Kids and art should never be apart

By Lisa Brown
Special to The PREVIEW

Highlight at the Hands-On Arts Camp for Week 3:  Art of Fantasia.

Fantasy art will include fairies, dragonflies, gnomes, pop-up castle books and under-the-sea, Eric Carle-style art work.

We will be clayin’ around and making outdoor functional pieces.  Also, kids will upcycle jeans to make pillows.

The Week 4 theme is Cowboy/Cowgirl Art.

Young artists will learn to create art through a variety of techniques, materials and cultures,  taught by certified art educators Lisa Brown and Tessie Garcia.

Registration forms and information on partial scholarships are found on the web page

There are two sessions left: Monday through Thursday, June 24-27 and July 8-11, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m., at the Pagosa Springs Elementary School art room.  Tuition is $120 per week.  Family discount: first child full price, $20 off for each additional child.  The fee includes instruction and materials.  Daily dropoff rate is $35.  Class limit is 20 students per week for students entering first to sixth grades next school year.

Call Lisa at 731-3546 or Tessie at 769-4212 for availability, scholarship information or questions.

Sponsored by FolkWest and Pagosa Springs Elementary School.

This story was posted on June 20, 2013.