MEET THE MASTERS - CHILDREN’S ART CLASSES - March thru November 2019
Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.
Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast, she is eager to begin teaching. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriately leveled books for grades K-6.
In the “Meet the Masters” classes; each session will focus on one of the great art masters. (Dates of featured artist below).
Mandy will engage students with short videos and hands-on learning.
During the first session featuring Pablo Picasso, K-2nd will make faces in the style of Picasso including Rose Period Painted Circles and Blue Period Collages. Children in third to six grade levels will make Picasso cardboard masks, Cubist Portraits with newspaper and Blue Period Guitars. Each session will feature a different artist with learning and activities illustrating their artistic style.
Parents must accompany K-2nd graders.
CLASS DATES MARCH THROUGH NOVEMBER, 2019:
March 2nd: Pablo Picasso
March 3rd: Henri Matisse
March 9th: Wassily Kandinsky
May 25th: GeorgiaO’Keefe
October 12th: Andy Warhol
October 13th: Yayoi Kusama
November 2nd: Vincent van Gogh
November 10th: Paul Klee
TIMES: Parents must accompany K-2nd graders.
K-2nd Graders 9 am - 12 pm
3rd-6th Graders 1 pm – 4 pm
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay