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Hopkinton Center for the Arts Educational Classes

HCA is a regional arts center located in Hopkinton, Massachusetts, that offers year-round classes and workshops for adults and children. Classes are taught by experienced artist-instructors and are tailored for beginning through advanced students in the visual and performing arts. Classes include programs in the fine arts, acting and theater, music, singing, movie-making, creative writing, and ceramics. If you are in need of financial aid, please fill out our online scholarship form. Young adults are welcome to enroll in most adult courses. 

If you wish to join a class already in session, please call us at 508-435-9222 and we'll pro-rate the cost proportional to the number of classes remaining in the session. 

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HCA-Hopkins Registration Form 

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Ballet 3 & 4 (Tuesday)

Grades: 3rd-5th

Days: Tuesday

Class Time: 05:45 PM- 06:45 PM

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Students will work on skills in a structured class format to include barre work, center, and elements across the floor. Emphasis is placed on form, musicality, coordination, expression, and working together as a corps. A portion of class remains dedicated to creative dance and individual expression. Many performing opportunities are available for students at this level. Ages 8-11. Enrollment is for the 2019-2020 school year. Price is based on one class a week for 36 weeks. Additional discounts are available for multiple dance classes taken per week. Tuition is pro-rated based on the start date of the student. Flexible payment plans available. Instructor: Jessica Wilson
September 10 - June 10 (05:45 pm-06:45 pm)
3rd-5th
8-11
Tuesday
Jessica Wilson
General Price: $540 | Member Price: $513
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10
Event Date:
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Sep to Jun

13

Sep

24

Jan

Ballet 3 & 4 (Friday) - HALF YEAR

Grades: 3rd-5th

Days: Friday

Class Time: 05:00 PM- 06:30 PM

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Students will work on skills in a structured class format to include barre work, center, and elements across the floor. Emphasis is placed on form, musicality, coordination, expression, and working together as a corps. A portion of class remains dedicated to creative dance and individual expression. Many performing opportunities are available for students at this level. Ages 8-11. Price is based on one class a week for 18 weeks. Instructor: Jessica Wilson

September 13 - January 24 (05:00 pm-06:30 pm)
3rd-5th
8-11
Friday
Jessica Wilson
General Price: $405 | Member Price: $0
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
13 to 24
Event Date:
Sep to Jan
Sep to Jan

13

Sep

26

Jun

Ballet 3 & 4 (Friday)

Grades: 3rd-5th

Days: Friday

Class Time: 05:00 PM- 06:30 PM

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Students will work on skills in a structured class format to include barre work, center, and elements across the floor. Emphasis is placed on form, musicality, coordination, expression, and working together as a corps. A portion of class remains dedicated to creative dance and individual expression. Many performing opportunities are available for students at this level. Ages 8-11. Enrollment is for the 2019-2020 school year. Price is based on one class a week for 36 weeks. Additional discounts are available for multiple dance classes taken per week. Tuition is pro-rated based on the start date of the student. Flexible payment plans available. Instructor: Jessica Wilson

September 13 - June 26 (05:00 pm-06:30 pm)
3rd-5th
8-11
Friday
Jessica Wilson
General Price: $810 | Member Price: $770
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
13 to 26
Event Date:
Sep to Jun
Sep to Jun

14

Sep

14

Dec

Creative Dance

Grades: Pre - k

Days: Saturday

Class Time: 09:00 AM- 09:45 AM

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Through story telling, props, music, and play, young dancers are introduced to the joy of dance, and our experienced HCA faculty work to ensure this joy and appreciation of dance will remain with the students for a lifetime. Rhythm, coordination, and listening skills are developed in a playful, warm, and nurturing atmosphere. 12 classes. Ages 3-4.5
September 14 - December 14 (09:00 am-09:45 am)
Pre - k
3-4
Saturday
Alyssa McQuillan
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
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Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

14

Sep

14

Dec

Pre-Ballet

Grades: k -1st

Days: Saturday

Class Time: 09:45 AM- 10:30 AM

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Pre Ballet expands on the elements and practices of Creative Movement. While dance elements are further developed, imagery, musicality, creative thinking, spatial awareness and team work continue to be emphasized in a safe, fun, nurturing environment. This class is appropriate for students enrolled in Kindergarten. 12 classes. Ages 4.5 - 6. Instructor: Tina Anne Marshall

