Sign-up Page for Six-week Online Art Classes for Kids

This is where you can pay for Art Classes for middle school kids! The cost is $160 for six classes over six weeks.

1. Press the Paypal BUY NOW button — OR mail a check to Katie Dell Kaufman, 214 Manor Circle, Takoma Park, MD 20912

2. Fill out the contact form. Please include your child’s name, then press the SEND button.









Online Drawing Class 6 week Curriculum

Please note: Students must have still life materials, drawing materials and paper both white sketch paper and grey pastel paper (or in a pinch large sheets of middle value construction paper) in order to do the class assignments.

  1. White Objects on Dark Ground (only man-made objects) using ebony pencil, and 2B pencil, pink pearl eraser and smudge stick on white sketch pad
  2. Something from Nature (flowers, a potted plant, a maple branch, a pumpkin or turnip) using ebony pencil, and 2B pencil, pink pearl eraser and smudge stick on white sketch pad
  3. Pick a single “Sketch Pad-sized Object” (binoculars, surge protector cords, crock pot, etc)  and draw it, literally, the size it is, on your white sketch paper with a 2B pencil, an ebony pencil, a pink pearl eraser and a smudge stick.
  4. Bowls of different sizes (and other kitchen items) (rolling pin, cream & sugar holders, basters, cup measures, funnel, casserole dishes, Corning ware) a variety of solid colors which will translate into various values, with pencil, black charcoal pencils, compressed charcoal, a pink pearl eraser and a kneaded eraser on white drawing paper.
  5. Fresh Fruit – apples and/or pears, or lemons and/or oranges, (or in a pinch, 6 eggs would work – we get our fruit and eggs from the TP farmers market. Using black and white pastel pencils, black and white pastels on Mi-Teintes grey paper half sheet.
  6. Things that are shiny – like silver plate or brushed aluminum (+ black) such as a hot water kettle or salt and pepper shakers, cake pans etc. Black and white pastel pencils and black and white pastels on Mi-Teintes grey paper half sheet.