Ai Studios, PO Box 33, Towaco, NJ 07082
973-257-1500
Web: www.aistudios.net
Email: aistudios@optimum.net

Ai Studios Summer Fun Class Descriptions

The following table show our Summer Fun programs and class descriptions for eachgrade level.

Ai Studios Grades K-4 Class Descriptions
Class Name
Class Descriptions
Example
 
Art and Imagination Program
Artivities
Have fun activiely creating amazing art pieces that you child can proudly display at home, which include drawing, painting, perler beads, legos, making collages, sculptures, mobiles, paper mache' objects, art accessorizing objects, and more! Each class we will create a new project. This class is taught by an experienced artist.
 
Paper Mache
Learn to make fun and colorful figures out of newspaper, tape, cardboard, and white glue. The class will first learn how to make forms and shapes. Paper mâché has it own quirks and sometimes a mind of its own! We will also learn how to use supports, cardboard, and wire, and also discuss various painting techniques and finishes available for work in paper mâché.
 

Doodle and Draw

This is the perfect class for the young artist who wants to have fun creating artwork to express their individualism or for something to show to their friends and family!  Learn all kinds of drawing techniques using different mediums, including crayons and colored pencils. The class is taught by an experienced artist.

 
Creative Drawing
This class is for students who love to pencil sketch and want to improve their drawing skills and attention to detail. These skills will help students draw realistically. Students will appreciate the opportunities to draw with others and hone these skills together. This class is taught by an experienced artist.
 
Realistic Drawing
Grades 3-5. For kids that love to draw and want to learn more! Builds up from the foundations of fine arts drawing. If you are ready for more than the basics, this is a great class for you. We will work with real artist's tools like conte chalk, charcoal and graphite. You will learn about line, composition, structure, proportion, shading, cross-hatching, light and shadow, and more. Students will draw still life as well as from images. This class is taught by an experienced artist.
 

Sketching

Grades 3-5. This class is for students who love to sketch and want to improve their skills and attention to detail. Learn to draw from direct observation, how to draw free form what the eye sees, sketching with quick easy techniques. This class is taught by an experienced artist.
 
Cartooning
Do you like to make people laugh? This class is for students who love to have fun drawing funny cartoons. You'll learn how to draw cartoony people, places, animals, and things. Work with pencils, colored pencils, inks, and paints. This class is taught by a professional artist.
 
Pokemon Anime /
Manga Art
Learn how to draw Pokemon cartoon art in the Japanese Anime / Manga style, developing your own creatures and characters. Manga drawings are bold and dynamic, with lots of movement and expression. Learn about Manga faces - eyes, noses and mouths and explore styles of hair. Create different action poses, and start to put your characters into an environment. This class is taught by an experienced artist.
 
Painting
This class is for students who love to paint, using both watercolors and acrylic paints. Children are taught how to draw in proportion, shade and blend, hold a paint brush correctly, how to use the brush strokes to paint smoothly, while also learning how to blend colors. This class is taught by an experienced artist.
 
Fun with Clay
Imagine creating life like cupcakes…or food you like to eat such as a bowl of spaghetti and meatballs… an ice cream sundae or pepperoni pizza.  Creating meaningful art from clay brings happiness to young artists. This class focuses on basic clay hand- building skills. Students will learn to translate shape and form into works of art.  Students will also paint some of their creations to create one of a kind masterpieces!  This class will be taught by an experienced artist.
 
Sculpting
Make your own figurines and statuettes in detail with Sculpty Clay and sculpting tools. Learn how to make more advanced three dimensional sculptures. Learn how to use wiring to make the basic form, apply Sculpty, then use hand tools to develop textures, and then paint your sculpture to finish the final product. This class is taught by a professional artist.

 
Sewing
Knowing how to sew opens up a whole new world of creativity! Kids learn to sew by hand and machine while developing their creativity. Each week students create different fun sewing projects. This class is taught by a professional.

