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June 22 - 26, 2020

Junior Artisans

Junior Artisans @ Your Own Home Studio • Your Own Home Studio USAMD  00000 Organized by The Heights School
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Learn to draw and paint like a true artist! This camp is tailored to beginner artists, helping them to develop an eye for the work of the masters by learning and employing the same techniques. By the end of the week, your child will have learned about five master artists and five essential techniques to employ in his or her own artistic career! Learn about the following artists: Prehistoric cave artists, Bernini, Cassatt, Matisse, Mondrian Learn about the following techniques: stencils/masks & contour drawing, sculpting faces, monotype printing, collage, geometric & abstract art Each day will include 3 15-minute video lessons: - Introduction to the artist and technique of the day - Getting Started: We will review the needed supplies, sample of a finished product, and the first steps of instruction. We will be creating art together. You can pause the recorded lesson at any time to keep up with the steps.) - Wrap It Up (a review of the process, helpful tips for improving or fixing mistakes, and final thoughts) Teacher: Mr. Peter Vitz has taught art and natural history at The Heights for 14 years. Full supply list: Drawing & painting: paint brushes; pencil & eraser; chalk pastels (brown, black, white, red, yellow); tempera paint (various colors) Utensils/crafts: flat pan or cookie sheet; small stick/toothpick; scissors; masking tape; glue stick; white glue Paper & surfaces: brown drawing paper (construction, paper bag, butcher's, etc.); white drawing paper; scraps of colored paper (hand-colored papers will work if needed); poster / cardboard / card stock Other: clay (or Play-Doh)


June 22 - 26, 2020

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

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Junior Artisans @ Your Own Home Studio

Your Own Home Studio USAMD  00000

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