Upcoming Events

Tuesday; Art History for Kids
Tue, Sep 01
zoom class
Sep 01, 2020, 1:00 PM – May 24, 2021, 2:00 PM
zoom class
Each week we meet a new artist as we travel the historical timeline of the 20th century. Students learn to unpack the imagery of work from some of the world’s most reclusive and outspoken artists, while expanding critical thinking, observation and dialog skills. We also create an art hist. timeline.
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Tuesday; High School Art History; Ages 14-18
Tue, Sep 01
zoom class
Sep 01, 2020, 2:30 PM – May 25, 2021, 6:30 PM
zoom class
Each week we meet a new artist as we travel the historical timeline of the 20th century. Students learn to unpack the imagery of work from some of the world’s most reclusive and outspoken artists, while expanding critical thinking, observation and dialog skills. We also create an art hist. timeline.
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Wednesday; Fiber Arts; Ages 8-17
Wed, Sep 02
Zoom
Sep 02, 2020, 2:00 PM PDT – May 26, 2021, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
weekly stitching circle where students learn embroidery stitches while pursuing their independent designs. We also dive deep into the world of needle felting, patch making, hand-sewing and mending basics.
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Wednesday; Drawing for Kids; Ages 8-12
Wed, Sep 02
Zoom
Sep 02, 2020, 2:00 PM PDT – May 26, 2021, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Learning to draw is a matter of learning to look! We learn the fundamentals of observation, sketching, rendering, shading and perspective in a positive, relaxed environment.
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Wed; Drawing/Art 3 for Teens; Ages 12-17 FULL/Call to join wait list
Wed, Sep 02
Zoom
Sep 02, 2020, 3:30 PM PDT – May 26, 2021, 4:30 PM PDT
Zoom
Created for returning students or students with 1 to 2 years prior art experience. We will focus on technique development and the creative process through a variety of studio art mediums.
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Thursday; Art 2; Ages 8-12
Thu, Sep 03
Zoom
Sep 03, 2020, 3:30 PM PDT – May 27, 2021, 4:30 PM PDT
Zoom
For returning students or students with 1 to 2 years prior art experience. Students will find more freedom in their practice as they are familiar with studio materials and basic techniques. We’ll explore various mediums in a positive, relaxed setting.
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Friday; Private Pod Virtual Instruction
Fri, Sep 04
Zoom
Sep 04, 2020, 10:00 AM PDT – May 28, 2021, 5:00 PM PDT
Zoom
For groups of 4 or more. Call for more details. 831-566-0768
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COMING SOON: Anime Friday
Fri, Sep 04
Zoom
Sep 04, 2020, 4:30 PM PDT – May 21, 2021, 5:30 PM PDT
Zoom
All Anime, all the time. Learn how to render your favorite characters and create your own! More details coming soon.
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Saturday; Art 1; Ages 5-7
Sun, Sep 06
Zoom
Sep 06, 2020, 10:00 AM PDT – May 22, 2021, 2:00 PM PDT
Zoom
We’ll explore pastel, colored pencil, watercolor, tempera and sculpture as a small group with simple instruction. A great art foundation starts here! A sketch book is required and will be used in class each week.
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Monday; Homeschool Art & Science; Ages 8-12
Mon, Sep 07
Zoom
Sep 07, 2020, 10:00 AM PDT – May 25, 2021, 1:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Students enjoy this fun, positive & relaxed environment where they can follow their creativity, deepen their concentration and enhance their visual perception of the world. 12-1pm is our lunch/game/socializing hour, even on zoom.
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Monday; Book Club for Kids; Ages 8-12
Mon, Sep 14
zoom class
Sep 14, 2020, 1:00 PM – May 24, 2021, 2:00 PM
zoom class
Designed to be an extension of your creative morning. We read upper elementary books together where students and teacher take turns reading aloud. We discuss the book each week, create a companion drawing and end each story with our own written book review. AM. homeschool art not required to join.
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Monday; Nature Journalling; Ages 8-12
Mon, Sep 14
Zoom
Sep 14, 2020, 2:00 PM PDT – May 24, 2021, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Create beautifully illustrated nature journals through your own guided exploration of your home surroundings. There's so much magic to be found and created!
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Fridays; Comics for Kids; 2:00-3:00pm (ongoing weekly)
Time is TBD
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This is for the month of October for 2 classes. Regular tuition is $90 for 4 classes per month. From Garfield to Picachu, we will look at some of our favorite characters and learn how to draw them. Expressions, speech bubbles, and all the basics of comic strip creation is covered in this class.
