Youth Arts Program

Studios on the Park is proud to present an exciting series of workshops for young artists. Sign up and celebrate creativity!

WINTER Offerings for YoutH

Art With Anna

All Ages
Thursdays, 4 pm - 5:30 pm
To register: / 971.221.3438

Artisan children's educator Anna Meyrick continues with her series of dynamic art classes for young artists. Each week she presents different projects, encouraging and supporting students as they learn, experiment, and create! Students must preregister. $20 with $5 materials fee for ceramics classes.

February 16: Moonlight Birds
Students use acrylic paint to create their bird painting. Special emphasis on blending of color and silhouette form.

February 23: Ceramics
Students have the opportunity to create new works in clay and glaze pieces done in January’s ceramics class. Ceramics class is once a month, new students are encouraged to join!


Art With Anna for Homeschoolers

All Ages
Mondays, February 20, 27: 11 am - 12:30 pm
Wednesdays, January 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1: 11 am - 12:30 pm
To register: / 971.221.3438

Mixed Media Exploration takes place on Mondays. Cost is $100 for the month.

Hand Building Ceramics takes place on Wednesdays. Create with clay for three weeks and glaze work the final week. Cost is $125 for the month. 


Drawing Lab for Kids

using the Monart Projects with Pati Lee Motto
Session 1: February 18
Session 2: February 25, March 4, 11, 18
Session 3: March 25, April 1, 8, 15, 22
To register: / 805.472.2974

Ages 4–6: 9 am – 10 am $80 per session includes all materials
The class provides an introduction into representational drawing and recognition of 5 basic elements of shape. Combining the elements, students will create drawings of animal babies, insects and dinosaurs.

Ages 7–8: 10 am – 11:30 am $80 per session includes all materials
A representational drawing class that starts with basics and progresses to jungle animals and peoples of the world.

Ages 9 & Up: 12 pm – 2 pm $100 per session includes all materials
After learning the basics, students will use different mediums, such as graphite, pastels, colored pencils and watercolor to draw people, places, and perspective with emphasis on techniques and creative approach.

Single class drop-in-rate: $25 includes all materials


Kids Cookie Decorating

with Arty McGoo
Wednesday, August 2: 10 am - 12 pm
Click here for more information or to sign up.

Local resident and internationally-renowned cookie artist, Arty McGoo teaches kids to decorate summer-themed cookies that are darling AND delicious. So go get some shopping done or visit the gym while the kids do something fun and productive. They will leave with new skills, new friends, and adorable cookies! Suitable for ages 8 & up. Limited to 20 students. All supplies provided for use during the class are included in the $30 price.


Art Camps at Studios
Paper & Clay Fine Art Education

with Eve Chartrand & Anna Meyrick
Ages 7-14
Click here for more information or to sign up.

All camps include small-group instruction (12 campers or less) with professional artists/instructors Eve Chartrand and Anna Meyrick, high quality art materials and mini art shows every Friday.

Times & Costs
Monday - Friday: 12 pm - 3 pm
$175 for 5 days
Please check back for holiday break camps in December 2016 and April 2017.


One-on-One Private Lessons

with Anna Meyrick
Flexible Schedule
All Ages
Click here for more information or to sign up.

Schedule a private lesson with Anna Meyrick in her studio. Get one-on-one attention in the medium of your choice. Some students work better one on one. Anna has 30 years experience working with children and knows how to engage students that are shy, have anxiety issues, learning disabilities or just prefer a one-on-one setting. Anna specializes in creating custom lessons in drawing, painting, printmaking, fiber arts, ceramics, collage, mosaics, digital art, pinhole cameras, desktop publishing, sculpture and seasonal projects. All art lessons can be tied to state educational benchmarks for homeschooling purposes. Price varies.


Kids Art Smart

Our Kids Art Smart program has served over 6,000 local elementary students free of charge. We are currently fundraising to ensure that more children can experience the joy of art. For more information on Kids Art Smart, click here.