After much consideration, Railyard Arts Studio has decided to go vaccine mandatory for students 12 and up starting this fall session. Anyone under 12 must wear a mask at all times in the building.
If you sign up for a class, please email your Vaccination Cards or screen shot of your Excelsior Pass to
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Stories and Art for Kindergarteners
Students will create art inspired by children’s stories. Listening, fine motor, literacy and communication skills will be fostered along with self-confidence as students focus on shapes, colors, textures and more.
7 Wednesdays 4:30-5:15 pm Starts September 15 $180.00 ADD TO CART
Kids Art Elementary (Grades 1-3)
Young children will enjoy this creative and inviting setting where they are free to discover shapes, colors, paint, markers, oil pastels, clay, printing and more. This class is taught by a New York State certified art teacher.
7 Tuesdays 4:30-5:30 pm Starts September 14 $220.00 FULL!
Kids Art Elementary (Grades 4-6)
Students will learn a variety of techniques using various mediums of drawing, painting, collage, printing, mixed media and more. Lessons will include the principles of design as well as incorporate art history. This class is taught by a New York State certified art teacher.
7 Tuesdays 5:40-6:40 pm Starts September 14 $220.00 FULL!
TWEEN ART LAB! (Grades 7-9)
Incorporating the principles of design, as well as, elements of art history, students will learn a variety of techniques using various mediums of drawing, painting, collage, printing, mixed media and more. This class is taught by a New York State certified art teacher.
7 Wednesdays 5:30-6:30 pm Starts September 15 $220.00 ADD TO CART
ART LAB! For High School (Grades 9-12)
Students will explore a variation of mediums and be encouraged to follow the medium of their choice in this advanced course. Techniques supported include drawing, painting, collage, printing, mixed media and more. This class is taught by a New York State certified art teacher who will provide individual instruction and support to the developing artist.
7 Wednesdays 6:45-8:00 pm Starts Sept 15 $250.00 ADD TO CART
Teen/Tween Wheel Throwing & Sculpture: Ages 12-16
Learn to create pottery on the wheel in this class for beginners. Master each step from wedging the clay, centering it on the wheel, and shaping it into a form, to controlling the drying process, trimming, and glazing to obtain a finished functional work of pottery. Students will learn from demonstrations, discussions, pictures, and hands on instruction with the teacher.
Materials fees included in class tuition.
7 Tuesdays 4:30-6:00 pm Starts Sept 14 $285.00 ADD TO CART
Learn to Knit! Ages 9-11
Instructor Natasha Warren
Any child can join this class, learn to knit and make new friends! This creative skill stimulates both sides of the brain and helps with focus and concentration. The repetitive motion of knitting helps with relaxation and mindfulness. Your child will learn all the techniques needed to make a simple first project.
7 Thursdays 5:00-6:00 pm Starts Sept 16 $180 ADD TO CART
Teen Knit Circle!
Instructor Natasha Warren
Knitting is the new trend! Celebrities such as Ryan Gosling, Scarlett Johansson and Amanda Seyfried have all been spotted picking up the needles. Leave the stresses of high school behind and learn this creative fibre art. Make a hat for yourself, a friend or donate to the charity.
Not offered this session
Art Around The World! Saturday Morning Art for Grades K-2
Children will travel the world through art, learn about the masters, and create their own masterpieces by drawing, painting, building and sculpting. Various time periods, mediums and artists will be explored. Fine motor, spatial, critical thinking and literacy skills will be fostered as children focus on shapes, colors and numbers through art. This class is taught by a New York State certified art teacher.
4 Saturdays 10:00-11:00 am $125.00 Not offered this session.
Teen High School Art Portfolio
Are you considering majoring in art at college? Use this class to jump start your portfolio for college admissions. Whether you are a junior just starting to put together your portfolio or a senior getting ready for applications and interviews, we can help you. This teen intensive class provides personal feedback and counseling on your portfolio, as well as help you set college portfolio goals, and give you time and studio space to work. This class is taught by a New York State certified art teacher.
New students are welcome to (but not necessary) a one-hour consultation for a small fee. $60
One-hour consultation includes
~A one-hour one-on-one consultation and review of the student’s existing portfolio
~A review of college program choices and requirements/deadlines,
~Feedback regarding strengths and areas of opportunity within the portfolio
~Studio goals to fill in any missing gaps within the portfolio
Not Offered This Session
Story and Art – For Preschoolers
Our preschool art teacher will read the children a story and lead them in an art project inspired by the book. The class will wrap up with a circle time where the children talk about their artwork. This class develops children’s listening skills, fine motor skills, self confidence and communication skills.
Not Offered This Session