Homeschool Art Classes

Professional artist Mayling Pao offers free art classes for homeschoolers in West Palm Beach.

REGISTER: 786-237-9167

Calligraphy Class

Wednesdays 2:00-3:00pm (ages 10-17)
This is a perfect introductory class to calligraphy for beginners. Homeschool students that completed the beginner course in Spring, are also welcome to join us and continue improving their skills in the art of writing.
Supply list: marker-tip calligraphy pen, paper, pencil, and ruler.

Teen Art Studio: Sculpture

August 15 - September 26, 2018
Wednesdays 11:30am -1:30pm
(ages 14-17)
Student will explore techiniques in hand building with clay and paper mache sculpture. Students are encouraged to bring their sketchbook to every class.
Tuition: FREE (thanks to a program funded by the CRA)
Location: Center for Creative Education, West Palm Beach, FL

Teen Art Studio: Painting

January - March, 2018
Tuesdays 12:00pm - 2:00pm
(ages 14-17)

Learn color theory through a series of color mixing challenges. Paint still lifes, landscapes, and portraits while learning about techniques with acrylic paint. Learn about masters, and art movements.
Tuition: FREE (Lot23 program)
Location: Center for Creative Education, Northwood Village in West Palm Beach, FL

Please REGISTER by calling 786-237-9167.

Observational Drawing Class

January - March, 2018
Tuesdays 12:00pm-2:00pm
(ages 10-13)

Start building a strong foundation in art with observational drawing. Learn contour line drawing, stippling, and hatching techniques through still life drawings in pen. Students will also learn about sketching and gesture drawing.
Tuition: FREE (Lot23 program)
Location: Center for Creative Education, Northwood Village in West Palm Beach, FL

Please REGISTER by calling 786-237-9167.

Homeschool Spanish Club

Thursdays 10:30am (ages 10-13)
Students will be learning and practicing Spanish while engaged in fun activities. Beginners and Spanish speakers welcome.

Gardening Club

Wednesdays 9:30am
Homeschool Days at the Garden starts August 15, 2017 and will run until April of 2019. Open to homeschoolers of all ages. Parents and children are invited to the garden to learn about gardening and engage in art activities.

Homeschool 'Plein Air' Outdoor Art Club

The French expression, "en plein air" means "in the open air." In art, the term refers to the act of painting outdoors. This fun club will do just that! We'll meet in a variety of spots throughout the West Palm Beach area to draw and paint the beautiful scenery that surrounds us. Our next Plein Air painting days are Tuesday, January 23rd and Thursday, January 25th.

Call 786-237-9167 to join the club and find out where we are meeting next.
Location: Several locations throughout the West Palm Beach area.

Sample of previous Homeschool Art Class activities:

Homeschool Navajo Weaving Workshop

Students explored Navajo culture and the significance of weaving as an art form historically and its value presently. For their projects, kids made their own looms.
After choosing color schemes and sketching a design inspired by Navajo tapestry, kids will created their own textile art!

Homeschool Watercolor & Ink Projects

Children will enjoy the playful and relaxing art of watercolor and ink. Students will gain confidence in watercolor technique and creating beautiful ink drawings without an initial use of a pencil. Projects will include still life and portraiture art.