Did you attend a painting party and now have an interest in developing your skills further? In this introductory course, learn the theory and practice of acrylic painting. Explore color mixing, the color wheel, values, and basic color theory and principles. Complete your first painting using a monochromatic color scheme. By the time you have completed this course, you will have developed the skills and knowledge to continue on in your learning of how to paint with acrylics. A $30 cash materials fee is payable to the instructor for all supplies needed.
Your creative spirit will bloom while exploring this lovely and delicate art form. Spontaneous and brilliant, watercolors are MAGIC! Some mixed media and metallic included along with color wheel value scale and color theory. We will incorporate gratitude journaling and modern brush calligraphy. No experience required, materials not included. Supply list: your favorite watercolors and brushes, 9X12 watercolor paper (cold press), pencil, eraser, water container, and paper towels.
This course springboards from “Drawing Charcoal Portraits: Step by Step” and will take your drawing skills to the next level. Classwork will include exploration of different approaches to drawing and the study of facial features/facial expressions from different perspectives. There will be practice time to explore and develop your unique drawing style. You will have the option to work from your own reference photos for the final project. Classes are suitable for the intermediate student. Let’s have fun drawing people! $10 for instructional resources; Students will need a no.2 pencil and sketchbook for the first class. A supply list will be given out the first session.
This class explores the basics of Gothic Script then progresses to the variation called French Bâtarde. The Gothic Script is a style of calligraphy used for manuscript books and documents in Europe - especially in German-Speaking countries - from the 12th century to the 20th century. Today, this script is used for fun with gothic themes. Gothic Calligraphy is perfect for fall party invitations and decorations! Ages 16 and up. A cash supply fee of $20 can be paid to the instructor on the first day of class.
This class focuses on drawing landscapes, pencil techniques, and artist tips and tricks. You’ll be surprised with what you can do and love the results! All experience levels welcome. A supply list will be provided. A fee of $3 is payable to instructor at start of class for take-home resources.
Have fun with fall and winter scenes of pumpkins, turkeys, and more in mixed medias (pencil, ink, paint, etc.) All experience levels welcome. A supply list will be provided. A fee of $3 is payable to instructor at start of class for take-home resources.
Color pencils can be used to create rich, blended colors. We’ll work with nature scenes to discover patterns and contrasts as well as learn to blend with color pencils. All experience levels welcome. A supply list will be provided. A fee of $3 is payable to instructor at start of class for take-home resources.
Do you think drawing might be for you? Come experience this “no pressure”, easy-to-follow art instruction. You’ll create a drawing with shading and other pencil techniques. All experience levels welcome. A supply list will be provided.
Supply fee of $3 payable to instructor at the start of class for take-home resources.