Kids, Families, & Teens

F2M1 – Cats, Cats, Cats!

Instructor: Sylvia Benson Join in on painting cats according to different artists, like Picasso. Use oil pastels and watercolor to create your paintings! CLASS ID: F2M1 June 11, 2022. Saturday, 10:00-11:30 AMTuition: $38 Member/$48 Non- MemberMaterial Fee: $5 Payable to Instructor, Per ParticipantAge/Level: Ages 5+, Adults WelcomeLocation: WBCA

YA16 – Something You Can Feel

Instructor: Rajine Williams Participants will remove distractions and focus on ‘movement’ as it relates to their bodies and emotions by listening to music without words, both with and without sight. Removing senses help them focus on tones and tempos they hear by painting on canvas. CLASS ID: YA16 August 4. Thursday, 10:00-11:00 AM Tuition: $36…

YA2S – Nature Butterflies

Instructor: Ashley Marigliano Fun in the sun! These plexiglass butterflies are perfect as a sun catcher or window display. Each artist will use paint, natural elements, and beads/sequins to create their masterpiece. CLASS ID: YA2S July 27 Wednesday, 9:30 AM-12:00 PM Tuition: $36 Member/$45 Non- Member Age/Level: Ages 8-11 Location: WBCA

YA2R – Nature Butterflies

Nature Butterflies Instructor: Ashley Marigliano Fun in the sun! These plexiglass butterflies are perfect as a sun catcher or window display. Each artist will use paint, natural elements, and beads/sequins to create their masterpiece. CLASS ID: YA2R June 29. Wednesday, 9:30 AM-12:00 PM Tuition: $36 Member/$45 Non-Member Age/Level: Ages 8-11 Location: WBCA

YA35- Paper Arts Around the World

Paper Arts Around the World Instructor: Janelle Doyle Explore the world through traditional arts using the simplest of all materials – paper! Students will learn a variety of fun techniques from origami, the Japanese art of paper folding, to wycinanka ludowa, the Polish art of paper cutting. Students will also create beads from recycled paper.…

YA29 – Expedition: Egypt

Expedition: Egypt Instructor: Janelle Doyle Discover how the Ancient Egyptians used art to communicate ideas. Learn about hieroglyphics (the Egyptian picture-language), explore how the great pyramids were built, and create a self-portrait in the style of the great pharaohs. CLASS ID: YA29 August 17 Wednesday, 9:30 AM-12:00 PM Tuition: $36 Member/$45 Non- Member Age/Level: Ages…

YA1F – The World of Seuss

The World of Seuss Instructor: Janelle Doyle The amazing books of Dr. Seuss inspire this class for the youngest artists. We will build our skills in drawing, painting, cutting, and gluing while working with a variety of real art materials. Projects include making a ‘Who-hair’ hat and building a new forest for The Lorax. CLASS…

YA1B – Paper Arts Around the World

Instructor: Janelle Doyle Explore the world through traditional arts using the simplest of all materials – paper! Students will learn a variety of fun techniques from origami, the Japanese art of paper folding, to wycinanka ludowa, the Polish art of paper cutting. Students will also create beads from recycled paper. CLASS ID: YA1B July 7 Tuesday,…

Y1C5 – Summer Pottery

Instructor: Adama Sow Learn ceramics in this exciting weekly class! Teaching artist Adama Sow will cover basic wheel-throwing, hand-building, sculpture, and glazing techniques. Students must be able to attend ALL classes in order to register. CLASS ID: Y1C5 August 4-25. 4 Thursdays, 4:00-6:00 PM Tuition: $108 Member/$135 Non-Member Age/Level: 7-13 Location: WBCA

Y1C2 – Kids Behind the Clay Wheel

Instructor: Margie Jones Take a spin with us on the potter’s wheel, as we delve into throwing basic forms like bowls and cups. We will use colorful slips and glazes to decorate surfaces. Come prepared to get messy! CLASS ID: Y1C2 July 13, 20, 273 Wednesdays, 12:30-3:00 PMTuition: $108 Member/$135 Non-MemberAge/Level: Ages 11-14Location: WBCA

Y1C4 – Summer Pottery

Instructor: Adama Sow Learn ceramics in this exciting weekly class! Teaching artist Adama Sow will cover basic wheel-throwing, hand-building, sculpture, and glazing techniques. Students must be able to attend ALL classes in order to register. CLASS ID: Y1C4 July 7-28. 4 Thursdays, 4:00-6:00 PMTuition: $108 Member/$135 Non- MemberAge/Level: 7-13Location: WBCA

YA15 – Live Figure Drawing

Instructor: Kristin Camp One or two models pose in 3-10 minute increments while students draw. There is freedom to make mistakes, and it’s enlightening! You might not think you can do it, and then you create something totally surprising. We will have time towards the end of class to add and experiment with color to…

