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Summer Art Classes for Kids Continue August 8


Let your kids spend a week or more at the Armory creating all kinds of fun. There are only 3, week-long sessions left for your 3-to-11-year-olds. Classes are enrolling all summer long, but Week 7 starts August 8, so register today!
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Featured Week 7 Classes for Kids
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Shifting Sand
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Shifting Sand (Su16.140)
Monday-Friday, 8:30 - 10 am
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Naomi Buckley, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 3-4 • Students will explore the many ways to use sand in art. We’ll spread, pour and sculpt sand of many colors to make sand paintings, sand impressions and maybe even a sand castle.
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$110 (members $99)
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Yummy Things
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Yummy Things (Su16.141)
Monday-Friday, 8:30 - 10 am
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Allison Peck, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 4-5 • Students will use food as an inspiration to make many yummy looking artworks. They’ll mix colors, paint and use clay to create pies, cakes, ice cream, French fries and maybe even a few vegetables.
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$110 (members $99)
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Boats and Bridges
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Boats & Bridges (Su16.142)
Monday-Friday, 8:30 - 10 am
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Rebecca Bennett Duke, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 5-6 • We’ll learn how to design and build sturdy structures. We’ll build boats and test if they can float and see how much weight our bridge can hold.
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$110 (members $99)
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Fun With Drama
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Fun with Drama (Su16.143)
Monday-Friday, 8:30 - 10 am
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Grace Lacques, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 7-9 • 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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Drawing & Painting
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Drawing & Painting (Su16.144)
Monday-Friday, 8:30 am - 10 am
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Sandra Gallegos, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 9-11 • Students will learn the basics of drawing and painting. They’ll learn drawing skills from simple sketches to finished works while developing drawing techniques such as how to create space, value and form. While experimenting with color theory and mixing paint, they’ll use various materials to paint with and paint on.
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$110 (members $99)
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Dance & Art
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Dance & Art (Su16.145)
Monday-Friday, 10:30 am - 12 pm
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Sandy Biery, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 3-4 • Explore movement and art! Students will explore patterns of time, space and rhythm through creative movement and mixed-media art projects.
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$110 (members $99)
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Forts & Secret Hideaways
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Forts & Secret Hideaways (Su16.146)
Monday-Friday, 10:30 am - 12 pm
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Rebecca Bennett Duke, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 4-5 • From animals to secret agents, everyone needs a secret hideaway. Students will use many materials to create hidden spaces, maps, and drawings to reach safety. They will imagine the stories behind their need for sudden getaways.
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$110 (members $99)
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Land, Sea & Sky
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Land, Sea & Sky (Su16.147)
Monday-Friday, 10:30 am - 12 pm
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Lindsay Kessner, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 5-6 • We’ll explore the world around us in the tradition of artists throughout time. We will make art about the sea, the forests, the sky and the creatures that inhabit them. We will use both traditional and recycled materials.
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$110 (members $99)
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Art in a Box
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Art in a Box (Su16.148)
Monday-Friday, 10:30 am - 12 pm
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Sandra Gallegos, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 6-8 • We’ll start with boxes and turn them into art with surprises inside. We will explore both 2-D and 3-D materials as well as recycled and found objects. We’ll look at Joseph Cornell and other artists who create with boxes.
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$110 (members $99)
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Fabric & Fiber
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Fabric & Fiber (Su16.150)
Monday-Friday, 10:30 am - 12 pm
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Allison Peck, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 8-10 • Students will weave, sew, patch, felt, stuff, stiffen, cut and arrange fabric into sculptures, collages, wearable art and woven creations.
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$110 (members $99)
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Photography
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Photography (Su16.151)
Monday-Friday, 10:30 am - 12 pm
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Allison Alford, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 9-11 •  Students will be introduced to the basic concepts of black and white darkroom photography Using both science and imagination, students will discover how photography is an extension of themselves.
