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Youth Classes

​All supplies included, unless notated otherwise.

​Art Exploration Station

You will have a lot of fun learning and exploring a lot of different art mediums.  Plan on going home with at least one finished masterpiece each class.  All supplies will be provided.  Ages 6-12
  
  
  
  
  
  
Registration
Art Exploration Station4/10-5/1Sat10-12pm$75C. Patterson

​Gel Printing

Use a plate made from gelatin to create a monoprint. Learn how to transfer images, play with color, and create your own paper for collage! All supplies included. Ages 6-12


  
  
  
  
  
  
Registration
Gel Printing2/20-3/13Sat1-3pm$55C. Patterson

​Ocarina (Ceramic Whistle)

In this one day workshop, students will learn a brief history of the Ocarina and instructions on how to build their own. Ages 10+
  
  
  
  
  
  
Registration
Ocarina (Ceramic Whistle)28-MarSun2:30-5pm$25A. Rangel
Ocarina (Ceramic Whistle)25-AprSun2:30-5pm$25A. Rangel

​Teen Pottery

Teens will explore basic wheel throwing techniques, hand-building and glazing. All supplies included. Ages 11-16

  
  
  
  
  
  
Registration
Teen Pottery2/22-3/15Mon5:30-7:30pm$85A. Rangel
Teen Pottery3/29-4/19Mon5:30-7:30pm$85A. Rangel
Teen Pottery4/26-5/17Mon5:30-7:30pm$85A. Rangel

​Young Creatives

In-person

Explore a variety of art methods including drawing, painting, clay, photography, and more! Create fun and interesting art to add to your young artists’ gallery. All supplies included. Ages 6-12. Please call 316-350-3245 to register.

​Online Zoom Class

Explore a variety of art methods including drawing, painting, clay, and more! From the comfort of your own home, create fun and interesting art to add to your young artists’ gallery, while having a unique, live, experience with our talented instructors! All supplies included and can be picked up at CityArts prior to class start date. Ages 6-12.

  
  
  
  
  
  
Registration
Young Creatives2/23-3/16Tue5:30-7pm$55D. Hughes
Young Creatives3/30-4/20Tue5:30-7pm$55D. Hughes
Young Creatives4/27-5/18Tue5:30-7pm$55D. Hughes

​Youth Handbuilding

This class is good for youth students who are too young to operate a throwing wheel but would still like to experiment with clay. In this course, students will learn pinch pots, slab building and coil building. An array of projects can be created in this class: doggy/kitty dishes, ceramic shakers, bird houses, animal sculptures., etc. Low pressure and fun for young kiddos looking to create. Ages 6-11

  
  
  
  
  
  
Registration
Youth Handbuilding3/28-4/18Sun12-2pm$80A. Rangel
Youth Handbuilding4/25-5/16Sun12-2pm$80A. Rangel

Youth Photography

Learn photography in a safe, fun, socially distanced outdoor environment. This four week class will give students a basic understanding of how to use a camera, tools for noticing and connecting with their environment, and experiences selecting and editing photos for a book to take home with them after the class has ended. Open to youth ages 6-12. No prior photography experience is necessary. Cameras will be provided by CityArts.

  
  
  
  
  
  
Registration
Youth Photography2/24-3/17Wed1-2:30pm$65C. Robertson
Youth Photography - Zoom3/31-4/21Wed3-4pm$55C. Robertson
Youth Photography4/3-4/24Sat1-2:30pm$65C. Robertson
Youth Photography - Zoom4/28-5/19Wed3-4pm$55C. Robertson
Youth Photography5/1-5/22Sat1-2:30pm$65C. Robertson

​Valentine Printmaking Workshop

Create handmade Valentine's cards by learning the art of printmaking. Student's will design their stamp and carve away their design. All supplies included. Ages 6-12


Tots N' Pots

​Bring your little one to experience what clay is all about. In this one hour workshop, you and your toddler will make one unique pottery piece on the wheel together. All supplies included, price includes adult and child. Ages 3-5

Silent Filmmaking

Act, direct, and film your own short movie in this Silent Filmmaking workshop! This is a fun, active way to learn about the history of moviemaking. Camera and equipment provided by CityArts. Bring a costume and any script ideas you might want to try! Ages 6-15.


Cubism Selfie

Students enjoy drawing and assembling their own unique self-portrait using inspiration from Picasso's cubist portraits.

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