Henri Matisse Inspired Mixed Media Art Classes

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Painting With Scissors   This week in our mixed media art classes we learned about Henri Matisse and how in his later life his art revolved around cutouts which he called “painting with scissors” and “cutting directly into color.” While the colors he used for his cutouts were gouache on white paper, we substituted construction paper… Read more »

Kids Art Classes at Schools and at Paint Party Studios

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After School Art Classes We’re having fun this month with our kids classes at schools and here in Midtown at Paint Party Studios. Last week in our after school classes we studied Claude Monet and painted our own version of his “Water Lilies and Japanese Bridge”. We learned that the Japanese garden he painted was… Read more »

Getting Ready for Mardi Gras

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We had a fantastic December with lots of fun, new Christmas paintings but now it’s January and time to paint some Mardi Gras paintings. We’ve got some brand new Mardi Gras paintings that we’ll be adding to our gallery to go with our long-time Mardi Gras favorites. Book your paint party to add to your Mardi Gras… Read more »

Paint Party Studios Brings Art to Area Schools

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“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.”  – Pablo Picasso For years Paint Party Studios has been visiting schools for paint parties with the kids to paint acrylic paintings for Christmas gifts, Mother’s Day gifts and just for fun. We’ve even incorporated art into science… Read more »

Mixed Media Painting from our Afterschool Classes

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Today’s painting a day is a mixed media flower from our afterschool Mixed Media Art class. This painting incorporates tissue paper, some sparkly highlight paints and ink pen. Our afterschool Mixed Media Art class is held on Wednesdays from 3:30-4:30pm at the Azalea City Center for the Arts. We have seats available if you would… Read more »