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Art Fundamentals for Kids

July 23, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until July 30, 2020

INSTRUCTOR: Spencer Epps Tuesdays
DATES: July 9, 16, 23 and 30

Kids will explore art concepts and produce four artworks using a variety of mediums and techniques. These insightful and diverse art lessons are taught by professional artist, Spencer Epps, and are designed for school-age kids. The series consists of the following sessions:

The class is going to be HELD OUTSIDE WITH SOCIAL DISTANCING. If the weather is atrocious and there are only a few kids (under 10) we could move inside with social distancing.

ART Classes

I. Introduction to Art Composition for Kids

• Discovering Art: Creating Feelings
• Discovering Composition: Harmony
• Exercise: Art Work — Drawing Feelings

II. The Math of Art and the Magic Number

• Numbers in Nature, Nature in Balance
• Exercise: Art Work — Nature Printing

III. Elements of Art

• Line and Rhythm
• Shape, Form and Space (Perspective)
• Texture and Pattern
• Exercise: Art Work — Mixed Media/Collage

IV. Color

• The Color Wheel
• Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Colors
• Tints, Shades and Compliments (Value)
• Contrast and Focal Point
• Exercise: Art Work — Color Pour Painting

Ages: 5 and up

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July 23, 2020
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Bonifas Fine Arts Center
700 First Avenue South
Escanaba, MI 49829 United States
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