Teen FALL CLASSES Sep 1- Dec 31, 2019
We offer a varied after school program of Art Classes for teens this Fall. Classes are offered for ages 9-17 yrs & advanced teens ages 12-17 yrs.
Classes are offered 7 days a week, weekdays after school hours & weekends with morning or afternoon options included.
Our varied after school program for Teens for all ages & levels includes the following:
DRAWING Beginner-Intermediate classes: Technical & traditional classic drawing instruction. Techniques in shading, line, proportion, perspective, composition & exciting creative exercises to hone your skills. We will work from still Life, personal subject matter, portrait work along with techniques in abstraction & realism.
PAINTING Beginner-Intermediate classes: Learn paint application, color & texture. Work with acrylic, oils or watercolor, pastels & learn how to use the media for your own personal work. Classes in Classical Painting, study in Landscape, Still Life, Figure Painting, Portrait Painting & more. Build skills and learn exciting techniques in Abstract painting, self-expression or realism! Create gorgeous finished paintings on canvas.
CARTOONING: Learn the art of cartooning, both traditional cartooning and for graphic design, learn how to devise your own characters & map out unique stories, we will teach you professional tips for example placement of a character on a page to create dynamic narratives. Great class for anyone who loves illustration or is constantly doodling & wants to apply these techniques to other creative endeavors!
MANGA ART: Make your own comic book with the art of Manga (Japanese comic book art) in different styles and genres. Styles we will work with include Chibi, Shoju, Shounen & more! Gain confidence in figurative, technical drawing, storyboarding and inking skills, color theory & the importance of composition to drive the mood & tension of a narrative.
MIXED MEDIA & OTHER STUDIES: Teens dive into creative play & create unique works of art in 3D & more un-traditional media like found object art, collage, re-purposed & recycled materials like machine parts, feathers, glitter, fabric, warm & more!
STOP MOTION ANIMATION: Our Introduction to Stop Motion Animation is a fun introductory class. Learn techniques the pros use & create video clips according to your own storytelling, design characters & create your own magical world. This is an engaging class and perfect for building skill sets to apply to other more involved 3D animation projects.
ADVANCED 2D COMPUTER ILLUSTRATION & ANIMATION Create 2D animation using illustrative tools in Photoshop CC. Learn professional skills with knowledge in color theory, tablet technology, anatomy and drawing physics, Digital art tablet programming, color theory, as well as standard photoshop for drawing and GIF editing animation.
PORTFOLIO PREPARATION For students looking to continue their education into the visual arts career,m we offer an intensive 2 hr session. Work on your individual portfolio according to your third level application. We will help you build a unique portfolio. We have had huge success with our previous students who have entered such prestigious schools such as LaGuardia & graduate programs in some of the best schools in the metro area.
FALL CLASS PACKAGE Choose one of our awesome CLASS PKGs that run once a week according to our Fall calendar schedule, from Sep 1- Dec 30. ***All Class PKGS include fab discounts so the more classes you sign up for the bigger your save!
DROP IN OR INDIVIDUAL SESSIONS
Please note you must book individual dates/drop ins if you are signing up outside of advertised class schedules.Pick & choose your own dates at drop in rates (choose dates in the drop down menu in your preferred class).
Drop ins are perfect for last minute sign ups, students traveling from out of town or for those who find it hard to commit to a full class session.
Please note if signing up for a drop in class, one-off classes are offered as fun taster classes who find it hard to commit to full sessions but drop ins are not meant to substitute for a full study of your chosen subject.
For a more comprehensive learning experience in your choice of media, we highly recommend signing up for a full Class PKG.