Students will learn the skills they need to begin or continue their journey in the animated arts! Students who have no prior knowledge of animation will be able to learn in an engaging and easy-to-follow format. Students will learn the history of animation, the art of storytelling, principles of animation, and a lot more. They will frequently do projects to showcase their creations.
For young actors, both experienced and new, this course covers the craft of on stage as well as on camera acting. Students build self-awareness, develop their imagination and concentration, recognize their emotional truth, learn the actor’s vocabulary, and demonstrate the ability to be honest and committed in their acting. Through individual and group exercises, students will be introduced to the techniques necessary to play a character believably and honestly. The class will structurally fuse the traditionally separate disciplines of acting, voice, and movement into a comprehensive unit
Audio engineering seeks to preserve and hone the quality of the sound produced. It often also involves creatively influencing a recording or performance. Audio engineers play an integral role in sound production. From capturing live sound to mixing music recordings to navigating the technical aspects of audio equipment, audio engineering touches every aspect of the music and film industries. It’s also a key component of the corporate world—be it advertising or event management.
This is a beginner's course for anyone interested in learning how to draw portraits and original cartoon characters from scratch.
In this course we dive into the basics of comics. This includes topics like storytelling and drawing figures and objects in perspective. This class is for those looking to improve their skills and create compelling and exciting comics.
Our Creative Fiction Writing course teaches everything students need to know about writing, starting at the basics. This course is highly customized to meet each student's needs.
Digital character design and concept art are absolutely essential in the production of everything from video games to blockbuster films. This course will teach students the fundamental techniques and creative thought patterns required in both character design and concept art. Students can expect to hone their imaginative minds to develop and design complex characters, environments, wildlife, objects, and entire worlds.
From children’s books to magazines, large parts of the art world have already shifted toward digital mediums. Therefore, it is vital for young creative minds to develop and grow their skills as digital artists. This course will introduce students to the world of digital illustration and give students the power to create truly unique, immersive pieces through an understanding of layering, color palettes, composition, and other essential tools. NFTs (Non-Fungible Tokens) have been one of the most popular innovations of recent times. They allow artists to own the rights of their digital creations and sell them online with ease. This course will also help students understand the process of creating digital artworks, converting them into NFTs, and selling them at popular NFT marketplaces. As part of this course, the students will also learn about crypto platforms like Ethereum, OpenSea, Raribles, and more.
Digital art programs have given artists the tools to express themselves in ways traditional methods simply cannot. In this course, students will be taught the fundamentals of digital painting software, color blocking, and proportion to better express themselves to those around them in their own individual ways.
This course teaches the basics of drawing—including working with charcoal and color pencils and drawing portraits.
One of the most important skills children need to develop is essay writing—it not only can help them get into good colleges, but it can also enhance their ability to organize their thoughts in cohesive ways.
The face is one of the most important ways of determining mood. In this course, students will learn to explore, capture, and draw authentic facial expressions.
In this course, students can expect to learn everything from the principles of anatomy and proportions to experimental figure drawing, which are essential skills for any artist. This course is for those who wish to improve their artistic ability and creative thinking by acquiring a solid knowledge of human anatomy.
This course is for middle school students who already have a flute and are currently enrolled in a middle school band program or will be entering into a band program within the year. Students will learn flute essentials and are welcome to ask for help with band class music.
This course is for students wanting to learn to play flute. Students in this course may have recorder experience, but will have no previous flute experience and do not currently own a flute. Students will learn on a special Nuvo flute to be purchased for the course. Pre-band students will learn the basics of flute playing and will have the opportunity to continue to more advanced courses for Western Concert flute (keyed flute) or Bansuri flute (bamboo flute).
Soft skills are hard to master. Behavioral, social, and emotional skills are known to be key ingredients to success. In this course, we teach children communication, collaboration, adaptability, entrepreneurship, and much more.
This course aims to take a student from being a novice about crypto to being an expert—whether they desire to be serious investors or casual practitioners. Crypto, also known as Web3 or public blockchain, is one of the most important innovations of our time. Yet it is in its "Wild West" phase of evolution—people looking to gain knowledge in this space often find it overwhelming. Students from all educational backgrounds will be able to master the subject without any prior knowledge. This course doesn't teach coding or require knowledge of coding—but it's very hands-on in using a full range of technology products (like configuring wallets, interacting across chains, using DeFi protocols, using DEXs, etc.) that will enable students to accomplish their specific goals.
Master the filmmaking process from scriptwriting, producing, and development to distribution. Students from across different courses, along with your teacher, will help you get your full crew to make your own short movie.
Do you have a passion for filling notebooks with interesting artistic creations? Our painting teacher has 25+ years of experience teaching students how to paint in a simple way that will be sure to enhance students' skills and spark their creativity onto a larger canvas.
From saving and budgeting to understanding how to make investment portfolios based on their individual risk appetite, children will learn everything they need to know to invest wisely. This course will require parents to open a custodial account and have their children apply their new skills under their supervision.
Want to go from photography novice to pro in no time? Students will learn to become good photographers, even if they have never worked with a camera before. This course offers step-by-step lessons covering the whole range of camera functions and photographic techniques. There will be demonstrations, practical assignments, and fun Q&As.
Public speaking skills are more essential than ever, but children hardly ever have opportunities to practice. Children will learn all the essential tips and techniques and will get to practice their skills in a friendly setting.
In this course, students will learn basic music theory and song structure. They will also get an understanding of how to produce electronic music while developing their own workflow. This course will also teach them how to produce a basic instrumental, how to record and edit audio, and basic mixing and song exporting.
Duration- 3 weeks to 9 weeks
$300/per week for half-day
Duration- 3 weeks to 9 weeks
$10/day for late pick up (5-6 PM) ($50/week)