Children’s Classes Spring 2017

PRESCHOOL

TADA! Art & Drama Monday 2:30-4:00 with Gay Bechtelheimer, Marsha Antoon & Joey Antoon
$200/$220 • Begins January 9 / Friends and family invited to last class
In our ongoing quest to use arts to educate, this class is dedicated to school readiness skills because learning can be fun, and by nurturing the creative spirit we can mold creative thinkers. Our TADA! Class will use acting, movement and visual arts to help develop fine motor skills, critical thinking skills, vocabulary, and imagination.

K-1st GRADE

Visual Art K-1 Tuesday 3:30-4:30 with Maria Villegas
$125/$145 • Begins Jan 10
Eyes on Me! • “Eye-opener” activities, a great follow up of our popular TADA classes, to widen perceptual, and fine motor skills, imagination, and a feeling of self-confidence, while creating unique art works based in drawing, painting and collage.

Ballet Level 1 Tuesday 4:45-5:30 with Stephanie Lowrey
$120/$140 • Begins Jan 10
Level 1 places emphasis on ballet fundamentals and music connection.

Drama K-1 Monday 3:30-4:30 with Lynn Gunter
$200/$220 • Begins Jan 9
The next step after TADA! Class will use acting and movement to continue developing fine motor skills, critical thinking skills, vocabulary, and imagination.

2nd-3rd GRADE

Visual Art 2-3 Tuesday 4:30-5:30 with Maria Villegas
$125/$145 • Begins Jan 10
I Am a Designer • Using elements of the design including line, shape, form, and color, students will design daily life objects to be part of artwork full of fun stories to appreciate.

Graphic Art 2-3 Monday 3:30-4:30 with Mike Means
$125/$145 • Begins Jan 9
Drawing with Digital Tools – Learn the fun of Adobe Photoshop by creating artwork using the design tools and filtering techniques of the program. Create art as easily as using a pencil or brush with the lab’s Wacom Tablets.

Glee Club 2-6 Monday 5:00-6:00 with Amy Allen
$125/$145 • Begins Jan 9
Where do you find your inner gleek? The shower? The car? In church? The mirror? No matter where you are in your journey to vocal stardom, come let us perfect your inner gleek!! This semester glee club will focus on the greatest hits of all times. Public performances to be scheduled toward the end of the year. No auditions! All gleeks welcome!!!

Ballet Level 2 Wednesday 4:15-5:15 with Stephanie Lowrey
$125/$145 • Begins Jan 11
Ballet 2 students will focus on developing techniques learned in Level 1.

Disney’s Jungle Book, Kids Tues and Weds 3:30-5:30 with Shelton Harden
Youth Theatre Production is open to students Grades 2-12. Casting by audition only on Jan 23-24. Performances March 31 and April 1.

4th-6th GRADE

Visual Art 4-6 Monday 3:45-5:00 with Maria Villegas
$140/$160 • Begins Jan 9
Papier-mâché Today • Students will be introduced to the world of 3-D creative activities using papier-mâché as a tool to create special masks, animals forms, and unique representations of living organisms using paper, glue, and paint.

Graphic Art 4-6 Monday 4:30-5:30 with Mike Means
$125/$145 • Begins Jan 9
Drawing with Digital Tools – Learn the fun of Adobe Photoshop by creating artwork using the design tools and filtering techniques of the program. Create art as easily as using a pencil or brush with the lab’s Wacom Tablets.

Glee Club 2-6 Monday 5:00-6:00 with Amy Allen
$125/$145 • Begins Jan 9
Where do you find your inner gleek? The shower? The car? In church? The mirror? No matter where you are in your journey to vocal stardom, come let us perfect your inner gleek!! This semester glee club will focus on the greatest hits of all times. Public performances to be scheduled toward the end of the year. No auditions! All gleeks welcome!!!

Ballet Level 2 Weds 4:15-5:15 with Stephanie Lowrey
$125/$145 • Begins Jan 11
Ballet 2 students will focus on developing techniques learned in Level 1.

Disney’s Jungle Book, Kids Tues and Weds 3:30-5:30 with Shelton Harden
Youth Theatre Production is open to students grades 2-12. Casting by audition on Jan 23-24. Performances March 31 and April 1.

