Art Exploration (ages 6-10) - January

Winter
Landscapes

January 7,
14 & 28th

  • Composition
  • Color
    Theory
  • Painting
    Techniques

Class Description: Art Exploration is the perfect combination of painting, sculpture and drawing with monthly units running September through May in conjunction with the school year.  Fundamental concepts using these mediums will be introduced using fun, imaginative projects that fit your child’s grade level. Art history is woven into these lessons to expand your child’s art knowledge, and encourage art appreciation. Our goal is to teach the language and concepts of art, and encourage creativity. Students in these classes will have the opportunity to develop confidence in their own artistic ability and to discover individuality and self-expression through a visual medium. (Acrylics, watercolors, mixed media, drawing etc. will be rotated for a complete art experience over the months)

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January 07, 2019 5:30 pm

Lil' Art Explorers (ages 5-8)

Unit 5- Winter Landscapes

January 9, 16, 23 & 30

  • Day  1
    • Tape off Birch Trees and do background blow dry
      and remove tape
  • Day 2
    • Tree Details (practice brush control on sloppy
      copy paper
    • Tree Details
    • Shadows
  • Day 3
    • Draw Winter Cardinal on branch
    • Start Oil Pastel for branch and bird
  • Day 4
    • Watercolor Resist Technique with salt
    • Snowflake dots with clear glitter/white

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January 09, 2019 5:30 pm

Art Exploration (ages 6-10) - February

Watercolor
Techniques

February 4,
11 & 25

  • Intro
    to medium and techniques (technique sheet)
  • Design/composition
    of painting
  • Completed
    painting

  • Class Description: Art Exploration is the perfect combination of painting, sculpture and drawing with monthly units running September through May in conjunction with the school year.  Fundamental concepts using these mediums will be introduced using fun, imaginative projects that fit your child’s grade level. Art history is woven into these lessons to expand your child’s art knowledge, and encourage art appreciation. Our goal is to teach the language and concepts of art, and encourage creativity. Students in these classes will have the opportunity to develop confidence in their own artistic ability and to discover individuality and self-expression through a visual medium. (Acrylics, watercolors, mixed media, drawing etc. will be rotated for a complete art experience over the months)

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February 04, 2019 5:30 pm

Lil' Art Explorers (ages 5-8)

Unit 6- Pop Art

February 6, 13, 20 & 27

  • Day  1
    • Intro to Pop Art
    • Intro to Armature
    • Building Candy Heart Armature
  • Day 2
    • Cover the armature
  • Day 3
    • Paint the Candy Heart
    • Practice Letters on Heart Template
    • Transfer letters to heart and paint
    • Add Highlight
  • Day 4
    • Patterns and Shapes Pop Art

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February 06, 2019 5:30 pm

Art Exploration (ages 6-10) - March

Mixed
Media & Collage

March 4, 11
& 25

  • Building
    background with torn/cut paper (1 day)
  • Adding
    paint (1 day)
  • Details
    with marker, stamping etc (final day)

Class Description: Art Exploration is the perfect combination of painting, sculpture and drawing with monthly units running September through May in conjunction with the school year.  Fundamental concepts using these mediums will be introduced using fun, imaginative projects that fit your child’s grade level. Art history is woven into these lessons to expand your child’s art knowledge, and encourage art appreciation. Our goal is to teach the language and concepts of art, and encourage creativity. Students in these classes will have the opportunity to develop confidence in their own artistic ability and to discover individuality and self-expression through a visual medium. (Acrylics, watercolors, mixed media, drawing etc. will be rotated for a complete art experience over the months)

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March 04, 2019 5:30 pm

Lil' Art Explorers (ages 5-8)

Unit 7- Mixed Media

March 6, 13, 20 & 27

  • Day 1
    • Start Mixed Media Owls
    • Paint Backgrounds on Mat Board
    • Cut branch out of brown paper or painted brown
      paper
  • Day 2
    • Use scrap papers and book paper to cut out
      shapes of owl and glue to background
    • Outline with sharpie
    • Paint on eyes and feet
  • Day 3
    • Add printmaking and text
    • Start tissue paper collage background for
      Raccoon
  • Day 4
    • Draw Raccoon on Brown Paper
    • Color with oil pastels
    • Glue to background from previous week

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Art Exploration (ages 6-10) - April

Art of
the Masters

April 1, 8,
15, 22 & 29

  • Art
    history/art appreciation
  • Dali
    Surrealism (2 days)
  • Warhol Printmaking
    (2 days)
  • Matisse Cut Paper (2
    days)

Class Description: Art Exploration is the perfect combination of painting, sculpture and drawing with monthly units running September through May in conjunction with the school year.  Fundamental concepts using these mediums will be introduced using fun, imaginative projects that fit your child’s grade level. Art history is woven into these lessons to expand your child’s art knowledge, and encourage art appreciation. Our goal is to teach the language and concepts of art, and encourage creativity. Students in these classes will have the opportunity to develop confidence in their own artistic ability and to discover individuality and self-expression through a visual medium. (Acrylics, watercolors, mixed media, drawing etc. will be rotated for a complete art experience over the months)

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April 01, 2019 5:30 pm

Lil' Art Explorers (ages 5-8)

Unit 8- Creature Creations

April 3, 10, 17 & 24

  • Drawing Bugs outline in sharpie and use oil
    pastels w/ watercolor resist (2 days)
  • Building Bugs from clay (2 days)
  • Bug printmaking (1 day)

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April 03, 2019 5:30 pm

Lil' Art Explorers (ages 5-8)

Unit 9- O’Keeffe Paintings

May 1 & 8

  • Day 1
    • Draw Flowers & Start Oil Pastel
  • Day 2
    • Finish Oil Pastel / Blend with Baby Oil
    • Watercolor Resist for background

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May 01, 2019 5:30 pm

Art Exploration (ages 6-10) - May

-
Miniatures in May

May 6 &
13th

  • Build
    Miniatures
  • Paint

Class Description: Art Exploration is the perfect combination of painting, sculpture and drawing with monthly units running September through May in conjunction with the school year.  Fundamental concepts using these mediums will be introduced using fun, imaginative projects that fit your child’s grade level. Art history is woven into these lessons to expand your child’s art knowledge, and encourage art appreciation. Our goal is to teach the language and concepts of art, and encourage creativity. Students in these classes will have the opportunity to develop confidence in their own artistic ability and to discover individuality and self-expression through a visual medium. (Acrylics, watercolors, mixed media, drawing etc. will be rotated for a complete art experience over the months)

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May 06, 2019 5:30 pm