1.Too often no teacher or adult has ever helped them learn to draw properly. 2. Drawing skills are important for thinking. 3. learning how to see things differently by means of drawing is educationally valuable. 4. Learning to solve design problems with a pencil improves maths.
We use a mixture of Copic and touch two markers in class. Professional markers are high quality, double-ended, refillable markers that have many artistic uses, including cartoon illustration, fashion design, and anime and manga drawing. They can also be used by the everyday artist for hobbies like scrapbooking and coloring stamps for arts and crafts.Continue reading “How to Use Professional Copic Markers.”
There are lots of apps out there to photograph and share art work. I find it’s easier to just take a snap as soon as you pick your child up from class on your phone and save the art work to a dedicated folder. This is what I use in class to store images inContinue reading “What do I do with all this art work my children bring home?”
Yes. I start each child out from the absolute beginning and use a specific cirriculum to build their confidence in their drawing skills and themselves.
Helping your child to practice at home will improve their drawing enormously. Setting up a dedicated art area at home can be the best way to encourage practice. This area should be private, free from prying eyes of adults or hands of younger siblings, and quiet, with the option of music playing in the background.Continue reading “How to help your child practice art at home.”
This is a new level I have introduced this term. It is a step up from junior class where children start to work independently on individual work. It is aimed at 1st, 2nd 3rd class. We follow a step by step system see example below Each child chooses their own projects from over 500 differentContinue reading “Introducing Intermediate classes.”
Yes you can make up missed classes in the following ways. 1.In the next term. 2. Come on another day during the week. 3. Or do extra classes during the week. Class days and times for this term. Timetable Tuesday Classes Tuesday junior 4:00 to 5:00 Tuesday senior 5:15 to 6:15 Thursday Classes Thursday juniorContinue reading “Can I make up missed days?”
Some of the younger kids asked yesterday if I am a “real artist ” here is some of my work.