Paul & Yetta Gluck School of Visual Arts

Through the generosity of Paul and Yetta Gluck, the JCC is now offering classes for all ages that foster creativity, personal growth, and community through hands-on learning at Paul and Yetta Gluck School of Visual Arts.  

All supplies are included in the class fee unless otherwise noted. 

⇒ One Day Workshop
⇒ Winter Break Workshops
⇒ Compassionate Creativity
⇒ Mini Series
⇒ 6 Week Series
8 Week Series
⇒ Expressive Art Therapy
⇒ Sip and Paint

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Private & Semi-Private Art Lessons
Enroll in private lessons for students of all ages. Registration is ongoing for in-person private, small group, or virtual instruction. Classes are scheduled in 8 week sessions of 45 minute classes. To enroll contact Dana Goodfriend at 330.746.3250 ext. 152 or dgoodfriend@jewishyoungstown.org.

Eight 45-Minute Lessons

Members Non Members
Private $270 $360

Semi-Private
2-3 people  Cost is per person

$240 $320

ONE DAY WORKSHOP

Painting with Natural Pigments (Ages 14 and up)
Work with natural earth pigments as we paint, print, and explore ways to apply the natural beauty of colors derived from the earth to create finished works of art.
Date: Monday, November 9 | Time: 5:30 - 6:45 p.m.
Cost: $20/Members | $25/Non Members
Register by Wednesday, November 4.


WINTER BREAK WORKSHOPS

Winter Wonderland | Three Day Workshop (Grades 1 - 4)
Explore winter art through seasonal themes that include snow, snowflakes, ice, snow men, winter mittens, and evergreen trees.
Dates: December 21, 22, & 23 | Time: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Cost: $55/Members | $70/Non Members
Register by Friday, December 18.

Artful Winter | Three Day Workshop (Grades 5-8)
Learn fun and interesting mixed media techniques for winter inspired artwork that celebrates the beauty of snow, ice, and the winter season.
Date: December 28, 29, & 30 | Time: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Cost: $55/Member | $70/Non Member
Register by Thursday, December 24.

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COMPASSIONATE CREATIVITY

Join us in an open studio environment and receive individual help in a creative setting as you make a work of art for frontline workers that will hang in the community to honor their contributions to healthcare during the pandemic.

Spirit (All Ages)
Feel inspired by the October theme of Ruach, Hebrew for spirit.
Date: Friday, October 23
Time: 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Register by Friday, October 16.

Hospitality (All Ages)
Feel inspired by the November theme of Hachnasat Orhim, Hebrew for hospitality.
Date: Friday, November 6
Time: 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Register by Thursday, November 5.

Peace (All Ages)
Feel inspired by the December theme Shalom Bayit, meaning peace in home and family in Hebrew.
Date: Friday, December 11
Time: 5:30 - 6:45 p.m.
Register by Thursday, December 10.

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MINI SERIES

Basics+Beyond: Painting en Plein Air
4 Week Mini Series (Ages 14 and up)
In this series for beginners and advanced painters alike, we will paint outside “en plein air,” using acrylics to paint landscapes and flowers.
Date: Tuesdays, October 6, 13, 20, & 27 | Time: 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Cost: $64/Members | $80/Non Members
Register by Wednesday, September 30.

Evening Drawing Workshop: Cornucopia Still Life
3 Week Mini Series (Ages 14 and up)
Strike a balance between realism and self expression through guided instruction that teaches techniques in drawing still life using a range of drawing media such as chalk and oil pastels.
Date: Thursdays, November 5, 12, & 19 | Time: 5:30 - 6:45 p.m.
Location: Paul and Yetta Gluck School of Visual Arts Studio, or
join us virtually using the Zoom link given upon registration.
Cost: Members/$80 | Non Members/$100
Register by Friday, October 30.


6 WEEK CLASS

Paint, Stamp, Print! (Grades 1 - 4)
Inspire creative expression and higher level thinking skills while exploring how images change when they are portrayed using different types of art media. In this hands on class, artists will paint, stamp, and print colorful, bold, and expressive works of art!
Date: Thursdays, November 5, 12, & 19,
and December 3, 10, & 17
Time: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Price: $80/Members | $100/Non Members
Register by Friday, October 30.

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8 WEEK CLASS

Art Program for Children
Designed by art educator Dana Goodfriend, this 8 week course is designed for early childhood and preschool aged children. Parents and caregivers, come play with your young artist as we explore art making techniques and create works of art inspired by master artists. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.
Date: Saturdays, December 5, 12, & 19,
and January 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30
Time: 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Cost: $90/Members | $115/Non Members
Register by Tuesday, December 1.


EXPRESSIVE ART THERAPY

Chocolate Workshop for Couples
Indulge your senses with a cornucopia of fruits and chocolate. Deepen your connection with the special person in your life to build a happier relationship. Wine and refreshments will be served. This program is for couples ages 21 and older.
Date: Monday, November 16
Time: 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Cost: $15/Member
$20/Non Member
Register by Wednesday, November 11.

Workshop for Caregivers and Teens
We will focus on nonverbal communication and self expression through a combination of art instruction and intuitive and mindful activities. Refreshments will be served. This program is for ages 10-15
accompanied by one parent or caregiver.
Date: Wednesday, December 9
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Price: $10/Member
$15/Non Member
Register by Friday, December 4.


SIP AND PAINT

Hot Cocoa Sip and Paint (All Ages)
Sip hot cocoa as you learn to paint your own winter wonderland in the form of a snowy landscape painting!
All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Date: Tuesday, December 15 | Time: 5:30 - 6:45 p.m.
Cost: $25/Member | $32/Non Member
Register by Friday, December 11.

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