Entries by Barbara

KidsArt! Halloween Competition 2020 …. the Winners!

Roy Lichtenstein Sunrise, 1965 Arcimboldo Gardner – Mimi age 10  Lichtenstein Sunrise – Georgie age 5 Cezanne Skull with Still Life – Shah family Huge thank you to all who participated in the Halloween competition to recreate a famous artwork with food – we have had so many impressive and imaginative entries – it’s been really tough to […]

On-line classes in national lockdown!

All classes now on-line for the few weeks of England’s lockdown   Same times, same dates – zoom details will be provided for each class! Art materials available!   For all enquiries call/text 07827 275821 / contact us ♦♦♦ KidsArt!™  teaches children art and art appreciation, publishes reviews/news of London art exhibitions, and runs the KidsArt!  Store.  To view who we are […]

KidsArt! Halloween Competition….

recreate a famous artwork using food that will be eaten!  Family efforts or your child(ren)’s solo efforts are fine! Entries …..         ♦♦♦ Please send entries by WhatsApp photo to Barbara 07827 275 821 Let us know the ages of participants so we can judge fairly Fine to do more than one […]

October 2020 Half-Term Halloween Programme: On-Line and Finchley Studio!

  On-Line! Finchley Studio! Monday, 26 October (Session 1) Munch’s The Scream Edvard Munch’s iconic Scream has reverberated down the years  – come for some spooky Halloween fun! Tuesday, 27 October (Session 2) Pop Art! Pop Art Halloween style!   Wednesday, 28 October (Session 3) Haunted Houses! Haunted houses, scary silhouettes and blended skies!   Thursday, 29 […]

Lost treasure trove of Hokusai drawings!

Katsushika Hokusai (1829), Cats and hibiscus: a standoff between two cats, with hibiscus (fuyō) behind (detail) The British Museum has acquired 103 “lost” Hokusai black-and-white drawings, created when Hokusai (1760-1849) was 70.  The drawings were intended as illustrations for a book called 万物絵本大全図 (Great Picture Book of Everything), but which was never published.   “These works are a […]

Autumn Term 2020 invoice

Invoice date 13th August 2020 Term Day Cost * Please note that Saturday is zoom only Autumn 2020 Saturday*, Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday classes 13 x £13.50: £175.50  Payment methods: Bank Transfer     OR Cheque   Bank: Starling Bank Account Name: KidsArt Limited Account Number: 18007374 Sort Code: 608371 Ref: Child’s Name   […]

Autumn Term 2020 (Saturday morning)!

Class dates and times — Saturday, 5 September to Sunday, 13 December (half-term 24 – 30 October): (please note: no class Saturday 19 Sept.) Saturday 9.30am – 10.30am ♦♦♦ Age:  4 – 12  Cost:  £13.50 per session per screen payable termly or pro rata  (KidsArt!  art pack available)  Full booking terms:  here   For all other enquiries call/text 07827 275821 / contact us […]

Summer 2020 programme: On-Line and Garden Studio!

Week 1 On-Line! Finchley Garden Studio! Monday, 27 July Japanese Art – interwoven with legend and nature Japanese Art * — available morning or afternoon — Tuesday, 28 July Roy Lichtenstein style Pop Art Roy Lichtenstein style Pop Art * – a leading Pop Artist who created a whole new way of painting! — available morning or afternoon — Wednesday, 29 July […]

Lichtenstein’s signature‘Ben-Day dot’ style!

Roy Lichtenstein, Nude with Joyous Painting, 1994 (70″ x 53″) (detail) Lichtenstein painted the work in his signature ‘Ben-Day dot’ style (named after illustrator and printer Benjamin Henry Day Jr.), recreating the printing and photoengraving techniques dating from 1879 and creating images inspired by comic books from the 1950s through to the 1970s.  The image Lichtenstein used […]