Classes held Thursdays from 4:15 - 5:45PM at The Arts Council.
For young artists ages 6-11 (must be 6 by the time class starts).
Cost: $125 for a 9-week semester.
Students will engage in extra-curricular program to enhance skills and exploration of visual arts through mixed media fine art and crafts, including drawing, painting, and air-dry clay, with activities inspired by masterworks of famous artists.
Week 1: 3/21 - Self-portrait/ “about me” packet (depending on age group)
Week 2: 3/28 - Van Gogh Starry Night: Drawing & pastel
Week 3: 4/4 - Pastel resist: Watercolors & oil pastels (O’Keefe/ Paul Klee TBD)
Week 4: 4/11 - Henri Matisse: Acrylic Paint, and/ or paper collage
Week 5: 4/18 - Air-dry clay - baskets & flowers, create & acrylic paint
Week 6: 4/25 - Palm Tree Masks (introduction & design)
Week 7: 5/2 - Palm Tree Masks (paint & finish)
Week 8: 5/9 - Mother’s Day picture frames - finish
Week 9: 5/16 - Extra Activity/ Flex day (based on student interests)