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Wednesday: Drawing Foundations Color II (Ages 8-11)

01/15/2020 05:15 PM - 03/18/2020 06:30 PM ET


Youth Classes + Workshops




Continue building skills learned in the Foundations I course to continue on the visual arts track and improve your drawing of realistic subjects with colored pencils .....(click title for more info)

Teaching Artist: Aarti Mantri
Ages 8-11: Wednesdays, 5:15-6:30pm: 10 sessions
January 15 - March 18 (Snow dates Mar 25, Apr 1)
$170 Member* | $188 Non-member
*Household member or higher
Materials fee due first day of class: $45
Price increases on January 13


Continue building skills learned in the Foundations I course, such as techniques, drawing vocabulary and the drawing tools of an artist. We will explore hues, tones, shading and light sources with drawing techniques like scribbling, cross-hatching, and stippling to create depth and draw realistic subjects by perfecting every feature with colored pencil skills.

About the Teaching Artist
Aarti Mantri is a freelance artist in acrylic and mixed media paintings based in New Jersey. Art has always been a part of her since childhood; she was inspired and encouraged by her mother who is an artist in India. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design and worked for over 5 years in the field, specializing in stained glass and landscaping. Nonetheless, her passion for fine arts forced her to pursue a career as a painter. Most of her work is on canvas with various techniques and mediums that adds texture to a painting. Aarti conducts classes and workshops for children and adults, and is a certified Grumbacher Art instructor. Her goal is to train her students with the easy skills of painting at the same time encourage to use their own imagination and ideas.

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