KIDS & TEENS

 

KIDS & TEENS / TERM 1 2019 

 

The Pencil Room provides fine art tuition for children from five to fifteen years of age in term by term after-school classes. Each class focuses  on fostering creative thinking and practical techniques within the relevant stage of artistic development.

Classes are taught in a welcoming learning environment with a maximum of eight students to cater for individual attention and engagement from tutors. 

Let's Get Creative / 8 - 11 years

Mondays 4.00pm - 5.30pm, 11th Feb - 1st Apr (8 weeks), 8-11 years, $200.00
Tutor: Emily Armstrong (MA&D, BMA)

FULL - Occasionally places become available last minute so please use the contact form if you are interested in going on a waiting list.

 

This is a weekly art class that provides children with the practical skills to explore artistic creativity, while encouraging originality and celebration of their own unique style. We work in a number of different art mediums and undertake projects to develop creative thinking that will carry over to other areas of your child’s life. Term 1 focuses on drawing techniques using pencil, charcoal, ink, watercolour. Term 2 moves into further painting techniques.

 

Art Juniors / 5-7 years

Tuesdays 4.00pm - 5.30pm, 12th Feb - 2nd Apr (8 weeks), 5-7 years, $200.00 
Tutor: Emily Armstrong (MA&D, BMA)

 REGISTRATION CLOSED

This is a weekly class for 11-15 year olds wanting to improve their practical drawing and painting skills and learn about traditional and contemporary art concepts. Techniques and ideas learnt in this class complement high school art studies. Students are often taught on an individual basis depending on their interests and skill level and work in a more self-directed manner.

 

Teen's Art Club / 11-15 years

Wednesdays 4.00 - 5.30pm, 13th Feb - 3rd Apr (8 weeks), 11-15 years, $200.00 
Tutor: Emily Armstrong (MA&D, BMA)

 REGISTRATION CLOSED

A weekly class for 11-15 year olds wanting to improve their practical drawing and painting skills and learn about traditional and contemporary art concepts. Students are often taught on an individual basis depending on their interests and skill level and work in a more self-directed manner.

Saturday Morning Classes / 5-11 years

Saturdays 9.30 - 11.00, 9th Mar -  6th Apr (5 weeks)  5-11 years, $120.00 
Tutor: Emily Armstrong (MA&D, BMA)

 A general weekly art class for young art enthusiasts. Learn drawing and painting techniques with a different theme each week. This is a great way to introduce kids to art if an after-school commitment is not suitable.

Space Hire

Got an idea but need a venue?

 

The Pencil Room is a large, light filled, upstairs space available for hire at an hourly or daily rate. Facilities include:

Large carpeted room with two distinct spaces

Trestle tables and chairs

Heatpump

Basic bathroom and kitchen facilities

Couch

Flat screen tv with lightening cable (on request)

Full size drawing easels (on request)

Wifi & Spotify

Art book library

Tea and coffee

Contact emily@thepencilroom.co.nz for more info.