Rooster's Crow Studio

A New Generation of Artists

Welcome to Rooster's Crow Studio located in Angier, NC. Come watch your children unleash their creativity!

Fall 2018 classes are almost full.
Information about summer camps & fall classes can be found below.
Please see below for the class schedule.


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Questions? Interested in registering for classes or private lessons, or maybe a painting party?


Class Details

Most weekly art classes meet for 75 minutes; younger classes meet for one hour.
Classes are semester long: fall classes run from late August through mid-December, and spring classes run from early January through May. During the summer we host several week long summer camps. Classes are capped at 7 students to maximize one-on-one instruction and guidance for each student. Below you will find the schedule for classes and summer camps.

Class Schedule

Summer 2018 Classes
June - August

There is an adult watercolor & pastels class this summer.
For information please contact us.

Fall 2018 Classes
Aug. 20 through Dec. 20 (we take off Thanksgiving week) 

Tuesdays, 2:00-3:15, 9-13 year olds           (This class is full)
Tuesdays, 4:00-5:00pm, 5-8 year olds       (This class is full)
Wednesdays, 10:00-11:15, adults              (3 spots available)
Wednesdays, 2:00-3:15, 9-13 year olds     (This class is full)
Wednesdays, 4:00-5:15pm, High School   (This class is full)
Thursdays, 2:00-3:15pm, 9-13 year olds    (This class is full)
Thursdays, 4:00-5:15pm, 9-13 year olds    (3 spots available)

If you'd like to be placed on the waiting list for fall classes, please contact us!

Summer Camps

Summer 2018 camps & workshops:
Please note that workshops are offered at Artspace in Raleigh and Rooster's Crow Studio in Angier. So please note the location as you're browsing workshops.
Space is limited and classes fill quickly. 


Animal Exploration   July 9-13.  9am-12pm

For kids ages 6-13.  $135 for the week. Here at Rooster’s Crow Studio.
This camp is full

In this summer camp we will explore various techniques in art to create images of the young artists’ favorite animals. We will explore various techniques including charcoal drawing, watercolor paint, acrylic paint, and monotype printmaking.
Please contact Julie to sign up for the class. Sign up by June 9th  with a nonrefundable $50 deposit towards the camp.


Drawing Essentials      July 23-27, 1-4pm

For ages 11-16. $140 for the week. This workshop will be at Artspace in Raleigh.

Learn how to draw from observation, so you can accurately translate what you see to paper or canvas. We will learn about composition, shape, elements of light, shading, and perspective while exploring various drawing media. Inspiration will come from still lifes, found objects, nature, photographs, and buildings in downtown Raleigh.


All About Painting      July 30-Aug.3, 1-4pm

For ages 6-13. $135 for the week. Here at Rooster’s Crow Studio.
3 spots available

In this summer camp we will explore various techniques in watercolor and acrylic painting. We will create works of art in a variety of subject matter including landscapes, flowers, and animals.
Please contact Julie to sign up for the class. Sign up by June 20th with a nonrefundable $50 deposit towards the camp.

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Drawing with a Brush: Ink Art      Aug. 6-10, 1-4pm

For ages 11-16. $140 for the week. This workshop will be at Artspace in Raleigh.

Yes – you can draw with a paintbrush! This workshop explores the beauty, detail, delicacy, and even boldness of pen & ink drawings. Inkwash, a beautiful technique of drawing that was a favorite of the Renaissance masters, will also be explored. Expand your artistic vocabulary and portfolio with this unique class.


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This place is great!! Julie is awesome!! My daughter has enjoyed her classes so much and created some beautiful works of art! We highly recommend Rooster’s Crow Studio!!
— Donna Zuniga
Julie is a talented and creative teacher with lots of patience! My two children attend homeschool art classes weekly and enjoy all the challenging & fun projects Julie organizes. Excellent teacher, studio, & projects!
— Traci Pierce
Love it! My daughter cannot wait for art class. She learns so much and truly enjoys the classes. I loved it too!
— Johnny Sheakley
My daughter loves Julie! Julie has allowed my daughter to develop her talent by guiding her without being so hands on that it is would not really be my daughter’s work. She loves her time with her each week. We would HIGHLY recommend her! My daughter also loves their weekly discussion’s while they learn from this amazing woman of God.
— Sharon Midgette

My Classes

Rooster’s Crow Studio is great for students of all abilities… from beginner to experienced. We mold each project to the needs and abilities of each student. The only requirement is a passion for art and strong drive to work.


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Encouraging Creativity

I am so pleased that you are encouraging your child to study art. The practice of art helps students in so many ways. According to, students gain a boost in creativity, improved academic performance, motor skills, confidence, visual learning, decision making, perseverance, focus, collaboration, and accountability. Plus, it’s fun!