Classes for Kids

junior art encounters for 5 - 8 year olds

TERM 1 2017 DATES: 4th February to 1st April

TIME: Tuesdays 4:30 - 6 pm or Saturdays 9:30 - 11am or 11:30am - 1pm

COURSE CONTENT:

Our special junior art classes are perfect for young children who love making art. In term 1 of 2017 we will be engaging in a series of fun projects that include drawing techniques, cityscape collage, colour and heart paintings as well as a big unit in portraiture. Art Encounters not only gives our junior budding artists real skills but also the confidence to shine artistically.

COST: 9 week course $395

MATERIALS: All materials are included in the course fee.

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Young Artists Studio for 8 - 12 year olds

TERM 1 2017 DATES: 30th January - 1st April

TIME: Tuesdays or Thursdays 5:00 - 6:30pm, or Saturdays 9:30 - 11am

COURSE CONTENT:

These classes are specifically designed for children aged between 8 and 12 years of age and cater to a wide range of abilities. In term one of 2017 we will be studying a range of formal drawing approaches and techniques, the wonderful artist Jean Michel Basquiat (painting) and 3 dimensional sculpture. This course not only provides children with foundational art making skills but develops confidence in creative expression.

COST: 9 week course $395

MATERIALS: All materials are included in the course fee.

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