Homeschool Art Classes For Fall 2020

July 31, 2020

This series packs a lot into eight weeks!

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


For more information or to register, email or call 217-423-3189.


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