tween/teen nature art: tussie mussie, the language of flowers. thursdays, february 4-25th. 7-8pm.
During four virtual art classes, tween and teen artists will create a variety of floral artworks inspired by historical and contemporary artists like Yayoi Kusama, Piet Mondrian, Clementine Hunter and Ann Craven. Artists will also learn about the Victorian era's secret language of flowers that they called Tussie Mussie, secret messages sent to each other through bouquet of flowers to share feelings of love, friendship and even scorn.
- watercolour paper
- oil pastels
- coloured pencils
- small, medium and large paintbrushes
- rag/paper towel
- acrylic paint (primary colours, white and black)
- masking tape
- found object to use for scratching away (toothpick, plastic knife, popsicle stick, etc)