Music and Art Academy announces fall classes

September 11, 2018

HUNTINGTON — The Music and Art Academy, Early Childhood Education, “Our Special Time” is open for the fall session. Classes began on Sept. 10 and will last until Nov. 2. The sessions enhance creativity, imagination, self confidence, self-esteem, social, cognitive, listening and motor skills.

“Our Special Time” and “Enrichment Classes” with music and art provides an atmosphere that nourishes the love for music, instruments, singing, movement and visual arts with a purpose to achieve age appropriate objectives or learning targets for early childhood and beyond.

Art sessions

“A Magical Walk through Fall” — Wednesdays from 4-4:45 p.m. From nature to works of art, using many different techniques and materials for creativity, students will discover the enjoyment of experimenting with chalk, papier-mache, crayons, water colors and acrylic paint on canvas.

“Art and Color through My Eyes,” for ages 3-4 — Wednesdays from 11-11:45 a.m.

“Learning to See as an Artist” Part I — Wednesdays, 12:30-1:15 p.m. The class will follow the lessons of Betty Edwards’ book “Learning to Draw on the Right Side of the Brain.” The class can be for home-schooled students and adults.

“Creating Works of Art” Part II — Wednesdays from 5:-5:45 p.m. With water colors and acrylic.

Music sessions

Beethoven’s 3 year olds, — Wednesdays from 10-10:45 a.m.,

Bach’s Kids, 4-5 year olds — Wednesdays 12:30-1:15 p.m.

Mozart’s Babies, birth-18 months — Tuesdays from 10-10:45 a.m.

Brahms’ Toddlers, 18-36 months — Tuesdays from 11-11:45 a.m..

Other classes and payment info

Classes are held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays and the academy is handicap accessible. Fee for Early Childhood is $175 per 8 sessions, $262 for two classes or for one child and sibling, payable in full before beginning of session.

Ms. Bethany’s beginner’s violin class — Tuesdays from 4-4:45 p.m. $200 per 8 sessions.

M&A children’s choir, ages 6-16 — Tuesdays from 5-6 p.m. $200 per 8 sessions.

Ms. Bethany’s vocal class, ages 10 and up — Wednesdays from 3:30-4:15 p.m. $200 per 8 sessions.

Personal checks made payable to: Music and Art Academy and mail to 131 Wood Lomond Way, Huntington, WV 25705.

Availability is based on minimum and maximum class size. First come, first served basis. Register today by calling 304-633-4305 or emailing music.artacademy@yahoo.com. Other classes for guitar, ukulele and vocal lessons for older students and adults may be available on request.

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