YOUTH & TEEN PROGRAMS: The Art Center's Youth & Teen Programs provide young artists with high-quality fine art instruction in state-of-the-art studios. encourage self-expression and foster positive risk-taking within a nurturing artistic community.


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FALL 2020 CLASSES

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LITTLE BIG ART - AGES 2-6 w/Adult

WEDNESDAY

Paint Explorers - Online


Bring your little artist to explore the magic of painting! We will learn about colors and explore fun ways to paint. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is only required for the child.


6 Weeks • October 21-November 25
2-3 pm • $60.00
Nancy Peterson

 

FRIDAY

Shape Explorers - Online


Join your little artist and explore all the shapes one can imagine in this fun class! We will connect virtually and support you through a series of fun drawing, painting, and mixed media projects designed to expand kids’ understanding of shapes. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is only required for the child.


6 Weeks • September 4-October 9 • 10 -11 am • $60.00 • Nancy Peterson

 

Clay Explorers - Online


Share in your toddler’s creative growth as you create and play with clay! This class is the perfect introduction to ceramics for little potters who love exploring and learning. Adults and children will practice basic hand-building methods and construct unique pieces. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is only required for the child.


6 Weeks • September 4-October 9 • 1:30 -2:30 pm • $82.00 • Jodi Krumel

 

SATURDAY

Clay Explorers - Online


Share in your toddler’s creative growth as you create and play with clay! This class is the perfect introduction to ceramics for little potters who love exploring and learning. Adults and children will practice basic hand-building methods and construct unique pieces. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is only required for the child.


6 Weeks • October 24-December 5 • 10:30 -11:30 am • $82.00 • Nancy Peterson

 

FAMILY ART - AGES 4 + UP w/Adult

FRIDAY

Family Clay!


Join us for a shared art experience in the ceramics studio! This family-focused class will foster exploration and skill-building through gallery explorations, reflective discussions, demonstrations, and hands-on ceramic projects. You must register all members of your group-up to 4 individuals per group, each group must include one adult. Group price reflected at checkout. One collaborative art project per group.


6 Weeks • September 4-October 9  • 11:30 am-1 pm • $190.00 • Nancy Peterson

 

SATURDAY

Family Clay!


Join us for a shared art experience in the ceramics studio! This family-focused class will foster exploration and skill-building through gallery explorations, reflective discussions, demonstrations, and hands-on ceramic projects. You must register all members of your group-up to 4 individuals per group, each group must include one adult. Group price reflected at checkout. One collaborative art project per group.


6 Weeks • October 24-December 5 • 1-2:30 pm • $190.00 • Katie Hartford

 

AGES 6-10

WEDNESDAY

Draw + Paint - Online


Awaken your creativity through a series of hands-on projects designed to improve your skills in drawing and painting! In this class, you will work on different projects and explore personal choice in a supportive environment.


6 Weeks • October 21-November 25 • 4-5:30 pm • $101.00 • Bekah Pollard

 

Cups + Bowls - Online


Create beautifully balanced clay pieces to use at home or give as gifts. Practice traditional handbuilding methods like slab, coil, and pinch construction. This class is perfect for all skill levels and returning students.


6 Weeks • September 2-October 7 • 4:30-6 pm • $123.00 • Deborah Beam

 

Comics + Characters - Online


After looking at your favorite comics and cartoons for inspiration we will learn the tricks that professional artists use in their drawings! Practicing these drawing techniques will help you improve your storytelling and character-designing skills!


6 Weeks • October 21-November 25 • 4:30-6 pm • $101.00 • Madeline Hutchins

 

SATURDAY

Comics + Characters


After looking at your favorite comics and cartoons for inspiration we will learn the tricks that professional artists use in their drawings! Practicing these drawing techniques will help you improve your storytelling and character-designing skills!


6 Weeks • September 12-October 17 • 11 am-12:30 pm • $126.00 • Teaching Artist TBD

 

Draw + Paint


Awaken your creativity through a series of hands-on projects designed to improve your skills in drawing and painting! In this class, you will work on different projects and explore personal choice in a supportive environment.


