Art instruction offered for young people in Greenwood Village

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The Art and Recreation Division of Greenwood Village offers art instruction for children through the fall in late afternoon sessions at the Curtis Arts and Humanities Center, housed in a historic schoolhouse at East Orchard Road and South University Boulevard.

• Youth Painting — What’s Your Style? Runs from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Sept. 3, 10, 17 and 24. It offers an introduction to popular painting styles of the 19th and early 20th centuries: Monet Impressionism, Seurat Pointillism, Picasso Cubism and Student’s Style Choice. 6 to 12 years old. $50 includes all supplies.

• Lights and Shadows. Runs 4:30 to 6 p.m. Oct. 1, 8, 15 and 22. Paint in the dark with only a specific light source. 6 to 12 years old. $50 includes all supplies.

• Youth Drawing. Fridays from 4 to 5:15 p.m. Sessions each month: Sept. 6, 13, 20 and 27; Oct. 4, 11, 18 and 25; Nov. 8, 15 and 22; Dec. 6. Teaches elements of drawing skills through still lives, nature scenes and portraits. Bring sketchpad, kneaded eraser, art gum or pink pearl eraser, ruler, sanding block, paper towels and 2 B lead sketching pencils. 11 to 15 years old. $40 per session.

• Mixed Media. Runs 4:30 to 6 p.m. Nov. 5, 12, 19 and 26. Works of art are created by combining different materials: collage, decoupage and found art works. Ages 6 to 12 years old. $50 includes all supplies.