Spring After School

Spring After School programming at Youth Art Exchange

Check out our FREE classes offered during Spring 2015 below! Applications for Spring of 2016 will be available in November 2015.


Disciplines offered


MONDAY/WEDNESDAY 4-6pm
Dance
Description: Join this class to learn basic dance techniques and come way with some new contemporary dance moves.
Instructor: TBD
Location: June Jordan High School, 325 La Grande Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94112

Music-Digital Beatmaking
Description: Work with professional DJ software and equipment to make your own beats, sample music, and perform live DJ sets in partnership with Youth Art Exchange and SFJAZZ
Instructors: Alfie Macias + Michael Aaberg
Location: SFJAZZ, 201 Franklin Street


MONDAY 4-6pm/SATURDAY 3-7pm 

Black + White Photography
Description: Explore photography by learning how cameras work, taking pictures and developing your own prints in a darkroom. 
Instructor:
Adam Donnelly
Location: Mondays @ Youth Art Exchange 29 Howth Street; Saturdays @ Rayko Photo Center 428 3rd Street


TUESDAY/THURSDAY 4-6pm

Architecture + Public Art 
Description: Learn how to design and construct projects in San Francisco. The Spring Session project will be to design and build furniture for The Persia Triangle (on Ocean and Mission). You will come up with concepts individually and as a class, have experts review your designs, and actually build them to install in the neighborhood.
Instructors: Craig Hollow + Cristina Gaitan
Location: Youth Art Exchange 29 Howth Street*
Additional locations for building projects to be determined. 

Fashion Design
Description:
Design and sew your own original fashion pieces + clothing. Learn to use sewing machines, hand stitch, and work with different fabrics and dyes, too. Make your own prom dress!
Instructor:
 
Sierra Reading
Location: 
Youth Art Exchange 29 Howth Street

Printmaking
Description:
 Create your own graphics to print on t-shirts, material and paper. Replicate your ideas, designs, and drawings in a professional printshop.
Instructor:
 
Hye Yoon Song
Location: 
Youth Art Exchange 29 Howth Street and designated classes @ Mission Grafica, 2868 Mission Street


WEDNESDAY 4-6pm/SUNDAY 2-6pm 

Black + White Photography II 
Description: Explore photography by learning how cameras work, taking pictures and developing your own prints in a darkroom. This is an advanced class. You must have experience with photography and darkroom developing to enroll. 
Instructor:
Adam Donnelly
Location: Wednesdays @ Youth Art Exchange 29 Howth Street; Sundays @ Rayko Photo Center 428 3rd Street