Class Descriptions

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11/25/2014      The Draped Figure

Living Social or other promotional deals cannot be used on drop-in sessions.

No instructor, just space to come, create, and be inspired by fellow artists. Draw or paint from live models in a variety of costumes and settings.

Call office 506-0137 for more information.

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11/29/2014      Mixed-Media Intensives 3

A continuous series of mixed-media, independent workshops designed to enable expanded vistas in art practice through use of diverse materials and techniques in an interactive environment that encourages exploration and experimentation toward the development of new work and new perspectives. Artists at all levels of experience are welcome.

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12/4/2014      Portrait and the Figure

Develop your own style of painting the figure! If you are interested in painting portraits or figures, working from 'life'; is essential. The nuances of light, reflections and shadows on the form are defining and inspirational. You will receive individualized instruction in composition, color, proportions and the use of your read more »

12/5/2014      Acrylic Painting

Bring your art supplies and paint for this complete art course in acrylic painting. Improve skills in stippling, dry brush, washes, scumbling, as well as completing class projects of traditional landscape.

COMPOSITION: Use of effective shapes, vanishing points, warm and cool colors and perspective. Learn to paint sunsets, skies, and read more »

12/6/2014      Encaustic Collograph Printmaking

Encaustic Collagraph is a printmaking class where the printing plate is made by painting encaustic medium (beeswax and damar resin) onto an acrylic panel. The wax-based plate is then inked and printed onto paper. The encaustic collagraph process is very immediate and produces wonderful tonal details. Each student will receive read more »