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Monthly Archives: July 2015

Maggie and Lila Jane

With these 2 in the studio yesterday we got so busy I forgot to get pics of the artists. Sorry about that. I did get pics of their artwork though. We started class with some Art History. We studied 2 Baroque paintings  - “Supper at Emmaus” by Caravaggio and “Joseph the Carpenter” by LaTour. Both…

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Scarlett

Sweet Scarlett had class today. She loves art. All the colors are “so beautiful.” We first looked at Kandinsky’s “Circles.” Scarlett made her own “Circles” with oil pastel and watercolor. My glitter watercolor is a hit with Scarlett. Love this little artist.

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Gigi and Sara Jane

It’s a hot one out there today but it is pretty cool in the studio:) Sara Jane and Gigi had class this morning. We started class with some Art History. We studied “Supper at Emmaus” by Caravaggio, 1600′s Baroque ATP. I discussed with the girls that “Baroque” means irregular. Baroque paintings have the irregular characteristic…

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Ben and Madeline

Ben and Madeline came to the studio yesterday for a make up due to their vacation days. The artists worked on their under the ocean scenes. I reviewed using the crayons to layer more than one color, using the darkest color to shade. Of course we had refreshments – Tang and cinnamon toast:) For Art…

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Lucy and Stevie

These young artists were eager to work on their projects today. Stevie finished her symmetrical wings project. She will start her amante project (from Mexico.) Lucy worked on her amante. She is working on the detail. It is looking quite bright! For Art History we studied the Baroque ATP – 1600′s. We looked at “Joseph…

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Trey, McKena, Breagan and Lauren

In this class this afternoon the girls worked on their dog paintings. They stenciled the background so all that needs to be done now is varnishing and they can take them home. These paintings are real show stoppers! Trey worked on his symmetrical wings project. For Art history we studied the Baroque ATP by looking…

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Channing

Today in Channing’s class she finished her “Lilly Pads” like Monet’s. It looks marvelous! For Art History we studied “Joseph the Carpenter” by La Tour. We found France and the 5 oceans on the globe. Next week we are starting a series of projects from an Osbourne art book.

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Haley

Haley came back into town for a visit so I got to have her in for a lesson. She finished her huge hibiscus like Georgia O’Keefe. We added glitter of course. She also added some water based oil pastels. We then turned to her pig palette knife painting. It is looking so cute. There are…

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