Visual Arts

POUGHKEEPSIE- Experiencing Advanced Visual Arts with The Art Effect @ PUF Studios

POUGHKEEPSIE- Experiencing Advanced Visual Arts with The Art Effect @ PUF Studios

(The Art Effect is formerly Mill Street Loft & Spark Media Project)

This course is open to students of all abilities and will develop fundamental drawing and painting skills. Students will build self-confidence and become more aware of the visual world. Through observational drawing exercises and painting challenges, students will practice creating strong compositions, value, shading techniques, texture, and color mixing, and are encouraged to incorporate personal expression.

5 FRIDAYS, 6 – 8 pm

Session 1: Sept. 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19
Session 2: Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30, Dec. 7 (no class Nov. 23)

For ages 11-14

Non-member: $130/session, $250 both
Member: $125/session, $240 both

Instructor: Elizabeth Dama

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED

Elizabeth M. Dama holds a BFA and a MFA in Fine Art from The School of Visual Arts in NYC. Her work, inspired by art history, has been exhibited throughout the United States and Canada and is in several private collections.

The Art Effect empowers youth in the Hudson Valley through the arts and media. Our programming sequence supports the personal and professional development of youth and provides them with the tools and support necessary to explore the arts, gain meaningful experiences, and eventually excel in their chosen tracks.

Partial scholarships are available to those in economic need. Please email info@feelthearteffect.org for an application, call The Art Effect or follow the link here to access an application online.

BECOME A MEMBER

CONTACT FORM

845-471-7477

info@feelthearteffect.org
8 North Cherry Street, 2nd Floor                                                    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

The Art Effect, Dutchess County, NY

 

POUGHKEEPSIE- Experiencing Advanced Visual Arts with The Art Effect @ PUF Studios

POUGHKEEPSIE- Experiencing Advanced Visual Arts with The Art Effect @ PUF Studios

(The Art Effect is formerly Mill Street Loft & Spark Media Project)

This course is open to students of all abilities and will develop fundamental drawing and painting skills. Students will build self-confidence and become more aware of the visual world. Through observational drawing exercises and painting challenges, students will practice creating strong compositions, value, shading techniques, texture, and color mixing, and are encouraged to incorporate personal expression.

5 FRIDAYS, 6 – 8 pm

Session 1: Sept. 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19
Session 2: Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30, Dec. 7 (no class Nov. 23)

For ages 11-14

Non-member: $130/session, $250 both
Member: $125/session, $240 both

Instructor: Elizabeth Dama

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED

Elizabeth M. Dama holds a BFA and a MFA in Fine Art from The School of Visual Arts in NYC. Her work, inspired by art history, has been exhibited throughout the United States and Canada and is in several private collections.

The Art Effect empowers youth in the Hudson Valley through the arts and media. Our programming sequence supports the personal and professional development of youth and provides them with the tools and support necessary to explore the arts, gain meaningful experiences, and eventually excel in their chosen tracks.

Partial scholarships are available to those in economic need. Please email info@feelthearteffect.org for an application, call The Art Effect or follow the link here to access an application online.

BECOME A MEMBER

CONTACT FORM

845-471-7477

info@feelthearteffect.org
8 North Cherry Street, 2nd Floor                                                    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

The Art Effect, Dutchess County, NY

 

POUGHKEEPSIE- Exploring Visual Arts (Ages 8-12) with The Art Effect @ Pershing Studios

POUGHKEEPSIE- Exploring Visual Arts (Ages 8-12) with The Art Effect @ Pershing Studios

(The Art Effect is formerly Mill Street Loft & Spark Media Project)

This course opens endless possibilities for creating your own unique artwork. Paint with watercolors and acrylics; draw with pencils, charcoal, pastels and ink; stencil, transfer, collage and create works of art using an untold variety of creative approaches while learning advanced art-making skills and forms of creative expression.

8 WEDNESDAYS,  6-8 pm

September 19, 26 , October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 & November 7, 2018

For ages 8-12

Non-member: $205; Member: $195

Instructor: Lauren Hollick

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED

Lauren Hollick is a recent graduate of the Art Education program at SUNY New Paltz. She concentrates in ceramics, drawing, painting, and sculpture. Lauren believes that the art room always needs to provide a positive environment that can cater to students on all levels of ability and creativity. In her courses, she works to combine mediums together allowing experimentation and a complete understanding on how techniques can be used together to develop original works with meaning. Her projects have opportunities for problem solving where artists can figure out creative solutions individually and collaboratively. She has been through The Art Institute programs in High School and has been working for The Art Effect for many years.

