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Art Explorer Virtual Academy. Winter 2021


with Lindsey Murphy

Calendar Current session started Jan 12, 2021 at 4 pm, runs for 5 weeks
3 additional sessions through Jan 14, 2021

This five-week afterschool program provides quality time and relief after an intense school day, where children often do not get a chance to chat and play or engage in hand-made activities. Kids will explore PAFA’s extensive art collection and engage in exciting art-making projects. Each week will be dedicated to different artistic styles and endeavors, such as print-making, Pop Art effects, art of ancient worlds, symmetry & patterns, color impact and many more. 

If, one day, you cannot make it to your session, you may join another session in the same age group, with teacher permission.

The Art of Landscape Painting


with Melissa Hendrixon

Calendar Next available session starts Feb 6, 2021 at 10 am, runs for 6 weeks

Have you ever wondered how artists are able to capture the world around them? Delve into the time-honored tradition of landscape art! Build the skills and confidence to make art at home, on the go, or wherever inspiration strikes. In this six-week class we will  paint and draw landscapes based on our observation, memory, and imagination. Students will explore a range of techniques and materials, while learning about  impressionistic, pop art, and contemporary art styles. Live instruction on Zoom will include demos, discussion, and feedback from the teacher and students for an engaging learning experience


Each student will receive a complementary set of acrylic paint and brushes by mail from PAFA(~$20 value).

Families must provide students with: 

Mixed media paper or sketchbook

Pencils and eraser 

Inking pen or marker

Coloring materials of choice (markers, colored pencils, etc) 


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