Painting

Explore painting techniques, composition, color, and creative expression in an upbeat and encouraging atmosphere. Learn brushwork, layering, and color mixing techniques and apply them to express yourself in paint. Projects are suggested to those seeking guidance. Benefit from individual attention, demonstrations, and supportive critiques. Direction is tailored to student abilities and artistic goals. No class 11/30/19, 12/17/19, 12/21/19, 5/23/20.

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  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Carla Golembe
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 11, 2020
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Carla Golembe
    Fee: $300.00

Alla prima refers to completing a painting all in one sitting. Work with a limited color palette to create a landscape, still-life, or portrait in the space of each class session. The goal of the class is to learn drawing and painting techniques without laboring over every small detail. Each class is a learning exercise in composition, color mixing, and harmonies. Learning is maximized through demonstrations as well as individual attention for each student.

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  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Ralph Papa
    Fee: $150.00

Continue learning advanced methods and techniques while focusing on an individual approach and style. Working in either representational or non-representational styles, use techniques such as glazing, direct paint, and impasto. Course emphasizes the interaction of color and form, the rules of composition, developing a personal palette, and individual expression.

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  • Start Date: Jan 11, 2020
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Roumen Boudev
    Fee: $360.00

Discover the excitement of creativity as you learn the art of combining a variety of materials and art processes such as painting, printmaking, and collage to create unique works of art. Create your own authentic materials to use in your art, whether realistic or abstract, whimsical or serious, personal or universal. In an atmosphere of experimentation and guided instruction, new discoveries will inspire you to express yourself as you develop your own unique style.

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  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 9 - 11:30 AM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jacalyn Gmoch
    Fee: $300.00
  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jacalyn Gmoch
    Fee: $300.00

Take your brush for a walk? This course is perfect for flushing out and consolidating aspects of your artwork that are in need of deeper study - from Realism to Abstract. Find creative solutions to those seemingly complicated and intractable issues ? those creative doodles/conundrums with fresh looks at materials, mediums, color theory, and perspective, among other tools. Explore, exploit, and interpret combinations of artwork by dialing through and contemporizing techniques, insights, and energy from Impressionism, Expressionism, Surrealism, and Mixed-Media.

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  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Peter Pereira
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 11, 2020
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Peter Pereira
    Fee: $360.00

The class focuses on various foundation skills for painting in a creative atmosphere. Learn how to get started, set up a palette, and mix color, brushwork, wet-on-wet, wet-on-dry, glazing, layering, texture, and how to use gels and mediums. The class will work from both a set up and instructor photographs until you develop your own ideas as your painting skills improve. No class 11/27/19.

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  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Vicki Siegel
    Fee: $300.00

Learn hyper realistic techniques in the process of creating your unique painting from high resolution photographic references, based on the old masters? methods. Achieve maximum precision of detail and texture through processes such as glazing, blending, and layering. Explore composition, space, color theory, light, tonal value, linear and atmospheric perspective, and design principles.

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  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Roumen Boudev
    Fee: $300.00

Painting skills, creating effective composition, and learning to ?see? and understand what makes engaging art is the core of this class. Study art that defines and interprets the intricacies of form in a realistic, traditional manner, or create work that allows form to find itself through more immediate, experimental abstraction. Essential studies include accurate color mixing and appropriate color palettes with materials to support your ideas. Explore painting and glazing techniques, traditional brushwork, palette knife, and alternative painting methods. You may also choose to explore the integration of textures, found materials, and unusual objects. Studio experience is supported with personal attention and critiques.

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  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Miles Laventhall
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Miles Laventhall
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Miles Laventhall
    Fee: $360.00

Discover the ease and versatility of acrylic paints. In the first project, learn skills in drawing, color mixing, basic color theory, and paint application while painting from a still life. For subsequent projects, such as landscapes or portraits, the instructor works with each student to develop their artistic skills and personal approach.

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  • Start Date: Jan 6, 2020
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Roumen Boudev
    Fee: $300.00

Learn the techniques and advantages of painting in oils. In the first project, students learn skills in drawing, color mixing, and paint application while painting from a still-life. You will be guided through the steps towards creating a satisfying work of art. For the convenience of beginning students, all materials are provided.

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  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:00 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Beth Sloat
    Fee: $300.00

Strengthen your painting skills! Enjoy the excitement of expanding your skills as you capture any subject in oil or acrylic paint. Specific lessons and demonstrations are coupled with individual attention to effectively use light, color, composition, and brushwork as well as learn how to avoid common painting errors. There is plenty of time to practice your new skills and create paintings you truly love. All levels and styles welcome. No class 4/15/20.

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  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Diane Reeves
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Diane Reeves
    Fee: $360.00

Masters' Studio presents an opportunity for advanced painting, drawing, sculpture, collage, or mixed media artists to work in a concentrated program for pursuing proficiency consistent with graduate level study. Whether your goals are private, for your own personal growth, or for winning public and private commissions and finding professional representation, studying in Masters' Studio is more than a recognition of past work. We are dedicated to achieving a new personal best and working together toward concrete goals to make this an ideal environment for inspired art to occur...welcome! Students must be prequalified by the instructor.

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  • Start Date: Jan 6, 2020
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Miles Laventhall
    Fee: $420.00
  • Start Date: Jan 6, 2020
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Miles Laventhall
    Fee: $420.00
  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Miles Laventhall
    Fee: $420.00
  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Miles Laventhall
    Fee: $420.00
  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Miles Laventhall
    Fee: $420.00

Explore how to use color, texture, and gesture to create expressive abstract paintings or mixed media compositions. Selectively use a myriad of acrylic gels, translucent glazes, pours, and molding paste as well as iridescent colors. This class is inspirational, encouraging, and explorative. Bring your biggest brushes and expect lots of fun and action! Course 3.04 has no class 5/20/20.

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  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jacalyn Gmoch
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Eydi Lampasona
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 10, 2020
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jacalyn Gmoch
    Fee: $360.00