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Homeschool Art Classes For Fall 2020

July 31st, 2020

The Decatur Area Arts Council is pleased to announce its Fall 2020 homeschool art series offering affordable arts experiences for homeschoolers between the ages of 6-18.  With veteran instructors Jennifer Stout and Connie Brewster,  students will learn art principles by exploring a variety of art mediums and techniques to create their own masterpieces; art appreciation using observation, critical thinking, vocabulary, and discussion skills; and art history investigating the life and work of master artists from across the ages.

  • Homeschool Art Series - Fall 2020

  • Mondays, September 14-November 2 – 12:30-2:00 pm

  • at the Madden Arts Center, 125 N. Water St., Decatur, IL

  • $60 per student  (Payment must be made to secure your spot.)

  • Current health guidelines will be followed.

  • Current health guidelines will be followed. 

    • Masks are required.  
    • Hand sanitizer will be made available.  
    • Distancing will be observed as much as possible.  
    • Class sizes will be limited to 50% room capacity
    • Additional sessions will be added if numbers require.
  • Additional sessions will be added if numbers require.

Fall 2020 topics are listed below.  Projects will be adapted to accommodate a variety of ages and skill levels.

  • Ghiberti- metal tooling relief

  • Van Eck- triptych panels

  • Michelangelo- fresco painting

  • Rubens- chalk pastel

  • Linnaeus- Colored pencil and ink

  • Audubon- Watercolor and ink

  • Millet- oil pastel landscapes

  • Homer- charcoal cloudscapes

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

For more information or to register, email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call 217-423-3189. 

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