Classes for 9 years and Up

Classes for 9 yrs. and up

Advanced classes are designed to facilitate the growth of budding young artists! Each week we will dive into techniques ranging from drawing, plaster molding, mosaic tiling and more! Once the techniques has been studied, Sparklers will imagine & plan a way to use that technique in their own creative way!

Advanced Sparklers is held on:
Thursdays from 6:00-7:30 P.M.
See descriptions for Advanced Sparklers ages 9 yrs. and up

December 7th
Pine Cone Ornaments
Advanced Sparklers will use acrylic paint, pom poms, glitter and much more to turn a natural pine cone into a special hanging ornament.
December 14th 
Watercolor Tie Dye Pillows
Advanced sparklers will use white fabric and sharpie markers to create colorful handmade pillows. Their designs and patterns will be sprayed with rubbing alcohol to create a special watercolor effect. We will let the fabric dry then assemble the pillows. Sparklers can take home their creations to decorate their rooms!
December 21st
Hot Glue gun Stencils
Sparklers will use hot glue to create a 3d stencil. They will create multiple images using their stencils. They will have a series of prints as well as a reusable stencil that they can take home.
January 4th
Optical Illusion
Advanced sparklers will make a large scale drawing that will create an optical Illusion for the viewer. Sparklers will use rulers, pencils, and markers to create their colorful op-art images.
January 18th
Character Concept
Sparklers will create their very own innovative character. They will design everything from their, clothes to what their room may look like. We will use multiple techniques and detailed illustrations to convey their special characters.
January 25th
Cut Paper Peacocks
Sparklers will use paper shapes to create a 3D Peacock. They will use their creative skills to make a special pattern/design for their peacocks feathers.
February 1st
Perspective Aquarium
Sparklers will learn how to draw in perspective to make a unique aquarium scene . We will use the perspective to make a realistic scene of a beautiful sea creature filled aquarium.

What is the cost?
Classes cost $20 each.

How do I enroll & pay? 

Enrolling is easy through our website. You can enroll more than one child at once on the same form if you’d like. Scroll down to the form located on this page. Fill out the form and hit continue. The continue option will take you to payment options. You can pay easily through Paypal, or by mailing us a check. Voila! You’re all signed up!

What kinds of projects will you do? 

Each class is packed with books, short relevant videos, brainstorming, and all kinds of art materials. Projects are relevant to whatever the theme is for the session. For example if are doing a session on Hawaii, we may make ukuleles one class & sculpt volcanoes the next!  The best way to get an idea of projects is to check out our Instagram. It is packed with pictures of classes, camps, birthdays, & events.

Where is your studio located?

Our studio is located at 9430 Main Avenue.

Where do I park to drop off my child?

If you are just dropping off, feel free to drop off your child at the  white steps. We will come outside 5 minutes before class starts to let all the kids in at the steps.  Please do not park in the Coffee Shop/Antique Spots. If you would like to come check out our studio or see a project, please park in the grass lot directly behind our studio. This is a one-way entrance so please use caution when entering/exiting.

What do I do if my I know my child is going to miss a class?

If you know in advance that your child will not be able to make it to specific classes, please let us know before the session begins and we will prorate the session for you.  If your child misses a class unexpectedly due to illness or a change of events, schedule a make-up class for your child to attend.  You can choose a class to attend for  a make-up from our class schedule on our website.  Please send us an e-mail or give us a phone call to let us know when you would like your child to come in.  We will not refund for classes missed unexpectedly.