6 Weeks • September 12-October 17 • 1:30-3 pm • $126.00 • Ages 6-10 • Madeline Hutchins

 

Cups + Bowls


Create beautifully balanced clay pieces to use at home or give as gifts. Practice traditional handbuilding methods like slab, coil, and pinch construction. This class is perfect for all skill levels and returning students.


6 Weeks • October 24-December 5 • 4:30-6 pm • $153.00 • Deborah Beam

 

AGES 6-14: HOMESCHOOL ART

MONDAY

Homeschool Art - Clay


The Indianapolis Art Center’s Home School Art Program is designed to provide high-quality, flexible, and student-led visual art education and art making. This program ensures a student centered environment and engaging hands-on projects. Students will become familiar with the fundamentals of working with clay and develop creative problem solving skills they can apply anywhere.


6 Weeks • September 14-October 19 • 12:30-2:30 pm • $152.00 • Jodi Krumel

 

Homeschool Art - Clay


The Indianapolis Art Center’s Home School Art Program is designed to provide high-quality, flexible, and student-led visual art education and art making. This program ensures a student centered environment and engaging hands-on projects. Students will become familiar with the fundamentals of working with clay and develop creative problem solving skills they can apply anywhere.


6 Weeks • October 19-November 23 • 12:30-2:30 pm • $152.00 • Jodi Krumel

 

THURSDAY

Homeschool Art - Online


The Indianapolis Art Center’s Home School Art Program is designed to provide high-quality, flexible, and student-led visual art education and art making. This program ensures a student centered environment and engaging hands-on projects. Students will become familiar with the fundamentals of art and develop creative problem solving skills they can apply anywhere.


6 Weeks • September 3-October 8 • 10:30 am-12:30 pm • $125.00 • Daniel Cooper

 

Homeschool Art - Online


The Indianapolis Art Center’s Home School Art Program is designed to provide high-quality, flexible, and student-led visual art education and art making. This program ensures a student centered environment and engaging hands-on projects. Students will become familiar with the fundamentals of art and develop creative problem solving skills they can apply anywhere.


6 Weeks • October 22-December 3 • 10:30 am-12:30 pm • $125.00 • Daniel Cooper

 

AGES 10-14

WEDNESDAY

Draw + Paint


Awaken your creativity through a series of hands-on projects designed to improve your skills in drawing and painting! In this class, you will work on different projects and explore personal choice in a supportive environment.


6 Weeks • September 2-October 7 • 4:30-6 pm • $168.00 • Bekah Pollard

 

FRIDAY

Intro to Glass


Play with fire and make art! Learn to cut sheet glass and use it to create one of a kind glass pieces. Students will walk away with original glass projects and practice various techniques in the hot shop. Lessons include proper tool use, navigation of the glass studio, and a safe introduction to glassblowing techniques.


6 Weeks • September 4-October 9 • 4:30-6:30 pm • $359.00 • Drew Mason

 

SATURDAY

Draw + Paint - Online


Awaken your creativity through a series of hands-on projects designed to improve your skills in drawing and painting! In this class, you will work on different projects and explore personal choice in a supportive environment.


6 Weeks • October 24-December 5 • 11 am-12:30 pm • $135.00 • Bekah Pollard

 

SUNDAY

Manga Illustration - Online


The Japanese style of graphic storytelling known as Manga, has a distinctive style that has become immensely popular around the world. Learn to create your own characters in manga style and discover the characteristics that define it.


6 Weeks • September 13-October 18 • Noon-1:30 pm • $135.00 • Martin Clinch

 

Cups + Bowls


Create beautifully balanced clay pieces to use at home or give as gifts. Practice traditional handbuilding methods like slab, coil, and pinch construction. This class is perfect for all skill levels and returning students.


