Center for Community Arts offers art classes for our homeschool community during the school year! Our classes build your student’s creativity, problem-solving, and critical thinking through visual and performing arts education. Professional teaching artists lead every class in such disciplines as ceramics, drawing, painting, music and digital media and photography.
Spring 2018 Homeschool Classes
Clay for Homeschoolers (Ages 5 to 16 Years)
Mondays, 8:30am to 10:30am
Your hands are the two best clay tools in the world. Come see what you can learn to make. Cups, bowls, boxes, people, animals, bookends, houses, cars, signs, dinosaurs, miniature scenes, and lots more. Learn all the techniques to make your ideas work, plus a variety of decorative and glaze finishes. Flexibility in projects and assistance for students with different needs.
Let it Go! Singing for Homeschoolers (Ages 5 to 12 Years)
Fridays, 11:00am to 12:00pm
This is a music appreciation class emphasizing vocal development and learning vocal technique, vocal range and breath control. Students will be exposed to different composers, various genres and styles of music. Have confidence when singing. Most important, have fun singing as a group!Homeschool Acoustic Guitar (Ages 7 to 16 Years)
Wednesdays, 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Aspirations to learn acoustic guitar? Dreams of becoming a songwriter? In acoustic beginners, we will learn the fundamentals of guitar and improve your finger dexterity while exploring strumming patterns and learning some classic acoustic songs. We will study how the guitar works and learn its use in an ensemble. Playing and singing is welcome! All you'll need is your guitar and a pick to get started.
Homeschool Beginning Ukulele (Ages 7 to 12 Years)
Wednesdays, 3:00 to 4:00pm
You will learn chords, strumming and basic music theory to help make learning the ukulele fun and enjoyable. Students must rent or buy their own ukulele.
Homeschool Mixed Media (Ages 5 to 16 Years)
Thursdays, 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Work with a variety of fine art media and learn new painting and drawing techniques! Paint and draw live animals, explore 2d media, printmaking, weaving, sewing, and object making. A great place to meet fellow homeschoolers and make new friends!
Community Arts Theater: Homeschool Theater Class (Ages to 8 to 14 Years)
Mondays, 1:00 to 3:00pm
Middle School Community Arts Theater participants will learn about the actor's tools and begin to uncover their own unique voices as performers in our Studio Class. Through the study of movement, voice, character, scene study, improvisation and multiple genres of theater, students will build confidence, communication skills, self-expression, team work, and compassion. Most importantly, students will have FUN in a supportive and welcoming environment. All levels welcome. Students will have an in-class sharing of work at the end of each quarter.