Exciting Art Club

 

What do children do in the Exciting Art Club?

Paint pictures.

Learn about different artists.

Work in the style of:

  • Paul Klee
  • Mondrian
  • Van Gogh

Use different media:

  • Thick paint
  • Pastels
  • Charcoal
  • Pencils
  • Felt pens

What do you aim to teach the children?

  • Different media
  • That there are different styles of art
  • How to hold pencils and brushes
  • How to shade using different types of pencils
  • How to make patterns to help develop fine motor skills—which helps with eye/hand co-ordination and handwriting

And that everyone can do art - there is no right or wrong art!

And what do the children think about their Exciting Art Club?

"We have been learning about Paul Klee. He is a famous artist."

"I like painting on canvasses."

"I like doing Mondrian. I just colour them in."