Taught by real artists using real art materials, your child will experiment with a variety of mediums whilst learning about famous artists and fine art techniques as well as art history.
Your child will learn about line, tone, shape, space, colour, perspective and form. They will gain a good understanding of the famous artists and art movements and apply these influences to their own masterpiece, which they take home at the end of the day.
All materials, aprons, snacks (and lunch for full days) provided! Suitable for 5+ years.
Venue: Cassiobury Infant’s School, Bellmount Wood Avenue, Watford WD17 3BT
Van Gogh’s Bedroom
Tuesday 29 October
5+ year olds
Students will learn about famous artist Vincent Van Gogh and create an impressionistic style painting of his bedroom in Arles using oil pastel.
Medium: Artsists’ oil pastels on A3 card
All materials, aprons and snacks provided!
Monet’s Water Lilies
Wednesday 30 October
5+ years old
Spend the morning painting a tranquil water scene with lilies in the style of Monet. You’ll learn all about the great artist and how to use a selection of painting tools such as a pallet knife.
Medium: Artists’ acrylic paint on A3 canvas
Materials, aprons and snacks provided!
Andy Warhol style Still Life
Thursday 31 October
5+ years old
Still Life has been a famous subject for centuries. In this course we will be exploring how Andy Warhol made his still lifes. You’ll learn all about the great artist as well!
Medium: Artists’ mixed media on A3 Watercolour paper