CHILDREN’S SUMMER ART – July 13 & 15 – K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm

Patricia Newton

CHILDREN'S SUMMER ART - July 13 & 15 - K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm

Elements of Art Weeks 1-5 with Mandy. K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm


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!

WHAT: Elements of Art - VALUE
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm
CONTACT: or 805-772-2504
Preregistration is required: For more information, please contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or
Refunds are provided up to 3 days before the beginning of class week. Class programs are designed as age appropriate, however, bringing closely aged children together in eitherclass is OK. Parents are asked to stay with children 7 years or younger. Per California State and SLO County mandates, facial coverings and social distancing will be observed.