September 14 - December 14 (09:45 am-10:30 am)
k -1st
4-6
Saturday
Tina Marshall
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
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Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

14

Sep

14

Dec

Hip Hop Dance 1 @ 10:00 am

Grades: 1st-3rd

Days: Saturday

Class Time: 10:00 AM- 10:45 AM

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Join our fun, exciting, and energetic classes that focus on the today’s most popular dance moves. Develop coordination, body awareness, build self-esteem and promote confidence while having a blast. 12 classes. Ages 6-8

September 14 - December 14 (10:00 am-10:45 am)
1st-3rd
6-8
Saturday
Alyssa McQuillan
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
14
Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

14

Sep

14

Dec

Ballet 1 (Saturday)

Grades: 1st-2nd

Days: Saturday

Class Time: 10:30 AM- 11:15 AM

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Inspiring and imaginative classes designed to be a foundation for basic dance principles and the proper French ballet terminology. An emphasis s placed on musicality and creativity while basic coordination skills and the fundamentals of classical ballet are explored through the use of props and imagery. Individual expression and improvisation is encouraged in a safe and welcoming atmosphere. Ages 6-7

September 14 - December 14 (10:30 am-11:15 am)
1st-2nd
6-7
Saturday
Tina Marshall
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
14
Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

14

Sep

14

Dec

Hip Hop Dance 1 @ 10:45 am

Grades: 1st-3rd

Days: Saturdays

Class Time: 10:45 AM- 11:30 AM

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Join our fun, exciting, and energetic classes that focus on the today’s most popular dance moves. Develop coordination, body awareness, build self-esteem and promote confidence while having a blast. 12 classes. Ages 6-8. Instructor Alyssa McQuillan. This class is from 10:45-11:30 am

September 14 - December 14 (10:45 am-11:30 am)
1st-3rd
6-8
Saturdays
Alyssa McQuillan
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
14
Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

14

Sep

14

Dec

Ballet 2 (Saturday)

Grades: 2nd-3rd

Days: Saturday

Class Time: 11:15 AM- 12:00 PM

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Inspiring and imaginative classes designed to be a foundation for basic dance principles and the proper French ballet terminology. An emphasis s placed on musicality and creativity while basic coordination skills and the fundamentals of classical ballet are explored through the use of props and imagery. Individual expression and improvisation is encouraged in a safe and welcoming atmosphere. Ages 7-8

September 14 - December 14 (11:15 am-12:00 pm)
2nd-3rd
7-8
Saturday
Tina Marshall
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
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Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

17

Sep

22

Oct

Musical Theater for Little Ones - Session 1

Grades: Pre - k

Days: Tuesday

Class Time: 10:00 AM- 11:00 AM

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This group class introduces your young star to the craft of musical theater performance. Students will use acting exercises and imaginative games while learning songs to create a unique musical theater performance for the last day of class. A focus is placed on performance and team building skills and character development. 6 classes. Instructor Mark Schiappucci
September 17 - October 22 (10:00 am-11:00 am)
Pre - k
4-5
Tuesday
Mark Schiappucci
General Price: $90 | Member Price: $85.5
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
17 to 22
Event Date:
Sep to Oct
Sep to Oct

17

Sep

22

Oct

Pen & Ink - Session 1

Grades: 4th-8th

Days: Tuesday

Class Time: 03:00 PM- 05:00 PM

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Drawing with pen and ink is a commitment. The line you put down with an ink pen cannot be erased. But, drawing with pen and ink gives confidence in drawing like no other medium can. In this course students will learn and execute fundamental pen and ink drawing techniques while embracing their own personal styles. Instructor: Sarah Alexander. 6 classes

September 17 - October 22 (03:00 pm-05:00 pm)
4th-8th
9-13
Tuesday
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
17 to 22
Event Date:
Sep to Oct
Sep to Oct

17

Sep

10

Dec

Hip Hop Dance 2

Grades: 4th-5th

Days: Tuesday

Class Time: 03:45 PM- 04:45 PM

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Join our fun, exciting, and energetic classes that focus on the today’s most popular dance moves. Develop coordination, body awareness, build self-esteem and promote confidence while having a blast. 12 classes. Ages 9-11
September 17 - December 10 (03:45 pm-04:45 pm)
4th-5th
9-11
Tuesday
Alyssa McQuillan
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
17 to 10
Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

