Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Summer Morning Mini-Camp 2017


Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9:30AM to 12 Noon
COST: $175 Per week includes all materials.
During the summer morning camp we will focus on a single area of art and create artwork portraying what we have learned.  These classes are for children ages 6-10 (possibly 5) who are serious about their artwork and would like to spend their mornings creating in an intimate studio setting with friends.  We will be learning techniques and skills in each area that they will be able to use beyond the class, all while having lots of fun.  Sign ups are per week and your child may attend as many or few weeks as you like (as long as they are not full).  If you are interested, please email me and I will send you a sign up form (theredbowstudio at gmail.com).  There is a $50 deposit per student to reserve a space per class.  If you have any questions, please call or email me!  There must be at least 4 children enrolled for a class to run.
WEEK 1 Collage Workshop June 27,28 &29
In week one we will spend our time cutting with scissors and creating collages with Mod Podge.  We will decorate a cigar box and other goodies to hang on the wall- both lovely items to spruce up any room in your house!
Week 2 Paint A Canvas July 5,6,&7
In week two we will work with acrylics to paint a canvas. On the first day we sketch out our ideas and draw them onto our canvas.  The second and third days will be spent working with the acrylic paints, focusing on color and form.  If there is time, we will work on more than one painting.
Week 3 Bookmaking August 9,10, &11
In week three we will work with simple types of bookmaking, creating different small books inspired by stories in our everyday lives.  Our creations will include a stab stitch book and an accordion book, which we will fill with paintings and collages.
Week 4 Printmaking August 15,16, &17

In the last week of mini-camp we will learn about printing with foam, plastic stamps and stencils.  On the first day we will work with brayers and stamps to create simple prints.  The other days the campers will create their own designs on foam and print them onto paper and canvases.

Friday, December 23, 2016

Winter Art Classes



Grades K-3 Art Class
Mondays 3:30-4:30
10 classes =$265

Jan 9, 23, 30
Feb 6, 13, 27
March 6, 13, 20, 27
This class will focus on drawing proficiency and painting.  The children will be introduced to different mediums such as watercolor paint, charcoal, colored pencil, water-soluble crayons and many others.  We work with many forms of art- drawing, painting, collage, mixed media, and more.  The children are taught to experiment and explore with the materials in a studio. Please email or call me to confirm your spot and with any questions.

Cartooning Class for 5-7th graders
Tuesdays 3:30-4:30pm
4 classes $105
January 10, 17, 24, and 31st

This class is a 4 session series that will be focused on cartooning.  We will explore different characters, building a story, and developing our own personalized cartoon.  If you are interested in signing your child up, please email me. Thanks!  * There will be the option for an additional session added on if the class is a success.

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Summer Morning Camp at Red Bow Studio 2016

              
                      










Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9:30AM to 12 Noon
COST: $175 Per week includes all materials.
During the summer morning camp we will focus on a single area of art and create artwork portraying what we have learned.  These classes are for children ages 6-10 (possibly 5) who are serious about their artwork and would like to spend their mornings creating in an intimate studio setting with friends.  We will be learning techniques and skills in each area that they will be able to use beyond the class, all while having lots of fun.  Sign ups are per week and your child may attend as many or few weeks as you like (as long as they are not full).  If you are interested, please email me and I will send you a sign up form (theredbowstudio at gmail).  There is a $50 deposit per student to reserve a space per class.  If you have any questions, please call or email me!  There must be at least 4 children enrolled for a class to run.

Week 1 Collage Workshop June 28,29&30

In week one we will spend our time cutting with scissors and creating collages with Mod Podge.  We will decorate a cigar box and we will create a shrine to hang on the wall- both lovely items to spruce up any room in your house!
Week 2 Bookmaking July 5,6&7
In week two we will work with simple types of bookmaking, creating different small books inspired by stories in our everyday lives.  Our creations will include a stab stitch book and an accordion book which we will fill with paintings and collages.

