Blazing Easels Kids Workshop

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Fridays 3:00-4:30pm

There are currently no additional spots avaiable for this workshop. If you would like to be placed on a waiting list email turchincenter@appstate.edu or call (828)262-3017.

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.

Schedule

Asian Art

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

Celtic Art

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.

African Art

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.

Fridays 3:00-4:30pm
Turchin Center Classroom 3200 (map)
Children 7 -12
$20 per section or $45 for all three sections. $15 per child if registering more than one child.

There are currently no additional spots avaiable for this workshop. If you would like to be placed on a waiting list email turchincenter@appstate.edu or call (828)262-3017.

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.

Schedule

Asian Art

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

Celtic Art

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.

African Art

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.

Dates & times

Friday, January 24, 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Blazing Easels Kids Workshop
Friday, January 31, 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Blazing Easels Kids Workshop
Friday, February 7, 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Blazing Easels Kids Workshop
Friday, February 14, 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Blazing Easels Kids Workshop
Friday, February 21, 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Blazing Easels Kids Workshop
Friday, February 28, 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Blazing Easels Kids Workshop
Friday, March 7, 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Blazing Easels Kids Workshop
Friday, March 14, 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Blazing Easels Kids Workshop
Friday, March 21, 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Blazing Easels Kids Workshop
Friday, March 28, 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Blazing Easels Kids Workshop
Friday, April 4, 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Blazing Easels Kids Workshop
Friday, April 11, 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Blazing Easels Kids Workshop

How to register

Email turchincenter@appstate.edu, call (828) 262-3017, or stop by the front desk to register for any Turchin Center workshop. A downloadable registration form is also available below.

Students may register for one series of classes or register for all three. Families registering more than one child may register each child for $15 per month.   Scholarships based on need will be considered.  

Registration is limited to 20 students for each four-week series on a first come first serve basis.   If you are interested please download and complete the registration form or contact Visitor and Donor Services.

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Contact information

Visitor & Donor Services
(828) 262-3017

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