17

Sep

22

Oct

Wheel Throwing - Tue afternoon 1

Grades: 5th-12th

Days: Tuesday

Class Time: 04:00 PM- 06:00 PM

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This class is perfect for beginners who want to learn to use a pottery wheel. Continuing students refine their wheelthrowing skills and expand their knowledge of decorating techniques. Tuition includes 25 lbs. of clay, glazes, and firing. (Adult classes include open studio time). Tuesdays - 6 classes
September 17 - October 22 (04:00 pm-06:00 pm)
5th-12th
11-17
Tuesday
Hana Reilly
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
17 to 22
Event Date:
Sep to Oct
Sep to Oct

17

Sep

10

Dec

Ballet 1 & 2 (Tuesday)

Grades: 1st-3rd

Days: Tuesday

Class Time: 04:15 PM- 05:00 PM

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Inspiring and imaginative classes designed to be a foundation for basic dance principles and the proper French ballet terminology. An emphasis s placed on musicality and creativity while basic coordination skills and the fundamentals of classical ballet are explored through the use of props and imagery. Individual expression and improvisation is encouraged in a safe and welcoming atmosphere. Ages 6-8
September 17 - December 10 (04:15 pm-05:00 pm)
1st-3rd
6-8
Tuesday
Jessica Wilson
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
17 to 10
Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

17

Sep

10

Dec

Do-Re-Me! Group Singing

Grades: 1st-4th

Days: Tuesday

Class Time: 04:45 PM- 05:45 PM

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For kids who LOVE to sing, but may not be ready for private lessons. Learning to sing in tune and learning musical concepts through singing establishes deep musical understanding and confidence in a budding musician. Students will learn melody, part singing, and harmony as they progress through the program. This class is a great way to introduce kids to healthy, relaxed singing! For grades 2nd – 5th. Tuesdays 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm. Instructor: Mark Schiappucci

September 17 - December 10 (04:45 pm-05:45 pm)
1st-4th
6-9
Tuesday
Mark Schiappucci
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
17 to 10
Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

18

Sep

18

Dec

Storybook Theater - From Page to Stage

Grades: k -3rd

Days: Wednesday

Class Time: 04:45 PM- 05:45 PM

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This fun, active introduction to creative drama, includes creative movement, imagination, drama games, activities, songs, and hands on crafts. Inspired by favorite children's books, Storybook Theater will embark on a new adventure each session! Join us for an interactive theatre experience! The final class will involve a performance for friends and family. For grades Pre-K to 3rd grade

September 18 - December 18 (04:45 pm-05:45 pm)
k -3rd
5-8
Wednesday
Maureen Regan
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
18
Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

19

Sep

24

Oct

Handbuilding for Kids -Thu afternoon 1

Grades: 4th-6th

Days: Thursday

Class Time: 02:45 PM- 04:15 PM

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Create pottery and small sculptures from clay using handbuilding techniques. Students will also learn glazing and creating surface detail. Tuition includes materials and firing. Thursdays - 6 classes

September 19 - October 24 (02:45 pm-04:15 pm)
4th-6th
9-11
Thursday
General Price: $150 | Member Price: $142.5
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
19 to 24
Event Date:
Sep to Oct
Sep to Oct

19

Sep

24

Oct

Fine Art Academy - Thursday Session 1

Grades: 4th-8th

Days: Thursday

Class Time: 03:00 PM- 05:00 PM

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Students will get to experiment with multiple forms of art making, drawing, painting, sculpture, collaborative projects, and pen and ink. Emphasis on creative problem solving, and the joy of discovery. Thursday - 6 classes

September 19 - October 24 (03:00 pm-05:00 pm)
4th-8th
9-13
Thursday
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
19 to 24
Event Date:
Sep to Oct
Sep to Oct

19

Sep

19

Dec

Ballet 1 & 2 (Thursday)

Grades: 1st-3rd

Days: Thursday

Class Time: 04:00 PM- 04:45 PM

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Inspiring and imaginative classes designed to be a foundation for basic dance principles and the proper French ballet terminology. An emphasis s placed on musicality and creativity while basic coordination skills and the fundamentals of classical ballet are explored through the use of props and imagery. Individual expression and improvisation is encouraged in a safe and welcoming atmosphere. Ages 6-8
September 19 - December 19 (04:00 pm-04:45 pm)
1st-3rd
6-8
Thursday
Jessica Wilson
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
19
Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

