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Programs & Workshops at The Fine Arts Association

Artist in Residence Workshops

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Visiting Artist: Third Stream Duo

  • Grades 6 through adult (at least one year of playing required)
  • Thursday, April 28, 2021, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. 
  • Participant and observer tracks available
Third Stream Duo’s (3S2) artist residency continues with “Communication,” the fourth in a series of intensive workshops in music improvisation.
This course is designed with high school, collegiate, and adult musicians in mind, although talented younger students will be gladly accommodated.
 
Registration includes one ticket to Third Stream Duo’s performance Wednesday evening, April 27, 7:00 p.m. on FAA’s gallery stage.
With Ann Marie Raddell, MT-BC NICU MT, and Lisa Marie French (hybrid or in-person)
  • for ages 3-5
  • Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
    • From August 26, 2021, to January 13, 2022
      • Class #: CATF2101A
Students can wear ballet attire (tights and leotard) or leggings/fitness wear. Ballet slippers preferred. Bring a fitness or yoga mat for floor stretches, etc. Water in closed container permitted.
 

FAA’s dance studio is handicap accessible.

With Danielle Musat, MT-BC, and Rose Lesak (hybrid or in-person)
  • for ages 6-12
  • Session 1: Mondays from 4:05 p.m. to 4:50 p.m.
    • From September 13 to October 18, 2021
      • Class #: CATF2101C
  • Session 2: Mondays from 3:15 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • From November 8 to December 13, 2021
      • Class #: CATF2101E
Designed for individuals with disabilities. Explore a variety of movements with the opportunity for self-expression through dance. Learn spatial awareness, balance, and body control. Dancers will use their imagination in a creative world of music and dance.
 

FAA’s dance studio is handicap accessible.

With Danielle Musat, MT-BC, and Rose Lesak (hybrid or in-person)
  • for ages 13+
  • Session 1: Mondays from 3:15 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • From September 13 to October 18, 2021
      • Class #: CATF2101B
  • Session 2: Mondays from 3:15 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • From November 8 to December 13, 2021
      • Class #: CATF2101D
Designed for individuals with disabilities. Explore a variety of movements with the opportunity for self-expression through dance. Learn spatial awareness, balance, and body control. Dancers will use their imagination in a creative world of music and dance.
 

FAA’s dance studio is handicap accessible.

ALL THE ARTS ONE DAY CAMP
MLK DAY | MONDAY, JANUARY 17!

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MLK Day Camp is on Monday, January 17, 2022 from 9:00 a.m. to  3:00 p.m. for ages 5-13. (Before Camp Care 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.)

Is school out? Bring the kids to Fine Arts to explore dance, music, visual arts, and theatre. All arts supplies are included in the camp fee. Campers should bring a packed lunch and a water bottle. FYI! Before Camp Care is INCLUDED in camp tuition! Drop off your camper anytime between 8:00-9:00 am. Before Camp Care includes supervised, quiet time activities (games, drawing, etc.) The camp day officially begins at 9:00 am. There are NEW activities with each All the Arts Camp, so register for BOTH!

Class #: MAF2134-C

Family Ties Homeschool Program

The Family Ties Homeschool Program provides enriching, hands-on art experiences designed specifically for homeschooled students ages 5-13.

  • Students are divided into two age groups: lower school (LS) and upper school (US).
  • Caring, experienced faculty guide students through hands-on experiences in visual arts, theatre, music and dance classes.
  • Students share what they have learned with family and friends when they gather for a celebration of the arts at the close of each session.
  • During this session, we will celebrate holiday musicals! The program’s curriculum is aligned with the Ohio Department of Education’s Academic Content Standards in Fine Arts. 

Dates:

  • From September 13, 2021, to December 13, 2021
  • Mondays from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Class #: HSF2101

Daily Schedule:

  • Daily Schedule: Students rotate through four 55-minute classes in visual arts, theatre, music and dance.
  • All students meet for lunch and outdoor time from Noon-1:00 p.m.
  • (Students should bring their own bag lunch.)
  • Sharing Day Performance is on Monday, December 13, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. in the Corning Auditorium.

