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Monthly Archives: October 2015

Kate, Bennett and Libby

These young artists end my Wednesdays in a very relaxed creative fashion. They are all three so talented. Kate is working on an acrylic painting. It’s been a while since Kate painted with a brush, so she is really enjoying herself. Bennett is working on his nonobjective abstract in acrylic. He will cut it into…

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Gigi, Sara Jane, Lucy and Stevie

This class starts 90 mph every week! There is always some news to discuss – lunch menu, school events, Halloween costumes and more! There is never a dull or quiet moment! They definitely keep me awake! This week we started class with an Art History lesson – the Palace of Knossos on Crete. We studied…

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Breagan, Lauren and Taylor

Well now that the show is over I can get back to blogging the class summaries. It was great to hear about the show from these young artists yesterday. They all had their own stories to tell about the show. We started class with a fun string and paint activity. The girls used metallic paint…

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Cade, Lizzy, Vivi and Lauren

We welcomed Lauren to this class, she had a make up class. I’ve had Lauren since she was 3 so she really knows her way around the studio. Cade worked on his farm scene and his shark. Cade has to add the teeth to the shark next week. Lizzy and Vivi worked on their amantes….

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Emma, Emily, Kendall and Presley

Where do the weeks go? It seems just like yesterday that I was writing the class summary for this class! The girls are so much fun to visit with in the studio. They love art! To get ready for the show, I had the girls start right away on their projects. Presley worked on her…

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Scarlett and Andrew

Scarlett and I welcomed Andrew to the studio this week. It was his first lesson. To start class, the artists created their own color wheel. I only used the primary colors. Scarlett and Andrew made their own secondary colors. I reviewed the colors several times. They were so cute when they realized they had made…

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Ben and Trey

We welcomed Ben to the studio this week. Ben and Trey are friends.  I think Ben was overwhelmed with all the “stuff” in the studio:) The young artists are going to do a really cool project. They chose a wild animal. They will draw the animal then decorate and design the animal in Sharpie. After…

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Sara Jane, Gigi, Stevie and Lucy

These young artists keep me very busy! There is never a dull or quiet moment:) They are always so excited about creating some art. We started class with an art activity. The girls used pastel and gesso to create a background. Then with a waterbased oil pastel the artists had to write a positive word…

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