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FINAL WEEK of Summer Art Classes for Kids Starts August 22

Let your kids spend a week at the Armory creating all kinds of fun. This is the final week-long session left for your 3-to-11-year-olds. Classes are filling up fast with the Final Week starting August 22, so register today!
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Featured Week 9 Classes for Kids
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Baby Animals
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Baby Animals (Su16.188)
Monday-Friday, 8:30 - 10 am
Week 9 (August 22-26)
Naomi Buckley, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 3-4 • Explore the world of baby animals. We’ll look at how they play, what they eat and where they sleep. Create artworks inspired by baby animals using lots of materials and found objects.
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$110 (members $99)
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Wild West
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Wild West (Su16.189)
Monday-Friday, 8:30 - 10 am
Week 9 (August 22-26)
Lindsay Kessner, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 5-6 • Buttes, buffalo, rock arches, cacti and desert sunsets, we’ll look at art work by artists who are inspired by the wild west and use many materials to make equally wild creations. 
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$110 (members $99)
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Papier-Mâché Pets
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Papier-Mâché Pets (Su16.190)
Monday-Friday, 8:30 - 10 am
Week 9 (August 22-26)
Sandra Gallegos, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 7-9 • Students will use papier-mâché to create many animals, both real and imaginary. They’ll draw, paint and sculpt animals they’d like to have as pets.
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$110 (members $99)
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Fun with Drama
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Fun with Drama (Su16.191)
Monday-Friday, 8:30 - 10 am
Week 9 (August 22-26)
Grace Lacques, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 8-11 • Students will explore theatrical expression through games, movement and improvisation. Using movement, feelings and voice, they’ll develop characters and learn to express themselves in a theatrical way.
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$110 (members $99)
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Matisse's Murals
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Matisse's Murals (Su16.193)
Monday-Friday, 10:30 am - 12 pm
Week 9 (August 22-26)
Sandra Gallegos, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 5-6 • Students will explore the work of French painter Henri Matisse. They’ll paint murals as they learn how to use bright colors, shapes, varied scale and collage techniques.
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$110 (members $99)
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Silhouettes & Shadows
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Painting Plants (Su16.194)
Monday-Friday, 10:30 am - 12 pm
Week 9 (August 22-26)
Kristofferson San Pablo, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 7-9 • Plants have long been a source of inspiration for art and artists. Students will study the variety and great detail of plants. They’ll paint, sculpt and draw their observations and combine it all to make their own art garden.
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$110 (members $99)
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Tails & Paws
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From Darkroom to Digital (Su16.195)
Monday-Friday, 10:30 am - 12 pm
Week 9 (August 22-26)
Allison Alford, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 9-11 • Students will learn about photography of both the darkroom and digital variety. They’ll discover the similarities and differences with hands on projects in both styles of picture taking. 
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$110 (members $99)
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Growing Gardens
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Growing Gardens (Su16.196)
Monday-Friday, 12:30 pm - 2 pm
Week 9 (August 22-26)
Allison Alford, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 3-4 • Let’s sow our artistic seeds as we use many materials to make flowers, fruits and vegetables. We’ll explore how things grow, which creatures help gardens flourish and imagine what we would grow in our very own garden. 
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$110 (members $99)
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Art of the Americas: From North to South
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Art of the Americas: From North to South (Su16.197)
Monday-Friday, 12:30 pm - 2 pm
Week 9 (August 22-26)
Ed Leonardi, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 5-6 • Students will explore art from the Americas. Starting in the United States, we’ll travel through two continents to find interesting artists, cultures and artwork. We’ll start our voyage with Abstract Expressionists in the United States and continue with Mesoamerican art in Mexico, then finish with Modernist art in Brazil. All while discovering different cultures’ art techniques and styles to create while sliding down the longitude. 
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$110 (members $99)
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Comics, Cartoons & Characters
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Comics, Cartoons & Characters (Su16.198)
Monday-Friday, 12:30 pm - 2 pm
Week 9 (August 22-26)
Kristofferson San Pablo,, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 7-9 • Students will create their own characters and comic books about themselves and the world around them. Using humor, jokes, real life situations and of course, superheroes, they’ll learn the history and the style of comics and look at many artists inspired by traditional cartoons. 
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$110 (members $99)
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Poster Art
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Poster Art (Su16.199)
Monday-Friday, 12:30 pm - 2 pm
Week 9 (August 22-26)
Tracy Nakayama, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 9-11 •  Students will design posters using various materials including ink, stencils, stamps, collage and photographs. The class will focus on composition, creating messages through imagery and the history of posters in art, culture and entertainment.
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$110 (members $99)
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Kittyland
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Kittyland (Su16.200)
Monday-Friday, 2:30 pm - 4 pm
Week 9 (August 22-26)
Rebecca Bennett Duke, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 3-4 • Students will create kittens, kitten toys, food and play areas. They’ll use many materials to create the magical, cute worlds kittens live in. 
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$110 (members $99)
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Flora & Fauna
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Flora & Fauna (Su16.201)
Monday-Friday, 2:30 pm - 4 pm
Week 9 (August 22-26)
Tracy Nakayama, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 5-6 • We’ll discover the bounty of botanicals and wildlife in chaparral and desert landscapes through printmaking, watercolor and sculptures. 
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$110 (members $99)
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Photo Collage
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Photo Collage (Su16.202)
Monday-Friday, 2:30 pm - 4 pm
Week 9 (August 22-26)
Allison Alford, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 7-9 • Students will create collage from found images and pictures of their own to tell stories both real and imaginary. They will also look at artists who use photography to tell stories. 
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$110 (members $99)
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Abstract Painting
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Abstract Painting (Su16.203)
Monday-Friday, 2:30 pm - 4 pm
Week 9 (August 22-26)
Ed Leonardi, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 9-11 • What is in an abstract painting? We'll look at the ways artists like Pollock, Kandinsky, and Mondrian use color, line, texture, geometry and emotion to create their abstract art. Starting with a realistically drawn object, we’ll use the techniques we’ve learned to abstract it.
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$110 (members $99)
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