Saturday Art Classes for Kids: Ages 5–10

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Your kid loves to create art. You’ve come to the right place! Saturday Art Classes for Kids nurtures creative thinking, thoughtful observation, and perseverance towards achieving goals. With a variety of themes and practices, these classes take place over 4 consecutive Saturdays. Expect the unexpected! We encourage experimentation: our imaginative exercises work toward inventive results.
 

SPRING 2016 CLASSES 

 

Printmaking (For ages 8–10)
April 9–30
10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
$75 ($64 CMP members)
Register online or by calling 412.622.3288.

Learn silkscreen, etching, and other printmaking techniques. Reuse printed materials to create brand new artworks. Get inspired by prints and patterns in the museum's collection.

 

Fun with Clay (For ages 8-10)
April 9–30
10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
$115 ($104 members), includes materials
Register online or by calling 412.622.3288

Get your hands messy as you sculpt with wet clay. Learn hand-building techniques and try out the potter's wheel. Make functional vessels and imaginative sculptures and bring them to life with colorful glazes. Projects will be fired and available for pick-up 3 to 4 weeks later.

 

Make a Mess (For ages 5-7)
April 9–30
10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
$75 ($64 members)
Register online or by calling 412.622.3288

For some artists, a messy studio is a sign of creativity. Bring a smock and have some fun making art with gooey papier maché and drippy paint. Make abstract compositions and free-standing sculptures. Look for inspiration in the galleries and draw your favorite artworks in your sketchbook.



Questions? Contact us about our education programs.