Town of Wappinger Recreation
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“Art is for Everyone.” It’s fun! It’s colorful! It’s challenging! Improves observation! Promotes self esteem! Improves hand and mind coordination! It’s creative! It’s expressive! Many enjoy just looking at artwork. Others wish they could draw or paint to capture a special scene on paper or canvas. How many have said “I can’t draw a straight line?” Or “I could never paint a picture?”
Learn to draw using pencil, charcoal and other medium. Learn to use pen and ink, brush and ink, pastel,
watercolor colored pencil. Learn how color can be used and how one color effects another. Learn to paint with acrylic, oil paint and watercolor. For those more advanced, learn new techniques, hone those skills. Explore the works of other artists, the Old Masters, Cartoonists, Modern Art, Ancient Art and Design.