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.
Summer 2018 Homeschool ClassesHomeschool 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 Mixed Media (Ages 5 to 16 Years)
Wednesdays, 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!
Intro to Digital Photography for Homeschoolers (10 to 18 Years)
Mondays, 12:30 to 2:30pm
This digital photography class will introduce students to photography as an art form. Students will 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 have the opportunity to practice concepts learned in class with weekly in-class shooting exercises.