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Tips on Drawing Portraits

When you are drawing a portrait, there are specific artistic practices to keep in mind that can help make it easier.

Benefits of Clay Art for Kids

It is not secret that children benefit from art, and different forms of art offer children different benefits. If you are hoping to feed your child’s need for creative stimulation, consider enrolling them into a clay art class. The Enjoyment of Sensory Experience Through clay manipulation, children are taught to have full control from start… Read More

Learn About Digital Art with Two Special Sessions

To be an artist in modern times requires you to have both creativity and technical skills. Graphic design is all done digitally, so while you may have the precise eye of Rembrandt, you’ll need to have skill with some photo editing or digital illustration software to execute your vision like the pros! Fortunately for you,… Read More

Spring Into Art During Spring Break Workshops

Hunakai Studio of Fine Arts is kicking off spring with some amazing special sessions. Southern New England is a beautiful place to be during the spring, and if your April recess plans are staying closer to home, it’s a perfect time to take advantage of the time off to immerse yourself in art. Check out… Read More

Summer Session 2017: Classes for Kids

It may not seem like summer is around the corner, but it’ll be here before you know it! That means that now’s the time to start making plans for your children during those long months out of school. We know it can be a little bit boring for them sometimes without having school and their… Read More

Create Unique Art from the Wizarding World During Winter Break

It’s hard to believe that February is already upon us, and lots of schools are already looking ahead to winter break! If you haven’t had a chance to plan out some fun activities for the month, don’t worry. Hunakai Studio of Art is offering a winter break workshop from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb…. Read More

Get Your Holiday Gifts on Dec. 10

We’ve all been there before: searching around endlessly in store after store trying to find a gift for that hard-to-shop-for someone on your holiday gift list. If this sounds like you, Hunakai Studio of Fine Arts might be able to help. This Saturday, Dec. 10, we will be holding our Holiday Gift Shop and Fundraiser… Read More

Art and Society – How Creativity Impacts Culture

A beautiful form of personal expression, art allows us to view our world and experiences through the lens of unique multiple media forms. Paintings, photographs, models, sculptures, chalks and more give us a space for creativity and positive stress relief, cultivating new feelings and emotions within us. Similarly, art impacts and reflects our society and… Read More

Help Ease Back-to-School Jitters with Art

Now that the kids are back in school, nerves and emotions run high as new worries and stressors come into play. From tackling homework assignments and worrying about who they will sit by at lunch, to getting used to new teachers, students and experiences, going back to school proves to be a difficult time that… Read More

Still Time to Register Before Classes Begin

As August draws to a close, students of all ages will be heading back to school for another year of learning. We here at Hunakai Studio of Fine Art are also ready for another round of classes, with the fall semester kicking off Sept. 12th. These classes are open to artists of all ages who… Read More