Creative Kids Series
THURSDAYS • 6:00-7:15pm
Are you a CREATIVE Kid with a big IMAGINATION? Join us in the studio for our MONTHLY Artmaking series for grades K-5.
Try something new each month…Explore projects in drawing, painting, sculpture, cartooning, printmaking, collage, and more! GROW your artistic SKILLS while spending time with FRIENDS!
JANUARY: PET PORTRAITS
DATES: Jan. 17, 24, 31
MEDIA: Acrylic Painting on Canvas
PRICE: $80/child, $75/sibling
REGISTER BY: January 13
Capture your favorite furry (or scaly) friend in an original painting. Sketch, plan, and paint your a masterpiece that your pet will be proud of!
Learn about positive and negative space, study the color wheel to choose a palette, and practice acrylic painting techniques of layering and blending. Smocks on, let’s paint!
FEBRUARY: MAGICAL MANDALAS
DATES: Feb 7, 14, 21, 28
PRICE: $105/child, $95/sibling
REGISTER BY: January 31
Explore radial symmetry as you create a unique and colorful artwork! Use a special foam that allows us to explore block printing without the sharp cutting tools.
We’ll paint our backgrounds, carve our plates, roll out ink, and learn to pull the perfect print! Don’t wear white…this class is fun and messy!
After School Classes
MONDAY • 4:30-5:30pm
8 WEEKS: Jan. 7, 14, 28, Feb. 4, 11, 25, Mar. 4, 11
This class is for artists who LOVE to draw! Learn about line, shape, and form as you draw from observation, photos, and your imagination.
PRACTICE techniques including pencil, ink, oil pastels, charcoal, and more. EXPLORE shading, form, and perspective as you GROW your drawing skills!
TUESDAY • 4:30-5:30pm
8 Weeks: Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29, Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26
Calling all fashionistas! Join us to DESIGN and CREATE fashions for your own 3D mannequin. Sketch designs, craft outfits and accessories, and dress up your mini mannequin in original outfits ready for the RUNWAY. Learn about color theory, design trends, and the fashion world!
MIXED MEDIA STUDIO
WEDNESDAY • 4:30-5:45pm
8 Weeks: Jan. 9, 16, 23, 30, Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27
For the budding artist who loves to try NEW things, this class explores layered techniques in DRAWING, painting, printmaking, and more. Gain inspiration from both contemporary artists and old masters. From watercolor and COLLAGE, to charcoal and acrylic PAINTS, we’re laying out ALL the art supplies for this creative class!
Nurture your creative child with our Kids’ Art Classes in Chester! Our After School classes cater to students of all skill levels from beginner to advanced, and take place in our bright studio in historic downtown Chester. Classes are taught by professional artists and/or K-12 certified art teachers. Sessions conclude with an Art Show for friends and family to celebrate the artists’ accomplishments!
Pre-registration required. Space is limited. Sibling discounts apply for siblings only. Your class registration includes one free make-up class if needed (Date TBD). Class fee includes all materials and supplies and an Art Show. For questions please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 973-262-2514.
We reserve the right to cancel a class that does not meet the minimum amount of students. You will be notified one week in advance if the class has low enrollment and refunded in full.