Parents and Guardians!
Hoboken artist and teacher Sheri Alimonda is offering a workshop for Explore 2000 Middle School parents and children; the first to take place on April 22 at 7:30. The parent workshop will be entitled “How to Teach Your Child the Love of Art" - a PowerPoint presentation illustrating the positive aspects of art.
A follow-up workshop for the students "Why Does the Mona Lisa Smile?" will be provided in the near future (date to be announced after NJASK Testing).
Please RSVP by April 19th to reserve your seat at our April 22nd Parent Connection Workshop J 201.631.6396
Sheri Alimonda is a professionally trained portrait artist and teacher who loves sharing her knowledge of art with others. Her training began at age 12 at the ArtSchool of Oil Painting, where she learned the old master techniques she uses in her work and teaches her students today. Sheri has painted live at the Museum of TV and Radio in Beverly Hills, the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, and while painting live at the NY Art Expo was discovered and nominated for the first ever “Academy Awards” for art, the ArtTV Awards. She has been a guest speaker aboard Royal Caribbean and Celebrity Cruise Ships as well as in Europe aboard Oriental Lines. She has appeared on numerous TV shows including Good Day New York.
Calmady image is a reproduction painted at age 14, this is the style Ms Alimonda teaches, and yes! Kids can do it!