Children & Teens

All art classes for young people. Choose a session below. Filter by class type and/or instructor.

Current Session

Fall Session 2018
September 10 - November 17

Age 5–6

Exploring Art

Instructor

Amy Bolger-Santucci

This class introduces young students to a wide variety of material and processes, while allowing them to develop their imagination. Projects are designed to develop motor skills and vocabulary, while making beautiful works of art!

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 15, 2018 - November 17, 2018


age

5–6


days

Saturday


times

10:00AM - 12:00PM


course code

100AM


tuition

$230.00




Exploring Art

Instructor

Amy Bolger-Santucci

This class introduces young students to a wide variety of material and processes, while allowing them to develop their imagination. Projects are designed to develop motor skills and vocabulary, while making beautiful works of art!

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 15, 2018 - November 17, 2018


age

5–6


days

Saturday


times

1:00PM - 3:00PM


course code

100PM


tuition

$230.00



Age 7–8

Drawing & Painting

Instructor

Thomas Unger

Children will have the opportunity to work with a variety of materials while learning drawing and painting techniques. Creativity is key in this class which helps students develop skills and learn about basic elements of design and color. Mixed media and sculpture may also be explored.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 15, 2018 - November 17, 2018


age

7–8


days

Saturday


times

10:00AM - 12:00PM


course code

101AM


tuition

$230.00




Drawing & Painting

Instructor

Thomas Unger

Children will have the opportunity to work with a variety of materials while learning drawing and painting techniques. Creativity is key in this class which helps students develop skills and learn about basic elements of design and color. Mixed media and sculpture may also be explored.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 15, 2018 - November 17, 2018


age

7–8


days

Saturday


times

1:00PM - 3:00PM


course code

101PM


tuition

$230.00




Sculpture

Instructor

Thomas Unger

Students will have the opportunity to work with clay, plaster, paper, found objects and more in this exciting introduction to working with three-dimensional materials. Drawing and painting techniques will also be incorporated into projects, fostering creative development through various methods.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 12, 2018 - November 14, 2018


age

7–8


days

Wednesday


times

4:30PM - 6:30PM


course code

400AS


tuition

$230.00



Age 9–11

Ceramics

Instructor

Jennifer Nahan Gidley

In this class students learn to throw on a potter’s wheel, creating functional ceramic bowls, cups, vases, etc. Hand building techniques are also covered when students make their own inventive sculptures. Projects will be glazed and kiln fired.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 15, 2018 - November 17, 2018


age

9–11


days

Saturday


times

10:00AM - 12:00PM


course code

105AM


tuition

$230.00




Drawing & Painting

Instructor

Katlyn Baer

Have fun while developing the basic skills in drawing and painting. Work with different materials, techniques, and subject matter through projects that teach basic elements of design. Emphasis is placed on creative expression, detail, and use of color.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 15, 2018 - November 17, 2018


age

9–11


days

Saturday


times

10:00AM - 12:00PM


course code

102AM


tuition

$230.00




Drawing & Painting

Instructor

Katlyn Baer

Have fun while developing the basic skills in drawing and painting. Work with different materials, techniques, and subject matter through projects that teach basic elements of design. Emphasis is placed on creative expression, detail, and use of color.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 15, 2018 - November 17, 2018


age

9–11


days

Saturday


times

1:00PM - 3:00PM


course code

102PM


tuition

$230.00




Drawing & Painting

Instructor

Thomas Unger

Have fun while developing the basic skills in drawing and painting. Work with different materials, techniques, and subject matter through projects that teach basic elements of design. Emphasis is placed on creative expression, detail, and use of color.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 11, 2018 - November 13, 2018


age

9–11


days

Tuesday


times

4:30PM - 6:30PM


course code

300AS


tuition

$230.00




Fashion Design for Kids

Instructor

Sarah Buck Mueller

Discover the world of fashion with an introduction to various elements of the fashion industry. Students will learn fashion illustration techniqes, create mood boards, and begin designing their own fashion line, while experimenting with fabrics on the dress form and more.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 12, 2018 - November 14, 2018


