Adults / 14 and Up
This class is for adults new or returning to drawing. This class will focus on skills to train the eye and hand to transfer imagery from the real world to the page. In-class activities offer techniques that pay attention to each student's area of strength and struggle. This class is open to beginners as well as all levels of experience. Min 5/Max 12
Fundamentals of Oil Painting
Adults / 14+
This class will introduce the basics of painting with oil paints. Students will learn about the basic tools, chemistry, and control of the paint with fundamental exercises that are of value to beginning and experienced artists alike. Learn how to develop paintings incorporating lessons in composition, focus and color. Basic supplies will be provided. Note: A familiarity with drawing skills is recommended but not required.
Ages 14 - Adult
Using various subject models and techniques, students will explore non-representational painting techniques. The course will concentrate on expressive interpretations of the human figure, still life, nature, color and form, as well as study various contemporary and historical abstract artists as they apply to the week's project. All levels welcome.