Youth Art

Arts education matters.  

Find yourself here.  Be something more.

Whether six years old or sixteen, the benefits to art education are never ending which is why we offer high quality programs with highly qualified Teaching Artists.  The arts encourage problem-solving, creative thinking, collaboration, and individualism all at the same time. Join us in one of our many programs that have the educational mindset at their forefront!

Don't see the program you are looking for? Let's make it happen then! Email us and we will work with you to create a one-of-a-kind program which will let your creativity flow.

A colorful plaque that says "dad"Dad Plaque Ceramic Workshop (Ages 8+)

Cost for this workshop is $25 per artist

Saturday June 1st & Saturday June 8th, 1pm-3pm

Show the dad in your life how much they mean to you! This two part workshop, led by teaching artist Kelly Darling, will be using clay to create a special and unique Dad plaque that will surely warm the heart of your Dad this Father's Day.

Register for this workshop HERE!

Boy painting during open studio Open Art Studio (All Ages)

EVERY* Friday, August-May, 10am-12pm

Let's get creative! Join us as we explore new and exciting materials each week through a TAB Environment (Teaching for Artistic Behavior). This is a drop-in program; no pre-registration required. Cost is $3 per participant with all materials provided.

If participant is under 13, a parent or guardian must be present at all times.

If you have a large group planning to attend, a quick email would be greatly appreciated! Field trips are welcome to attend!

*Excludes holiday closings

Young children creating individual projects in open studio

Open Art Studio (All Ages) Special Dates!

Saturday, May 11, 10am-4pm

Saturday, June 15, 10am-4pm

Saturday, July 13, 10am-4pm

Saturday, August 10, 10am-4pm

Room full of students watching a clay molding demonstration Clay Creations (Ages 6-12)

Teaching Artist: Angie Yang

Moldable clay provides an opportunity for problem-solving and creative thinking within a tranquil and reassuring environment.  Your child will have the opportunity to learn how to properly adhere separate clay pieces through score and slip, how to use various clay tools, and how to apply glaze to a finished design culminating in beautiful works of art ready to display!  You are encouraged to register for this class more than once, as the learning process is an ever-revolving door.

Register: April Session 

Register: June Session

Register: July Session

Girl carving shapes out of clay slabHomeschool Clay Creations (Ages 5-15)

Teaching Artist: Angie Yang

Collaborative experiences will encourage you to explore art through consideration, conversation, and creation!  Join your friends and go on an adventure into art.  This class is designed to supplement homeschool curriculum.

Register: April Session (Ages 5-15)

Room of students working on individual art projectsOpen Studio Workshop (Ages 11-17)

Teaching Artist: Allison Bowman

Use the day to work alongside a professional artist as you work on the art of your choice! This is a full-day workshop. Bring a sack lunch, snacks, and water bottle.

Register: Monday, July 1, 2019

Register: Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Register: Wednesday, July 3, 2019

CLOSED July 4, 2019

Register: Friday, July 5, 2019

Drawings of fashion models among scraps of fabricFashion Remix with Whitney (Ages 13 & Older)

Teaching Artist: Whitney Manney

Take something old and make it new by upcycling your favorite clothing or picking something new to you, to make a new garment. Through hand stitching and using the sewing machine, challenge your designer skills and create your new favorite look. Update buttons, change out sleeves, change pant length, turn a dress into a skirt and more. WM will walk each student through their individual project, be sure to bring a few old clothing options to work with, there will be additional scrap fabric during class 

*Students should know how to thread a machine and basic use

Register: Saturday, May 25, 2019