6 Weeks • October 25-December 6 • 12:30-2 pm • $204.00 • Kylee Williams

 

Manga Illustration - Online


The Japanese style of graphic storytelling known as Manga, has a distinctive style that has become immensely popular around the world. Learn to create your own characters in manga style and discover the characteristics that define it.


6 Weeks • October 25-December 6 • 2-3:30 pm • $135.00 • Martin Clinch

 

Cups + Bowls - Online


Create beautifully balanced clay pieces to use at home or give as gifts. Practice traditional handbuilding methods like slab, coil, and pinch construction. This class is perfect for all skill levels and returning students.


6 Weeks • September 13-October 18 • 2:30-4 pm • $164.00 • Teaching Artist TBD

 

Sculpture Exploration


In this 3D-Design class, young artists will hone their fine motor skills as they bring their drawings to life. Project materials may include clay, wire, wood, found objects and more.


6 Weeks • September 13-October 18 • 3-4:30 pm • $204.00 • Martin Clinch

 

Stop Motion Animation


Bring your fantastic stories to life! With a digital camera and computer software, you can turn any idea into an artistic moving creation. Join us as we learn both digital and traditional animation methods.


6 Weeks • October 25-December 6 • 3-4:30 pm • $168.00 • Daniel Cooper

 

AGES 10-18

SATURDAY

Photography - Online


Want to learn more about photography? Join us and practice the most essential camera functions. Students will complete various photo challenges and discuss their work with peers.Students are encouraged to bring their own cameras.


6 Weeks • September 12-October 17 • 4-6 pm • $135.00 • Daniel Cooper

 

Photography - Online


Want to learn more about photography? Join us and practice the most essential camera functions. Students will complete various photo challenges and discuss their work with peers.Students are encouraged to bring their own cameras.


6 Weeks • October 24-December 5 • 4-6 pm • $135.00 • Daniel Cooper

 

AGES 14-18

WEDNESDAY

Art Portfolio - Online


Learn to stand out in the college application process and refine your portfolio in this dynamic course. With the guidance of a professional artist, you will complete a sample of projects that every strong portfolio should have. Students are expected to bring an existing art portfolio or collection of their work.


6 Weeks • September 2-October 7  • 5-7 pm • $135.00 • Madeline Hutchins

 

FRIDAY

Glassblowing + More


Play with fire and make some art! Learn to cut sheet glass and use it to create one of a kind glass pieces. Students will walk away with original glass projects and practice various techniques in the hot shop. Lessons include proper tool use, navigation of the glass studio, and plenty of guidance with traditional glassblowing techniques. Please see class listing online for more class details and requirements.


6 Weeks • October 23-December 4 • 4:30-6:30 pm • $359.00 • Drew Mason

 

SATURDAY

Sewing


Show off your style by sewing your very own original pieces! In this hands-on class, you will learn all you need to know to get started with a sewing machine. Join us in the Fibers Studio and bring your designs to life!


6 Weeks • September 12-October 17 • 4-6 pm • $168.00 • Teaching Artist TBD

 

Advanced Clay - Online


Create beautifully balanced clay pieces to use at home or give as gifts. Practice traditional handbuilding methods like slab, coil, and pinch construction. This class is perfect for all skill levels and returning students.


6 Weeks • September 19-October 24 • 4-6 pm • $168.00 • Kylee Williams

 

SUNDAY

Advanced Drawing - Online


Dive into the world of drawing in a supportive yet challenging environment! Students will get hands-on practice using traditional drawing tools like pencil, charcoal, pastels, and ink to complete original works.


6 Weeks • October 25-December 6 • Noon-2 pm • $168.00 • Teaching Artist TBD

 

Advanced Clay - Online


Create beautifully balanced clay pieces to use at home or give as gifts. Practice traditional handbuilding methods like slab, coil, and pinch construction. This class is perfect for all skill levels and returning students.


6 Weeks • October 25-December 6 • 12:30-2:30 pm • $204.00 • Teaching Artist TBD


 


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