School Age

youth art
Below are sample classes taught at Adobe Art Center. For specific class offerings, please see our Recreation Guide.

A safe and fun studio environment for children to develop hand skills and learn to trust their own artistic judgment while making expressive pottery or sculpture. These classes give you a chance to share in your child's talent. 

Drawers´ Studio  
Develop drawing skills through observations and practices. Using pencil, graphite, charcoal and ink, learn drawing techniques such as thick to thin lines, creating texture, dry and wet brushing and tones of ink wash. Wear clothes that can get messy.

Drawing, Painting & Collage  
Learn to express yourself while using various mediums such as paint, pastels, felt pens and various types of paper. Exercises are designed to explore the elements of art such as line, shape and color in both two and three dimensions.

Fashion Art  
Is fashion in your future? Learn to develop your own sense of style and design. These fun and innovative fashion classes are sure to spark your creativity! No drawing experience needed. 

Jacob Lawrence Painters´ Studio  
This studio class is like no other. Learn to use your natural talent to practice painting while learning related art techniques and developing a personal style of expression. Focus areas include color theory, composition, perspective and subject. Please wear clothes they can get messy in. We will be using acrylic paints.

Little Drawer´s Studio  
Animals from Real to Fantasy Learn to draw real animals like dogs, cats, horses and even hippopotamus' while creating unique fantasy animals…. Maybe even a dragon. Studio techniques incorporate how to use fine lines and shapes in drawings. Use graphite drawing and colored pencils, charcoal and oil pastels for your creations. Bring an art shirt to wear.