Art Sprouts Session 3

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Watercolour Mandala, Georgia O'Keeffe SOLA JPG.jpg
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Watercolour Mandala, Georgia O'Keeffe SOLA JPG.jpg
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Art Sprouts Session 3

45.00

Session 3

Art Sprouts age 4-7 years.

Dates: Saturdays from January 6-27, 2018

Time: 10:00am - 11:30am

Location: 110 Hurontario Street, Collingwood (above National Bank)

Art Projects:

Week 1- Georgia O'Keefe Inspired Watercolour Painting

Get you magnifying glass out! Students will learn about the works of Georgia O’Keefe and how she created abstract paintings by “cropping” her pictures to give a macro up close view of her subject matter only to create their own macro watercolour painting of their own subject matter. Emphasis on process of macro drawing, cropping and watercolour washes/layering (see samples below).

Week 2- GYOTAKU PRINTING

Experience Japanese art making! Students will learn about the traditional art of Japanese Gyotaku printmaking – Gyo meaning “fish” and taku meaning “rubbing”.  Emphasis will be on creating multiple fish prints and combining them with a pastel illustration to create a mixed media piece of art (see samples below).

Week 3- CLAY SLAB MONSTERS

Monster Magic! Artists will learn about types of clay and the variety of ways to work with clay. Students will focus on “slab” work (rolling clay into sheets to cut apart and assemble) and how to hand build a monster of their choice (see samples below).

Week 4- MONOPRINTING

Create One of a Kind Art prints. Students will learn how to “pull” a one-time print by rolling ink onto plexiglass and carving pictures/patterns into ink. Emphasis will be on layering of patterns and colours to create a dynamic print and what an artist’s proof and limited edition are (see samples below).

 

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