Tai Chi & Art Day Camp

Tuesday, July 31, 2012 - 9:30am to Thursday, August 2, 2012 - 12:30pm

Center for Living Peace
4139 Campus Drive
Irvine, CA
949-854-5500

Cost: $25.00 per day per child, $60.00 for all three days per child

Tai Chi & Art Day Camp, Tuesday, July 31, August 1 & 2 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM. Recommended for ages 5-12. Camp schedule: 9:30 AM to 10:15 AM Tai Chi & Qigong; 10:15 AM to 10:30 AM Snacktime; 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM Chuck Jones Art Workshop (workshop will vary each day.) Presented by Animal Tai Chi & Qigong and Chuck Jones Center for Creativity.

Artist and educator, Irene Prestinary, will be leading the three days of art camps.  Ms. Prestinary has been a visual arts educator in schools, libraries and museums for seven years. Her experience includes developing visual arts curriculum, and designing and teaching art workshops and tours for the Norton Simon Museum of Art, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Getty Center. Ms. Prestinary’s artwork has sold at the Bowers Gallery Store, the Craft and Folk Art Museum Store, Galería de la Raza, Museum of Latin American Art Store, and the Orange County Museum of Art Store. Her volunteer work includes art workshops for the Chuck Jones Center for Creativity, Children’s Hospital of Orange, Watts Towers Art Center and Circle Painting.

The three art camps will focus on: 

Bugs Bunny Meets Marc Chagall: Art, whimsy, imagination and music, see a work by Chuck Jones and what inspired it. Create a colorful collage using materials that moved Chuck Jones.

Sceneries: See some works by Maurice Noble, animation background artist, layout designer and longtime collaborator of Chuck Jones. Create a vibrant landscape or cityscape on colored paper with oil pastels.

Composite Creatures: Is it rabbit, or is it a man? It is both! Look at some familiar and unfamiliar characters created by Chuck Jones. Design and draw your own composite creature on paper with colored pencils.

 

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