Coppini Kids! Fine Art Wednesdays

The Coppini Academy of Fine Arts is proud to introduce a new children’s art series taught by renowned local artist and educator Samantha Ostos who works with students of all ages in a wide variety of mediums. Ms. Ostos has taught for the Southwest School of Art’s Mobile Arts Program, Summer Art Studios, The McNay, San Antonio Academy, San Antonio Children’s Shelter, and The Winston School.

Classes will be held on Wednesday afternoons from 4-5:30 pm in the historic studio of Pompeo Coppini, world-famous sculptor of the Cenotaph in front of the Alamo!

Students may register for the entire twelve-class semester or may start at any point in the term at a prorated cost. In May, registered Children will enjoy a Spring Gallery Show of their work for parents and the public, held in the Di Barbieri Gallery at the Coppini!


Wednesday After-School Workshops

Ages: 7-13     Time: 4-5:30pm

SPRING 2017 (12 Wednesdays) $500.00*

Wednesday after-school workshops give kids an opportunity to explore a variety of media and learn new art skills in the historic studio of Pompeo Coppini. The spring semester has lessons designed to appeal to young artists and their varied interests. Lessons include still-life pencil drawings, painted ceramic tiles inspired by San Jose art pottery, pastels on paper, sgraffito (scratch drawing), mixed-media portraits, and a plaster bas-relief sculpture of a mythological beast.