3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
Each week offers a variety of art techniques and materials including painting, drawing, sculpture, collage, and more!
Mandy Covish is a highly experienced K-6 Elementary School Teacher whose passion is teaching children the ARTS. Mandy has studied and taught extensively in the central valley at multiple levels, and will be continuing her work teaching art here in Morro Bay. Currently, Mandy is teaching Kindergarten in Creston. Previously she taught children in the upper grades in the Lucia Mar School District. Over the years, she has worked with children from diverse populations as well as with gifted children. Mandy Covish fervently believes that all children should be exposed to the arts because art fosters creativity and promotes social, motor, and visual development, which in turn improves focus, academic performance on tests and overall learning confidence.
Week 5 - July 13 & 15
What is VALUE and why is it important in art? Discover how artists use light colors and dark colors to create contrast and depth. We will find out how to mix tints and shades using paint and shadows and highlights with shading techniques. Using these new skills we will create amazing works of art with really make a statement!