The ARTree Community Arts Center

Developing the Roots of Creativity

Classes

For dates and times of our current and upcoming classes, please check the calendar.

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.

New Winter Break Classes 2016

Daily from December 19 - December 23

Circus-Topia

Using recycled materials, students will build a menagerie of animals! Kids will enjoy the building process, and the animal personalities they can bring to life in this unique class.

Session: Winter Break, 2016

Location: The ARTree, 22508 6th Street, Newhall

Dates: Monday, Dec. 19 - Friday, December 23, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Ages: 8 - 12 years

Fees: Registration fee $100

Enroll: Register online

Jungle Friends

Like to draw animals? In this class, students will create colorful jungle animals, each with its own distinct personality. All levels of ability welcome.

Session: Winter Break, 2016

Location: The ARTree, 22508 6th Street, Newhall

Dates: Monday, Dec. 19 - Friday, December 23, 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Ages: 6 - 11 years

Fees: Registration fee $100

Enroll: Register online

Winter Session 2017

Weekly Starting January 10

Arts Sampler

ARTree’s 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 week offers a whole new project.

Session: Winter, 2017

Dates: January 10 - February 14, Tuesdays 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Ages: 8 - 12 years

Fees: $100 ($65 registration fee, $35 materials fee)

Enroll: Register online through Seasons

Junior Arts Sampler

ARTree’s 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: Winter, 2017

Location: The ARTree, 22508 6th Street, Newhall

Dates: January 10 - February 14, Tuesdays 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Ages: 5 - 7 years

Fees: $100

Enroll: Register online

Let's Draw

Drawing is seeing. Recognizing the lines and shapes of objects around us, we can learn to draw what we see and advance our drawing skills. Join us for this beginner level class in drawing with a highly experienced educator and artist.

Session: Winter, 2017

Location: The ARTree, 22508 6th Street, Newhall

Dates: Wednesdays, January 11 - February 15, 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Ages: 6 - 12 years

Fees: Registration fee $100

Enroll: Register online

Relax & Craft: Adult Workshops for Summer 2016

Partnering again with our friends at the Santa Clarita Public Library, come "Relax and Craft” at each branch during the summer.

These are free events supporting the Summer Reading theme: Read for the Win!

June 16th, 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. VALENCIA branch: Team colors foam frames
June 29th, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. NEWHALL branch: Origami team shirt banners
July 19th, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. CANYON COUNTRY branch: Achievement pin badges with recycled papers

three summer crafts

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Relax and Craft: May 2016

Origami

Learn a range of origami folds, from easy to challenging; then put them to use on cards and as bookmarks.

Tuesday, May 17, 6-7pm at Canyon Country Library
Wednesday, May 25, 6:30-7:30pm at Old Town Newhall Library

origami

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Relax & Craft: April 2016

Wire Sculptures

Armed with a coil of wire and a turning tool, see what you can create with a few twists of your wrists. We will provide some simple shapes to copy, like this bird pictured, or you can come up with your own design. After you’ve created your wire shape, we’ll show you ways to dress it up with fabric, paper and beads. We’ll have lots of samples and inspiration. No advanced registration required, just show up!

Tuesday, April 19, 6-7pm at Canyon Country Library
Wednesday, April 27 6:30-7:30pm at Old Town Newhall Library

wire-bird

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