At Myart, our
students not only learn how to draw and paint, they develop
creative problem solving skills and confidence in themselves.
Our non-competitive environment supports learning and creativity
in our students and is based on key beliefs that help to
eliminate negative and worrisome feelings about their drawing
skills. Some of these key beliefs are:
Drawing is a teachable skill at which everyone can be
Our guided Zionsville and Indianapolis art lessons for adults and kids show students how to break down a subject
into basic art fundamentals of line, shape, color and
design. Students acquire the skills and knowledge of how to
draw whatever they choose, and through practice they can perfect
don't have to wait to grow up to be an artist.
adult artists have attempted to capture a childlike essence
or energy in their art. They are inspired by the children's
free use of color, shape, symbols, etc. This simple truth
speaks to the importance and validity of children's artwork.
are no mistakes. Each attempt in drawing is a
stepping-stone to achieving a final result.
an undesirable line is made, the artist is given more
information about his/her drawing. It doesn't necessarily
mean the artwork is doomed and/or ruined. Now that they know
what they don't want, students are encouraged to make a
different line to figure out what they do want. This process
can often invoke a new creative approach or inspiration that
otherwise may not have been discovered if the artwork was
simply crumpled and thrown away.
isn't a better or best. Each piece is simply
Van Gogh are two famous artists with very different styles.
One artist is not better than the other. Although a personal
opinion might favor one artist over the other, it doesn't
make one a good artist and the other bad. They are simply
two different artists. At Myart art studio, we teach our students to
respect the artwork of fellow artists/students and how to
learn to appreciate the similarities and differences in
- It is
OK to be inspired by another artist. It is a
common practice in the realms of higher education for
artists to study the line drawings of Durer by drawing his
drawings, or to study the paint strokes, or color palette of
another artist by attempting to duplicate their works. This
process is considered a valid and important learning tool.
Creating an original piece of artwork is a wonderful goal to
have, but difficult to do if one doesn't have enough
information about how to do it or the art skills to execute the
knowledge. At Myart art studio, everyone is given
enough structure to be successful and enough freedom to be