VITA ART CENTERS art classes provide high-quality enrichment experiences in the visual arts for ages 10 & Up. Classes are taught by professional artists and instructors who design fun and educational projects taught in a hands-on studio environment. Enrollment is limited to 12 students per class.

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Ceramics Wheel, Week 1, Morning
150.00
  • WEEK 1, June 17 - June 21

  • 9am-12pm

  • Instructor: Wyatt Amend

  • Ages 10&Up

This class is designed for beginners thru intermediate and will provide instruction in a relaxed fun atmosphere with lots of help and encouragement. You will learn the basic techniques of throwing on the wheel. All materials and kiln firing are included in the class price. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in.

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FULL DAY OPTION: If you are looking for a full day camp, sign up for both the morning and afternoon sessions separately. A supervised lunch time is included for full days. Kids need to pack a lunch, a snack and a beverage.

Mixed Media Mania, Week 1, Afternoon
150.00
  • WEEK 1, June 17 - June 21

  • 1pm-4pm

  • Instructor: Mary Perez

  • Ages 10&Up

Explore the wonderful world of mixed media! Mixed media is a great way to learn about different mediums and techniques including painting, collage, printmaking, and sculpture. Projects will encourage creative expression, concept development, and advancement of painting skills. Painting experience is not essential. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in. 

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Sew Creative, Week 2, Morning
150.00
  • Week 2: Jun24-Jun28

  • 9am-12pm

  • Ages:10&Up

  • Instructor: Michelle Wilson

Using textiles and mixed media techniques such as painting, drawing, stenciling, and other surface design methods with traditional and unique materials. We will learn sewing (hand stitching) and mixed media techniques to make beautiful one of a kind pillows, artwork, and wearable art. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in.

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FULL DAY OPTION: If you are looking for a full day camp, sign up for both the morning and afternoon sessions separately. A supervised lunch time is included for full days. Kids need to pack a lunch, a snack and a beverage.

Jewelry Design, Week 2, Afternoon
150.00
  • Week 2: Jun 24-28

  • 1-4pm

  • Ages 10&Up

  • Instructor: Maribel Hernandez

Eager to learn how to design and make your own unique jewelry? Students will design and create their own jewelry. Basic wire wrapping methods are taught. Students will also make their own beads and pendants out of ceramics, glass, and paper. Throughout the week students will make necklaces, earrings, and broaches. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in. 

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Pet Portraits, Week 3, Morning
120.00
  • Week 3: Jul 1 - Jul 5

  • No Class Jul 4

  • 9am-12pm

  • Ages: 10&up

  • Instructor: Mary Perez

Create a portrait of your favorite animal or pet in this mixed media painting and drawing class. Working with acrylic paint you will explore many techniques for creating texture and composition with paint, collage, stencils and printmaking. Painting experience is not essential. Projects will encourage creative expression, concept development, and advancement of painting and drawing skills. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in. 

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FULL DAY OPTION: If you are looking for a full day camp, sign up for both the morning and afternoon sessions separately. A supervised lunch time is included for full days. Kids need to pack a lunch, a snack and a beverage.

Ceramics Wheel, Week 3, Afternoon
120.00
  • WEEK 3, July 1-July 5, no class 7/4

  • 1pm-4pm

  • Instructor: Wyatt Amend

  • Ages 10&Up

This class is designed for beginners thru intermediate and will provide instruction in a relaxed fun atmosphere with lots of help and encouragement. You will learn the basic techniques of throwing on the wheel. All materials and kiln firing are included in the class price. Pack a snack and drink. Wear clothes you don’t mind getting messy in.

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Drawing with Color, Week 4, Morning
150.00
  • July 8 - July 12

  • 9am-12pm

  • Ages 10&Up

  • Instructor: Daniel Barnett

Students will draw with a variety of colored media including ink, colored pencils, pastels, and gauche to create bold and expressive drawings. Students engage in drawing projects that encourage creative expression, concept development, and advancement of basic drawing skills. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in

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FULL DAY OPTION: If you are looking for a full day camp, sign up for both the morning and afternoon sessions separately. A supervised lunch time is included for full days. Kids need to pack a lunch, a snack and a beverage.

Nature of Art, Week 4, Afternoon
150.00
  • Date: July 8 - July 12

  • Time: 1-4pm

  • Ages: 10&Up

  • Instructor: Mary Perez

Looking at the many sources of inspiration that exists in nature. Projects will include a variety of techniques and materials including creating our own natural dyes, and paints, printmaking and more. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in. 