7th-8th GRADE

Visual Art 7-12 Wednesday 4:30-5:45 with Maria Villegas
$140/$160 • Begins Jan 11
Smooth and Rough! • Using charcoal and soft pastel, and old Renaissance masters’ techniques, students will learn to create texture on smooth surfaces as well as learning the basics of drawing, balancing, and color theory.

Graphic Art 7-12 Monday 6:00-7:30 with Mike Means
$140/$160 • Begins Jan 9
Drawing with Digital Tools – Learn the fun of Adobe Photoshop by creating artwork using the design tools and filtering techniques of the program. Create art as easily as using a pencil or brush with the lab’s Wacom Tablets.

Glee Club 7-12 Monday 6:00-7:00 with Amy Allen
$125/$145 • Begins Jan 9
Where do you find your inner gleek? The shower? The car? In church? The mirror? No matter where you are in your journey to vocal stardom, come let us perfect your inner gleek!! This semester glee club will focus on the greatest hits of all times. Public performances to be scheduled toward the end of the year. No auditions! All gleeks welcome!!!

Ballet Level 3 Pre-Pointe meets twice a week
Monday 4:15-5:30 & Thursday 5:30-6:45 with Stephanie Lowrey
$180/$200 • Begins Jan 9
Students will focus on advanced technique and more complex combinations while preparing for pointe.

Ballet Level 4 Pointe Class meets three times a week
Mon 4:15-5:30, Tues 5:30-6:45 & Thurs 5:30-6:45 with Stephanie Lowrey
$210/$230 • Begins Jan 9
Students will focus on strengthening technique with an emphasis on artistic expression.

Disney’s Jungle Book, Kids with Shelton Harden
Youth Theatre Production is open to students grades 2-12. Casting by audition on Jan 23-24.  Performances March 31 and April 1.

9th-12th GRADE

Visual Art 7-12 Wednesday 4:30-5:45 with Maria Villegas
$140/$160 • Begins Jan 11
Smooth and Rough! • Using charcoal and soft pastel, and old Renaissance masters’ techniques, students will learn to create texture on smooth surfaces as well as learning the basics of drawing, balancing, and color theory.

Graphic Art 7-12 Monday 6:00-7:30 with Mike Means
$140/$160 • Begins Jan 9
Drawing with Digital Tools – Learn the fun of Adobe Photoshop by creating artwork using the design tools and filtering techniques of the program. Create art as easily as using a pencil or brush with the lab’s Wacom Tablets.

Glee Club 7-12 Monday 6:00-7:00 with Amy Allen
$125/$145 • Begins Jan 9
Where do you find your inner gleek? The shower? The car? In church? The mirror? No matter where you are in your journey to vocal stardom, come let us perfect your inner gleek!! This semester glee club will focus on the greatest hits of all times. Public performances to be scheduled toward the end of the year. No auditions! All gleeks welcome!!!

Ballet Level 3 Pre-Pointe meets twice a week
Monday 4:15-5:30 & Thursday 5:30-6:45 with Stephanie Lowrey
$180/$200 • Begins Jan 9
Students will focus on advanced technique and more complex combinations while preparing for pointe.

Ballet Level 4 Pointe Class meets three times a week
Mon 4:15-5:30, Tues 5:30-6:45 & Thurs 5:30-6:45 with Stephanie Lowrey
$210/$230 • Begins Jan 9
Students will focus on strengthening technique with an emphasis on artistic expression.

Drama 9-12 Thursday 5:00-6:30 with Lynn Gunter
$140/$160 • Begins Jan 12
Drama 9-12 will present a dramatic play.

Disney’s Jungle Book, Kids with Shelton Harden
Youth Theatre Production is open to students grades 2-12. Casting by audition on Jan 23-24. Performances March 31 and April 1.

K-12th GRADE

Special Gifts/Special Needs Art Tuesday 5:30-6:30 with Jorge & Maria Villegas
Call • Begins Jan 10
Students will explore different ways of expression through the visual arts. Creativity promotes self awareness and is a wonderful way to communicate individuality and share it with others. Students must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Piano or Voice Private Lessons to be scheduled with instructor Karen Watkins
Date/Time/Fee TBD • Begins Jan 9

PRIVATE LESSONS

Schedule Private Lessons with Instructors on request
• Fine Arts: Jorge Villegas & Maria Villegas
• Computer Arts: Mike Means
• Piano & Voice: Karen Watkins
• Acting: Darrin Riley

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