THE SUMMER OF A LIFETIME FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS
Fairy glow jars
Snow globe jars
The theme for this week centres on the magic and wonder in nature using a variety of materials and techniques to create one of a kind artwork. Students research a variety of images and models from the natural world of plants and animals and create a series of drawings to begin the process of building and crafting the various projects for the week. the Each morning for an hour students practice and gain skills in drawing fundamentals, such as proportion, light and shadow, perspective , composition, foreshortenting, scale and much more. Then we launch into the project for the day as listed.
July 23 to 27
Under the Sea-Surf’s up
Aquarium shadow box
The theme for this week is the mystery and extreme variety of life that abounds under the seas and oceans. Looking at coral oceans and deep underwater mountains that house a variety of marine life, students research images and work with models to create a variety of art work throughout the week. Each morning starts off with drawing fundamentals, focused on whales, giant squid, dolphins, fish, crabs, sharks, diatoms, and jewel toned corals to name just a few. Following this we launch into the specific projects for the day.
Allycia's workshops are for students 6 years to adults.