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Oh Art! is happy to offer art sessions for children between 3-12 year olds, with a self-led and purposeful approach to creative exploration, inspired by Bruno Munari’s method and work, which we deliver through positive and gentle communication.
Will be holding these workshops twice this month. Our theme for this exciting workshops is PRINTING!
Dates: Saturday 19th / Saturday 26th from 10am-12pm
The session lasts for 2 hours.
Venue: Herne Hill SE24.
Costs: £15 p/ child. Siblings: £15 for first child, £10 for second child. The costs cover all high quality materials, tuition and fruits for the children. Part of the fee is for raising funds to organise more art and education projects for children from all backgrounds. We have a special offer if you want to book both sessions: £25 p/child or siblings (2) £45.
Clothing: as with all messy artsy things, please bring appropriate clothes!
Group: as we focus on delivering quality teaching, we have limited places, 8 children per session. The physical space is a bit restricted, and we would like for the children to have plenty of space and freedom to explore and experiment. We have DBS checks and we have Child Protection training. If by special circumstances you wish to stay, let us know and we’ll try to accommodate everyone’s needs, not a problem at all!
A bit about ourselves:
Kiki trained as a Graphic Designer in Florence, Italy before coming to England to study BA (Hons) Fine Arts at Byam Shaw Art School/Central St. Martins in London. She was a founding member of Small Acres School (democratic primary school in SE London). She currently works as a Positive Discipline Certified Parent Educator giving workshops for parents, carers and teachers. She has a foundation level in NVC (Non-Violent Communication).
Marcela has a BA (Hons) in Illustration at Camberwell College of Arts, and an MA in Communication Art & Design from Royal College of Art. She has a Level 2 QCF Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools. She has three years experience of work with children and the arts, including running workshops with Kids Company at an inner London school. She currently works as a Teacher Assistant. She has a Foundation level in NVC (Non-Violent Communication).
Andrea has a BSc in Psychology with an MA in Psychosocial Interventions. She has worked extensively with children and teenagers from vulnerable backgrounds with mental disabilities in Argentina, USA and Spain. Part of her practice as a psychologist has been to encourage positive personal development and communication skills for kids. She attended and completed two workshops on Positive Discipline. She’s currently an active volunteer at Refugee Youth. She has a Foundation level in NVC (Non-Violent Communication).
Oh Art! offers a space where children can enjoy self-led exploration and learning through their creative process, while developing physical, social and emotional skills.
Oh Art! is a place where parents can practice skilful, clear and positive communication with their children.
Oh Art! is inspired by the work of Bruno Munari and informed by Non Violent Communication and Positive Discipline.
Oh Art! is a place to enjoy, to connect, to explore.
Looking forward to hearing from you!
Kiki, co-founder of Oh Art!