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It's Still Summer @ the Armory: Art Classes for Ages 3-11 Enrolling through August 20

Posted by on 25 July 2018

Public schools might be back in session, but there are still two weeks of summer art classes at the Armory for kids 3 to 11, perfect for private school and home school families. Our morning and afternoon, weeklong art classes are taught by rigorously trained teaching artists. Browse featured classes below from our final week: Week 8 (August 20-24).

Are you a home school family? We accept charter funds from nearly a dozen local charter schools. Click here to see the full list.

Nonprofit and community-based, Armory Center for the Arts is the Los Angeles region's leading independent institution for contemporary art exhibitions and community arts education.

 


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Sparkles & Rainbows
Monday through Friday
August 20-24 (5 class meetings)
8:30 - 10:00 am
Early Bird Special:
 $110, members $99

(Ages 7 - 9) Explore the art and science of color and light while making bright, eye-catching art. Build kaleidoscopes, paint rainbows, and design sculptures with lots of color and a variety of sparkling, reflective materials. 


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Experimental Drawing & Painting
Monday through Friday
August 20-24 (5 class meetings)
8:30 - 10:00 am
Early Bird Special:
 $110, members $99

(Ages 9 - 11) Learn the basics of drawing and painting to create beautiful art. Practice with simple sketches, experiment with color theory, and create finished works as you expand your skills as an artist. Learn how drawing and painting can go beyond the pencil and paintbrush. Make 3D drawing and painting installations as well as your own paint and mark making tools. 


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Matisse's Murals
Monday through Friday
August 20-24 (5 class meetings)
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
$120, members $108

(Ages 4 - 5) Explore the work of French painter Henri Matisse. Paint beautiful murals while learning how to use bright colors, shapes, varied scales and collage techniques inspired by the artist’s masterworks.


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Monster Destruction
Monday through Friday
August 20-24 (5 class meetings)
12:30 - 2:00 pm
$120, members $108

(Ages 6 - 8) Build fantastic monsters and miniature cities. Create your own monstrous costumes and then enact the inevitable destruction of your monster metropolis during a grand performance.  


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Ceramics
Monday through Friday
August 20-24 (5 class meetings)
12:30 - 2:00 pm
$120, members $108

(Ages 9 - 11) Learn to use the potter’s wheel and hand-building techniques to create functional and nonfunctional ceramic art. Explore various types of clay, glazes and surface textures. 


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Castles & Creatures
Monday through Friday
August 20-24 (5 class meetings)
2:30 - 4:00 pm
Afternoon Special: $110, members $99

(Ages 6 - 8) Majestic castles, fire breathing dragons, knights in shining armor, and more! Create a fantasy world of life during the Renaissance, with kings and queens, spells, and fairies. Build, paint, draw or sculpt using a variety of art and craft materials. 


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Tye Dye & Wrap It Up!
Monday through Friday
August 20-24 (5 class meetings)
2:30 - 4:00 pm
Afternoon Special: $110, members $99

(Ages 7 - 9) Design unique art by wrapping fabric, paper, rocks and other materials with tape, string, plastic, and wire. Design your own tie-dyed fabric, decorative paper, taped rock sculptures and wire trees or beehives.


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