Serving the Ohio Valley for over 20 years

2018 Fall Schedule

CMA Singers

Saturdays 10:00-10:45pm  Grades 3-6
Saturdays 11:00-11:45pm  Grades 7-12

Open to any Ohio Valley Youth from grades 3-12, the group will meet every Saturday to rehearse. There is no tuition fee for this group, however, each student will be responsible for purchasing their own music..


Percussion Ensembles

Mondays, 7:00-7:45pm (Ages 8-12)
Tuesdays, 7:00-7:45pm (Ages 13-18)
Wednesdays, 11:00-11:45am (Ages 18+)
Cost: $45 per month

This class will cover various styles of percussion, using a variety of percussion instruments.


Homeschool Percussion Ensembles

Tuesdays, 11:00-11:45am (Ages 8-12)
Tuesdays, 12:00-12:45pm (Ages 13-18)
Cost: $45 per month

This class will cover various styles of percussion, using a variety of percussion instruments.


Beginning Ukulele Class

6 week course from September 5 — October 10
Wednesdays, 5:00-5:45pm (Ages 8-12)
Wednesdays, 6:00-6:45pm (Ages 13-18)
Cost: $75

Join together with other beginners in this six week course, and learn the basics of the Ukulele. You will need your own ukulele, which are available to purchase at CMA.


Intro to Stage Acting

Tuesday 5:00-5:45pm
Ages 12-18   Cost: $45.00 per month

Join us at the CMA for our all new acting class where you can learn the basics of stage acting. As an added feature to this class, participants will present a one-act play at the end of the Fall term during one of the CMA student recitals.


Musical Theater Class

Tuesday 6:00-6:45pm
Ages 10-18   Cost: $45.00 per month

Come and join Junior and Senior High School students from the Valley in the CMA Musical Theater Class. Participants will even perform a creative original writen by class instructor, Frank Elliott.


Homeschool Art Classes

September through June
Tuesdays, 11:00-11:45am (Ages 5-7)
Tuesdays, 12:00-12:45pm (Ages 8-12)
Thursdays, 1:00-1:45pm (Ages 13-18)
Cost: $45.00 per month.

Your child will enjoy learning about art and artists and will get the chance to create their own artworks in a variety of mediums and techniques in a group setting. Each class  will explore a different theme to spark the imagination.


Mini Mics

Tuesday 5:00 pm to 5:45 pm
Ongoing Class      Ages 8-12 yrs.
Cost: $45.00 per month.

This is a beginners class introducing students to the basics of drawing, painting and sculpting. Students will develop skills in various art techniques, use new materials, learn about famous artists, and plan many of their own projects.


Adult Acrylic & Oil Painting

Tuesday 6:30 pm to 8 pm  Thursday 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Ongoing Class      Ages 18+
Cost: $70.00 per month plus materials.

This class focuses on oil and acrylic techniques. It is attuned to the hobbyist as well as the pro looking to hone their skills. Sound like your cup of tea? Then grab your smock and take a walk to the CMA.


Teen Art

Wednesday 5:00pm to 5:45pm
Thursday  6pm to 6:45 pm
Ongoing class  Ages 13-18
Cost: $45 per month plus materials.

Teen Art takes kids beyond the basics in their art experience. Students will develop skills in more diverse art techniques and mediums  and are encouraged to plan their own projects.


Little Pics

Thursday 5:00 to 5:45pm
Ongoing Class Ages 5-7 years
Cost: $45.00 per month

Kids love art! This class focuses on the process of art creation in a positive, child-centered atmosphere. Students explore a wide variety of art methods and materials including: drawing, painting, sculpting, collage and more.


Adult Drawing Class

Friday (every other week)
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Ongoing Class      Ages 16+
Cost: $22.50 per month plus materials.

Draw, partner! Learn the basics right on up to the advanced techniques of graphite, charcoal, colored pencil, pastel, and pen and ink. From beginner or advanced, if you like to put pencil to paper, this class is for you.


Adult Watercolor

Friday (every other week)
4:30pm to 5:30 pm
Ongoing Class Cost: $22.50 plus materials  Ages 18+

Sign up now to explore one of art’s most misunderstood mediums. Depending on their skill level, students will delve into basic and advanced watercolor techniques. Subject matter will range from in-class still lifes, photos, and free-formed abstractions.


2018 Fall Kindermusik Schedule

We are pleased to announce our fall 2018 Kindermusik schedule. Kindermusik is the world’s leading provider of music-based education for children from birth through age seven. We use the power and joy of music-making to help children learn and grow during the years most critical to brain development. Since 1978, Kindermusik has helped millions of children around the world build a strong foundation for a lifetime love of learning.


Our Time—Milk and Cookies
(ages 18 months to 4 years)

August 28—December 4th
Tuesdays, 10:15-11:00am
Tuesdays, 6:15-7:00pm
Cost: $185.00 (includes materials)

Our Time encourages children to uncover an engaging musical world while building confidence, self-control, and communications skills. Singing, imitating sounds, rhyming, and object identification foster language skills, while creative movement to various musical “moods” develops a sense of balance, timing, and spatial awareness. Listening and turn-taking encourage blossoming social skills.


Kindermusik Young Child 1
(ages 4-6)

August 28—December 4th
Tuesdays, 5:15-6:00pm
Cost: $210.00 (includes materials)

For 5 to 7 year olds — Young Child prepares the young child who is eager for first experiences with musical symbols and instrument discovery but is not yet ready for formal lessons and traditional music reading with an instrument.



Paint and Sip Classes

Variable Schedule, Friday evenings throughout the year
(customized classes can be scheduled)
Ages 21+
Cost: $40.00 per session

Teacher: Gerald Van Scyoc


Our ongoing series of Paint and Sip classes have quickly become a favorite for folks all around the Steubenville / Wintersville / Weirton area and beyond.  

Held on Friday evenings at 6:30 usually once a month, students complete a painting in a few hours while enjoying their favorite beverages and snacks. 

We are also able to schedule a customized class to suit your needs. If you’d like to get a group of 5-10 friends together, feel free to call us at 740-264-3111 to schedule your own session.

We look forward to seeing you at the next Paint ‘n Sip!

View samples of past Paint ‘n Sip classes in our online gallery.


One-On-One Computer Graphics

newVariable Schedule
Ages 16+
Cost: $17.00 per half hour
Teacher: Gerald Van Scyoc

Students will be introduced to image manipulation, color correction and collage techniques using Photoshop on the Mac OS platform. This is an excellent class for a wide range of individuals: from anyone looking to improve the photos on their web page to students with an eye toward a career in graphic design.