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Register Now for Summer Art Classes

Kids 3-11 • Week 8 (8/20-8/24)



Classes for 3-5 year olds introduce materials, concepts, and techniques designed to challenge a child’s imagination and ability while providing opportunities for playful exploration. Children must be toilet trained. 

Classes for 6-11 year olds are designed to enhance skills, broaden concepts, and provide an expanded, creative experience. Materials and art historical concepts are used to achieve greater technical ability and broaden knowledge. 
  • All art materials are provided. 
  • Classes are limited to 12 students, allowing for individualized instruction. Select classes are limited to less students.
  • Tuition Assistance is available. You can apply for tuition assistance online at checkout. 
  • Save 10% on classes by becoming a member. Membership prices begin at the $100 Family level. You can add an Armory membership at checkout and get that 10% discount right away. To learn more about membership benefits, visit armoryarts.org/membership.
  • Enrollment is on a first come, first served basis. Enrollments are non-transferable. See all Armory Studio Policies.






(Su18.160) My Paintings

(Su18.160) My Paintings

(Ages 3 - 4 Explore paintings, pictures, stories, and the places they take us. Use many different colors and techniques to create your own paintings to display at home!

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 8:30am

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(Su18.161) Big Bugs

(Su18.161) Big Bugs

(Ages 5 - 6) Delve into the fascinating world of bugs! Create paintings and sculptures of your own bugs as you learn about their creepy crawly characteristics, habitats, shapes, and patterns.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 8:30am

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(Su18.162) Fun with Drama

(Su18.162) Fun with Drama

(Ages 6 - 11) Explore theatrical expression through games and improvisation. Using movement, feelings and voice, develop characters and learn to express yourself in a theatrical way.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 8:30am

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(Su18.163) Sparkles and Rainbows

(Su18.163) Sparkles and Rainbows

(Ages 7 - 9) Explore the art and science of color and light while making bright, eye-catching art. Build kaleidoscopes, paint rainbows, and design sculptures with lots of color and a variety of sparkling, reflective materials.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 8:30am

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(Su18.164) Experimental Drawing & Painting

(Su18.164) Experimental Drawing & Painting

(Ages 9 - 11) Learn the basics of drawing and painting to create beautiful art. Practice with simple sketches, experiment with color theory, and create finished works as you expand your skills as an artist.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 8:30am

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(Su18.165) Dance & Art

(Su18.165) Dance & Art

(Ages 3 - 4) Explore movement and art! Experience patterns of time, space, and rhythm through creative movement and diverse mixed-media art projects.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 10:30am

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(Su18.166) Matisse's Murals

(Su18.166) Matisse's Murals

(Ages 4 - 5) Explore the work of French painter Henri Matisse. Paint beautiful murals while learning how to use bright colors, shapes, varied scales and collage techniques inspired by the artist’s masterworks.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 10:30am

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(Su18.167) Clay Play

(Su18.167) Clay Play

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Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 10:30am

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(Su18.168) Homemade Arcade

(Su18.168) Homemade Arcade

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Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 10:30am

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(Su18.169) Click it! Snap it! Shoot it!

(Su18.169) Click it! Snap it! Shoot it!

(Ages 7 - 9) Discover the magic world of photography and learn about photographers who create sets and situations for inspiration. Create camera-less photogram stories, build mini and life-size sets for photo shoots, and experiment with different lighting.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 10:30am

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(Su18.170) Ceramics

(Su18.170) Ceramics

(Ages 7 - 9) Learn hand-building and beginning potter’s wheel techniques to create functional and nonfunctional ceramic art. Explore various types of clay, glazes and surface textures.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 10:30am

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(Su18.171) Totem Poles

(Su18.171) Totem Poles

(Ages 9 - 11) Investigate the art of making totem poles, the indigenous cultures that use them, and what they represent. Then have fun sketching and constructing your own totem pole, using all types of colorful materials.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 10:30am

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(Su18.172) Train Time Art

(Su18.172) Train Time Art

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Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 12:30pm

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(Su18.173) Things that Fly

(Su18.173) Things that Fly

(Ages 5 - 6) Think of all the things that fly in the air. Make wonderful winged creatures fueled only by your imagination. Experiment with different media: drawing, painting and collage.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 12:30pm

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(Su18.174) Monster Destruction

(Su18.174) Monster Destruction

(Ages 6 - 8) Build fantastic monsters and miniature cities. Create your own monstrous costumes and then enact the inevitable destruction of your monster metropolis during a grand performance.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 12:30pm

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(Su18.175) Painting Faces

(Su18.175) Painting Faces

(Ages 7 - 9) Make artistic portraits. Learn different techniques to draw and paint facial features and body proportions. Study artists from various cultures who painted portraits from ancient times to the present.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 12:30pm

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(Su18.176) Cartooning for Kids

(Su18.176) Cartooning for Kids

(Ages 9 - 11) Explore humor through visual images, using drawing, painting and collage. Study cartoons, puppets and even tell jokes, while creating your very own comic strips.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 12:30pm

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(Su18.177) Ceramics

(Su18.177) Ceramics

(Ages 9 - 11) Learn to use the potter’s wheel and hand-building techniques to create functional and nonfunctional ceramic art. Explore various types of clay, glazes and surface textures.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 12:30pm

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(Su18.178) Paintings Big & Small

(Su18.178) Paintings Big & Small

(Ages 5 - 6) Learn to use the potter’s wheel and hand-building techniques to create functional and nonfunctional ceramic art. Explore various types of clay, glazes and surface textures.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 2:30pm

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(Su18.179) Castles & Creatures

(Su18.179) Castles & Creatures

(Ages 6 - 8) Majestic castles, fire breathing dragons, knights in shining armor, and more! Create a fantasy world of life during the Renaissance, with kings and queens, spells, and fairies. Build, paint, draw or sculpt using a variety of art and craft materials.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 2:30pm

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(Su18.180) Tye Dye & Wrap It Up!

(Su18.180) Tye Dye & Wrap It Up!

(Ages 7 - 9) Design unique art by wrapping fabric, paper, rocks and other materials with tape, string, plastic, and wire. Design your own tie-dyed fabric, decorative paper, taped rock sculptures and wire trees or beehives.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 2:30pm

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(Su18.181) Stop Motion Animation

(Su18.181) Stop Motion Animation

(Ages 9 - 11) Animate for the sheer fun of it! Explore the A-Z of stop motion animation using clay, cut paper, collage, drawing and pixelation. Experiment with historic animation methods such as zoetropes and flip books to animate images.

Offered on Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. 2:30pm

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