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Fridays; Graphic Novel Illustration for Teens; 3:30pm-4:30pm (ongoing weekly)
Time is TBD
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We will explore cartoon and comic illustrations from a variety of visual narrative genres, from Marvel to Manga. We will look at some of our favorite characters and how they showcase fundamental concepts, such as expression change, dynamic interaction, and the elements of design.
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Virtual Art Party
Time is TBD
Time is TBD
, Aptos, CA
For kids, teens and adults via zoom!
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2020-2021 Student Registration Fee *Required for all weekly classes (1)
Time is TBD
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Required admin fee, prior to reg. for ongoing weekly classes. Be sure class in not FULL in "online booking" before purchasing. Fee is not covered by Ocean Grove. *30 day notice of withdrawal policy: Reg. guarantees your child's seat will be reserved in our small class setting through May 27, 2021.
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Virtual Team Building Event
Time is TBD
zoom
Time is TBD
zoom
Creative Team Building Events are our specialty, even at a distance!
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Private Lessons; Kids/Teens/Adults (1)
Time is TBD
zoom
Time is TBD
zoom
Call to register: 831-688-8862. Kids/Teens/Adults: One on one private virtual art instruction in the medium you choose. Private art instruction is customizable to your special interests and needs. Call or text Yvette to discuss the variety of options to serve you best. 831-566-0768
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Monday; Scientific Illustration; Ages 12-17
Fri, Sep 18
Zoom
Sep 18, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Look longer at plants and creatures that surround us. Expand your rendering and technical skills as you become more familiar with the scientific illustration process. Perfect for nature enthusiasts and scientists!
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COMING SOON: Friday Comics
Wed, Sep 09
Zoom
Sep 09, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM PDT
Zoom
All comics, all the time. Learn how to render your favorite characters and create your own! More details coming soon.
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Tuesday; Art 1 & 2; Ages 6-10
Wed, Sep 09
Zoom
Sep 09, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM PDT
Zoom
We’ll explore pastel, colored pencil, watercolor, tempera and sculpture as a small group with simple instruction. A great art foundation starts here! A sketch book is required and will be used in class each week.
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Tuesday; Art 1; Ages 5-7 (1)
Wed, Sep 09
Zoom
Sep 09, 2:00 AM – 3:00 AM PDT
Zoom
We’ll explore pastel, colored pencil, watercolor, tempera and sculpture as a small group with simple instruction. A great art foundation starts here! A sketch book is required and will be used in class each week.
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WEEK 12: Art Camp Finale! Teens, ages 12-17
Mon, Aug 24
Zoom
Aug 24, 1:00 PM PDT – Aug 28, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Yvette keeps track of 2020 Summer "Favorites" as rated by the kids and packs the week full of them. This is always a creative closure to a memorable Art Factory Summer.
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WEEK 12: Art Camp Finale! Kids, ages 8-13
Mon, Aug 24
Zoom
Aug 24, 1:00 PM PDT – Aug 28, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Yvette keeps track of 2020 Summer "Favorites" as rated by the kids and packs the week full of them. This is always a creative closure to a memorable Art Factory Summer.
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WEEK 11: Pen & Plant for kids ages 8-13 (1)
Mon, Aug 17
Zoom
Aug 17, 10:00 AM PDT – Aug 21, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Create beautifully illustrated indoor and outdoor plants while learning new ways to observe and render what you see!
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WEEK 10: Birds Around the World for Kids, ages 8-13
Mon, Aug 10
Zoom
Aug 10, 1:00 PM PDT – Aug 14, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Fantastical feathered creatures from around the world are our inspiration for this intriguing week of fun. Theres so much to learn and create in this Art Factory original camp in it's 12th year. Kids agree, this one is an annual fav!
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WEEK 10: Runway Fashion Illustration, for Teens, ages 12-17
Mon, Aug 10
Zoom
Aug 10, 1:00 PM PDT – Aug 14, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Students will develop foundational skills and techniques for drawing their most outside-the-box, avant-garde fashion ideas! With lessons on gesture, runway poses, fabric folds/movement and more, participants will complete the week with a small collection of fashion illust
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WEEK 10: Birds Around the World for Kids, ages 5-7
Mon, Aug 10
Zoom
Aug 10, 10:00 AM PDT – Aug 14, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Fantastical feathered creatures from around the world are our inspiration for this colorful week of fun. Theres so much to learn and create in this Art Factory original camp in it's 12th year. Kids agree, this one is an annual fav!
