K-5 Early Release: Self Portrait Goblets

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

This is a 1.5 hour hand-building one-time pottery workshop open to all students currently in grades K-5. The project will be: Self Portrait Goblets Age Group: Only students in the age range listed in the course title are eligible for enrollment. Students who do not meet the age criteria must contact ceramics@fyamelrose.org to ask for […]

$55

Hand-Building Workshop: House Tiles

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

In this 2 hour hand-building workshop, potters will construct House Tiles Open to all levels of experience. Age Group: Only students in the age range listed in the course title are eligible for enrollment. Students who do not meet the age criteria must contact ceramics@fyamelrose.org to ask for permission to participate. Additional Information: Instruction, materials, […]

$65

Wheelthrowing and Handbuilding

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

Designed for middle school and up, our adolescent and teen potters will learn and develop their skills at wheel-throwing (centering, pulling, and shaping), hand-building, and decorating, underglazing and glazing. Age Group: Only students in the age range listed in the course title are eligible for enrollment. Students who do not meet the age criteria must […]

$375

April Vacation – Oh, the Places You’ll Go!

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

Join us for a week of fun and games, for students in grades K-5! From 9-11:30, students will arrive at the big yellow house, and spend the morning working on creating their own maps throughout the week. We'll talk about what goes into map-making, and design our own places based off of imaginary (or real!) […]

$385
Recurring

iPad Art

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

Just like with any other medium, having confidence in working digitally requires a toolbox of techniques, and ways to use them. With so many options at your fingertips, it can be difficult to know what to use, and when! We'll cover a range of digital art skills for artists of all levels of experience, with […]

$265
Recurring

Theatre Games and Improv

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

Please note that this class is for students in grades 2-5.Join us for an introduction to acting and improvisation in this fast paced and active class! Students will learn the fundamentals of theatre and acting techniques, explore creative theater games and work as an ensemble while exploring improvisational theatre. This class is perfect for beginners […]

$180
Recurring

Broadway Jr.

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

Please note that this class is for students in grades 3-5.It is time to sing, dance and act in Broadway Jr. We will explore 3 to 4 songs and scenes from popular musicals to put together a showcase performance for the last day of class. Students will learn acting basics, self-expression and get an introduction […]

$210
Recurring

Let’s Paint

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

This painting class explores watercolors and acrylic in dynamic ways, including color mixing, paint applications and interactions, layers and textures, with lots of options for experiments. We’ll then use these techniques to build paintings that incorporate composition and design elements in age appropriate ways. Artists will develop lots of experiments and a few final paintings. […]

$210
Recurring

Make Your Own Storybook

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

In this seven-week class, we will learn the fundamentals of writing an engaging story and transform our imagined stories into illustrated, mixed-media storybooks. Using items including aluminum foil, pieces of fabric, book pages, leaves, magazine cut-outs, and sequins, we will bring to life stories in which mermaids uncover glittering mysteries, flashlights illuminate the future, and […]

$210
Recurring

Mixing Media

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

This class is a direct result of what artists at our studio tend to do naturally, and we are happy to oblige by adding a little structure and encouraging experiments to achieve new techniques. We’ll explore the potential of combinations of 2D and 3D Media We’ll paint on collages, combine textures and drawing, and play […]

$210
Recurring

Exploring Art

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

Through age appropriate art experiences with a variety of media, your child will explore basic art skills with a a balance of structure and experimentation. Groups are designed to build problem-solving and expressive skills, as well as reinforce your child's natural creative tendencies. All materials and concepts are presented in a way that takes into […]

$210
Recurring

Open Studio

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

Designed as an opportunity for focused 4th, 5th, and 6th graders to create. Staff are on hand to help problem solve and strategize, but the agenda is up to the artists, who have access to drawing, painting, collage and sculpture supplies. This is a 7-week class, running from 2/28 - 4/10 Arts for All: The […]

$315