Youth Arts Program
Spring Semester Course Offerings

Monday

Teaching Artists – Blas Goncalves, Stephanie Morse, Olivia Weise

Visual Arts, Photography 

01/24/22- 06/13/22

3:30-6:00pm



Art: Crafternoons with Ms. Stephanie

We will up-cycle and get creative with this these art projects! Students will use their imagination to make art individually and collectively as well as practice sharing and discussing their artwork with others.

Art: Cartoon Creations with Blas Goncalves

This class will focus primarily on shape language, proportion, and composition, with a little emphasis on anatomy, layout, and perspective. The young artists to be able to interact with their own characters, each other, and each other’s characters.

Photography Elements with Olivia Weise

Students will take teacher led walking field trips around the neighbor for picture content. They will then print that material to make booklets for distribution in the community and at home. This is an awesome opportunity for kids to see an idea turn into a piece of art that turns into a shareable creation. Come join the fun!


Tuesday

Teaching Artists – Carolina Mayorga, Nadia Malik

Visual Arts, Ceramics

01/18/22- 06/14/22

3:30-6:00pm


Art: Drawing Techniques with Ms. Carolina

Projects in all classes encourage creativity and imagination while providing foundational knowledge and skills building using a wide variety of traditional and contemporary drawing techniques and materials.

Ceramics: Clay Creations with Ms. Nadia

This class will introduce students to our ceramics studio where they will be encouraged to get their hands dirty and see sketches come to life in 3D clay forms. Basic techniques and skills will be practiced and developed each week.

Wednesday

Teaching Artists – Carolina Mayorga, Yacine Fall 

Visual Arts, Ceramics

01/19/22- 06/15/22

3:30-6:00pm


Art: 3D Sculptures with Ms. Carolina

This is an exploration of art and design concepts, styles, and inspiration found throughout history provides a rich context for student discovery and development in 3-dimensional media.

Ceramics: Designing and Building with Ms. Yacine

This class will introduce students to our ceramics studio where they will be encouraged to get their hands dirty and see sketches come to life in 3D clay forms. Basic techniques and skills will be practiced and developed each week.

Thursday

Teaching Artists – Sara Leonard, Haley Murphy

Theater Arts, Visual Arts

01/20/22- 06/16/22

3:30-6:00pm


Theater: Story Development with Ms. Haley

Everyone has a story. In this class students will tap into their own personal stories by experimenting in writing, team building exercises and acting out scenes they decide on collaboratively and create as a class. They will work together to be ready for the big stage!

Art & Literacy with Ms. Sara

Students will use storybooks, myths, and legends to inform mixed media art projects. In that way they will create a visual language to retell these stories in their own, unique ways. By the end of the semester young artists will have a wide-ranged portfolio to share with everyone at home!