Children can reveal an artistic temperament at a young age by spattering ice cream on white tablecloths and denying that a pacifier is a pacifier. Encourage an early brush with greatness with this Groupon.
$30 for Two Children's Art Workshops (Up to $71.10 Value)
During classes at 4Cats Arts Studio's Kingston location, up to eight children between 2 and 15 years old unleash their creativity by making art. Hands-on art workshops typically take place on Fridays and focus on projects such as sculpting a family of baby chicks and a mama chicken out of polymer clay, sewing a stuffed bunny doll, or composing a My Pet portrait.
4Cats Arts Studio
In 2005, Joey Simon began 4Cats Arts Studio in the basement of her historic Victoria Island home after discovering a natural passion for inspiring children after years spent nurturing the creative gifts of her son. Today, more than 60 studios across North America bear the 4Cats moniker, named for a Barcelona café frequented by Pablo Picasso and his bizarrely shaped contemporaries. The life and work of influential artists such as [Andy Warhol] (http://gr.pn/w2PaKy) act as a springboard for schooling students on Pop art’s screen printing and ink blot techniques, and students in Edgar Degas workshops yield "movement paintings" with acrylics, pastels, charcoal, and chalk. Birthday parties for children and events for adults can blend abstract paint-splattering, rousing instruction, and lively debates on what makes a pipe truly a pipe.