An education in the arts is a lifetime endeavor. To address this, NSA offers a number of courses for Adults.
Courses and instructors are subject to change.
Group Classes in all Disciplines - 17-week semester
Group Classes Tuition: $295.00
Registration Fee: $65.00, Seniors $45.00
Advanced Art Techniques and Portfolio Development
Ages 14 - Adult
Saturdays, 4:30PM, 1 hour
In this advanced course, students will further develop a creative approach to their drawing and painting using a variety of styles and artistic exercises. It will also help the student build their portfolios using the four tiered process; observational art, personal art, critique, portfolio presentation/home exam. Students will use a range of media such as charcoal, clay sculpture, acrylic paint, collage, printmaking and fabric art. Projects will include, observational drawing, still life, collage, perspective, portraiture and figure drawing.
Painting with Oils or Acrylics for Adults
Thursdays, 5:30PM, 75 minutes
Working from still life displays, landscape photo references and other inspirational sources explore the technical, formal and creative aspects of painting original artworks with oils or acrylics. Lessons will focus on methods used to produce successful oil and acrylic paintings including color mixing, composition, color theory, transparent glazes, design and under painting, use of acrylic gels and additives for texture. All levels.
Material list will be provided at registration.
Specify Oil or Acrylic upon registration
Horton Technique All Ages Wednesdays, 7:15 PM
Horton's dance technique which is now commonly known as Horton Technique, has no style per se. The technique emphasizes the whole body, anatomical approach to dance that includes flexibility, strength, coordination and body and spatial awareness to enable unrestricted, dramatic freedom of expression.
Afro Motion All ages
Thursdays, 6:30 PM
Zumba Fitness Dance All Ages Saturdays, 11:00 AM
Join the fun! Come sweat with us while your child is in their class. You deserve to have fun too!
Theater for Social Change
Wednesdays, 5:00 PM
Learn the art of dynamic theatre form. Theatrical performance as a tool for bringing awareness to social issues facing us in our culture today. This theatre form serves as a real and meaningful catalyst for change. Start a conversation, expand a mind, touch a heart.
Private Lesson Courses
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday (30 minute, 45 minute, and 1 hour classes)
Violin (Suzuki* & Traditional), Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Saxophone, Bassoon, French Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Guitar, Piano, Organ, Percussion, Voice, Composition
- Students taking private lessons receive theory or solfege at no additional charge.
- Students taking Private lessons can enroll in ensemble and Orff for the low cost of $85.00