Art Students League of Denver | Kids Out and About Denver

Art Students League of Denver

Address: 
200 Grant Street
Denver , CO , 80203
Phone: 303-778-6990
39° 43' 11.0136" N, 104° 59' 0.618" W
Contact name: 
Tessa Crisman
Subjects / Categories: 
At the Art Students League of Denver, every student has the opportunity to study with working artists in a wide selection of media. Our ongoing classes, workshops and summer camps provide hands-on experiences for all ages and ability levels.

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Arts: Visual, Hands-on

Location:

200 Grant Street
Denver, CO, 80203
United States

Phone:

303-778-6990

Ages 6-7 | Build-A-Buddy

Dates: 
07/20/2021
07/21/2021
07/22/2021
Time: 
1:00PM-4:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

ONLINE: Ages 11-13 | Pen & Ink Drawing

Dates: 
07/20/2021
07/21/2021
07/22/2021
Time: 
9:00-11:00AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

ONLINE: Ages 8-10 | Nature Art Lab

Dates: 
07/20/2021
07/21/2021
07/22/2021
Time: 
9:00-11:00AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

ONLINE: Ages 8-10 | Colorful Gelatin Prints

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
9:00AM-12:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

ONLINE: Ages 11-13 | Colorful Gelatin Prints

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
1:00-4:00PM

Location:

200 Grant Street
Denver, CO, 80203
United States

Phone:

303-778-6990

Ages 11-13 | Symbolism and Collage B

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
1:00PM-4:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

ONLINE: Ages 14-17 | Build Your World

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
1:00-3:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

ONLINE: Ages 8-10 | Stop Motion Animation

Dates: 
08/02/2021
08/03/2021
08/04/2021
Time: 
1:00-4:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

ONLINE: Ages 14-17 | Portfolio Review & Critique

Dates: 
08/02/2021
08/03/2021
08/04/2021
Time: 
9:00AM-11:00PM

Location:

200 Grant Street
Denver, CO, 80203
United States

Phone:

303-778-6990

Ages 11-13 | Pop Art Mixed Media

Dates: 
08/02/2021
08/03/2021
08/04/2021
Time: 
1:00PM-4:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

ONLINE: Ages 6-7 | Watercolor World Travel

Dates: 
08/02/2021
08/03/2021
08/04/2021
Time: 
1:00-4:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

ONLINE: Ages 8-10 | Multimedia Art Resist

Dates: 
08/09/2021
08/10/2021
08/11/2021
Time: 
1:00-3:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

ONLINE: Ages 14-17 | Calming Down With Art

Dates: 
08/09/2021
08/10/2021
08/11/2021
Time: 
9:00-11:00AM

Organization learning resources

Title Description Cost
Nature as Muse | Ages 6-7
PUBLISHED

Nature is both all around us and deep within us. In this mixed media course, Nature will be our inspiration and trees, leaves, sticks, stones, flowers will be our art objet. Kids are going to explore this natural world through art. A combination of observation, movements and visual art in different forms to kids explore their creative talents and express their relationship with nature.

Taught by Adriana Rondon. Saturdays from 9:30-11:30am beginning 10/17.

Visual arts / crafts
Visual arts / crafts
Early Elementary School
$
Voyage Under the Sea | Ages 6-7
PUBLISHED

Study the shapes of cartoon fish and other creatures of the sea. Learn to draw an underwater world. Then, recreate your sea creatures by cutting shapes and patterns from colorful papers, and pasting them together. On the final day, we will bring our underwater worlds to life with an Under the Sea party, wearing masks that we made in class!

Taught by Karmen Franklin. Saturday & Sunday 10/10 & 10/11 from 10:30am-12:30pm. 

Visual arts / crafts
Visual arts / crafts
Early Elementary School
$
Creative Self Portraits | Ages 6-7
PUBLISHED

In this mixed media course, we will focus in the fun and creative aspect of the Non-Traditional self portraits to kids tell visual stories about themselves. From Expressive, Pop and Symbolic creations, to Collages and Abstract, kids are going to explore and recreate what makes them unique, while develop fine motor, observation and focusing skills.

Taught by Adriana Rondon. Saturdays from 9:30-11:30am beginning 9/5

Visual arts / crafts
Visual arts / crafts
High School
$
Virtual Teen Studio | Ages 14-17
PUBLISHED

Over the last 10 years, Teen Studio Night, held every Friday night and available to teens ages 14–17, has become a staple in Denver for teens looking for their creative community.

Now virtually through Zoom, Teen Studio Night offers participating teens access to professional art instruction and guidance, demonstrations, as well as open conversations about art while they work independently on projects of their choosing. Teen Studio Night fosters a unique community of like-minded peers and the instructors Karl and Z, bring a range of artistic experiences to the class aimed to enrich and expand creative horizons. Let’s art!

Taught by Karl Poulson & Ashley 'Z' Farrell. Fridays from 6:30-9pm beginning on 9/4

Visual arts / crafts
Visual arts / crafts
High School
$
Canvas & Cookies | Ages 8-10
PUBLISHED

Join me for a weekend art class from your own home studio! Each week we will learn basic acrylic painting techniques along with a fun theme. I will share cookie recipes to make at home or students can eat their own snack while painting. Some techniques include color mixing, blending, layering, dabbing/stippling, dripping, scumbling (swirling), and sgraffito (scratching into the surface).