Week 3 Still Life Painting July 12,13&14

Our third week will focus on still life subjects.  We will work with many different objects and practice drawing what we see.  This workshop will focus on line, form, and value and how to translate it into our drawings and paintings.  The students will work with different mediums and canvases and have some wonderful work to hang at the end of this workshop.

Week 4 Watercolor Workshop July 19, 20, & 21

In week three we will work with watercolor paints and learn the many different wonderful things they can do.  In this workshop we will focus on process and technique.  The subject matter will be chosen by the student.  The result will be beautiful watercolor paintings that you can hang on your walls for the whole world to see!
Week 5 Paint A Canvas August 2,3,&4
In week five we will work with acrylics to paint a canvas. On the first day we will sketch out our ideas and draw them onto our canvas.  The second and third days will be spent working with the acrylic paints, focusing on color and form.  If there is time, we will work on more than one painting.
Week 6 Printmaking August 23,24,&25
In the last week of mini-camp we will learn about printing with foam, plastic stamps and stencils.  On the first day we will work with brayers and stamps to create simple prints.  The other days the campers will create their own designs on foam and then print them.

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Children's Fall Art Classes 2015

It's another school year again and I will be offering art classes for the creative set!

MONDAYS 3:15-4:15pm FOR K-1st GRADERS
Oct 5,19,26, Nov 2, 9, 16, 30, & Dec 7
WEDNESDAYS 4-5pm FOR 2-3th GRADERS
Oct 7, 14, 21, 28, Nov 4,18, Dec 2 & 9
Price $215 per child all materials included

These classes will focus on drawing and painting and a little mixed media.  We will use a range of materials so that the young artist's become more familiar with the tools in an artist's studio.  We will also learn about different techniques an artists uses to achieve a masterpiece.  The teaching of line, shape, form, and the work of other artists will be mixed in.  Most importantly, we will have a lot of FUN.  All levels are welcome.  Please email me with questions or if you would like to sign a your child up (theredbowstudio at gmail dot com). These classes will be held at my home.  There is room for a maximum of 6 students.

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Summer Morning Camp 2015


Summer Morning Camp 2015
from 9:30AM to 12 Noon Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays
COST: $175 Per week includes all materials.

During the summer morning camp we will focus on a single area of art and create artwork portraying what we have learned.  These classes are for children ages 6-10 (possibly 11&12) who are serious about their artwork and would like to spend their mornings creating in an intimate studio setting with friends.  We will be learning techniques and skills in each area that they will be able to use beyond the class, all while having lots of fun.  Sign ups are per week and your child may attend as many or few weeks as you like (as long as they are not full).  If you are interested, please email me and I will send you a sign up form (theredbowstudio at gmail).  There is a $50 deposit per student to reserve a space per class.  If you have any questions, please call or email me!  There must be at least 4 children enrolled for a class to run.

The workshops are as follows (look below for a more thorough description):
June 30, July 1&2 Collage Workshop FULL
July 7, 8, &9- Still Life Paint a Canvas
July 28, 29, &30- Painting with Watercolor
August 4, 5, & 6 Bookmaking
August 11, 12, &13- Paint a Canvas  FULL

Week 1 Collage Workshop- Create a Shrine June 30, July 1&2 FULL
In week four we will spend our time cutting with scissors and creating collages with Mod Podge.  We will decorate a cigar box and we will create a shrine to hang on the wall- both lovely items to spruce up any room in your house!

Week 2 Still Life Painting July 7, 8 & 9
Our second week will focus on still life subjects.  We will work with many different objects and practice drawing what we see.  This workshop will focus on line, form, and value and how to translate it into our drawings and paintings.  The students will work with different mediums and canvases and have some wonderful work to hang at the end of this workshop.

Week 3 Watercolor Workshop July 28, 29, & 30
In week three we will work with watercolor paints and learn the many different wonderful things they can do.  In this workshop we will focus on process and technique.  The subject matter will be chosen by the student.  The result will be beautiful watercolor paintings that you can hang on your walls for the whole world to see!

