Winter Registration opens October 4th for members and October 6th for non-members!

 

Art & Stem (3-5 years)

What better way to learn than through art! In this class we will be learning about STEM through the enjoyment of art. From reactive painting, building, to color experiments this class will not only be enjoyable for your child, but educational as well!

Register: Tuesdays 3:00 Saturdays 11:00

 

Art in Nature (1-3 years) 

Explore mother nature and the elements in this new art class! Your child will make natural paint brushes, paint branches and create wood sculptures. Seasonal projects will include use of pumpkins, leaves, snow, flowers, dirt and much more. We will explore sensory bins with sand, dirt and other items to see what happens when we add water, snow and other natural elements. Dig in!

Register: Tuesdays 11:15 Thursdays 11:15

 

Art of Cooking II (5-7 years)

Whether your child is interested in becoming a head chef or simply creating a delicious snack, the Art of Cooking is a wonderful opportunity to connect your culinary explorer to old favorites and a few new things, too! This class will develop your child's listening skills, ability to follow directions and work together with others in a fun and creative atmosphere. In addition to taking home tasty treats, children will also create their own cookbooks to take home at the end of the semester.

Register: Wednesdays 4:30

 

Clay Creations (3-5 years)

This class will encourage your young artist to expand their creativity and explore the world of clay making both practical and decorative art. These projects will encourage each student to bring their creativity to life in 3D! Get ready to mold some magic!

Register: Tuesdays 4:30

 

Crafts & Games (3-5 years)

Join us in creating art projects and playing games with weekly fun themes! This interactive class will allow your child to explore new art techniques and fun games for all!

Register: Thursdays 3:00

 

Express Yourself (3-5 years) 

Each week students will have the ability to express themselves through painting and engaging their creative side. This class will allow students to use unconventional objects like shoelaces and straws to paint! The bigger the mess, the better!

Register: Saturdays 9:00

 

Fashion Design (5-7 years)

Get ready to explore the world of fashion, from creating your own textiles to sewing up cool outfits, you will learn the ins and outs of what's in and what's out. This class will focus on the basics of hand sewing, color, fashion illustration, and textiles. Participants will create outfits for their favorite dolls or stuffed animals, learn to create fun and interesting patterns, and create a fashion portfolio of their dream outfits. Unleash your inner fashionista in this exciting new class.

Register: Thursdays 4:00

 

Jewelry Making (6-9 years) 

We will create beautiful pieces of jewelry using various methods and materials including metal, wire, paper, clay, recycled objects and much more! By learning how jewelry is made we will use our imagination and creativity to make unique pieces for ourselves and others.  

Register: Tuesdays 5:00

 

Little Builders (3-5 years)

Grab your curious creator and get ready to build some skills! This class will teach the importance of problem solving through various materials. It will also be an introduction to 3D art and sculptures through fun projects! 

Register: Thursdays 3:30

 

Mundo de Colores (1-3 years) 

Art projects and crafts will help your little one learn simple Spanish phrases and colors. Mundo de Colores promotes development of hand-eye coordination, visual and fine motor skills through sequencing and arranging.  This class will also broaden awareness of colors, shapes, shades and textures.

Register: Mondays 9:15 Fridays 9:15

 

Ocean Explorers (3-5 years) 

Dive into this art class with us as we learn all about the ocean and the creatures that call it home. Students will be read a different story each week highlighting a different underwater creature, followed by an art project related to the creature of the week! 

Register: Fridays 3:00

 

Paint & Play (1-3 years)

Join us for a hands-on, messy class letting your child create and play through different types of art! They will interact with other children through dramatic and pretend play by using various textures, materials and mediums. Come ready to explore the world of art!

Register: Tuesdays 10:15 Thursdays 10:15 Fridays 10:15

 

Pre-School Picasso (3-5 years) 

Wade into the art world and its most popular mediums: paint, clay, watercolors and solids. Pre-School Picasso will focus on pre-school related themes, activities and developmental goals. Participants will develop visual and fine motor skills, practice sequencing and arranging, and gain a more detailed awareness of colors, shapes, shades, and textures. 

