Grades: 7 – 12
Fine Art Classes
[base it on teen stuff] The Muse Art Classes are structured based on age appropriate art topics in a small group setting. Each studio class (based on grade level) focuses on introducing and/or developing technical skill, knowledge of working with different artist mediums, understanding artistic interpretation and expression and of course creating unique quality works of art!!!
Drawing & Painting I
These teens will explore the art scene as it pertains to drawing and painting. Students will experiment with and utilize artist mediums such as pencil, colored pencil, chalk pastel, watercolor and acrylic paint while always incorporating the elements & principles of art.
- Refine and continue to develop different skills and techniques using dry and wet 2-D media
- Develop an understanding for creating self-reflective art and the critique process
- Promote self-expression and build self-confidence
Grades: 7 – 9
Drawing & Painting II
Designed for the high school student who is interested in art but doesn’t take themselves too seriously! These teens will explore the art scene as it pertains to drawing and painting and utilize 2-D artist mediums such as pencil, colored pencil, chalk & oil pastel, watercolor and acrylic paint while always incorporating the elements & principles of art. Observational drawings, perspective, realism, abstraction, landscape, and portraiture will be reviewed.
Grades: 10 – 12
This 5 Week Course Is Designed as Independent Artist Study. Students will choose their own subject matter and find inspiration to create work(s) of Art that have personal meaning & connection to them. The Student will have the opportunity to choose the Medium and Size in which they will work to create their own unique work(s) of Art. Teacher will provide guidance & instruction where necessary to assist the Artist in their vision or series of Artwork. All Traditional Supplies and Materials will be provided. Inspiration and Out of the Ordinary Materials Supplied by the STUDENT! Each Class will run for 2 hours.
Pop Up Events
Explore the art scene as it pertains to drawing and painting and utilize any and all 2D (and sometimes 3D) artist mediums such as pencil, colored pencil, chalk & oil pastel, watercolor and acrylic paint, clay and mixed media materials while always incorporating the elements & principles of art.
During these pop-up events we will explore themes such as:
- Observational drawings
Studio Art Portfolio Preparation
The Muse Enlighten & Envision Art Studio offers individualized, private instruction to create your studio art portfolio for high school, college or university!
Receive tailor-made art instruction created just for you based on desired goals and inspiration. Learn various artistic skills and techniques that support your unique authentic self-expression and artistic confidence while building on natural talent, existing knowledge and techniques. Encourage self-esteem and self-expression in order to tap into your own creative potential and unleash your inner artist!
Each studio session focuses on introducing and/or developing technical skills and expanding knowledge of working with different artist mediums in order to meet the individual specific needs of a particular portfolio application.
Studio Art Portfolio preparation typically comes in three steps:
- Set Up A Creative Consultation
- Schedule Studio Sessions
- Compile Complete Portfolio
- Creating Specific Portfolio Requirements
- Strengthening Skills and Introducing New Media
- Critiquing and Improving Existing Work
When is the best time to prepare your studio art portfolio?
- High School – You should start getting ready 7/8th grade
- College/University – You should start getting ready 10/11th grade
At The Muse Enlighten & Envision Art Studio, we Believe it is not only about learning how to create amazing works of art but more importantly how to express yourself as a unique artist and embrace and enjoy the art work of others! The most vital art of being an artist is truly based on Just being you! Open someone’s eyes…Imagine the possibility!