Art Overview

Art Class for Kids
The Wrightwood Arts Center

  • 10:00 - 11:00 AM, Intermediate, Children 9-12

  • 11:00 - 12:00 PM, Introductory, Children 5-8

Monthly Package $48/minimum 7 students :

  • no refunds for cancellation

  • if the minimum student count is not met, we reserve the right to cancel any class. However, we will contact you first to discuss possible arrangements, hoping to keep all classes open.

Description of classes:

The first class of every month will be taught by Laura Frame, the subject will be literature and art. Laura  will read and discuss a short piece of literature which will be the inspiration for the art project that day. 

The second and third classes of each month will be taught by Asha Ramirez. She will alternate between the topics of Elements of Art and the study of an artist, their style, contribution to the arts the project of the day to be creating in that artist’s style . 

For last class of each month, Mary Duman will teach clay hand work. 

One class during October will be spent in the Keyboard Art garden, each child drawing what speaks to them.

During each class, silence and focus will be encouraged during a period of time, teaching children the importance of experiencing the creative process. 


Art Class for Adults

The Artist's Journey, by Mary Duman
Your Unique Path to Creative Expression

$175 or $25 per class drop-in rate
August 16 to October 4, 2018
Thursdays 4:30-6:30 PM, 8 sessions
Wrightwood Arts Center, 6020 Park Dr

Learn how to develop your artistic vision by keeping a sketchbook, working in a series, gathering inspiration, and developing your creativity. You will also learn the technical tools, such as the Art Elements and Design Principles, that make it possible to create art with any materials. This is not a cookie-cutter approach to making art. The class includes lots of one-on-one instruction as well as group exercises and group sharing of inspiration. Mary will help you make your unique creative vision a reality! 

  • Class is open to anyone 18 years or older

  • $25/class or $175 for all 8 sessions

  • Space is limited to only 12 students and a minimum of 5 are needed to hold the class

  • Registration will be open until the class is filled


Art Teachers



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Laura Frame

B.A in Liberal Studies
30 years teaching experience


Asha Ramirez

14 years teaching experience


Mary Duman

B.S. in Art Education
B.F.A. in Studio Art
20 years teaching experience