19

Sep

24

Oct

Handbuilding / Wheel Throwing -Thu afternoon 1

Grades: 6th-12th

Days: Thursday

Class Time: 04:30 PM- 06:30 PM

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Learn to use a pottery wheel, plus create pottery and small sculptures using handbuilding techniques. Beginners will learn to wedge clay, form clay on the wheel and apply surface decoration. Continuing students welcome. Tuition includes 25 lbs. of clay, glazes, and firing. Thursdays - 6 classes

September 19 - October 24 (04:30 pm-06:30 pm)
6th-12th
11-17
Thursday
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
19 to 24
Event Date:
Sep to Oct
Sep to Oct

19

Sep

05

Dec

Mixed Media Art Explorations (Thur)

Grades: 2nd-3rd

Days: Thursday

Class Time: 05:00 PM- 06:00 PM

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Students will complete a series of projects using pencil, Sharpie, watercolor, tempera cakes, acrylic, oil pastels, chalk pastels, Mod Podge, Model Magic, self-hardening clay, yarn, material and scrapbook paper. Teaching methodology includes step-by-step instruction, guided and observational drawing. Subject matter includes animals, people, landscape, plant material and fruit. Fine motor skills such as cutting, gluing, weaving and eye-hand visual accuracy will be emphasized in a fun, relaxed atmosphere.
September 19 - December 05 (05:00 pm-06:00 pm)
2nd-3rd
7-8
Thursday
Judy Smith
General Price: $150 | Member Price: $142.5
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
19 to 05
Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

20

Sep

25

Oct

Friday Art Club - Session 1

Grades: 4th-8th

Days: Friday

Class Time: 02:45 PM- 04:45 PM

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Each week alternating teachers will lead a project for you to try out. Based on student interests, we will work with a variety of medium, including embroidery, pen and ink, mixed media, painting and sculpture. Hopkins Students will be walked over by HCA volunteer. On early release days, the times of the class will be adjusted accordingly. 6 classes.

September 20 - October 25 (02:45 pm-04:45 pm)
4th-8th
9-13
Friday
Marion Buricatu
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
20 to 25
Event Date:
Sep to Oct
Sep to Oct

21

Sep

26

Oct

Clay Fun for Kids - Sat afternoon 1

Grades: 1st-3rd

Days: Saturday

Class Time: 01:00 PM- 03:00 PM

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Come have fun with clay and learn to make pinch, coil and slab creations such as sculptures, mugs, bowls and more. Instructor: Hana Reilly. Saturdays - 6 classes
September 21 - October 26 (01:00 pm-03:00 pm)
1st-3rd
6-8
Saturday
Hana Reilly
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
21 to 26
Event Date:
Sep to Oct
Sep to Oct

21

Sep

26

Oct

Wheel Throwing - Sat morning

Grades: 5th-12th

Days: Saturday

Class Time: 09:30 PM- 12:30 PM

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This class is perfect for beginners who want to learn to use a pottery wheel. Continuing students refine their wheelthrowing skills and expand their knowledge of decorating techniques. Tuition includes 25 lbs. of clay, glazes, and firing. Open to grades 5th - 12th. Saturdays - 6 classes
September 21 - October 26 (09:30 pm-12:30 pm)
5th-12th
11-17
Saturday
Hana Reilly
General Price: $270 | Member Price: $256.5
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
21 to 26
Event Date:
Sep to Oct
Sep to Oct

23

Sep

16

Dec

Fine Art Academy - Monday

Grades: 4th-8th

Days: Monday

Class Time: 02:45 PM- 04:45 PM

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Students will get to experiment with multiple forms of art making, drawing, painting, sculpture, collaborative projects, and pen and ink. Emphasis on creative problem solving, and the joy of discovery. Mondays - 10 classes

September 23 - December 16 (02:45 pm-04:45 pm)
4th-8th
9-13
Monday
General Price: $300 | Member Price: $285
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
23 to 16
Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

23

Sep

16

Dec

Actor's Studio for Beginners

Grades: 4th-8th

Days: Monday

Class Time: 02:45 PM- 04:15 PM

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This acting class is great for the beginner performer (with less than two years acting class experience) Students will study the techniques of theatre while building foundational acting skills and theatre vocabulary. Students will explore theatre through games, monologues, scene work, character building, and improvisation. The final day of class will feature a showcase. For grades 4th – 8th
September 23 - December 16 (02:45 pm-04:15 pm)
4th-8th
9-13
Monday
Maureen Regan
General Price: $225 | Member Price: $213.75
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
23 to 16
Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

