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Spring Art Workshops

Session I: March 27th - April 26th

Session II: May 1st- May 24th

Get 10% off when you register and pay for both sessions of
winter afterschool workshops

Tuesdays: 4:30pm -6:00pm

Mix it up : Ages 5-7. Discover the wonderful world of art. Work with clay, soft pastels, tempera, paper, and glue. Use your imagination to create fun and whimsical masterpieces!

Wednesdays: 4:30pm -6:00pm

Fun with Drawing: Ages 8 & Up. Young artists will explore the wonderful world drawing. Designed to teach and reinforce the fundamentals with fun techniques and projects.

Thursdays: 4:30-6:00

Art Palooza: Ages 8 & Up. Let your imagination soar in this class aimed to push your artistic abilities to the max while
exploring diverse art styles, techniques and art mediums.

4 week sessions. $100 per session. Materials & snacks included. New Projects every session. Late registrations will be pro-rated.

Limited to 8 participants per class

Workshops will be held at
2661 Whitney Avenue Hamden, CT 06518

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Teen Workshops

Session I: March 29th - April 26th

Session II: May 1st - May 24th

Get 10% off when you register & pay for both sessions.

Thursdays: 3:00pm - 4:15pm

"Open Art Studio" 13 & Up A class designed to explore a wide variety of art mediums and drawing techniques to help you polish your existing artistic skills. Artists will have freedom in choosing art mediums and project theme.

4 week sessions. $100 per session. Materials & snacks included.

Limited to 8 participants per session

Workshops will be held at
2661 Whitney Avenue Hamden, CT 06518

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Spring Break Ice Cream & Paint Party !

Join us at Kelly's Cone Connection on Thursday, April 19th, from 1:00pm-3:00pm

$25/person includes painting, ice cream, materials and instruction. Open to all ages.

Location: 2538 Whitney Ave, Hamden CT 06518

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Summer Workshops For Kids Ages 7-12

Art, Film and Fun in the Sun, All Summer Long!

June 25th - August 24th

Co-sponsored by Hamden Recreation Department

Register and Pay by April 23th to Receive a 10% Discount!


Every Week...Make Movies, Lightbot Code, Paint, Draw & Sculpt Your Way Around the World Lego Mania, Spend time on the P.L.A.C.E. Trolley and Enjoy the Great Outdoors!

Session I : June 25th -June 29th - Cruising the Carribean

Session II: July 9th - July 13th - Rainforest Jungle Adventures

Closed: Session III : July 16th - July 20th - A European Vacay!

Session IV : July23rd - July 27th - Summer Travels Around the World

Closed: Session V: July 30th-August 3rd-African Safari Escapade

Session VI : August 6th - August 10th - Under the Sea Exploration

Session VII : August 13th - August 17th - Natural American Wonders

Session VIII : August 20th - August 24th - Pacific Island Adventures


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Adult Workshops and Parties

Drawing for Beginners and Advanced

March 28th - May 9th

Wednesdays, 6:15 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

Learn to draw or polish your existing skills. Small class size allows for individual attention. Students will learn a variety of techniques; line weight, perspective, value/shading, positive/negative, space and more. Includes materials.

$210/6 weeks

Mixed Media Art-Accordion Book

March 29th - May 10th

Thursdays, 6:15 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

The accordion book is composed of continuous folded or joined pages and is enclosed between two covers. This format is ideal for conserving artwork work that develops and changes as the pages are turned and will bring the viewer back to the beginning of the work. Its origin is Chinese and the design allowed for the storage and viewing of scrolls. The format allows for the viewing of a page or more at a time or it can be fully opened to view the work in its entirety. Artists from many different cultures have been drawn to it for the opportunities it offers to study and experiment with the elements of design.

All materials are provided for you to explore the elements of design and the craft of bookbinding resulting in your own one of a kind artist book. No prior art experience required only an interest in discovery and exploration.

$210/6 weeks

Intergenerational Lunch and Art

Wednesdays, 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Socialize and work with a variety of art mediums in this fun learn about art class. Experiment with watercolor, acrylics, and mixed media. No experience necessary. Materials included.

$210/6 weeks


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