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
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.