Youth Classes

Youth Classes –Now Registering

Now accepting online registrations, with no additional fees! Please select the “Register Now” button, and you will be re-directed to a secure check out page. At check out you will have the option of paying by credit card or paying by check. Checks should include a notation of classes and be made out to “The Mansfield Art Center” and mailed to: 700 Marion Ave. Mansfield, OH 44906. We accept cash payments during our standard business hours, Tuesday-Sunday: 11am-5pm.

Attention Parents: If your child is attending a morning and afternoon summer camp in the same week then they can bring a packed lunch – and that lunch will be supervised by a teacher.

 

Holiday Workshop Sampler – 6 weeks (for ages 8 to adult)

Drawing and Doodles.

Holiday Workshop Sampler – 6 weeks (for ages 8 to adult)
Instructor: Emily Fitch                         $100 Members
Tuesdays, 6-8pm                                $125 Non-Members
October 31-December 5
Experience a variety of projects in one class! We will explore polymer clay pens (you will make 3), shibori tye dying – scarf and bandana included, and accordian bookmaking with a hand made stamp! Use this class as a way to be introduced to a variety of materials and techniques or use it as a way to make gifts for your loved ones – either way it’s sure to be interesting and fun! No experience necessary and all supplies included.

Ceramics For Kids (6 weeks)

Drawing and Doodles.

 

Ceramics For Kids (6 weeks)
Instructor: Brittany Jackson                                      $80 Members
Tuesdays 5:00-6:30pm / Grades 3rd-8th                  $105 Non-Members
October 31-December 5                                            Supply Fee: $20
Can’t keep the kids out of the mud puddles? Let’s combine their joys of getting dirty and their creativity to create art in clay! They will be exploring techniques such as pinch and coil pots and even have a chance at the wheel!

 

Home School Art K-3rd (6 weeks)

Drawing and Doodles.

Home School Art K-3rd (6 weeks)
Instructor: Bea North                                                                               $80 Members
Wednesdays 12:00-1:30pm / Grades K-3rd                               $105 Non-Members
November 1- December 6                                                                        Supply Fee: $20
This class is open to any homeschool student in grades K-3rd and is taught by a highly experienced art educator. This class will explore a variety of materials and experiences. Let us take care of your art curriculum, and the mess!

Home School Art 4th-8th (6 weeks)

Drawing and Doodles.

Home School Art 4th-8th (6 weeks)
Instructor: Emily Fitch                                               $80 Members
Wednesdays 12:00-1:30pm / Grades 4th-8th          $105 Non-Members
November 1- December 6                                         Supply Fee: $25
This class is open to any homeschool student in grades 4th-8th and is taught by a licensed, experienced art educator. In this session students will focus on the art of calligraphy and illuminated manuscripts. Students will learn how to write in calligraphy and how to “illuminate” their writing with drawing.

Little Tykes Clay (6 weeks)

Drawing and Doodles.

Little Tykes Clay (6 weeks)
Instructor: Brittany Jackson                            $80 Members
Thursdays 4:30-5:30pm / Grades K-2nd        $105 Non-Members
November 2 – December 7                             Supply Fee: $20
Add a little bit of clay, add a bit of color and it’s amazing what young minds can create! Most projects in this class will be hand-building yet students will have opportunities to watch demonstrations on the wheel and experiment with throwing with the help of the instructor.

 

Printmaking Workshop – Holiday Scene for Cards or Framing

Drawing and Doodles.

Printmaking Workshop – Holiday Scene for Cards or Framing 
ages 12 to adult
Instructor: Emily Fitch
Saturday, November 11 / 2pm – 6pm

Members $45 / Non-Members $70
Get ready for the Holidays with this engaging and relaxing workshop. You will have a variety of holiday images to choose from, or you can bring your own. We will learn how to transfer the image and carve a block… then print multiple copies of it! This block will be great for holiday cards or as prints to frame. No experience necessary.

Mommy/Daddy & Me Art Workshop

Drawing and Doodles.

Mommy/Daddy & Me Art
Instructor: Emily Fitch
Ages: 3-5 with parent / Cost: $8 per child
Upcoming Classes: September 7th 11:00-12:00 / October 5th 11:00-12:00 / November 2nd 11:00-12:00
Set a play date with your child and join us for a morning of fun as your little one explores a variety of art forms and builds their coordination, motor skills, art vocabulary and listening skills. Come to class ready to paint, print, watercolor, & explore mixing colors!

Free Workshop for Members Only – Paper Marbling

Drawing and Doodles.

Free Workshop for Members Only!
Paper Marbling (ages 10 to adult)
Instructor: Emily Fitch
Saturday, December 2 / 1pm -3:30pm
Join us for a mesmerizing afternoon of paper marbling. You will learn a few simple techniques and be able to make your own marbled paper to take home – good for cards, crafts, scrapbooking and more! This is a great activity to share with your children, no experience necessary. Do not wait to register as this class will fill up fast!