Adult & Youth Art Classes
Greenwood Village's cultural arts center offers a variety of art classes for preschoolers, children, teens and adults. Classes are instructed by professional artists and staff who strive to provide the best art educational experience for all artistic levels. If you can't make a class during the weekday, join us in the evenings or on Saturdays.
View our current and upcoming classes at the Curtis Center for the Arts by going to www.greenwoodvillage.com/art. All classes are open to both residents and non-residents of Greenwood Village.
Drop-Ins are not allowed at any City of Greenwood Village art or recreation program unless specifically stated in the activity's description. Registration must be completed prior to when the program starts.
For questions or more information about Adult and Youth Art classes at the Curtis Center call 303-797-1779.
Adult Art Classes
Both traditional and non-traditional art classes are offered for adults 16 years and older at the Curtis Center for the Arts. There is a 10% senior discount for ages 65 and older. If you are new to art or wanting to improve your artistic skills, we have a class for you!
Drawing Classes - Drawing and Sketching and Figure Drawing
Drawing and Painting Classes - Landscape Workshop: Oil or Pastels from Photographs and Abstract Landscapes
Ceramic and Sculpture Classes - Art and Furniture!, Encaustics, Shellac and Ceramic! and Mixed Media and Ceramic Sculpture
Fundamentals and Design Classes - Exercises in Visual Training and Lecture Series for the Art Lover
Painting Classes - Abstract Landscape Painting, Casual Watercolor, Discovering Pollock and Krasner, Exploring Abstract Painting, Exploring Oil Painting, Landscape Painting in Oil from Photographs, Painting Basics, Paint Your Pet, Portrait Painting, The Basics to Painting with Acrylics and Watercolor
Saturday Workshops - Abstract Landscape Painting, Abstract Landscape Sketching, Beginning Drawing, Beginning Glass Sculpture, Expanding Your Encaustic Techniques, Fun with Furniture!, HOT ART: Basic Encaustic Techniques, Painting Aspens with a Palette Knife, Painting Colorful and Expressive Barnyard Animals and Portrait Painting
Youth Art Classes
The Curtis Center for the Arts is a family friendly environment that is great for kids to be introduced to the arts as well as to continue to explore and improve their artistic skills. Classes are offered after school for preschoolers, elementary age kids and teenagers and art camps are available during school breaks. Come and have fun creating unique works of art!
3 to 5 years old - Pee Wee Art
6 to 10 years old - Art in the Park
6 to 12 years old - Colorful Collage + Mixed Media Design for Kids
9 to 12 years old - Pop Art Soft Sculptures and Ski Boots
11 to 16 years old - Creative Printing Techniques and Teen Summer Art Studio
12 to 16 years old - Color Play: A Mixed Media Painting Class for Teens, Exploring Pouring Acrylics for Teens, Mixed Media for Teens, Pop Art Soft Sculptures and Teen Encaustics
Americans with Disabilities Act
If you require special accommodations for participating in our art classes, or to access the Curtis Center for the Arts, please call 303-797-1779.