age

9–11


days

Wednesday


times

4:30PM - 6:30PM


course code

435AS


tuition

$230.00




Graphic Design

Instructor

Ashley Christman

Create your own digital artwork in our computer lab! Students will work on a Mac using Adobe Creative Cloud software in a variety of applications. New studio equipment features Wacom tablets. Animation may also be introduced.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 15, 2018 - November 17, 2018


age

9–11


days

Saturday


times

10:00AM - 12:00PM


course code

106AM


tuition

$230.00




Manga, Comics & Cartoons

Instructor

Nicole Obertubbesing

Create your own characters, illustrations, and stories! Students will explore the art of manga, comics, and cartoons as they develop skills needed to create their own artwork.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 12, 2018 - November 14, 2018


age

9–11


days

Wednesday


times

4:30PM - 6:30PM


course code

431AS


tuition

$230.00


Registration is closed for this course.



Sculpture

Instructor

Thomas Unger

This class is a fun way for students to create three-dimensional masterpieces. Students will have the opportunity to work with various materials which may include modeling clay, modeling plastic, ceramic clay, carving foam, plaster, wax, soft wood, and stone as they learn different techniques sculptors use to create.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 10, 2018 - November 12, 2018


age

9–11


days

Monday


times

4:30PM - 6:30PM


course code

203AS


tuition

$230.00




Sewing for Kids

Instructor

Sherry Devine

Learn hand sewing techniques and a small amount of machine sewing while creating accessories and creative projects. Students will explore basic stitches and embellishment methods to create tote bags, accessories, and other fun crafts!

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 15, 2018 - November 17, 2108


age

9–11


days

Saturday


times

10:00AM - 12:00PM


course code

114AM


tuition

$230.00



Age 12–17

Ceramics

Instructor

Jennifer Nahan Gidley

In this class students learn to throw on a potter’s wheel, creating functional ceramic bowls, cups, vases, etc. Hand building techniques are also covered when students make their own inventive sculptures. Projects will be glazed and kiln fired.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 15, 2018 - November 17, 2018


age

12–17


days

Saturday


times

1:00PM - 3:00PM


course code

105PM


tuition

$230.00




Character Design

Instructor

Travis Hill

Is it your dream to create the next awesome video game avatar or comic book star? We'll be spending 10 weeks learning how to design characters for various media and target audiences, working in different styles and genres. We'll start with the basics and build to advanced techniques in the end. Using drawing, color, cartooning and sculpture (along with fun exercises and tools), YOU will create and design your own character...and have fun along the way.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 10, 2018 - November 12, 2018


age

12–17


days

Monday


times

4:30PM - 6:30PM


course code

246AS


tuition

$230.00




Digital Animation

Instructor

Thomas Unger

Using Adobe Animate CC, students will create animated digital presentations, cartoons, and interactive games. All aspects of development will be covered including storyboarding and character and scene creation. Digital animation techniques include traditional frame-by-frame animation, interpolated and programmatic motion and viewer activity. Students will also explore mixing, recording, and the use of sound in their creations.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 11, 2018 - November 13, 2018


age

12–17


days

Tuesday


times

6:30PM - 8:30PM


course code

312EV


tuition

$230.00




Digital Manga, Comics & Cartoons

Instructor

Keith Garubba

Whether you already know the basics, or are looking for the next step after mastering the skills in our "Manga, Comics, and Cartooning" class, this advanced digital cartooning class is for you. This class will focus on digital tools used in the creation of comics and manga, from drawing and coloring to composition and publishing. New studio equipment features Wacom tablets. Expect to make comics ready for print and for web publication. Previous experience in Manga, Comics, and Cartoons is highly suggested.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 12, 2018 - November 14, 2018


age

12–17


days

Wednesday


times

4:30PM - 6:30PM


course code

434AS


tuition

$230.00


Registration is closed for this course.



