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THE SPECIAL NEEDS COMMUNITY ART CLUB

Building community through the development, expression, and empowerment of artistic voices.

PROVIDING ART SESSIONS AT

THE SAN FERNANDO VALLEY ARTS & CULTURAL CENTER

An opportunity for our special needs children to learn artistic and social skills which can be generalized into the home and the community.

Sessions starting February 5, 2019

Tuesdays, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Accepting children ages 7-17

6-8 children per session

Drawing, Pastel, and Painting

For information, please call Carol at 818/371-1724

The Meetup organizer, Carol Venuti, M.Ed., has been both a public and private school teacher of general education and art for over fifteen years. Carol has a Bachelors Degree in Art and a Masters Degree in Special Education. She has written curricula for religious institutions and special needs social skills groups. Her background includes behavioral interventionist work for children on the autism spectrum. For the past five years, Carol has worked as teacher and Program Director for a major art studio. Currently, she offers art lessons for special needs adults and children.

Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education, Professional Membership, Special Education

Organizer of The Chatsworth Plein Air Painters.

Website: carolvenutiart.vpweb.com

Upcoming events (5+)

Fun With Drawing and Pastels for Children!

San Fernando Valley Arts & Cultural Center

Special Needs Art Club Members will meet and create! Please bring: 1- Strathmore, 300 Series, 14 x 17 inch Sketch Pad, fine tooth surface. 1- Prismacolor Nupastel Firm Pastel Color Sticks Set, 12 or 24 count. Charcoal Pencils and Kneaded Erasers will be provided. Please call Carol at[masked] for more information. Parking is in the rear fenced lot.

Fun With Drawing and Pastels for Children!

San Fernando Valley Arts & Cultural Center

Details Special Needs Art Club Members will meet and create! Please bring: 1- Strathmore, 300 Series, 14 x 17 inch Sketch Pad, fine tooth surface. 1- Prismacolor Nupastel Firm Pastel Color Sticks Set, 12 or 24 count. Charcoal Pencils and Kneaded Erasers will be provided. Please call Carol at[masked] for more information. Parking is in the rear fenced lot.

Fun with Drawing & Pastels for Adults!

Nantucket Creek Senior Apartments

Special Needs Art Club Adult Members will meet and create! Please bring: 1- Strathmore, 300 Series, 14 x 17 inch Sketch Pad, fine tooth surface. 1- Prismacolor Nupastel Firm Pastel Color Sticks Set, 12 or 24 count. Charcoal Pencils and Kneaded Erasers will be provided. Please call Carol at[masked] for more information.

Fun with Drawing & Pastels for Adults!

Nantucket Creek Senior Apartments

Special Needs Art Club Adult Members will meet and create! Welcome to interested artists and those wishing to explore the arts. Join us for a relaxing afternoon of sketching and pastels. No pressure, only fun and friendship. You are welcome to bring your own materials: check out the list below. Or, you may try out the art supplies provided at the first meetup. The first session you attend is free. If you decide the club is for you, the membership fee is $15 per person for each session going forward. Members may bring a friend and pay half for that class. Materials List: 1- Strathmore, 300 Series, 14 x 17 inch Sketch Pad, fine tooth surface. 1- Prismacolor Nupastel Firm Pastel Color Sticks Set, 12 or 24 count. Charcoal Pencils and Kneaded Erasers will be provided. Please call Carol at[masked] with any questions and for more information. I look forward to meeting you all!

Past events (13)

Fun With Drawing and Pastels!

San Fernando Valley Arts & Cultural Center