With expert guidance from our experienced tutors, students will learn how to make exciting and inventive works of art using paint, drawing and building with a variety of art materials and themes to encourage resourceful artistic skills.
Come and join our friendly and imaginative classes designed for 5-8 year olds where we create exciting and inventive artworks. Using a range of materials, there will be something different every week and something for everyone to enjoy. Here we will build the stepping stones to an interest in visual arts.
Each tutor designs their own programme for the term and this changes term by term with many students returning to these classes.
Term 3 classes
Monday, 3.30-5pm - with Sarah Walker Holt - starts 22 July 2019 - runs 8 weeks - $104.00
Tuesday, 3.30-5pm - with Olivia Stewart - starts 23 July 2019 - runs 10 weeks - $130.00
Wednesday, 3.30-5pm - with Olive Breach - starts 24 July 2019 - runs 10 weeks - $130.00
Thursday, 3.30-5pm - with Sarah Walker Holt - starts 25 July 2019 - runs 8 weeks - $104.00
About the tutors:
Caitlyn is a practising artist with a focus on painting. With no preconceived image or outcome in mind, she is interested in entering into an explorative relationship with the painted surface using unconventional tools. Caitlyn holds a Bachelor of Visual Arts and is currently undergoing Post-Graduate study at Auckland University of Technology to further her creative practice.
Sarah Walker-Holt is a full time visual artist with a BVA from Auckland University. She is well renowned for her complex 3 dimensional compositions as an artist and jeweller and is represented by Fingers Gallery. Sarah exhibits nationally and internationally and is an experienced art tutor and mentor that is passionate about helping students find their own visual voice.
Olive is a local artist who loves the special qualities clay provides as an artistic medium in her art practice. For the past two years Olive has enjoyed teaching children in the after school art programme (clay making, print making, drawing and painting) at a local intermediate school.
Olivia Stewart (Ngati manu, Ngapuhi) is a recent Honours graduate from Elam School of Fine Arts. She is currently finishing her Bachelor of Arts in Art History. Olivia is particularly interested in textiles and raranga and hopes to introduce the class to different mediums and ways of making.