Art Blast! Color Explosion

by University Communications,

Children's Workshop
Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Buckle your seat belts! Art Blast! Color Explosion is five days of color with magnificent art mediums, great works of art and a dynamic instructor. Students will explore the works in the Hallie Ford Museum of Art’s collections, then create their own compositions during studio time. Art projects include drawing, painting, collage and printmaking, and student work will be on display the final day. You won't want to miss this workshop! Students should bring an apron or a large old shirt or T-shirt to wear over their clothes.

  • June 23-27, 2014
  • Time: 9 a.m. to noon
  • Ages: 7-10
  • Class limit: 10 students
  • Pre-registration is on a first come first served basis and is required by June 6, 2014
  • HFMA Members: $108; Non-members: $120

Instructor: Sonia Allen

Artist Sonia Allen has taught locally since 1999, and has traveled overseas to teach art in Brazil and Turkey. In addition to facilitating Family Art Days and Docent Workshops at Hallie Ford Museum of Art, Sonia teaches for the Salem Art Association Artist in the Schools program and the Salem-Keizer Talented and Gifted Enrichment program. Sonia teaches group and private art instruction and loves printmaking, watercolor, and sketchbook art journaling. Her volunteer work finds her leading art activities at Love Reins Ranch, a local non-profit equine therapy ranch for people with special needs. Sonia's artwork can be seen at Lunaria Gallery in Silverton, Oregon where she will be the featured artist in July.

For more information: call 503-370-6855

To Register: please complete the registration form and return it to the Hallie Ford Museum of Art with payment to reserve your spot.

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