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Teens

Ages 12-18

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Named one of the best art programs for teens in the nation, these in–depth classes challenge teens to engage in ambitious explorations of ideas, context, materials, applications, and individual expression. All materials included. All skill levels are welcomed. Full scholarships are available for all teen classes. To find out if you qualify, please email registrar@armoryarts.org. We encourage prompt registration for classes. If a class does not have enough enrollment one week before the start date, we unfortunately will have to cancel the class. 

Teen Scholarships are generously provided by the Pearlman Geller Family Foundation.

New! Observational & Figure Drawing with Live Model
Sp20.400 (Ages 12-14)

Learn drawing techniques while creating basic sketches leading to finished works. Draw from observation to gradually develop your skills and practice techniques such as sketching simple shapes, shading, hatching, and controlling line weight.

Offered on Mon. 4:00 PM

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New! Contemporary Sculpture
Sp20.600 (Ages 15-18)

Experiment using a combination of printmaking, painting, and sculptural techniques to explore ways of creating finished sculptural forms.

Offered on Mon. 4:00 PM

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The Art of Comics & Graphic Novels
Sp20.601 (Ages 15-18)

Make the most of every page as an artist and storyteller as you create your own eight-page risographed mini-comic.

Offered on Mon. 4:00 PM

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Stop Motion Animation
Sp20.401 (Ages 12-14)

Experience the animation process from start to finish, from character design to storyboards to creating a final animation work with sound.

Offered on Tue. 4:00 PM

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Painting
Sp20.602 (Ages 15-18)

Create your own unique paintings while learning foundational skills such as color mixing, brushwork, and composition techniques.

Offered on Tue. 4:00 PM

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Letterpress
Sp20.603 (Ages 15-18)

Create with the power of words. Explore the process of letterpress printing and learn the art of combining text and images to design and create posters, postcards, unique artworks, and more.

Offered on Tue. 4:00 PM

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New! Creative Writing
Sp20.604 (Ages 15-18)

Bring ideas to the page through poetry, creative nonfiction or fiction in a workshop setting. Bring a project you are working on, or start from scratch.

Offered on Tue. 4:00 PM

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Ceramics
Sp20.402 (Ages 12-14)

Learn how to use the potter’s wheel as well as ceramic hand-building techniques.

Offered on Wed. 4:00 PM

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New! The Art of Video: Tools & Techniques for Personal Expression
Sp20.605 (Ages 15-18)

Learn the basics of Adobe Premiere Pro as you create video artworks from found footage, your own video recordings, and more.

Offered on Wed. 4:00 PM

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Figure Drawing with Live Model
Sp20.606 (Ages 15-18)

Boost your drawing skills with this essential class in observational drawing of professional (clothed) figure models.

Offered on Wed. 4:00 PM

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Drawing & Painting
Sp20.403 (Ages 12-14)

Create beautiful art while learning the basics of drawing and painting.

Offered on Thu. 4:00 PM

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Digital Arts: Photoshop, Illustrator, GIFS, & More
Sp20.607 (Ages 15-18)

Learn a variety of skills and techniques in the digital arts in this exciting class including Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, GIF making, and even printing on our digital Risograph machine.

Offered on Thu. 4:00 PM

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The Art of Comics & Graphic Novels
Sp20.404 (Ages 12-14)

Learn to make the most of every page as an artist and storyteller as you create your own graphic novel.

Offered on Fri. 4:00 PM

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Darkroom Photography
Sp20.405 (Ages 12-14)

Discover the magic of the darkroom as you explore film-based black and white photography while developing camera skills and printing techniques.

Offered on Fri. 4:00 PM

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Screen Printing & Printmaking
Sp20.608 (Ages 15-18)

Explore an array of media and techniques, while creating multiples of your own design on fabric, paper, shirts, and more.

Offered on Fri. 4:00 PM

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Ceramics
Sp20.609 (Ages 15-18)

Experiment with methods of glazing and different types of surface textures with a variety of high and low fire clays and glazes.

Offered on Fri. 4:00 PM

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Darkroom Photography
Sp20.610 (Ages 15-18)

Explore personal style and improve your photographic ways of seeing as you discover film-based black and white photography.

Offered on Sat. 10:30 AM

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New! Digital Arts & Printing Methods
Sp20.611 (Ages 15-18)

Learn introductory InDesign and Photoshop skills to make your own graphics and designs.

Offered on Sat. 10:30 AM

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Digital Photography: Contemporary Studies
Sp20.612 (Ages 15-18)

Develop a more advanced level of photographic expression. Emphasis will be on technical fundamentals and personal image capture.

Offered on Sat. 1:00 PM

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New! Open Darkroom Printing Studio (4 Hours)
Sp20.330 (Ages 15+)

Come print and further expand your darkroom skills in our film-based black and white lab.

Offered on Sat. 1:00 PM

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