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Burlington City Arts

Youth Classes

YOUTH SCHOOL BREAK WORKSHOPS

Choose from 1 to 5 days of art workshops for your child during Spring School Break.  All basic supplies are included.  Students must bring their bag lunch, and snacks will be provided.  

 

POTTERY WHEEL
Monday, April 23, 8-3 p.m.
Ages 6-11
$70/$63 BCA members
This day is all about learning the basics of the ever-popular pottery wheel. Students will have all day to get their hands-on clay, spinning it into small bowls or cups to be fired and glazed by the studio.  All items will be dishwasher safe and lead-free. Click here to register.

 

PAINTING
Tuesday, April 24, 8-3 p.m.
Ages 6-11
$70/$63 BCA members
This one-day camp is designed for the young painter that wants to go beyond the typical tempera.  Join us at BCA’s painting studio to experiment with watercolors and acrylic on paper or canvas, large or small. Have fun while learning new techniques that will help you make even better paintings. Click here to register. 

 

CRAZY CREATURES
Wednesday, April 25, 8-3 p.m.
Ages 6-8
$70/$63 BCA members
Create awe-inspiring creatures out of the pages of your favorite book, from your favorite movie or your imagination.  Will your creature have two or four heads?  Will it be an animal or vegetable?  You get to decide in this fun one-day camp that lets you get creative, through drawing, painting, and craft. Click here to register.

 

PHOTOGRAPHY
Wednesday, April 25, 8-3 p.m.
Ages 9-11
$70/$63 BCA members
Explore photography in our black and white darkroom and digital lab! Campers will go on guided photo shoots and will create prints in this fun, hands-on day. Click here to register. 

 

MINI WORLDS
Thursday, April 26, 8-3 p.m.
Ages 6-11
$70/$63 BCA members
Shrink down with us and create small beautiful worlds.  Campers will be encouraged to explore a variety of craft media to develop tiny, intricate terrariums, doll houses or fairy worlds. Click here to register.

 

POTTERY WHEEL
Friday, April 27, 8-3 p.m.
Ages 6-11
$70/$63 BCA members
This day is all about learning the basics of the ever-popular pottery wheel. Students will have all day to get their hands into clay, spinning it into small bowls or cups to be fired and glazed by the studio.  All items will be dishwasher safe and lead-free. Click here to register.


 

YOUTH PHOTOGRAPHY CLASSES

 

HIGH SCHOOL PHOTOGRAPHY (AGES 14-18)
Fridays, February 2 - March 16 (no class March 2), 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Instructors: Liza Semler and Renee Greenlee
$150/$135 BCA Members
No experience required
Tell your story with photographs in this six-week session for high school students! Students will explore their ideas, go on group photo shoots, process and print digital photos and zines in our digital lab, experiment with film photography in our darkroom and participate in supportive discussions and critiques. All supplies and cameras provided. Scholarships are available. Click here to register.