Kids Art Lessons: Spring 2020February 4, 2020 6:00 pm
Kids Art Lessons: Spring 2020
Tuesdays from 6-7:15 pm – February 4th through April 21st
Join us for an advanced art class for ages 8-14. Students may participate in a full 12 week semester or one of 3 4-week units.
Unit 1: February 4th-25th
Students will design an original cartoon or comic character and story with a theme. In this lesson, students will learn about storyboarding, comic layout, narrative, and how to utilize captions and bubbles. Students will make thumbnail sketches to develop their character, including full body detail, frontal and side views. Students will learn the creative process and development of a comic from brainstorming to a final draft; which will be created on zines. Final comics will include a cover page with title, a paneled story in full color with borders, backgrounds, and narrative captions.
Unit 2: March 3rd-24th
In this lesson students will be learning about concepts of customization and different painting processes and techniques on alternative surfaces. Students plan a design for shoes that will be in tandem across both shoes and stretch all the way around the surface of each shoe. Students will gesso a pair of Converse shoes, paint their new design on the surface, and use a durable outdoor fabric sealant on the shoes when they are finished.
Unit 3: March 31st-April 21st
Symbolic Totem Poles:
Students will learn about the tradition of totem poles and study the uses of symbolism. Students will be working collaboratively with one another to create an overall theme for one totem pole. Each student will be creating one piece of them totem pole. When all the pieces are assembled the pole will tell a story. Each student will be creating their piece in a sculpture way that uses symbolism to convey part of the overall story. The final totem pole will be painted in color. In this lesson, students will learn techniques for clay building, communication through symbolism, and the importance of collaboration and teamwork.
12 Week Semester $216 ($18/lesson)
4 Week unit $80 ($20/lesson)
Pre-payment and registration is required.
Cancellation Policy: We ask that you reschedule at least 24 hours before the class you have registered for. While we can’t give refunds, in the event that something should conflict, we can move you to another class. Unfortunately, if you register and don’t show up for a class, you will still be charged. If plans change, please give us a call at (304)599-2969 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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