Epic Charter Schools will resume payment of in person classes in September!
We also have a new core curriculum class program called HeartLocke CooperativeSchool on Mondays.
Class descriptions below.
*****To see available CURRENT class dates and descriptions and register, scroll down to images.
*prices subject to change
- FRIDAYS (EACH WEEK)-$3.00- REGULAR homeschool class, Fridays at 9:30-10:30 am, some classes have extended times, ages combined 5- graduated, typically on paper, cardstock, collage with dry medium, (chalk pastels, oil pastels, pencil, ink, marker and charcoal ) mixed medium or craft class.
- FRIDAYS (EACH WEEK) $45 - ALL DAY from 9-4pm art drop off camp where students work in a variety of medium including clay, painting, mixed media, pastels. Drawing class students will come in at 9:30 to participate then leave.
- MONDAYS (EVERY OTHER WEEK)-$7.00 -$15.00-CRAFT homeschool classes, Mondays, when scheduled, are at 6:30pm, see schedule of current classes below , ages 5 til graduated. Will include clays, painting ceramics, decorating vases, making frames, painting recycled materials, crafting on t-shirts, making cards, wood building, leather making and TONS more fun and creative ideas!
- WEDNESDAYS (EVERY OTHER WEEK)-$8.00-$15.00 -PAINTING homeschool classes, Wednesday from 9:30-11 am, some classes have extended times ages combined 5 til graduated, paintings will vary each class, typically on a canvas, board, reclaimed barn wood or similar.
Individual class fees are per class, per student, can pay for more than one class at once or more than one child at once.
HeartLocke also offers an Art & Education program. We utilize art to jumpstart learning. It's not just fun, it's educational! An example would be a class like "The Science of Slime" , students would learn the reason behind what causes the chemical reactions to occur to create the goopy mess they will mix together and customize for themselves. Along with the science, they will learn about the origins of slime, when it became popular, dangers of toxic chemical reactions, receive worksheets to go along with the lesson.
Art & Education classes are $15.00 and the child must be able to read and write to attend, ages for these classes will be set in the event description.
Add the classes you wish your child to take to the shopping cart. When ready to check out, use coupon code EPIC and fill out the fields privided. We do the rest.
See list of all classes below. Homeschool classes are marked (HS) Art&Education are marked (Art&Ed).
Tues Youth+) Drawstring Bag Crochet Class Sept 22 & 29th 6-8:30pm
Instructor: Rylee Firestone (15yr old crochet artist)
Tuesday Sept 22 & Tuesday Sept 29th 6-8:30pm
Pom pom drawstring bag:
Skill level: Easy
Class comes with a free gift bag which includes one crochet needle and enough yarn to make a second bag for a friend!
Come join us as we learn to crochet a drawstring bag! This bag can hold many items and you will be so proud that you created it yourself!If you have never crochet before, this is the place to learn. You will have 2.5 hours class time for both classes to complete this bag.
Choose yarn color for class bag at checkout. If signing up for more than one person, select 1 color and add to cart, then 2nd color if different, and add to cart. Gift bag colors will vary.
Cost covers TWO CLASSES plus FREE gift bag!
If using Epic Charter Schools for Payment, add coupon code EPIC at checkout and type in student information.
Thurs Art&Ed) Where in the World October 1st 4-5:30pm
Oct 1st 4pm-5:30pm
Instructor Bethany Stone
Where in the World are you?!?
In this class, kids will discover the concept of where they fit in relation to the world as a whole!
We will be constructing nesting circles to gain a better understanding of the geography behind where they live.
We will start by reading the book "Me on the Map" by Joan Sweeney. Then, we will look at and discuss where we are on different types of maps. We will look at a lot of different maps including a map of outer space identifying our planet, a world map identifying our continent, a map of the United States identifying our State, then (you can choose to teach your kids this at home and add it later for privacy concerns) where their house is.
If using Epic Charter Schools for payment, add coupon code EPIC at checkout and type in student's information.
Fri HS) Ocean Rainbow Scratch Art Sept 25th 9:30-10:30am
Only a few left!
Sept 25th 9:30-10:30am
In this Rainbow Scratch Art class, we will be creating step by step on scratch art pads with rainbow color below. The theme will be ocean theme. Each student's artwork will be different and drawings will be added on the board such as seahorses, starfish, seaweed, etc. Students will get help as needed to learn the scratch work techniques. Ages 5 and up.
Class sizes are limited currently due to social distancing. Instructors will wear masks.
If using Epic Charter Schools for payment, use coupon code EPIC at checkout and type in the child's information.
Wed HS) FULL Tie Dye Shirts with Celeste September 23rd 9:30am-11am
THIS CLASS IS FULL
Instructor Celeste Brown
September 23rd 9:30am-11am
Students ages 8+ (If you have a younger student you wish to participate, we request a parent sit with them to help)
Each shirt will be different when finished and students can choose their own colors and pattern. If a student finishes early, there will be other tie dye style activities during class.
Select T-Shirt size at checkout otherwise all shirts will be a YOUTH MEDIUM . If selecting for more than one student, add a size to the cart, then add additional sizes individually before checking out.
Seating is limited to socially distance.
If using Epic Charter Schools to pay for this class, add coupon code EPIC at checkout and student information.
