In this day and age of Photoshop and digital photo alteration, we were inspired to explore the lost art of altering photographs by hand!
Dip Dye Wall Tapestries in our Tween + Teen Camp
Botanical collages inspired by artist Julie Hamilton.
A colorful cacti painting project inspired by the muted desert colors of the Southwest!
North Carolina coastal lighthouses were the inspiration in this amazing printmaking project!
These mind-blowingly beautiful Kaleidoscope Mandala Collagraphs were created in one of our Tween & Teen camps. After studying the geometric symmetry of mandalas and radial designs, they cut and glued layers of very thin foam on large round poster board circles to create their printing plates. The foam makes a perfect material for collagraphs, but […]
We’re showcasing some of some of our favorite projects from the “archives” this month: one of our favorites are these bicycle illustrations. Can you believe our middle schoolers did these in our art studio one week? Have you ever tried to draw a bicycle? Try it!! It’s challenging! We thought we knew how everything fit together, but in […]
Pictures tell the most beautiful stories.
Students in our 9-14 yr. old classes practiced their Back, Middle, and Foreground Art Project & Skill Development with this watercolor pencil drawing project. You will fall in love with these beautiful pieces of art just as quickly as we did. We included a mat board picture frame as a fun design element in the composition. We […]