NON-TRADITIONAL SELF PORTRAIT (ages 5-8) with Ivy Rodgers
12/9, 10am-12 | Beginner | $65 MEM / $85 NON-MEM
Taking inspiration from artists through history including Frida Kahlo and Jean-Michel Basquiat, we will discover more about what makes us so unique and how we can translate that onto a canvas using mixed media materials. We’ll talk about the things we enjoy, the things we surround ourselves with, and our dreams for the future while combining it all into a totally individualized self portrait. No rules, just exploration!
SUPPLY LIST: canvases/canvas panels (sized 10x12, 10x10, 12x12), acrylic paints, assorted brushes, palettes or palette paper
MINI ART HISTORY: DADA & THE BIRTH OF SURREALISM (ages 15 -adult) with Ivy Rodgers
12/9, 1-3:30pm | All Levels | $65 MEM / $85 NON-MEM
Interested in art history? Welcome to Mini-Art History, where we’ll take a look at different art movements throughout time with this session’s focus being on the Dada and Surrealist movements in the early 1900’s. Where history class and art class meet, we’ll be diving into the events that shaped art across the globe while physically creating artwork inspired by artists from history. Subjects for this session include readymade, photomontage, assemblage, and more!
SUPPLIES: scrap paper, pencils, old magazines, newspapers, collage materials, canvas panels/boards (12x16, 14x18), glue, matte medium/gloss medium, acrylic paint, palettes or palette paper, scissors, exacto blades; cutting mats.
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