TODDLER + PRESCHOOL + KINDERGARTEN

We have 3 great options for your young creative geniuses to make a mess somewhere other than your home!

$8 INTRODUCTORY RATE: EVERYONE is entitled to this ONE-TIME offer on ONE Creative Playgroup, Little Sparks OR Open Studio.  Even if you've already purchased a class or package at regular price.  Load it in your cart ONE time for each family member.

*Park on S. Curtice Street or in designated spots behind artSPARK with access from Nevada St. or the alley off of Powers. Please do not park in The Tavern/Smokin Fins lot.

creative playgroup: adult + child  

ages 1-6 w/ a caregiver 

Share some creative messy time with your little one(s). Creative Playgroup classes are 60 minute, process oriented art making and sensory play classes for children to take with a caregiver. Children will enjoy moving freely between different media centers set up with drawing, painting, sculpture, collage, sensory and play materials. Experimentation and play will be encouraged resulting in an art experience that is meaningful to them. Adults are encouraged to follow the lead of the child. Dress for a mess. We provide smocks but play clothes are highly recommended for both the child AND adult.  Adults may attend with more than one child.  Each child is charged for the class; no charge for Adults. Please RSVP or cancel by 9 pm the night before the class. If we do not have our 4 adult + child minimum we will cancel the class. 

Thursdays and Fridays*   11:00-12:00

*Classes will be cancelled during Thanksgiving, Winter and Spring Breaks to allow time for School Break Camps. 

1 class: $16         4 pk: $60         6 pk: $80    (6 visits for the price of 5) 

*Our multi-class packages expire one year after purchase and can be shared with family members.   Passes are valid on Little Sparks, Creative Playgroup and Open Studio.

little sparks: drop off ages 3-6

Little Sparks, for ages 3-6, is a process art making and sensory play class for preschool and kindergarten children to spark their imaginations and independently engage in art exploration. Children will have complete creative control and enjoy moving freely between different media centers set up with drawing, painting, sculpture, collage materials and sensory activities. Experimentation and play with materials will be encouraged, resulting in art and experiences that are meaningful to them. Dress for a mess.  This is a drop off class; child must be fully potty trained and comfortable being dropped off to attend this class. 4 student min/8 student max. Please RSVP or cancel by 9 pm the night before the class. If we do not have our 4 student minimum we will cancel the class. 

Fridays* 9:30-10:30

1 class: $16         4 pk: $60         6 pk: $80    (6 visits for the price of 5) 

Classes will be cancelled during Thanksgiving, Winter and Spring Breaks to allow time for School Break Camps. If your child is 5 and up he/she may sign up for School Break Camps.

*Our multi-class packages expire one year after purchase and can be shared with family members.  Little Sparks classes are interchangeable with Creative Playgroup and Open Studio


mini makers: drop off ages 3-6

explore. make. play.

A 4 week process art making and sensory play course for 3-6 yr olds to develop their own creativity, sharpen fine motor skills and build confidence, while making new friends. A variety of art mediums will be introduced and available to engage mini makers in drawing, painting, sculpture, collage and sensory play activities.  Makers will also create multi step pieces of artwork. Experimentation and play with materials will be encouraged, resulting in art experiences that are fun and meaningful to little artists. Dress for a mess.  To attend this drop off class, child must be fully potty trained, able to commit to 4 consecutive weeks and comfortable being dropped off. 4 student min/10 student max.

thursday 1:00-2:30

february 7-28

april 4-25

$89

This is a 4 week course and cannot be pro-rated if your child cannot attend all four classes. No refunds or make-ups given for missed classes.