Drawing & Painting

Instructor

Rosemary Geseck

Expand your creativity, repertoire of skills, and visual perception. Teens with aspirations to become artists will develop their creative and technical skills, preparing them for future study. Those who love to make art for the fun of it will enjoy this class as well. Students will increase knowledge of media and techniques related to the elements of design principles, with guidance from the instructor. Students will complete finished works they will be proud to display or add to a college acceptance portfolio.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 15, 2018 - November 17, 2018


age

12–17


days

Saturday


times

10:00AM - 12:00PM


course code

103AM


tuition

$230.00




Drawing & Painting

Instructor

Rosemary Geseck

Expand your creativity, repertoire of skills, and visual perception. Teens with aspirations to become artists will develop their creative and technical skills, preparing them for future study. Those who love to make art for the fun of it will enjoy this class as well. Students will increase knowledge of media and techniques related to the elements of design principles, with guidance from the instructor. Students will complete finished works they will be proud to display or add to a college acceptance portfolio.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 15, 2018 - November 17, 2018


age

12–17


days

Saturday


times

1:00PM - 3:00PM


course code

103PM


tuition

$230.00




Fashion Design for Teens

Instructor

Sarah Buck Mueller

Experience the world of a professional design studio- from initial concepts to completed garments and creations. Students will learn basic fashion illustration techniques, draping, pattern making, and key elements of textiles and fabricating clothes. Students are encouraged to bring their own sewing machine.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 13, 2018 - November 15, 2018


age

12–17


days

Thursday


times

4:30PM - 6:30PM


course code

516AS


tuition

$230.00




Figure Drawing for Teens

Instructor

Abbey Rosko

One of the best ways to learn to draw the human form is by studying a live model. Students will sharpen their drawing skills and learn various approaches to drawing the figure through the use of a clothed model. This class is excellent for any student who is preparing a portfolio for entering college.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 11, 2018 - November 13, 2018


age

12–17


days

Tuesday


times

4:30PM - 6:30PM


course code

315AS


tuition

$230.00


lab fee

$20.00

information



Graphic Design

Instructor

Ashley Christman

Create your own digital artwork in our computer lab! Students will work on a Mac using Adobe Creative Cloud software in a variety of applications. New studio equipment features Wacom tablets. Animation may also be introduced.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 15, 2018 - November 17, 2018


age

12–17


days

Saturday


times

1:00PM - 3:00PM


course code

106PM


tuition

$230.00




Manga, Comics & Cartoons

Instructor

Keith Garubba

Create your own characters, illustrations, and stories! Students will explore the art of manga, comics, and cartoons as they develop skills needed to create their own artwork.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 11, 2018 - November 13, 2018


age

12–17


days

Tuesday


times

4:30PM - 6:30PM


course code

331AS


tuition

$230.00




Portfolio Prep

Instructor

Rosemary Geseck

In this class students will work with the instructor to develop high quality drawings and prepare a competitive college entrance portfolio. In addition to improving drawing skills, the instructor will work directly with the students using their choice college's portfolio requirements as a guideline.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 10, 2018 - November 12, 2018


age

12–17


days

Monday


times

4:30PM - 6:30PM


course code

240AS


tuition

$230.00


Registration is closed for this course.



Portrait Painting

Instructor

Sean Delonas

Students will learn step by step, how to create a traditional portrait in oil paint from live models. The class will cover proportion, anatomy, shapes, planes, simple palettes, measuring, mixing, value, hue, chroma, and much more. The class focuses on improving painting skill so students can better express themselves artistically. This is a relaxing class, suitable for beginner to advanced students. Students will be responsible to purchase their own supplies for this class.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 15, 2018 - November 17, 2018


age

12–17


days

Saturday


times

1:00PM - 3:00PM


course code

131PM


tuition

$230.00


lab fee

$20.00

information

Registration is closed for this course.


Age 7–11

Home School Art Experience: Science In My Art

Instructor

Jennifer Nahan Gidley

Students will engage in a fun mix of sceince and art from drawing with silver wire to making paint and creating balance sculptures.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 13, 2018 - November 15, 2018


age

7–11


days

Thursday


times

10:00AM - 12:00PM


course code

500AM


tuition

$230.00



Age 16–Adult

Drawing & Oil Painting

Instructor

Sean Delonas

Expand your creativity, repertoire of skills, and visual perception. Teens and adults with aspirations to become artists will develop their creative and technical skills, preparing them for future study. Students will increase knowledge of media and techniques related to the elements of design principles, with guidance from the instructor. This class will focus on techniques in classical realism. Students will complete finished works they will be proud to display or add to a college acceptance portfolio. Students will be responsible to purchase their own supplies for this class.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 15, 2018 - November 17, 2018


age

16–Adult


days

Saturday


times

10:00AM - 12:00PM


course code

130AM


tuition

$230.00


lab fee

$20.00

information

supply list

Download


Registration is closed for this course.



