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. See our Homeschool FAQ page for questions about registration, vouchers and withdrawals.
Homeschool Exploration Program (6-16 Years)
Fridays, 9:00am to 1:00pm
Join us for a series of visual and performing art classes for homeschool students! Students will explore visual arts, dance and music through out the day!
Homeschool Mixed Media (5-16 Years)
Thursdays, 12:00pm to 2:00pm
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!
Acrylic and Oil Painting Studio for Homeschoolers (8-12 Years)
Fridays, 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Learn about color mixing, light, form, texture and composition. For students who have had some painting experience and are interested in learning to paint with oil paint (water-based) and/or further explore acrylic paint.
Clay for Homeschoolers (5-16 Years)
Mondays, 9:00am to 11:00am
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.
Digital Photography for Homeschoolers (10-18 Years)
Mondays, 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Learn the ins and outs of digital camera controls and how to use them to create proper exposures! This class will cover a technical foundation such as shutter speed, aperture, ISO, white balance, and composition, and break into basic editing skills using Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop. Students will emerge with digital and print portfolios.
Community Arts Theater: Homeschool Theater (6-14 Years)
Mondays, 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Learn about the actor's tools and begin to uncover your own unique voice as a performer. 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. In-class sharing of work at the end of each quarter.
Beginning Guitar (7-16 Years)
Wednesdays, 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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!
Guitar for Kids (-10 Years)
Thursdays 4:30 to 5:20pm
Learn the basics of guitar, from holding it to playing basic chords. You will have the opportunity to play and sing along to all styles of music from nursery rhymes to popular music. Through easy to learn music theory and rhythm exercise, you'll be having fun rocking out in no time!