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Virtually Gorton: Art Camp for Kids with Periwinkle Studios via Zoom! Friday, June 19

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Virtually Gorton: Art Camp for Kids with Periwinkle Studios via Zoom!

  • Date: June 19, 2020
  • Time:
    1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
  • Price: $150.00
  • Location: Gorton Community Center
    400 E. Illinois Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045
  • Resources: Michael's Craft Store

Art Camp for Kids with Jennifer Evans of Periwinkle Art Studios

Camp runs Monday, June 15 – Friday, June 19, 1:00-2:00PM

Ages: 8 – 12 Years Old

Explore Watercolors
Find out what can be done with water media. Learn different mixed media art techniques to adapt your watercolor projects.
Day 1: watercolor washes; technicolor trees
Day 2: crayon resists, transform a word
Day 3: brushstrokes and patterns; build a watercolor mandala
Day 4: shadow painting; using negative space
Day 5: birds and butterflies


Watercolor paint set (this is a nice set, but really any watercolors will do: https://www.michaels.com/watercolor-pan-set-fundamentals-by-artists-loft/10122060.html)
Watercolor brushes (#10 or #12 round brush + one brush for fine lines) https://www.michaels.com/golden-synthetic-brushes-by-artists-loft-necessities/10171141.html
Masking tape
Fine point black marker
An empty cardboard toilet paper roll
A white crayon
A water container for rinsing brushes
Paper towel
Round plastic plate or bowl (for tracing around)
How to Download Zoom:
 Download the Zoom app https://zoom.us/download
– Open the Zoom app on your desktop 
– You will receive an email invitation from the meeting host which will have a link, and a meeting ID/password

– Click on the link in the email
– Join the meeting with video and audio enabled
** Remember to “Join the meeting with video and audio enabled!”

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Class Refund and Cancellation Policy: Refunds will only be given up to one week prior to the first week of class of any session. (The refund period for some classes, which require advanced reservations or purchase of materials, may be more limited.) Cancellations will incur a $5 handling fee for programs costing under $100 and a 10% handling fee for programs with fees of $100 or more. If a class is cancelled due to insufficient enrollment, you will be notified, and a full refund will be given.

If this class does not meet the minimum participation requirement, you will be notified of the cancellation within one week of the start date.

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