Classes

ART CLASSES


REGULAR WEEKLY ART CLASSES K-7th

Regular Weekly Art Classes are designed by our art educational professionals to provide young artists with a variety of opportunities to explore all types of art while using a wide range of fabulous art tools and techniques. We offer classes in art exploration, painting, drawing, cartooning, fiber, DIY crafts, clay and more. Kids will learn about past and present artists and their art styles. All classes teach and celebrate the elements and principles of art, color theory, fundamentals in drawing, self-expression, art history, problem solving, and so much more. Watch your child's self-confidence increase as they have FUN creating masterpieces with our kind and enthusiastic instructors. Classes meet once a week for an hour and fifteen minutes each. There are two 6 week fall sessions. Each session offers new and exciting art adventures. All students need to bring their own spiral bound sketch book to class. All other supplies are provided. Registration is going on now. Each session costs $118 ($59 per month). Come experience art with us at Art & Company and watch your child's imaginative mind and creative side grow!

Class Descriptions

ART EXPLORERS & ART CLASSICS
“Every child is an artist.” –Pablo Picasso

Art Explorers Level I, Art Classics Level II classes are for children that love all areas of art. We’ll learn about some of history’s most fascinating artists past and present while exploring mixed media, painting, drawing, sculpture, printing and more. Each session offers a look into a new artist and a different style of art. All classes include mini drawing lessons to build drawing skills. Young artists will use their imagination to create beautiful masterpieces!

SKETCH & DRAW, DESIGN & DRAW
“Drawing is simply a line going for a walk.”-Paul Klee

Your child may have just started drawing, or already draws well and wants to improve their skills. Sketch & Draw, and Design & Draw classes encourage young artists to use their imagination and observational skills to explore composition, pattern, line, texture, scale, color, shading and contrast. Students experiment with a variety of drawing tools such as watercolor pencils, charcoal, pencil, pastels, ink and more. Young artists will be challenged and inspired to dream, doodle and draw something new every day!

COMIC DRAWING
“Cartooning is an honorable thing.”–Bill Sienkiewicz

Students will need Miss Kim's approval to enter this class or has child has previously taken drawing class at Art & Co. In this class young sketch artists will learn to think funny, exaggerate and draw with humor. We’ll learn the basics of cartooning while designing our own characters. Students will be introduced to cartooning styles such as basic, superhero, classic, and Anime. We’ll also learn about some of the world’s best cartoonists and recreate their well know characters.

DIY STUDIO KIDS
“It's kind of fun to do the impossible!”–Walt Disney

DIY Studio Kids is offered on Saturday mornings. This class is for kids that love to tinker, glue, hammer, paint and create from recyclables, found objects, and crafting supplies to make fun new works of wonder! Yes, we do nail & string art, tin can art, junk art, and more. Each session has all new projects. Let your imagination run free! Sign your kids up for DIY on the WEEKEND ART page.

CLAY MAKERS

Clay Makers provide young artists with tactile mediums they love! The three dimensional nature of creating with clay encourages students to think about structure, shapes and forms. In this class, students will experiment and make clay creations with a variety of hand-building techniques such as the pinch pot, slab and coil methods and a variety of clay materials. Students will use their hands to mold, shape, and sculpt clay into wonderful works of art!

FIBER ART

Yarn, string, fabric, and imagination are all a part of Fiber Art. Each session has 2-3 new fiber art projects for kids to create. We'll explore weaving, hand stitching, a little machine stitching, felt making, finger crocheting, canvas pillow painting and so much more. If a fiber is found, then a masterpiece can be made!

MINI MONET
Mini Monet is perfect for preschool artists ages 4 and 5 years. We'll get messy as we explore art using a variety of fun art tools while we learn about some of histories most well loved artists. Children will also work on basic drawing skills in addition to enjoying story time with Art & Company Fuzz Friends and trying their hand at Art & Company Creation Stations.
GIRLS CREATE CLUB
Girls just want to make art! We'll learn about past & present female artists and explore using their unique art techniques. In addition, girls will create girl inspired crafts and DIY projects.
PAINTING
“I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.” –Vincent Van Gogh

Painting offers amazing benefits for children including the development of eye-hand coordination, the use of both the left (analytical and logical) and right side (emotional and creative) of the brain, and the growth of creative thinking and decision making skills. In addition painting is a great stress relieving activity. Painting class offers our young artists instruction in acrylic and watercolor painting techniques. Students will also explore color theory and different painting tools. Painters will create a variety artworks using acrylic and/or watercolors. Each session provides experience in new different art styles.

