Art With Leilani

Art Classes in Auckland for Children

Doing artwork is not just good for developing a sense of accomplishment and self-expression, but it also strengthens the ability to plan, organise and solve problems.

Art classes, dates and details

We mostly work on A3 size paper or card, but occasionally will work on A4 size. Depending on the progress of the students, we will endeavour to finish projects in time.

Where

36 Battersby Avenue, Mount Roskill, Auckland

( Holiday workshops, Home School Group )

Blockhouse Bay Community Center

( Term programme for children )

Children art classes

Art classes are on THURSDAYS

10:30 – 12:00 pm (Morning sessions.)

3:30 – 5: 00 pm (Afternoon sessions.)

Contact Leilani for terms dates and cost per term.
7 – 9 weeks per term for children art classes

AGE GROUP

6 – 12 year old children

Children art workshops

Children Art Workshops take place in the holidays. There are usually 3 or 4 different art activities which take about an hour to complete.

Sessions are 10 : 30 to 11 :30 am and 1 pm to 2 pm. Please contact Leilani regarding dates and cost for holiday workshops.

Payment and other arrangements

+  Term fees are paid in advance to secure your or your child’s place.

+ When a student is absent from a term class, the class cannot be made up on another time neither will there be back payments.

+ If there is a cancellation of a workshop, it  needs to be done 3 days prior to the day, where a 20% admin fee then will be taken.

+ When there is a cancellation for term classes, a 10% admin fee from the full term fees will be taken.

+ Any problems can be sorted by communication, always feel free to contact Leilani regarding issues.

Term Projects and Holiday Workshops

2021

Children Term 3 Programme

Project Focus on Art
Tissue paper Collage Artist Georgia O'Keeffe
Ink and coloured pencils (two sessions) Colour and technique
Pencil drawings from still life Shape and lines
Acrylic landscape painting (two sessions) Use of space and balance
Crayon designs Pattern and colour
Water colour painting Positive and negative space
Soft Pastels Stippling and blending

                                        KIDS WORKSHOPS

                                                        JULY HOLIDAY  2021

Looking back at the History of ART

                                                            10:30 am to 11:30 am     or        1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

                                                                     $12 per session  –  all material included

Workshop 1  (Thursday 15th of July 2021 ) :  Pre – historic  Art  2500 BC.

(We will be drawing figures of pre – historic origin in our own personal design and decorate our art work in a rock art look, using charcoalA3 size paper.) 

Workshop 2  (Tuesday 20th of July 2021 ) : Art from Ancient Greece  500 BC.

(By using a Scraffito technique we will be decorating a Grecian pot; we will draw our own pot and colour it to prepare it before scratching out our patterned decoration;  A4 size)

Workshop 3  ( Thursday 22nd of July 2021 ) : Renaissance Art  1400 -1600

(We will be looking at the famous Mona Lisa painting by Leonardo da Vinci and redo it in our own unique style by using water colour; A3 size )

                              Contact Leilani for information and bookings at 022 680 5389

Children Term 2 Programme

Project Focus on Art
Collage Artist Reggie Laurent
Soft Pastels Technique and blending
Acrylic finger painting (two sessions) Texture and colour
Pencil drawing Lines and shading
Three dimensional structures (two sessions) Form and shape
Water colour Painting and ink pen Stenciling
Oil Pastels Patterns

APRIL HOLIDAY KIDS WORKSHOPS 2021

Focus on Three dimensional ART

                                                            10:30 am to 11:30 am     or        1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

                                                                     $10 per session  –  all material included

Workshop 1  (Thursday 22nd of April 2021 ) Three dimensional Drawing Art.

(We will be drawing a letter shape, a drop of  water and a hand shape in a three dimensional way using pencils and coloured pencils, which will be displayed on a A3 size paper.) 

Workshop 2  (Tuesday 27th of April 2021 ) : Three dimensional String Art.

(Design or choose your own shape or picture and create your own three dimensional string art by knocking nails in wood and decorating it with colourful string.

