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Draw and Paint: Explore The Mediums and Techniques

$300.00 CAD

Prerequisite: Passion to learn
Duration: 10 Classes (Ten classes of 1hr 30min)
Course Fee: $300/= per person (Supplies included in this amount)

Course Description:

This course is specially designed for Junior children (Ages 8-12)  who are keen to learn Painting techniques. The course is based on the guidelines from Ontario Arts Curriculum for Primary and Junior levels by a qualified Artist Educator. Major focus in these classes will be on transferring the key skills applied in exploring painting mediums. It will make  children learn basic painting techniques in a fun filled and safe environment. 

Learning Outcomes:

On completion of this course a child will achieve the following outcomes:

  1. Identify basic elements of design through painting (Shape, Form, Tone, Colour and Texture) 
  2. Application and exploration of variety of mediums of painting (Oil crayons, Chalk Pastels, Markers, Pencil colours, Water colours and Gouache etc)
  3. Demonstrate the ability to study Nature and Still Life from observation
  4. Develop self confidence, patience and a sense of achievement 

Indicative Content:

  1. Introduction to Painting, Make marks with Markers
  2. Pointillism with Oil Crayons
  3. Colouring with Colour pencils
  4. Explore Dry Pastels
  5. Techniques in Water Colours
  6. More Fun with Water Colours
  7. Use of Tempera Paints
  8. Techniques in Tempera Paints
  9. Time for Collage
  10. What is Mix Media?

Teaching and Learning Methods:

It’s a studio practice based course, which will be delivered through demonstrations by the instructor. Students will be given a new fun exercise in every class. Main focus will be on transferring the key skills and experience that can be applied by participants in future art practice. A course portfolio will be maintained.