Trash Art

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Monday - Friday, July 23 – 27, 2018

This class is all about TRASH! Have a blast creating fun works of art using recyclables including water bottles, bottle caps, grocery bags, zip ties, plastic lids, cereal boxes and so much more! Students will make animal sculptures, assemblages boxes, mosaics, alter boxes, and Chihuly-inspired hanging sculptures! The class will also include art criticism and art history.

Capacity: 15 max

About the instructor

Molly Eckert is a self-taught mixed media artist, ceramicist and painter who learned at a very early age, the power art can have on the human spirit. Molly earned a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts Degree in Ceramics, with an emphasis on Art Education. Art is at the core of who she is and what she does. Her own work reflects distinctive textures, bold colors, and whimsical compositions. Molly loves sharing art with people of all ages and the inspirational powers it has for igniting creativity and healing. When not creating, she enjoys time with her four children, as well as other friends and family.

Monday - Friday, July 23 – 27, 2018
Grades 4 – 8 (ages 9-12)
$100 (Discounts available for siblings and TCVA Supporters (donors at $100 and above))

This class is all about TRASH! Have a blast creating fun works of art using recyclables including water bottles, bottle caps, grocery bags, zip ties, plastic lids, cereal boxes and so much more! Students will make animal sculptures, assemblages boxes, mosaics, alter boxes, and Chihuly-inspired hanging sculptures! The class will also include art criticism and art history.

Capacity: 15 max

About the instructor

Molly Eckert is a self-taught mixed media artist, ceramicist and painter who learned at a very early age, the power art can have on the human spirit. Molly earned a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts Degree in Ceramics, with an emphasis on Art Education. Art is at the core of who she is and what she does. Her own work reflects distinctive textures, bold colors, and whimsical compositions. Molly loves sharing art with people of all ages and the inspirational powers it has for igniting creativity and healing. When not creating, she enjoys time with her four children, as well as other friends and family.

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