Programs - Extended Projects

Learning Through Designs - Paint a Mural with Ali Khodakarami

Suitable for all ages. Timelines, materials, material costs and what the school/artist should supply is to be discussed.

Grade Suitability:

K-12

Maximum Class Size:

15 students

Time Required:

To be determined by project and age

Material Cost:

To be determined by project

Language of Instruction:

English

Communities:

Carcross, Teslin, Dawson City, Old Crow, Whitehorse

Availability:

Year round

Ali Khodakarami

I have been in an experiment with visual arts for about 18 years. I’ve always used art as an element to crystallize my thoughts, as a healthy escape from unfortunate realities, to meditate, etc. Art has been a motivating factor to study more, gain ideas and perspectives from different individuals and different times, and to earn the inspiration it takes to create a body of work. My start came through calligraphy and drawing. Later I was exposed to different mediums such as watercolour, acrylic, spray paint (murals), wood and clay. What art has brought to me is a gift and I would like to express my appreciation through sharing with children of all ages - the good its done for me will live on through generations. What better than a mural to start with?

Contact: 867-633-6186

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