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Today is the first day of my free lessons at the library. This will be once a month introductory class for more mature students. I am excited to reach others around my community that might benefit from art instruction! I had a great group on my first day. Shakira and Hazel from the library were Read more about Fundamentals in Art[…]
Today we painted with a limited color palette and drew/painted our self portraits in an abstract way.
It was kind of gloomy today and in contrast we got to do our vibrant practice of making a color wheel. We will be painting more and I wanted my young painters to have knowledge of color as we will be referring to it as we progress.
Coach Allan got a hold of me through Facebook and organized 12 young painters for me. This was a great group and a lot of them play baseball at this same park (MM central community park). I think an hour and a half in the giant box of pizza kept steering attention away from me Read more about Painting at the Park[…]
I started my group classes today and had Joshua, Joseph, and Nehanth. We thought of some of our favorite things and painted the outline with ink and then colored in our paintings with paint. This is an expressive and exploration type of painting. These are still a work in progress, but the paintings are already Read more about Group Classes[…]
This is Elena’s first stretched canvas painting. I showed her how to use materials, showed her techniques, gave encouragement, and guided her as she painted. Very good for seven years old!