Join us for our upcoming exhibition:
Exposure: Native Art and Political Ecology
January 27 - June 11, 2023

Fall Schedule

Fall is no longer enrolling. For your reference only, the fall class schedule is listed below.

To view our currently enrolling classes, click below.

 
Please note masks are required for all students and visitors inside the Armory. Students ages 5 and up must show proof of full vaccination on the first day of class. Please read our COVID safety protocols here.


Adults (Ages 18+)

September 26 - December 11
Classes meet weekly, 10 Class meetings
No class on Thanksgiving Week

Adult art classes are the creative outlet you need to develop skills, discover hidden talents, and express yourself. Lifelong learners and all skill levels are welcomed. Take a class with a friend! Materials are included for most classes.

Mondays, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Teacher
Letterpress  Denise El-Hoss
Collage & Assemblage Sandra Gallegos
Ceramics: Handbuilding & Wheel Throwing  Ronna Ballister
Mondays, 6:30 - 9:00 PM Teacher
Intro to Painting: Oils & Acrylics

New Dates: October 3 - December 12 (No class Thanksgiving week)

Gabriella Carboni
Figure Drawing (Intermediate - Advanced) Andrew K. Currey
Tuesdays, 6:30 - 9:00 PM Teacher
Ceramics: Handbuilding & Wheel Throwing  Ronna Ballister
Intro to Drawing 

New Dates: October 4 - December 13 (No class Thanksgiving week)

Gabriella Carboni
Wednesdays, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Teacher
Open Lab Hours - Ceramics  N/A
Letterpress  Denise El-Hoss
Wednesdays, 6:30 - 9:00 PM Teacher
Intro Figure Drawing with Live Model Andrew K. Currey
Letterpress  Denise El-Hoss
Intro to Darkroom Photo Laura Parker
Ceramics: Hand Building & Wheel Throwing
(Intermediate-Advanced) 
Elonda Norris
Watercolor Illustration  Jocelyn Casas
Thursdays, 6:30 - 9:00 PM Teacher
New! Printmaking 101: Intro to Printmaking Processes Mich Miller
Ceramics: Handbuilding & Wheel Throwing Joe Galarza
Painting: Oils & Acrylics
(Intermediate-Advanced) 
Kira Doutt
Watercolor Illustration
(Intermediate-Advanced)
Jocelyn Casas
Fridays, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Teacher
Ceramics: Handbuilding & Wheel Throwing Joe Galarza
Beginning Drawing Tracy Nakayama
Saturdays, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Teacher
Ceramics: Handbuilding & Wheel Throwing  Michelle Ohm
Saturdays, 10:15 AM - 2:15 PM Teacher
Darkroom Photo Lab:
Developing Negatives & Printing Images* 
*Class is for ages 16+
Joe Sanchez
Saturdays, 1 - 4:00 PM Teacher
New! Open Lab Hours - Ceramics N/A
Saturdays, 1:30 - 4:00 PM Teacher
Fiber & Textile Arts:
Sewing, Embroidery, Fabric Dyeing, & More*
*Class is for ages 16+
Joe Bruns
Intro to Painting: Oils & Acrylics Kira Doutt
Sundays, 1:30 - 4:00 PM Teacher
New! Risograph: Prints, Zines, & Printed Matter Mich Miller

 


 

Family & Toddler Classes (Ages 2-4 + Adult)

September 26 - December 11
Classes meet weekly, 10 Class meetings
No class on Thanksgiving Week

Multigenerational classes for toddlers and their parents/guardians to create art together. All materials provided. An adult caregiver must be present for the class.

Fridays, 12:30 - 1:30 PM Teacher
Art for Two: Amazing Autumn  Emily Coogan
Sundays, 2:00 - 4:00 PM Teacher
Art for Two: Dragons & Fairies  Ed Leonardi

 


 

Kids (Ages 5-11)

September 26 - December 11
Classes meet weekly, 10 Class meetings
No class on Thanksgiving Week

All materials are included. Classes introduce concepts and techniques to enhance skills and encourage playful exploration that challenges imaginations.

Mondays, 4:00 - 5:30 PM Teacher Ages
Painting Your World  Ed Leonardi 5-7
Fake Food Feast: Drawing, Painting, & Mixed Media  Sandra Gallegos 6-8
Artsy Comics, Cartoons, & Characters  Matt MacFarland 7-10
Drawing & Painting: Still Life to Self Portraits  Austyn de Lugo-Liston 8-11
Stop Motion Animation & Claymation  Joe Bruns 9-11
Tuesdays, 4:00 - 5:30 PM Teacher Ages
Animal Portraits & Dioramas  Ed Leonardi 5-7
Hand Building Ceramics: Fruits, Flowers, & Fungi  Tracy Nakayama 8-10
Artful & Ancient Architecture Sandra Gallegos 9-11
Wednesdays, 4:00 - 5:30 PM Teacher Ages
Art of Endangered Species Ed Leonardi 5-7
Stop Motion Animation & Claymation  Joe Bruns 7-9
Ceramics: Handbuilding & Wheel Throwing  Kira Doutt 9-11
Thursdays, 4:00 - 5:30 PM Teacher Ages
Watercolor Illustration: Painting People & Portraits  Kira Doutt 6-9
Ceramics: Handbuilding & Wheel Throwing  Julieta Reynoso 9-11
Saturdays, 10:00 - 11:30 AM Teacher Ages
Amazing Animal Dioramas Ed Leonardi 5-7
Ceramic Hand Building: Building Bugs, Birds, & other Creatures!  Kira Doutt 8-11

 


 

Teens (Ages 12-18)

September 26 - December 11
Classes meet weekly, 10 Class meetings
No class on Thanksgiving Week

All materials are provided. These in-depth art experiences inspire teens to engage in ambitious explorations of concepts, creative expression, historical and cultural context, connections, applications, and materials. Armory teen classes are designed for all skill levels.

Mondays, 4:00 - 6:00 PM Teacher Ages
Ceramics: Handbuilding & Wheel Throwing  Julieta Reynoso 12-18
Intro to Painting: Watercolor & Acrylics Gabriella Carboni 12-18
Wednesdays, 4:00 - 6:00 PM Teacher Ages
Figure Drawing with Live Model
(Intro-Intermediate) 
Andrew K. Currey 12-18
Thursdays, 4:00 - 6:00 PM Teacher Ages

Drawing (Intermediate-Advanced)

New Dates: October 5th - December 14th 

Gabriella Carboni 14-18
Fridays, 4:00 - 6:00 PM Teacher Ages
Darkroom Photo Joe Sanchez 12-18
Saturdays, 10:15 AM - 2:15 PM Teacher Ages
Darkroom Photo Lab: Developing Negatives & Printing Images  Joe Sanchez 16-Adult
Saturdays, 1:30 - 4:00 PM Teacher Ages
Fiber & Textile Arts: Sewing, Embroidery, Fabric Dyeing, & More Joe Bruns 16-Adult
Sundays, 2:00 - 4:00 PM Teacher Ages
Ceramics: Handbuilding & Wheel Throwing  Joe Bruns 12-18
Sundays, 1:30 - 3:30 PM Teacher Ages
Darkroom Photo: Developing Negatives & Printing Images Laura Parker 12-18

 


    

 

 

 
Armory Center for the Arts gratefully recognizes these funders of our scholarship-based studio art programs for children and teens: Pearlman Geller Family Foundation and additional support from the National Charity League - San Marino and Rotary Club of San Marino. If you would like to support our scholarship program, please consider donating today.

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