Galleries are open by appointment Fridays 3:00 to 7:00 PM, Saturdays and Sundays 1:00 to 5:00 PM.
Admission is always free.

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Summer Classes

Summer Classes

Welcome back to the Armory! These in-person classes introduce materials, concepts, and techniques that enhance skills and encourage the playful exploration of ideas that challenge your child’s imagination. All materials provided. Full scholarships are available for eligible students, click here to learn more.

To protect vulnerable community members, including our younger guests who are not yet eligible for the COVID-19 vaccination, 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 onsite class safety protocols here.

 

Online One-Day Workshops (Ages 12 through adult)

Class Ages Day Time
Moving Panoramas 12 to adult Saturday, May 21 10 AM - 1 PM
Pinhole Camera & Camera Obscura 12 to adult Saturday, June 4 10 AM - 1  PM

 

Kids (Ages 6-11)

July 5 - August 13 (Classes meet weekly, 6 Class meetings*)
*Monday classes meet only 5 times in observance of 4th of July.

Class Ages Day Time
Painting Flowers, Flaura, & Fauna 6-8 Mondays 10 AM - 12 PM
Stop Motion Animation 7-9 Mondays 10 AM - 12 PM
Summer Surrealism: Drawing & Painting 9-11 Mondays 10 AM - 12 PM
Animal Sculptures & Dioramas 6-8 Mondays 1 - 3 PM
Printmaking Magic 7-11 Mondays 1 - 3 PM
Painting People, Portraits, & Figures 9-11 Mondays 1 - 3 PM
Exploring Outer Space: Drawing, Painting, & Mixed Media 6-9 Tuesdays 10 AM - 12 PM
Metamorphosis: The Art of Insects 7-11 Tuesdays 10 AM - 12 PM
Ceramics: Hand building & Wheel Throwing 7-9 Tuesdays 1 - 3 PM
Modern Cityscapes & Landscapes: Drawing & Painting 7-11 Tuesdays 1 - 3 PM
Stop Motion Animation 9-11 Tuesdays 1 - 3 PM
Observational Painting: Still Life 6-8 Wednesdays 10 AM - 12 PM
Anime, Cartoons, & Artsy Comics! 7-9 Wednesdays 10 AM - 12 PM
Drawing & Painting: The Magical World of Fungi  9-11 Wednesdays 10 AM - 12 PM
Impressionist Painting Techniques 6-8  Wednesdays 1 - 3 PM
Ceramics: Hand building & Wheel Throwing 9-11  Wednesdays 1 - 3 PM
Stop Motion Animation 9-11 Wednesdays 1 - 3 PM
Creating Characters & Storybook Theatre! 6-8 Thursdays 10 AM - 12 PM
Printmaking & Nature 7-11 Thursdays 10 AM - 12 PM
Ceramics: Hand building & Wheel Throwing 7-9  Thursdays 1 - 3 PM
Wondrous Watercolors: Botanical Illustration 9-11 Thursdays 1 - 3 PM
Mythical Beasts & Cosmic Creatures 6-9 Fridays 10 AM - 12 PM
Illustrating with Ink: Flowers & Ferns  8-11 Fridays 10 AM - 12 PM
Wild, Wild Animal World 7-11 Saturdays 10 AM - 12 PM
Drama Character Workshop  7-11 Saturdays 10 AM - 12 PM
Clay Cities & Villages: Hand Building Ceramics 7-11 Saturdays 10 AM - 12 PM

 

Teens (Ages 12-18)

July 5 - August 13 (Classes meet weekly, 6 Class meetings)

Class Day Time
Intro to Ceramics: Hand building & Wheel Throwing Tuesdays 10 AM - 12 PM
Observational & Figure Drawing with Live Model Tuesdays 1 - 3 PM
Intro to Painting: Watercolor & Acrylics Wednesdays 1 - 3 PM
Darkroom Photography Thursdays 10 AM - 12 PM
Intermediate - Advanced Ceramics: Hand Building & Wheel Throwing Thursdays 10 AM - 12 PM
Darkroom Photography Thursdays 1 - 3 PM
Drawing Thursdays 1 - 3 PM 
Darkroom Photo: Developing Negatives & Printing Images Saturdays 10 AM - 12 PM

Adults (Ages 18+)

July 5 - August 27 (Classes meet weekly, 8 Class meetings)

Class Day Time
Letterpress Mondays 9:45 AM - 12:30 PM 
Collage & Assemblage Mondays 9:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Ceramics: Hand Building & Wheel Throwing Mondays 9:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Intro to Painting: Oils & Acrylics Mondays 6 - 9 PM
Watercolor Illustration  Mondays 6 - 9 PM
Ceramics: Hand Building & Wheel Throwing Mondays 6 - 9 PM
Collage & Assemblage Tuesdays 6 - 9 PM
Intro to Drawing Tuesdays 6 - 9 PM
Ceramics: Hand Building & Wheel Throwing Tuesdays 6 - 9 PM
Open Lab Hours - Ceramics Wednesdays 9:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Letterpress Wednesdays 9:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Figure Drawing with Live Model Wednesdays 6 - 9 PM
Letterpress Wednesdays 6 - 9 PM
Intro to Darkroom Photo Wednesdays 6 - 9 PM
Intermediate - Advanced Ceramics: Hand Building & Wheel Throwing  Wednesdays 6 - 9 PM
Abstract Painting: Art & Techniques Thursdays 6 - 9 PM
Ceramics: Hand Building & Wheel Throwing Thursdays 6 - 9 PM
Ceramics: Hand Building & Wheel Throwing Fridays 10 AM - 12:30 PM
Ceramics: Hand Building & Wheel Throwing Saturdays 10 AM - 12:30 PM
Darkroom Photo: Developing Negatives & Printing Images Saturdays 10:15 AM - 2:15 PM

 

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