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Lesson Overview

CREATE FROM YOUR HOUSE

Instructor(s): Patty Bowman Kingsley

Date(s): Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Time(s): 7:00pm - 9:30pm

Creating from what you hold in your hand. 

 

Art Learning Goals:

  • Creativity + Nurturing 

  • Carving out images using shape tools 

  • Creating from what you have in your home. 

  • How to connect to symbol, metaphor and meaning. 

  • Creating with spatulas, cake decorating tools, colour in any form, old clothing, recyclable materials. 

  • Colour – warm and cool balance 

  • Using a palette knife or straight edge 

  • Nurturing yourself in your home 

Suggested Materials List:

  • Approximate size 12``x12`` board, Styrofoam square, old piece of shelving – already cut in a rectangle or square, circular or oval plate, form of any kind which can accept acrylic paint. If you are using china or a plate, you will need hot glue or sewing skills to cover it in fabric, to create on it. 

  • House Paint, food colouring, pastels, sidewalk chalk – you will need some variation of colour 

  • Old T shirts, linen shirts, table clothes, pants – any 100% real fabric. To test, burn it with a candle flame or match and see if it melts. If it melts it is not 100% natural. 

  • Table protection 

  • Old fashioned thumb tacks. 

  • Tape – duct tape 

  • Glue or art gel mediums/glazes 

Suggested Tools List:

  • Basting brush 

  • Spatula’s 

  • Spoons – wooden or metal 

  • Credit cards, library cards, hotel key cards 

  • Good pair of scissors 

  • X-acto knife 

  • Any available paint brushes 

  • large bird feathers – turkey, or goose (Optional)

  • Twigs, branches 

  • Rags 

  • Water Spray Bottle 

  • Paint marker or fine squirt bottle if you have one.

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Address

 

1450 Henry Street

Whitby, Ontario, Canada

L1N 0A8

(905) 668-4185

art@stationgallery.ca

Charitable Registration #:

11929 7042 RR0001

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