YA17 – Something You Can Feel

Instructor: Rajine Williams Participants will remove distractions and focus on ‘movement’ as it relates to their bodies and emotions by listening to music without words, both with and without sight. Removing senses help them focus on tones and tempos they hear by painting on canvas. CLASS ID: YA17August 11. Thursday, 10:00-11:00 AMTuition: $36 Member/$45 Non-MemberAge/Level:…

YA30 – Monoprinting with Gelli Plates

Instructor: Janelle Doyle Explore the world of Gelli Plate printing. Students will create monoprints (single, unique prints) using layering, painting, stencil, and texture techniques. CLASS ID: YA30August 3. Wednesday, 12:30-3:00 PMTuition: $36 Member/$45 Non- MemberAge/Level: Ages 14-18Location: WBCA

YA41 – Zine Making

Instructor: Morgan Kavanagh Learn how to create handmade publications called zines! Zines are used to explore identity, self-publish writing and art, develop a story, share a skill, passion, or perspective. You will have access to an inspiring zine library and a wide variety of materials including: collage supplies, markers, pens and pencils, paint, stickers and…

YA23 – Creative Writing

Instructor: Morgan Kavanagh Calling all young writers and poets! We will delve into creative writing through inspiring prompts. Together we will practice character development and infuse our writing with all the details of life. We will draw inspiration from nature, objects around us, and our senses. CLASS ID: YA23 July 14. Thursday, 12:30-3:00 PM Tuition:…

YA1A – From Journal to First Draft for Teen Writers

Instructor: Karen Parkman In this class, you’ll dive into the creative process of writing. For the first two days, we’ll explore where ideas come from and how to get writing in any environment. Activities will include intuitive writing, dream journaling, associative writing, and more. On day three, we’ll focus on how to develop your writing…

YA2K – 2D & 3D Paper Weaving

Instructor: Ashley Marigliano Take 2D design to the next level with paper weaving activities and a large paper chain wall hanging. If you’re interested in color theory and spatial design, this class is for you! CLASS ID: YA2K August 3.Wednesday, 9:30 AM-12:00 PM Tuition: $36 Member/$45 Non-Member Age/Level: Ages 14-18 Location: WBCA

YA2H – Floral Garland Workshop

Instructor: Ashley Marigliano Explore a variety of craft skills to create a decorative floral garland. This class will cover pompom making and hand sewing techniques to make a statement piece. CLASS ID: YA2H July 21. Thursday, 9:30 AM-12:00 PM Tuition: $36 Member/$45 Non- Member Age/Level: Ages 14-18 Location: WBCA

YA1R – The Impressionist Landscape

Instructor : Janelle Doyle The Impressionist painters observed that color was not fixed but changed from both light and its surroundings. We will start with a series of studio and en plein air activities designed to help students learn how to create an Impressionist landscape painting. We’ll explore techniques for painting air, water, land, and…

Y1C1 – Kids Behind the Clay Wheel

Instructor: Margie Jones Take a spin with us on the potter’s wheel, as we delve into throwing basic forms like bowls and cups. We will use colorful slips and glazes to decorate surfaces. Come prepared to get messy! CLASS ID: Y1C1 July 12, 19, 26. 3 Tuesdays, 12:30-3:00 PMTuition: $108 Member/$135 Non-MemberAge/Level: Ages 11-14Location: WBCA

YA2Q – Potato Printing

Instructor: Ashley Marigliano Potatoes are the perfect vehicle for creating detailed and fun stamps for printing. In this class, you’ll learn how to create unique designs with pattern making. CLASS ID: YA2Q July 19. Tuesday, 9:30 AM-12:00 PM Tuition: $36 Member/$45 Non- Member Age/Level: Ages 11-14 Location: WBCA

YA1P – Impressionist Colors and Techniques

Instructor: Janelle Doyle Working quickly with just a few colors, the Impressionist painters were able to capture their subjects. Through observation and practice, we will discover how the Impressionist painters used color to capture light, atmosphere, movement, and mood. Students will explore the color palettes and techniques of different Impressionist painters. Due to the pace…

YA1N – Impressionist Colors and Techniques

Instructor: Janelle Doyle Working quickly with just a few colors, the Impressionist painters were able to capture their subjects. Through observation and practice, we will discover how the Impressionist painters used color to capture light, atmosphere, movement, and mood. Students will explore the color palettes and techniques of different Impressionist painters. Due to the pace…

YA28 – Gallery Safari

Instructor: Susan Hartzell Vannelli Put on your explorer’s hat and join this magical art adventure in the gallery. We will search for colors and patterns in a scavenger hunt like game as well as make a vibrant drawing inspired by the art in the gallery. CLASS ID: YA28 August 17. Wednesday, 9:30-11:45 AMTuition: $36 Member/$45…