The Rockport Art Association & Museum nurtures local artists of all ages. Each summer, the RAA&M offers weekly classes that explore a set of ideas and mediums to spark the imaginations of children. We understand that all students vary in their development widely from grade to grade.
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AUGUST 12 - AUGUST 16, 2019 | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Ages 8+
Students will learn about mixing paint colors and how to make amazing brush strokes with acrylics. Painting projects will include working towards a frameable piece of art, as well as exploring techniques for painting on wooden surfaces and creating slate signs.
AUGUST 19 - AUGUST 23, 2019 | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Ages 8+
Students will create framed shadow-box collages that celebrate a favorite person, place or thing... suitable for hanging or giving. Students will explore the world of collage, composition and symbolism; and will be encouraged to use provided "found" objects, as well as their own small watercolors and graphic writing.
Still Life with Copper Jar, Jon Bolles, Oil
AUGUST 12 - AUGUST 15, 2019 | 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM | Ages 11-15
In this class, we will improve our ability draw by learning how to look at the world with a more searching eye. Jon will teach you how to draw what you actually see, rather than what you think you see. You will walk away from this course with more confidence and an improved ability to approach anything as your subject matter.