Hands on Art Back to School Year Program
We are open for enrollment!
2017-18 School Year
Enroll by August 15th and get $10 Off your registration use promo code “EARLYFALL”
Join us for One Month or Sign up for the Full Year!
Full Year Benefits:
– 10% sibling tuition discount
– 20% discount on birthday parties
-Receive 10% discount when you pay in full your annual tuition (check or cash only)
-Free studio fee for the whole family to enjoy when one or more kids are enrolled in the art program.
Regular $8 per adult and $5 per child.
We Are a Unique program
We are crazy about art and serious about fun! We don’t underestimate children’s ability to use real art materials. Craft projects can be caught in our art studio but not too often, we don’t want to spoil the fun kids can have at home. Hands-on Art for Children is an exciting, creative and fun program designed for children ages 3-15 years old. Our focus is to build confident children by enhancing their artistic skills, creativity, self-expression, and individuality through age appropriate classes. Every class has been carefully designed to support each child at their different level of development.
What mediums do we teach?
Painting: Watercolor, tempera, acrylics
Drawing: Color pencil, pastel, charcoal, and graphite
Printing: Serigraphy, woodcut, and other materials to explore printing.
3D: Clay building, paper mache, upcycle (use of recycling materials to create a sculpture).
Digital Art: Create art work in photoshop, animation and stop motion. New Class!
ANNUAL PROGRAM FEES:
- Annual nonrefundable registration fee ($25 first child and $10 additional siblings)
- Apron with the logo of the studio $15.
- Sketchbook $10
- Art Show Fee $35 (Additional siblings $20) The art show fee includes a T-shirt, screen printed by the student, art display set up, award and a gift.
New students can join the program any time! Don’t forget to fill out your Registration Form.
Art Show Event
Every Spring, we put together a Big Art Show where students can invite family and friends to join them in celebration of their efforts throughout the year.
Fun Art – Ages 3 to 6
THE PERFECT CLASS TO BUILD SKILLS FOR SCHOOL SUCCESS!
In this class, your child will learn to follow directions through step by step instructions. This process of learning helps students with the development of observation, motor skills, and attention span. We try our best to incorporate reading into each project, creating that connection between reading and art stimulates the process of literacy. The Synergy between Art and Literacy .
This class helps young children in that important process of development, social growth and adaptation of early years of school. All projects in our Fun Art class are age appropriate and carefully designed to meet the needs of this young age group.
Children will learn to use art materials appropriate to their age such as watercolor, crayons, acrylics and many other safe materials for “build up” projects.
FUN Art is not only A GREAT EXPERIENCE BUT THE PERFECT PLACE TO MEET NEW FRIENDS!
Techniques/Goals: Students at this level will learn to recognize, use and draw shapes, identify patterns, and use colors and lines to create patterns, mix to create new colors, identify art mediums such as watercolor, tempera, acrylic, pastel, and clay as well other materials to build 3D projects. Make collages with a cut or torn paper. Literacy awareness and a whole set of social skills that will prepare them for a good start in school.
Meets once a week / 60 min session / $65 Monthly Tuition. ($55 when signing up for 9 months)
Tuesday 1:00 pm-2:00pm
Wednesday 11:00 am – 12:00 noon
Thursday 11:00 am -12:00 noon
For additional classes contact Hands on Art
Fun Art Beginner – Ages 6 to 9
Our projects for 6-9-year-old are a lot of fun and designed to stimulate different skills through the process of creation. For this class, we continue the incorporation of literature. We analyze techniques used in the illustrations, as well the ideas of the author. Then, we proceed with the development of the project by providing step by step instructions – working on observation, attention span, motor skills and more.
We wind up by stimulating creativity and self-expression by encouraging students to add their own unique details into the project. At the end of class, we celebrate individuality by complimenting each others art work. Children are natural creators and enjoy every step of the process.
Some of the mediums we use in this class are–but not limited to–watercolor, acrylic, tempera, pastel, chalk, clay, printing, serigraphy (T-Shirt printing) and paper mache.
Techniques/Goals: Students in this level will work on developing observation, use of lines and shapes to create forms, use of space and composition (foreground, middle-ground, and background), identifying warm and cool colors- as well mixing primary colors to create secondary colors- and introduction to the color wheel. Different art mediums and basic techniques such as drawing, watercolor, tempera, acrylics, pastels, and clay as well other materials to build 3D projects.
Meets once a week / 90 min session / $75 Monthly Tuition.
For Classes after 7:00 pm or on Saturday contact Hands on Art
Fun Art Intermediate – Ages 9 to11
This class is perfect for children who love art and want to explore different techniques through open ended projects. Students will experience a wide variety of materials and mediums such as watercolor, acrylics, pastels, color pencil, charcoals, clay, serigraphy for screen printing, paper matche and more.
