If you would like to DROP IN to a class please contact the studio ahead of time so we can plan for your arrival and make sure there is enough space in the class. 1.5 hour classes are $30. Consider dropping in on the last Friday of every month from 3:30-5 or any Saturday morning from 10:30am-12noon.


COURSE DESCRIPTIONS


DRAWING: 

This class is for students who want to deepen their ability to draw what they see. Learning to look is the foundation of this drawing class, set in a positive & relaxed environment. Confidence soars when visual connections are made and renderings improve.  A “Drawing Sketch Book” is provided.


HOME SCHOOL ART & SCIENCE: Ages 8 and up. 1.5 hours

Students enjoy this fun, positive & relaxed environment where they can explore materials, follow their creativity, naturally deepen their concentration and enhance their visual perception of the world around them. The subject matter in this class is Biology-based, with in-depth studies of plant life, animals, insects, fish & humans. Mediums include, drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture and mixed media collage.

A sketch book is provided and will be used in class each week.


STUDIO ART 1: Ages 5-7. 1.5 hours

We’ll explore pastel, mixed media collage, colored pencil, watercolor, tempera and sculpture as a group with simple instruction. A great art foundation starts here!

A sketch book is provided and will be used in class each week.

 

STUDIO ART 2: Ages 8 and up. 1.5 hours

Created for returning students or students with 1 to 2 years prior art experience. Students will find more freedom in their practice as they are familiar with studio materials and basic techniques. We’ll explore pastel, mixed media collage, sculpture, colored pencil, watercolor, acrylic and tempera paint. A sketch book is provided and will be used in class each week.


STUDIO ART 3: Ages 12 and up. 1.5 hours

Created for returning students or students with 1 to 2 years prior art experience. We will focus on technique development and the creative process through a variety of studio art mediums, including science illustration, watercolors, acrylic painting, mixed media collage, printmaking and sculpture over the course of the school year. This class provides a wonderful opportunity for students to expand on school-related projects associated with reports and special presentations, as an alternative to the planned lessons. A sketch book is provided and will be used in class each week.


SEWING/TEXTILES: Ages 6-12.  1.5 hours

This class is for students who love to sew and create mixed media art with textiles as the main component. As students progress, there will be occasional machine sewing. Projects include art pieces, wearable art, functional objects and more.


DROP IN ART: Ages 5 and up.  1.5 hours

The last Friday of every month we will hold a drop in art class. Come by after school and bring a friend! An array of fun projects will be offered including drawing, painting and crafting projects. If you have missed a regular scheduled class you may also attend this class as your make up within a 30 day period of your missed class.

$30 per class, no registration required or $0 if you are using it as a make up class *please let your regular teacher know which Friday drop in class you will attending.


REGISTRATION

  1. Fill out a registration form and take time to read our policy changes.

   Registration Form

  1. Printed forms can also be found on our front porch.


  1. Mail or drop off the registration form, a materials fee of $65 and the first month's tuition (cash or check) to the studio.


  1. We accept credit cards at the studio or by phone. Please add a $10 surcharge for credit card payments.


  1. It is preferred that you set up an auto payment direct from your bank as this protects you from late fees.


IMPORTANT:

FOR OCEAN GROVE PARENTS AND EDUCATIONAL SPECIALISTS



  1. Ocean Grove Home School funds may be applied to all classes, including seasonal workshops held during the school year.

  2. Ocean Grove ES notes: Please submit a PO for each student on a monthly basis, prior to the new month’s start date, or send one PO with multiple future months with the same PO number.

  3. If your child is attending classes at the art factory, please be sure that PO is sent before they attend their first class using the OG funds. If a child attends class without a supporting PO, you will be billed for that class/es. Please be aware of your available funds before sending them to class.

  4. Monthly classes are assumed to run through the duration of the school year. The Art Factory reserves this space for your student. If their spot is not formally cancelled with 30 days notice, you will be billed for it.


Remember, your spot is not held until we receive full payment and a completed registration form.

Weekly Classes for the 2017-18 School Year

Be sure to see our CALENDAR tab for holidays and closures.