The visual arts are vital to the development of your child’s imagination, self-esteem and interaction with and understanding of the world. At the MACC’s Art Academy, skilled artists who are also experienced educators, nurture the creativity every child. Students have an intensive art experience using quality materials in a studio environment. Whether creating a life mask, drawing with a wide variety of quality materials, working in a clay studio or creating an environmental artwork, children will enjoy being immersed in art. Students can acquire essential skills in traditional forms like drawing, painting, pottery and bronze casting. They are also free to explore contemporary art forms such as fused glass and digital media including photography and filmmaking. Whether they’re creating useable objects or works of pure imagination, young artists will enjoy expressing their inner visions.

Highlights include:

  • Teen Art Programs are now located on the MACC/JCC campus
  • Digital photography for all age groups with more advanced options for upper elementary and teens.
  • Outdoor painting for teens
  • From Wax to Bronze for upper elementary and for teens
  • Fashion and Up-Cycling for teens
  • Watercolor Mural class
  • Interdisciplinary Art and Photography
  • End of summer exhibition of student artwork!

For more information please call (303) 316-6360.