For Fall 2020 class times & dates please see the Schedule page or click here

Winter 2021 In-Person Classes

Winter Discount
$10 discount on any winter class when you register by December 15, 2020. If you know you're going to be taking a class with us this winter, take advantage of this special discount- it helps us plan and it helps you save money!  Use code winter youth class in the space provided on the left-hand side of the check out page.


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! 

Class is limited to 9 students.
When: 1/11-3/22 (9 classes)
No class 1/18, 2/15
Time: 4:30-6:00pm
Cost: $288


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. 

Class is limited to 9 students.
When: 1/13-3/17 (10 classes)
Time: 4:30-6:00pm
Cost: $318


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. 

Class is limited to 9 students.
When: 1/14-3/18 (10 classes)
Time: 4:30-6:00
Cost: $318


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.

Class is limited to 6 students.
When: 1/15-3/19 (8 classes)
No class: 2/12, 2/26
Time: 4:30-5:45pm
Cost: $263


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.

Class is limited to 9 students.
When: 1/23 – 3/20 (8 classes)
No class 2/13
Time: 10:30am-12:00pm
Cost: $263

Youth Classes & Camps

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.

Youth Classes and Camp