Youth Arts Program

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


FALL Offerings for Youth

Developing Realistic Drawings & Paintings Classes for Teens

with Lury Norris
Saturday, October 6, 13, 20, 27: 3 pm - 5 pm
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Are you ready to really dive into making your work look more realistic in painting and drawing? Join teacher Lury Norris to learn how and bring your own style to that realism. From beginner to advanced, these classes cover: value scale in graphite and paint, accuracy in recording what you see, color selection and more! Ages 13 & up. $150 for four classes. Scholarships available by request thanks to the generosity of local donors.

 

Spider Web Painting for Kids

with Jordan Hockett
Thursday, October 11: 4 pm - 5:30 pm
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Students use a mixed media approach as they create a spider web silhouette out of crayon resist with a twilight background using watercolor. Jordan Hockett teaches symmetric design, blending of color and watercolor effect techniques in this class. $20 fee. Scholarships available by request thanks to the generosity of local donors.

 

Jolly Jack-O'-Lantern Painting for Kids

with Jordan Hockett
Thursday, October 18: 4 pm - 5:30 pm
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Learn to draw and paint with professional artist and instructor Jordan Hockett. Create a fun-loving and jolly jack-o'-lantern right in time for Halloween. Take home a finished painting and the knowledge of how to create jack-o'-lanterns again and again. $20 fee. Scholarships available by request thanks to the generosity of local donors.

 

Sugar Skull Collage for Kids

with Jordan Hockett
Thursday, October 25: 4 pm - 5:30 pm
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Jordan Hockett takes students on an artistic and cultural adventure in this special Dia de los Muertos class. Students learn about color, form, pattern, design and layering as they create sugar skull designs using paper collage. $20 fee. Scholarships available by request thanks to the generosity of local donors.

 

Penguin Family Painting for Kids

with Karyn Blaney of ArtSocial 805
Thursday, November 15: 4 pm - 5:30 pm
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Kids ages 8 & up are invited to get in the spooky fall spirit or warm up to a family of penguins with ArtSocial 805 at Studios on the Park. Talented teaching artist Karyn Blaney leads students through creating the Penguin Family painting on November 15. The $25 cost per class includes all materials. Scholarships available by request thanks to the generosity of local donors.

Reserve your spot by making a payment via Paypal to kfblaney@yahoo.com or deliver a check (payable to Karyn Blaney) or cash to Studios on the Park. Questions? Contact instructor, Karyn Blaney at kfblaney@yahoo.com or 903.368.2496.


Kids Art Smart

Our Kids Art Smart program has served over 10,000 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.