The Art Garage offers tween and teen workshops in a variety of mediums, register below! We also offer private lessons and they can be scheduled by calling 303-377-2353 or filling out our Private Lesson Form HERE.



Our 2019 Tween and Teen Workshops: (Summer Tween/Teen Workshops will be up and open for registration April 1) 




Summer 2019 Workshops


IDENTITY WHEAT PASTING

Sunday, June 9th

Ages 14-18

12:30pm-4:30pm

Teacher: Riana

$70.00

In this teen and tween workshop we will talk about examining our own identities, what makes us unique, and about how to express ourselves through art. While exploring our individuality we will learn basic printing techniques, create prints made from collagraphs, and make our own wheat paste posters. Students will be able to leave their mark on The Art Garage by learning how to post their wheat paste posters on our building. REGISTER HERE!




INTRICATE PAPER NARRATIVES

Sunday, June 23rd

Ages 12-18

12:30pm-4:30pm

Teacher: Kari

$70.00

In this workshop we will learn about Scherenschnitte art which means ‘scissor cuts’ in German. The negative space is just as important as the positive in this paper cutting class! We will learn all about the Scherenschnitte technique of paper cutting and the historical influences that help tell stories through this intricate paper cutting art form. We will layer, build, and fold to add dimension to our two dimensional materials! REGISTER HERE!



VIBRANT WORLD of BATIK

Sunday, July 14th

Ages 14-18

12:30pm-4:30pm

Teacher: Kari

$70.00

Let’s explore the world of textiles! In this Batik workshop, students will learn all about this ancient Indonesian art form - from its history to its modern day application. Students will choose their color schemes, design their own patterns, and plan out their textile techniques. They will explore fabric dyeing methods as well as learn how to use wax as a resist in order to give fabric that richly colored and antiquated finish that batik is known for. We will supply fabric and all necessary materials for this exciting workshop!  REGISTER HERE!



GLASS ETCHING: SHAPES AND CHEMISTRY

Sunday, July 28th

Ages 14-18

12:30pm-4:30pm

Teacher: Faith

$70.00

In this glass etching workshop, students will learn about the power of positive and negative space as well as organic versus geometric shapes. We will apply hands-on science and safely play with corrosive materials to learn the art of etching! If they wish, students can bring their own smooth glassware to use, or take advantage of a variety of other glass surfaces supplied by The Art Garage. This exciting new class will be sure to intrigue all artists! REGISTER HERE!



AUTHENTIC WATERCOLOR TECHNIQUES

Sunday, August 4th

Ages 12-18

12:30pm-4:30pm

Teacher: Pat

$70.00

This workshop will explore the wonderful world of watercolor! Students will learn from many demos and hands-on activities about color choices, watercolor glazing, and resists. Within the four hour workshop, students will be able to create three or four masterpieces. Our subject matter will very from landscapes, floral still life, people, animals, buildings, and more! Join us for this exciting watercolor workshop and learn from one of Denver’s most talented watercolorists! REGISTER HERE!