Creative Arts Workshops for Kids & Teens
Winter Session is open for registration!
Drop-ins available for select classes
Fall Session 2
November 1 - December 19
(No classes Nov 23-25)
Begins January 3, 2023
(Must be fully potty trained to be dropped off)
Age 1-4: Family Fun Activity & Play Group
For kids & their caregivers!
Wednesdays 9:30-10:30 - NEW! WINTER SESSION
Age 3-5: Creative Kids
Caregivers are welcome.
Tuesdays 11:00-11:45 - 3 week Fall mini-session!
Wednesdays 11:00-11:45 - NEW! WINTER SESSION
K-5th: Creative Arts Samplers
Tuesdays 3:30-5:00 (K-2nd, 3rd-5th)
(DROP-IN DAYS available)
K-5th: Acting for YoungStars
4th-8th: Teen Drawing 3-Week Mini-SessionWednesdays, 5:30-6:30, Jan 4, 11, 18 - NEW!
4th-8th: Social Media Art Trends
Inspired by your favorite social media platforms
Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30 - 4-week session starts Nov. 16
- Winter session starts Jan 25
Age 11-15: Teen Oil Paint Night
Guest instructor: Joli Ayn Wood
Mon. Dec. 12 - NEW
We generally require 5-6 participants to run a given workshop. Spread the word to be sure your favorite class or event runs! (See our full refund & cancellation policy by clicking the link below).
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Family Fun Activity & Play Group
Ages 1.5 - 4 years and their caregiver
Fee includes up to 3 children per family!
Tuesdays, 9:30-10:30 (current session waitlisted)
NEW! Wednesdays, 9:30-10:30 (begins in Winter Session)
Winter Session: $225 per family for 10 weeks
Drop-ins as space allows - $25/family
*Register one child, email us if siblings are coming
This time for children and their caregivers is full of creative activities to do together while making new friends.
- Story time
- Process art - it could get messy!
- Music & movement
- PLUS stay and enjoy some light refreshments for children and adults.
Join us for some creative together-time!
Ages 3-5 years
3-week Fall mini-session starts Nov. 29
NEW! Winter Session: $165 for 10 weeks
Drop-ins welcome as space allows - $20/wk
A beautifully illustrated picture book will be the reference for related creative arts activities in our interdisciplinary workshop that includes literature and related process art, with music, movement, and games to fill the 45 minutes.
Caregivers are welcome to stay onsite.
Child must be potty trained to be dropped off.
OR, come at 3:30 for the Set Design option!
Winter Session, 7 weeks (NOTE: this class beings on Jan. 23rd)
$160 without set design
$220 with set design
Join together & sing along with your friends to learn some favorite songs!
Students will learn basic breath control, projection, and performance skills in this fun introduction to vocal performance.
There will be an end-of-session showcase!
Students who wish to participate in set design should register for the 1.5 hr class which starts at 3:30.
Creative Arts Samplers
K-2nd: Classic Sampler
3rd-5th: Advanced Sampler
Fall Session 2: $35 drop-in days available
Winter Session: $295 for 10 weeks
K-2nd Classic Sampler Class Our signature workshop explores a variety of creative areas with a central story and a themed process art project.
We may fill our time each week with additional art projects or stories, creative writing, music, and/or movement.
3rd-5th Advanced Sampler Class for the older elementary student explores the elements of art & principles of design using a variety of materials and techniques. Time may be filled with related stories or creative writing projects.
Each session ends with a showcase to display students' work.
Acting for YoungStars
Three 6-week Winter & Spring sessions
Winter: Jan 12 - Feb 16
Spring 1: Mar 2 - Apr 6
Spring 2: Apr 27 - June 1
* The listed fee includes a scene book.
Register for the "Without Scene Book" option if your child already has one.
Drop-ins allowed for the first week of each session, $35
This Acting for YoungStars class is full of theatre games, improv, and scene creation that helps students shine on stage while building confidence & teamwork, and developing speaking & presentation skills.
There will be an end-of-session showcase!
Guest instructor: Jape Payette of JapeScape Productions
Social Media Art Trends
4-week Fall 2 session starts November 16th: $105
(No class Nov. 23rd)
Winter Session: $240 for 10 weeks
- Have you ever wanted to try the art trends you see on social media?
- Join us at Total Arts where we'll explore a different art trend each week.
- We'll have projects planned, but students can also make their own suggestions for projects to cover during the session.
Bring your ideas, your enthusiasm, and your friends as we check out your favorite social media platforms for fun & exciting art trends to try!
Teen Drawing Mini-Session
3-week Winter Session: Jan 4, 11,& 18
Work with a local artist to improve your drawing skills
from shading, to perspective, to drawing faces, and drawing from real life.
This class is perfect for the teen who loves to draw and wants to improve their skills or try something new in a fun, relaxed setting.
TEEN Introduction to Oil Painting
Monday, Dec 12
Try something new during this introductory oil painting one-night class with Rockport plein air artist Joli Ayn Wood.
Using water-mixable oil paints, work along with Joli to explore color mixing and painting techniques to create your own work of art.
Guest instructor, Joli Ayn Wood
Private Workshops & Events
Let us know your ideas or theme and we will plan a creative arts experience with music, movement, art, and/or literature for your group. Great for all ages.
- Perfect for family events, corporate gatherings, special occasions, academic pods & co-ops, preschool groups, enrichment programs, or homeschool groups.
- Single day workshops or weekly sessions can be made available to your group.
Explore. Discover. Create.