$10 discount on any class when you register prior to March 15th. This allows teachers enough time for planning and preparation of any necessary materials. If you know you want to take a class with us this spring, take advantage of this special discount – it helps us plan and it helps you save money!
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The NSAL provides a creative, nurturing environment. Research shows that participation in the arts at a young age helps children in all areas of learning.
Drawing to Painting (8-10 yrs., 3rd-5th grades) Instructor: Lyndsay Murphree This class will help your artists develop drawing skills. Perspective, composition, shapes and shadows all come into play before you put paint on canvas. Artists will move into painting with that fundamental knowledge and learn color mixing and basic techniques to create their own paintings! When: 4/12-6/7 (8 classes) No class 5/31 Time: 4:30-6:00pm Cost: $263 WEDNESDAY Painting & Drawing (10-14 yrs., 5th-8th grade) Instructor: Sonia Penaranda-Taggart Paint and draw people, animals, landscapes, and still life objects, while learning to employ the principles of composition and color. In this class, students will learn the process of planning, developing, and executing artwork. We will use acrylics, watercolor, color pencils, pastels, and charcoal. Students will develop their creativity and advance in their knowledge of different mediums. When: 4/14-6/9 (9 classes) Time: 4:30-6:00pm Cost: $293
Creative Studio (10-14 yrs., 5th – 8th grade) Instructor: Sonia Penaranda-Taggart Love art and working with your hands? You will be drawing, painting, constructing, sculpting, modeling, and much more…let’s be creative! We will use a variety of materials, including paint, markers, cardboard, paper, wood, plastic, and any recycled materials found around your home. Students will be challenged each week with guided projects but are encouraged to be curious and develop their own individual creativity. When: 4/15-6/10 (9 classes) Time: 4:30-6:00 Cost: $293
FRIDAY Pop-Up Art Studio (K-3rd grades--ages 5-8 yrs.) Instructor: Susan Tecktiel Using a variety of materials, young artists work on projects that encourage children to use their imagination as they draw, paint, sculpt, and make prints, collages and more. Each week students will create a project inspired by a different artist. When: 4/16-6/11 (8 classes) No class: 5/28 Time: 4:30-5:45pm Cost: $263
SATURDAY Saturday Morning Artists (2nd-5th grade, 7-11 yrs.) Instructor: Lyndsay Murphree Explore the fun of drawing and painting in a variety of media. Faces, places, animals and nature--let your imaginations run free! This class is for students who love to draw, paint and learn new techniques. When: 4/17-6/12 (8 classes) No class 5/29 Time: 10:30am-12:00pm Cost: $263