Enhance your child’s home school education at the Arts Council of Princeton.

Art and Nature

Art and Nature

Academic Draw and Paint

Academic Draw and Paint

Art & Nature Mixed Media

Art & Nature Mixed Media

Home School Enrichment: Drawing, Painting, Clay
Youth| Ages: 5-10
Wednesdays | 1:30pm-3:00pm

May 1 – June 5

Instructor: Veronica Olivares-Weber

This program will lead students through an investigation of various hands-on art activities in mixed media, individually and communally. Explore drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture and collage guided by a general theme, including Faces in Art. Students will be introduced to artists and their work in conjunction with themes. Incorporate familiar picture books and illustrators within projects and learn relevant vocabulary, including still life, landscape, portraiture, primary colors, values, perspective and more. Students will use a variety of traditional materials to create a good foundation in the understanding of how art is made and how we look at art! All materials included.

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Home School Enrichment: Fine Art Studies
Youth| Ages: 10-14
Wednesdays | 1:30pm-3:00pm

May 1 – June 5

Instructor: Susan Carlowicz

This program will lead students through an investigation of various hands-on art activities, combined with art history by examining periods, styles, masters, and techniques. Begin with the study of drawing, using a variety of media such as carbon and charcoal. Learn techniques such as shading, perspective and proportion and employ them in both the sketched and finished drawing. Discover the importance of drawing to artistic development with examples of work from the great masters. Students will then continue their studies with painting, using a variety of media such as acrylics and watercolors. Along with the proper care and use of the materials, students will learn color theory and design elements to create work from life and imagination. Enjoy painting on different surfaces such as stretched canvas and paper! Materials included.

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