REGISTER NOW FOR 2021 ART CLASSES

Five-week sessions start in January, February and March

Sign up here or call 720-977-5882 for more information.

   NEW! THORNTON ART ACADEMY FOR AGES 7-11

Join the Thornton Art Academy! Our five-week themed programs are fun and supportive where kids get to be creative while building skills. Your child will create multiple mixed media drawings, watercolor and canvas paintings. Instructors will give step-by-step instructions on various concepts such as line, shape, perspective, and color while using colored pencil, acrylic, watercolor and pastel on paper and canvas. Students are encouraged to sign up for multiple sessions as the theme changes every five weeks. All students can participate in a gallery show at the end of the season. Classes will be online. All supplies are included and pick up or delivery can be arranged by emailing lisa.neeper@ ThorntonCO.gov or calling 720-977-5882. Please wear old clothes.

  • DRAWING AND MIXED MEDIA “STILL LIFE” I FEES: $40R/NR 490500-A We Jan 6-Feb 3 4:30-5:30 p.m. ZOOM

  • WATERCOLOR “NATURE” I FEES: $40R/NR 490500-B We Feb 10-Mar 10 4:30-5:30 p.m. ZOOM

  • ACRYLIC CANVAS PAINTING “ABSTRACT” I FEES: $40R/NR 490500-C We Mar 17-Apr 14 4:30-5:30 p.m. ZOOM

NEW! ADULT ART STUDIO CLASSES FOR AGES 18+

Bring a friend and get creative! Beginners are welcome in our friendly and supportive classes. Instructors will demonstrate lessons at the start of class and participants are invited to work on their projects independently with support and guidance. You are encouraged to sign up for multiple sessions and participate in a gallery show at the end of the season. Classes will be online. Email lisa.neeper@ThorntonCO.gov for a list of supplies to have on the first day of class. Please wear old clothes.

  • DRAWING I $46R/NR Learn tips for sketching, perspective, shading and composition. 496500-A We Jan 6-Feb 3 6:30-8 p.m. ZOOM

  • WATERCOLOR I $46R/NR Learn the basics of washes, values and masking with natural landscape and still life subjects. 496500-B We Feb 10-Mar 10 6:30-8 p.m. ZOOM

  • PAINTING I $46R/NR Learn about colors and mixing, brush techniques, layering paint and steps for creating paintings on canvas. 496500-C We Mar 17-Apr 14 6:30-8 p.m. ZOOM

~ Give the gift of art in 2021 ~

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All information is subject to change. 

  

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