Register: Mondays 3:30 Tuesdays 3:30

 

Scribble & Squish (1-3 years)

Wonderful, hands-on, messy art! Children and caregivers will experiment with a variety of mediums and materials. This class serves as a strong outlet for sensory, attention span and social skill development. Plus- participants will have lots of fun exploring substances and colors and all the squishy, gooey-messy stuff kids love to get their hands on. Come ready to create!

Register: Fridays 11:15

 

Sensory Play (1-3 years) 

Come and explore through various modes of sensory play. Each week we will introduce new materials and activities to help engage our little ones' minds through textures, touch, sight, sound and movement. Sensory play is a wonderful opportunity to play, explore, learn and to create in a fun process-based environment. 

Register: Tuesdays 9:15 Thursdays 9:15

 

Sing-along Nursery Rhyme Art (1-3 years)

Explore art and singing in this exciting interactive class! Join us in creating props, puppets, and other pieces of art while learning everyone’s favorite nursery rhymes!

Register: Saturdays 10:00

 

Stuffed Animal Art (6-9 years) 

This class is for students looking to learn how to create with a needle and thread as well as some basics of knitting with the ultimate goal of creating stuffed animals while gaining skills useful for other crafts too. 

Register: Tuesdays 4:00

 

Yarn & Things (5-7 years)

Come join us for Yarn & Things! This class is geared towards students who are curious to learn more about knitting, sewing, and crochet! Each participant will have the opportunity to practice their skills with an experienced instructor. They will explore various tools and techniques in this class. All skill levels are welcome.

Register: Thursdays 5:00

 

 

 

Fall 2022 Programs

Art & Stem (3-5 years)

What better way to learn than through art! In this class we will be learning about STEM through the enjoyment of art. From reactive painting, building, to color experiments this class will not only be enjoyable for your child, but educational as well!

Register: Tuesdays 3:00 Saturdays 11:00

 

Art in Nature (1-3 years) 

Explore mother nature and the elements in this new art class! Your child will make natural paint brushes, paint branches and create wood sculptures. Seasonal projects will include use of pumpkins, leaves, snow, flowers, dirt and much more. We will explore sensory bins with sand, dirt and other items to see what happens when we add water, snow and other natural elements. Dig in!

Register: Tuesdays 11:15 Thursdays 11:15

 

Art of Cooking II (5-7 years)

Whether your child is interested in becoming a head chef or simply creating a delicious snack, the Art of Cooking is a wonderful opportunity to connect your culinary explorer to old favorites and a few new things, too! This class will develop your child's listening skills, ability to follow directions and work together with others in a fun and creative atmosphere. In addition to taking home tasty treats, children will also create their own cookbooks to take home at the end of the semester.

Register: Wednesdays 4:30

 

Clay Creations (3-5 years)

This class will encourage your young artist to expand their creativity and explore the world of clay making both practical and decorative art. These projects will encourage each student to bring their creativity to life in 3D! Get ready to mold some magic!

Register: Tuesdays 4:30

 

Crafts & Games (3-5 years)

Join us in creating art projects and playing games with weekly fun themes! This interactive class will allow your child to explore new art techniques and fun games for all!

Register: Thursdays 3:00

 

Express Yourself (3-5 years) 

Each week students will have the ability to express themselves through painting and engaging their creative side. This class will allow students to use unconventional objects like shoelaces and straws to paint! The bigger the mess, the better!

Register: Saturdays 9:00

 

Fashion Design (5-7 years)

Get ready to explore the world of fashion, from creating your own textiles to sewing up cool outfits, you will learn the ins and outs of what's in and what's out. This class will focus on the basics of hand sewing, color, fashion illustration, and textiles. Participants will create outfits for their favorite dolls or stuffed animals, learn to create fun and interesting patterns, and create a fashion portfolio of their dream outfits. Unleash your inner fashionista in this exciting new class.

Register: Thursdays 4:00

 

Jewelry Making (6-9 years) 

We will create beautiful pieces of jewelry using various methods and materials including metal, wire, paper, clay, recycled objects and much more! By learning how jewelry is made we will use our imagination and creativity to make unique pieces for ourselves and others.  

Register: Tuesdays 5:00

 

Little Builders (3-5 years)

Grab your curious creator and get ready to build some skills! This class will teach the importance of problem solving through various materials. It will also be an introduction to 3D art and sculptures through fun projects! 

