mural

Mural painting


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Wednesday afternoon art students worked on our outdoor mural.

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Everyone enjoyed adding to the ongoing mural in front of the Art Junction.

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It’s fun to see the various changes that take place in our little outdoor mural.

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The students really enjoy having the freedom to express themselves in an outdoor setting that is visible to the public.

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Here is a detail of the students’ work.

 

Mural painting


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One of the projects at Art Camp this summer was mural painting.

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Everyone focused on circular shapes with their favorite color.

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There were many thoughtful ideas created in our mural.

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It was great to work cooperatively in creating this outdoor art.

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Everyone had the opportunity to be very expressive with paint and brush.

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I was very happy with the students’ final work on our murals this year!

Art Camp -day 3


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Day 3 of Art Camp was tie-dye day!

 

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Everyone prepared their shirts by soaking them in soda ash and squeezing them dry.

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After the preparation steps and tying the shirts into designs, next we add the dye.

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After a brief discussion on color everyone had the chance to pick the colors they wanted on their shirts.

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Everyone enjoyed the process and wearing rubber gloves.

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There were many decisions to be made in picking and adding color to the shirt designs.

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There were many wonderful color combinations.

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Everyone had their own vision of what they wanted their shirts to look like.

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This was a fun project that everyone could take home and complete to have their own wearable art.

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We ended Art Camp with some final work on our mural wall at The Art Junction.

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Everyone enjoyed their creative 3 day adventure at Art Camp 2014!

 

Art Camp -day1


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Art Camp began with a focus on shapes.

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Campers chose many shapes to create a three-dimensional design with layer shapes.

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Lots of focus and concentration went into the design and creation of their art.

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Next students began to glue down their shapes.

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Next step was to add a coat of white paint to their creation.

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The white paint added a unifying factor to their work.

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After the painting of the projects we moved outdoors for more painting.

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We did some rock painting.

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Adding lots of painted texture to the rocks.

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Campers worked on a circle mural begun by Art Camp Jr. campers.

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Campers added detail to the circles.

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We ended the first day by working on the outdoor mural.

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Campers created some wonderful art and memories.

Paint explosion!


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Our last Wednesday Afternoon Art Class was filled with painting.

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Students had the opportunity to paint our outdoor mural in front of the Art Junction.

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Students used various types of materials including spray paint.

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It was a lot of fun to add paint in many different ways to a large surface outdoors!

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The final step was to remove tape that covered a previous layer of paint.

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It was fun to see the students become engrossed in the painting process.

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Here is a detail of their mural.  Maybe you can join us in the fall for Wednesday afternoon art classes.