• You Can Help Your Child Enhance and Continue to Develop Art Skills at Home!
     
    Op Art

     -Make sure he/she has paper, pencils, crayons, scissors, glue, markers, colored pencils, watercolor paint and other basic art supplies at home.

    -Encourage your child to create projects and art for special ocassions, as gifts for relatives, and in celebration of your family, culture, or holidays.

    -Work with your child on weekend projects.

    -Make connections with local summer, after school, Saturday, or other programs that are connected to the arts.

    -Keep a sketchbook or portfolio of your child's artwork.  The portfolio can be purchased from a local art supply store or created from poster board or a folder.
     
    -Enter your child's artwork in local fairs and competitions. 
      
Last Modified on September 12, 2014