Exact dates for 2014-15 semesters will be announced on our website, Facebook page and monthly newsletter at the end of summer.

Our Hands-On after school art classes run during the semester For kids ages 6 – 12.
Schedule: Tuesday through Friday, 3-5 pm.

Each day students hand craft a different “make and take” project, led by WPCA Lead Educator Mary Sugiyama and other licensed art educator. Students will explore a variety of mediums like painting, drawing, pottery, printmaking, fabric, dance and more.  All levels are welcome.

Classes are all drop-ins. Appointments are welcomed as well! Email or call Mary at mary@wpca-milwaukee.org, 414.672,2787 x12.

Course details:

This year, check out our upcoming lessons featuring the cultural holiday of  Dia de Los Muertos as well as our themed months such as “Jump into Arts January,” featuring art elements, principals, and basic terms; “Fabulous Females February,” featuring important and famous females of the art world; “Master Artists March,” “Arts around the world April,” and “Multi-Media May.”

Follow Along Friday, or (FAF), will feature step-by-step, follow along drawings of animals, landscapes, portraits, fantasy creatures and more! Students will learn to draw more realistically by breaking down subjects into basic lines and shapes.

Regular Classroom Schedule:

  • 3-3:15 Sign-in, snack, free draw, homework help
  • 3:15-3:30 Clean up snack, free draw, help prepare classroom for lesson
  • 3:30-3:45 Lesson for the day and demonstration
  • 3:45-4:45 Create artwork!
  • 4:45-5:00 Clean-up and Sign-out

WPCA Lesson plan themes for the 2014-2015 school year will soon be posted on our calendar below! Stay tuned to see what we are learning about in our classroom! *All lessons are subject to change*

Click HERE to add this Calendar to your own google calendar

“My favorite class is art class in the afternoon, after school.  I like it because we learn about things from other countries.”  Genaviv, age 11.