Exploring Art Essentials

Students will be introduced to a variety of artists, with an emphasis on exploring themes and techniques demonstrated in the artists' drawings, paintings, sculptures, and animations. This course is very project-based and students will be guided through the artistic process to develop artistic, critical, and problem solving skills through the creation of artistic projects using a variety of media including charcoal, painting, and clay.

All materials and books will be included in the additional course materials fee ($75), which is due upon registration, along with the $195 deposit.


This course is open to students in Grades K through 3. There are no academic prerequisites for this course.

Schedule and Tuition

Schedule for 2016 - 2017

Refer to the Homeschool Programs page for the 2016 - 2017 school year schedule.


The tuition for Exploring Art Essentials is $595 per 16-week session. A $195 non-refundable deposit is due at the time of registration. This workshop requires a $75 materials fee also due upon registration. The remaining $400 must be paid by the registration deadline.

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