 
Fashion A-Z
Get a jumpstart on your fashion career and learn how to use your imagination to create own clothing line, and your own lip glosses and nail polish. Learn the ins and outs of creating your own style and becoming a stylist. Also, learn the exciting techniques of modeling. Learn how to do the model walk, how to pose, how to gesture with your hands, how to move naturally with attitude, and more. Great way to overcome shyness and have fun.
 
Perler Beads
Have fun creating your own designs by placing beads one by one on a Perler Pegboard! Follow our patterns or be creative and make your own. This class is taught by an experienced artist.
 
Jewelry Making
Make your own jewelry line! Learn how to make your own bracelets and necklaces, using stringing methods and choosing your own kind of beads and crystals. This class is taught by an experienced craftsman.
 
Lego World
Great fun making your own Lego creations! Make individual or group projects. Ideas for projects will be instructed. (Legos projects do not go home). This class is taught by an experienced artist.
 
Kid's Create
What do you get when you merge art and writing? Kids will learn how to create and publish their own books, comics, online blogs, magazines, posters, YouTube videos, and more. Learn about all different types of publishing. Want to write and draw your own amazing story? Learn how to write and illustrate your own interesting and creative story. How to layout a story page, tell a story in sequence, design characters, and more.

 
Studio Time
Create your own art and imagination projects. Guided individual study for children you wish to concentrate on a specific area in drawing, painting, writing, sewing, or any other projects in the arts. Also, kids can create their own costumes for halloween or parties.
 
Wild Science
Learn cool and crazy stuff about science! Have great fun doing all kinds of amazing science experiments. Each class is themed around a particular area of science, including chemistry and nature studies. Children engage in exciting hands-on activities, watch spectacular demonstrations, participate in inquiry-based discussions and take home things that they have made themselves, like model volcanos, lava lamps, hurricanes in a bottle, and more. Also, learn fun, weird, and crazy facts about wild animals and the amazing things they do in nature.
 
Ever wonder how buildings and roads are made? If your child is happiest when he or she is building stuff, they can learn about the ever changing world of Technology, Engineering, Robotics, and the Arts, while developing creative problem-solving, critical thinking, teamwork and time management skills in a fun, creative and hands-on environment.
 
Rockets and Planes -
Aerospace
Learn about what makes rockets work and how ships can fly in the air and in space. Use the Engineering Design Process to design, create, test, and refine a variety of flying machines to create and test their own air-powered rockets, and assemble a parachute that actually takes flight!
 
Chess Club

Learn how to play beginner's Chess! Learn what each Chess piece is allowed to do, how to understand strategy, how to conceptualize, and think ahead. Includes: Rules of the game. Taking Initiative. Various types of Chess Endings. Strategy and Ideas behind chess openings. Strategic ideas.

Playing chess has proven to help students enhance their creativity, improve their power of concentration, develop and expand critical thinking skills, boost memory and retention, and achieve superior academic performance.

Additionally, chess has been shown to augment problem-solving capabilities, provide cultural enrichment, advance intellectual maturity, and enhance self-esteem.

 
Media & Computer Arts Program

Digital Photo / Video Arts

Learn the fundamentals of digital photography and video making. Photography arts include digital editing procedures, focal point, basic composition, and exposure. Understand the importance of the visual images in communicating ideas and information. Using your cell phone or iPad, learn the best way to take cool digital photos that will impress your friends and family. Find the balance between light, composition, and exposure to create stunning digital images. Once photos are taken, they will hit the iPad and learn basic phot editing- how to edit their photos by manipulating images, color correction, and playing with different effects.

Also, make your own videos for YouTube or elsewhere! How exciting it would be to create your own videos on your iPad, from music videos to Claymation and more. Learn how to script, film, and edit your own short films. Can include making a YouTube Vlogging channel.

This class is taught by an experienced artist.
NOTE: Student must bring own Laptop computer, Smart phone or iPad that has camera and video abilities. 

 
Animation Arts

While working on a strong foundation in drawing, you can have a lot of fun using the iPad or other device to explore your art!  Create stop motion and other animation videos on your own Smart Phone camera, iPad, and design your own characters. This class is taught by an experienced digital artist.

