Elements of Art Weeks 1-5 with Mandy. 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 2 - June 22 & 24
Students will learn all about the element of LINE in art. This most basic element of art is often the most powerful! Investigate various masterpieces and how artists use line to show movement and mood. We will work in 2D and 3D using many different mediums including paint, pencils, pipe cleaners and wire.