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ADULT CLASSES BY SCHEDULE

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PORTRAIT ART

PORTRAIT ART
with JC English
Course Semester: Spring
Monday 9:30AM - 12:30PM
Ages Adults

Anyone can paint a portrait. Beginners to advanced – no problem. Learn the craft of drawing and painting working from a live, clothed model and using oil paint or drawing media. Become skilled at the fundamentals, such as getting a likeness, crafting good design,  and achieving value unity. We will use a basic flesh palette for a natural, realistic looking portrait. Various painting techniques will be explored such as alla prima, glazing, and imprimatur. People who wish to work from a photo of their choosing are welcome. This class features very individualized instruction.




Fee: $418 / $382 members
Dates: 04/03/17 - 06/05/17
No Class: 04/10/2017 & 05/29/17
Sessions: 8

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CREATING WITH COLLAGE

CREATING WITH COLLAGE
with Nancy Nikkal
Course Semester: Spring
Monday 7:00PM - 9:30PM
Ages Adults

Make a portrait, landscape or abstract collage with everyday materials: fine papers, magazine papers and recycled art. Every project explores color and design, and many projects are inspired by famous contemporary artists. Classes include discussion and tips on how to work with papers, glue and adhesives – especially how to get the surface you want. All tools and glue are provided. The instructor will bring papers and magazines. Students can add their own papers, photos, etc. to make their work truly personal. The class is for artists at all skill levels.

Fee: $361 / $327 members
Dates: 03/27/17 - 05/22/17
Sessions: 9

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OIL PAINTING FOR BEGINNERS

OIL PAINTING FOR BEGINNERS
with Anki King
Course Semester: Spring
Monday 7PM - 9:30PM
Ages Adults

This workshop will give you the confidence to get started expressing yourself in this wonderful medium. We will go over the basics; safety, the brands, the tubes and how to read them, different types of brushes, mediums and thinners. Several ways of using the paint will be demonstrated and tried out. We will look at how to store the paint to make it last, and how to clean brushes. Common expressions like scumbling and glazing will be explained and we will look at some color theory for a complete introduction to painting in oils.

 

Fee: $195 / $177 members
Dates: 05/01/17 - 05/22/17
Sessions: 4

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