Week 4 Bookmaking August 4, 5, &6

In week four we will work with simple types of bookmaking, creating different small books and learning about how they can be used in everyday life.  Our creations will include a stab stitch book and an accordion book.  We will fill these books with stories illustrated with paintings and collages.

Week 5 Paint A Canvas-  August 11, 12, & 13 FULL
In week five we will work with acrylics to paint a canvas. On the first day we will sketch out our ideas and draw them onto our canvas.  The second and third days will be spent working with the acrylic paints, focusing on color and form.  If there is time, we will work on more than one painting.

Friday, October 10, 2014

Fall 2014 Children's Art Classes


I am offering 2 art classes this fall. 

MONDAYS 3:15-4:15pm FOR K-2nd GRADERS
Oct 20, 27th, Nov 3, 10,& 17th
THURSDAYS 3:15-4:15pm FOR 2-4th GRADERS
Oct 23, 30, Nov 6, 13, & 20th
Price $135 per child all materials included

These two classes will focus on drawing and painting with a little mixed media.  We will use a range of materials so that the young artist's become more familiar with the tools in an artist's studio.  We will also learn about different techniques an artists uses to achieve a masterpiece.  Most importantly, we will have a lot of FUN.  All levels are welcome.  Please email me with questions or if you would like to sign a your child up (theredbowstudio at gmail dot com). These classes will be held at my home.  There is room for a maximum of 6 students.

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Summer Morning Camp 2014

Due to popular demand, I will be hosting 5 weeks of mini art classes this summer.

Summer Morning Camp
from 9:30AM to 12 Noon Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays
COST: $175 Per week includes all materials.

During the summer morning camp we will focus on a single area of art and create artwork portraying what we have learned.  These classes are for children ages 6-10 (possibly 11&12) who are serious about their artwork and would like to spend their mornings creating in an intimate studio setting with friends.  We will be learning techniques and skills in each area that they will be able to use beyond the class.  We will also have a lot of fun.  Sign ups are per week and you may sign your child up for as many or few weeks as you like.  If you would like to sign up your child, please email me and I will send you a sign up form (theredbowstudio at gmail).  There is a $50 deposit per student to reserve a space per class.  If you have any questions, please call or email me!  For a class to run there must be at least 4 children enrolled.

The workshops are as follows (look below for a more thorough description):
July 8,9,&10- Watercolor Workshop
July 15, 16,&17- Still Life Paint a Canvas
July 22, 23, &24- Printmaking
August 19, 20, & 21 Collage Workshop
August 26, 27, &28- Paint a Canvas

Week 1 Watercolor Workshop July 8, 9, & 10
In week one we will work with watercolor paints and learn the many different wonderful things they can do.  In this workshop we will focus on process and technique.  The subject matter will be chosen by the student.  The result will be beautiful watercolor paintings that you can hang on your walls for the whole world to see!

Week 2 Still Life  July 15, 16 & 17
Our second week will focus on still life subjects.  We will work with many different objects and practice drawing what we see.  This workshop will focus on line, form, and value and how to translate it into our drawings and paintings.  The students will work with different mediums and canvases and have some wonderful work to hang at the end of this workshop.

Week 3 Printmaking Workshop  July 22, 23 & 24
In this workshop we will focus on stamping and using rollers to apply different types of paint.  We will also print from styrofoam and use other items to experiment with stamping.

Week 4 Collage Workshop- Create a Shrine August 19, 20, &21
In week four we will spend our time cutting with scissors and creating collages with Mod Podge.  We will decorate a cigar box and we will create a shrine to hang on the wall- both lovely items to spruce up any room in your house!

Week 5 Paint A Canvas-  August 26, 27, & 28
In week five we will work with acrylics to paint a canvas. On the first day we will sketch out our ideas and draw them onto our canvas.  The second and third days will be spent working with the acrylic paints, focusing on color and form.  If there is time, we will work on more than one painting.