Graffiti, Street Art, and Hip Hop Classes
ART OF GRAFFITI 1.0
Explore the visual side of the freedom of speech through graffiti and street art lead by our expert teachers. This class covers the rich local and international history and differences of graffiti and street art through an engaging presentation and mural walking tour. Our hands on practices at the base of the culture include spray paint practice, cutting and spray painting a premade stencil design, and letterstyles practice with graffiti marker tagging. This is an intro class and each student makes their own unique graffiti/street art takeaway piece on a 12” x 12” canvas.
DA' BODE CHARACTER AND COMICS CLASS
Lead by comic artist, writer, muralist, and tattoo artist Mark Bode, this class uses as a base, examples of his art, while students are engaged by drawing alongside Mark, line for line. Mark's father, Vaughn Bode, birthed some of the most iconic characters in contemporary street and pop art and in this class, Mark shares his inspiring experiences and energy to encourage students to create their own characters. Whether you're a part time doodler or a skilled craftsman, you will walk away with some amazing character creations of your own.