Great class to learn how to draw & paint! Develop drawing & painting skills using pencil, charcoal, & paint including oils & acrylic. Assignments include still-life, costume figure & landscape. Instructor provides demos, critiques & art history lectures daily.
Through working on a current piece or project with guidance and insight from the instructor, practice new ways to see and develop your artistic voice and/or technical skills. Learn to discover roadblocks and work through current limitations with an emphasis on fundamentals in your chosen media in painting or drawing. There will be various discussions...
Come discover charcoal! Charcoal is a drawing medium that is well-known for its painterly qualities. Come learn just how fun and reworkable this medium is. We will cover tips, techniques, and surfaces as well as discuss multi-media applications. All levels welcome! Ages 11- Adult. All supplies provided.
A step-by-step guided practice in watercolor techniques, both traditional and new, for students of every level. There will be a strong emphasis on group collaboration and learning together as we develop our skills by actual application of all the fine points of watercolor painting, from composition and color to showing our work. Taught by the chief...
Learn a variety of basic drawing skills from contour and scribble to building volume and shading. Students will experiment with a variety of media including graphite, conte crayon and ink
Monday Jan 22nd, 4pm
Learn techniques of mixing color, building the form, elements of anatomy and proportions to create strong figurative paintings. Students will work on both long and short poses, going from limited to full palette. This instructor is known for having inspiring and interesting set-ups. There may be a model fee included for low number of studen...
Thursday Jan 18th, 9:30am
Anything is Possible…one stroke at a time!®” This is the Zentangle® motto. Zentangle® is a easy-to-learn, relaxing and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. There are no mistakes, no “right” way. Barb is a Zentangle® CZT (Certified Zentangle® Teacher), so each workshop will cover the history, applications,...
Great class for the beginner who is looking to learn how to draw! Develop drawing skills using pencil, charcoal, and pastels. Assignments include still-life, costume figure & landscape. Instructor provides demos, critiques & art history lectures daily. Supply list given at first class.
Thursday Jan 18th, 7pm
This drawing course is designed for beginners and intermediate students who want to get a deeper understanding and practice of traditional drawing concepts such as proportions, shading, perspective, composition, etc. We will work on a variety of projects and from different sources including still life, photographs and life models. For students...
Tuesday Jan 23rd, 1pm
Students will have their choice of working from the model and still life. This is an excellent course for those who are looking to improve their skills. Lectures and demonstrations on drawing, composing and working with color will be presented. This course is for all levels of students. For students under the age of 18, you and your parent/guardian...
Wednesday Jan 17th, 9:30am
Great class to explore expressive painting in acrylics. Learn how paint instinctively with acrylics and explore all the nuances of this wonderful medium to your advantage. Work on visual sensitivity, cultivating technical skills and developing personal view points. This class may be repeated as assignments are designed to meet the needs of all...
Saturday Jan 27th, 4:30pm
The perfect introduction to the world of comic art. Students learn ways to create interesting characters, fundamentals of sequential story telling and the basics of panel layout. Learn what makes good composition along with drawing and inking techniques. This is a great course for students who like comics and want to learn how to draw their own.
Learn to draw and paint like the masters! We'll work from live models to focus on how to draw accurately, build 3-dimensional space with light and shadow, and develop a sophisticated understanding of color. For beginning to professional students. Model fee not included. For students under the age of 18, you and your parent/guardian must obtain...
There’s nothing like the look on someone’s face when they see an incredible portrait of a loved one for the first time! Spend two days learning all about how to paint people and faces. We’ll focus on accurate drawing and “getting a likeness,” color and skin tones, how to paint features, hair and clothes. Study all the intangible qualities...