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Air Plant Octopus

Little Artists made two Octopus Air Plants in this Sculpture Studio.  Teachers showed the kids molding techniques as they made these cute ocean creatures with air dry clay.  Paxton Gate Air plants were place inside the octopi after they were  painted and glossed.

Posted in mixed media, Sculpture studio

Watercolor Frank Stella & Kites

In this Drawing and Painting Studio, Little Artists learned about the famous artist, Frank Stella, who has a current exhibit at the De Young Museum of his larger than life metal sculptures and his more known minimalistic and colorful arching paintings.

Posted in Drawing and Painting, mixed media

Trinket Box

During this Sculpture class Little Artists made special clay trinket bowels wrapped placed in felt boxes for their family for Valentines Day.      See You at The Next Studio!      

Posted in mixed media

Clay Animals

  In this Mixed Media studio, Little Artists created a clay animal on a wood canvas environment. We talked with the Little Artists about how to mix color, build texture with their paint and make an 3-D animal out of clay.  

Posted in mixed media, Sculpture studio

Open Frame Weaving

In this mixed media studio, Little Artists will learned how to weave shapes to create a scene; clouds, sun, sunset, ocean, mountains or large flower on a picture frame warp.  This weaving was an open weaving making the images ‘float’ throughout

Posted in mixed media

Woodland Animals

Little Artists in this studio were shown how  to create an owl or a fox cut piece by piece out of a vintage plant book to make a collage.  Cutting shapes from patterns and  and then painting with an acrylic paint wash

Posted in mixed media, Painting studio
About Little Tree
At Little Tree, we welcome children from the ages of 2.5-12 to join our studio sessions.

Little Artists will learn about the elements of art and design along with creative principles through 90-minute studio sessions.

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