The ARTree Community Arts Center

Developing the Roots of Creativity

Classes

ARTree classes teach artistic principles utilizing an active, hands-on approach in small-class settings. Taught by professional artists and educators, students of all ages are offered both exploratory and mastery classes using artist quality materials. Classes are held at our two studios in Old Town Newhall and at various community sites throughout Santa Clarita.

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Late Summer & Fall Sessions 2017

Adults

Just Drawing

Practice your figure drawing in this relaxed, informal atmosphere. Bring your own materials. No formal instruction given, but an experienced artist will be on site.

Just Drawing

Location: The ARTree Studio, 22508 6th Street, Newhall

Dates: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Thursdays of every month, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Ages: Adults

Fees: Suggested donation of $10 to the ARTree

Enroll: No prior registration necessary, just drop-in!

Youth & Families

Acrylic Painting (8-12)

Michael Powell, a familiar teacher with ARTree, is offering a 6 week class for 8 to 12 year olds focusing on acrylic painting. It will begin on October 11th in our new time slot, Wednesdays from 5:30 until 7:00. Join Michael and create some beautiful landscapes with acrylics on canvas.

Location: The ARTree Studio, 22508 6th Street, Newhall

Dates: Tuesdays beginning 10/11 for 6 weeks, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Ages: 8-12

Fees: $115 - All materials included.

Enroll: Enroll online here

FLUTTERBY

Open studio time for children and their families with free use of art supplies.

Date: First Saturday of the month, September 2017 – June 2018, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Location: The ARTree Studio 1 and 2, 22508 6th Street, Newhall

No prior registration necessary, just drop in!

I MADE THAT! (New Class)

THE SEASONS: WATERCOLOR

Really dive into a chosen medium in this new spotlight series from the ARTree. Instruction this session will focus on learning skills in composition, color and texture using watercolors; and applying those to paintings focusing on the 4 seasons. Students need no prior experience. Final project will be matted, suitable for framing.

Dates: Tuesdays beginning 10/10, for 6 weeks, 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.

Location: The ARTree Studio, 22508 6th Street, Newhall

Ages: 10+

Fees: $80, plus $35 materials fee due at first class

Enroll: Registration opens July 25: Seasons

Junior Arts Sampler (Ages 5-7)

Our popular Sampler series is now offered for little ones. Students will be able to explore materials and techniques in clay, collage, acrylic and watercolor, taught by highly regarded artists and educators. Each week offers a whole new project.

Session 1: Tuesdays beginning 8/22, for 6 weeks, 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.

Session 2: Tuesdays beginning 10/10, for 6 weeks, 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.

Location: The ARTree Studio, 22508 6th Street, Newhall

Ages: 5 - 7

Fees: $80, plus $35 materials fee due at first class

Enroll: Registration opens July 25: Seasons Registration search “Jr Arts Sampler.”

Arts Sampler (Ages 8-12)

Our popular Sampler series presents new projects and themes each session. Students will be able to explore materials and techniques in clay, wire, acrylic, and watercolor, taught by highly regarded artists and educators. Each class offers a whole new project.

Session 1: Class A: Tuesdays beginning 8/22, for 6 weeks, 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.

Session 1: Class B: Wednesdays beginning 8/23, for 6 weeks, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

Location: The ARTree Studio, 22508 6th Street, Newhall

Ages: 8 - 12

Fees: $80, plus $35 materials fee due at first class

Enroll: Registration beginning July 25: Seasons (search “Arts Sampler.”)

Accomodation

Students in our classes are taught by one instructor and one assistant. Participants should have age-appropriate independent working skills and be able to complete a structured task as directed by the teacher.

If your child needs special assistance, please contact us before registration for assistance regarding accommodations. Inclusion services are provided by the City of Santa Clarita for our Seasons-listed classes, which are offered at least once per quarter. We will work together with you to help you find the best class for your child.

For more information, visit the city website here: http://www.santa-clarita.com/city-hall/departments/recreation-community-services-and-open-space/recreation/inclusion-services/steps-to-inclusion.



Flutterby Art Studio

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Flutterby Art Studio

  • Saturday, December 2, 2017
  • Saturday, January 6, 2018
  • Saturday, February 3, 2018
  • Saturday, March 3, 2018
  • Saturday, April 7, 2018
  • Saturday, May 5, 2018

Drop-in from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.!

ARTree’s Flutterby Saturday is supported, in part, by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors through the Los Angeles County Arts Commission, the City of Santa Clarita, and AK Printing.

Creative Choice in the Classroom

Join Gregg Johnson in this highly informational workshop on transforming student learning through creativity. Creative Choice in the Classroom will focus on integrating music, movement, student compositions, conducting and choreographing, plus writing scores to stories or poetry, to enhance any learning environment.

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Location: The ARTree Studio, 22508 6th Street, Newhall

Date: Saturday, June 03, 2017, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.

Ages: Adults

Fees: $20

Enroll: Register online

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Two-day R&F Encaustic Workshop

This hands-on workshop will give participants an introduction to the Encaustic medium method. Discussion of basic materials, safety procedures, preparation of supports and grounds will be covered. Demonstrations on tools and techniques for fusing, transparencies and glazes, layering, scraping, scribing and building up of texture, collage, image transfer and more! After demonstrations, artists have a chance to work with the materials and explore the medium.

ArtTree Encaustic Workshop
Caryl St. Ama, On Land and Sea, Encaustic on panel, 6 x 12”

Dates: May 20-21, 2017 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Price: $250
Enroll: Register Online

The ARTree Community Arts Center
22508 6th Street
Newhall, CA 91321
661.673.7500
CarylStAma.com

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