Children's Program

Code: K1215-22

    • O

      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

Youth and Community Engagement Manager

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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Workshop Details

Lodging & Meals

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. 

We have established a Business Safety Plan with added layers of precaution that prioritize 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.

The Ranch Café meal plan that is included with Room and Board fees strives to provide healthy, creative meals that will nourish your artistic creativity. The meal plan includes 5 days of continental breakfasts that will include a hot offering, 5 lunches with a selection of offerings, and 5 dinners.

 

Scholarships, College Credit & Discounts

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. Discounts are available for students and teachers.

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