FACE it you can: create a home using imagination
Oct
17
10:00 AM10:00

FACE it you can: create a home using imagination

Saturday: 10:00-11:30 Oct. 17, 2015

Location: Convergence Martha's Studio Rm: 1801 N Quaker Lane; Alexandria 22302

What makes a home? Love? Unity? Determination? Energy? How would you allow your imagination to soar to design a home that is your private oasis?  Be an artist and architect in our 90-minute workshop and design and create your own home. Parents and children (6-12 yrs) learn the value of making squares, rectangles, triangles, circles and ovals. 

What you will learn in this workshop:

  • How to brainstorm ideas
  • The power of writing and using words with art
  • Using color for heightened impact
  • Faux techniques you can actually use on your walls at home
  • Architectural terms and details for home exteriors

Benefits of our family art workshop

  • Parents learn skills and techniques for creative growth
  • Children learn to work and play
  • Two teachers in the classroom
  • Art supplies provided
  • Helpful Handouts to take home

No art experience is necessary only a fun attitude and willingness to engage in art.  $45 for 1 adult/1 child. $15 for additional child. Maximum of 8 families. Minimum of 5. Registration required at least 24 hours in advance.

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FACE It You Can: Create Balance In Art With Paint
Sep
19
10:00 AM10:00

FACE It You Can: Create Balance In Art With Paint

Saturday: 10:00-11:30 Sept. 19, 2015

Location: Convergence LAB Rehearsal Rm: 1801 N Quaker Lane, Alexandria 22302

What does math, science, art and patience have in common? They all need to be balanced. Join our 90 minute workshop for parents/caregiver & child (6-12 yrs) to explore the process of art together.

Have fun creating your own symmetrical artwork. Using pencil and pastels we will guide your drawing to success. No experience is necessary just a fun attitude and willingness to engage in art. $45 for 1 adult/1 child. $15 for additional child. All supplies are provided. Maximum of 8 families. Minimum of 5. Registration required at least 24 hours in advance.

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FACE It You Can: Paint Your Own Flower Garden
Aug
28
3:30 PM15:30

FACE It You Can: Paint Your Own Flower Garden

Did you know Claude Monet was inspired by his gardens in Giverny, France? Be inspired by the beautiful gardens in Alexandria and learn to paint simple garden paintings. Learn simple brush techniques to bring you success in painting. Join our 90 minute workshop for parents/caregiver and child (2-6 yrs). Using watercolor and paint we will guide your painting to success. No experience is necessary only a fun attitude and willingness to engage in art. $45 for 1 adult/1 child. $15 for additional child. All supplies are provided.

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FACE It You Can: Paint Your Own Flower Garden
Aug
27
10:00 AM10:00

FACE It You Can: Paint Your Own Flower Garden

Did you know Claude Monet was inspired by his gardens in Giverny, France? Be inspired by the beautiful gardens in Alexandria and learn to paint simple garden paintings. Learn simple brush techniques to bring you success in painting. Join our 90 minute workshop for parents/caregiver and child (7-12 yrs). Using watercolor and paint we will guide your painting to success. No experience is necessary only a fun attitude and willingness to engage in art. $45 for 1 adult/1 child. $15 for additional child. All supplies are provided.

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FACE It: You Can Draw Like Paul Klee
Jun
26
3:30 PM15:30

FACE It: You Can Draw Like Paul Klee

Did you know Paul Klee said "a drawing is simply a line going for a walk"?  Enjoy the freedom of expressing yourself through the process of art and learn to draw simple lines like Klee.  Join our 90 minute workshop for parents or caregiver and child (2-12 yrs). Using pencil and pastels we will guide your drawing to success. No experience is necessary just a fun attitude and willingness to engage in art. $45 for 1 adult/1 child. $15 for additional child. All supplies are provided. Click here to register today.

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FACE It: You Can Draw Like Paul Klee
Jun
25
10:00 AM10:00

FACE It: You Can Draw Like Paul Klee

Did you know Paul Klee said "a drawing is simply a line going for a walk"?  Enjoy the freedom of expressing yourself through the process of art and learn to draw simple lines like Klee.  Join our 90 minute workshop for parents or caregiver and child (2-12 yrs). Using pencil and pastels we will guide your drawing to success. No experience is necessary just a fun attitude and willingness to engage in art. $45 for 1 adult/1 child. $15 for additional child. All supplies are provided. Click here to register today.

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FACE It: You Can Draw Like Henri Mattise
May
29
3:30 PM15:30

FACE It: You Can Draw Like Henri Mattise

Did you know that Henri Mattise said "creativity takes courage"?  Practice being courageous in the process of art and learn to paint and draw like Mattise, Joan Miro, and Joan Mitchell. Join our 90 minute art workshop for parents or caregiver and children to create crayon resist watercolor cutouts.  No experience is necessary just a fun attitude and willingness to engage in art. $45 for 1 adult/1 child. $15 for additional child. All supplies are provided. Click here to register.

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FACE It: You Can Draw Like Henri Mattise
May
28
10:00 AM10:00

FACE It: You Can Draw Like Henri Mattise

Did you know that Henri Mattise said "creativity takes courage"?  Practice being courageous in the process of art and learn to paint and draw like Mattise, Joan Miro, and Joan Mitchell. Join our 90 minute art workshop for parents or caregiver and children to create crayon resist watercolor cutouts.  No experience is necessary just a fun attitude and willingness to engage in art. $45 for 1 adult/1 child. $15 for additional child. All supplies are provided. Click here to register.

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Bird Talk: W.I.T. (Wisdom, Intuition, Trust)
May
1
3:30 PM15:30

Bird Talk: W.I.T. (Wisdom, Intuition, Trust)

Like birds of a feather take courage and allow your wings to take you to new heights. Parents or caregiver and child (2-12 yrs) create their own bird of choice in a fun and interactive 90 minute workshop to enjoy the process of art together. Everyone paints on their own canvas. Using color, shape, background texture and layering we will guide your painting to success. No experience is necessary just a fun attitude and willingness to engage in art. $45 for 1 adult/1 child. All supplies are provided. Click here to register today.

Leave with a work of art to remind you of your courage, wisdom and ability to trust.

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Bird Talk: W.I.T. (Wisdom, Intuition, Trust)
Apr
30
10:00 AM10:00

Bird Talk: W.I.T. (Wisdom, Intuition, Trust)

Like birds of a feather take courage and allow your wings to take you to new heights. Parents or caregiver and child (2-12 yrs) create their own bird of choice in a fun and interactive 90 minute workshop to enjoy the process of art together. Everyone paints on their own canvas. Using color, shape, background texture and layering we will guide your painting to success. No experience is necessary just a fun attitude and willingness to engage in art. $45 for 1 adult/1 child. All supplies are provided. Click here to register today.

Leave with a work of art to remind you of your courage, wisdom and ability to trust.

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