Art

Figures and Fashion (A Sense of Style)

Ages 7+. Learn figurative illustration techniques and how it relates to fashion. Coordinate color, texture, fabric patterning and how to set new style trends. Learn how different periods of time influenced fashion over the years. Since graduating Fashion Institute of Technology, Ms. Berson has been working as an educator and fashion illustrator.

Drawing & Painting [Introduction-Advanced]

Ages 7+ (or instructor permission) A focus on drawing and painting from observation and imagination, using pencil, charcoal, pastels and paint. Form, color, composition and perspective will be emphasized through fun and innovative projects. Advanced students should have the ability to develop projects over a 2-3 week period.

Art Expression

Ages 4-6. Learn about color and composition while discovering many different techniques and mediums including pastels, paint, collage and sculpture.

Cartooning

Ages 7-16. This course offers traditional and contemporary forms of making cartoons. Children that are interested in basic cartooning techniques such as character design, comic strips and story telling will learn hands on drawing techniques. Project themes are student centered giving the children a sense of control over what they learn. Using iPads, tablets and laptops, students are welcome to create digital drawings to bring their cartoons to life. The students will learn how to animate using stop motion animation. They will also use digital programs that are accessible through apps and other online resources to create unique works of art.

Adult Drawing and Painting

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Beginner and experienced painters welcome. A focus on drawing and painting from observation and imagination using pencil, charcoal, pastels and paint.