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WEEK 10: Runway Fashion Illustration, for kids ages 8-13
Mon, Aug 10
Zoom
Aug 10, 10:00 AM PDT – Aug 14, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Students will develop foundational skills and techniques for drawing their most outside-the-box, avant-garde fashion ideas! With lessons on gesture, runway poses, fabric folds/movement and more, participants will complete the week with a small collection of fashion illust
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WEEK 9: Tiny World; Your 3D kit is waiting! All things cute and tiny, for kids ages 8-13
Mon, Aug 03
Zoom
Aug 03, 1:00 PM PDT – Aug 07, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
If it's cute and tiny, it's our inspiration for this Art Factory original week! You'll fall in love with our tiny worlds of fun!
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WEEK 9: Scientific Illustration; Insects for Teens, ages 12-17
Mon, Aug 03
Zoom
Aug 03, 1:00 PM PDT – Aug 07, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Learn to look longer at fascinating insects around the world. Improve your rendering skills and learn new techniques while studying the amazing creatures that live among us.
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WEEK 9: Scientific Illustration; Insects for Kids ages 8-13 (1)
Mon, Aug 03
Zoom
Aug 03, 10:00 AM PDT – Aug 07, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Learn to look longer at fascinating insects around the world. Improve your rendering skills and learn new techniques while studying the amazing creatures that live among us.
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WEEK 9: Tiny World; Your 3D kit is waiting! All things cute and tiny, for kids ages 5-7
Mon, Aug 03
Zoom
Aug 03, 10:00 AM PDT – Aug 07, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
If it's cute and tiny, it's our inspiration for this Art Factory original week! You'll fall in love with our tiny worlds of fun!
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WEEK 8: Costume Illustration for Teens, ages 12-17
Mon, Jul 27
Zoom
Jul 27, 1:00 PM PDT – Jul 31, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Illustrate costumes for your favorite fictional characters! With lessons in gesture, powerful poses, fabric movement and more, students will develop the basic skills and techniques to bring their most theatrical costume visions to life. Participants will complete the week with a small collection of
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WEEK 8: Tropical for kids, ages 8-13
Mon, Jul 27
Zoom
Jul 27, 1:00 PM PDT – Jul 31, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
This is guaranteed to be our most colorful week yet! From parrot fish to angel fish and more. Kids will love building their drawing and painting skills in these beautiful projects.
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WEEK 8: Tropical for young kids, ages 5-7
Mon, Jul 27
Zoom
Jul 27, 10:00 AM PDT – Jul 31, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
This is guaranteed to be our most colorful week yet! From parrot fish to angel fish and more. Kids will love building their drawing and painting skills in these beautiful projects.
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WEEK 8: Costume Illustration for Kids, ages 8-13
Mon, Jul 27
Zoom
Jul 27, 10:00 AM PDT – Jul 31, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Illustrate costumes for your favorite fictional characters! With lessons in gesture, powerful poses, fabric movement and more, students will develop the basic skills and techniques to bring their most theatrical costume visions to life. Participants will complete the week with a small collection of
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WEEK 7: Nature Journaling for teens ages 12-17
Mon, Jul 20
Zoom
Jul 20, 1:00 PM PDT – Jul 24, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Create beautifully illustrated nature journals through your own guided exploration of your home surroundings. There's so much magic to be found and created!
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WEEK 7: Comics and Cartooning for Teens ages 12-17
Mon, Jul 20
Zoom
Jul 20, 1:00 PM PDT – Jul 24, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
From old school comics to modern day graphic novel characters, we will explore the world for comics and cartooning. Bring your imagination, storylines and superheroes to this epic camp of fun!
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WEEK 7: Comics and Cartooning for Kids ages 8-13
Mon, Jul 20
Zoom
Jul 20, 10:00 AM PDT – Jul 24, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
From old school comics to modern day graphic novel characters, we will explore the world for comics and cartooning. Bring your imagination, storylines and superheroes to this epic camp of fun!
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WEEK 7: Nature Journaling for kids ages 8-13 (2)
Mon, Jul 20
Zoom
Jul 20, 10:00 AM PDT – Jul 24, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Create beautifully illustrated nature journals through your own guided exploration of your home surroundings. There's so much magic to be found and created!
