ArtPlay Classes

Pre-K

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    PRIMARY BALLET

    Ages 4 - 6 | Saturdays | 9:00 am - 9:45 am

    Beginning ballet students are introduced to classical ballet, fundamental positions and movements to build their foundation for dance.

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    GLITTER, GREEN, AND GOLD

    Ages 4 - 6 | Saturdays | 10:00 am - 10:45 am

    This mixed media art class with the Wacky Nanny focuses on imagination and creation. Children will be led through projects that will open their creative minds and allow...

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    ONCE UPON A PAINTBRUSH

    Ages 2 - 4 | Saturdays | 11:00 am - 11:45 am

    Favorite storybooks and fairytales invite us to use our imagination and bring the pages to life. In this class, your young artists will explore an exciting new story...

Elementary & Middle

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    MUSICAL THEATRE WORKSHOP: VOCAL AUDITION AND SONG INTERPRETATION

    Ages 10 - 18 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

    Join Theatre UAB’s Valerie Accetta and ArtPlay as you explore the world of musical theatre through vocal auditions. Build your audition book, develop a character and learn to...

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    Get Creative

    Ages 7 - 12 | Mondays | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

    Does your little one like to draw, doodle or paint? Traditional and non-traditional art projects will be sure to delight and challenge your little artiste! We will use...

High School

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    MUSICAL THEATRE WORKSHOP: VOCAL AUDITION AND SONG INTERPRETATION

    Ages 10 - 18 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

    Join Theatre UAB’s Valerie Accetta and ArtPlay as you explore the world of musical theatre through vocal auditions. Build your audition book, develop a character and learn to...

  • ArtPlay: ArtClay

    Ages Ages 16+ | saturday | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Choose from a number of different shapes and textures to create your very own ceramic ornament that you can display at any time of the year! Creations will...

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    From Studio to Radio: Hip Hop Sampling

    Ages 13 - 18 | Saturday | 9:00 am - 10:30 am

    This class will examine the complex and controversial music process of sampling in Hip Hop music and present a study that illuminates the history, creative mechanics, and philosophy...

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    Spoken Word Composition and Performance

    Ages 11 - 18 | Mondays | 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

    Students will learn the history of hip hop and spoken word. Once acquainted with the traditions, students will engage with both forms; learning to compose pieces of their...

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    Capture This!

    Ages 14 - 18 | Tuesdays | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    Does your teen have an affinity for taking pictures? Are they obsessed with Instagram? In our class, students can take that interest in the photographic image and turn...

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    Intro to Watercolor

    Ages 14 - 18 | Wednesdays | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Learn the fundamentals of playing and exploring with watercolors from acclaimed artist Michael Locke. Michael shares his process of selecting the proper paints and brushes to get started...

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    Come on, Vogue! For Teens

    Ages 14 - 18 | Tuesdays | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Come on, vogue! Looking for a place to get away? Spend your Wednesday evenings on the dance floor at ArtPlay! Students will learn the basics of vogueing, a...

Adult

  • ArtPlay: ArtClay

    Ages Ages 16+ | saturday | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Choose from a number of different shapes and textures to create your very own ceramic ornament that you can display at any time of the year! Creations will...

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    Intro to Music Production Software

    Ages 17 - Adult | Saturday | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

    This class offers a glimpse into the world of beat making and provides students with the skills to make beats for a variety of genres such as hip...

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    Intro to Watercolor for Adults

    Ages 19 - Adult | Tuesdays | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Learn the fundamentals of playing and exploring with watercolors from acclaimed artist Michael Locke. Michael shares his process of selecting the proper paints and brushes to get started...

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    Come On, Vogue!

    Ages 19+ | Wednesday | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    Looking for a place to get away? Spend your Wednesday evenings on the dance floor at ArtPlay! Students will learn the basics of vogueing, a dance style with...

  • Live and Let’s Dye (A Lesson in Natural Dyes)

    Ages Ages 18+ | Saturday | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

    In this workshop, we will dye yarn and fabrics with three natural dyes: osage, cochineal, and indigo. Participants will see how each of the dyes is produced and...

  • Painting Between the Wines: Pet Portraits

    Ages 21+ | Saturday | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    We all know that your pet is your best friend and now is a chance to show them off! Enjoy a glass of wine while you paint your...

Workshops