Children's Program

Code: K1215-22

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      Open to All

      Subject to specific age requirements, students of any skill/knowledge level.

    • Ages 4 - 5

Art: It All Makes Sense!

Aug 22 - 26, 2022

9AM - 12PM

Concept

Art shouldn’t just be seen, but experienced with all five senses. This course explores how art can be touched, heard, tasted and smelled. Together, artists create ceramic work with varying textures, recreate their favorite foods as artwork, create sound instruments from recycled items, make prints from nature—to name just a few examples of the senses awakening. Pack your imagination and prepare yourself for a multi-sensory art experience.

This workshop is taught by a bilingual art educator who will support our English and Spanish speaking participants through the use of both languages during instruction. 

El taller será dado por un profesor de artes profesional que apoyará tanto a nuestros participantes hispanoparlantes como a los que hablan inglés haciendo uso de ambos lenguajes durante la clase.

Arte: ¡todo tiene sentido!

El arte no solo debe verse, sino que debe experimentarse con los cinco sentidos. Este curso explorará cómo el arte se puede tocar, oír, saborear y oler. Juntos, los artistas crearán obras de cerámica con diferentes texturas, recrearán sus comidas favoritas como obras de arte, crearán instrumentos sonoros a partir de elementos reciclados, harán impresiones de la naturaleza… por nombrar solo algunos ejemplos para despertar de los sentidos. Prepara tu imaginación y prepárate para una experiencia artística multisensorial.

Faculty

Olivia Martinez

Latinx Arts Community Leader and Children’s Program Coordinator

Olivia was raised in San Francisco, California, and graduated from Colorado College in 2020 with a B.A. in Education and minors in Southwest Studies and Spanish. She has worked at the Denver Art Museum and Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College and is also a certified Colorado Environmental Educator. Olivia completed her Master’s in Teaching at Colorado College with a focus on Elementary Education in 2021. When not working with young people she is always looking for good food, creating, and cruising around on her bike. Preferred Pronouns: She/Her

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Tuition: $325.00
Studio Fee: $15.00
Registration Fee: $25.00

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Workshop Details

Lodging & Meals

Anderson Ranch closely follows guidance released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the State of Colorado and the Pitkin County Health Department. In order to operate safely during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Anderson Ranch has made significant modifications to our housing and meal offerings.

Summer 2022 workshop participants ages 13 and up will be required to show proof of Covid-19 vaccination. Studio program participants are required to show proof that they have received the complete Covid-19 vaccine (i.e., two weeks have passed after receiving the second dose of either the Moderna or Pfizer MRNA vaccines or the single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine). Additionally, if six months have passed since completing the Moderna or Pfizer series or two months have passed since receiving the J & J vaccine, then a booster is also required. Ideally the booster would have been administered at least two weeks prior to coming to Anderson Ranch.

We have established a Business Safety Plan with added layers of precaution that prioritizes the health and safety of our staff, students, faculty and guests while continuing to provide you with the Anderson Ranch experience that you know and enjoy.

Housing is limited and includes shared and private lodging options. Reservations will be managed on a first-come, first-served basis. The earlier you reserve housing, the better your chance of receiving your preferred option. Please note: Workshop costs do not include accommodations.

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COVID-19 Safety Plan

Anderson Ranch is closely following local and national health and safety guidance. At this time, Anderson Ranch visitors and public program and event participants are not required to show proof of vaccination. Studio and artistic program participants ages 13 and up will be required to show proof of Covid-19 vaccination.
Studio and artistic program participants are required to show proof that they have received the complete Covid-19 vaccine (i.e., two weeks have passed after receiving the second dose of either the Moderna or Pfizer MRNA vaccines or the single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine). Additionally, if six months have passed since completing the Moderna or Pfizer series or two months have passed since receiving the J & J vaccine, then a booster is also required. Ideally the booster would have been administered at least two weeks prior to coming to Anderson Ranch. Click here for additional health and safety information.

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Scholarships & College Credit

Making Art Accessible

Applications for scholarship support are encouraged. Specific scholarships are funded by Ranch supporters, either through endowed funds or special gifts.

Many colleges and universities offer college credit for workshops taken at Anderson Ranch. Click below to learn more.

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