Designed for students in 4th - 8th grade. Learn to illustrate like a professional Perspective, shading, tone and line are all important tools every artist needs and never too young to learn. We will explore develop drawing techniques to get realistic affects.
Kristine Allphin, Studio
102 S. Lincoln
Hastings, Ne 68901
Wednesday, 5:00 - 5:45
January - Color Pencil. We will learn about the tools of the trade professional color pencil illustrators use. Emphasis is on color blending and tonal values to get realistic effects. $65 + $25 Supply Fee*
February- Gouache. Gouache is a water based opaque paint that dries qucikly. It is the primary media used by illustrators but has recently become more popular with fine artists. We will learn how to create depth and shadow with our understanding of color temperature $65 + $25 Supply Fee*
March - Marker and Mixed Media. Students will choose media based on the subject. We will use markers for car illustrations or perhaps paints and color pencils for portrait. We will problem solve and mix our medias to develop our own unique artistic styles. $65 + $25 Supply Fee* (no class March 29th)
*Supply fee includes consumable supplies used in class as well as take home professional supplies.
Kristine's education and experience in illustration and composition bring an original style, sensitivity, and craftsmanship to her work. She has offered numerous workshops in art centers and galleries and has a studio in Hastings Nebraska.
She has won numerous awards and exhibitions including Nebraska Arts Council, Longwell Museum, Bone Creek Museum of Agrarian Art and the Museum of Nebraska Art, She was featured in the April 2016 issue of Art and Architecture Magazine as an emerging artist to watch. Her work has been purchased for use on Hollywood movie sets, corporations, hospitals and private collectors as far away as Canada and Sri Lanka.
She and her family reside in the Hastings Nebraska where she finds inspiration in the always changing seasons, native grasses and vast prairie landscapes
Class size is limited and may fill quickly. Registration and payment reserve your spot. No refunds.
Cancellations: If Hastings public school is cancelled due to inclement weather, after school art club is automatically cancelled. Sometimes a weather front moves in later in the evening. If this happens, I will text parents and cancel. If the instructor ccancels art club is cancelled due to weather or sickness, A special make-up class will be offered on Wednesday, March 29th 5:00- 6:00 pm.
Please do not bring food or drink into the studio and please inform the instructor of any food allergies or medical concerns.
instructor reserves the right to discontinue any student who disrupts the class or shows disrespect towards another student, supplies, studio or the teacher. Refunds will not be given. (For the record, the studio has never had to enforce this policy. )