Portfolio Development
Portfolio Development
Wednesdays 4-5:00pm

Portfolio Development

Regular price $ 85.00 $ 0.00 Unit price per

Art Centric Studio offers a Portfolio Program to including 4th - 8th grade students desiring to grow in their knowledge of art. Each month will be themed and we will typically complete one or two projects depending on the length of the month and the students progress. 

For students wishing to build a portfolio for Harrison School of the Arts, this class will work well for them! We will continue to offer a month of portraits, a month of bicycles, and a month of composition and imagination each school year that correlates with the requirements for Harrison. 

If you students has been attending our Tuesday/Thursday programs and fit into this program, we encourage them to move up to this program!

*Your student does not need to be audtitioning for Harrison to enter this class. Just have a desire to strentghen their creative skills*

The size of this class will be kept small at 10-12 students, allowing more one-on-one tutoring and mentoring.

Ages for this group are 8-12yrs. 

Day of the Week: Wednesdays

Dates: Month to Month

Time: 4:00-5:00pm 

Cost: $110.00 includes all supplies for projects, aprons, and art journals with optional daily drawing practice at home. (The $110 reflects 4 lessons in a month. Price will be adjusted through out the semester if there are more/less Wednesdays in that particular month)

Your Instructor will be: Becky Yohe/Meagan Walker 

Here's our outline for Fall Semester:

AUGUST Theme: '2D Design'

About: For the month of August, your student will be focusing on 2-Dimensional Design  and creating a customized project with either acrylic, charcoal, lead, watercolor, or colored pencil! Project will be designed and created on a 9''x12'' (or larger) paper that they will take home on the last class of the month.

SEPTEMBER Theme: '3D Design' (5 Classes)

About: For the month of September, your student will be focusing on 3-Dimensional Design  and creating a customized project with wood, printmaking, loose parts, recycled objects and more! Project will be 3 dimensional, so to include in a portfolio, you will need to photograph it later! Your student will take home the project on the last class of the month.

OCTOBER Theme: 'Pick Your Portrait' (4 Classes)

About: For the month of October, your student will be focusing on the design and structure of the human face and creating a customized drawing with full value scale to represent light and shading! Project will be designed and created on a 9''x12'' (or larger) paper that they will take home on the last class of the month.

NOVEMBER Theme: 'How to Draw: Still Life' (3 Classes)

About: For the month of November, your student will be focusing on seeing something that's 3D and drawing it in 2D.  They'll be creating this project with prismacolor colored pencils and using full value sale to represent light and shading! Project will be designed and created on a 9''x12'' (or larger) paper that they will take home on the last class of the month.

DECEMBER Theme: 'Architecture: Landmarks from Around the World' (3 Classes)

About: For the month of December, your student will be focusing on Landmarks from Around the World and creating a customized project with pencil and finishing with pen! Project will be designed and created on a 9''x12'' (or larger) paper that they will take home on the last class of the month.


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