Drawing & Oil Painting

Instructor

Sean Delonas

Expand your creativity, repertoire of skills, and visual perception. Teens and adults with aspirations to become artists will develop their creative and technical skills, preparing them for future study. Students will increase knowledge of media and techniques related to the elements of design principles, with guidance from the instructor. This class will focus on techniques in classical realism. Students will complete finished works they will be proud to display or add to a college acceptance portfolio. Students will be responsible to purchase their own supplies for this class.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 15, 2018 - November 17, 2018


age

16–Adult


days

Saturday


times

10:00AM - 12:00PM


course code

130AM


tuition

$230.00


lab fee

$20.00

information

supply list

Download




Drawing & Oil Painting

Instructor

Sean Delonas

Expand your creativity, repertoire of skills, and visual perception. Teens and adults with aspirations to become artists will develop their creative and technical skills, preparing them for future study. Students will increase knowledge of media and techniques related to the elements of design principles, with guidance from the instructor. This class will focus on techniques in classical realism. Students will complete finished works they will be proud to display or add to a college acceptance portfolio. Students will be responsible to purchase their own supplies for this class.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 10, 2018 - November 12, 2018


age

16–Adult


days

Monday


times

6:30PM - 9:30PM


course code

625EV


tuition

$260.00


lab fee

$25.00

information

supply list

Download


Registration is closed for this course.


Age 7-10

Saturday Morning Cartooning

Instructor

Travis Hill

Seasoned award-winning cartoonist, Travis J. Hill, has drawn for Marvel Comics, Disney/Pixar's Cars and Toy Story comics, Cartoon Network's Adventure Time comic books and more. With decades of experience in graphic design, publishing, video games, and caricaturing at Walt Disney World, he's excited to share his knowledge and expertise. Join us for a workshop of drawing fun! Travis will guide students to create their own cartoon masterpieces. Favorite cartoon and video game characters may even show up! Returning students will benefit from reinforced fundamentals and all new material. Attend all 5 classes and collect all 5 lessons!

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

October 20, 2018 - October 20, 2018


age

7-10


days

Saturday


times

10:00AM - 12:00PM


course code

WS140


tuition

$20.00




Saturday Morning Cartooning

Instructor

Travis Hill

Seasoned award-winning cartoonist, Travis J. Hill, has drawn for Marvel Comics, Disney/Pixar's Cars and Toy Story comics, Cartoon Network's Adventure Time comic books and more. With decades of experience in graphic design, publishing, video games, and caricaturing at Walt Disney World, he's excited to share his knowledge and expertise. Join us for a workshop of drawing fun! Travis will guide students to create their own cartoon masterpieces. Favorite cartoon and video game characters may even show up! Returning students will benefit from reinforced fundamentals and all new material. Attend all 5 classes and collect all 5 lessons!

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

October 27, 2018 - October 27, 2018


age

7-10


days

Saturday


times

10:00AM - 12:00PM


course code

WS141


tuition

$20.00




Saturday Morning Cartooning

Instructor

Travis Hill

Seasoned award-winning cartoonist, Travis J. Hill, has drawn for Marvel Comics, Disney/Pixar's Cars and Toy Story comics, Cartoon Network's Adventure Time comic books and more. With decades of experience in graphic design, publishing, video games, and caricaturing at Walt Disney World, he's excited to share his knowledge and expertise. Join us for a workshop of drawing fun! Travis will guide students to create their own cartoon masterpieces. Favorite cartoon and video game characters may even show up! Returning students will benefit from reinforced fundamentals and all new material. Attend all 5 classes and collect all 5 lessons!

