When I first started teaching art workshops, I did not know where to start. After several years, I developed a formula for creating great workshops. What you will learn is my formula and tricks to creating a great workshop. This is the course I wish I had had when I first started.
-Learn all about how to plan and organize your own art workshop.
-Get examples of reliable techniques for great results for your students.
-You will discover the theory and best practices for real life classroom management.
-Develop methods for teaching that have been proven to lead to a satisfactory results.
The course will take one or more days to complete. The step by step lessons provide a structure for getting the workshop organized. A basic lesson plan format is provided. Anyone interested in teaching an art workshop can take this class.
You as a teacher. What is expected of you and how you should present yourself.
How your students feel when they come into the classroom. You will learn all about their fears and expectations.
Conquering the fear of being in front of the classroom.
How to set up goals. What kind of goals can you have and listing the important ones.
The first steps to organizing your lesson.
How to organize what you will need.
This is not what you may think it is...
Creating a great ambiance in your classroom.
Why they are important
Art and individuality go hand in hand. Why it is important and how to let it happen
This is the single most important aptitude for your students.
This is an important topic. You can never have enough of it.
Advice that doesn't fit in any of the categories above.
Important ideas for you to remember when you teach.
The relationship you will develop.
A review of what I covered in the class and some last bits of advice.
Mixed media and contemporary art are my specialty. I love color, texture and a more contemporary art. I am here to teach you to abandon yourself to exploration and experimental techniques. I have been published in Somerset Studio and Leisure Painter. I have been the recipient of the Sylvie Brabant award and received awards for my art work.