Children’s Art Classes

Jennifer Martin will be hosting the October children’s art classes at the Chesterton Art Center starting Monday, October 2. The goal is to introduce children to various artists, their styles and techniques, with projects reflecting what they are learning. Classes meet weekly and are open to all ages and skill levels. Several mediums will be used including drawing, painting, paper mache, mosaic, sculpture, collage and more. The schedule of classes is as follows:

Monday 1-2 p.m., Preschool 4-5 year-olds
Monday 3:30-5 p.m., After School (Beginner) 5-8 year-olds
Tuesday 1-2 p.m., Preschool 3-4 year-olds
Tuesday 3:30-5 p.m., After School (Intermediate) 6-9 year-olds
Wednesday 11-12 a.m., Preschool 4-5 year-olds
Wednesday 1-2:30 p.m., Homeschool 8-15 year-olds
Wednesday 3:30-5 p.m., After School (Intermediate) 6-9 year-olds
Thursday 3:30-5 p.m., After School (Advanced) 8-12 year-olds
Thursday 5:15-6:45 p.m., After School (Advanced Painting) 10-16 year-olds

Each month, a different artist will be featured. The featured artist for October is Henri Toulouse-Lautrec. He is a French painter who also worked with printmaking, drawing and illustration. He lived in the late 1800’s and is classified as a Post-Impressionist. Toulouse-Lautrec will be the inspiration used for each weekly project. 

Tuition is $90 per month for after school and home school students (the member rate is $70), and $75 for preschool students (the member rate is $55). Families must be current members of the Chesterton Art Center to receive the member rate. Supplies and a snack are included. Students must be registered and paid for before the start of each month. To register, please select the Day/Time you are interested in. This reservation is for the month of October.

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Jennifer Martin will be hosting the November children’s art classes at the Chesterton Art Center starting Wednesday, November 1. The goal is to introduce children to various artists, their styles and techniques, with projects reflecting what they are learning. Classes meet weekly and are open to all ages and skill levels. Several mediums will be used including drawing, painting, papier mache, mosaic, sculpture, collage and more. The schedule of classes is as follows:

Monday 1-2 p.m., Preschool 4-5 year-olds
Monday 3:30-5 p.m., After School (Beginner) 5-8 year-olds
Tuesday 1-2 p.m., Preschool 3-4 year-olds
Tuesday 3:30-5 p.m., After School (Intermediate) 6-9 year-olds
Wednesday 11-12 a.m., Preschool 4-5 year-olds
Wednesday 1-2:30 p.m., Homeschool 8-15 year-olds
Wednesday 3:30-5 p.m., After School (Intermediate) 6-9 year-olds
Thursday 3:30-5 p.m., After School (Advanced) 8-12 year-olds
Thursday 5:15-6:45 p.m., After School (Advanced Painting) 10-16 year-olds

Each month, a different artist will be featured. The featured artist for November is Georgia O’Keefe. She was born in the late 1880’s and lived to be 98 years old. She is recognized as the, “Mother of American Modernism” and is known for her flower paintings. O’Keefe will be the inspiration for each weekly project. 

Tuition is $90 per month for after school and home school students (the member rate is $70), and $75 for preschool students (the member rate is $55). Families must be current members of the Chesterton Art Center to receive the member rate. Supplies and a snack are included. Students must be registered and paid for before the start of each month. To register, please select the Day/Time you are interested in. This reservation is for the month of November.

Register Today!