Courses to Boost Your Artistic Expression

Virtual, live, hands-on art and creativity classes taught by professional teaching artists for older adults at all skill levels - including none at all.

Next Avenue's Arts Courses are made possible with support from Aroha Philanthropies.
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Hands-on creative arts experiences offer rich opportunities to learn, grow and connect with others. Next Avenue’s limited run of arts courses are specifically designed for those adults looking to resume or pick-up new skills – all in a supportive, energetic and social environment.

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Frequently asked questions

What is the course format?

All courses are delivered online and are designed for maximum accessibility, requiring few supplies, and engaging participants at diverse skill levels.

Are the courses free?

Yes, all courses are provided at no cost to you.

Will there be live instruction?

Yes, all courses will include live instruction with our teaching artist. Closed captioning will be included.

Will courses be recorded?

Yes, all live sessions will be recorded for participants to view later. Images or recordings may be used for marketing purposes.
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