Kids Academy: “Summer Art Lab”

SESSION 1: July 10th to July 14th - DRAWING and ILLUSTRATION(5 Classes)

This workshop will tap into the clever minds of children as they invent characters and explore original ways to illustrate scenes from their imaginations. Instruction will again touch upon shape, form, and composition as students work with still-life, landscapes, and portraits...this time with a creative twist! Throughout the week students will utilize ink, colored pencils, and a sense of humor as they experiment with the techniques of some of our favorite storybook illustrators!

Section B -3:30- 5:30pm

$225.00 (all materials included)

SESSION 2- July 17th to July 21st - PAINTING WORKSHOP (5 classes)

This workshop will provide students with instruction in introductory painting techniques. They will experiment with color theory as they mix their own paint and blend colors, exploring tints and shades. Instruction will focus on shape, form, and composition as the students work with still-life, landscapes, and portraits. Using an array of different materials such as acrylics, watercolors, and tempera, the students will create artworks in a variety of styles.

Section A-10:00am -12:00pm

Section B-3:30pm - 5:30pm

$225.00 (all materials included)

SESSION 3- July 24th to July 28th - SCULPTURE WORKSHOP (5 classes)

Throughout this workshop, students will experiment with various methods of three-dimensional sculpture using a range of sculpting materials. Students will have fun scoring and slipping clay and layering paper mâché to create interesting and sometimes functional works of art. Students will learn about different sculptors as they explore techniques for working with materials such as wire, paper, clay, and foil.

Section A-10:00am -12:00pm

Section B-3:30pm - 5:30pm

$225.00 (all materials included)

SESSION 4- July 31th to Aug 4th  - COLLAGE & MIXED MEDIA (5 classes)

This workshop will feature ways to utilize a variety of found objects, natural materials, and recycled items while creating visionary works of art. Students will explore methods for merging these unconventional materials in creative ways as they explore layering and combined textures. The students will also learn more about famous collage artists as they explore their different styles and techniques.

Section A-10:00am -12:00pm

Section B-3:30pm - 5:30pm

$225.00 (all materials included)

Ages - 6 to 12

Instructor: Melissa Pulicare and TBA

Location: 29 McWilliams Place, DTJC (corner of 9th street and McWilliams) Northeast side of Hamilton Park

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