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Instructor: Kay Bishop
Each Friday students will learn about other cultures through art! These four-week sessions focus on three different cultures. Students will complete projects that are relevant to the themed culture for that session. All supplies included.
Jan. 24: (Cancelled due to weather) Chinese New Year dragon puppets!
Jan. 31: Sumi Brush Painting - Paint bamboo using traditional Sumi brush strokes
Feb 7: Japanese Coi - Paint Colorful fish using watercolors.
Feb. 14: - Beijing Opera Masks
Feb. 21: Celtic Cross - Draw & decorate a tracditional Celtic Cross.
Feb. 28: Shields - Design a family shield using Celtic themes.
March 7: (Cancelled due to weather)
March 14: Manuscripts - Decorate your name in the style of illuminated manuscripts.
March 21: Clay & Canvas - Colors and symbols of Africa.
March 28: Portrait Painting - Discover the "Big 5"
April 4: Collage - Where in the world is South Africa?
April 11: Stories in Stone - Who are the Sans?
About the Instructor
Kay Bishop has always found her language through a stack of computer paper and colored pencils—fascinated by type and graphics. She has a BFA in Visual Communication from the University of Texas at Austin and is a graphic designer and was an art director for a magazine for five years. Bishop started a children's art program, Creative Kids Art & Design Workshop for children, ages 4+ which encourages kids to experiment and be creative. She is bilingual, loves learning about other cultures and is passionate about inspiring kids of all ages to be creative through art and design.
Turchin Center Refund Policy
The Turchin Center has a "No-Refund Policy." Refunds may not be issued for workshops once payments have been processed. Refunds will be made for any workshops that are canceled and for workshops that require a participant minimum.