If the freezing cold temps have you–and your munchkins–going a little stir crazy, we have the cure. Did you know the Marietta Cobb Art Museum hosts art classes? They’re the perfect way to keep your little ones’ hands and minds busy, and they’re starting soon (praise be!).
Here’s a rundown of their March offerings:
what: Art Mania (half session). Young artists will create fun pieces of art while learning about artists throughout history. Students will have the chance to draw, paint, sculpt and more!
when: March 7th, 14th, and 21st from 10am-11:30am
cost: $50 Members/ $90 Non-Members (supplies included!)
what: Saturday Studio. Same gig as above, just for an older crowd. Your kids will have the chance to explore a different media, technique and skill from week to week. Who knows, you might just find out you have a budding Picasso on your hands!
when: March 7th, 14th, and 21st from 12pm-1:30pm
cost: $60 Members/ $100 Non-Members (supplies included!)
what: Youth Drawing. Give your child a new way to see the world: through drawing! The class will cover basic traditional drawing techniques, aimed at helping young children interpret what they see, as well as illustration and cartooning.
when: March 5th, 12th, 19th, and 26th from 4:30pm-6:00pm
cost: $75 Members/ $115 Non-Members (supplies included!)
what: Youth Studio Painting. Young painters are encouraged to develop their creativity while learning and applying different styles and techniques of acrylic and watercolor paints.
when: March 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th from 5:00pm-6:30pm
cost: $100 Members/ $140 Non-Members (supplies included!)
what: Mosaics for Kids. Each student will mosaic a mirror frame during the course of this class. There is instruction on cutting techniques, using various materials, patterns and more. The class concludes with grouting and other finishing touches to make your mosaic complete.
when: April 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th from 4:30pm-6:30pm
cost: $110 Members/ $150 Non-Members (supplies included!)
what: Teen Drawing & Portfolio Development. Students work in a project-based format to create 3 & 4 dimensional drawings! The basic tenets/principals of drawing and rendering are incorporated within the process & each project moves students further along in their artistic development.
when: March 7th, 14th and March 21st from 10am – 12pm
cost: $55 Members/ $75 Non-Members (supplies included!)
what: Beginning Wheel Throwing. Learn the basic of working with clay on the wheel, including how to throw, trim, and glaze a pot and will end the course with at least one finished piece.
ages: 15 +
when: March 10th, 17th, 24th and March 31st from 7:00pm-9:00pm
cost: $150 Members/ $190 Non-Members (supplies included!)
Click here to register.
Registration also available via phone and in-person. Call (770) 528-1444, ext. 16 or visit the museum at 30 Atlanta Street SE, Marietta 30060.