Online Art Class for Ages 5 – 7 on Tuesdays
Section 1 – Drawing (1st 6 Weeks September 15th to October 23rd):
Everyone is an art genius. Drawing is a learned skill. Young children can not only learn to see like an artist but they can learn to draw realistically from an early age. Who said practice cannot be fun!
Materials List for Section 1 – Drawing:
A set of 12 Prismacolor markers primary secondary set chisel/fine
A pack of copy paper
A glue stick
A fine point sharpie marker
A 9×12 side spiral bound
Section 2 – Watercolor (2nd 6 Weeks November 2nd to December 18, 2020):
Watercolor is a medium that is either mastered or is the master. The effects when used correctly creative amazing excitement in an artist of any age. This is a foundational course in this medium. An artist is never too young to learn how to use professional techniques and materials. Parents are encouraged to work alongside their child in this course.
Materials List for Section 2 – Watercolor:
Windsor and Newton set of six 8 ml tubes Cadmium Yellow Hue, Cadmium Red Pale Hue, Ultramarine, Viridian Hue, Burnt Umber, Ivory Black
Black sharpie ultra fine point markers
Strathmore 140 lb watercolor paper 9×12 or 11×14 pad. Spiral bound
MALA Ikea children’s brush set
Hair dryerPaper towel
3 small mason jars for water
6×8 pieces of of cardboard ( cut up an old shipping box)
Section 3 – Acrylics (3rd 6 Weeks January 4th to February 12th):
Get the aprons out. The excitement continues as we have fun learning to paint with this opaque medium. We will be learning while creating finished paintings.
Materials List for Section 3 – Acrylics:
Winsor and Newton Galleria acrylic paint set 6 x 60 ml tubesSet contains Cadmuim yellow,Cadmium red,Winsor Blue,Phthalo, greenBurnt umber, and Titanium White
Mala Ikea childrens brush set
2 or more 5×7 canvas panels
Old newspapers An apron
Several mason jars for water
Section 4 – 3D Art (3rd 6 Weeks – 2/22/21 to 4/9/21):
Polymer clay is the perfect medium to introduce 3D to a young child. Keep those aprons out! We will be learning some hand building techniques that will be the foundation for future classes.
Materials List for Section 4 – 3D Art:
One 1lb box of sculpey polmer clay ( terracotta, white or gray)
Basic set of clay tools or set of plastic cutlery ( knife fork and spoon) and an old credit card.
A flat surface to work on.
Plastic tablecloth is a good idea but optional