art lessons

Art Smorgasbord

Kids had a blast experimenting with different mediums: clay, watercolor, pastel, and acrylic paints. They’re often happy to return to pastel painting. The first day we made stuff with sculpt-it air dry clay. The biggest lesson everyone seems to come

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Art Smorgasbord

Kids had a blast experimenting with different mediums: clay, watercolor, pastel, and acrylic paints. They’re often happy to return to pastel painting. The first day we made stuff with sculpt-it air dry clay. The biggest lesson everyone seems to come

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Week 4 – Art Smorgasbord

Three sibs and two cousins this week for Watercolor, Pastels, and Acrylic Painting. Great job, kids! Day 1 Watercolor          Day 2 Pastel Day 3, Acrylic

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Week 4 – Art Smorgasbord

Three sibs and two cousins this week for Watercolor, Pastels, and Acrylic Painting. Great job, kids! Day 1 Watercolor          Day 2 Pastel Day 3, Acrylic

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Week 3 – Down & Dirty

I can’t think of a better way to spend a summer morning than making art with kids! A couple cousins and their friend got down & dirty with pastels last week. And they’re back this week for a mini Art

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Week 3 – Down & Dirty

I can’t think of a better way to spend a summer morning than making art with kids! A couple cousins and their friend got down & dirty with pastels last week. And they’re back this week for a mini Art

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Weekly Update

Having a wonderful summer here at the Top. We are moving along next door getting ready for the plumber and electrician. Getting very excited about the new house/studio! EXHIBITORS – Please, please, please pick up artworks from show. They are

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Weekly Update

Having a wonderful summer here at the Top. We are moving along next door getting ready for the plumber and electrician. Getting very excited about the new house/studio! EXHIBITORS – Please, please, please pick up artworks from show. They are

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Week 2 – Art Smorgasbord

This week was Art Smorgasbord with a fun group of cousins and friends. Day 1 we did air dry clay (always a disappointment) :-). Day 2 Watercolor; Day 3 Pastel; Day 4 paint the clay and Acrylic painting.      

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Week 2 – Art Smorgasbord

This week was Art Smorgasbord with a fun group of cousins and friends. Day 1 we did air dry clay (always a disappointment) :-). Day 2 Watercolor; Day 3 Pastel; Day 4 paint the clay and Acrylic painting.      

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Summer Week 1

Week 1, we had Backyard Naturalist. Got rained out a couple of days, but did lots of great art in spite of the weather. Since it was so wet, we made some watercolor paintings in addition to our nature journals.

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Summer Week 1

Week 1, we had Backyard Naturalist. Got rained out a couple of days, but did lots of great art in spite of the weather. Since it was so wet, we made some watercolor paintings in addition to our nature journals.

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Summer Schedule Update

EXHIBITORS – Please pick up artworks from show. Going out on the porch soon. NEWBIES – Make sure to bring release form to first class – click here. You can always see new posts here WEEK OF JULY 17, Mon -Thursday

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Summer Schedule Update

EXHIBITORS – Please pick up artworks from show. Going out on the porch soon. NEWBIES – Make sure to bring release form to first class – click here. You can always see new posts here WEEK OF JULY 17, Mon -Thursday

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Pastels and Popsicles

And watercolors, too. Welcome summer! We’ll be taking a couple of weeks off before the Summer Six weeks of art. Kids will be entering ERDG‘s Young Voices Art Competition. This will be the 3rd year Top of the Wold students

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Pastels and Popsicles

And watercolors, too. Welcome summer! We’ll be taking a couple of weeks off before the Summer Six weeks of art. Kids will be entering ERDG‘s Young Voices Art Competition. This will be the 3rd year Top of the Wold students

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SUMMER SCHEDULE

SUMMER SIX 2017 I will need 4 students signed up to hold each these summer sessions. If you know of friends who’d like to join, please share this with them.  This post will be updated often. WEEK OF JULY 4th

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SUMMER SCHEDULE

SUMMER SIX 2017 I will need 4 students signed up to hold each these summer sessions. If you know of friends who’d like to join, please share this with them.  This post will be updated often. WEEK OF JULY 4th

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Learning from the Masters

We learn a lot from the masters. One of the biggest things we learn is that paintings that appear to be so simple are actually quite complex!

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Learning from the Masters

We learn a lot from the masters. One of the biggest things we learn is that paintings that appear to be so simple are actually quite complex!

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