Hooray! Today is the day! Below is my summer workshop schedule for this year. I love, love, love teaching these workshops. Thank you to all the kids and parents who have participated in past years. I can’t wait to see how this year shapes up. As you can see, I’m not teaching as much as I [...]
I think we can all agree that the Exhibition night was the best part of the whole art class experience.
I enjoyed emptying out my house to make room for all the art (9 students x 5 projects = a lot of artwork!). There was art everywhere! On every wall. Every window. And every space in between.
Day 3 of Art Fundamentals was all about shape. Geometric vs. Organic. We looked at a bunch of Mondrian’s paintings while we talked about geometric shapes. And then the kids made their own Mondrian-esque painting with making tape.
While they worked on those, I helped them one at a time in the kitchen to make a set [...]
Ta-da! Art class.The kids are working on their Andy Warhol-esque paintings. They could choose 5 colors and they mixed them all by themselves (makes me so proud!)
We took a look at Andy Warhol’s work and talked all about color. How to mix color, tint vs shade, warm vs cool, local vs arbitrary. It was lots of [...]