Kids Class at The Delaware Contemporary


Cave to Contemporary: Art Class for Homeschoolers

Ages 7-10
12 Tuesdays, September 6 - November 22
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
(10% Discount for Delaware Contemporary Members!)

Experience the evolution of art in this class designed specifically for homeschoolers. Students will develop creative and observational skills as they explore art history and appreciation while creating projects using a variety of mediums and techniques.
The Fall class, "Cave to Contemporary," will focus on elements of drawing such as contour, shading, and point perspective. The series will continue with a Winter painting class and Spring sculpture class (dates TBD).

Mixed Media Sculpture
Ages 7-12
4 Saturdays, October 8 - October 29
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Students will create contemporary portraits and bring them to life in 3D form during this 4-week session using various recycled, found, and 3D materials. Students will explore a combination of techniques that emphasize color and design.

Ages 10-14
4 Tuesdays, October 4 - October 25
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Explore basic drawing techniques using different media such as graphite, charcoal, and colored pencils.

Ages 10-14
4 Tuesdays, November 1 - November 22
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Mixed Media Sculpture
Ages 13-16
4 Saturdays, November 5 - November 26
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Students will create 3D abstract sculptures with a focus on texture, line, and balance. Students will explore and create various textures from nature and learn to incorporate them into sculptural forms.


* All supplies included unless otherwise noted.

*Refund Policy: Fees can be fully refunded until 10 days prior to the first day of the class.

Scholarships are available for classes and workshops.
For more information, contact Jennifer Polillo, Curator of Education, by email or at 302-656-6466 x7101.