Summer Art Program For Young Artists


In this exciting art program, we will explore various media and artistic processes including:  painting, drawing and mask making, giving your young artist a chance to be creative all summer long!  Students will have fun while still learning the elements and principles of Art.  After each lesson, your little artist will have a finished artwork that he or she can use to decorate his/her room or give as a gift.


Classes held every Tuesday from 10-11:30 am, June 3 – Aug 19th

June 17th & 24th:

Paper Mache’ mask making


1st & 8th (wooden plaque dragon drawing and painting)

15th (dress-up figure drawing)

22nd (Sumi brush and ink scrolls)

29th (light catcher scrolls)



5th (collage and decoupage on a wooden plaque or box)

12th & 19th (learn from the old Masters by studying an artists’ work and then creating a copy of your favorite piece or make an original work inspired by the artists’ style.



The Arts Center of Erie, in Historic Old Town Erie
625 Pierce St
Erie, CO 80516


$20 per student, per class, includes supplies! Register for 1 or all.  $20 discount for students who register for all classes in the program and a $5 per class, per child discount for each additional child in a family.  Total costs would be $220 for the whole program for 1 child, $160 for any additional children in the same family.  (Taking registration now!)


Diana Sugano and Laurie Anderson

How to Register:

-contact Laurie Anderson at (602-361-9170 email:

 -contact Diana Sugano at email:

About the Instructor:

Diana Sugano (B.A. of Fine Art at UHCL and 15 years of experience as a private art educator in Houston, Texas)


Laurie Anderson (B.A. of Fine Art at NAU.)

Both are working artists, mothers and members of the Arts Coalition of Erie.