Digital Canvas : Chestnut Hills Academy, Fridays

Programs Digital Canvas : Chestnut Hills Academy, Fridays
Start Date 2024-01-12 07:00:00
End Date 2024-03-22 07:00:00
Time 3:45 - 4:45 pm
Grade 3 -5
Day Friday
Seats 12
Fee 399

It is a captivating afterschool program designed to introduce young artists to the exciting intersection of art and technology. In this engaging and imaginative class, students will embark on a journey of creativity, exploration, and learn how to harness the power of technology to express their unique ideas and stories through digital media.

Skills the Students Will Learn:
Students will become familiar with digital art software ( KRITA or GIMP) and tools, tailored to their age group,  enabling them to navigate the digital canvas with ease. This program nurtures the creative side of young students, providing a means to express their thoughts and feelings through art, while integrating technology to enhance their imaginative capabilities.

They will learn to create digital illustrations, learning foundational skills and exploring techniques like shading, blending, and color theory to create visually appealing digital artwork. Students will experiment with digital brushes, strokes and layers, gaining an understanding of how to add texture and depth to their creations.

This introduction to digital art and technology can spark an interest in art and technology, paving the way for further exploration and possible careers in creative and tech-related fields, where the two intersect.