Adult & Youth Art Classes

Fall 2020 Art Classes

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Fall 2020 registration is now open. All classes are subject to change and please check website and emails for updates on classes. 2021 classes coming November 23!

Protocol for Classes: Mask Wearing, Smaller Class Sizes, Social Distancing and individual works spaces to express and create! Students will receive more information regarding class protocol before their class begins.  For more information please call 303-797-1779.

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  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.

Online Art Classes

Curtis Center for the Arts is now offering art classes online. Take a class or watch a free demo!

Adult Art Classes

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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!

Fall Adult Art Classes

Ceramic and Sculpture Classes - Ceramics and Encaustic and Shellac

Drawing Classes - Drawing and Sketching, Figure Drawing and Live Model Quick Sketch

Painting Classes - Color Theory + Mixed Media, Exploring Abstract Painting, Exploring Landscape Painting, Exploring Oil Painting, Landscape Painting in Oils and Pastels from Photographs, Master Studies, Painting from a Photograph for Beginners, The Basics to Painting with Acrylics, and Watercolor

Online Classes - Abstract Colorado and Casual Watercolor

Saturday Workshops - Artboss, Beginning Glass Sculpture, Climate Change Art and You, Color Mixing Unlimited Possibilities with a Limited Palette, Creating Holiday Ornaments, Expanding Your Encaustic Techniques, Expressive Mark Making, Mixed Media Sclpture, Silk Painting for the Holidays and Zendoodle

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Youth Art Classes

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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!

Ages 3 to 5 - Pee Wee Art TAKE-HOME-KITS

Ages 6 to 9 - Perfectly Picasso

Ages 6 to 12 - Cookies and Canvas, Creature Creations, Falltastic Paintings for Kids, and Furry Friend Paintings

Ages 7 to 12 - Relief Prints

Ages 8 to 12 - Marbling Monoprints

Ages 9 to 12 - Observational Drawing for Kids

Ages 9 to 14 - Cookies and Canvas and Paper Mache Animal Head

Ages 12 to 16 - Encaustic for Teens, Exploring Acrylics for Teens, and Pop + Urban Art for Teens

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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.

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