"The Blank Canvas" Art Camp to Go
The Blank Canvas
Four Art Kits to Inspire Your Creative Energies
Kits may contain small pieces. Adult help may be needed for small children.
The blank canvas is a great opportunity to express your artistic style.
*Mini easel and a blank mini canvas for you to paint whatever you want.
* Mixed Media Canvas "Flower Power": this kit is process art, which means you will have to work on it in steps. Take your time, read over the instructions and have fun.
* The art of Keith Haring, who was a famous Graffiti style artist. Using simple forms, mostly of people, he created fun, action artworks showing people in various activities, such as dancing. This art kit contains two art projects. The first is a cut and paste project. You will cut out and assemble a pattern, which will help you learn how to draw Keith Haring style people. The arms and legs will be movable, so you can draw each Keith Haring style person doing something different.
The main project in this art kit is a watercolor painting. You will draw a composition in Keith Haring’s style and paint it with watercolor paints. Included in the kit is a matboard to frame your art. The painting with the matboard is a standard size, so you will be able to frame your masterpiece with a frame you provide.
*Morrissesu "Loon Painting" canvas painting.
Norval Morrisseau, (March 14, 1932 – December 4, 2007), also known as Copper Thunderbird, was an Indigenous Canadian artist from the Bingwi Neyaashi Anishinaabek First Nation. Known as the "Picasso of the North", Morrisseau created works depicting the legends of his people. His style is characterized by thick black outlines and bright colors.