Youth Education

Youth Art League

Ages 6-12, Saturdays 12-1pm

Times are subject to change for special programming. Please take note.*

 

Artworks Trenton is happy to announce that the Free Youth Art Series has expanded with a brand new name - Youth Art League! This free programming, designed to inspire the youth of our communities, will now be offered all throughout the year with a variety of classes introducing new and exciting techniques in sculpting, drawing, collage, and so much more. These classes will be held in Artworks’ 40-foot-high sky lit classrooms March through December and are scheduled on Saturday, 12pm-1pm for youth ages 6-12.

 

 

"Aspiring Artists Series"

Instructor: Kate Eggleston

$5 Material Fee for the Month

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*If your child is not able to attend every class, please notify the Education Coordinator at: education@artworkstrenton.org

November 11th – Create Your Own Sketchbook

Many artists use sketchbooks as a journal to keep all their creative thoughts together.  Join us to create your very own sketchbook from scratch!

November 18th – Create Your Own Art Travel Bag

Are you an artist on the go?  Join us to create your very own art supply roll up bag so you can make art anytime, anywhere!

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"Fiber Arts"

Instructor: Kate Eggleston

$5 Material Fee for the Month

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*If your child is not able to attend every class, please notify the Education Coordinator at: education@artworkstrenton.org

December 9th– Circular Weaving

Let’s keep busy this winter making beautiful art!  Join us to create a one of a kind woven piece on a recycled record.

December 16th – Puppets

Are your fingers chilly?  Join us to create some zany finger puppet characters to keep your digits toasty this winter.

 

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Partner Programs

Spruce Street Specialty Summer Camps 2017

We are excited to announce that we are partnering with the Boys & Girls Club's Spruce Street Community Center to provide two Summer Specialty Art Camps at their facility located at 1040 Spruce Street, Lawrence, NJ 08648.

Automata (Ages 6 and up)

August 7th, 8th, 10th, & 11th, 9am-12pm

Instructor: Kate Eggleston

Automation is a type of art which explores the wonders of creating both mechanical and whimsical objects. During this week, campers will bring to life puppets, spin drums, and more while focusing on the simple mechanics which make them come alive.

Price: $150

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Upcycled Sculptures (Ages 6 and up)

August 14th, 15th, 17th, & 18th, 9am-12pm

Instructor: Alia Bensliman

Before you threw out that plastic bottle or egg carton, did you ever stop to think, “What else can this be?” Come take a journey through the world of trash turned into treasure. You’ll explore the wonders of upcycled art and give that so-called “trash” another life.

Price: $150

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