Category Archive: Youth & Teen Programs

Workshops for children ages 8 through 17

2018 Winter Art Courses

Winter Term Registration Now Open – Take Advantage of Early Bird Pricing 

Join us for a wide range of art courses designed for art lovers of all skill levels. With our new Annex studio space and expanded courses in glass and drawing, we hope you’ll take advantage of all the artEAST Education Department has to …

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2018 Winter Youth & Teen Art Courses

Winter Term Registration Now Open – Take Advantage of Early Bird Pricing 

Drawing, painting ceramics, photography and mixed media: we’ve got it all – including Mid-Winter and Spring Break Camps. Be sure to register now for best pricing! Weekly Art Courses

Youth Ceramics, ages 8-11 6pm–7:30pm Mondays 4-week sessions Jan 8-Mar 26

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Youth Art Fridays

6pm–8:30pm Fridays, January 19, February 9 & March 16 Ages 8–12, 3 sessions available

Instructors: Shelly Vollstedt and Rebecca Morrissey

Monthly Friday Night Art Making for ages 8-14. Each month we’ll focus on a different art medium. Bring your friends and enjoy an evening of art exploration. Our artist instructors will teach you fine art techniques at …

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Youth Painting

4–5:30pm Wednesdays, January 10-March 28 Ages 8–11, monthly registration

Instructor: Shelly Vollstedt

Art helps kids to think creatively and gives them an outlet for self expression. Instructor Shelly Vollstedt will teach students painting techniques and color theory at each student’s level while allowing them to explore their own creativity and expression.

This ongoing course allows for each student to …

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Youth Ceramics

6–7:30pm Mondays, January 9-March 27 Ages 8-11

Instructor: Sandra Sinanan

Join instructor “Sam” Sinanan for ceramics at the artEAST Annex studio space and learn clay techniques from hand building to applying glazes. You’ll learn to create architectural, sculptural and functional pieces that can be as practical or abstract as you wish.*

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Colored Pencil for Teens

4pm–5:30pm Thursdays, January 4-March 29 Ages: 11-17, monthly registration

Instructor: Ekta Gupta

Remember the joy of opening a new box of color pencils? The possibilities seemed endless. Come relive that feeling this spring. Spend your Thursdays learning how to use this versatile, portable and easily accessible medium.

No drawing experience or expertise necessary. Instruction will …

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Teen Illustration Course

4:30pm–6pm Mondays, January 8-March 26 Ages 13–17, monthly reigstration

Instructor: Benjamin Wills

Illustration is exemplifying a concept; making an idea visible to better understand it. Historically used for decoration, interpretation or a visual explanation of a text, concept or process, illustrations are generally intended for published media, such as posters, flyers, magazines, books, teaching materials, …

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Photography: “Capturing Emotion” Teen Course

2pm–4pm Saturdays, February 10-March 3 Ages 13-17 (4 week course)

Instructor: Larissa Herbert

Photography allows us to capture a specific moment in time. It creates a window into another world. That moment can convey a range of emotions from happiness to sorrow, joy to fear.

The ability to capture emotion in a photo is what makes …

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Winter and Spring Break Camps

Mid-Winter Break February 19–23 / Spring Break April 9–13 Ages 8-12

Instructors: Gail Baker & Ekta Gupta

Enjoy your break making art with these talented instructors. Each camp will have a different focus while delivering quality art instruction.

 9am–12pm Mixed Media Art with Gail Baker

Mixed Media allows you to mix it up: literally! While …

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Teen Illustration

Mondays, beginning October 9–304:30–6pm (4 week sessions) Ages 13–17

Instructor: Benjamin Wills

To illustrate is to exemplify a concept, to make an idea visible to better understand it. Illustration has historically been used as a decoration, interpretation or visual explanation of a text, concept or process. Illustrations are …

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Youth Painting

Wednesdays, beginning October 4–November 8, 2017 4–5:30pm monthly registration Ages 9–12

No longer available.

Instructor: Ashley Richard

Art helps kids to think creatively and gives them an outlet for self expression.

Instructor Ashley Richard will teach students painting techniques and color theory beginning with watercolor painting and moving into various paint styles at each student’s own pace.

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Portfolio Creation Night

Interested in pursuing a career in ART?

Join us for this free informational night and learn what goes into creating a portfolio for college admission, internships, exhibitions and gallery entry.

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 7-8:30pm

Free. RSVP to artEAST ASAP to ensure we have enough space. Representatives from local colleges and …

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