Register: Thursdays 3:30

 

Mundo de Colores (1-3 years) 

Art projects and crafts will help your little one learn simple Spanish phrases and colors. Mundo de Colores promotes development of hand-eye coordination, visual and fine motor skills through sequencing and arranging.  This class will also broaden awareness of colors, shapes, shades and textures.

Register: Mondays 9:15 Fridays 9:15

 

Ocean Explorers (3-5 years) 

Dive into this art class with us as we learn all about the ocean and the creatures that call it home. Students will be read a different story each week highlighting a different underwater creature, followed by an art project related to the creature of the week! 

Register: Fridays 3:00

 

Paint & Play (1-3 years)

Join us for a hands-on, messy class letting your child create and play through different types of art! They will interact with other children through dramatic and pretend play by using various textures, materials and mediums. Come ready to explore the world of art!

Register: Tuesdays 10:15 Thursdays 10:15 Fridays 10:15

 

Pre-School Picasso (3-5 years) 

Wade into the art world and its most popular mediums: paint, clay, watercolors and solids. Pre-School Picasso will focus on pre-school related themes, activities and developmental goals. Participants will develop visual and fine motor skills, practice sequencing and arranging, and gain a more detailed awareness of colors, shapes, shades, and textures. 

Register: Mondays 3:30 Tuesdays 3:30

 

Scribble & Squish (1-3 years)

Wonderful, hands-on, messy art! Children and caregivers will experiment with a variety of mediums and materials. This class serves as a strong outlet for sensory, attention span and social skill development. Plus- participants will have lots of fun exploring substances and colors and all the squishy, gooey-messy stuff kids love to get their hands on. Come ready to create!

Register: Fridays 11:15

 

Sensory Play (1-3 years) 

Come and explore through various modes of sensory play. Each week we will introduce new materials and activities to help engage our little ones' minds through textures, touch, sight, sound and movement. Sensory play is a wonderful opportunity to play, explore, learn and to create in a fun process-based environment. 

Register: Tuesdays 9:15 Thursdays 9:15

 

Sing-along Nursery Rhyme Art (1-3 years)

Explore art and singing in this exciting interactive class! Join us in creating props, puppets, and other pieces of art while learning everyone’s favorite nursery rhymes!

Register: Saturdays 10:00

 

Stuffed Animal Art (6-9 years) 

This class is for students looking to learn how to create with a needle and thread as well as some basics of knitting with the ultimate goal of creating stuffed animals while gaining skills useful for other crafts too. 

Register: Tuesdays 4:00

 

Yarn & Things (5-7 years)

Come join us for Yarn & Things! This class is geared towards students who are curious to learn more about knitting, sewing, and crochet! Each participant will have the opportunity to practice their skills with an experienced instructor. They will explore various tools and techniques in this class. All skill levels are welcome.

Register: Thursdays 5:00

Spring Programs 2022

 

Art & Stem Outdoors (3-5 years)

What better way to learn than through art! In this class we will be learning about STEM through the enjoyment of art. From reactive painting, building, to color experiments this class will not only be enjoyable for your child, but educational as well!

Register: Tuesdays 3:50

 

Art in Nature (1-3 years) 

Explore mother nature and the elements in this new art class! Your child will make natural paint brushes, paint branches and create wood sculptures. Seasonal projects will include use of pumpkins, leaves, snow, flowers, dirt and much more. We will explore sensory bins with sand, dirt and other items to see what happens when we add water, snow and other natural elements. Dig in!

Register: Tuesdays 11:15 Wednesdays 9:15

Thursdays 11:30am

 

Art of Cooking II (5-7 years)

Whether your child is interested in becoming a head chef or simply creating a delicious snack, the Art of Cooking is a wonderful opportunity to connect your culinary explorer to old favorites and a few new things, too! This class will develop your child's listening skills, ability to follow directions and work together with others in a fun and creative atmosphere. In addition to taking home tasty treats, children will also create their own cookbooks to take home at the end of the semester.

Register: Wednesdays 4:30

 

Express Yourself (3-5 years) 

Each week students will have the ability to express themselves through painting and engaging their creative side. This class will allow students to use unconventional objects like shoelaces and straws to paint! The bigger the mess, the better!

