Classes are held at the Hubbard Arts Center, 309 N. Woodlawn, unless otherwise noted.
ARTspot Youth Art Classes
The ARTspot art classes are weekly classes where young artists can explore their favorite art form or try something new.
Classes are taught with an emphasis on understanding materials and self expression.
Whether it is for fun or to discover a new manner of self-expression, art has a value that will last a lifetime.
Benefits of Arts Education Source: Americans for the Arts, 2002.
Stimulates and develops the imagination and critical thinking, and refines cognitive and creative skills.
Has a tremendous impact on the developmental growth of every child and has proven to help level the "learning field" across socio-economic boundaries.
Strengthens problem-solving and critical-thinking skills, adding to overall academic achievement and school success.
Develops a sense of craftsmanship, quality task performance, and goal-setting—skills needed to succeed in the classroom and beyond.
Teaches children life skills such as developing an informed perception; articulating a vision; learning to solve problems and make decisions; building self-confidence and self-discipline; developing the ability to imagine what might be; and accepting responsibility to complete tasks from start to finish.
Nurtures important values, including team-building skills; respecting alternative viewpoints; and appreciating and being aware of different cultures and traditions.