Dutchess Arts Camp – POK – Week 4

Make sure your child has a safe and creative summer. At The Art Effect’s summer arts camps, children can explore their artistic abilities and have fun working on creative projects in person, socially distanced and outside as much as possible at Dutchess Arts Camp in Poughkeepsie.

Ulster Arts Camp – SUNY New Paltz – Week 1

Make sure your child has a safe and creative summer. At The Art Effect’s summer arts camps, children can explore their artistic abilities and have fun working on creative projects in person, socially distanced and outside as much as possible at Ulster Arts Camp in New Paltz.

Ulster Arts Camp – SUNY New Paltz – Week 2

Make sure your child has a safe and creative summer. At The Art Effect’s summer arts camps, children can explore their artistic abilities and have fun working on creative projects in person, socially distanced and outside as much as possible at Ulster Arts Camp in New Paltz.

Intermediate Portfolio Development Session 2

Refine your observation and rendering skills to create a sophisticated fine art portfolio! You will learn a variety of different mediums and hear from working artists who are experts in each field. You will begin by working from observation using the tools of drawing and painting, and then move onto mixed media, sculpture, photography, and experimental works. Your focus will be on using new and familiar tools to produce innovative work that solidifies your personal vision and vice. This class will prepare you for the rigors of Advanced Portfolio Development.

Dutchess Arts Camp – POK – Week 3

Make sure your child has a safe and creative summer. At The Art Effect’s summer arts camps, children can explore their artistic abilities and have fun working on creative projects in person, socially distanced and outside as much as possible at Dutchess Arts Camp in Poughkeepsie.

Foundations in Drawing and Painting Ages 11-14

In this intermediate course for middle school age students, young artists will hone skills in composition, value, texture and color through challenges and exercises that take their drawing and painting skills to the next level. Students will learn perspective, color, shape, line, form, and classical art techniques to produce artworks in charcoal, acrylics, and other media.

Exploring Drawing & Painting

Expand creativity through an immersive experience in drawing and painting. Young artists will learn to visually render original characters, stories, and artistic visions while learning techniques in colored pencils, pastels, ink, acrylics, watercolors, and more. Projects vary from color exploration and character creation to developing narratives.

The Art Effect’s PCSD Summer Art Program

Children will explore their artistic abilities and enhance their ELA (English Language Arts) and Math skills at this FREE summer program for Poughkeepsie Central School District Children going into grades 4 & 5. Students will engage in various art-making activities including digital media, visual arts, dance, and more while sharpening their literacy and Math this summer.

Dutchess Arts Camp – POK – Week 2

Make sure your child has a safe and creative summer. At The Art Effect’s summer arts camps, children can explore their artistic abilities and have fun working on creative projects in person, socially distanced and outside as much as possible at Dutchess Arts Camp in Poughkeepsie.

Portfolio in Comics & Sequential Art: Session 2

Comics are a powerful storytelling medium immediately accessible to anyone. This class will train young artists to tell a visual story panel by panel. Referencing film, video, comic books and comic strips students will learn how to break down their ideas into the “keyframes” of their story. Emphasis will also be placed on the overall look of their comic pages within the Elements of Art including line quality, darks and lights, variety, emphasis, and perspective. This course uses traditional materials (bristol board paper, pencils, tracing paper, sable brushes, india ink.)

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