Youth Classes and Workshops
We offer classes by age group for every level. Our class schedule changes seasonally. If you wish to join a class after a series has already started, talk to us about prorating! 10% sibling discount is offered always! We DO NOT reimburse for missed classes.
Art + Soul Collective is a vendor for Compass, iLead, Inspire, Sage Oak, and Excel Charter Schools. Registration for homeschool classes are exactly the same as all our youth art classes. Register online here, bypassing the payment online by typing in HOMESCHOOL into the promo code. Please register with your charter school 10 days before the start of class and inform your charter of monthly payment (not lump) for those taking a series class.
Thursdays, October 3-December 12
Art takes on so many textures, colors, mediums, sizes and shapes…..Join our Thursday Explore class as we adventure through the beautiful world of art. Each week we will take on a different focal point in our art project to understand how varied and personal art can be. We will look at the Elements of Art: line, shape, form. color and texture and even take a peek at the Principles of Art: harmony, balance, proportion, emphasis and movement, variety and rhythm to include in our pieces.
Taught by Leslie
9-week series, starting September 4th
Join Ms. Lauren in this innovative process art experience while we look at occupations!! Each week we’ll look at a different job in the community and explore, pretend and create our own uniforms, transports and necessary supplies to be a terrific community helper!
12-week series, beginning September 16th
(no class Thanksgiving week)
Join artist Paul McAdam in a 12-week series learning how to paint! Paul brings an encouraging style to his classes, walking alongside you, giving his knowledge and helping you to find your voice for the art. You will learn the fundamentals of painting from proper materials to set up, to actually painting your very own work! He will be there through each step, building on your prior knowledge and ability. If you don't have prior experience, that is perfect! He will begin from the very beginning! You will come away with a confidence in being able to paint on your own, expressing yourself in this fabulous medium.
Tuesday, October 1 through October 29
Join us in this 5-week series as we discover the power and “wow” factor of positive/negative art. We will be working with all kinds of mediums: paper and paint, clay, ink, embrordery and 3-D Art to create one-of-a-kind art work that will be remembered for a lifetime.
Taught by Leslie
Wednesdays, October 2-December 11 (No class on November 27 due to Thanksgiving)
Join Miss Leslie and Miss Heather in this 10-week series as we adventure through the world of the Famous Flemish artist, Bruegel the Elder! Known for his paintings, block prints and his etchings, we will learn all about this beyond brilliant artist…..His life and family, his artwork, his homeland and what made him paint and create the way he did. Miss Leslie and Miss Heather will take alternating weeks; Leslie working with the hands-on artwork and Miss Heather going deep with photos of his life and work! A field trip is planned within the series to San Diego to see some of his work.
5 week series
Wednesdays, October 23-November 20
Come play with ACRYLIC paints! We always start every class with drawing and then we will learn the beginning techniques of acrylic painting, color mixing, layering, and so much more. Prepare to be amazed at what your little artist creates!
Taught by Ms. Jeniece
image c/o Art Bar Blog
Take what you learned from the previous Fun Friday, and try your new-found art of embroirdery out on clothes! Embelish jeans, jean jackets, t-shirts, anything that needs a little pazaz, style, and a new life. Bring friends and hang out, chit chat as you create with thread. There is no better way to spend a Friday than to be with friends, create something new and embelish an item of clothing to make it totally “yours”. Afterwards, head to “Wild Taco” or “Alta” for dinner. It’s the new way to live large, fun and full!
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Tuesdays, November 5 through December 10 (No class November 26 due to Thanksgiving)
Come along with us on a 5-week adventure to learn all about the beautiful world of COLOR! We will learn all about the color wheel, compliments and families on the wheel and why color has such an impact on all the world around us. We will be trying out our new-found knowledge with all kinds of mediums from paint to clay, 3-D to mixed-media.
Taught by Leslie
6-week series, Thursday afternoons
November 7-December 21
No class on Thanksgiving!
This is the class for your preschool-aged artist! As a Preschool teacher, I have met many young artists who simply need space and freedom to explore, create and learn the basic techniques to make their art dreams come true. Come learn and play!
taught by Jeniece
image c/o Art Bar Blog
Friday, November 8
Drop your kids off and have some me-time on a Friday afternoon! While you’re away, the kids will be kicking off Thanksgiving season with a fun + creative Turkey! They will cut, paint, paste and create together. Bring a friend! We will have yummy snacks and loads of inspiration and mess, the beautiful kind!
taught by Ms. Jeniece
Saturday, November 23rd
Come join our STEAMulating PlayDate! Amber Mitchell, founder and creator of the wildly growing @LittleIntellects IG and credentialed, seasoned teacher with over 10 years classroom experience, will provide different hands on learning activities in a play-based environment throughout the studio! With these fun activities your little one won’t even realize they are learning, growing and developing intellectual skills. Amber will also give tips and tricks for making learning fun and easy at home for all you busy mamas and papas. Best for ages 3-5 (parent involvement is appreciated).
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