*SPECIAL SIBLING DISCOUNT!*

$200 EACH ADDITIONAL CHILD. AVAILABLE CHOICE WHEN REGISTERING

For a personal tour of FAA or for more information about The Fine Arts Association’s Programs & Workshops, please contact: 

Customer Service

(440) 951-7500 x2

Visual Art Workshops

Instructor: Dianne Stiver-Lang

  • All ages welcome. 10+ (under must attend with accompanying adult)
  • Session 1: 
    • From 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 4, 2021, and from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 11, 2021.
      • Class #: VAF2162A
  • Session 2: 
    • From 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 18, 2021, and from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 2, 2021.
      • Class #: VAF2162A

Students will create their own tabletop light-up tree made from ceramic clay, colored bulbs and electric cord. All supplies provided. Makes an excellent gift.

Instructor: Dianne Stiver-Lang

  • All ages welcome. 10+ (under must attend with accompanying adult)
    • From 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 14, 2021, and from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 21, 2021.
      • Class #: VAF2161

Students will create their own ceramic pumpkin using Terra-Cotta (Orange Clay). Pumpkins can be used as a light-up Jack-o’-lantern or pumpkin jar. All supplies provided.

ALL THE ARTS ONE DAY CAMP
NEOEA DAY | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8!

NEOEA Day Camp is on Friday, October 8, 2021, from 9:00 a.m. to  3:00 p.m. for ages 5-13. (Before Camp Care 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.)
 
Is school out? Bring the kids to Fine Arts to explore dance, music, visual arts, and theatre. All art supplies are included in the camp fee. Campers should bring a packed lunch and a water bottle. Before Camp Care is INCLUDED in camp tuition! Drop off your camper anytime between 8:00-9:00 am. Before Camp Care includes supervised, quiet time activities (games, drawing, etc.) Camp day officially begins at 9:00 am.
 
Class #: MAF2133-C

 

Nursery Rhyme Time
and Music Makin'

MORE SPECIAL PROGRAMS AND WORKSHOPS

Social Group
for Caregivers of those with Alzheimer's Disease or Dementia

With Laurén Skillicorn AT, LPC

Four week session on Saturdays from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. from April 24th to May 15th for adult caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia.  

Connect with individuals caring for loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias while tapping into self-care through the use of art making.  Projects include utilizing collage Materials and paint.

Class #: CAT2101 OR CAT2102-OL (virtual)

This class can be taken in-person or live virtually. 

Songwriting
for ages 13+

With Becca Bankert, MT-BC

Four week session on Mondays: March 15, March 22, March 29, and April 12 from 7:30 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. for ages 13+.

Learn and practice basic elements of songwriting. Participants will engage in group songwriting, lyric analysis, and song sharing. Individuals will also have the opportunity to write your own song, with feedback and assistance from Miss Becca and classmates! All levels of experience are welcome!

Class #: CAT2102 OR CAT2102-OL (virtual)

This class is available both in-person or live, virtually .

Art Therapy for Relaxation
Ages 18+

With Sara Wasserman, MA, ATR, LPC

Four-week session on Tuesdays from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. from March 9th to March 30th for adults 18+. All abilities welcome!

Here is a chance for something exciting to come out of the time we are spending at home. This one hour class offers an opportunity to create simple or elaborate art expressions. Using a combination of guided visualization, templates, and prompts, you will render images that bring relaxation and a sense of calm and peace. No experience required. Simple art materials will be used including markers, crayons, and watercolors.

Class #: CAT2105-OL (virtual)

Take this time to uniquely expressive self!

This class is available only virtually.

Mom and Me Social Group
for Children with Disabilities and their Caregiver

With Ann Marie Raddell, MT-BC, NICU MT

Three week session on Mondays from 10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. from March 15 to March 29, 2021 for children (birth to age 5) with disabilities and their caregiver.

Designed for young children of ALL abilities! Bounce, wiggle, sing and have fun with your munchkin. This class engages you and your child in singing, playing, instruments, and movement experiences while encouraging bonding, stimulating the senses, promoting learning and creating opportunities for socialization. Caregivers will have an opportunity to connect with other caregivers during each session. 

Class #: CAT2103

This class is in-person only.