Versatility of Cray-pas Kit

Instructor: Kate Olsen Birner

Registration Deadline: Available Spring 2021

Description

There are three lessons using cray-pas oil pastels in this kit. The first lesson is abstract. Learn what you can do with a simple black line! The second is based on a fascinating book called A Beautiful Oops where artists learn how to turn “mistakes” into masterpieces! The final lesson is based on the wonderful book My Painted House, My Friendly Chicken and Me by Maya Angelou about the Ndebele culture in the Kalahari desert of Africa and the female art form of painting compound exteriors in enormous symmetrical murals. Grades K-5.

Class size 10

  • Tuition $12

Instructor

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Kate Olsen Birner

I live in Mineral Point, the best small town in America!  This is my 32nd year teaching elementary art; I am a practicing artist with work in a few galleries and have parcitipated in many shows over the years. Unless it is a commission from a client, most of my artwork starts out as a dream, so I work in a variety of media, depending on the dream.…Read More

I live in Mineral Point, the best small town in America!  This is my 32nd year teaching elementary art; I am a practicing artist with work in a few galleries and have parcitipated in many shows over the years. Unless it is a commission from a client, most of my artwork starts out as a dream, so I work in a variety of media, depending on the dream.

Instructor Website: wwwkateolsenbirner.art

YouTube Channel and Instagram Feed

Kits:

Go Crazy with Collage

Explore Colored Pencils

Drawing and Painting with Crayon Bundle One

Drawing and Painting with Crayon Bundle Two

Let’s Put the Magic in Magic Marker Bundle One

Let’s Put the Magic in Magic Marker Bundle Two

Watercolor Paint and Peter H. Reynolds’ Books

Versatility of Craypas

 

Workshop ID 21YKKit-31 Catalog