Abstract Paint for adults (June 17)
with Anne Rakow-Weist
Week 1: June 17-21
Cost: $160 + $10 supplies = $170.00
Strengthen your use of art elements and principles while bringing your own brand of creativity with paint! You will participate in step-by-step exercises to help you think outside the box. Abstract paintings may include realistic components, but are not bound by them. Major emphasis will be on developing your imagination while learning new techniques beginning with each artist’s starting point.
About the Instructor
Anne Rakow-Weist is a local art educator and nationally board certified art therapist. The schools primarily responsible for her credentials include the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, Mount Mary University, and Lesley College in Cambridge, MA where she earned her Masters in Expressive Arts Therapy. Having worked with children and adolescents in a wide variety of school settings, she first joined with the Art Garage while teaching 4 SAW classes during the summer of 2017. Her primary focus is encouraging creative problem solving while expanding each young artist’s repertoire of technique. She also teaches strategies to engage the whole brain and to regulate through art activities designed to reduce stress.