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WEEK 6: Art from the Heart for Teens ages 13-17
Mon, Jul 13
Zoom
Jul 13, 1:00 PM PDT – Jul 17, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Let your mind, body and soul guide you expressively through activities such as zentangle, mandala making, collage and more! This camp offers process-oriented, playful activities for relaxation, reflection and exploration of the creative self.
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WEEK 6: 50 YEARS OF FASHION (TEENS)
Mon, Jul 13
Zoom
Jul 13, 1:00 PM PDT – Jul 17, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
From poodle skirts to platform shoes, students will learn about fashion trends through the years. Each day will present a new decade of styles to explore and illustrate, from the Golden Era of the 50s to the new millennium! July 13-17 Each age group meets for 2 hours per day. Ages 13-1; 1-3pm
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WEEK 6: California-Inspired Art for Teens, ages 12-17
Mon, Jul 13
Zoom
Jul 13, 1:00 PM PDT – Jul 17, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
All that makes California shine will inspire us this week; waves, surfboards, VWs, sunsets and more. It's a California vacation all week long!
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WEEK 6: California-Inspired Art for Kids, ages 8-13
Mon, Jul 13
Zoom
Jul 13, 1:00 PM PDT – Jul 17, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
All that makes California shine will inspire us this week; waves, surfboards, VWs, sunsets and more. It's a California vacation all week long!
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WEEK 6: 50 YEARS OF FASHION
Mon, Jul 13
Zoom
Jul 13, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
From poodle skirts to platform shoes, students will learn about fashion trends through the years. Each day will present a new decade of styles to explore and illustrate, from the Golden Era of the 50s to the new millennium! July 13-17 Each age group meets for 2 hours per day. Ages 8-12; 10am-12noon
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WEEK 6: California-Inspired Art for young kids, ages 5-7
Mon, Jul 13
Zoom
Jul 13, 10:00 AM PDT – Jul 17, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
All that makes California shine will inspire us this week; waves, surfboards, VWs, sunsets and more. It's a California vacation all week long!
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WEEK 5: Cats, Cats, Cats for kids, ages 8-13
Mon, Jul 06
Zoom
Jul 06, 1:00 PM PDT – Jul 10, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
This Art Factory original is sure to please the cat lovers in your household. We will create fabulously creative cat masterpieces along with lots of other kitty-inspired fun!
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WEEK 5: Cats, Cats, Cats for Teens, ages 12-17
Mon, Jul 06
Zoom
Jul 06, 1:00 PM PDT – Jul 10, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
This Art Factory original is sure to please the cat lovers in your household. We will create fabulously creative cat masterpieces along with lots of other kitty-inspired fun!
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WEEK 5: Embroidery for Teens, ages 12-17
Mon, Jul 06
Zoom
Jul 06, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Bring your illustrations to life with the beautiful stitched medium of embroidery! Learn various stitches and techniques in this relaxing, meditative class.
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WEEK 5: Embroidery for kids ages 8-13 (1)
Mon, Jul 06
Zoom
Jul 06, 10:00 AM PDT – Jul 10, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Bring your illustrations to life with the beautiful stitched medium of embroidery! Learn various stitches and techniques in this relaxing, meditative class.
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WEEK 5: Cats, Cats, Cats for young kids, ages 5-7
Mon, Jul 06
Zoom
Jul 06, 10:00 AM PDT – Jul 10, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
This Art Factory original is sure to please the cat lovers in your household. We will create fabulously creative cat masterpieces along with lots of other kitty-inspired fun!
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WEEK 4: Garden Life; Bugs & Flowers for kids ages 8-13)
Mon, Jun 29
Zoom
Jun 29, 1:00 PM PDT – Jul 03, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Garden life will inspire a colorful, creative week of drawing and painting! There is so much to learn and observe through our garden inspiration.
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WEEK 4: Clothing Illustration for Teens, ages 12-17 M,T,Wed only
Mon, Jun 29
Zoom
Jun 29, 1:00 PM PDT – Jul 01, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Design outfits for the everyday woman or man in clothing illustration camp! Students will learn the basics of illustrating commonly worn fabrics and fits of garments, human gesture and poses, movement of fabric on the human body and more.
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WEEK 4: Garden Life; Bugs & Flowers for young kids ages 5-7
Mon, Jun 29
Zoom
Jun 29, 10:00 AM PDT – Jul 03, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Garden life will inspire a colorful, creative week of drawing and painting! There is so much to learn and observe through our garden inspiration. Materials: drawing paper, #2 pencil, sharpener, eraser colored pencils, markers, watercolors, scissors, black sharpie
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WEEK 4: Clothing Illustration for kids ages 8-13 M,T,Wed only
Mon, Jun 29
Zoom
Jun 29, 10:00 AM PDT – Jul 01, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Design outfits for the everyday woman or man in clothing illustration camp! Students will learn the basics of illustrating commonly worn fabrics and fits of garments, human gesture and poses, movement of fabric on the human body and more.
