Quarry Arts Centre
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Mixed Media Journeys (8-12 year olds)

Term 4 Art Program for 8-12 year olds with Maxine McClenaghan
When
Wednesday 21st October 2020 3:30pm
Where  Quarry Arts Centre, 21 Selwyn Avenue, Whangarei View Map

Overview

In this 9-week program children will learn how to create fantastic visual stories that express their feelings, thoughts, ideas and memories in creative and fun ways. Each week they will discover and explore a different art medium and techniques such as collage, printing, stenciling, watercolour techniques and use all the knowledge gained to create a final work on canvas.  Most materials are included except for the canvas (to be arranged seperately), found objects and other easily obtainable items depending on the week.

Learning Outcomes

  • To explore what “mixed media” means though the use of a wide range of materials
  • Develop understandings of the colour wheel, composition, line, texture and shape  
  • Communicate and share their thinking about theirs and other students artworks
  • Create an artwork on canvas using at least four different mixed media techniques

Weekly Program

Week 1 - Making your own papers - mark making, tie dying
Week 2 - Water colours and inks
Week 3 - Collaging
Week 4 - Printmaking - gelatin, foam
Week 5 - Adding details - text, zentangles, using pens
Week 6 - Making transfers
Week 7 - Stenciling
Week 8 + Week 9 - Working on canvasless
Overview In this 9-week program children will learn how to create fantastic visual stories that express their feelings... more

Child $135.00

Available 12 Oct 2020 - 16 Dec 2020

All prices in NZ dollars

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