AFTERNOON ART CLASSES FOR KIDS
Ages 5-8: 3.45 - 5pm
Ages 9+: 5.15 - 6.30pm
Portraying the human face has captivated artists throughout the ages. Experienced visual artist, Kristine Ballard, is ready to show your child that everyone can create a portrait of a person artistically if they are shown how.
No skills required, just enthusiasm and a love for creativity.
WEEK 1 - 18 OCT LEARNING THE FEATURES OF A FACE Understand how to see the shapes and composition of a face from the bones up!
WEEK 2 - 25 OCT SILHOUETTE SELF PORTRAITS Looking at shapes. Look yourself in the face and translate what you see to paper.
WEEK 3 - 1 NOV PORTRAITS IN 3D Time to create a portrait in three dimensions. We will be using clay to create your own sculptural head.
WEEK 4 - 8 NOV CHARCOAL HEADS Getting down and dirty with tonal charcoal.
WEEK 5 - 15 NOV PAINTED PORTRAITS Learn how to build colour and tone up in paint to make a painted portrait.
WEEK 6 - 22 NOV PAPER PORTRAITS Time to try your hand at creating a portrait through collage, using tone & texture.
WEEK 7 - 29 NOV ABSTRACTED INSIDE OUT Taking portraiture deeper. Abstracting shapes and visualising what’s going on inside our head.
WEEK 8 - 6 DEC MANGA STYLING Create a cartoon avatar using your portrait skills.
ALL ART EQUIPMENT SUPPLIED
PRACTICAL SKILLS BASED CLASSES
Choose to drop off your kids or work while you wait! Facilities available.