23

Sep

16

Dec

Kidz Lit Art

Grades: k -1st

Days: Monday

Class Time: 04:00 PM- 05:00 PM

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Students will explore the art of book illustration using mixed media (pencil, Sharpies, Prismacolor pencils, watercolor, tempera, acrylic paint, Model Magic, self-hardening clay and mod podge) to create a visual response to award winning childrens’ books by Peter Reynolds, Jan Brett, Drew Daywalt, Eric Carle and others. Supports creative thinking, literacy and comprehension using visual and tactile methods. Judith Murray Smith, (M.Ed., B.A., DESE licensed) uses a combination of guided/directed drawing and constructionist teaching methods to help students complete multi-layered projects designed to inspire a love of art and books. Mrs. Smith meets students at appropriate developmental levels.
September 23 - December 16 (04:00 pm-05:00 pm)
k -1st
5-6
Monday
Judy Smith
General Price: $150 | Member Price: $142.5
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
23 to 16
Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

23

Sep

16

Dec

Mixed Media Art Explorations (Mon)

Grades: 2nd-3rd

Days: Monday

Class Time: 05:00 PM- 06:00 PM

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Students will complete a series of projects using pencil, Sharpie, watercolor, tempera cakes, acrylic, oil pastels, chalk pastels, Mod Podge, Model Magic, self-hardening clay, yarn, material and scrapbook paper. Teaching methodology includes step-by-step instruction, guided and observational drawing. Subject matter includes animals, people, landscape, plant material and fruit. Fine motor skills such as cutting, gluing, weaving and eye-hand visual accuracy will be emphasized in a fun, relaxed atmosphere.
September 23 - December 16 (05:00 pm-06:00 pm)
2nd-3rd
7-8
Monday
Judy Smith
General Price: $150 | Member Price: $142.5
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
23 to 16
Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

23

Sep

16

Dec

Actor's Studio - Intermediate

Grades: 5th-9th

Days: Monday

Class Time: 05:00 PM- 06:30 PM

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This invite/audition-only studio acting class is for intermediate and advanced students looking to build skills and challenge themselves. Students will study and expand on previous techniques, improving their artistry. This is a fast-paced class that will benefit even a seasoned performer. For grades 4th – 8th

September 23 - December 16 (05:00 pm-06:30 pm)
5th-9th
10-14
Monday
Alyssa Surrette
General Price: $225 | Member Price: $213.75
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
23 to 16
Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

24

Sep

03

Dec

Sewing for Beginners

Grades: 4th-8th

Days: Tuesday

Class Time: 03:00 PM- 04:30 PM

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Students will learn basic sewing skills including how to use a sewing machine and patterns. Projects may include a drawstring bag, canvas and ribbon key chains, pajama shorts, and a zipper pouch. Sewing machines and materials for all projects are included in tuition cost. 10 classes with Instructor Heather Heverling.

September 24 - December 03 (03:00 pm-04:30 pm)
4th-8th
9-13
Tuesday
General Price: $235 | Member Price: $223.25
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
24 to 03
Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

25

Sep

04

Dec

Sewing - Intermediate/Advanced

Grades: 4th-8th

Days: Wednesday

Class Time: 03:00 PM- 04:30 PM

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Students must have completed "Sewing for Beginners" or applicable sewing course. The first class will be some review and then a potholder project with materials provided by the instructor. Students will then choose from an assortment of patterns to decide on their next project. Students can either purchase fabric and notions on their own, or they may purchase supplies from the instructor Heather Heverling. 10 classes

September 25 - December 04 (03:00 pm-04:30 pm)
4th-8th
9-13
Wednesday
General Price: $235 | Member Price: $223.25
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
25 to 04
Event Date:
Sep to Dec
Sep to Dec

18

Oct

Hopkinton Early Release Workshop: Dragon's Eye

Grades: 4th-6th

Days: Friday

Class Time: 12:30 PM- 02:30 PM

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Make hauntingly gorgeous 3-D dragon eyes from clear glass cabochon pieces (polished, convex, magnified glass), and then fashion them into a dragon eye pendant or glue onto a surface as part of a dragon drawing. All materials will be provided. Instructor: Joyce Firth

