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Compass Arts

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395 Main Street
Beacon, NY 12508 United States
917-648-4454 http://www.compassarts.org/

February 2019

BEACON – Foundational Skills @ Compass Art

February 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 13, 2019

Compass Arts, 395 Main Street
Beacon, NY 12508 United States
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$225

This foundation class for students in grades 2-5 familiarizes young artists with the language and concepts of two dimensional art forms at an introductory level. This is accomplished through exploration of materials combined with exposure to master works (from reproductions in books) and experiences with different genres (still life, life drawing, collages). The students will learn observational drawing techniques while experimenting with materials such as pencil, charcoal, ink and ink wash, and watercolor, and concepts such as positive and negative…

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BEACON – Cartooning @ Compass Arts

February 21 @ 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Thursday, repeating until March 28, 2019

Compass Arts, 395 Main Street
Beacon, NY 12508 United States
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$270

For both returning and new students! Explore the fundamental process of character creation using shape construction to develop the form of the character, while considering the personality of the character and how it informs the shape. Students will turn these characters into a cartoon drawing with a world created entirely by them.  A full character has a world in which they live and students will explore perspective as a tool to build their character's individual world. From there they will…

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BEACON – A Multi Sensory Exploration of Art & Music @ Compass Arts

February 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until March 22, 2019

Compass Arts, 395 Main Street
Beacon, NY 12508 United States
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After an amazing first trimester, Gina and Romina are super excited to continue a second trimester of their STEAM-based experience on Friday mornings for 3-5 year olds. And they are extending it by 2 weeks! Using a thematic approach, Romina and Gina create a magical journey for students to explore the elements of music and art through stories, music, movement, and art and natural materials. STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) concepts will be interwoven throughout the arts experiences, giving children…

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BEACON – Ukulele Class @ Compass Arts

February 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until March 18, 2019

Compass Arts, 395 Main Street
Beacon, NY 12508 United States
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$120

Group Ukulele Class for Homeschoolers 6 and up This ukulele class will include learning chords, strumming patterns, simple melodies, both note and tablature reading, and improvisation basics. Some small percussion will also be used from time to time to create simple ensembles. Utilizing special curriculum to reach multiple skill levels, this class is appropriate for both returning and new students. Students are to provide their own ukuleles and it would be ideal if they had tuners or tuner apps on…

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BEACON – String Ensemble Class @ Compass Arts

February 25 @ 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:15am on Monday, repeating until March 18, 2019

Compass Arts, 395 Main Street
Beacon, NY 12508 United States
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$150

Group String Ensemble Class for Homeschoolers 6 and up This string ensemble class will include sight reading, ear training, harmony playing, technique and posture, and working as a team. This is not a beginning strings class, but for students who have been playing for at least 3-6 months. String Instruments are available to rent directly through Choi. If you have further questions about content or your child needs to rent an instrument, you can contact Choi directly at: textchoi@gmail.com

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