NOTE: Student must bring own Laptop computer, iPad or iPad Mini and a stylus.

 
Performance Arts Program
Dance Arts
Have fun and get fit too by learning dance fundamentals from Ballet, Lyrical, Jazz, Tap, and Hip Hop. Taught by a professional instructor.
 
Performing Arts
Lights! Camera! Action! Does your child belong on America's Got Talent or The Voice? Have great fun being part of a Musical Theater group or create a dance routine. Classes are exciting and challenging for all students! Roles will be assigned for actors, scenery painters play writes, and production members. Taught by a professional instructor.
 
Theater 4 Kids
Lights! Camera! Action! Have great fun being part of a theater production team. Roles will be assigned for actors, scenery painters, play writes, and production members. Taught by a professional instructor.
 
Fashion Star
Learn the exciting techniques of modeling. Learn how to do the model walk, how to pose, how to gesture with your hands, how to move naturally with attitude, and more. Great way to over come shyness and have fun. Appear in a fashion show!
 
Wellness Arts Program
Yoga 4 Kids
Let's relax! Let's clear our minds so we can focus better using traditional beginner Yoga poses. Gentle movements to increase flexibility, strength, and well-being. Students are led through stretches, yoga postures, and breathing practices. Taught by a professional instructor. Please have your child bring a Yoga Mat.
 
Dance-Arobics
Have fun and get fit too! Get active and move around while dancing to cool music and get a great workout at the same time. Taught by a professional instructor.
 
Fitness 4 Kids
Have fun while being active stretching and strengthening the body! Get more fit, build stamina, get looser and stronger, and learn balance for better coordination. Taughtby a professional instructor.
 

 

Ai Studios Grades 5-7 Class Descriptions
Class Name
Class Descriptions
Example
 
Art and Imagination Program
Drawing
Learn all kinds of drawing techniques using different mediums, including charcoals and colored pencils. These skills will help students draw realistically. This class is taught by an experienced artist.
 

Sketching

This class is for students who love to sketch and want to improve their skills and attention to detail. Learn to draw from direct observation, how to draw free form what the eye sees, sketching with quick easy techniques. This class is taught by an experienced artist.
 
Illustration
Learn the art of illustration. How to graphically explain an idea to illustrate a story or scene, whether realistically or stylistically rendered. Learn many different pencil drawing, inking, and painting techniques to prepare for a commercial art career.
 
Creative / Realistic Painting

This class is for students who love to paint and want to learn more! Builds up from the foundations of fine arts painting. If you are ready for more than the basics, this is a great class for you. We will work with watercolors and acrylic paints. You will learn about color theory, composition, structure, proportion, light and shadow, and more. express mood through painting, while also learning how to blend colors, the use of different brush strokes for effect, and learn different styles of painting. Students will paint from still life as well as from images. This class is taught by an experienced artist.

 
Amazing Artists
Do you like history and art? Looking to the masters for inspiration, this class combines art history with art-making! Great drawing and painting class about famous artists in history and what creative ideas you can learn from them. Practice techniques and art styles developed by amazing artists from history, such as impressionism, cubism, abstract expressionism, dada, pop art, op art, and more.
 
Sculpting
Make your own figurines and statuettes in detail with Sculpty Clay and sculpting tools. Learn how to make more advanced three dimensional sculptures. Learn how to use wiring to make the basic form, apply Sculpty, then use hand tools to develop textures, and then paint your sculpture to finish the final product. This class is taught by a professional artist.
 
Paper Craft
NEW! Make amazing 3-D paper sculptures. Each class we will put together a beautiful and fun paper craft project. We will make realistic looking animals, pets, exotic objects, buildings, and more that will look like full color statuettes, but made out of folding and cut paper from super detailed print-outs. This class is taught by a professional artist.
 
Fashion Design
Create your own clothing line! Learn how to illustrate your fashions and accessories. Get a jumpstart on your fashion career and learn how to draw the 9-headed figure used in the fashion industry. Class is taught by a professional artist.
 
