ARt of DIY Educational Series


What’s Happening?

During 8 weekly sessions students will learn art skills and gain an understanding of the materials and techniques used at AR Workshop and beyond.  Lessons will cover basic tools, safety, techniques, color theory, up-cycling, hand lettering and careers in art. They will leave the course with a variety of knowledge they can apply to all future creative pursuits.  The weekly sessions will run from 3:30-5:00 pm.

OBJECTIVES

Students will be able to:

• come up with alternate uses for old materials, i.e. up-cycle
• fix things using strategies, tools, and methods learned in class
• name tools and their intended use
• use tools safely and correctly 
• choose project paint and stain colors that contrast
• use a variety of different techniques (ombre, watercolor) in their projects
• make appropriate design choices (i.e. busy background, simple design)
• identify, name and discuss different careers in the art field
• write using simple hand lettering techniques and layouts
• understand basic hand-knitting techniques


Lesson Topics

1. Intro to Tools/Wild for Wood 
2. Technique pARty 
3. Crazy for Color 
4. What’s Old is New 
5. Hand Lettering 101
6. Basics of Hand-knitting 
7. Artists Can.. 
8. Create it Your Way 
 

Completed Projects

• Canvas Tote
• Youth Plank Wood Project 
• Hand Lettered - Greeting Card and Wall Art
• Chunky Knit Scarf 
• Up-cycled Item from Home
• Free Build Project
 

Requirements

• Interest in learning about art in relation to AR Workshop as well as general art practices
• Must be between ages 8 and 14
• Willingness to try new things

During 8 weekly sessions students will learn art skills and gain an understanding of the materials and techniques used at AR Workshop and beyond.  Lessons will cover basic tools, safety, techniques, color theory, up-cycling, hand lettering and careers in art. They will leave the course with a variety of knowledge they can apply to all future creative pursuits.  The weekly sessions will run from 3:30-5:00 pm.

OBJECTIVES

Students will be able to:

• come up with alternate uses for old materials, i.e. up-cycle
• fix things using strategies, tools, and methods learned in class
• name tools and their intended use
• use tools safely and correctly 
• choose project paint and stain colors that contrast
• use a variety of different techniques (ombre, watercolor) in their projects
• make appropriate design choices (i.e. busy background, simple design)
• identify, name and discuss different careers in the art field
• write using simple hand lettering techniques and layouts
• understand basic hand-knitting techniques


Lesson Topics

1. Intro to Tools/Wild for Wood 
2. Technique pARty 
3. Crazy for Color 
4. What’s Old is New 
5. Hand Lettering 101
6. Basics of Hand-knitting 
7. Artists Can.. 
8. Create it Your Way 
 

Completed Projects

• Canvas Tote
• Youth Plank Wood Project 
• Hand Lettered - Greeting Card and Wall Art
• Chunky Knit Scarf 
• Up-cycled Item from Home
• Free Build Project
 

Requirements

• Interest in learning about art in relation to AR Workshop as well as general art practices
• Must be between ages 8 and 14
• Willingness to try new things

About the Event Host
AR Workshop is a DIY workshop where you create on-trend home decor from raw materials such as wood signs, canvas pillows & wall hangings, centerpiece boxes, bottle openers and more. Enjoy a girl’s night out, date night, bachelorette party, bridal/baby shower, team building event, private party or birthday party at AR Workshop where you can enjoy an inspiring atmosphere.
When & Where
From Sep 14, 2021 to Nov 2, 2021
Tue: 3:30pm - 5:00pm
AR Workshop Tallahassee
1950 Thomasville Rd Ste. J
Tallahassee, FL
$295.00


What To Expect

With Friends

Kid Friendly

Workshop

Paintings

Fashion

DIY Class

DIY

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