jan 11 - Feb 29, 2020

Whether you want to draw animals, portraits or superheroes - or experiment with charcoal, colored pencils or watercolors - this course is for you! Instructor Richard DiGia will provide individual instruction according to each student’s interest to gain most from the experience. Offered in four and eight week increments. Capacity: 15 students. Minimum: 6 students.

Drawing for Fun: Session II, 4 Weeks
Ages:9-15
$80 Non-members | $65 Members
Instructor: Richard DiGia
Feb 8 - Feb 29, 2020

Whether you want to draw animals, portraits or superheroes - or experiment with charcoal, colored pencils or watercolors - this course is for you! Instructor Richard DiGia will provide individual instruction according to each student’s interest to gain most from the experience. Offered in four and eight week increments. Capacity: 15 students. Minimum: 6 students.

Drawing for Fun Full Course: Spring 2020
Ages:9-15
$130 Non-members | $100 Members
Instructor: Richard DiGia
Mar 28 - May 16, 2020

8 Saturdays, 10-11:30 am

Whether you want to draw animals, portraits or superheroes - or experiment with charcoal, colored pencils or watercolors - this course is for you! Instructor Richard DiGia will provide individual instruction according to each student’s interest to gain most from the experience. Offered in four and eight week increments. Capacity: 15 students. Minimum: 6 students.

Drawing for Fun Session I: Spring 2020
Ages:9-15
$80 Non-members | $65 Members
Instructor: Richard DiGia
Mar 28 - Apr 18, 2020

4 Saturdays, 10-11:30 am

Whether you want to draw animals, portraits or superheroes - or experiment with charcoal, colored pencils or watercolors - this course is for you! Instructor Richard DiGia will provide individual instruction according to each student’s interest to gain most from the experience. Offered in four and eight week increments. Capacity: 15 students. Minimum: 6 students.

Drawing for Fun Session II: Spring 2020
Ages:9-15
$80 Non-members | $65 Members
Instructor: Richard DiGia
Apr 25 - May 16, 2020

4 Saturdays, 10-11:30 am

Whether you want to draw animals, portraits or superheroes - or experiment with charcoal, colored pencils or watercolors - this course is for you! Instructor Richard DiGia will provide individual instruction according to each student’s interest to gain most from the experience. Offered in four and eight week increments. Capacity: 15 students. Minimum: 6 students.

Music

Private Cello Lessons: Spring 2020
Ages:5-18
$160 Non-members | $130 Members
Instructor: Beth Goldstein-McKee
Mar 24 - May 12, 2020

8 Tuesdays, by half-hour appointment

Whether your child is just beginning or seeking to advance his/her skills, each ½ hour private lesson is tailored to the student’s individual abilities. Information on rentals and appropriately sized instruments is available. Options to add additional individual and group lessons available.

Learning Music Through Play: The Cello: Spring 2020
Ages:3-5
$115 Non-members | $85 Members
Instructor: Beth Goldstein-McKee
Mar 24 - May 12, 2020

8 Tuesdays, 11 - 11:45 am

Preschoolers will discover the basic elements of music through songs, movement and stories on the cello with celebrated Suzuki-method instructor, Beth Goldstein McKee. Instruction includes beginning position games using a small cello in class. By the end of 4 weeks, parent and your child will have a foundation of simple songs and activities to continue at home. Great for families considering beginning cello lessons for their child! Capacity: 8 students. Minimum: 2 students.

Group Cello Class: Spring 2020
Ages:5-18
$80 Non-members | $65 Members
Instructor: Beth Goldstein-McKee
Mar 24 - Apr 14, 2020

4 Tuesdays, 6:30-7:15

Reinforce private lessons by learning to play with others! This course is designed to help existing students listen, respond and perform as a team. Lessons will end with a recital for families.

Youth Piano Lessons: Spring 2020
Ages:10+
$160 Non-members | $130 Members
Instructor: Kevin Danielson
Mar 28 - May 16, 2020

Saturdays, by half-hour appointment

Enjoy 1:1 piano instruction with Kevin Danielson! Whether you are just beginning or have been playing for a while, each ½ hour lesson will be tailored to your individual needs. Ages 10+. Appointments begin at 10:30 am. Last appointment at 3:30 pm.

Painting

Classes for this season are complete, check back again soon for next season's offerings.

Videography

Claymation: Winter 2020
Ages:9-12
$145 Non-members | $115 Members
Instructor: Tom Stoops
Jan 11 - Feb 29, 2020

Claymation is essentially stop motion animation using clay to create your characters and develop your storyline. Professional filmmaker, Tom Stoops, will lead students through the process of developing a character and storyline, the use of green screens, cameras, and editing. At the end of the course, the students will have a finished ‘short’ to share! Capacity: 12. Minimum: 6.

Film Making for Teens: Spring 2020
Ages:13-18
$160 Non-members | $130 Members
Instructor: Tom Stoops
Mar 26 - May 14, 2020

8 Thursdays, 6-8 pm

Even if you have little to no knowledge of video production, you can learn how to create a film! Explore the four stages of creating a film - developmental, pre-production, production, and post production - while learning how to operate a camera and more! Additional studio use may be available outside of class. Bring a notebook and flash drive to save your work! Capacity: 12. Minimum: 6.

Claymation: Spring 2020
Ages:9-12
$145 Non-members | $115 Members
Instructor: Tom Stoops
Mar 28 - May 16, 2020

8 Saturdays, 10-11:30 am

Claymation is essentially stop motion animation using clay to create your characters and develop your storyline. Professional filmmaker, Tom Stoops, will lead students through the process of developing a character and storyline, the use of green screens, cameras, and editing. At the end of the course, the students will have a finished ‘short’ to share! Capacity: 12. Minimum: 6.

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Scholarships

Full and partial scholarships are available to families demonstrating financial need. Contact us at 724.652.2882 for more information. Download scholarship application.

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