HOLIDAY YOUTH PROGRAM

Enjoy the holidays with art classes!

Naples Art Youth Winter Workshop program features accredited art instructors guiding children ages 5 to 12 years-old through fun and engaging educational, art experiences.

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Due to the timing of the Christmas holiday & instructor prep time, no requests for transfer or cancellation will be accepted after 4pm on Friday Dec 17. 

Masks are required of everyone at the art center, regardless of vaccination status.

December 2021

A Tree to Treasure

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 5-8yrs
Date: 12/28/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Otis, Christine

Hand painted trees are a blast to create! Dipping their hands in paint, students will have fun designing unique trees & adding their own decorations to personalize its style.

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Art-Bots

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 5-8yrs
Date: 12/28/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Walbert, Kim

Students will use a variety of unconventional materials including marbles, record players, pool noodles and more to create abstract masterpieces with the help of their very own Robot.

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Barktastic

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 9-12 yrs
Date: 12/28/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Pesek, Marjorie

Explore a unique paper rolling technique, using colorful pieces of paper to create an adorable dog portrait.

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Comic Character Creation

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 9-12 yrs
Date: 12/28/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Faber, Rich

Work with a professional comic artist to create, design, and color your own characters! This fun project emphasizes individual ideas and imagination!

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Early Morning Drop Off Tuesday

Level: 5-17yrs
Date: 12/28/2021 (one day)
Time: 8:00 AM-8:59 AM on Tue

Early morning drop off is available for parents wishing to drop off their child between 8-9AM. Students will be supervised in the lobby, then escorted to their respective classrooms for their morning class.

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Jelly Belly Mosaic

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 9-12 yrs
Date: 12/28/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Berk, Donna

Design a colorful mosaic masterpiece of a yummy treat using an unexpected “art” supply.

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Snowy Silhouette

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 9-12 yrs
Date: 12/28/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Marcus, Robin

Let’s venture out into the frozen landscape as we learn how to paint a stunning winter scene with tints and shadows in the snow.

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 5-8 yrs
Date: 12/28/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Walbert, Kim

Come explore the art of printmaking, collage and even painting with a BROOM. Students will learn about the bold art of Eric Carle, using several of his stories, including his most famous story, as inspiration.

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Winter Wonderland

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 5-8 yrs
Date: 12/28/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Otis, Christine

Using symbols, colors, and shapes, students will create their own winter scene featuring gently falling snow.

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Amazing Art

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 5-8 yrs
Date: 12/29/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Walbert, Kim

Prepare to be amazed with new art techniques! Students will learn to create the Japanese art of orizomegami and make their very own sketchbook with a super cool marbleizing technique.

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Bendy Buddies

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 9-12 yrs
Date: 12/29/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Pesek, Marjorie

We’ll learn how to curve, bend, swirl and twist colorful pipe cleaners into a variety of fun animal sculptures such as a flamingo, alligator and butterfly.

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Comics & Sequential Storytelling

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 9-12 yrs
Date: 12/29/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Faber, Rich

Learn how to tell your own stories in comics format, using multiple panels to create page layouts, lead your viewer sequentially through a page, and apply visual storytelling techniques.

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Deck the Halls

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 5-8 yrs
Date: 12/29/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Otis, Christine

Students will create their own unique ornaments by designing a shape, then using watercolors to zigzag unusual styles

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Early Morning Drop Off Wednesday

Level: 5-17yrs
Date: 12/29/2021 (one day)
Time: 8:00 AM-8:59 AM on Wed

Early morning drop off is available for parents wishing to drop off their child between 8-9AM. Students will be supervised in the lobby, then escorted to their respective classroom for their morning class.

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Florida Highwaymen

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 9-12 yrs
Date: 12/29/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Flis, Stephanie

Be inspired by the Florida Highwaymen who painted unique and diverse Florida landscapes and sold them road side. Students will learn about their techniques and create a painting that captures the Highwaymen’s style.

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Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 5-8 yrs
Date: 12/29/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Otis, Christine

Create different shapes and sizes of snowflakes to make a montage of falling snow which will be added to a painted background, creating a unique wintry mix.

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Tropical Snowman

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 5-8 yrs
Date: 12/29/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Walbert, Kim

Learn to paint a unique snowman with a tropical twist. This unusual snowman will delight students since it even lights up!

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Willy Wonka’s Watercolor Factory

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 9-12 yrs
Date: 12/29/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Berk, Donna

Using symbols, colors, and shapes, students will create their own winter scene featuring gently falling snow.

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Chinese New Year

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 9-12 yrs
Date: 12/30/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Flis, Stephanie

No passport needed as we travel to China and learn about the Chinese New Year. Students will paint a unique & colorful Chinese dragon. We’ll also decorate envelopes and give small gifts for good luck.

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Comics Inking

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 9-12 yrs
Date: 12/30/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Faber, Rich

Learn the tools and techniques to take your comics pages to the next level! Working on both professionally penciled prints provided by the instructor, as well as their own penciled pieces, students will learn how to put a polished finish on their comics work.

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Early Morning Drop Off Thursday

Level: 5-17yrs
Date: 12/30/2021 (one day)
Time: 8:00 AM-8:59 AM on Th

Early morning drop off is available for parents wishing to drop off their child between 8-9AM. Students will be supervised in the lobby, then escorted to their respective classroom for their morning class.

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Flower Power

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 5-8 yrs
Date: 12/30/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Walbert, Kim

Explore the contemporary art of pop artist, Romero Britto, design a pop art flower sculpture, and learn how to create realistic looking flowers too.

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Flying Fish

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 9-12 yrs
Date: 12/30/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Pesek, Marjorie

Using brightly colored tissue paper, we’ll create a school of “stained glass” fish, that will fly from a mobile, catching the sun from behind.

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Mosaic Celebration

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 5-8 yrs
Date: 12/30/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Otis, Christine

Students will use cut paper and their imagination for this unique mosaic creation. This celebratory piece will represent the delights & festivities of the season.

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New Year’s Eve Sparklers

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 5-8 yrs
Date: 12/30/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Otis, Christine

Get ready to celebrate the New Year! Using paint and different folding & cutting techniques, each student will make a sparkler extravaganza!

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Party Like A Penguin

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 5-8 yrs
Date: 12/30/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Walbert, Kim

Here comes 2022! Ring in the New Year with silly penguin collages and 3D penguins.

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VanGoghMAN

Medium: Youth Art | Level: 9-12 yrs
Date: 12/30/2021 (one day)
Instructor(s): Marcus, Robin

Learn about artist Vincent VanGogh, and using mixed media, create a unique landscape that includes a friendly snowman.

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Due to the timing of the Christmas holiday & instructor prep time, no requests for transfer or cancellation will be accepted after 4pm on Friday Dec 17. 

Masks are required of everyone at the art center, regardless of vaccination status.