Welcome to another semester at Muckykids! For this semester, Art and Technique will focus on mixed media.

Muckykids Art Studio offers a variety of classes for kids aged 18 mo. through 12 years. Class series consist of ten weekly sessions. Sessions run anywhere from 45 minutes to 2 hours, as noted in the class descriptions. The class series listed are our offerings for the Spring 2019 semester, which starts April 1, 2019. Select a class and section, then click REGISTER to pay with your credit card.

  • The studio will be closed the week of April 15th for the Cambridge school system’s April break. The semester will extend an extra week in order to allow each class to meet for 10 sessions.

SENSORY FUN (18-36 mo.) | ART EXPLORATIONS (3-4 yr.) | ART AND TECHNIQUE (5-7 yr.) | ART AND SCIENCE (5-7 yr.) | FIBER ARTS (8-12 yr.)

Sensory Fun (Ages 18-36 mo.) – 45 min. x 10 weeks
Come paint with trucks, fingers and brushes! Explore slime, color mixing, glue, clay, magnetism, sound and more! Each week there is a varied selection of sensory-rich, art-themed projects. Sensory Fun is a wonderful opportunity to participate in your young child’s artistic exploration and discovery. This is a process-based class, with a focus on open-ended activities. Please come prepared to get messy! Enrollment limited to 10 per section.

45 mins x 10 weeks | parent+child | $235.00
Starts the week of April 1, 2019
Mondays at 10:15 am - 11:00 am (full)
Tuesdays at 10:15 am - 11:00 am (full)
Wednesdays at 10:15 am - 11:00 am (full)

Art Explorations (Ages 3+4) – 1 hr x 10 weeks
In this class for preschoolers we will explore basic art concepts and skills! There will be projects that allow for experimentation with line quality, color theory, shape, mixed media, 2D vs. 3D, cutting, printing, gluing, simple stitching, and more. Some of the projects will include mono printing on felt, wax resist, shape collage, color mixing, and sculpture activities. This is a process-based class, allowing for individual expression, experimentation, and emergent curriculum.

1hr x 10 weeks | parent+child or drop-off | $240.00
Starts the week of April 1, 2019
Tuesdays at 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm (1 of 9 spaces left)
Wednesdays at 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm (full)

Art and Technique – Mixed Media (Ages 5-7) – 1 hr 15 min x 10 weeks
In this class we will explore mixed media by way of bookmaking, sculpture, and jewelry/adornment. These multi-layered projects will include using printmaking techniques, collage, fiber, painting, clay, and much more. We will even use simple circuits for spinning paper sculptures. This class favors process over product, allowing for artistic discovery and emergent curriculum.

1.25hr x 10 weeks | drop-off | $245.00
Starts the week of April 1, 2019
Wednesdays at 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm (full)

Art and Science for 5-7’s (Ages 5-7) – 1 hr 15 min x 10 weeks
In this class we will have a blast thinking and acting like the creative scientists that we already are!! As a group we will predict outcomes, explore the process of experimentation, and examine results. Some of the many activities will include: painting with pendulums, building simple molecules with air dry clay, magnifying drawings with polymer balls, catching and bending light, making colorful potions, and building simple circuits. Enrollment limited to 8 per section.

1.25hr x 10 weeks | drop-off | $245.00
Starts the week of April 1, 2019
Mondays at 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm (full)
Tuesdays at 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm (3 of 8 spaces left)

Fiber Arts (Ages 8-12) – 2 hrs x 10 weeks
In a relaxed, cozy atmosphere come spend, in total, 20 hours exploring traditional and modern fiber art techniques, with the joy of crafting and creative spontaneity flavoring it all. After the first few classes of practicing basic techniques, we will have ample opportunity to create individual projects, depending on where inspiration leads!

Projects we will take on may include:
* Soft sculpture
* Marbling fabric
* Weaving
* Printing
* Embroidery and hand stitching
* Fusible fabric collage
* Attaching eyelets and snaps
* Using beads, buttons, sequins, and more for embellishments

Bring dinner along, if you’d like, to eat during this two-hour evening class.

This is a class that allows for individual project ideas and exploration, therefore is for all skill levels.

2 hours x 10 weeks | drop-off | $295.00
Starts the week of April 1, 2019
Tuesdays at 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm (3 of 8 spaces left) [REGISTER]

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