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Printed Pillow Camp

Artists in this four day art camp learned  how to carve a rubber stamp that was then used to create a repetitive print across a white 20 x 20 throw pillow. Artists designed the stamp however they wanted.   The image was then rolled

Posted in Camp at Little Tree, Printmaking studio

Symmetrical Tile Prints

Little Artists designed and carved a rubber stamp to use to make a print similar to geometrical patterns that you would find on fabrics, flooring and dishes. We showed the students how to carve their stamps and plan out the design.

Posted in Printmaking studio

Block Print Koi Kites

Little Artists drew a ‘scale’ shape that was transferred onto a rubber square and carved out.  The scale was printed onto the koi kites.  The printed scale was then layered in further detail colors to accent the scale.  Tails were added from

Posted in mixed media, Painting studio, Printmaking studio

Perspective Bird Prints

Little Artists in this Drawing and Painting Studio learned how to carve and print. Designing 6 individual bird prints on a grid. Starting with the printed colored body -a dot on quality paper and then layering their hand drawn bird

Posted in Painting studio, Printmaking studio

Edvard Munch Portraits

In this Painting and Drawing Studio, Little Artists took a look at Edvard Munch’s painting The Scream to talk about expressionism. How do you express your feelings in painting? How did Edvard express his feelings in his painting the Scream?

Posted in Drawing and Painting, Printmaking studio

Cuttin’ Linoleum

This week we got out the gouging tools and made our very own linocuts.  Some of us were inspired by lino-cut illustrator, Cristopher Wormell, and chose to cut out our favorite animals and others turned to the classic cuts like

Posted in Printmaking studio
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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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