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middle + high school classes

our spring semester runs from february 28 - june 24

(it is longer than our fall or winter semesters)

*there will be no classes during spring break,

april 15-24*

FAQ

afterschool classes

unconventional art

with stefanie

Ages: 6th-8th Graders

Class Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Dates: Thursdays: 3/3/22 - 6/23/22*

*No class 4/21/22 during Spring Break

In this class, middle school artists will expand their notions of what art can be through experiments in a variety of materials and methods. Taking inspiration from both artists and the world around them, students will get a chance to follow their creative interests and explore art making that feels exciting to them, developing new technical and expressive skills as we go.

$545 (our spring semester is longer than fall and winter)

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Saturday classes

portfolio continued: Expressive art 

with rosie

Ages: 6th-8th Graders

Class Time: 11:00am - 12:30pm

Dates: Every Saturday, 3/5/2022-6/25/2022*

*No class 4/16/2022 or 4/23/2022 for Spring Break

This class will be a continuation of our portfolio class from Fall and Winter, building on the same concepts students have focused on thus far. Since applications are due soon, our Spring session will use the skills we are developing to focus on more personal, expressive art projects, learning to bring both our skills and our selves into our art. We will continue to make pieces that can be used in a portfolio, this time with more focus on building a unique body of work, and exploring our personal styles and interests. We look forward to making art with you!

$740 (our spring semester is longer than fall and winter)

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SUMMER art intensives

city as inspiration

week 1 art intensive

with stefanie

Ages: Rising 6th-9th Graders

Class Time: 12:30pm-5pm

Dates: 8/8/2022-8/12/2022

During this week-long afternoon class we will use the the city as a resource as visit local museums and/or galleries as well as various city parks and public spaces. We will explore the city as we draw, paint, and learn new techniques for visual expression, returning to The Art Annex for reflection at the end of each class. This class is open to all experience levels, and will focus on creating work based on student interests.

 

$500

(admission to any museums, travel and supplies all included)

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art of the city

week 2 art intensive 

with rosie

Ages: Rising 6th-9th Graders

Class Time: 12:30pm-5pm

Dates: 8/22/2022-8/26/2022

During this intensive we will use the art and nature at our disposal in the neighborhood to practice making art from observation, as well as taking inspiration from the world around us, visiting local museums and/or galleries as well as various parts of Prospect Park. In addition to practicing observational drawing technique using graphite, charcoal and pen, we will explore ink and paint and will create finished pieces. This class will contain lots of space for exploration, and is open to all experience levels.

 

$500

(admission to any museums, travel and supplies all included)

Guided Gallery Tour

9-12th grade classes:

We are interested in providing programming for 9-12th grade students!

All of the classes we have offered for this age group so far, however, have had no enrollment

so we are not offering any new classes this Spring.

If you are a 9th-12th grader interested in Art classes (or the parent of one), please email us!

We would love to get your input to create a class.

  • Do you offer Drop In Classes?
    We do! We offer drop in options for any of our Early Childhood classes that are not full. Drop In registration opens the first day of the semester. Simply click here or on the "Drop In Class" button beside the class you are interested in to register. The class fee includes one adult and one child. You can register for as many drop in classes as you like, there is no limit. We cannot accommodate refunds or credits for missed drop-in classes at this time. Advanced registration for drop in classes is required, we cannot accommodate drop-ins at the door/at the time of class.
  • What if my child misses a class?
    We are not able to offer refunds for missed classes unless we cancel a class. Each enrolled family can schedule 2 makeup classes per semester. If you enroll in a class, you'll be given instructions for how to arrange a makeup, should you miss a class. Makeups are permitted as space allows and are on a first come, first served basis. Makeups must be scheduled for the same semester in which you are enrolled. They do not carry over to future semesters. Drop-in classes are not eligible for makeups, credit, or refunds.
  • Does a grownup have to attend classes with my child?
    For our Early Childhood Classes (ages 1.5-4) we do ask that a grownup stay with your child for the duration of class. Our teachers lead each session, but having the child's grownup stay not only helps the child feel comfortable, but also offers adults tools and techniques for continuing art experiences at home.
  • What is your cancellation policy?
    We understand that sometimes things come up that make it no longer possible for your child to attend class with us. But we ask that you also understand that late cancellations mean we are unlikely to be able to fill the space in the class, but have already made arrangements for staff and materials. We cannot accommodate refunds or credits for missed drop-in classes at this time. You have two options for cancellation of semester-long classes: Option 1: More than 4 weeks prior to the first class? You can receive credit for the full class minus a $75 cancellation fee. Less than 4 weeks prior to the first class but more than 1 week? You can receive 50% credit for the class minus a $75 cancellation fee. Cancellations made less than one week prior to the start of class are not eligible for credit. Option 2: If it's more than one week prior to the start of class and we are able to fill your spot from the waitlist (if there is one), we will refund you the cost of the class minus a $75 cancellation fee. We cannot give refunds less than one week prior to the start of class. Please note that we only offer full (100%) refunds for a class if WE cancel the class. We are also unable to offer refunds for days or classes missed due to illness or travel. Even if it's COVID. Two makeup classes per semester are available for all of our Early Childhood classes. Drop-in classes are not eligible for credit or refunds.
  • How do the semesters work?
    With the goal of creating classes that are at different price points and therefore accessible to more families, we split the weekday semester into two parts: Semester A and Semester B. You can register for just one, or both (now for a discount!). In response to feedback provided by families, we running our Saturday classes as one longer (8 week) semester. We welcome your feedback on the topic!
  • Can I bring my child's sibling if they are outside the age group?
    Possibly! We want to work with families to create a meaningful art experience for everyone attending our classes. So if you would like to bring a child's sibling who is outside the age group listed in the description, please just email us: info@theartannexbrooklyn.com. If they are within the age group, please just sign them up for a drop in that day.
  • Do you offer discounts or scholarships?
    We fundamentally believe that people of all ages deserve access to high quality arts programming. If you or your child would like to attend one of our classes but cannot for financial reasons, please contact us at info@theartannexbrooklyn.com.
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