Youth & Teen Art Studios

During the school year, we offer a small number of classes to older children and teens who are passionate about art-making and desire a high degree of skills development. 

Registration

Spring 2020 Registration Dates
Friends of SSA: Online | Tues, Dec 3 at 9:00am
Phone | In-Person | Thurs, Dec 5
Open registration | Tues, Dec 10

Spring 2020 Classes

 7010 | Large-Scale Drawing

Level: Age: 14 - 18 | Instructor: TBD
Dates: Sat, 3/14/2020 to 3/14/2020 | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Studio: Hendrie Studio | Building: Negley Building
Tuition: $60.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $45.00

Expand how you think about drawing. Image projection and photography will be used to create a large-scale self-portraits, plus learn the skill of volumetric hatching.

 7018 | Clay Handbuilding

Level: Age: 8 - 12 | Instructor: Ed Escobedo
Dates: Sat, 2/22/2020 to 3/14/2020 | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Studio: Dennis Smith Studio | Building: McAllister Building
Tuition: $145.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $130.00

Learn clay handbuilding methods-pinch, slab, and coil built forming techniques and construct cylinders, bowls, and small vessels which then be used for various functions as well as how to use and apply glaze to your final creations.

 7083 | Observational Drawing

Level: Age: 14 - 18 | Instructor: TBD
Dates: Sat, 2/8/2020 to 2/8/2020 | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Studio: Hendrie Studio | Building: Negley Building
Tuition: $60.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $45.00

Essential artist practices, tips and exercises to build drawing skills from direct life observations will be covered in this workshop.

 7094 | Drawing with Pastels

Level: Age: 11 - 14 | Instructor: Regina Sanders
Dates: Sat, 1/18/2020 to 2/8/2020 | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Studio: Block Studio | Building: Negley Building
Tuition: $145.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $130.00

Gain basic skills of drawing in color using soft pastels. Rendering techniques to build saturated and layered glazing of colors will be covered as well as understanding of color and design principles.

 7983 | Acrylic Painting

Level: Age: 11 - 14 | Instructor: Regina Sanders
Dates: Sat, 2/22/2020 to 3/14/2020 | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Studio: Block Studio | Building: Negley Building
Tuition: $145.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $130.00

Learn the fundamentals of acrylic painting from sketching the under-painting, mixing and blending of colors, and learn to render forms in paint, gain an understanding of shadow and light, color values, and composition.

 7951 | Middle School Studio Intensive

Level: Grades 7 & 8 | All Levels of Experience | Instructor: TBD
Dates: Fri, 1/10/2020 to 3/27/2020 | 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Studio: Hendrie Studio | Building: Negley Building
Tuition: $150.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $135.00

Middle School students interested in enhancing their art making skills in a small and focused program will enjoy this 11-week course which will covers art fundamentals and skills in drawing, painting, and other media. Tuition assistance may be available; contact Patricia Morales at pmorales@swschool.org or 210.200.8213 to inquire.

 7990 | Homeschool: Experience Art

Level: New | Age: 10 - 15 | All Levels | Instructor: TBD
Dates: Wed, 1/8/2020 to 4/1/2020 | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Studio: Blumenthal Studio | Building: Negley Building
Tuition: $200.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $185.00

This class is a great fit for the student who may not feel artistically inclined, but still wants to know what art is about, have an appreciation for art, as well as have hands-on experience making art projects. Each class will start with an image lecture or video about a broad art related topic; followed by studio time to create projects based on the artwork or topics covered that day. Students should expect to do some light descriptive writing, create multiple art projects, participate in lively discussion, and ultimately become wiser and more enthusiastic art lovers.

 7991 | Homeschool: Studio Art

Level: New | Age: 10 - 15| All Levels | Instructor: TBD
Dates: Tues, 1/7/2020 to 3/31/2020 | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Studio: Blumenthal Studio | Building: Negley Building
Tuition: $200.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $185.00

This class is perfect for the student who is eager to dive into art by learning time-honored drawing and painting skills. The class focuses on learning to represent the natural world through observation, and on a sequence of skill building exercises. A variety of art materials- from markers and pencils, to oil paints and pastels-will be used. Expect a lot of instruction, and to complete the course with multiple finished artworks, both traditional and experimental.

 
 

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7010 | Large-Scale Drawing
See description above
Dates: 3/14/2020 - 3/14/2020 | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Saturday starting 3/14/2020 and ending 3/14/2020 at 10:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 60.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 45.00 ea.

7018 | Clay Handbuilding
See description above
Dates: 2/22/2020 - 3/14/2020 | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Saturday starting 2/22/2020 and ending 3/14/2020 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 145.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 130.00 ea.

7083 | Observational Drawing
See description above
Dates: 2/8/2020 - 2/8/2020 | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Saturday starting 2/8/2020 and ending 2/8/2020 at 10:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 60.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 45.00 ea.

7094 | Drawing with Pastels
See description above
Dates: 1/18/2020 - 2/8/2020 | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Saturday starting 1/18/2020 and ending 2/8/2020 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 145.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 130.00 ea.

7983 | Acrylic Painting
See description above
Dates: 2/22/2020 - 3/14/2020 | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Saturday starting 2/22/2020 and ending 3/14/2020 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 145.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 130.00 ea.

7990 | Homeschool: Experience Art
See description above
Dates: 1/8/2020 - 4/1/2020 | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Irregular classes scheduled starting 1/8/2020 and ending 4/1/2020 at 10:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 185.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 200.00 ea.

7991 | Homeschool: Studio Art
See description above
Dates: 1/7/2020 - 3/31/2020 | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Irregular classes scheduled starting 1/7/2020 and ending 3/31/2020 at 10:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 185.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 200.00 ea.

7951 | Middle School Studio Intensive
See description above
Dates: 1/10/2020 - 3/27/2020 | 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Irregular classes scheduled starting 1/10/2020 and ending 3/27/2020 at 4:30PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 150.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 135.00 ea.

 Saturday, January 25, 2020

Free Hands-on Art Workshop for Girls 

This DreamWeek event will allow middle school and high school girls to delve into the varied historic origins of colorism and visually express their own thoughts and feelings on the subject in a communal art project, led by interdisciplinary artist/filmmaker, curator, and scholar Dr. Lauren Cross, Cross is program coordinator of UNT-Denton’s Interdisciplinary Art and Design Studies program. She was among three Fort Worth artists selected for the 2013 Fort Worth Weekly Visionary Awards, and among 100 Dallas Creatives honored by the Dallas Observer in 2015..

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