​​​​​In-Person Fall Classes

Fall Discount

$10 discount on any fall class when you register by September 1, 2020. If you know you're going to be taking a class with us this fall, take advantage of this special discount- it helps us plan and it helps you save money!  Use code fall 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) FULL
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 limited to 9 students.
When: 9/21-12/14 (11)
No class: 9/28, 10/12
Time: 4:30-6:00pm
Cost: $338


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 limited to 9 students.
When: 9/23-12/16 (11 classes)
No class: 11/4, 11/25
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 limited to 9 students.
When: Thursdays, 9/24-12/03 (10 classes)
No class: 11/26
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 limited to 5 students.
When: 9/25-12/4 (8)
No class: 11/6, 11/13, 11/27
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 limited to 9 students.
When: 9/26-12/12 (9)
No class: 11/7, 11/14, 11/28
Time: 10:30am-12:00pm

Cost: $288

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