Arts Education for Kids, Pre-Teens and Teens
Below are classes for grades k to 12.
Memberships: please visit the membership page here. There are 3 levels of memberships, Student, Family and Artist. For details on each, please visit the membership page where you can select your option and make payment through PayPal.
Policies: Please view our policy page here.
Art Instructor Professionals: Check out their biographies to learn more about them. The Arts Center provides quality art education classes in small settings to everyone in the community.
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Children, Grades K to 5
(parent drop off all classes below)
Santa's Workshop, Grades K to 5
Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30 Dec. 7, 14
Time: 5:30 to 6:30
$50 members, $60 non members
Children will create one of a kind Christmas themed items like cookie plates for Santa, Ornaments, decorations and more. M. Higgins
Teens and Preteens
Pottery 101, Grades 6 to 8
Oct. 10, 17, 24, 30 Time: 4 to 5 pm
$65 members, $72 non members
Leap into pottery basics with hand building. Create items tailored to your personality with guidance from the instructor. K. Boyle
Drawing, Painting, Mixed Media
After School Art Programs
All After School Art classes run from 3:30 to 5:00 pm. The public school bus is available from Third Ward and Midland. There is small snack provided; sending a healthy snack is optional. Classes offer creative arts education to supplement the school experience. Please refer to our policy and procedure page online.
Its never too late to register.
Children, Grades k to 5
3:30 to 5:00 pm (for all classes below)
After School ARt, Stories Alive
This class will reschedule in Nov or Dec. Stay tuned!
Story lovers and artists alike, we will begin each class with a cultural children’s story, and then create our own artwork based on characters, settings and events of the story. We will use pencils, paints, pastels and more to bring our favorite stories to life! W. Timbrook
After School Art, Monster Mash
Mondays, October 9, 16, 23, 30
$35 Members, $40 Non Members
Who thought art could be spooky? Make your own monsters, goblins and ghouls in this polymer clay class. Dress up on October 30 in your Halloween best! S. Ward
After School Art, ?Donde estas?
Wednesdays, September 6, 13, 20, 27
Wednesdays, October 11, 18, 25 and Nov. 1
Class may extend to Nov. and Dec. Stay tuned for more info on dates.
Each month: $35 Members, $42 Non Members
Learn Spanish through art and movement. This kinetic approach to adopting a foreign language will inspire and delight young minds to express and retain Spanish words and phrases! D. Vera
After School Art, Creative Critters
Tuesdays, November 7, 14, 21, 28
$35 Members, $42 Non Members
Work your artistic magic in creating paintings, prints, drawings and sculptures of your favorite animals: dogs, cats, birds, reptiles, dinosaurs, horses, and more.
After School Art, Christmas Elves
Tuesdays, December 5, 12, 19
Thursdays, December 7, 14, 21
$45 Members, $53 Non Members
Our little elves get to bake gingerbread houses and holiday treats. Of course art projects are incorporated into this class making holiday ornaments and more. Kids learn hands, and take home treats to the family. D. Cade and A. Richardson
Movement, Music and Dance
Music for all ages
Four private sessions
$50 member, $60 non member
Flute, recorder or vocal lessons with Katy McClane. Incorporate technique, music interpretation and performance. Beginner to advance levels; designed to meet your needs.