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WEEK 3: Extreme Cuteness; Baby Animals for kids
Mon, Jun 22
Zoom
Jun 22, 1:00 PM PDT – Jun 26, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Your artwork will explode with the cuteness of baby animals! From land to the sea, we will creatively render some of the cutest bugs, fish and animals on earth! Materials: drawing paper, #2 pencil, sharpener, eraser colored pencils, markers, watercolors, scissors, black sharpie
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WEEK 3: Pen & Plant for Teens ages 12-17
Mon, Jun 22
Zoom
Jun 22, 1:00 PM PDT – Jun 26, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Create beautifully illustrated indoor and outdoor plants while learning new ways to observe and render what you see!
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WEEK 3: Pen & Plant for kids ages 8-13
Mon, Jun 22
Zoom
Jun 22, 10:00 AM PDT – Jun 26, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Create beautifully illustrated indoor and outdoor plants while learning new ways to observe and render what you see!
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WEEK 3: Extreme Cuteness; Baby Animals for young kids ages 5-7
Mon, Jun 22
Zoom
Jun 22, 10:00 AM PDT – Jun 26, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Your artwork will explode with the cuteness of baby animals! From land to the sea, we will creatively render some of the cutest bugs, fish and animals on earth! Materials: drawing paper, #2 pencil, sharpener, eraser colored pencils, markers, watercolors, scissors, black sharpie
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WEEK 2: Nature Journaling for teens ages 12-17 (offered again in July)
Mon, Jun 15
Zoom
Jun 15, 1:00 PM PDT – Jun 19, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Create beautifully illustrated nature journals through your own guided exploration of your home surroundings. There's so much magic to be found and created!
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WEEK 2: Sea Creatures for kids ages 8-13
Mon, Jun 15
Zoom
Jun 15, 1:00 PM PDT – Jun 19, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Creatures of the deep will inspire us in this creative, colorful week of fun! Materials: drawing paper, #2 pencil, sharpener, eraser colored pencils, markers, watercolors, scissors, black sharpie
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WEEK 2: Nature Journaling for kids ages 8-13 (offered again in July)
Mon, Jun 15
Zoom
Jun 15, 10:00 AM PDT – Jun 19, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Create beautifully illustrated nature journals through your own guided exploration of your home surroundings. There's so much magic to be found and created!
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WEEK 2: Sea Creatures for young kids ages 5-7
Mon, Jun 15
Zoom
Jun 15, 10:00 AM PDT – Jun 19, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Creatures of the deep will inspire us in this creative, colorful week of fun! Materials: drawing paper, #2 pencil, sharpener, eraser colored pencils, markers, watercolors, scissors, black sharpie
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WEEK 1: Scientific Illustration; Birds for teens ages 12-17 (1)
Mon, Jun 08
Zoom
Jun 08, 1:00 PM PDT – Jun 12, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Learn to look longer at the beautiful birds of North America. Improve your rendering skills and learn new techniques while studying the beautiful birds that live among us.
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WEEK 1: Barnyard Animals for kids ages 8-13 (1)
Mon, Jun 08
Zoom
Jun 08, 1:00 PM PDT – Jun 12, 3:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Learn to look longer at cows, pigs, horses, chickens, goats and more in this fun, wildly creative and engaging class. We will draw and paint the most endearing friends on the farm! Materials: drawing paper, #2 pencil, sharpener, eraser colored pencils, markers, watercolors, scissors, black sharpie
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WEEK 1: Scientific Illustration; Birds for kids ages 8-13
Mon, Jun 08
Zoom
Jun 08, 10:00 AM PDT – Jun 12, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Learn to look longer at the beautiful birds of North America. Improve your rendering skills and learn new techniques while studying the beautiful birds that live among us.
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WEEK 1: Barnyard Animals for young kids ages 5-7
Mon, Jun 08
Zoom
Jun 08, 10:00 AM PDT – Jun 12, 12:00 PM PDT
Zoom
Learn to look longer at cows, pigs, horses, chickens, goats and more in this fun, wildly creative and engaging class. We will draw and paint the most endearing friends on the farm!
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