Art With Ms. Amy: Intro to Art, Four Week Version, Certified Visual Art Teacher

In this four week course, students will be introduced to the fundamentals of art making processes. Artist and Educator, Amy Pollman (MED) creates dynamic weekly projects involving drawing, painting, sculpture, collage, culture and history
219 total reviews for this teacher
New class

55 minutes

per class

Once per week

over 4 weeks


year olds


learners per class

per learner - per class

How does aMulti-Daycourse work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

How Outschool Works

Available Times

Pacific Time

Mon Jun 6

Jun 6 - Jun 27 (4 weeks)
8pm - 8:55pm

Wed Jun 8

Jun 8 - Jun 29 (4 weeks)
5pm - 5:55pm
4 learners enrolled

Mon Jul 11

Jul 11 - Aug 1 (4 weeks)
7:30pm - 8:25pm

Wed Jul 13

Jul 13 - Aug 3 (4 weeks)
5pm - 5:55pm

Mon Aug 8

Aug 8 - Aug 29 (4 weeks)
7:30pm - 8:25pm

Wed Aug 10

Aug 10 - Aug 31 (4 weeks)
5pm - 5:55pm

Mon Nov 7

Nov 7 - Nov 28 (4 weeks)
8:30pm - 9:25pm

Wed Nov 9

Nov 9 - Nov 30 (4 weeks)
6pm - 6:55pm

Mon Dec 5

Dec 5 - Dec 26 (4 weeks)
8:30pm - 9:25pm

Wed Dec 7

Dec 7 - Dec 28 (4 weeks)
6pm - 6:55pm

Don't see a time that works for you?


Class Experience

- cutting safely with scissors
- how to glue carefully
- how to follow instructions
- how to problem solve
- how to blend colors
- how to paint with watercolor 
- how to draw lines
- how to create original artworks
- to learn about history, artist, and culture
In addition to being a world traveled artist and educator, Amy Pollman has a MFA and MED in Art Education. She is a certified Visual Arts Teacher K-12 from the Ohio Department of Education. With affiliations to the Art Education at Bowling Green State University, Monroe County Community College and Owens Community College, she recently returned from China where she was teaching Art as a method of language development. For the past twenty plus years, she has taught students all over the world from Kindergarten to College. She is knowledgeable, resourceful, passionate about art making. Ms. Pollman says "I consider an arts focused education to be paramount in creating innovative and self aware individuals of the future."
Learners will have the option to complete their project after class and are encourage to bring it to the next class to share what they made. They can post their projects in the classroom as a virtual gallery will grow throughout the weeks. 
1 package of construction paper
1 box of crayons
2 glue sticks
1 pair of kids scissors
1 tray of at least 8 watercolors 
1 small watercolor brush
1 medium watercolor brush
1 large watercolor brush
1 order of crayola model magic-
1 set of markers with black 
2 pencils and erasers
1 cup for paint water 
1 paint shirt
1 set of oil pastels
1 set of tempera or acrylic paint
1 package of tissue paper assorted color squares 2" x 2" 
plastic straws

-A list of Amazon links to supplies can be provided if necessary.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Self assessed unless otherwise arranged 
55 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
This class can be messy. Please be advised that your learner needs a studio friendly space to work in studio friendly clothing. We will use glue sticks and scissors. Please be sure you are giving your child children's scissors to work with so they do not harm themselves accidentally. Safety first in the classroom : ) 


Ms. Amy
Lives in the United States
M.Ed, MFA, Certified in Visual Art (K-12)
219 total reviews
163 completed classes

About Me

“The true purpose of arts education is… to create more complete human beings who are critical thinkers, who have curious minds, who can lead productive lives.” – Kelly Pollack. I am an experienced and certified Artist and Educator who is from... 
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