Jewelry Design
Have fun designing and making your own jewelry style, learn new techniques and methods for making jewelry that is beautiful and one of a kind. This class is taught by a experienced craftsman.
 
Interior Design
Learn how to re-design your room in a better way, like a Professional Interior Designer! Combine art and engineering skils to understand how to design rooms to be more useful and better looking. Make your bedroom over with its own theme, design the layout, and how everything should look.
 
Architecture
Learn how architects design buildings. Use your imagination to design and draw floor plans, trace furniture onto the plans, and build a detailed 3-D model of a house or buidling.
 
Cartoon Novels
Want to write and draw your own funny story? For readers of Dairy of a Wimpy Kid and the Dork Dairies. Learn how to write and illustrate your own interesting and creative story. How to layout a story page, tell a story in sequence, design funny characters, and more.
 
Young Writers
Use your imagination to write creative stories, using different kinds of exercises that help your creative ideas flow! Explore prose, poetry, scriptwriting, and creative non-fiction, and stretch your creativity.
 
Art Journaling
Enjoy creating an art journal! An art journal is a journal in which you combine art and words to express yourself. Many great writing projects that combine illustrative art (doodling, drawing, inking, collage, and more) with expressive writing about your thoughts, feelings, poems, words of inspiration, and more.
 
Power Speech
How to communicate efficiently and effectively for public speaking. Write and delivery speeches that are motivating and inspiring to the listeners.
 
Wild Science
Learn cool stuff about science! Each class is themed around a particular area of science. Children engage in exciting hands-on activities, watch spectacular demonstrations, participate in inquiry-based discussions and take home things that they have made themselves, like model rockets, lava lamps, hurricanes, and more.
 
Weird Chemistry
Action packed science class with classic experiments and crazy concoctions. Have great fun doing all kinds of amazing chemistry experiments. Children engage in exciting hands-on activities, watch spectacular demonstrations, participate in inquiry-based discussions.
 
Aerospace
Learn about what makes rockets work and how ships can fly in the air and in space. Use the Engineering Design Process to design, create, test, and refine a variety of flying machines to create and test their own air-powered rockets, and assemble a parachute that actually takes flight!
 
Engineering
Learn how science, technology, engineering, and math can come together in a fun and challenging way. Understand how machines are constructed and designed using a variety of hands-on projects.
 
Media & Computer Arts Program
Digital Photography I

Learn the fundamentals of photography, including digital editing procedures, basic composition and exposure, and the use of cameras. Understand the importance of the visual images in communicating ideas and information. Using your cell phone or iPad camera, learn the best way to take cool digital photos that will impress your friends and family. Find the balance between light, composition, and exposure to create stunning digital images. This class is taught by an experienced artist.

NOTE: Student must bring own Smart phone or iPad that has camera and video abilities. 

 
Animation

Create stop motion animation videos by writing your own scripts, creating storyboards, and designing characters. Explore stop motion animation while using multiple types of media including clay, paper, toys, and found objects. This class is taught by an experienced artist.

NOTE: Student must bring own Laptop computer, Smart phone or iPad that has camera and video abilities. 

 
Video Arts

Become your own film director! Learn the fundamentals of filmmaking - directing, screenwriting, camera, editing, aesthetics, and more. Learn video editing techniques. Learn how to script, film, and edit your own short films; everything from the basics on producing video to how to be successful as a producer.

NOTE: Student must bring own Laptop computer, Smart phone or iPad that has camera and video abilities. 

 
       
Game Design - iPad

Create video games on the iPad with your own characters, obstacles, settings, and controls. We foster creativity and applied learning while using mathematics and literacy skills. This class is taught by an experienced artist.

NOTE: Student must bring own iPad. 

 
Performance Arts Program
Dance Arts
Have fun and get fit too by learning dance fundamentals from Ballet, Lyrical, Jazz, Tap, and Hip Hop. Taught by a professional instructor.
 
