Dates: from 21 Jan 2020 to 30 Jan 2020
Holiday art classes for children who like to make, create and invent.
Located in Raumati, Paraparaumu - Kapiti.
For ages 5-13
9am – 12 & /or 1 – 4pm. on Tues, Wed and Thurs. (late-stay option until 5pm and early start from 8.30am).
Children can attend for 1 day, 1 week, 1 month, or any combo. Online booking allows for multiple or single day registration, as well as changing days. Payment by credit card has no additional fees.
- Qualified primary teacher and artist
- 15 years' experience teaching art to primary-aged children
- Progressive teaching methods
- Lessons based on traditional and modern arts/crafts, developing skills & creativity
- Structured, but in a home-studio setting
- Daily or weekly themes
- A child-friendly, relaxed environment for after-school
- Lots of variety / choice
- Excellent resources
The classes provide an opportunity to play and experiment in a structured but caring, home-studio environment.
Activities are designed and supervised by an experienced primary school teacher and artist.
Tues 21st Jan AM - Clay Wizard, Owl & Castle PM - Plaster of Paris Creations
Wed 22nd Jan AM - Colourful Science PM - Wool Crafts & Tie Dye
Thurs 23rd Jan AM - Natural Beasties & Beach Art (at home!) PM - Make Ninjas & Fairies & their homes
Tues 28th Jan AM - Clay House & Garden PM - Print a Robot & add Mixed Media
Wed 29th Jan AM - Upcycle & Construct Toys PM - Birds & Beasts, Clay Animals
Thurs 30th Jan AM - Sewing & Felt-making PM - Sculpt with Wire, Jewellery, Draw & Paint
The activities utilise a child's growing mathematical skills such as estimating, measuring, scaling up & down, changing 2D to 3D, exploring symmetry, and pattern-making. Natural sciences, such as chemistry, biology, geology and physics are included, as well as history and culture.
See creativekids website. Phone Helen with any questions.