ART: Ages 6-9

 

Through developmentally and age-appropriate curricula, students of this age group learn to create and express themselves through a variety of art media, including collage, painting, drawing, printmaking, textiles, and more. All classes focus on developing motor skills, visual-spatial skills, problem-solving skills, cultural awareness, creativity, decision making, and more. 

All classes for age 6-9 are 60-minute in length, unless specified otherwise. Classes meet once a week. Please see the Art Class Schedule for specific themes and projects.

 

2018-19 School Year

Fall Semester

         Session I: Sep 11 – Nov 3 (8 classes)

         Session II: Nov 6 – Jan 19 (8 classes)

Spring Semester

         Session I: Jan 29 – Mar 30 (8 classes)

         Session II: Apr 2 – Jun 8 (8 classes)

Registrations

         8-week Program (8 classes)

         Semester Program (16 classes)

Class Themes 

To ensure that our students receive a well-rounded art education, class themes will change every session or semester.

Media & Techniques

Our theme-based curricula allows students to explore various media and techniques, which may include drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture, textiles, and more.

 


  

 

robot-and-creature-creations

Robot and Creature Creations

Through age-appropriate themes and projects, students of all ages will explore a variety of art materials and techniques in a fun, exploratory and safe environment at Arete Art Academy. All…

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watercolors

Watercolors

Through age-appropriate themes and projects, students of all ages will explore a variety of art materials and techniques in a fun, exploratory and safe environment at Arete Art Academy. All…

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doll-design

Doll Design

With guided instruction, students learn to cut fabric, trace template, hand-sew, and machine-sew. Throughout the 8-week course, each student will design and create their own personal stuffed doll and its…

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Special Workshop

Through special workshops, students of all ages will explore a variety of art materials and techniques in a fun, exploratory and safe environment at Arete Art Academy. All lessons are designed…

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Meet the Great Artists

Students will be introduced to a myriad of famous artists of all origins, time periods and mediums. Students learn to create works inspired by some of history's greatest  artists such…

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jungle-creations

Jungle Creations

In this jungle-themed class, young students will explore a variety of art materials and techniques in a fun, exploratory and safe environment. All classes are designed to help children develop…

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Holidays and Festivities

Holidays and Festivities

Through age‐appropriate themes and projects,  students of age 4-5 explore a variety of art materials and techniques in a fun, exploratory and  safe environment. All classes are designed to  help…

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Recycled art/Trash to Treasure

Recycled Art - Trash to Treasure

Through age‐appropriate themes and projects,  students of age 4-5 explore a variety of art materials and techniques in a fun, exploratory and  safe environment. All classes are designed to  help…

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Beginner Art Classes Art from nature

Art from Nature

Through age‐appropriate themes and projects,  students of age 4-5 explore a variety of art materials and techniques in a fun, exploratory and  safe environment. All classes are designed to  help…

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Color and Light Beginner Art Class

Color and Light

Through age‐appropriate themes and projects,  students of age 4-5 explore a variety of art materials and techniques in a fun, exploratory and  safe environment. All classes are designed to  help…

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Story Art

Story Art

Through age‐appropriate themes and projects,  students of age 4-5 explore a variety of art materials and techniques in a fun, exploratory and  safe environment. All classes are designed to  help…

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Art Around the World

Art Around the World

Through age‐appropriate themes and projects,  students of age 4-5 explore a variety of art materials and techniques in a fun, exploratory and  safe environment. All classes are designed to  help…

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