Cartooning - Develop your own characters or draw known ones while learning how to draw facial features & expressions, body poses & movement as well as coloring, inking and story boarding.
Paper Crafts - Create beautiful art by using various methods to manipulate paper such as quilling, origami, paper mache, paper cutting, and card making.
Pottery - Learn the basics of creating with clay including throwing on the wheel, hand-building, sculpture, glazing and firing.
Dance Movin' & Groovin' - In partnership with the CT Ballet, students are introduced to the study of dance in a mix of contemporary forms, ballet and modern dance techniques.
Painting - Using Acrylics, Watercolors and Oil Pastels, learn basic painting techniques, color theory & mixing and proper care of all supplies.
Photography - Using our digital cameras both in the classroom & out in the community, learn photography basics such as lighting, composition & shutter speed.
Pen/Ink & Drawing - Explore drawing techniques with pen and ink including perspective, composition, positive/negative space & texture.
Mosaics - Students explore the art of mosaics & create unique projects using supplies like tile, ceramics, glass& pottery. They will learn to cut materials safely accurately, as well using proper base materials, gluing and grouting.
Gym/Swimming - Students are driven to the Greenknoll Branch in Brookfield to enjoy free swim while being monitored by certified life guards or can play basketball in the gym or use the indoor track.
Other Course Offerings
Jewelry - Build a foundation for making beautiful jewelry. In this class, learn different techniques from beading to wire wrapping & beyond with proper usage of tools and materials.
Printmaking - Learn the basics of producing multiple pieces of art using various printing methods such as monoprinting, collagraphy & linocut. Build your own silkscreen and print your designs on your own tee-shirt!