Animal Art: Draw, Paint & Create
From the smallest pets to the largest wild and free animals we'll use different techniques each week of this ongoing class to draw, paint or create animals from around the globe. #creative
year old learners
learners per class
Meets 1x per week
Runs week after week
50 minutes per class
This ongoing elementary art class gives students the opportunity to explore art making techniques while learning about animals habitats and habits. In addition, we will often look at examples of how artists have portrayed these animals in artworks throughout art history. Each week we will focus our art on a new animal and medium or technique that is often inspired by an artwork, artist or photograph that includes our animal of the week. Techniques and media covered in this class will...
Students will have the opportunity to learn about new animals each week Students will begin to recognize artists names and works. Students will learn a variety fo art makings techniques. Students will develop a better understanding of the elements of art.
Stephanie is a k-12 certified art educator and arts in healthcare profession who has been teaching children and working with dementia care residents for over 20 years. Creating fun, engaging art experiences that are age appropriate and confidence building is her specialty, she'll use these skills to make art the most exciting and fun class of the week!
This list is a GENERAL list of the supplies used throughout this class. Each week I will update the specific list of supplies for the upcoming weeks class by Sunday evening. watercolor or mixed media paper watercolor paint small water jar & water brightly colored construction paper black construction paper white drawing paper colored tissue paper glue stick (I highly recommend UHU glue sticks) scissors white glue washable markers permanent black marker crayons / oil pastels chalk / chalk pastels paint brushes modeling dough (occasional) bling: glitter glue, sequins, jewels, etc
50 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Art making can be messy business. Pleases dress for mess and cover work surfaces as needed. This class will use scissors and students should be well versed in proper scissor safety.