YOUTH: April 21st - Drawing as a Way of Seeing – Beginners
Youth Workshop - Ages 11 to 14
Drawing as a Way of Seeing - For Beginners
with Anne Rakow - Weist
Saturday, April 28th
$50 for class and materials
Registration Deadline: Saturday, April 14th
The tool of drawing can be an additional way to express the Self. In this 2-part workshop, you will learn a new way of seeing that, with practice, can lead to enhanced drawing skills. Several practice skills include techniques developed by artist/author, Betty Edwards. Focus on creativity and the elements of art will structure our time of learning.
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 ARTgarage 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.