Young artists interested in advancing their skills get to explore different aspects of art & design including; fundamentals & techniques in a fun and supportive environment.

Each class is a studio session with guidance from trained instructor.

* Reservations 24 hours in advance in encouraged but drop ins are welcomed.

WEEKDAYS 4-5:30 PM (90 minute session)
$25/pp per session

HOLIDAY SPECIAL
6 sessions, get two free!!

Get a discounted Class Pass 
ONLY $100
(available all month)

CURRENT CLASSES

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KIDS 6+ (new lower age restriction)

Young artists refine their abilities to draw what they see and learn about a variety of artists and art history while exploring different aspects of drawing and sketching including; fundamentals & techniques. Projects include drawing and sketching with charcoal, pen and ink, mixed media, print-making, paper techniques and tech-aided design.

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KIDS 10+ with laptop (programs and laptop not included)
$15 rental fee for 6 sessions.

Future designers interested in developing their creativity, design and communications skills have the opportunity to explore a variety of ways to use hand, computer and communication techniques to create tech-aided designs.

DECEMBER
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Tuesday, December 19, 2017

JANUARY
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Tuesday, January 23, 2018

DECEMBER
Thursday, December 7
Thursday, December 14
Thursday, December 21

JANUARY
Thursday, January 4, 2018
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Thursday, January 18 2018

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

Catch us at RYE ARTS CENTER
starting Thursday January 25, 2018 (running for 5 sessions)
for our GRAPHIC DESIGN FOR TEENS workshop.

WINTER BREAK

We will be offering a Drawing Bootcamp during the Winter Recess Break. Stay tuned for more details.

PAST SESSIONS

FALL DRAWING SESSIONS

Fall Session A:
Tuesdays, September 26 - November 1
(Please note Oct 31 date meets next day on Wed Nov 1)

FALL DIGITAL SESSIONS

Fall Session A:
Thursdays, September 29 - November 2
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Young Artists' Studio Sessions - Summer

 

SUMMER DRAWING SESSIONS

Summer Session A:
Tuesdays, June 27 – August 1

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SUMMER DRAWING SESSIONS

Summer Session B:
Tuesdays, August 8 – August 29, 2017

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SUMMER DIGITAL SESSIONS

Summer Session A:
Thursdays, June 29 – August 3

SUMMER DIGITAL SESSIONS

Summer Session B:
Thursdays, August 10 - August 31

Young Artists' Art & Design Class - Design Studio - Spring 2

INTRO TO ILLUSTRATOR

Tue, June 6 & Thu, June 8

INTRO TO PHOTOSHOP

Tue, June 13 & Thu, June 16

INTRO TO INDESIGN

Tue, June 20 & Thu, June 22

Young Artists' Art & Design Class - Spring 1

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WEEK 1: PERSPECTIVE
Tue, March 21 - Perspective Concepts
Thu, March 23 - Perspective Applied to architectural drawing

WEEK 2: PORTRAITS
Tue, March 28 - Portraits & Proportion
Thu, March 30 - Abstract Portraits

WEEK 3: TYPOGRAPHY
Tue, April 4 - Typography basics
Thu, April 6 - Hand lettering & Graffiti

WEEK 4: PAPER MEDIUMS
Tue, April 11 - Cutting out paper to create shapes
Thu, April 13 - Utilizing paper to draw, paint and print on

WEEK 5: GRAPHIC / ICON ART
Tue, April 18 - Thumbnail Sketches
Thu, April 20 - Icons & Logos

WEEK 6: STORYTELLING
Tue, April 25 - Character Development
Thu, April 27 - Storyboarding

WEEK 7: DIGITAL ART
Tue, May 2 - Vector vs. Pixels - Intro to Adobe Photoshop (Pixels)
Thu, May 4 - Intro to Adobe Illustrator (Vector) & Photoshop (Combo)

FAQ

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
We recommend the class for teens but depends on the attention span and grasp of concepts to get the most out of this class.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Street metered parking for up to 2 hours.

What can I bring into the event?
Please bring all the supplies that you want to use in the creation of your art. We also have art supplies avaialble for purchase.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Email: info@bottshoppe.com
Phone: 914-630-4234

What's the refund policy?
Sorry all sales are final but you can take another session if you are not able to attend. Must be from the same series of classes. Can be transfered to other person with advance notice. No cash refund as the fees cover the cost of developing the classes.

ART SUPPLIES TO BRING:
Recommended materials (available at an additional cost)

  • Sketchbook (reco 8.5" x 11")
  • Newsprint / Drawing Paper
  • Pencils (mechanical, drawing and colored),
  • Black Medium Sharpie, Brush Markers
  • Charcoal and Pastels
  • Metal ruler

AGES: Ages 10+ (or younger with parent supervision)

* Reservations 24 hours in advance in encouraged but drop ins are welcomed.