With this activity there will be extra help and extra caution will be taken while using tools. Also take note that we will be knocking the nails in by using a special peg to hold the nails in place, to protect little fingers. )

Workshop 3  ( Thursday 29th of April 2021 ) : Three dimensional Cardboard and Cylinder Art

(We will be using different cardboard and cylindrical shapes to put together our own unique sculpture, which will be painted and decorated with acrylic paint.)

 

                               Contact Leilani for information and bookings at 022 680 5389

Children Term 1 Programme

Project Focus on Art
Oil pastel picture Colour and technique
Water colour painting (two sessions) Positive /negative space
Graphite pencil drawing Shape and shades
Acrylic painting (two sessions) Blending and texture
Inkpen line drawings Patterns and lines
Collage (two sessions) Colour value

JANUARY HOLIDAY KIDS WORKSHOPS 2021

Join us in DOING art

                                                            10:30 am to 11:30 am     or        1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

                                                                     $10 per session  –  including all material

Workshop 1  (Thursday 21st of January 2021 ) :  Let’s do a bird in Charcoal.

(While learning how  to draw a bird we will also learn about how to use charcoal and different techniques on A3 size paper.) 

Workshop 2  (Tuesday 26th of January 2021 ) : Let’s do a “one point perspective” in Water colour.

(How do I draw a landscape looking down a country road? On A3 size paper we will learn about one point perspective and paint our landscape in Water colour.)

Workshop 3  ( Thursday 28 of January 2021 ) : Let’s do an abstract picture using Mixed media.

(Designing an abstract piece of art using a variety of media (acrylic paint, paper, and material) while learning about colour, texture and shapes and putting it all together on A3 size paper.)

 

                               Contact Leilani for information and bookings at 022 680 5389

2020 Term 4

Project Focus on Art
Rubbings and colour wash Texture and design
Acrylic painting Technique and positive /negative space
Famous artist (Pablo Picasso) Shapes
Pencil sketching Value and texture - landscape
Collagraph printing Patterns
Watercolour on ink drawings Technique and colour

2020 Term 4

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER HOLIDAY KIDS WORKSHOPS 2020

Join us in our ART Adventure around the World.

                                                            10:30 am to 11:30 am     or        1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

                                                                     $10 per session  –  including all material

Workshop 1  (Tuesday 29th of September 2020 ) :  Australian Aboriginal Art

(Creating an Aboriginal artwork with dots, using acrylic paint on A3 size paper.) 

Workshop 2  (Thursday 1st of October 2020 ) : African Collage

(Using different paper to design an African landscape with animals on A3 size paper.)

Workshop 3  ( Tuesday 6 of October 2020 ) : Delft from Holland

(Drawing pictures and symbols of Holland and painting it with watercolour in traditional  blue on A3 size paper.

Workshop 4  ( Tuesday 8th of October 2020 ) : Panama Mola Art

(Panama Mola drawings, using oil pastels and washes on A3 size paper.)

 

                               Contact Leilani for information and bookings at 022 680 5389

2020 Term 3

Project Focus on Art
Pencil sketching Use of space and design
Soft pastel drawing Technique
Foil art Shape and patterns
Acrylic painting Value and texture
Mono-printing Lines
White on black drawing Proportion and space

JULY HOLIDAY KIDS WORKSHOPS 2020

Come and experience the ART of Famous Artists.

10:30 am to 11:30 am     or        1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

$10 per session  –  including all materials

Workshop 1  (Thursday 9th of July 2020 ) : Mini Masters of Piet Mondrian

(Hand prints and cubes on A3 size paper.)

Workshop 2 ( Tuesday 14th of July 2020 ) : Mini Masters of Paul Klee

(Castle collage on A3 size paper)

Workshop 3 (Thursday 16th of July 2020 ) :  Mini Masters of Vincent van Gogh )

(Starry Night acrylic painting on A3 size paper )

Contact Leilani for information and bookings at 022 680 5389

2020 Term 2

Project Focus on Art
Charcoal drawings Form and texture
Watercolour painting Loose watercolour technique
Coloured pencil technique Abstract focus and shadings
Mixed media (acrylic and collage) Colour and shape
Crayon creations Design and texture

