Students will learn how to refine their observation and rendering skills to create a sophisticated fine art portfolio! Use the tools of drawing and painting, mixed media, sculpture, photography, and experimental works to create a body of work in a variety of mediums while learning how to focus and solidify a personal vision and voice. This class is a prerequisite to Advanced Portfolio Development.
Lauren Hollick is a dedicated Artist, Educator, Program Director, and an alumna of The Art Effect. She has been working in our various programs for eight years, including the Art Institute & Junior Art Institute, and also spearheading Dutchess/Ulster Arts Camps, Empire After School Program, Arts for Healing, and our National Art Honor Society. Lauren has lived in the Hudson Valley her whole life and obtained a Bachelors in Art Education from SUNY New Paltz. Lauren strives to have all programs focus on designing inclusive, positive, & safe environments for all young artists where they can experience a wide variety of mediums and technology through the arts. Her current mediums of choice for her personal work range from oils, ink, and charcoal to ceramics, animation, and more.
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