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Art à la Carte Mobile Art Studio

Fine Arts, Performing Arts, Crafts, and more!

Welcome to Art à la Carte! Operated by Westminster’s Office of Cultural Affairs, the city’s mobile art studio will offer hands-on art instruction to small groups in a neighborhood setting.

Visual Arts Workshops

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$8/person

Schedule:

Date Time Workshop Description Ages Location
Aug. 25 3:30-5 p.m. Abstract Art Using acrylic paint and ink, experience the unconventional world of abstracts using movement, color, and experimentation. 3+ Cotton Creek Park
Aug. 25 5:30-7 p.m. Watercolor Shapes Return to the basics creating shapes of all kinds and textures. 3+ Cotton Creek Park
Sept. 11 9:30-10:45 a.m. Picasso Drawing Game Create a new and unique face with this fun, interactive dice game. 3+ Downtown Westminster Pavilion
Sept. 11 11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Watercolor Planets Return to the basics creating planets of all kinds and textures. 3+ Downtown Westminster Pavilion
Oct. 23 9:30-10:45 a.m. Creepy Trees Get into the Halloween spirit using both landscape and abstract painting techniques. Fun for the whole family, you will paint your own horizon and add in spooky trees. This is a can’t miss call that will get you ready for the season.  3+ Amherst Park
Oct. 23 11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Creepy Trees Get into the Halloween spirit using both landscape and abstract painting techniques. Fun for the whole family, you will paint your own horizon and add in spooky trees. This is a can’t miss call that will get you ready for the season.  3+ Amherst Park

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Theatre Workshops

Presented by the City of Westminster and the Denver Center for the Performing Arts

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  • Expert Instruction from the Teaching Artist team of the Denver Center for the Performing Arts
  • Classes for all ages K-adult (see descriptions)
  • Only $15 per workshop (plus tax and fees)
  • Workshops limited to 10 participants per session
  • All classes offered outdoors in park settings (rain or shine)



WEEK 1: JUNE 9

Nottingham Park (8695 Allison St.)
Theatre Time! -  1-2:15 p.m., Grades K-2
A delighful mix of story, craft, and whole-body learning will open the pages of storybooks to discover the simplest joys of theatrical and creative play.
Improv to the C.O.R.E. - 2:45-4 p.m., Grades 3-5
Join the world of improv and build your C.O.R.E. (Character, Objective, Relationship, and Environment). Play with ways improvisation can expand your creativity and challenge your imagination.

WEEK 2: JUNE 16
Westfield Village Park (11450 Wolff St.)
Theatre Time! - 1-2:15 p.m., Grades K-2
A delighful mix of story, craft, and whole-body learning will open the pages of storybooks to discover the simplest joys of theatrical and creative play.
Discovering Shakespeare - 2:45-4 p.m., Adults and Seniors
Enter the world of the Bard in this intro to the plays and poetry of William Shakespeare! Gain a deeper understanding of--and appreciation for--the ways and wiles of Elizabethan manners.

WEEK 3: JUNE 23
Big Dry Creek Park (1700 W 128th St.)
Theatre Time! - 1-2:15 p.m., Grades K-2
A delighful mix of story, craft, and whole-body learning will open the pages of storybooks to discover the simplest joys of theatrical and creative play.
Circus Skills! - 2:45-4 p.m., Grades 3-5
Get ready to clown around! Students will explore the ins and outs of clowing through a variety of activities, exercises, small vignettes, juggling, and hat tricks!

WEEK 4: JUNE 30
Westbrook Park (9750 W 97th Ave.)
Broadway & Me - 1-2:15 p.m., Grades 3-5
Explore the best of Broadway! Dance, sing, act and craft! Learn choreography, songs and lyrics from beloved Broadway musicals--then design your own show poster as a souvenir of your day in showbiz!
Improv to the C.O.R.E. - 2:45-4 p.m., Middle School
Join the world of improv and build your C.O.R.E. (Character, Objective, Relationship, and Environment). Play with ways improvisation can expand your creativity and challenge your imagination.

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