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

November 3, 2018 - November 3, 2018


age

7-10


days

Saturday


times

10:00AM - 12:00PM


course code

WS142


tuition

$20.00




Saturday Morning Cartooning

Instructor

Travis Hill

Seasoned award-winning cartoonist, Travis J. Hill, has drawn for Marvel Comics, Disney/Pixar's Cars and Toy Story comics, Cartoon Network's Adventure Time comic books and more. With decades of experience in graphic design, publishing, video games, and caricaturing at Walt Disney World, he's excited to share his knowledge and expertise. Join us for a workshop of drawing fun! Travis will guide students to create their own cartoon masterpieces. Favorite cartoon and video game characters may even show up! Returning students will benefit from reinforced fundamentals and all new material. Attend all 5 classes and collect all 5 lessons!

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

November 10, 2018 - November 10, 2018


age

7-10


days

Saturday


times

10:00AM - 12:00PM


course code

WS143


tuition

$20.00




Saturday Morning Cartooning

Instructor

Travis Hill

Seasoned award-winning cartoonist, Travis J. Hill, has drawn for Marvel Comics, Disney/Pixar's Cars and Toy Story comics, Cartoon Network's Adventure Time comic books and more. With decades of experience in graphic design, publishing, video games, and caricaturing at Walt Disney World, he's excited to share his knowledge and expertise. Join us for a workshop of drawing fun! Travis will guide students to create their own cartoon masterpieces. Favorite cartoon and video game characters may even show up! Returning students will benefit from reinforced fundamentals and all new material. Attend all 5 classes and collect all 5 lessons!

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

November 17, 2018 - November 17, 2018


age

7-10


days

Saturday


times

10:00AM - 12:00PM


course code

WS144


tuition

$20.00



Age 3-5

Paint and Sippy Cups Preschool Workshop

Instructor

Baum Instructor

In these pint-sized paint and sippy cup workshops, toddlers will read a book with instructor, Annie Soltysiak, and then create a work of art inspired by the story! This workshop will feature The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle and students will use tempera paint on canvas.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

September 21, 2018 - September 21, 2018


age

3-5


days

Friday


times

10:00AM - 11:30AM


course code

WS151


tuition

$20.00




Paint and Sippy Cups Preschool Workshop

Instructor

Baum Instructor

In these pint-sized paint and sippy cup workshops, toddlers will read a book with instructor, Annie Soltysiak, and then create a work of art inspired by the story! This workshop will feature The Lorax by Dr. Seuss and students will work with Crayola Model Magic and pipecleaners.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

October 5, 2018 - October 5, 2018


age

3-5


days

Friday


times

10:00AM - 11:30AM


course code

WS152


tuition

$20.00




Paint and Sippy Cups Preschool Workshop

Instructor

Baum Instructor

In these pint-sized paint and sippy cup workshops, toddlers will read a book with instructor, Annie Soltysiak, and then create a work of art inspired by the story! This workshop will feature If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Numeroff and students will use pastels on pastel paper.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

October 19, 2018 - October 19, 2018


age

3-5


days

Friday


times

10:00AM - 11:30AM


course code

WS153


tuition

$20.00




Paint and Sippy Cups Preschool Workshop

Instructor

Baum Instructor

In these pint-sized paint and sippy cup workshops, toddlers will read a book with instructor, Annie Soltysiak, and then create a work of art inspired by the story! This workshop will feature The Pout-Pout Fish by Deborah Diesen and students will use tempera paint on canvas.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

November 2, 2018 - November 2, 2018


age

3-5


days

Friday


times

10:00AM - 11:30AM


course code

WS154


tuition

$20.00




Paint and Sippy Cups Preschool Workshop

Instructor

Baum Instructor

In these pint-sized paint and sippy cup workshops, toddlers will read a book with instructor, Annie Soltysiak, and then create a work of art inspired by the story! This workshop will feature A Color of His Own by Leo Lionni and students will use watercolor and pastels.

session

Fall Session 2018


start/end date

November 16, 2018 - November 16, 2018


age

3-5


days


times

10:00AM - 11:30AM


course code

WS155


tuition

$20.00



MAKE A MARK

Maybe you have never picked up a brush, a pastel, a stick of charcoal, or a slab of clay – or maybe you have been creating art for years. Either way, everyone can make a mark at The Baum School of Art. How will you make yours?

— Artwork by Ken Mizerny