Veteran artist to teach children's art classes
Jo Ridge Kelley, an internationally collected landscape painter, will be teaching a children's art class beginning Sept. 18.
Kelley, working through the Inspired Art Ministry, Inc. will offer "Fine Art Basics for Children — Unleash Your Child's Talent and Creativity." This course will run every Tuesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. for five weeks. Tuition is $75 and includes all materials.
Students will be drawing and sketching from still life set-up arrangements and from life. They will learn how to properly hold a pencil to sketch and compare and measure relationships of shapes within the composition.
Students will create a color wheel and learn color mixing. Elements and principles of design will also be discussed. Simply dynamic paintings will top off the five week session.
Kelley has ...