Theater Arts
Lights! Camera! Action! Have great fun being part of a theater production team. Roles will be assigned for actors, scenery painters, play writes, and production members. Taught by a professional instructor.
 
Performing Arts
Lights! Camera! Action! Does your child belong on America's Got Talent or The Voice? Have great fun being part of a Musical Theater group or create a dance routine. Classes are exciting and challenging for all students! Roles will be assigned for actors, scenery painters play writes, and production members. Taught by a professional instructor.
 
Wellness Arts Program
Yoga
Relax and get into shape at the same time! Yoga makes the body strong and flexible. Gentle movements to increase flexibility, strength, and well-being. Students are led through stretches, yoga postures, and breathing practices, then guided into deep relaxation using visual imagery. Learn yoga poses to tone the whole body, strengthen muscles, improve posture, and increase your energy. Please bring your own mat. Taught by a professional instructor.
Please have your child bring a Yoga Mat.

 

 
Martial Arts
Have fun with ancient traditional Chinese Kung Fu movements that are good for fitness as well as self defense. Learn short and simple routines that can be performed for show. Kung Fu is different from Karate or Tae Kwon Do as it is free flowing and circular in movement, and teaches how to be evasive. Taught by a professional instructor.
 

 

Ai Studios Grades 8-12 Class Descriptions
Class Name
Class Descriptions
Example
 
Art and Imagination Program
Drawing I
Learn all kinds of pencil drawing techniques using different mediums, including charcoals and colored pencils. Understand about line, shape, form, composition, proportion, perspective, and other concepts through the use of pencil and pen and ink. The class is taught by an experienced artist.
 

Drawing II

Learn advanced pencil drawing techniques that enhance your skills and abilities to creatively design and illustrate an image, using different mediums, including charcoals and colored pencils. Learn about anatomy, structures, and textures that give your drawings a real sense of life. The class is taught by an experienced artist.
 
Color Theory
Understand the effect that colors have in artwork and beyond. Learn the different aspects of colour and light perception such as hue, lightness and chroma, brightness and saturation, visual perception of colour, mixing paints, and additive and subtractive colour mixing. Helps you become a better painter and artist.
 
Painting I
Learn how to paint using acrylic type of paint. Learn color management, composition, perspective, brush techniques, and more. Create landscapes, portrait, still lifes, and realistic scenes. Have fun while you develop your own style of painting. This class is taught by a professional artist.
 
Typography
Typography is an artistic expression of language, based on precise positioning and appearance. Typography is important no matter what the medium, and good design can be quickly lost with poor typography. Understand how to use lettering and typeset techniques creatively and effectively. Important for graphic design.
 
Graphic Design
Learning the exciting art of designing magazine covers, posters, and publicity materials! Graphic designers give form and function to text and images for all sorts of communications, from corporate identity and magazines to websites and posters, translating complex information into easily understood visual messages.
 
Sculpting
Creating sculptures in detail with Sculpty Clay and sculpting tools. Learn how to make more advanced three dimensional sculptures. Learn how to use wiring to make the basic form, apply Sculpty, and then use hand tools to develop textures and finish the final product. This class is taught by a professional artist.
 
Sewing
Knowing how to sew opens up a whole new world of creativity! Learn to sew by hand and machine while developing your creativity. Each week students create different fun sewing projects. This class is taught by a professional.
 
Surface Design
Create great patterns that delight and amaze! Learn about how to design textile fabrics, textures, and more. Create pattern designs that hit all the major principles and elements of design with contrast, balance, scale, and color. Teaches a wide variety of skills from textile & fabric designing to homeware designing & paper products designing.
 
Fashion Design
Get a jumpstart on your fashion career and learn how to draw the 9-headed figure used in the fashion industry. Learn how to illustrate your fashions and accessories. Create your own clothing line! This class is taught by a professional artist.
 
Recycle Clothing
Remake, remodel! Weave, snip, stitch, and paint your old clothes into something unique and original. The favorite shirt you wore so much it now has holes can be recycled into somethingnew. In this class we will go over stitches, measuring, creating a basic pattern, and experiment with different materials for transforming an object.
 
