Children and Family Classes
For our summer camp program, please visit our Camp Creativity page.
Drop your child off for an afternoon of art instruction/experiences, song and story time, and a little bit of creative play too with Miss Maia Day! Children (ages 3-5 and toilet trained) will be able to create projects with a variety of different mediums and will have a gallery show of their work at the end of the six weeks. Class will meet Fridays, March 1 - April 12, 12:30-2 (skipping March 29).
Cost is $90 (PAC members receive a 20% discount)
Baby Van Gogh Go is a music & art class for babies and their caregivers. Each week we will sing & dance, read books, and do an age appropriate art project or keepsake. This class is designed for babies 6 to 18 months with their caregiver. Class will meet Thursdays, March 14 - April 4, 10:00-11:00 a.m. Next session will begin in March.
Cost is $60 (PAC members receive a 20% discount) Max number of students is 8.
During this four-week session your child will use a variety of art mediums to create works of art while using creative thinking skills and learning about some famous artists with Miss Summer. This class is designed for kids in grades Kindergarten - 3rd grade. Class will meet on Thursdays, March 14 - April 11 (skipping March 28), 4:30-6:00 p.m.
Cost is $72 (20% discount for PAC members).
Let's play art! Join instructor April Jenkins for this class designed for little ones aged 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Dress for mess and be prepared for fun! New materials and experiences with be introduced each week. The class will end with time for a story and play in the "Big Room." The "Big Room" will remain open after class for about an additional hour. Class will meet Monday, March 18 - April 8, 10:00-11:00 a.m.
Cost is $60 (PAC members 20% discount).
Children ages 9 and up can join Jessie Siefert for a Funky Fish Mixed Media on a day off of school! Play with spray ink, oil pastel, crazy stamps and colored pencils to create some wild undersea art. No two will look the same when creative kids experiment with some cool materials. You can work on more that one piece during this two-hour session. This class is offered on Friday, March 22, 1:00-3:00 p.m. (this is a professional development day for Wood County schools).
Cost $25 (PAC members receive 20% discount).
Sign up now for Private Pottery with Jan Wittman. Jan will instruct your child ages 8 and up in a private one hour lesson in hand building and wheel throwing. After registering and paying, Jan will give you a call to set up a time.
Cost is $25 (no discount).
Fourth through sixth graders can join Tracy Love for Arts and Crafts on Mondays, April 1-29 (skipping April 22), 4:30-6:00 p.m. By the end of this four week series, students will have created four original works of art as they explore a variety of artistic styles, materials and techniques. Projects will differ from previous class. Maximum 8 students.
Cost is $60 (PAC members receive 20% discount).
ArtStart students entering in August 2018 - May 2019
Most classes require a minimum of 4 students in order to run and/or have maximum number limits so… PLEASE REGISTER IN ADVANCE TO ENSURE THAT YOU CAN GET INTO THE CLASS YOU WANT. Parkersburg Art Center reserves the right to withhold a partial administrative fee from all class refunds.
PAC Current Members receive a 20% discount. Call or email for details.