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$110 (members $99)
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Busy Bees
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Busy Bees (Su16.152)
Monday-Friday, 12:30 pm - 2 pm
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Lindsay Kessner, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 3-4 • Building hives, gathering pollen, making honey and honeycomb are a few ways bees contribute to nature. Let’s discover the lives of bees through art. Students will read folklore about bees, look at artworks inspired by bees and using many materials, they will create their own bee-autiful artworks.
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$110 (members $99)
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Art to Wear
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Art to Wear (Su16.153)
Monday-Friday, 12:30 pm - 2 pm
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Simone Montemurno, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 4-5 • Students will use their imagination to make wearable creations. Using paint, paper and other materials, they’ll make sculptural costumes from their heads to their feet.
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$110 (members $99)
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Cartoon Kids
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Cartoon Kids (Su16.154)
Monday-Friday, 12:30 pm - 2 pm
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Ed Leonardi, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 5-6 • Students will create their own cartoon panels. They’ll discover the history of the comic strip and its unique way of telling a story. They will explore art skills such as form, volume, character design, composition and perspective.
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$110 (members $99)
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Super Natural Art
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Super Natural Art (Su16.155)
Monday-Friday, 12:30 pm - 2 pm
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Tracy Nakayama, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 6-8 • Students will learn about the life cycles of plants and all the creatures that help them along the way. They'll focus on making art from nature and getting inspired by all its glory.
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$110 (members $99)
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Ceramics
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Ceramics (Su16.157)
Monday-Friday, 12:30 pm - 2 pm
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Michelle Wiener, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 9-11 • Students will learn hand-building techniques and incorporate materials to create sculptures, making functional and decorative art. Each class offers new experiences and projects so students can take this class more than once.
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$110 (members $99)
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Twist, Twirl & Paint
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Twist, Twirl & Paint (Su16.158)
Monday-Friday, 2:30 pm - 4 pm
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Ed Leonardi, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 3-4 • Tapping, twisting, twirling, we’ll use different movements to create paintings large and small. We’ll discover new ways to paint and look at artists who use unusual movements and tools to make their paintings.
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$110 (members $99)
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Rockets, Comets & the Milky Way
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Rockets, Comets & the Milky Way (Su16.159)
Monday-Friday, 2:30 pm - 4 pm
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Lindsay Kessner, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 4-5 • Let’s blast off into outer space! We’ll design our own rockets to explore the wonders of the galaxies. We’ll paint comets that glow in the dark, learn about the constellations, and create mobiles of the planets.
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$110 (members $99)
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Fur-o-cious Creatures
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Fur-o-cious Creatures (Su16.160)
Monday-Friday, 2:30 pm - 4 pm
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Simone Montemurno, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 5-6 • Transform yourself into a furry beast or a scary, hairy monster! Braid, knot and rope all kinds of shaggy materials into wearable costumes to make your own very hairy situation.
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$110 (members $99)
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Carnivals & Carousels
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Carnivals & Carousels (Su16.161)
Monday-Friday, 2:30 pm - 4 pm
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Patricia Liverman, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 6-8 • Imagine all the parts of a carnival, from fantastic carousel animals to roller coasters to colorful carnival treats. We’ll use lots of colors, materials and ideas when we paint and sculpt the festivities.
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$110 (members $99)
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Click It! Snap It! Shoot It!
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Click It! Snap It! Shoot It! (Su16.162)
Monday-Friday, 2:30 pm - 4 pm
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Allison Alford, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 7-9 • Students will discover the world of photography. They’ll create photogram stories, build sets for photo shoots and experiment with different lighting. They’ll look at inspiring photographers who create sets and situations. Then they’ll recreate their own version using props and even use each other as subjects.
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$110 (members $99)
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Stop Motion Animation
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Stop Motion Animation (Su16.163)
Monday-Friday, 2:30 pm - 4 pm
Week 7 (August 8-12)
Naomi Fox, Teaching Artist
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For Ages 9-11 • Students will be introduced to basic animation concepts using techniques of stop motion animation. They’ll animate objects, sand, clay and their own bodies to produce a stop motion video.
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$110 (members $99)
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