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The Art of Diorama, Week 5, Morning
150.00
  • Week 5: July 15 - July 19

  • 9am-12pm

  • Ages 10&Up

  • Instructors: Karl Swanson & Mary Perez

Discover the art of diorama making. We will design and make our own 3D nature landscape, The jungle, A desert, the moon, your choice! Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in.

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FULL DAY OPTION: If you are looking for a full day camp, sign up for both the morning and afternoon sessions separately. A supervised lunch time is included for full days. Kids need to pack a lunch, a snack and a beverage.

Ceramic Wheel, Week 5, Afternoon
150.00
  • WEEK 5, July 15-July 19

  • 1pm-4pm

  • Instructor: Wyatt Amend

  • Ages 10&Up

This class is designed for beginners thru intermediate and will provide instruction in a relaxed fun atmosphere with lots of help and encouragement. You will learn the basic techniques of throwing on the wheel. All materials and kiln firing are included in the class price. Pack a snack and drink. Wear clothes you don’t mind getting messy in.

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Miniature Homes, Week 6, Morning
150.00
  • Week 6, July 22 - July 26

  • 9am - 12pm

  • Instructor: Megan Bisbee

  • Ages 10 & Up

This is the week to build your dream home, tree house, fairy house, castle or whatever tickles your fancy, all in miniature. We will spend the week building our houses and everything to go inside it. Furniture, Wallpaper, flooring and more. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in. 

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FULL DAY OPTION: If you are looking for a full day camp, sign up for both the morning and afternoon sessions separately. A supervised lunch time is included for full days. Kids need to pack a lunch, a snack and a beverage.

Mixed Media Mania, Week 6, Afternoon
150.00
  • WEEK 6, July 22 - July 26

  • 1pm-4pm

  • Instructor: Mary Perez

  • Ages 10&Up

Explore the wonderful world of mixed media! Mixed media is a great way to learn about different mediums and techniques including painting, collage, printmaking, and sculpture. Projects will encourage creative expression, concept development, and advancement of painting skills. Painting experience is not essential. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in. 

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Fantastic Sculpture, Week 7, Morning
150.00
  • Week 7: July 29 - Aug 2

  • Time: 9am-12pm

  • Ages: 10 & Up

  • Instructor: Mary Perez

  • This week is all about building 3D art. Students will work in a variety of materials to create one of a kind sculptural art pieces. Participants should dress in clothes they don't mind getting dirty. Please bring a snack and a drink.

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FULL DAY OPTION: If you are looking for a full day camp, sign up for both the morning and afternoon sessions separately. A supervised lunch time is included for full days. Kids need to pack a lunch, a snack and a beverage.

Ceramic Wheel, Week 7, Afternoon
150.00
  • WEEK 7, Jul 29 - Aug 2

  • 1pm-4pm

  • Instructor: Wyatt Amend

  • Ages 10&Up

This class is designed for beginners thru intermediate and will provide instruction in a relaxed fun atmosphere with lots of help and encouragement. You will learn the basic techniques of throwing on the wheel. All materials and kiln firing are included in the class price. Pack a snack and drink. Wear clothes you don’t mind getting messy in.

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Mosaic, Week 8, Morning
150.00
  • Week 8: Aug 5 - Aug 9

  • 9am - 12pm

  • Instructor: Maribal Hernandez

  • Ages 10 & Up

In this fun and inspiring class students explore the many possibilities of mosaic art. They will learn how to work with materials and tools while creating a one of a kind mosaic art piece to take home! Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in. 

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FULL DAY OPTION: If you are looking for a full day camp, sign up for both the morning and afternoon sessions separately. A supervised lunch time is included for full days. Kids need to pack a lunch, a snack and a beverage.

Ceramic Hand Building, Week 8, Afternoon
150.00
  • Week 8: Aug 5 - Aug 9

  • 1pm -4pm

  • Instructor: Sonya Burke

  • Ages 10&Up

Find the magic hidden in clay as it transforms into art. The class will learn new skills in hand building ceramics and exercise their imagination as they explore sculptural and functional ceramics. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in. 

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Ceramics, Hand Building, Week 9, Afternoon
150.00
  • Week 9: Aug 12 - Aug 16

  • 1pm -4pm

  • Instructor: Sonya Burke

  • Ages 10&Up

Find the magic hidden in clay as it transforms into art. The class will learn new skills in hand building ceramics and exercise their imagination as they explore sculptural and functional ceramics. Pack a snack and beverage and dress in clothes you won't mind getting messy in. 

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