Fri Youth,Teen) 3 in 1 Drawing October 3 6-8:30pm
October 3 6-8:30pm
We will learn aspects of 3 major styles of art.
Realism - art that depicts objects/people in a realistic way.
Abstract - art that depicts objects/people in a semi-form creation
Non-Objective - art that does not depict any form, just design and expression.
Recommended for ages 11 and up.
We will segment into three columns and each art form will be used in the different column. We will have chalk pastel, oil pastel , pencils, charcoal and marker available to create with and help as needed. Each art will be different and artists will choose what they want their focus to be.
If they finish early, the Side Yard is open for socializing.
If using Epic, use coupon code EPIC at checkout.
Sat Teen) Crayon Melting Paint Party September 26th 6-10pm
September 26th 6-10pm
HeartLocke Studio welcomes your teen in our back to school party!
Artists will create and paint on an 12x16 gallery wrapped canvas, glue crayons and melt them. This is a 4 hour drop off party with music, soda, pizza and new friends. We encourage you to invite a friend as it is always nice to know someone already.
Artist instructor will teach the class, chaperones will be on hand. Our new Side Yard is an amazing hang out zone with yard games and well lit at night. A great way to make new friends with similar interests.
If using Epic Charter Schools for payment, use coupon code EPIC at checkout and fill in child's information.
Wed HS) Surreal Hot Air Balloons September 30th 9:30-11:30am
September 30th 9:30-11:30am
Students ages 5+ will create surreal collage style art, mixing watercolor skies with a choice of scenery, they will create hot air balloons with different perspectives to create depth. These are very creative and bright with a dream like feel to them.
Class size is limited due to social distancing and staff will wear masks.
If using Epic Charter Schools for your student, use coupon code EPIC at checkout with child's information for billing.
Fri HS) Abstract with Oil Pastel October 2nd 9:30-10:30am
Only a few left!
October 2nd 9:30-10:30am
In this class for ages 5 and up, we will look at art by Maria B Davis and examine some of the Elements of Art: line, color theory, value, and form, students will create a unique abstract artwork consisting of loopy, curvy, organic lines that repeat, overlap and interact with each other in the composition.
Students will use tints and shades and work on extreme craftsmanship (neatness) so as not to “muddy up” any of the colors in their art. This piece will be really neat and fun.
If using Epic Charter Schools for Payment, use coupon code EPIC at checkout and type in student's information.
Wed HS) Crochet Hair Tie Scrunchies October 7th 10-12pm
Instructor Rylee Firestone ( 15 yr old crochet artist)
Wed October 7th 10-12pm
Hair tie Scrunchies:
Skill Level: Easy
Come make some crochet hair scrunchies with us! Scrunchies have come back in style and the crochet ones are all the rage! If you don't know how to crochet, we will show you. For this class, you can make up to 3 scrunchies if you have time.
If you are using Epic Charter Schools for payment, add coupon code EPIC at checkout, then type in student's information.
Thurs Youth, Adult) Flamingo Rose Princess Painting October 8th 6-8pm
Instructor: Celeste Brown
October 8th 6-8pm
We will have FREE cake at this event! It is Mrs. Elizabeth's Birthday!
All ages can come paint this Rose Flamingo Princess using acrylic paint with touches of gold accents. Parent's can paint one too for the same price if they would like. Painting is step by step and we are here to help along the way.
Cost- $20 for 11x14 gallery wrapped canvas
Cost- $25 for 12x16 gallery wrapped canvas
If using Epic Charter Schools for payment , use coupon code EPIC at checkout and type in student information.
Seating is limited due to social distancing and instructor and staff will wear masks. Waiting room is closed during classes, however the Side Yard will be open.
Fri HS) Fractured Faces October 9th 9:30-10:45am
Only a few left!
October 9th 9:30-10:45am
Fractured Picasso style faces for ages 5 and up will be drawn with pencil and mirror, separated with ruler then colored with vibrant shades. After, students will shatter them and glue onto patterned paper board with gaps and tilts to create their one of a kind master pieces. This style isn't intended to look realistic and will be a free flowing, fun piece.
If using Epic Chart Schools for funding, use coupon code EPIC at checkout and type in the student information.
Fri All Ages) Shades of a Horse Painting Oct 9th 6-8pm
Instructor Celeste Brown
Friday Oct 9th 6-8pm
Come paint with us! We will be painting on a gallery wrapped canvas. After making a dark background, artists (ages 8 til adult) will trace out the outline of their horse then fill in with custom colors. Following along step by step will ensure your painting looks similar to the instructors or you can create on your own.
Choose your canvas size at checkout.
Cost- $20 for 11x14 canvas
Cost- $25 for 12x16 canvas
If using Epic Charter Schools for payment, add coupon code EPIC at checkout and type in the student information for billing.
Fri Youth+) Jack Crochet Beanie Oct 16 & 23 6-8pm
Instructor Rylee Firestone (15 yr old crochet artist)
2 part class Oct 16th 6-8pm and Oct 23rd 6-8pm
Come learn to crochet a Jack Skellington beanie just in time for the weather changes!
You will be able to bundle yourself up in your own homemade creation!
Class instruction is step by step.
Preferring ages 10 and up for this class.
Cost- $30 and covers both days.
If using Epic Charter Schools for payment , add coupon code EPIC at checkout and include the student information.