Children’s Classes

Class Registration opens 4/10/17 @ 9:00 a.m. for the Spring/Summer sessions!

Open House is Saturday, April 15th, 12:30 – 3:30 pm

To contact the Creative Arts School, please call 561-243-7922, ext. 478. Deborah or Lianna will be happy to take care of you!

  • Youth Classes

    • Messy Hands

      Instructor: Colleen Putnam FOR AGES 6 – 8 This fun class is very hands-on and fairly hand messy! Children will use their hands and minimal fine line utensils, such as pencils, crayons and paintbrushes. They will be cutting, tearing, pasting, painting and gluing. Each project will incorporate different arts fundamentals and a bit of art


    • Beginning and Intermediate Drawing and Painting

      Instructor: Genia Howard FOR AGES 9 – 12 Students will complete many creative exercises that will enrich their creative process and personal expression. Fundamental drawing skills based upon observation of actual objects will be practiced. These include composition, sighting, tonal (shading), contour drawing and exploration of color. Student’s sense of proportion, compositional layout and line quality


    • Young Photographers – The Camera and Me

      Instructor: Jane Strisik Busker FOR AGES 9 – 12 This fun and educational course is designed to show kids that photography can be so much more than just taking pictures. Students will learn the basics of photocomposition, subject selection, and artistic expression — all directed towards creating an individualized photo book to take home at


    • Fun and Foundations

      Instructor: Beth Sloat FOR AGES 9 – 12 Create a strong foundation for all types of artistic expression by learning how to use the elements and principles of art while doing fun, creative projects. Develop skills, vocabulary, learn art history and encourage creativity through joyful, challenging projects using a variety of mediums. Projects can lead


    • NEW! Fun With Pouring Paint

      Instructor: Roxene Sloate FOR AGES 13 – 17 Explore the infinite possibilities of paint by using the pouring technique. Learn about color interaction, composition, and transparent washes. Experiment with gels and paint skins. Surprise yourself with where this journey will take you! Materials not included – see website for supply list. Saturday 9:30 pm – 11:00


    • New! Installation Art – Teens

      Instructor: Peter Pereira FOR AGES 14 – 17 Bring a Shoe! Peter G. Pereira, creator of the Trees of Life Sculpture and Multimedia Installation Series will introduce you to this groundbreaking and exiting course: Installation Art. Get ready for a magical experience as you explore in-and-out-of-the-box approaches to composing installation art! This class will be a