Shoe Design
Is your calling to be a footwear designer? Learn the art of modelling and designing of shoes. Understand the rules of construction that will help you to create any design. Use shoe pattern techniques to explore your creativity by giving you the right tools and freedom in design. Make really fun looking flip-flops.
 
Interior Design
Learn how to re-design rooms in a better way, like a Professional Interior Designer! Combine art and engineering skils to understand how to design rooms to be more useful and better looking. Make rooms over with their own theme, design the layout, and how everything should look and why.
 
Feng Shui
Learn the ancient Chinese art of Feng Shui and how designers have been using it for thousands of years. Learn how to apply these ancient principles to help design spaces that are more harmonious, less cluttered, and reinforce positive energy. Understand how to use Feng Shui remedies to achieve personal and design goals.
 
Architectural Art
Learn the four orders of architecture art: Doric, Ionic, Corinthian and Composite. Understand the visual, functional, and compositional possibilities associated with architectural design within our physical, natural and social environments. Learn about the process of designing and making visual and physical changes to our environment to enhance its quality and our experience of it.
 
Amazing Artists
Do you like history and art? Looking to the masters for inspiration, this class combines art history with art-making! Great drawing and painting class about famous artists in history and what creative ideas you can learn from them. Practice techniques and art styles developed by amazing artists from history, such as impressionism, cubism, abstract expressionism, dada, pop art, op art, and more.
 
Renaissance Art
Practice drawing and painting like the great Renaissance artists! What made Leonardo Da Vinci and Michaelangelo great artists that still influence us today? Learn how Renaissance art showed joy in human beauty and life's pleasures. Understand how Renaissance art is more lifelike than in the art of the Middle Ages and how Renaissance artists studied perspective, or the differences in the way things look when they are close to something or far away and painted in a way that showed these differences to have depth.
 
Art of Comix
Learn how to effectively create graphic novels, which is telling a great story through words and pictures. Understand different methods and styles of storytelling involving both art and text. Learn how to write a script, creatively draw out the story telling panels, and create the lettering.
 
Art of Publicity
How to efficiently and effectively create winning public relations and publicity campaigns. Understand how to package public relations information. Learn about writing a press bio; writing a topic summary; the art of the press release; the basics of the op-ed; and organizing the short informational feature.
 
Creative Writing
Use your imagination to write creative stories, using different kinds of exercises that help your creative ideas flow! Explore prose, poetry, scriptwriting, and creative non-fiction, and stretch your creativity.
 
Research Writing
Use research methods to understand and communicate about a subject effectively. Learn how to implement the critical reading and thinking skills and strategies necessary to the practice of persuasive research writing. Write articles that use well documented and credible sources, are correctly footnoted, and are well structured.
 
Journalism Arts
Go deeper into the art of writing the best news stories. Learn clear writing, how to prioritize and synthesize information, perform under deadline pressure, and compose for print and the internet. Produce stories that are suitable for publication in a daily newspaper.
 
Write to Inspire
Want to write an unforgettable moving novel that is hard to put down? Understand what makes for inspiring writing, what stirs the emotions, and what captures people's attention. Explore how to write in a moving and persuasive way.
 
The Art of the Book
Learn how to design and create books for publication, from cover to cover. How to do page layouts, organize the text, how to add the graphics, create the book cover, editing tools, and how to do all the set up work necessary to publish a book.
 
Public Speaking
Unlock your potential by discovering the secrets of successful speakers. Conquer fear of public speaking. Learn to manage stage fright with gradual exposure in manageable steps. Learn effective methods for public speaking.
 
Shark Tank Jr.
Look for problems to solve or appliances, toys, or games that can be improved. We will brainstorm possible solutions, research prior examples and materials and design, build and test working models. Every step of the process is to be carefully recorded in their Notebooks. How to get funding. The students will realize that there is usually a lot of work to get to a finished product.
 
