BEEHIVE is a creatively charged visual art experience for children. It’s about inspiring with the sheer joy of the creative process and introducing exciting techniques and mediums. Our passion is to inspire young artists imaginations and talents. We teach with a limitless, process-based approach where the artist always has complete creative license.
little’s ART for kids 2 – 4 yrs.
THU Nov 9 – Dec 14 10:00 – 11:00 $100 5 classes – drop in $20
Join your child in our studio for a range of open-ended, age appropriate hands-on ART explorations. Each class offers new experiences for your child to learn, explore and develop new skills… color, texture, painting, printing, building, gluing and collage.
ART exploration for kids 4 – 6 yrs.
TUE Jan 9 – Feb 13 1:30 – 2:30 $130 6 classes
THUR Jan 11 – Feb 15 2:00 – 3:00 $130 6 classes
This one hour mixed-media class concentrates on the artistic process and individual visual expression. We will experiment with watercolors, oil pastels, paints, paper, wood and fabric, while exploring collage, 3-D sculpture, book making, printmaking and constructing. Super fun and engaging ART specifically designed for 4 – 6 year olds.
expanded ART for kids 5+
Children experience age appropriate projects in an exciting, artistically stimulating, non-competitive and nurturing environment. An intro to art techniques is taught in a variety mediums including watercolor, oil pastel, paint, photo, print and pattern collage, 3-D sculpture, book making, printmaking, mobiles, installations, decorating, sewing and textiles.
MON Jan 8 – Feb 12 4 – 5:30 $150 6 classes
DOLL HOUSE class for kids 5+
TUES Sept 19 – Oct 10 4:00 – 5:30 $160 4 classes (FULL)
THUR Sept 28 – Oct 19 4:00 – 5:30 $160 4 classes (one spot open)
TUES Oct 17 – Nov 14 4:00 – 5:30 $160 4 classes ( FULL)
Join us for this amazing doll house class inspired by my friend at Hatch Studio, Shannon Merenstein. We’ll be creating our own personal doll houses! We’ll meet for four classes, covering the basics of the doll house design and explore the details of designing the inside with wall papers, furniture and all sorts of miniatures. The possibilities are endless and I cannot wait!
Where the big kids come to make cool art! We will be busy exploring sewing, dying, constructing, painting and mixed media using vibrant and exciting materials. Hula hoop lights, shibori dying, wood / wire sculptures, moving mobiles, weaving wallhangings and painted canvas are going to be explored in this session.
I have wanted to offer this class for years! This class is all about gift making and giving. We will be creating wonderful gifts that your children will be so proud to give to the special people in their lives. Pillows, wood utensils, sugar cones, lavender sachets and mirrors are on the top of my list. We will also make festive garlands, ornaments, gift tags and cards. Class size is limited.
stitch – embroidery for kids 7+
We will be stitching the Color Wheel Sampler designed and printed by Dropcloth Studio in Portland, OR. Children will learn a variety of stitches including chain, backstitch, running stitch and cross stitch.
blast off! rocket ship and planets for kids 5+
WED Jan 10 – Jan 30 4 – 5:30 4 classes $120
We will be making rockets, planets and a solar system mobile, moonscapes, stars, aliens and astronauts. We’ll explore different mediums (paints, clay, wood and wire) and techniques (sculpting, painting, printing and collage) in each class. This class is going to be out of this world!