Art for Kids

New Classes for Kids Start March 13

Need-based scholarships are available for many classes. Contact director@communityartscenter.net or 859.236.4054 to request more information. If your child loves art, we want them in these classes!!

If you have a younger art-lover (not in school yet), check out our Munchkin & Me class!  This weekly drop-in class is perfect for kids 18 months to 4 years, with an adult caregiver. 

 

Jun
24
Sat
Ceramic Wall Vase Workshop
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Ceramic Wall Vase Workshop

Ceramic Garden Wall Vases Workshop
Saturday, June 24 | 10am to 11:30am
$30 per person

In this beginner clay workshop, each student will create three hanging vases of various shapes. Student will learn basic techniques of imprinting and coiling to decorate their vases.

Clay projects require time to dry and fire.Students will return for a “glazing night” the week of August 7th. All summer clay projects will be glazed during that week. 

Register here.

For students ages 12+. 
Jun
28
Wed
Coiled Ceramic Vase Workshop
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Coiled Ceramic Vase Workshop

Coiled Ceramic Vase Workshop
Wednesday, June 28 | 7:00pm to 8:30pm
$30 per person

In this beginner clay workshop, students will learn the technique of coiling and use it to create a beautiful and unique vase. The finished pieces can stand alone as a delicate centerpiece or as a fancy container for plants or flowers.

Clay projects require time to dry and fire. Students will return for a “glazing night” the week of July 31st. Class is suitable for students ages 12+.

Register here.

Jul
17
Mon
Fabulous Food Art Camp (Morning Session)
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am – Jul 21 @ 12:00 pm
Fabulous Food Art Camp (Morning Session)

Fabulous Food Art Camp (Morning Session)
July 17 to 21 | 9am to 12pm
Rising 2nd through 6th graders
$100 per camper ($125 after May 14)

Art-making has never been this delicious!  Campers will explore the relationship between food and art, creating artwork inspired by – and even created from! – food. Delightful donuts, mouthwatering miniature hamburgers, and vegetables you never thought your kid would eat will be among our subjects as we paint, sketch, sculpt and more.  

Please note: because campers will be exposed to a variety of food products, this camp is *not* recommended for children with serious food allergies.

Register here.

Need-based scholarships are available! Contact our Education Director at education@communityartscenter.net to apply.

Fabulous Food Art Camp (Afternoon Session)
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm – Jul 21 @ 4:00 pm
Fabulous Food Art Camp (Afternoon Session)

Fabulous Food Art Camp (Afteroon Session)
July 17 to 21 | 1pm to 4pm
Rising 2nd through 6th graders
$100 per camper ($125 after May 14)

Art-making has never been this delicious!  Campers will explore the relationship between food and art, creating artwork inspired by – and even created from! – food. Delightful donuts, mouthwatering miniature hamburgers, and vegetables you never thought your kid would eat will be among our subjects as we paint, sketch, sculpt and more.  

Please note: because campers will be exposed to a variety of food products, this camp is *not* recommended for children with serious food allergies.

Register here.

Need-based scholarships are available! Contact our Education Director at education@communityartscenter.net to apply.

Jul
24
Mon
Take Flight Art Camp (Morning Session)
Jul 24 @ 9:00 am – Jul 28 @ 12:00 pm
Take Flight Art Camp (Morning Session)

Take Flight Art Camp (Morning Session)
July 24 to 28 | 9am to 12pm
Rising 2nd through 6th graders
$100 per camper ($125 after May 14)

Take your creativity to new heights in this fast-paced art camp. Imaginations will soar as we explore the artistic possibilities of flight, designing the perfect paper airplane, creating found-object bug sculptures and building big beautiful wings of our own.  The sky’s the limit!

Register here.

Need-based scholarships are available! Please contact our Education Director at education@communityartscenter.net to apply.

Take Flight Art Camp (Afternoon Session)
Jul 24 @ 1:00 pm – Jul 28 @ 4:00 pm
Take Flight Art Camp (Afternoon Session)

Take Flight Art Camp (Afternoon Session)
July 24 to 28 | 1pm to 4pm
Rising 2nd through 6th graders
$100 per camper ($125 after May 14)

Take your creativity to new heights in this fast-paced art camp. Imaginations will soar as we explore the artistic possibilities of flight, designing the perfect paper airplane, creating found-object bug sculptures and building big beautiful wings of our own.  The sky’s the limit!

Register here.

Need-based scholarships are available! Please contact our Education Director at education@communityartscenter.net to apply.

Jul
31
Mon
Mini Art Camp
Jul 31 @ 9:00 am – Aug 4 @ 12:00 pm
Mini Art Camp

Mini Art Camp
July 31 to August 4 | 9am to 12pm
Rising kindergarten and 1st graders
$100 per camper ($125 after May 14)

Do you have an aspiring artist in the house? They’ll love this special camp designed just for our youngest artists. Rising kindergarten and first graders will explore a wide range of artistic techniques and media including painting, drawing,and ceramics. Registration is limited to 12 campers, allowing for lots of one-on-one attention from our professional instructors.

 

Mini Camp is sold out! If you’d like to put your child’s name on the waiting list, please call 859.236.4054 or email education@communityartscenter.net. 

Middle School Nerd Camp
Jul 31 @ 1:00 pm – Aug 4 @ 4:00 pm
Middle School Nerd Camp

Middle School Nerd Camp
July 31 to August 4 | 1pm to 4pm
Rising 7th through 9th graders
$125 per camper ($150 after May 14)

Nerds of the world – unite and make some art! Found-object ray guns, cosplay helmets and maybe even a little guerrilla public art making are all on the agenda for rising 7th-9th graders.  Inspired by science fiction, comics and video games, we’re assembling an all-star cast of professional artists to help you take your nerd game to the next level.

Register here.

Need-based scholarships are available. Please contact our Education Director at education@communityartscenter.net to apply.

 

Aug
6
Sun
SNS: Funny Little Flowers
Aug 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
SNS: Funny Little Flowers

Starry Night Studio: Funny Little Flowers
Sunday, August 6
2pm to 4pm | $28

These whimsical flowers are perfect for a child’s bedroom – or any room that needs a little pop of color! This is a flexible painting that is suitable for young artists ages 6 and up (it’s also fun for grown-ups!).

Register here.

Aug
7
Mon
Mini Art Camp
Aug 7 @ 9:00 am – Aug 11 @ 12:00 pm
Mini Art Camp

Mini Art Camp
August 4 to 11 | 9am to 12pm
Rising kindergarten and 1st graders
$100 per camper ($125 after July 30)

Do you have an aspiring artist in the house? They’ll love this special camp designed just for our youngest artists. Rising kindergarten and first graders will explore a wide range of artistic techniques and media including painting, drawing,and ceramics. Registration is limited to 12 campers, allowing for lots of one-on-one attention from our professional instructors.

 

Register here.

Aug
19
Sat
Danville Children’s Choir Retreat
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Danville Children's Choir Retreat

Danville Children’s Choir Retreat
Saturday, August 19 | 10am to 3pm
$35 per singer ($25 for additional children in same family)

Get ready for a new semester of musical exploration. Join the Danville Children’s Choir for their fall choral retreat!

Register here.