Register: Thursdays 3:00

 

Jewelry Making (6-9 years) 

We will create beautiful pieces of jewelry using various methods and materials including metal, wire, paper, clay, recycled objects and much more! By learning how jewelry is made we will use our imagination and creativity to make unique pieces for ourselves and others.  

Register: Saturdays 9:00 

 

Little Builders (3-5 years)

Grab your curious creator and get ready to build some skills! This class will teach the importance of problem solving through various materials. It will also be an introduction to 3D art and sculptures through fun projects! 

Register: Thursdays 3:00

 

Messy Paint in the Park (3-5 years)

Let your child explore and get messy without the hassle of cleaning up! Students will explore various ways of painting through splatter paint, tempra (non-toxic paint) and other creative mediums. Ponchos, smocks, and wipes will be provided. Get ready to get messy and creative!

Register: Tuesdays 3:00

 

Mundo de Colores (1-3 years) 

Art projects and crafts will help your little one learn simple Spanish phrases and colors. Mundo de Colores promotes development of hand-eye coordination, visual and fine motor skills through sequencing and arranging.  This class will also broaden awareness of colors, shapes, shades and textures.

Register: Mondays 9:15 Fridays 9:15

 

Ocean Explorers (3-5 years) 

Dive into this art class with us as we learn all about the ocean and the creatures that call it home. Students will be read a different story each week highlighting a different underwater creature, followed by an art project related to the creature of the week! 

Register: Fridays 3:00

 

Paint & Play (1-3 years)

Join us for a hands-on, messy class letting your child create and play through different types of art! They will interact with other children through dramatic and pretend play by using various textures, materials and mediums. Come ready to explore the world of art!

Register: Mondays 11:15 Tuesdays 10:15

 Thursdays 10:30 Fridays 10:15

 

Pre-School Picasso (3-5 years) 

Wade into the art world and its most popular mediums: paint, clay, watercolors and solids. Pre-School Picasso will focus on pre-school related themes, activities and developmental goals. Participants will develop visual and fine motor skills, practice sequencing and arranging, and gain a more detailed awareness of colors, shapes, shades, and textures. 

Register: Mondays 3:15 Wednesdays 1:30

 

Play, Paint & Investigate (3-5 years)  

Join us for a hands-on, messy class letting your child create and play through different provocations and social-emotional skill activities. Through interesting inquiry and pretend play, we will use various textures,  materials and mediums. We will smash and mix, discovering our senses using mortar, pestles, clay, light, shadow and paint among other sensory fulfilling activities. 

Register: Tuesdays 4:00

 

Scribble & Squish (1-3 years)

Wonderful, hands-on, messy art! Children and caregivers will experiment with a variety of mediums and materials. This class serves as a strong outlet for sensory, attention span and social skill development. Plus- participants will have lots of fun exploring substances and colors and all the squishy, gooey-messy stuff kids love to get their hands on. Come ready to create!

Register: Fridays 1:15

 

Sensory Play (1-3 years) 

Come and explore through various modes of sensory play. Each week we will introduce new materials and activities to help engage our little ones' minds through textures, touch, sight, sound and movement. Sensory play is a wonderful opportunity to play, explore, learn and to create in a fun process-based environment. 

Register: Mondays 10:15 Tuesdays 9:15

Thursdays 9:30

 

Sing-along Nursery Rhyme Art (1-3 years)

Explore art and singing in this exciting interactive class! Join us in creating props, puppets, and other pieces of art while learning everyone’s favorite nursery rhymes!

Register: Saturdays 10:00

 

Stuffed Animal Art (6-9 years) 

This class is for students looking to learn how to create with a needle and thread as well as some basics of knitting with the ultimate goal of creating stuffed animals while gaining skills useful for other crafts too. 

Register: Thursdays 4:00

 

Superhero Crafts & Games (3-5 years)

Join us in channeling our favorite superheroes, as we participate in art projects and outdoor games! This interactive class will allow your child to explore the exciting theme of superheroes and even have the chance to create their own character!

Register: Saturdays 11:00

 


 

Interested in all of our enrichment program offerings?

Visit our programs page to see all of our classes!

 

Questions?

 

Contact our Program Manager, Jamie Kelly jkelly@hillhouseboston.org or by calling 617-227-5838 ex. 110