Visual Arts Programs

Building a Foundation for Artistic Expression


Petite Picassos… ABC’s of Painting & Drawing

Level I: Ages 4 & 5
Level II: Ages 5–7 

Learn the basics of art and drawing based on age level in this weekly hour-long class. Colored pencils, watercolor paint and oil pastels are just a few of the mediums you’ll work with on your way to a number of creative projects!

Once you’ve completed the art lessons in Petite Picassos, move on to Monet & Matisse art lessons, for ages 8–11, where you will further develop your new skills!


Monet & Matisse… Painting with Expression

Level I: Ages 8-11
Level II: Ages 12+

Monet & Matisse is for those who have mastered the basic skills of painting and drawing. This program encourages students to develop a style of their own while also referencing trend setting artists.

Pencil, acrylic, pastels, ink and charcoal are just some of the mediums students use in this weekly, hour long class


Animated Video… your characters come alive!

Level I: Ages 7-10
Level II: Ages 11+

Once you’ve covered the basic art lessons in cartooning and your character is designed, learn to make ’em move and groove with our Animated Video program! You’ll learn storyboard creation, set design, claymation and video production skills that will come in handy as you enter the world of movie magic!

Classical & Contemporary Painting

Ages 10+

Classical and contemporary painting, techniques, and concepts are emphasized in this 90 minute weekly class focusing on major historical painting styles and movements. Students will engage in still life, landscape, and life models painting from observation. Class objectives are geared towards introducing students to fundamental painting techniques in effort to develop students’ confidence in using painting as a medium for artistic expression.


Cartooning… Cartoon & Comic Creation

Level I: Ages 7–10
Level II: Ages 11+

If you like to mix cartoon characters with your art lessons, this is the program for you! Whether you prefer recreating well-known figures or long to develop your own character, we provide the hands-on training, materials and motivation you need!

Adult Workshops

Coming Spring 2019! Monthly workshops in Printmaking, Mosaics, and Jewelry Making.