KidsArt! at Radlett Library – Christmas 2019

  Monday, 23rd December:  Fathers of modern art, Cezanne and Matisse were highly influential – learn about these seminal artists and create an art work in their styles Monday, 30th December:  Learn how to use line, shadow and light to create 3-dimensionality and create a Snowman at night!   Age:  suitable for children aged 4 – […]

Christmas 2019: what’s on, when and where!

Romare Bearden (1911-1988) ‘Siren’s Song’ from Odysseus at the British Museum’s exhibition Troy: Myth and Reality Dec/Jan Studio (for full programme click below) Wed. 18th Warhol – Pop Art! – – Thur. 19th Snowmen – Snowmen Fri. 20th – – Egyptian Art Mon. 23rd Ancient Greeks! – – Tues. 24th – – Cezanne meets Matisse! Fri. 27th  Egyptian […]

October 2019 Half-Term Programme: what’s on, when and where!

    October   Studio (for full programme click below)               Monday 21st Chinese art! – –             please contact us to register your interest Tuesday 22nd Henri Matisse – Henri Matisse Wednesday 23rd Fireworks! – Halloween! Thursday 24th Halloween! Henri Matisse – Friday 25th – Halloween! […]

Term Time Classes – Weekly Calendar: what’s on where

Finchley Hampstead GS Highgate Muswell Hill St. John’s Wood Swiss Cottage Monday – – – – – – Tuesday 4.15 – 5.15 (ages 4-10) 5.30 – 6.30 (ages 9+) – – 4.15 – 5.15 (ages 4-10) 5.30 – 6.30 (ages 7+) – Wednesday 4.15 – 5.15 (ages 4-8) 5.30 – 6.30 (ages 7+) – 4.00 […]

Summer 2019 Programme –What’s on, when and where!

Summer 2019!   When Where   Finchley Swiss Cottage Muswell Hill Monday 22 July Robots! – Picasso Cockerels Tuesday 23 July Pop Art Penguins in Clay Picasso Cockerels – Wednesday 24 July Monet’s Lake in Clay Robots! Thursday 25 July Watercolour jellyfish (resist and salt techniques) Robots! Friday 26  July – Pop Art Penguins in Clay […]

May 2019 Half-term: What’s on and where!

  calendar May 2019 – Half-term Programmes! calendar May Finchley Swiss Cottage St John’s Wood Highgate Muswell Hill Hampstead GS Tues., 28th Potter dragons Graffiti Art! Graffiti Art! – – – Wed., 29th Graffiti Art! – – – Potter dragons – Thurs., 30th Japanese art! – Potter dragons – – Friday, 31st Aboriginal art – – […]

Easter 2019 Holidays: What’s on and where!

  calendar Easter 2019 – Holiday Programmes! calendar April Finchley Swiss Cottage Hampstead GS Highgate Muswell Hill St John’s Wood Mon., 8th Van Gogh clay – – – – Munch Scream Tues., 9th Munch Scream – – – Manga Art! – Wed., 10th Pirate Art! Pop Art Warhol – – – – Thurs., 11th Manga Art! – […]

Can a painting be humorous?

Saying Grace, Norman Rockwell cover picture of The Saturday Evening Post published 24 November, 1951.  Oil on canvas. Rockwell (1894-1978) was well known for his humorous subjects and most famous for his cover illustrations of everyday life for The Saturday Evening Post.  He was a prolific artist, producing more than 4,000 original works in his lifetime including […]

February Half-Term Programme calendar – all studios

Studio Finchley Highgate Hampstead Garden Suburb St John’s Wood Monday, 18 February Pop Art Valentine’s Day – – Impressionism Tuesday, 19 February Vincent van Gogh Van Gogh – clay! – – Wednesday, 20 February David Hockney – clay! – – Van Gogh – clay! Thursday, 21 February Picasso – clay! – Hockney – clay! – […]

Who are the ‘Camden Town’ painters?

Walter Sickert, Ennui c. 1914 (detail) The Camden Town Group were a British post-impressionist group founded in 1911 by Walter Sickert, who lived in Camden Town in the 1890s.  Artists include:   Walter Richard Sickert 1860–1942 Charles Ginner 1878–1952 Harold Gilman 1876–1919 Spencer Gore 1878–1914 Robert Bevan 1865–1925   ◊ KidsArt!™  teaches children art and art appreciation, publishes news/reviews of London art exhibitions, […]