Saturday Drop-in Art: American Flag Painting

Saturday Drop-in Art: American Flag Painting

Instruction begins promptly at 11:00 a.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. $3 per
person

Join us on Saturday mornings for a “make and take” art experience. All ages are welcome; children under
age 5 should be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Summer Garden

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Summer Garden

Instruction begins promptly at 11:00 a.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. $3 per
person

Join us on Saturday mornings for a “make and take” art experience. All ages are welcome; children under
age 5 should be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Butterfly

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Butterfly

Instruction begins promptly at 11:00 a.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. $3 per
person

Join us on Saturday mornings for a “make and take” art experience. All ages are welcome; children under
age 5 should be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Fish Print

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Fish Print

Instruction begins promptly at 11:00 a.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. $3 per
person

Join us on Saturday mornings for a “make and take” art experience. All ages are welcome; children under
age 5 should be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Lady Bug Garden

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Lady Bug Garden

Instruction begins promptly at 11:00 a.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. $3 per
person

Join us on Saturday mornings for a “make and take” art experience. All ages are welcome; children under
age 5 should be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Sun

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Sun 

Instruction begins promptly at 11:00 a.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. $3 per
person

Join us on Saturday mornings for a “make and take” art experience. All ages are welcome; children under
age 5 should be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Spider Web

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Spider Web

Instruction begins promptly at 11:00 a.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. $3 per
person

Join us on Saturday mornings for a “make and take” art experience. All ages are welcome; children under age 5 should be accompanied by an adult.

2017 Summer Youth Art Classes Are Out!

Download A complete pdf of the Summer Youth Classes here. 2017 Summer Youth Classes

Young at Art Class Fee $10.00 Ages 4-5
Three Sessions: June 26-29 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
July 17-20 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
August 14-17 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
It’s never too early to encourage an interest in art. During this class, beginning students will learn to use a variety of materials to explore drawing, painting, cutting, gluing and clay in a creative, nurturing environment.

Amazing Africa Class Fee $12.00 Ages 6-8
Two Sessions: June 26-29 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
July 31-August 3 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Pack your passport and bags for a journey to West Africa! Your tour guide, Amy Knuver, back from a year living in Togo, Africa, will teach you about this amazing continent while you create masks, clay sculptures, prints and more.

Summertime Fun Class Fee $12.00 Ages 6-8
Two Sessions: July 10-13 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
August 14-17 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Capture the fun times of summer in colorful works of art. Students will learn to use paint, papers, clay and a variety of other materials to create a camping landscape, melting ice cream cones, bug tiles and a picnic lunch through art.

Art Sampler Class Fee $12.00 Ages 6-8
Two Sessions: July 10-13 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
August 7-10 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Students will learn about portraits, landscapes, still life, sculpture and explore using a variety of materials in unexpected ways.

Creature Feature Class Fee $12.00 Ages 6-8
Two Sessions: July 17-20 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
August 7-10 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
What is that rustling in the leaves? Students will use animals as their inspiration for each project. Painting, drawing, sculpture, clay and printmaking will be explored.

Build it! Learning About Architecture
Class Fee $15 Ages 9-12
Two Sessions: July 10-13 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
August 7-10 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Architecture surrounds you! Students will use clay, printmaking, cardboard and paint to design interesting buildings. Learn about columns, onion shaped domes, dentils, fish scale shingles and more as you become a budding architect.

Sculpture: A Journey to the Third Dimension
Class Fee $15.00 Ages 9-12
Two Sessions: July 24-27 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
August 7-10 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Take a break from the flat world of two dimensional art and enter the world of FORM. Using metal, cardboard, paint and paper mache we will create amazing pieces of art!

Art is Delicious! Class Fee $15.00 Ages 9-12
Two Sessions: July 10-13 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
July 24-27 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Using food as an inspiration we will explore clay, papers, collage, mixed media and drawing to design art pieces that will look good enough to eat while learning about some well known artists that became famous for their giant hamburgers and soup cans. This is a recipe for some amazing art.

African Safari Class Fee $15.00 Ages 9-12
Two Sessions: June 26 – 29 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
July 31 – August 3 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Take some time this summer to discover the culture and art of Africa. Your tour guide, Amy Knuver, back from a year living in Togo, Africa, will teach you about this amazing continent while you create masks, clay sculptures, prints and more.

Drawing Toolbox Class Fee $15.00 Ages 9-12
Two Sessions: June 19-22 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
August 14-17 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
If you love to draw, this is the class for you! Sharpen your skills and learn some new techniques while working in a variety of mediums including graphite, charcoal, ink and pastel. Discover the tricks of perspective, how to capture light and shadow, make contour line drawings and how to add texture to your drawings.

Claytastic Class Fee $15.00 Ages 10-18
Three Sessions
Session 1: June 22 3:00 – 5:30 p.m.
June 29 3:00 – 5:30 p.m.
July 6 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.

Session 2: July 13 3:00 – 5:30 p.m.
July 20 3:00 – 5:30 p.m.
July 27 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.

Session 3: August 3 3:00 – 5:30 p.m.
August 10 3:00 – 5:30 p.m.
August 17 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.

Get muddy at NCCA-Artsplace! This class is limited to 6 participants per session so each participant will get some experience throwing on the potter’s wheel! Students will also learn how to hand build, connect, and roll a slab! Learn several different finishing techniques including glazing, staining and painting. All work goes home the final day of class.

ArtsKool for Teens Class Fee $10 per session Ages 13 to 18
Tuesdays 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.
June 20 – Photography with your Smartphone
June 27 – Cigar Box Guitars with Chester Winowiecki
July 11 – Silver Clay with Cristine Grimm
July 18 – Repousse Mirrors
July 25 – Silk Painting
August 1 – Alcohol Ink Jewelry
August 8 – Printmaking
August 15 – Painting with Renae Wallace
This series of classes is designed with busy teenagers in mind. Sign up for one class or attend each week for the whole summer! Let your creativity shine each week while learning new techniques for jewelry making, painting, and even building your own cigar box guitar!

Young Artists’ Toolbox Drawing Workshop with Lindsay Isenhart

Saturday 12:30-2:00 p.m.

April 22

Class Fee: $25 ($20 Members)

Ages 8-18

Learn about Lindsay’s “Artist’s Toolbox” of drawing skills and materials. From learning how to check proportion and perspective, to using drawing tools in a variety of different ways, students will gain new useful drawing skills to take into their future practice. Pencil, charcoal and water media will be used. Class includes sketchbook, pencil and eraser.

SEWING FOR KIDS WITH LAURIE BREZA: Pillowcase – Spring Break!

Monday/Tuesday 1:00-3:00 p.m.

April 3, 4

Class Fee: $35 ($30 Members)

Ages 9+

Skill level: Beginner
Discover how much fun sewing can be. You will learn basic sewing and machine skills while completing a colorful pillowcase for your room. Students will have to purchase fabric and notions before the first class. Each participant will get familiar with a sewing machine, several sewing techniques and terminology in this introductory class. Sewing machines are provided. Class size is limited to four students. Supply list provided.