The Arty Amber Art Awards
Firstly, congratulations on your commitment to your child’s art education. Art Award is a wonderful achievement for young people and the best thing about it is that its non-competitive. Art Award is for 7-10 year olds and 11-15 year olds who want to take art that extra step further and be challenged. It helps young people to grow artistically whilst gaining awards for their progress. Spaces are strictly limited!
Courses are held at the Herts Bowls Club on Bellmount Wood Avenue WD17 3BT on Tuesdays during term time.
Mini Monets 7-10 year olds
5-6pm, Tuesday 5 January – Tuesday 9 February
Students will complete 6 hours of tuition + 2.5 hours of homework (less than 30 mins per week). Homework is fun and simple! They will research, create and explore, building a portfolio. The theme for this term is ‘London’ and your teacher is the amazing Helen!
You can expect your child to study a range of different artists and art techniques, creating some small sketches and paintings to help them create a large final artwork of London.
They must complete the project to achieve their art award.
Discoverers 11-15 year olds
5-6.30pm, Tuesday 5 January – Tuesday 9 February
Students will complete 9 hours of tuition. They will research, create and explore, building a portfolio. The theme for this term is ‘Portrait’
You can expect your child to study a range of different portrait artists including Picasso, Rembrandt and Kahlo. They will use their new skills to create a self portrait. They must be able to show advancement in the course to achieve the award.