Media & Computer Arts Program
Digital Photography II

Learn to recognize quality photographs, both technically and aesthetically, and how to make, manage, and edit photographs with digital cameras, media, computers, and software. Understand the planning and shooting of photographs for print and web versions of newspapers and magazines, This class is taught by an experienced artist.

NOTE: Student must bring own Smart Phone or iPad.

 
Digital Studio Arts

Learn about the world of digital art and what programs to use for creative and effective artwork development. How to use the most important software programs for creating and developing imaginative graphic arts all digitally. Learn to combine your artistic ability with the technology and mechanics behind today's design processes. Use software tools to edit images. Learn how to manage and edit photos. Create your own digital art by manipulating hand-drawn sketches within Photoshop or other programs. You can create comic strips, digital collages, and digital images.

NOTE: Student must bring own Laptop Computer or iPad.

 
Motion Graphics

Ever wonder how the animated graphics are made at the beginning of a film? Explore the fundamental principles of motion graphics—a blend of typography art and computer technology that creates dynamic visuals for the screen. Learn the process of creating effective titles and sequences for broadcast graphics, film titles, and commercials. Understand how to create engaging visual imagery, to generate unique ideas, and to apply color palettes that support a concept.

NOTE: Student must bring own Laptop Computer or iPad.

 
Webpage Design

Interested in learning how to build web sites or improve your web design skills? Web design encompasses many different skills and disciplines in the production and maintenance of websites. Create dynamic websites that not only look great but are easy to navigate.

NOTE: Student must bring own Laptop Computer or iPad.

 
Performance Arts Program
Dance Arts
Have fun and get fit too by learning dance fundamentals from Ballet, Lyrical, Jazz, Tap, and Hip Hop. Taught by a professional instructor.
 
Performing Arts

Lights! Camera! Action! Does your child belong on America's Got Talent or The Voice? Have great fun being part of a Musical Theater group or create a dance routine. Classes are exciting and challenging for all students! Roles will be assigned for actors, scenery painters play writes, and production members. Taught by a professional instructor.

NOTE: The class runs Monday through Friday as a three hour block of classes, please register for three one hour classes in a row per day. Each week the class will end with a different performance by the class, so it can be taken multiple times during the summer program.

 
Theater Arts

Lights! Camera! Action! Have great fun being part of a theater production team. Classes are exciting and challenging for all students! Roles will be assigned for actors, scenery painters play writes, and production members. Taught by a professional instructor.

NOTE: The class runs Monday through Friday as a three hour block of classes, please register for three one hour classes in a row per day. Each week the class will end with a different performance by the class, so it can be taken multiple times during the summer program.

 
Song Writing
Do you want to entertain people? Learn the art of creative song writing! Learn how to structure and arrange songs, create “hooks,” craft lyrics, manipulate melody, rhythm and harmony, merge words with music, and write toward diffrent genre. Make exciting sounding music as you explore lyric writing and song construction while also touching on musical concepts.
 
Wellness Arts Program
Yoga
Relax and get into shape at the same time! Yoga makes the body strong and flexible. Gentle movements to increase flexibility, strength, and well-being. Students are led through stretches, yoga postures, and breathing practices, then guided into deep relaxation using visual imagery. Learn yoga poses to tone the whole body, strengthen muscles, improve posture, and increase your energy. Please bring your own Yoga Mat. Taught by a professional instructor.
 
Guided Meditation
Meditation is a highly effective de-stress practice, since it gives relaxation. Once the body is calm, then the end result is the mind is calmer, more focus, more energized, and more able to function. Learn how deep breathing can help you deal with stress. Guided imagery is used to develop your imagination and ultimately feel better. Taught by a professional instructor.
 
Healing Energy
Become much stronger and healthier from the inside out. Learn how to strengthen your body and enhance your well being while doing Chinese Yoga (Daoyin) postures, Neigong and Qigong (Energy Work) movements. Similar to Tai Chi, as it is free flowing and circular in movement. Build balance, strength, coordination, and body awareness from head to toe. Taught by a professional instructor.