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) 


January/February 2019


Visual Art Portfolio Prep: Creative Prompt Workshop

Tuesdays, January 8th - January 29th

4:30pm - 6:30pm

Ages: 9-13

$112.00

This class is a follow up to our fall and winter Visual Art Portfolio classes. This 4 week session will focus on drawing from a creative prompt and students will study the ideas behind thinking beyond lateral or literal meanings. We will discuss creative thought processes and how to translate them into interesting and expressive artwork. Each week will hold a different and insightful prompt to help practice intuitive drawing.


Abstract Sculptural Ceramics

Mondays, January 14th - February 25th

4:30pm - 6:30pm

Ages 9-12

$196.00

In this club we will look at various abstract ceramic artists like Ron Nagle, Betty Woodman, and Kenneth Price for inspiration for our own ceramic creations.  We will delve into ideas and concepts revolving around how to express oneself using form, color, and texture while learning hand-building and glazing techniques.


Journaling Club: Recycled Book Journals

Wednesdays, January 16th - February 27th

4:30pm - 6:30pm

Ages: 9-12

$196.00

In this journaling club artists will design their own journal covers and explore the pages within them! The pages we will be filled with poetry, drawings and whatever else inspires you! We will recycle old books by gessoing the pages and starting fresh! Any and all materials will be available to help you explore the pages of your new recycled journal!


Teen/Tween Club: Self Portrait Collage

Thursdays, January 17th - February 28th

5pm - 7pm

Ages: 11-18

$196.00

This class is taking the self portrait to the next level. Many practicing artists shy away from drawing the human body, but not at The Art Garage! Students will not only study the features of the face but they will explore shading, contour and dimensions of the face through collage as well. This is a great, opportunity for an tween/teen artist to continue to investigate their passion and skills in art.


Teen/Tween Club: The Art of Music!

Thursdays, February 25th - March 18th

5pm - 7pm

Ages: 10-18

$112.00

In this class students will work on the iPad’s DAW (digital audio workshop - garageband) to create their own musical compositions using midi instrument as well as select instruments the teacher will bring in. The students will then design their own album artwork, promo poster, and visualize the sounds that they have created. Students will learn the basics of songwriting and how to use DAW’s to produce music and how visual imagery relates to other art forms. Students will need to bring their own headphones. REGISTER HERE!


March 2019


Textile Club: Drawing with Thread

Tuesdays, March 5th - March 19th

4:30pm - 6:30pm

Ages 9-12

$84.00

Have you ever thought about different ways to draw or make images? In this class we will explore different ways to draw and create images using thread, embroidery floss and maybe yarn or other materials. We'll try hand stitching and sewing with a machine instead of using pencils, paints or markers.


Ceramic Club: Whistle Works!

Wednesdays, March 6th - March 20th

4:30pm - 6:30pm

Ages 9-12

$84.00

This club will be sure get you into a musical groove! We will make our own ceramic whistles! The first week we will learn how to make pinch pots that will be the start of our whistles and also test out glazes and other techniques for our whistles. Then we will practice some carving and start to construct our whistles! We will even place holes in our whistles and learn how to make different notes and turn our whistles into small flutes! Get ready to be able to play Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star!



April/May 2019

Abstract Sculptural Ceramics

Mondays, April 8th - May 13th

4:30pm - 6:30pm

Ages 9-12

$168.00

In this club we will look at various abstract ceramic artists like Ron Nagle, Betty Woodman, and Kenneth Price for inspiration for our own ceramic creations.  We will delve into ideas and concepts revolving around how to express oneself using form, color, and texture while learning hand-building and glazing techniques. REGISTER HERE!




Contemporary Printmaking Club

Thursdays, April 11th - May 16th

5:00pm - 7:00pm

Ages 11-18

$168.00

This class is catered to beginner, intermediate and advanced printers alike. We will focus on lino cutting, monoprinting and collaging to make functional and frame worthy prints. Your prints can be used to make books, stationary and artwork you’ll want to hang on your walls! We will use EZ cut blocks, cardboard, styrofoam, stencils (some that we make ourselves) and collaging techniques to create wonderful masterpieces. Students will learn about complex layering, texture, paper masking, and more in this exciting new printmaking class at The Art Garage! REGISTER HERE!