HOPKINS ELEMENTARY WALK OVER IS AVAILABLE FOR THIS WORKSHOP:

 

October 18 - October 18 (12:30 pm-02:30 pm)
4th-6th
9-12
Friday
General Price: $40 | Member Price: $40
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
18
Event Date:
Oct
Oct

29

Oct

10

Dec

Musical Theater for Little Ones - Session 2

Grades: Pre - k

Days: Tuesday

Class Time: 10:00 AM- 11:00 AM

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This group class introduces your young star to the craft of musical theater performance. Students will use acting exercises and imaginative games while learning songs to create a unique musical theater performance for the last day of class. A focus is placed on performance and team building skills and character development. 6 classes. Instructor Mark Schiappucci
October 29 - December 10 (10:00 am-11:00 am)
Pre - k
4-5
Tuesday
Mark Schiappucci
General Price: $90 | Member Price: $85.5
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
29 to 10
Event Date:
Oct to Dec
Oct to Dec

29

Oct

10

Dec

Pen & Ink - Session 2

Grades: 4th-8th

Days: Tuesday

Class Time: 03:00 PM- 05:00 PM

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Drawing with pen and ink is a commitment. The line you put down with an ink pen cannot be erased. But, drawing with pen and ink gives confidence in drawing like no other medium can. In this course students will learn and execute fundamental pen and ink drawing techniques while embracing their own personal styles. Instructor: Sarah Alexander. 6 classes

October 29 - December 10 (03:00 pm-05:00 pm)
4th-8th
9-13
Tuesday
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
29 to 10
Event Date:
Oct to Dec
Oct to Dec

29

Oct

10

Dec

Wheel Throwing - Tue afternoon 2

Grades: 5th-12th

Days: Tuesday

Class Time: 04:00 PM- 06:00 PM

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This class is perfect for beginners who want to learn to use a pottery wheel. Continuing students refine their wheelthrowing skills and expand their knowledge of decorating techniques. Tuition includes 25 lbs. of clay, glazes, and firing. (Adult classes include open studio time). Tuesdays - 6 classes
October 29 - December 10 (04:00 pm-06:00 pm)
5th-12th
11-17
Tuesday
Hana Reilly
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
29 to 10
Event Date:
Oct to Dec
Oct to Dec

01

Nov

13

Dec

Friday Art Club - Session 2

Grades: 4th-8th

Days: Friday

Class Time: 02:45 PM- 04:45 PM

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Each week alternating teachers will lead a project for you to try out. Based on student interests, we will work with a variety of medium, including embroidery, pen and ink, mixed media, painting and sculpture. Hopkins Students will be walked over by HCA volunteer. On early release days, the times of the class will be adjusted accordingly. 6 classes.
November 01 - December 13 (02:45 pm-04:45 pm)
4th-8th
9-13
Friday
Marion Buricatu
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
Event Date (field_event_date:delta): 0
01 to 13
Event Date:
Nov to Dec
Nov to Dec

02

Nov

14

Dec

Clay Fun for Kids - Sat afternoon 2

Grades: 1st-3rd

Days: Saturday

Class Time: 01:00 PM- 03:00 PM

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Come have fun with clay and learn to make pinch, coil and slab creations such as sculptures, mugs, bowls and more. Instructor: Hana Reilly. Saturdays - 6 classes
November 02 - December 14 (01:00 pm-03:00 pm)
1st-3rd
6-8
Saturday
Hana Reilly
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
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02 to 14
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Nov

14

Dec

Wheel Throwing - Sat morning 2

Grades: 5th-12th

Days: Saturday

Class Time: 09:30 PM- 12:30 PM

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This class is perfect for beginners who want to learn to use a pottery wheel. Continuing students refine their wheelthrowing skills and expand their knowledge of decorating techniques. Tuition includes 25 lbs. of clay, glazes, and firing. Open to grades 5th - 12th. Saturdays - 6 classes
November 02 - December 14 (09:30 pm-12:30 pm)
5th-12th
11-17
Saturday
Hana Reilly
General Price: $270 | Member Price: $256.5
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02 to 14
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Nov to Dec

