October 12 - Program overview - Visual exercises & line analysis.
Children will be creating a blended washable marker project that they can use as the cover of their portfolio to hold their artwork for the year.
November 9 - Vincent Van Gogh - Oil pastels, drawing with texture
Community Service: Artwork will be printed onto onesies and given to infants in need through Care Net Pregnancy Center.
December 14 - Piet Mondrian - Mondarin’s balance, Paper Collage, shape, color,
line and value
Community Service: Artwork will be made into ornaments which will be displayed on the new Bedford town common.
January 11 - Mary Cassat - Pastel strokes, color & line, cut & mounted pastels
Community Service: Artwork will be printed onto gift tags which will be attached to new socks for elderly residents of the local long term care facility.
February 8 - Pablo Picasso - Black marker and Chalk Stain, cubist composition,
Community Service: Artwork will be use to decorate boxes which will be filled with treats for the workers at the local town offices
March 8 - Winslow Homer - Value scale, Cut paper and crayon seascapes using
black & white values
Community Service: Artwork will be used as the cover art for coloring books to be delivered to the local pediatric emergency room.
April 12 - Claude Monet - Tempera impressionistic color wheels & trees
Community Service: Artwork will be made into cards that students will mail to active-duty military personnel.
May 10 - Family celebration and art show.