POUGHKEEPSIE- Advanced Portfolio Development with The Art Effect @ Pershing Studios

POUGHKEEPSIE- Advanced Portfolio Development with The Art Effect @ Pershing Studios

(The Art Effect is formerly Mill Street Loft & Spark Media Project)

Students will learn to combine observational skills with personal concepts to create theme and breadth work that will strengthen their portfolio and demonstrate personal voice. Drawing, painting and art making concepts are explored. College requirements, application processes and career options are also reviewed. Visits by the nation’s top art schools are planned each session. Students must take a minimum of one semester of Intermediate Portfolio Development or receive Director approval before registering for this course.

5 FRIDAYS, 6-8 pm

Session 1: Sept. 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19
Session 2: Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30, Dec. 7 (no class Nov. 23) 2018

For ages 11-14

Non-member: $130/session, $250 both; Member: $125/session, $240 both

Instructor: Elizabeth Dama

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED

Elizabeth M. Dama holds a BFA and a MFA in Fine Art from The School of Visual Arts in NYC. Her work, inspired by art history, has been exhibited throughout the United States and Canada and is in several private collections.

The Art Effect empowers youth in the Hudson Valley through the arts and media. Our programming sequence supports the personal and professional development of youth and provides them with the tools and support necessary to explore the arts, gain meaningful experiences, and eventually excel in their chosen tracks.

Partial scholarships are available to those in economic need. Please email info@feelthearteffect.org for an application, call The Art Effect or follow the link here to access an application online.

BECOME A MEMBER

CONTACT FORM

845-471-7477

info@feelthearteffect.org
8 North Cherry Street, 2nd Floor                                                    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
The Art Effect, Dutchess County, NY

 

POUGHKEEPSIE- Intermediate Portfolio Development (Ages 14-19) with The Art Effect @ Pershing Studios

POUGHKEEPSIE- Intermediate Portfolio Development (Ages 14-19) with The Art Effect @ Pershing Studios

(The Art Effect is formerly Mill Street Loft & Spark Media Project)

This course is modeled after a college level foundation course in drawing & painting. It will introduce students to perspective, color, shape, line, form, and classical art techniques while helping them to master those same skills. Beginning level portfolio pieces in charcoal, acrylics, and other media will be developed. Through the concepts and skills developed in the course, students are prepared to take our pre-college Advanced Portfolio Development course.

10 SATURDAYS, 9:30 am–12:30 pm

Sept. 15, 22, 29 Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27, Nov. 3, 10 & 17, 2018

For ages 14-19

Non-member: $510; Member: $485

Instructor: Laura Hammond-Toonkel

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED

Laura Hammond-Toonkel is an adjunct lecturer and internship coordinator at Marist College’s Department of Art and Art History. She holds a MFA from Pennsylvania State University and a BFA from School of Visual Arts. Her work has been exhibited nationally and is included in corporate & private collections.

The Art Effect empowers youth in the Hudson Valley through the arts and media. Our programming sequence supports the personal and professional development of youth and provides them with the tools and support necessary to explore the arts, gain meaningful experiences, and eventually excel in their chosen tracks.

Partial scholarships are available to those in economic need. Please email info@feelthearteffect.org for an application, call The Art Effect or follow the link here to access an application online.

BECOME A MEMBER

CONTACT FORM

845-471-7477

info@feelthearteffect.org
8 North Cherry Street, 2nd Floor                                                    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
The Art Effect, Dutchess County, NY

 

POUGHKEEPSIE- Digital Art with The Art Effect @ PUF Studios

POUGHKEEPSIE- Digital Art with The Art Effect @ PUF Studios

(The Art Effect is formerly Mill Street Loft & Spark Media Project)

An advanced digital course for students who have a strong understanding of traditional media and processes. Students will use traditional sketching and drawing as the foundation to explore and develop ideas, and will transfer concepts to digital formats to create portfolio level finished works. Techniques, processes, and numerous artistic design principles will be covered through critique, classroom demonstrations, and one-on-one mentoring. Equipment not required.

