Kids & Teens Studio Art

Studio Art for Kids

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Studio Art office  973.971.3740
Studio Art email  [email protected]


CHILDREN & TEENS

The Art Behind Animation with Kelly Bogucz
9 Saturdays, April 9 – June 11 (No class May 28), 10:00AM – 12:00PM
Ages 11 and up

Learn about the fascinating history of animation! Explore the process of storyboarding and extensive character design. You will create your own character, landscape layout and storyboard. Also try out some 3D modeling applications and go home with a small 3D model of your own design.

Museum member $200, non-member $225, supply fee $10

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Mixed-MediaEven More Art Experiences with Nina Nemeth
8 Sundays, April 17 – June 12 (No class May 29), 12:00 – 2:00PM
Ages 6-10

Have fun exploring and experimenting with visual art techniques in a variety of mediums through engaging projects and hands-on activities. Weekly projects will involve pastel, watercolor painting, drawing and collage. We may even have a chance or two to sketch directly from items on exhibition in the museum! If you were in any of the previous Art Experiences classes, come see what new adventures are in store for you. The possibilities are endless, and there are always new projects!

Museum member $180 non-member $200, supply fee $10

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PicassoPicasso, Rousseau, Matisse and Monet with Nina Nemeth
8 Sundays, April 17 – June 12 (No class May 29), 2:30 – 4:30PM
Ages 11-14+

Students will study the lives and artistic styles of Picasso, Rousseau, Matisse and Monet. We will study their work, explore their techniques and make our own art inspired by these great Master Artists. A variety of mediums will be used throughout the course.

Museum member $180, non-member $200, supply fee $10

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AFTER SCHOOL

Thursday Around the Museum with Nina Nemeth
8 Thursdays, April 14 – June 2, 3:45 – 5:00pm
Ages 6-10

Practice drawing in different locations around the museum galleries! Learn about line, shading, value, and perspective. You will explore current museum exhibits and objects, and render drawings using these elements and various methods such as cross-hatch, stipple, and positive-negative space, in various mediums.

Museum member $110, non-member $125, $10 supply fee

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Conceptual Drawing & Design with Francesca Pelaggi
8 Fridays, April 15 – June 3, 3:30 – 5:00pm
Ages 11-15+

Students will learn how to develop ideas through various techniques of creative thinking. They will be given challenging illustrative art projects where they will think outside the box to design book jackets, musical or movie posters and editorial or short story illustra-tions. Children will collaborate in a think tank setting, brainstorming creative and some-times funny ideas for visual solutions to their projects.

Museum member $135, non-member $150, supply fee $10

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TEENS 

The Art Behind Animation with Kelly Bogucz 
9 Saturdays, April 9 – June 11 (No class May 28), 10:00AM – 12:00PM
Ages 11 to adult

Learn about the fascinating history of animation. Explore the process of storyboarding and extensive character design. You will create your own character, landscape layout and storyboard. Also try out some 3D modeling applications and go home with a small 3D model of your own design.

Museum member $200, non-member $225, supply fee $10

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Figure-DrawingFigure Drawing with Laurie Harden
9 Saturdays, April 9 – June 11 (No class May 28), 1:00 – 3:00PM
Ages 12 to adult

Learn to draw the human figure from life – beginning with quick, gesture sketches, and concluding with completed drawings from long poses. Learn proportions and correct relationship between the parts of the body, using guides like plumb-lines and negative spaces. Experience the chance to draw many types of figures. This class is for beginners as well as the more experienced student who wishes to continue the “practice” and challenge of figure drawing. Clothed model.

Museum member $265, non-member $290, supply list

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