Visual Art - Kids' Activities

Education

Education is at the heart of Brazosport Art League. Exhibits are chosen and curated with the goal of growing an appreciation of art and local artists. Workshops and classes are designed to appeal to the beginner and experienced artist, from all age ranges.

Children’s Art Workshops & Classes


Teen Studio Time

Spring 2024 Teen Studio Time Class!

$80 class fee, (includes $10 BAL junior membership, which is valid for one year)

Class limit: 20 students per session

Teens ages 13-18 are invited to join instructor Linda Strickland in Brazosport Art League studio for Teen Studio Time.  We offer two class times for your scheduling convenience.  Both classes are the same. 

Spring 2024 semester begins Tuesday, January 9 through May 7. Class will not meet on March 12. 

Teen Studio 1 meets Tuesdays, 1:30 – 3:30 PM and Teen Studio 2 meets Tuesdays, 4:00 – 6:00 PM.  All art supplies are included in class fee.

Working individually as well as in groups, class will work in multiple mediums including: oil and acrylic paint, watercolor, pastels, stained glass mosaic, ink, pencil and charcoal drawing, clay, printmaking.  We also have an impressive line-up of guest instructors with expertise in varying techniques and mediums.

We finish our year with the Teen Studio exhibit in the BAL gallery May 7 – June 2. An artists reception will be held on May 10. 

To register: Click the “BAL Membership” button and purchase the $10 junior level membership. Once completed, log in with that account number and register for Teen Studio 1 or 2.

Kidz Art Class

Spring 2024: Kidz Art

THIS CLASS IS FULL.

Kidz Art meets Thursdays from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM, beginning January 11 – May 9. Class will not meet March 14 or March 28.

Ages: 8-13

Class limit: 16 students 

ART is FUN! This class teaches the 7 Elements of Art (line, color, shape, space, texture, value & form), creative expression with a variety of drawing and painting techniques (pencil, colored pencils, pen and ink, acrylic, watercolor, etc).

Lessons include a sketchbook assignment, featured artist or art history, focus and discovery. Instruction by art educator Linda Matheson.

The tuition is $75 per semester, which includes all supplies.

Kids Studio

Spring 2024: Kids Studio

THIS CLASS IS FULL.

Kids Studio meets Thursdays from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM, beginning January 11 through May 9. Class will not meet March 14 or March 28. 

Ages: 7-12

Class limit: 16 students 

Children, ages 7 to 12, are invited to join Dorothy Dean, Art Teacher for this class. In Kids Studio, we will be covering a variety of pieces focused on everything from the seven elements of art to Aboriginal dot painting. Every week your student will bring home with them a completed art piece, inspired by a set project but combined with their own personal style and flair. Mediums used in class will include but are not limited to pastels, acrylic, water color, pen and ink, collage, and colored pencils. All supplies are included.

The tuition is $75 per semester, which includes all supplies.

Summer Art Camp

Registration will open Wednesday, May 1 at 9:00 AM!

 

PLEASE NOTE: Both sessions of art camp feature the same curriculum. Students may ONLY register for one session.

The 2024 Permission Form must be submitted to The Center front office before each student’s first day of camp.

 

Session I

June 10 – 14

1st – 3rd grade: 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

4th – 6th grade: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Session II

July 8 – 12

1st – 3rd grade: 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

4th – 6th grade: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

 
$50 BAL members
$55 Non-BAL members
 
*Students must be entering the grades listed in the fall.

 

Our Programs

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