The Art Effect empowers youth in the Hudson Valley through the arts and media. Our programming sequence supports the personal and professional development of youth and provides them with the tools and support necessary to explore the arts, gain meaningful experiences, and eventually excel in their chosen tracks.

Partial scholarships are available to those in economic need. Please email info@feelthearteffect.org for an application, call The Art Effect or follow the link here to access an application online.

BECOME A MEMBER

CONTACT FORM

845-471-7477

info@feelthearteffect.org
8 North Cherry Street, 2nd Floor                                                    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

The Art Effect, Dutchess County, NY

 

POUGHKEEPSIE- Experiencing Visual Arts with The Art Effect @ PUF Studios

POUGHKEEPSIE- Experiencing Visual Arts with The Art Effect @ PUF Studios

(The Art Effect is formerly Mill Street Loft & Spark Media Project)

Students delve into filmmaking and media art, getting experience writing scripts, projecting and installing video work, creating soundscapes, animating, manipulating found footage and more. Applying their unique perspectives and composition skills to different exercises that deepen their understanding of the many parameters of media, students stretch their creativity and learn how to make the media that most authentically captures their voice.

8 MONDAYS,  5:30–7:30 pm

September 24, October 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, 2018

For ages 11-14

Non-member: $235; Member: $225

Instructor: Mary Ellen Iatropoulos

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED

Mary Ellen Iatropoulos has a Master’s of Arts in English Literature, a Master’s of Professional Services in Humanistic/Multicultural Education, and over a decade of experience as an educator engaging a vast range of humanity, from prisoners to preschoolers, from homeless teens to blue-chip senior executives. As Director of Education at The Art Effect, she develops and oversees design, implementation, and assessment of media-rich interdisciplinary curricula across all Spark’s programs, in addition to managing and advising teaching teams and teaching her own courses in media/digital literacies and multimedia production for colleges, secondary schools, and libraries. In addition to her work at Spark, Mary Ellen is also an award-winning author scholar of literature, media, and popular culture. Her writing on dystopian narratives, disability studies, auteur theory and transmedia storytelling has been published in several volumes of pop-culture criticism.

The Art Effect empowers youth in the Hudson Valley through the arts and media. Our programming sequence supports the personal and professional development of youth and provides them with the tools and support necessary to explore the arts, gain meaningful experiences, and eventually excel in their chosen tracks.

Partial scholarships are available to those in economic need. Please email info@feelthearteffect.org for an application, call The Art Effect or follow the link here to access an application online.

BECOME A MEMBER

CONTACT FORM

845-471-7477

info@feelthearteffect.org
8 North Cherry Street, 2nd Floor                                                    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

The Art Effect, Dutchess County, NY

 

POUGHKEEPSIE- Experiencing Advanced Visual Arts with The Art Effect @ PUF Studios

POUGHKEEPSIE- Experiencing Advanced Visual Arts with The Art Effect @ PUF Studios

(The Art Effect is formerly Mill Street Loft & Spark Media Project)

This course is open to students of all abilities and will develop fundamental drawing and painting skills. Students will build self-confidence and become more aware of the visual world. Through observational drawing exercises and painting challenges, students will practice creating strong compositions, value, shading techniques, texture, and color mixing, and are encouraged to incorporate personal expression.

5 FRIDAYS, 6 – 8 pm

Session 1: Sept. 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19
Session 2: Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30, Dec. 7 (no class Nov. 23)

For ages 11-14

Non-member: $130/session, $250 both
Member: $125/session, $240 both

Instructor: Elizabeth Dama

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED

Elizabeth M. Dama holds a BFA and a MFA in Fine Art from The School of Visual Arts in NYC. Her work, inspired by art history, has been exhibited throughout the United States and Canada and is in several private collections.

The Art Effect empowers youth in the Hudson Valley through the arts and media. Our programming sequence supports the personal and professional development of youth and provides them with the tools and support necessary to explore the arts, gain meaningful experiences, and eventually excel in their chosen tracks.

Partial scholarships are available to those in economic need. Please email info@feelthearteffect.org for an application, call The Art Effect or follow the link here to access an application online.

BECOME A MEMBER

CONTACT FORM

845-471-7477

info@feelthearteffect.org
8 North Cherry Street, 2nd Floor                                                    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

The Art Effect, Dutchess County, NY