8 WEDNESDAYS, 6-9 pm

Sept. 19, 26, Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Nov. 7, 2018 (no class Oct 6 & Nov 24)

For ages 14-19

Non-member: $395; Member: $375

Instructor: Craig Maher

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED

Craig Maher is a painter living in the Hudson Valley of New York. Craig creates fantastic and surreal narrative illustrations for movie posters, game companies and private commissions in traditional oil paints and digital illustration. craigmaher.net

The Art Effect empowers youth in the Hudson Valley through the arts and media. Our programming sequence supports the personal and professional development of youth and provides them with the tools and support necessary to explore the arts, gain meaningful experiences, and eventually excel in their chosen tracks.

Partial scholarships are available to those in economic need. Please email info@feelthearteffect.org for an application, call The Art Effect or follow the link here to access an application online.

BECOME A MEMBER

CONTACT FORM

845-471-7477

info@feelthearteffect.org

8 North Cherry St., 2nd Floor Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
The Art Effect, Dutchess County, NY

 

POUGHKEEPSIE- Intermediate Portfolio Development (Ages 14-19) with The Art Effect @ Pershing Studios

POUGHKEEPSIE- Intermediate Portfolio Development (Ages 14-19) with The Art Effect @ Pershing Studios

(The Art Effect is formerly Mill Street Loft & Spark Media Project)

This course is modeled after a college level foundation course in drawing & painting. It will introduce students to perspective, color, shape, line, form, and classical art techniques while helping them to master those same skills. Beginning level portfolio pieces in charcoal, acrylics, and other media will be developed. Through the concepts and skills developed in the course, students are prepared to take our pre-college Advanced Portfolio Development course.

10 SATURDAYS, 9:30 am–12:30 pm

Sept. 15, 22, 29 Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27, Nov. 3, 10 & 17, 2018

For ages 14-19

Non-member: $510; Member: $485

Instructor: Laura Hammond-Toonkel

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED

Laura Hammond-Toonkel is an adjunct lecturer and internship coordinator at Marist College’s Department of Art and Art History. She holds a MFA from Pennsylvania State University and a BFA from School of Visual Arts. Her work has been exhibited nationally and is included in corporate & private collections.

The Art Effect empowers youth in the Hudson Valley through the arts and media. Our programming sequence supports the personal and professional development of youth and provides them with the tools and support necessary to explore the arts, gain meaningful experiences, and eventually excel in their chosen tracks.

Partial scholarships are available to those in economic need. Please email info@feelthearteffect.org for an application, call The Art Effect or follow the link here to access an application online.

BECOME A MEMBER

CONTACT FORM

845-471-7477

info@feelthearteffect.org
8 North Cherry Street, 2nd Floor                                                    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
The Art Effect, Dutchess County, NY

 

POUGHKEEPSIE- Advanced Portfolio Development with The Art Effect @ Pershing Studios

POUGHKEEPSIE- Advanced Portfolio Development with The Art Effect @ Pershing Studios

(The Art Effect is formerly Mill Street Loft & Spark Media Project)

Students will learn to combine observational skills with personal concepts to create theme and breadth work that will strengthen their portfolio and demonstrate personal voice. Drawing, painting and art making concepts are explored. College requirements, application processes and career options are also reviewed. Visits by the nation’s top art schools are planned each session. Students must take a minimum of one semester of Intermediate Portfolio Development or receive Director approval before registering for this course.

5 FRIDAYS, 6-8 pm

Session 1: Sept. 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19
Session 2: Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30, Dec. 7 (no class Nov. 23) 2018

For ages 11-14

Non-member: $130/session, $250 both; Member: $125/session, $240 both

Instructor: Elizabeth Dama

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED

Elizabeth M. Dama holds a BFA and a MFA in Fine Art from The School of Visual Arts in NYC. Her work, inspired by art history, has been exhibited throughout the United States and Canada and is in several private collections.

The Art Effect empowers youth in the Hudson Valley through the arts and media. Our programming sequence supports the personal and professional development of youth and provides them with the tools and support necessary to explore the arts, gain meaningful experiences, and eventually excel in their chosen tracks.

Partial scholarships are available to those in economic need. Please email info@feelthearteffect.org for an application, call The Art Effect or follow the link here to access an application online.

BECOME A MEMBER

CONTACT FORM

845-471-7477

info@feelthearteffect.org
8 North Cherry Street, 2nd Floor                                                    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
The Art Effect, Dutchess County, NY