06

Nov

18

Dec

Handbuilding for Kids - Weds afternoon 2

Grades: 4th-6th

Days: Wednesday

Class Time: 04:00 PM- 06:00 PM

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Create pottery and small sculptures from clay using handbuilding techniques! Learn about glazing and creating surface detail as you make sculptures, masks, creatures and pottery you can use. Tuition includes materials and firing. Class includes demonstrations and personal instruction. Tuition includes clay, glazes, and firing. Taught by Cheska Komissor. Wednesdays - 6 classes
November 06 - December 18 (04:00 pm-06:00 pm)
4th-6th
9-11
Wednesday
Cheska Komissar
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
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06 to 18
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07

Nov

19

Dec

Handbuilding for Kids -Thu afternoon 2

Grades: 4th-6th

Days: Thursday

Class Time: 02:45 PM- 04:45 PM

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Create pottery and small sculptures from clay using handbuilding techniques. Students will also learn glazing and creating surface detail. Tuition includes materials and firing. Thursdays - 6 classes
November 07 - December 19 (02:45 pm-04:45 pm)
4th-6th
9-11
Thursday
Cheska Komissar
General Price: $150 | Member Price: $142.5
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07 to 19
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07

Nov

19

Dec

Fine Art Academy - Thursday Session 2

Grades: 4th-8th

Days: Thursday

Class Time: 03:00 PM- 05:00 PM

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Students will get to experiment with multiple forms of art making, drawing, painting, sculpture, collaborative projects, and pen and ink. Emphasis on creative problem solving, and the joy of discovery. Thursday - 6 classes. Instructor Sarah Alexander

November 07 - December 19 (03:00 pm-05:00 pm)
4th-8th
9-13
Thursday
Sarah Alexander
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
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07 to 19
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Nov

19

Dec

Handbuilding / Wheel Throwing -Thu afternoon 1

Grades: 6th-12th

Days: Thursday

Class Time: 04:30 PM- 06:30 PM

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Learn to use a pottery wheel, plus create pottery and small sculptures using handbuilding techniques. Beginners will learn to wedge clay, form clay on the wheel and apply surface decoration. Continuing students welcome. Tuition includes 25 lbs. of clay, glazes, and firing. Thursdays - 6 classes
November 07 - December 19 (04:30 pm-06:30 pm)
6th-12th
12-17
Thursday
Cheska Komissar
General Price: $180 | Member Price: $171
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07 to 19
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15

Nov

Hopkinton Early Release Workshop: Junk Sculptures

Grades: 4th-6th

Days: Friday

Class Time: 12:30 PM- 02:30 PM

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Based on the works of Louise Nevelson, create an intriguing sculpture from old, broken, discarded found objects. Experience the way attention to placement within a space can make unrelated objects interact with each other to create a 3-dimensional work of art that is both crazy and captivating! All materials are provided. 2 hour class to assemble. They will be available for pick up at HCA after November 20. Instructor Joyce Firth

HOPKINS ELEMENTARY WALK-OVER SERVICE IS AVAILABLE FOR THIS WORKSHOP

November 15 - November 15 (12:30 pm-02:30 pm)
4th-6th
9-12
Friday
General Price: $40 | Member Price: $40
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15
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06

Dec

Hopkinton Early Release Workshop: Old Book Page Wreath

Grades: 4th-6th

Days: Friday

Class Time: 12:30 PM- 03:00 PM

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Turn an old book and sheet music into a rustic looking wreath. Using the pages from old books and old music scores, roll, crumple, pinch, or cut paper pages into a variety of textural shapes and assemble into a beautiful vintage looking wreath. All materials provided.  Instructor Joyce Firth

HOPKINS ELEMENTARY WALK-OVER SERVICE AVAILABLE.

December 06 - December 06 (12:30 pm-03:00 pm)
4th-6th
9-12
Friday
General Price: $45 | Member Price: $45
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06
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Dec
Dec

06

Dec

Early School Release Workshop: Wire Kids 101

Grades: 4th-6th

Days: Friday

Class Time: 12:30 PM- 02:30 PM

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Students of all ages will sculpt their names, pets, favorite objects or other inspiring things out of metal wire! 

Award-winning wire artist Ryan Kelley will help you sculpt your creativity! 2 hour class - all materials and tools included. 

Hopkins School walk-over service is available.

December 06 - December 06 (12:30 pm-02:30 pm)
4th-6th
9-11
Friday
General Price: $40 | Member Price: $38
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06
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Dec
Dec