Holiday Art

 

SUMMER HOLIDAY ART PROGRAM 

YOU HAVE THE ABILITY TO CREATE AMAZING ART!

JAN & FEB 2019

*           3 hr Workshops for Children aged 8-12

*           Afternoon Workshops for Teens ages 12-16

*           All day fully-catered Workshops Adults..

                        (Includes Art PD for Teachers.)

CHILDREN Ages 7-12 

These 3 hr workshops allow students to explore a variety of themed Art activities with a different subject each day. Focus on different topics and media & learn new mixed-media skills & techniques in drawing, doodling, painting and sculpture to create several take home pieces related to the theme of the day.

1-4pm … $30 per session includes materials and afternoon tea. A different topic every day.

Limited places available ... why not give gift vouchures as gifts?

Learn, grow, enjoy & have fun!

Tues Jan 8 - 1-4pm          ‘Raining Cats and Dogs’

Use our best friends (Cats and Dogs) as the inspiration for Drawing, Painting and Book Craft.

Wed Jan 9 - 1-4pm...       ‘Crazy Cartoon Critters’

Learn several drawing techniques for rendering many Crazy Cartoon Critters using a variety of drawing mediums.

 

Tues Jan 15 - 1-4pm         ‘Paint your Pet’

Bring a large (A5-A4) photo of your favourite pet. Learn how to paint a picture on canvas to create a realistic representation using acrylics.

Wed Jan 16 - 1-4pm...      ‘Paper Craft’ 

Create a Plethora of Paper Pieces. Students will cut, fold, pin, weave and glue coloured and patterned paper to make a variety of 2 and 3-D paper creations.

 

Tues Jan 22 - 1-4pm        ‘Exploring Drawing’

Children will be taught a variety of drawing skills and use several different mediums to produce a series of resolved drawings.

Wed Jan 23 - 1-4pm...     ‘Flower Power’

Learn an assortment of Mixed-Media skills and techniques to create a beautiful resolved floral artwork on canvas. 

 

TEEN Workshops:

Designed for Artists aged 12-16

 

These afternoon workshops are designed specifically for Teens.

Materials and afternoon tea included. All work-shops are self-contained

and are suitable for both beginners and more advanced students.                

$40 per workshop ... 1-5pm ... Enrol now.

 

Thurs Jan 10            ‘Experimental Water-colour’

Students will create a number of experimental pieces exploring medium, colour blending and techniques. Be inspired by nature and colour and launch out into bold and beautiful paintings which capture freedom and spontaneity.

 

Thurs Jan 17          ‘Acrylics: Fluid and Free’

Working with vibrant fluid colour, we will splash and drip until an image emerges from the canvas. We will then refine the painting until the work is resolved.

 

Thurs Jan 24             ‘Art Journaling’

Working in a Visual Diary is producing mini mixed-media Art. You’ll be able to work on several small pieces, learning a variety of techniques with a host of different materials. Drawing, Painting, Layering, Lettering & Print-Making will be included               

ADULT WORKSHOPS: 10am - 3pm - $75/day

These all day workshops allow participants to explore the genre

& experiment to produce resolved art-work.

Come for a full day all-inclusive, fully–catered, Art Experience.

*Art-Making, *Great Company, *Beautiful Music and *Fine Food.

All work-shops are self-contained & are suitable both for beginners and more advanced artists.     

Morning Tea and lunch provided.      Book in early as places are limited.

Professional Development Certificates available.

 

Sat Jan 5    ‘Painting in Pastels: The Colour of Summer’

Do you think of the cool splash of the beach or the red Australian Outback, the sun-dried soils or the refreshing summer rains?

Soft (or chalk) pastels blend beautifully and these can be used to ‘draw’ wonderfully vibrant and detailed ’paintings’. Your resolved work will be a feast of colour and texture to excite the senses.

 

Sat Jan 12    ‘Experimental Water-colour’

Delight yourself in the beauty of free-flowing colour.

We will be exploring medium, colour blending and techniques. Hone your water-colour skills as we use a variety of water-colour tricks to create exciting water-colour expression. Be inspired by nature and colour and launch out into bold and beautiful paintings which capture freedom and spontaneity.

 

Sat Jan 19     ‘Free Flowing Acrylics’

Working with vibrant fluid colour, we will splash and drip until an image emerges from the canvas. We will then refine the painting until the work is resolved.

 

Sat Jan 26   ‘Mixed Media in Miniature’

Work in a Visual Journal or on small canvasses. We’ll experiment with several, Printing, Drawing and Painting techniques to create small resolved Artworks.

 

Sat Feb 2    ‘Making Artists Books’

There is nothing quite like the thrill of making a book of your very own. Using good quality water-colour paper, you will learn how to prepare pages, make covers and drill and stitch your very own book. You can use it as a notebook, sketchbook or travel journal.

Learn, grow, enjoy & have fun!

Limited places available in all sessions.  Book early.

Phone Anne now to register 4124 5104

      or email - artabilityherveybay@gmail.com

Bookings and prepayment are essential

 

Term 1 Curriculum Adults:

Mixed-Media Drawing ‘Through the Ages’.

This term we will be drawing in a variety of mediums and looking at the Drawing styles of Artists Through the Ages. This will develop your ability to really see and transfer 3-dimensional objects to a 2-dimensional surface. Skills you will learn will help you as you launch into all types of Artwork from Painting on Canvasses to Journaling in a Visual Diary. We will be working with a wide range of Pencils, various Pens and Inks, Pastels etc. You will learn to decipher positive and negative spaces, light and shade and perspective. 

If you can write the alphabet, you can draw, so come along and stretch yourself, grow in confidence and have fun as you learn and create.

Take the time each week to relax and make art.

Enrol now in one of 6 adult classes ... Limited Vacancies.  

Class times: Mon, Tues, Wed or Thurs: 7-9pm.

Tues or Thurs: 10-12noon. $150 - 9 lessons ... beginning Feb 4

YOU HAVE THE ABILITY TO CREATE AMAZING ART!

Limited places available in all sessions.  Book early.

Phone Anne now to register 4124 5104

      or email - artabilityherveybay@gmail.com

Bookings and prepayment are essential

Email artabilityherveybay@gmail.com or phone 4124 5104 to register.

Future workshops may cover topics such as:

Acrylic Painting

Watercolour,

Making Artists Books,

Printmaking

Drawing

Doodle Art,

Pastels,

Art Journalling,

Calligraphy,

Etc.

Let me know if you have a preference for any particular workshop.. 

Limited places so book in early.

2019 Calendar: Term Dates and Holiday Workshops will be posted very shortly

Class Calendar

What People Say

Thanks so much for today, everyone is just buzzing. Good to have your expertise!

J.

L. just loves coming to art. You are an inspiration to her. Thank you.

K.

Many thanks for the opportunity for O. to do some extra Art this term – he has really enjoyed it and we have been delighted with his creations each week.

R.