Visual Arts : Make ‘em laugh!
Learn the essence of drawing great cartoons
A master-class in developing the ability to draw your own cartoons and invent your own characters or scenarios with published illustrator, Mark Cripps. Perhaps you would like to know more about the art of caricature and cartooning or perhaps you just love drawing? Either way, join us to experience art that is exciting, stimulating and fun!
Benefits to children
Cartooning enhances observational drawing skills, enables children to communicate quickly through pictures and can improve writing and presentation skills, but most of all, experience a sense of achievement and enjoyment.
Each of the 6 weekly sessions will build on what has gone before, but each session is an event in itself.
10/11/16: Pull a Funny Face – How to draw expressions and create characters
17/11/16: Get Moving – Using a simple stick figure to show action- whiz lines may be involved!
24/11/16: Woof! Moo! Meow! Cluck! Drawing animals
01/12/16: My Brother’s a Pig – Drawing animals as people – anthromorphism
08/12/16: How to draw just about anything – Simple shapes and complex objects
15/12/16: You’ve gone too far – How to use exaggeration for effect
Thursday : 5pm to 6pm
St Michael’s Church Crypt, Broad Street, Bath BA1 5LJ
£11 per hour session
6 to 12 years