Wild Salamander Creative Arts Center
Classes

Explore your creativity and develop new skills through classes taught by experienced, professional teaching artists. Our curriculum is designed to cover everything from fundamentals to independent ideas and include traditional and non-traditional techniques. Classes are leveled by Grade to allow for instructors to design classes that meet developmental milestones and educational experience.   Occasionally this can cause enrollment difficulty with students with certain birthdates.  If you have difficulty enrolling please let us know via phone or email.

If you do not wish to pay online at time of registration, please contact the center to make payment arrangements email registration@wildsalamander.com.

Classes are leveled for students ENTERING the grades shown!

We want to keep your family safe! 
Individual workspaces and materials, small class sizes, adjusted pick and drop off, face coverings, sanitizing protocols and outdoor studios.  
For complete listing of our COVID-19 protocols 
 
ONLINE
GRADE 1-6 IN PERSON
TEENS & ADULTS IN PERSON
Studio I
DRAW AND PAINT for Grades 9 - Adults

Whether you are new to drawing or have had some experience, we welcome you to this class! This observation based drawing and painting class will teach you many new ways to see and a variety of  tools to transfer that knowledge to your drawings and paintings. We will cover composition, positive and negative space, the elements of art - line, shape, value, form, texture, and touch on color. Multiple mediums and techniques will be encouraged. Come relax at the end of the day in this outdoor setting!
WEEKLY CLASS - 4 WEEKS

Jul 08, 2020 - Jul 29, 2020
4 weeks
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
$ 95.00


Studio II
TEEN STUDIO Grades 7+


Teen Studio is a class for motivated art students who already have a foundation in art making and can work independently on their own art. With teacher guidance and feedback provided throughout the session, students will design their own projects to work on each class, using their choice of materials (projects will be discussed with the teacher the week prior to the start of class to prepare necessary materials ahead of time). In the beginning of each class, students will participate in an art technique demo/practice, emphasizing the Elements of Art and Principles of Design. Then students will work on independent projects for the rest of class.

Jul 07, 2020 - Jul 07, 2020
1 day
Tuesday
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
$ 25.00

TEEN STUDIO Grades 7+


Teen Studio is a class for motivated art students who already have a foundation in art making and can work independently on their own art. With teacher guidance and feedback provided throughout the session, students will design their own projects to work on each class, using their choice of materials (projects will be discussed with the teacher the week prior to the start of class to prepare necessary materials ahead of time). In the beginning of each class, students will participate in an art technique demo/practice, emphasizing the Elements of Art and Principles of Design. Then students will work on independent projects for the rest of class.

Jul 14, 2020 - Jul 14, 2020
1 day
Tuesday
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
$ 25.00

WACKY LANDSCAPES for TEENS


Let’s take a look at the artist, David Hockney and the nature around us to create a colorful fun landscape!

Jul 16, 2020 - Jul 16, 2020
1 day
Thursday
3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
$ 25.00

TEEN STUDIO Grades 7+


Teen Studio is a class for motivated art students who already have a foundation in art making and can work independently on their own art. With teacher guidance and feedback provided throughout the session, students will design their own projects to work on each class, using their choice of materials (projects will be discussed with the teacher the week prior to the start of class to prepare necessary materials ahead of time). In the beginning of each class, students will participate in an art technique demo/practice, emphasizing the Elements of Art and Principles of Design. Then students will work on independent projects for the rest of class.

Jul 21, 2020 - Jul 21, 2020
1 day
Tuesday
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
$ 25.00

JUST DESSERTS for TEENS


Artist Wayne Thiebaud was a master at capturing delicious treats! Let’s learn how he did this and be inspired to create our own!

Jul 23, 2020 - Jul 23, 2020
1 day
Thursday
3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
$ 25.00

TEEN STUDIO Grades 7+


Teen Studio is a class for motivated art students who already have a foundation in art making and can work independently on their own art. With teacher guidance and feedback provided throughout the session, students will design their own projects to work on each class, using their choice of materials (projects will be discussed with the teacher the week prior to the start of class to prepare necessary materials ahead of time). In the beginning of each class, students will participate in an art technique demo/practice, emphasizing the Elements of Art and Principles of Design. Then students will work on independent projects for the rest of class.

Jul 28, 2020 - Jul 28, 2020
1 day
Tuesday
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
$ 25.00

COLORFUL ABSTRACTS for TEENS


Let’s look at artist Elizabeth Murray and learn how to compose an abstract painting that’s AMAZING! Break to rules and create your own bold piece of artwork!

Jul 30, 2020 - Jul 30, 2020
1 day
Thursday
3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
$ 25.00

NATURE INSPIRED ANIMALS for TEENS


Let’s look at artist Sophie Standing who draws endangered animals layered with beautiful images and patterns inspired by nature. We’ll choose our own favorite animals and fill them with color and joy!

 

Aug 06, 2020 - Aug 06, 2020
1 week
Thursday
3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
$ 25.00


Art Sampler
SIMPLE BOOKS for ADULTS


Learn how to make a simple book for journaling and art making. We’ll play with water color and ink to create a beautiful cover!

Jul 15, 2020 - Jul 15, 2020
1 day
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
$ 27.00

MINI PANORAMIC WATERCOLORS for ADULTS


Enjoy making some mini landscapes in watercolor, pencil and ink. We’ll have some samples and you can also be inspired by favorite spots (using your phone or a favorite picture). This is a fun way to frame a landscape.

Jul 22, 2020 - Jul 22, 2020
1 day
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
$ 27.00

ABSTRACT WATERCOLORS for ADULTS


Funky watercolor play! We’ll create small abstract art using simple techniques.

Jul 29, 2020 - Jul 29, 2020
1 day
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
$ 27.00

TRANFER PAPER WATERCOLORS for ADULTS


Using transfer paper, we can transfer supplied images of flora and fauna onto watercolor paper for some great results. We will supply images, but if you want to bring one (copied- sized 4x6 or less) you also can do that!

Aug 05, 2020 - Aug 05, 2020
1 day
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
$ 27.00


Painting With Wool In Person
PAINTING WITH WOOL - FLOWERS AT DUSK


GRADES 6 - ADULTS
 

Aug 07, 2020 - Aug 07, 2020
1 day
Friday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
$ 29.00