Cape Cod Art Center Announces New Youth Program Art Teacher

Karen Shortsleeve will be teaching art classes for kids five and up...
Karen Shortsleeve’s “Crazy Mixed Up Media” (Courtesy image)

Cape Cod Center is excited to announce our new youth program art teacher, Karen Shortsleeve. Karen will be teaching art classes for ages 5+ to build self-confidence, cultivate art appreciation and to help find your child’s artistic voice! Cape Cod Art Center is registering now for Summer classes beginning mid-June.

Karen holds BFA from the University of Hartford and an MFA from Anna Maria College. She has over 30 years of experience teaching studio art and art history at all grade levels. Class offerings include “Crazy Mixed Up Media” for ages 5-8 and 8-11 and “Smart Art” for ages 9-12. Each class will meet once a week and run for 6 weeks in length. Materials will be provided through Karen and Cape Cod Art Center.

Karen is very passionate about teaching and is always inspired by a child’s uninhibited creativity. Karen is excited to teach and is ready to explore a variety of media and create new projects as the CCAC youth program art teacher. Register for Karen’s classes at or give us a call at (508) 362-2909. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on