2020 Term 1

Project Focus on Art
Line drawing in ink Line and shape
Paper batik Pattern and colour
Water colour painting Artist : Claude Monet
Pencil drawing Technique and form
Acrylic fingerpaint on canvas Colour and texture
Tissue bleeding technique Design and line
Soft pastel Shading and space

2019 Term 1

Project Focus on Art
Drawing with graphite pencils Line, shadow and light
Picture with oil pastels Famous Artist: Kadinsky
Acrylic painting Colour and blending of colour
Tissue bleeding techniques Desgin
Batik technique Patterns

APRIL HOLIDAY KIDS WORKSHOPS 2019

Come and experience the fun of painting in bright Water Colour and Acrylic Paint

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

$20 for 2 hours  –  including all materials

Workshop 1  (Monday 15 April 2019 ) :  Learn about water colour technique while painting a landscape on A3 paper.

Workshop 2 ( Tuesday 16 April 2019 ) : Learning about colours (shades and tints ) while painting on canvas using Acrylic paint.

Contact Leilani for bookings at 022 680 5389

 

JULY HOLIDAY CHILDREN WORKSHOPS 2019

                                            Learn more about the beauty of soft pastels and oil pastels this holiday.

36 Battersby Avenue, Mount Roskill

10:30 am to 11:30 am

$10 per session  –  including all materials

Workshop 1  (Tuesday 9th of July 2019 ) :  Learn about soft pastels and blending while creating a galaxy on A3 paper.

Workshop 2 ( Friday 12th of July 2019 ) : Learning about the three colour rule, doing shades and tints with oil pastels on A3 paper.

Contact Leilani for bookings at 022 680 5389 

 

Term 3

Project Focus on Art
Drawing with charcoal Line, shadow and light
Collage with various papers Design, Landscape
Coloured Pencil Art Colour and blending of colour
Acrylic painting on acrylic paper Technique and texture
Geometric Art Design
Watercolour painting Technique
Positive and negative designs Positive and negative space

OCTOBER HOLIDAY CHILDREN WORKSHOPS 2019

Learn more about creating with LINES this holiday.

 

36 Battersby Avenue, Mount Roskill

10:30 am to 11:30 am

OR

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

$10 per session  –  including all materials

Workshop 1  (Tuesday 1st of October 2019 ) :  Using different shades and lines with pencils to draw a face of a dog on A3 paper.

Workshop 2 ( Tuesday 8th of October 2019 ) : Using ink fine liners and colour to explore lines and patterns creating a turtle on A3 paper.

Workshop 3  (Thursday 10th of October ) : Using vivids to create a three-dimensional abstract picture with lines on A3 paper.

Contact Leilani for bookings at 022 680 5389

 

Term 4

Project Focus on Art
Water colour painting Technique and colour
Oil Pastels Design and blending of colour
Pencil drawings Line, shadow and light
Acrylic painting on acrylic paper Technique and texture
Collage Artist : Piet Mondrian
Easy sculpture Form
Mono printing Space and line

APRIL HOLIDAY KIDS WORKSHOPS 2021

Focus on Three dimensional ART

                                                            10:30 am to 11:30 am     or        1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

                                                                     $10 per session  –  all material included

Workshop 1  (Thursday 22nd of April 2021 ) Three dimensional Drawing Art.

(We will be drawing a letter shape, a drop of  water and a hand shape in a three dimensional way using pencils and coloured pencils, which will be displayed on a A3 size paper.) 

Workshop 2  (Tuesday 27th of April 2021 ) : Three dimensional String Art.

(Design or choose your own shape or picture and create your own three dimensional string art by knocking nails in wood and decorating it with colourful string.

With this activity there will be extra help and extra caution will be taken while using tools. Also take note that we will be knocking the nails in by using a special peg to hold the nails in place, to protect little fingers. )

Workshop 3  ( Thursday 29th of April 2021 ) : Three dimensional Cardboard and Cylinder Art

(We will be using different cardboard and cylindrical shapes to put together our own unique sculpture, which will be painted and decorated with acrylic paint.)

 

                               Contact Leilani for information and bookings at 022 680 5389

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