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Burlington City Arts

Youth Classes

FRIDAY FAMILY CLAY
All Ages
Fridays, February 1 - May 3, 2019, 5 - 7 p.m.
Instructors: Alex Costantino, Sheilagh Smith
& Lindsay vanLeir
$10 per participant / $9 BCA members
 
Spend a Friday night with your family at the BCA Clay Studio. A ticket provides a wheel demonstration at the beginning of class, wheel access (for ages 6+), hand building for any age, unlimited clay, and time to create. Youth must be accompanied by an adult. Adults may assist their child(ren) free of charge. Additional tickets are required for adults who’d like to join the fun and either hand build or use a wheel of their own. If you’d like your work to be fired and glazed by the studio, there is a $5 fee per piece.  Finished pottery will be available for pick-up three weeks after visit. Ticket purchases for this class are non-refundable. Register Online.

SUNDAY FAMILY JEWELRY
Ages 6 and up
Sunday, February 10, 10 a.m. - noon 
Instructor: Kate McKernan
$10 per participant / $9 BCA Members
 
Spend a morning with teaching artist Kate McKernan in BCA’s jewelry studio. Using our studio equipment, fine metals, and beads, your family will create beautiful and wearable works of art. All supplies are provided, no experience needed. Youth must be accompanied by an adult. Adults may assist their child(ren) free of charge. Additional tickets are required for adults who’d like to join the fun and paint on their own. Register Online.
 
SUNDAY FAMILY PRINTMAKING
Ages 6 and up
Sunday, March 3, 10 a.m. - noon 
Instructor: Kate McKernan
$10 per participant / $9 BCA Members
 
Spend a morning with teaching artist Kate McKernan in BCA’s print studio. Using our printing plates, inks and press, your family will create beautiful works of art. All supplies are provided, no experience needed. Youth must be accompanied by an adult. Adults may assist their child(ren) free of charge. Additional tickets are required for adults who’d like to join the fun and paint on their own. Register Online.

 


 

SCHOOL BREAK WORKSHOPS

BCA STUDIOS AT 405 PINE STREET
Choose from 1 to 5 days of art workshops for your child during Winter School Break. All basic supplies are included. Students must bring their bag lunch, and snacks will be provided. www.burlingtoncityarts.org  
 
POTTERY WHEEL 
Ages 6 - 11
Monday, February 25, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
$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. Register Online.
 
DRAWING & PAINTING  
Ages 6 - 11
Tuesday, February 26, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
$70/$63 BCA members
This workshop is designed for the young artist that loves to draw and paint. Join us at BCA’s painting studio to experiment with different mediums and techniques while learning how to make your drawings and paintings even better. Register Online.

SCREEN PRINT
Ages 6 - 11
Wednesday, February 27, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
$70/$63 BCA members
Working in BCA’s professional print studio, students will learn the basics of screen printing to print images onto paper and fabric. Register Online.
 
MINI WORLDS 
Ages 6 - 11
Thursday, February 28, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
$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. Register Online.
 
POTTERY WHEEL 
Ages 6 - 11
Friday, March 1, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
$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. Register Online.

 


Summer Art Camps
Ages 6-18, June–August
Click here to learn more.