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Teens

“The teacher was very good at getting me to see what I was drawing instead of drawing what I thought it looked like.” - Henry, age 15

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Pratt’s teen program is specifically designed for high school students who want to take art classes from professional artists.  At Pratt, we teach all skill levels – whether students are just beginning to explore the arts or they are ready to take their art to the next level we offer a class that will develop their creativity.

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Teen QuotePratt offers classes in our state of the art professionally equipped studios so students can learn the newest techniques in each discipline. Our teen program is intentionally designed to expose students to a variety of material, techniques and equipment in:  glass, metal, wood, printmaking, drawing, and painting.  Instructors work with each student’s skill level that emphasizes exploration in a supportive environment.

All of Pratt’s Teen classes are offered three times a year starting around September, January, and March.

Students! Are you thinking about going to an Arts College? Starting in summer 2013 Pratt Fine Arts Center will offer a portfolio development class designed to help get your work ready for portfolio reviews. This class will be taught be a professional artist and admission counselor specializing in the visual arts.

Be sure to complete the Waiver Agreement for Youth and Teen Registrations

Pohlman Knowles Teen Scholarship

This scholarship was founded by and named in honor of artists Jenny Pohlman and Sabrina Knowles to provide ongoing art opportunities for Seattle’s high school students, with particular emphasis on inner-city high school youth. More information

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Information about Pratt’s Teen Program:

Myra Kaha, Youth and Teen Manager
mkaha@pratt.org
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Parent and Me: Botanical Monoprints | 5.22

Rickie Wolfe

Class #
Date(s)
Time
Days
Weeks
Fees
Master Member Fees
6316
5/22
1-5pm
Sunday
1
$110

Explore the process of creating monotype (one-of-a-kind) prints on paper using botanical subjects such as leaves and elements in nature. Explore printmaking techniques and use a press to create rich and intriguing prints. The possibilities range from simple botanicals to complex botanical abstracts. All materials included. For parent and teen 13 years old and up, price includes one parent and one child.


Teen Drawing on Creativity | 5.5

Chris Crites

Class #
Date(s)
Time
Days
Weeks
Fees
Master Member Fees
6319
5/5 - 6/16
3:30 - 5:30pm
Thursday
7
$155

Advance your skills in drawing while working from objects and photographs. Learn to observe and render the real world using line and contour, shape and form, light and shadow, space and depth. Drawing is the foundation of visual arts and will help you further your observational skills and your creative ideas. There is a supply list for this class.


Parent and Me: Glassblowing (Ages 13 and up) | 5.29

Rand Coburn

Class #
Date(s)
Time
Days
Weeks
Fees
Master Member Fees
6137
5/29
1:45 - 5:45pm
Sunday
1
$180

Spend some quality time with your teen while you discover the universal appeal of shaping molten glass. This four hour class will feature a one hour demonstration and 3 hours to practice gathering glass from the furnace, blowing and shaping bubbles. This will be an experience you two will not forget! Price includes one parent and one teen 13 years and up, space is limited to three groups so sign up early!  No experience necessary.


Teen Art Week: Fused Glass | 8.8

Sasha Tepper-Stewart

Class #
Date(s)
Time
Days
Weeks
Fees
Master Member Fees
6189
8/8 - 8/12
1:30 - 4:30pm
Mon - Fri
1
$230

Create fused and slumped coasters, plates, bowls, self-portraits, and more. Explore design, composition, and color while using everything from sheet glass to glass powders. Find confidence in your artwork through thoughtful design, and good craftsmanship. All materials included.