Classes and Workshops
In the Company of Kids (Theater Classes) All abilities Welcome
Join the fun! Act, Sing, Dance, Music Appreciation, Puppetry, Improvisation and more! Classes are great for building self esteem, confidence and social skills. Consumer Support Grants accepted.
Instructor: Bonnie Kaye, Matt Alto, Karl Gronwell
Tuition: 14 week session - $280 (adaptive Theater Class) *2 instructors
Theater Class – (typical) Ages 7-12 $225.00 (14 weeks) 1 instructor
Theatre Classes - 14 wk session September 15-December 15th (Held on Mondays)
4:15-5pm Theatre Class for students 7-12 yrs of age (no experience necessary) Acting, Singing, Dance, Improvisation, Comedy and more. Fun class for beginner actors building self esteem and confidence while learning skills in the performing arts. Performance on the last class.
5:15-6pm Adaptive Theatre Class for students 7-12 (programs for children with special needs)6:15-7pm Adaptive Theatre Class for Teens Our adaptive theatre programs include acting, improvisation, movement/dance and music appreciation. Adaptations are made by teachers so children can participate to their fullest ability and have fun! Great for building social skills and confidence!
For more information contact: Bonnie at 952-736-3644 or 952-220-1676 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org For more information about the Company of Kids visit the website: http://www.cokartscenter.com
Classes for Children and Adults
Learn to Draw #215(Adult)
Instructor: Maryleah Marshall
Dates: Tuesdays, January 20th-February 24th, (6 weeks)
In this 6 week class we will explore the wonderful world of drawing and learn a variety of techniques used to create your own image. Class discussions/demonstrations will cover materials, subject matter, composition and shading. The format is structured but does encourage students to play and learn as they go. A supply list will be emailed to students prior to the start of the class.
Paint with Watercolor #415(Adult)
In this 6 week class we will explore working with watercolor and learn a variety of techniques used to create your own paintings. Class discussions/demonstrations will cover materials, subject matter, composition and color mixing. The format is structured but does encourage students to play and learn as they go. A supply list will be emailed to students prior to the start of the class.
Instructor: Mary Leah Marshall
Dates: Thursdays Jan.22 - Feb.26th( 6 weeks)
Cost: $150/ A Materials list will be emailed to students prior to the class.
Oil Painting Techniques( Old Masters Style) Adult
Instructor: Lisa Garty
#315 Tuesdays January 20th - February 24th( 6 weeks)
#815 Tuesdays March 3- April 7th(6 weeks)
Ages: 16- Adult
Class Cost: $130 /approx. Materials cost $65
This class is for beginning and intermediate students who already have the basic foundation of drawing. You will learn to paint a simple still life using the old masters technique. The first class will focus on the materials used, composition, value relationships, and Step 1 of completing an old masters style painting. The remainder of classes will focus on each step within the process until completed. Demonstrations and critiques are given at each session. Class instructions will be supplied by email and can be printed off for handy reference throughout the course.
Canvas will be supplied; student will supply their own brushes, oil paints and pallet. A supply list will be emailedto students prior to the first class.
Learn to Paint!( Youth)
Instructor: Johanna Smith
Fall Session :Thursdays, November 13th- December 18th(5 weeks)
Winter session #515 - Thursdays January 22-February 26th( 6 weeks)
Cost:$125/ 5 week class Materials Included
$150/6 week class materials included
In this class we will work on learning about mixing colors, painting techniques and having fun! This is a relaxed class that welcomes anyone who wants to become a better painter. We will be doing easy paintings that will be great for you to practice techniques in mixing color and brush control. No experience necessary, just come ready to learn and have fun!
Animal Adventures #615( Youth)
Instructor: Mary Leah Marshall
Dates: Saturdays, February 7-28( 4 weeks)
In this mixed media class we will create a variety of animals while learning about painting, drawing mixed media and more! Come join the safari and get ready to have a blast!
Creating the One Page Comic #1615(Youth)
Do you like comics or graphic novels? This course explores the process behind the creation of a popular tend in the comic book world; the one page comic. We will develop basic story concepts, design effective page layouts and create single comic pages using pencils and a variety of pen and brush tools.
Dates: Tuesdays April 28th-May 19th( 4 weeks)
Instructor: Scott Spinks
Learn the Art of Cursive writing #1415 Children and Adult
Instructor: Sue Larson
Dates: Tuesdays March 3rd- April 7th(6 weeks)
Learn the art of handwriting in cursive! In this class students will study the techniques used in cursive writing that is slowly becoming a lost art.
Download the mail-in registration form.
Mail form and check to:
7916 Main Street
Maple Grove, MN 55369
For questions regarding classes:
please call Christina Hankins at (612) 964-2542