UArts Pre-College Course Registration

Saturday Arts Lab

Saturday Arts Lab for 1st - 8th graders nurtures the creativity of tomorrow's artists and innovators.

Classes are taught by master artist-educators and supported by student teachers from UArts' Art Education department in Center City Philadelphia.

Courses

This studio engages kids with fundamental visual concepts and design basics through drawing, painting, and collage. Young imaginations will find unique opportunities for experimentation and creative expression in hands-on 2-D projects.


October 12, 2019 to December 7, 2019, TBA - University of the Arts
This studio engages kids with fundamental visual concepts and design basics through drawing, painting, and collage. Young imaginations will find unique opportunities for experimentation and creative expression in hands-on 2-D projects.


February 8, 2020 to March 28, 2020, TBA - University of the Arts
Young makers will discover materials such as clay, plaster, paper, wire, and found objects as they learn the basics of constructing in 3-D in this sculpture-focused class.


February 8, 2020 to March 28, 2020, TBA - University of the Arts
Young makers will discover materials such as clay, plaster, paper, wire, and found objects as they learn the basics of constructing in 3-D in this sculpture-focused class.


October 12, 2019 to December 7, 2019, TBA - University of the Arts
This class will inspire the curiosity of makers through hands-on projects focused on 3-D design. Through creative exercises in drafting, model-making, and construction, students will build visual thinking and problem-solving skills by exploring space, form and function.


February 8, 2020 to March 28, 2020, TBA - University of the Arts
In this class, artists will develop their own visual journal as they engage with various materials including oil pastels, watercolor, chalk pastels, colored pencil and acrylic paints. Creative experiments will include observation, abstraction, and invention while exploring subject matter such as nature, still life, cityscapes and collage.


October 12, 2019 to December 7, 2019, TBA - University of the Arts
This class is for young artists with big imaginations. Learn to describe stories visually through cartoons, draw people in environments, and develop characters in 2- and 3-D.


October 12, 2019 to December 7, 2019, TBA - University of the Arts
Create otherworldly art that explores the history and power of people both real and imagined. Working with painting and sculpting materials, young artists in this class will use art magic to dream up enchanting creatures and heroes.


February 8, 2020 to March 28, 2020, TBA - University of the Arts