Monday

ART EXPLORERS K-1st

MONDAYS 4:15-5:30
FALL 1: 09-11-17 to 10-16-17

$118.00 Add to cart


FALL 2: 11-06-17 to 12-18-17

F2 Class Full

MINI MONET PreSch

MONDAYS 4:30-5:30
FALL 1: 09-11-17 to 10-16-17

F1 Class Full


FALL 2: 11-06-17 to 12-18-17

F2 Class Full

ART CLASSICS 2nd-3rd

MONDAYS 6:00-7:15
FALL 1: 09-11-17 to 10-16-17

$118.00 Add to cart


FALL 2: 11-06-17 to 12-18-17

$118.00 Add to cart

DESIGN & DRAW 5th-7th

MONDAYS 6:00-7:15
FALL 1: 09-11-17 to 10-16-17

$118.00 Add to cart


FALL 2: 11-06-17 to 12-18-17

$118.00 Add to cart

Tuesday

ART EXPLORERS K-1st

TUESDAYS 4:15-5:30
FALL 1: 09-12-17 to 10-17-17

F1 Class Full


FALL 2: 11-07-17 to 12-19-17

F2 Class Full

ART CLASSICS 2nd-3rd

TUESDAYS 4:15-5:30
FALL 1: 09-12-17 to 10-17-17

F1 Class Full


FALL 2: 11-07-17 to 12-19-17

F2 Class Full

PAINTING 4th-7th

TUESDAYS 6:00-7:15
FALL 1: 09-12-17 to 10-17-17

F1 Class Full


FALL 2: 11-07-17 to 12-19-17

$118.00 Add to cart

Wednesday

MINI MONET PreSch

WEDNESDAYS 2:00-3:00
FALL 1: 09-13-17 to 10-18-17

F1 Class Full


FALL 2: 11-08-17 to 12-20-17

F2 Class Full

SKETCH & DRAW 2nd-4th

WEDNESDAYS 4:15-5:30
FALL 1: 09-13-17 to 10-18-17

F1 Class Full


FALL 2: 11-08-17 to 12-20-17

F2 Class Full

GIRLS CREATE CLUB 2nd-5th

WEDNESDAYS 6:00-7:15
FALL 1: 09-13-17 to 10-18-17

F1 Class Full


FALL 2: 11-08-17 to 12-20-17

F2 Class Full

Thursday

FIBER ART 3rd-5th

THURSDAYS 4:15-5:30
FALL 1: 09-14-17 to 10-19-17

F1 Class Full


FALL 2: 11-09-17 to 12-21-17

F2 Class Full

CLAY MAKERS 2nd-5th

THURSDAYS 6:00-7:15
FALL 1: 09-14-17 to 10-19-17

$118.00 Add to cart


FALL 2: 11-09-17 to 12-21-17

$118.00 Add to cart

COMIC DRAWING 5th-8th

THURSDAYS 6:00-7:15
FALL 1: 09-14-17 to 10-19-17

F1 Class Full


FALL 2: 11-09-17 to 12-21-17

F2 Class Full


HOMESCHOOL ART EXPRESSIONS CLASSES 1st-6th

“I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn’t say any other way-things I had no words for.”
–Georgia O’Keeffe

Art Expressions is taught by a Texas certified art and classroom creative writing teacher. Fall offers two 6 week sessions. Each session teaches unique and different topics. Students will explore artistic expression through art and writing in an encouraging and inspiring atmosphere. Our main emphasis is learning to think, create, and express like an artist. We'll examine artworks by artists from past to present and try our hand at a variety styles and techniques while experimenting with an array of cool art tools. In addition, students will explore and express themselves through the creative writing process. Along with producing marvelous artistic masterpieces we'll share our experiences by writing poems, stories, and more. Express yourself in Art Expressions!

Enrolling now for Fall 2017!
 
 

MINI MONET 4yrs-5yrs

Mini Monet will allow your little one to discover the fascinating world of art through exploration and discovery. Children will learn about color, line, shape and texture as we create paintings, drawings, pottery and sculptures. Young artists will also participate in our fuzzy felt story times strengthening basic reading skills such as cause and effect, sequencing, problem solving and more. Watch as your child’s creativity and imagination expand through art!

Enrolling now for Fall 2017!
No classes Thanksgiving week.