We believe stimulating imagination is important. Students in this class will practice techniques and review selected art works done by famous artists from history and modern time.
Motivation is created by stimulating thoughts, feelings, and perception in a way that inspires and encourages each student to express their ideas visually while supporting and offering individualized guidance during the creative process as needed.
Techniques/Goals: Students at this level will work on the use of the space and composition (foreground, middle-ground, and background), continue with the process of developing observation, color wheel 1 (color selection by contrast), use of tints and shades to create art, introduction to different hand grips, and drawing still-life. Basic techniques and use of different art mediums such as watercolor, tempera, acrylics, charcoal, pastels, and clay as well other materials to build 3D projects.
Meets once a week / 90 min session / $80 Monthly Tuition
For classes after 7:00 pm or on Saturday contact Hands on Art.
Fun Art Homeschool Ages 7-12
In this class students will learn about art history while developing artistic skills and use of different art materials to complete projects. This class is specially designed for Homeschool children Ages 7-12. Younger ages as 3-6 years old meet on Tuesday from 1:00-2:00 pm and Wednesday 10:00 am-11:00 am. check Fun Art 3-6 for class description.
Meets once a week / 90 min session / $60-80 accordingly to age and when sing up for 9 or more months. For Special Homeschool offer please contact Iraima @ 801-906-1192.
Master Art Ages 12 and UP
Skill level: Experienced
Students in this level will work on individual projects with the assistance of one of our professional instructors. Students are expected to work independently, they will learn and feel comfortable using underhand grip and hatching, mediums as watercolor, charcoal, acrylics, chalk pastel, oil pastel, use of color wheel for color selection, students will work on complex clay building projects and the process of creating an original screen printing design, including the use of Photoshop. Additional fees may apply when working on screen-printing.
Techniques/Goals: Students at this level will follow directions to complete projects by working independently, they will learn to feel comfortable using underhand grip and cross-hatching, they will learn fundamentals of drawing from still life, figure drawing, and body proportions, mediums such as watercolor, charcoal, acrylics, chalk pastels, oil pastels, fundamentals of color theory and use of color wheel for color selection, students will work on complex clay building projects and the process of creating an original screen printed design, which includes the use of Photoshop. Additional fees may apply when working on screen-printing.
- Meets once a week on Wednesday/Thursday, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm, $85 Monthly Tuition
Digital Art Ages 12-16 (Younger students by approval)
The perfect class for students who love art and computer graphics, this class will take students through different applications of art in the digital world, including but not limited to animation, screen printing, and digital art. Students will learn to use Photoshop to create digital artwork with tools as brushes, and the use of layers, how to handle appropriate files to prepare a project for a final printing. Students will learn the basic process of Screen or Silk printing by creating a design, separating colors with photoshop, and creating their the screens to print T-shirts with their own design (extra cost for the silk screens will apply when doing screen printing). Animation, students will learn the basics of animation using Moho Debut 12. It is not only an affordable software but it has professional capabilities.
Elements of Drawing Ages 12 and up (younger ages by approval)
Learn to draw portraits, the human figure, animals and from still life composition by studying and understanding the most important principles of drawing as line, composition, space, value, and proportion. Learn techniques that will bring your drawing skills to the next level. Materials used: graphite and charcoals.
Meets on Thursday, 7:00 pm- 8:30 pm, $85/4 classes.
Fun Art Off Track (Year Round) Art Classes
Year round (Off Track)
This is a perfect class to keep your kids busy and learning during off track weeks! Children will learn the use of different art mediums, art history, and professional techniques while they create beautiful projects that will be the highlight of their off track break. No monthly commitment is required.
Thursday 2:00-3:30pm/90 min
2 Weeks Reg $45
3 Weeks Reg $65
After School Art Classes (Only for School Partners)
Hands on Art after school program offers a great opportunity to schools to provide a quality four-week art program at a discounted rate, facilitating a space for children to experience art and its unlimited benefits.
Our classes are ideal for all children! In this four-week workshop, students will explore basic techniques and a variety of materials and mediums to create open ended projects. Some of the materials are watercolor, pastel, tempera color pencil, charcoals and more. For more information on how to bring this great value program to your school contact Iraima at 801-906-1192
1 hour/four weeks/$49 Register
We also offer art classes and workshops for adults. It’s never too late to learn a new skill. This class is fun and energetic. You will be amazed when you discover your hidden talent! All materials are included.
90 min session $35 Teens/Adults Acrylic Workshops
Once a month, we feature a painting class where participants follow the instructor step-by-step to complete their masterpiece. Our professional instructor keeps it simple and easy to follow. Invite your friends and enjoy creating your own masterpiece and great memories! No experience is required. Register as a couple or group and receive a 10% discount.
16 x 20 canvas / 2 hour session $35 Makes a great gift for Mother’s or Father’s Day. Contact Iraima for more information at 801-906-1192.