Taught by Bethany Conrad. Saturdays from 10-11am beginning on 10/24.

Visual arts / crafts
Visual arts / crafts
Late Elementary School
$
Canvas & Cookies | Ages 6-7
PUBLISHED

Join me for an afterschool art class from your own home studio! Each week we will learn basic acrylic painting techniques along with a fun theme. I will share cookie recipes to make at home or students can eat their own snack while painting. Some techniques include color mixing, blending, layering, dabbing/stippling, dripping, scumbling (swirling), and sgraffito (scratching into the surface).

Taught by Bethany Conrad. Fridays from 4:30-5:30pm beginning on 9/4.

Visual arts / crafts
Visual arts / crafts
Early Elementary School
$
Mixed Media Portraits | Ages 8-10
PUBLISHED

In this mixed media portrait class, we will focus on finding your personal creative voice. Appropriate for novice and experienced creators who have a passion for beauty, whimsy, and the unusual. We will use reference photos to guide us, but we are not copying the photo! We will cover feature placement, proportions, value, and learn to layer different materials to achieve interesting color combinations, textures, and expressions.

Taught by Jen Starling. Wednesdays from 4-5:30pm beginning on 12/2.

Visual arts / crafts
Late Elementary School
$
Expressive Portraits | Ages 14-17
PUBLISHED

From start to finish we will learn the foundations of portrait painting. Appropriate for novice and experienced creators who have a passion for beauty, whimsy, and the unusual. Using photo references as a starting point, we will focus on finding your personal creative voice. We will cover feature placement, proportions, and value. Preferred medium is oil paint, but acrylic is acceptable.

Taught by Jen Starling. Wednesdays from 4-6pm beginning on 11/4.

Visual arts / crafts
Middle School
High School
$
Reductive Painting | Ages 14-17
PUBLISHED

In this class we will build our initial layers using stencils and lace to create colorful patterns. We will proceed to cover the initial layers with paint, and use reductive techniques to unearth desired forms. Each student’s work will be unique and unexpected! Learn different spray paint techniques, and use alternative tools to remove paint in order to create the desired effect. Set aside common tools and methods of creating in order to explore new possibilities! Respirators highly recommended.

Taught by Jen Starling. Saturdays from 10am-2pm beginning on 10/31.

Visual arts / crafts
Middle School
High School
$
Sew Cool | Ages 8-10
PUBLISHED

Discover the essentials of sewing machines and fabrics, creating artworks of your own design.

Taught by Jackie Scott. Sundays from 1-4pm beginning on 9/13.

Visual arts / crafts
Late Elementary School
$
Stop Motion Animation | Ages 11-13
PUBLISHED

In this course, students will create simple stop motion animations with cut paper, oil-based clay and a digital camera. Watch clay transform, morph and move before your eyes!

Taught by Julia Brown. Saturdays from 1-4pm beginning on 9/5.

Visual arts / crafts
Late Elementary School
Middle School
$
Weekend Art Club | Ages 8-10
PUBLISHED

Let's Art! Saturday mornings are mornings for making! We will create imaginative multi-media art projects that are skill based and inspired by artists, art history and other cultures. We will create Masks, sculptures, puppets. We will draw, paint, sew, sculpt, print and assemble masterpieces. Come Play With US!!
We break for snack. Please bring a snack, wear oldish clothes and get ready to play and get creative!

Taught by Kit Hernandez. Every other Saturday from 9:30am-12:30pm beginning on 9/5.

Visual arts / crafts
Late Elementary School
$
Art Lab | 11-13
PUBLISHED

Explore the tools and techniques that artists use to create work — from both life and imagination —as we experiment with different media, look at other artists’ work and discover what it means to see the world through the artist’s eye. Students will learn how to improve their observational skills and understanding of art elements such as line, shape, value, color mixing and more.

Taught by Jenn Almond Williams. Saturdays from 9am-12pm beginning on 9/5.

Visual arts / crafts
Late Elementary School
Middle School
$
Drawing Techniques | Ages 8-10
PUBLISHED

If you crave more information about how to improve your drawing, then this class is for you. Learn to draw faces, figures, animals, still-life and more! Explore various ways of drawing and shading with the use of reference photos and objects. Practice disengaging your perfectionist side and welcome "mistakes" as part of the process. In this class we focus on observational drawing skills, and inspiring individual creativity with fun illustration prompts.

Taught by Erin Schoepke. Thursdays from 4-5:30pm beginning 9/3.

Visual arts / crafts
Late Elementary School
$
Art Students League of Denver- ASLD Virtual Programming
PUBLISHED

We are offering a mix of live demos/activities via Zoom, Instagram TV, and Youtube. They are all fine arts related and are intended for viewers to follow along at home and continue their art practices as we practice physical distancing.

Visual arts / crafts
Late Elementary School
Middle School
High School
Adults