​​​​​YOUTH SUMMER CLASSES

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​​All online classes are presented via Zoom. Please download Zoom (www.zoom.us). You will be emailed Zoom meeting instructions, including a unique URL and meeting code to join the class at least 1 day before the start of the class (a supply list will be emailed upon registration).

*Please note: at this time we can only accept online payments via PayPal & credit card
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MONDAY

Clay Fun! (8-12 yrs., 3rd – 6th grade)
Instructor: Sonia Penaranda-Taggart

Online class presented via Zoom
Dry clay, play-do, or modeling clay will be used in this class.  Let us have fun sculpting, modeling, and much more while seeing your friends and making new ones! Students will be challenged each week with guided projects but are encouraged to be curious and develop their own creativity. 

Short supply list (SEE HERE)
When: Monday, 6/22-7/20 (5 classes)
Time: 3:30 -5:00 pm
Cost: $185

Click here to Register

TUESDAY

Creative Studio (10-14 yrs., 5th – 8th grade)
Instructor: Sonia Penaranda-Taggart

Online class presented via Zoom
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. 

Short supply list (SEE HERE)
When: Tuesdays, 6/23-7/21 (5 classes)
Time: 3:30-5:30 pm
Cost: $195
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WEDNESDAY


Painting and Drawing (10-14 yrs., 5th to 8th grade)                                       
Instructor: Sonia Penaranda-Taggart

Online class presented via Zoom
Paint and draw people, animals, landscapes, and still life objects, and learn 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.

Short supply list (SEE HERE)
When: Wednesdays, 6/24-7/22 (5 classes)
Time: 3:30-5:30 pm
Cost: $195

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THURSDAY

Illustration (14-16 yrs., 9 to 11th grade)
Instructor: Nichole Taggart

Online class presented via Zoom
Illustration allows artists to both interpret reality through an artistic lens and externalize their own creative ideas. In this class, we will study character forms, different illustrative styles, color palettes, and compositions, while at the same time developing our overall artistic abilities. Together, we will complete illustrative exercises and projects to become more experienced artists!

Short supply list (SEE HERE)
When: Thursdays, 6/25-7/23 (5 classes)
Time: 3:00 - 4:30
Cost: $185

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FRIDAY

Illustration for Kids! (8-12 yrs., 3rd – 6th Grade)
Instructor: Nichole Taggart

​Online class presented via Zoom
How can we use art to tell stories? Through illustration, artists filter the world through their imagination to do just that. In this class, we’ll learn to design people, animals, monsters, and more, and we’ll do it in our own unique style. Explore different creative processes, palettes, and mediums, and channel your creativity into original projects!
Short supply list/many already found at home
(SEE HERE)
When: Fridays, 6/26-7/24 (5 classes)
Time: 3:30-4:30 pm
Cost: $145

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SUMMER CAMPS


Zoom Art Camp!
All weeks are Monday through Friday

ART DISCOVERY - Ages 5-7
9:30-10:30AM
Instructor: Lillian Johnston

ART ADVENTURES – Ages 8-11
10:30-11:30 AM
Instructor: Jude Bamshad 


We are so excited to offer our popular art camp – back this summer with our excellent, professional art educators – Lillian Johnston and Jude Bamshad as teachers! We are offering all online projects with different themes and projects EVERY WEEK for five weeks! Your child is sure to have a tremendous art experience!

Sign up for one, two or even more weeks!


WEEK 1: Galaxy/Outer Space: Explore outer space through art

6/22 - 6/26


WEEK 2: It’s a Small World: Explore the World of Miniatures!

6/29 - 7/3


WEEK 3: Under the Sea: Create aquatic and nautical themed works of art
7/6 - 7/10


WEEK 4: Birds, bugs, butterflies: Create nature themed works of art
7/13 - 7/17


WEEK 5: Wizards, Magic, and Castles: Explore the world of fairy tales and magic

7/20 - 7/24


Supply list will be emailed upon registration.

Cost is $180 week. Space is limited, so sign up soon!

 

Special 3 Week Drawing & Painting Session with our popular teacher Sonia Penaranda-Taggart! 


Join this fun special 3 week class to learn some new skills or brush up on your painting and drawing techniques in our spacious studio!

Class is limited to 10 students in order to maintain proper social distancing in our studio.

Dates: 7/9 - 7/23

Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm

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