Painting

The class focuses on various foundation skills for painting in a creative atmosphere. Learn how to get started, setup 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.

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Day of the Week
Class Time
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Fee

  • Start Date: Apr 24, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Vicki Siegel
    Fee: $188.00

Explore using acrylic paint 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 on 6/5.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: May 29, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 8:30 pm
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Vicki Siegel
    Fee: $150.00
  • Start Date: Jul 3, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 8:30 pm
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Vicki Siegel
    Fee: $180.00

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 foundation steps towards creating a satisfying work of art. For the convenience of beginning students, all materials are provided for a $60 material fee. This includes all paints, brushes, and canvas.

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Class Time
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Instructor
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  • Start Date: Apr 24, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Beth Sloat
    Fee: $188.00

Gain experience with specific techniques to strengthen and advance your painting skills. Learn to develop your use of color, value, and temperature. Discover ways to easily identify, correct, and avoid common mistakes to bring your painting to the next level. Enjoy an encouraging and exciting studio environment with helpful discussions and individual critiques. Students may choose to participate in exercises related to each a particular lesson or select their own subject matter for painting.

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Class Time
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  • Start Date: Apr 23, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jane McIntyre
    Fee: $225.00

Painting skills, creating effective composition, and learning to ?see? and understand what makes engaging art is the core of this class. Students can 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 choosing appropriate color palettes and materials to support your ideas. Explore painting and glazing techniques, traditional brushwork, palette knife, and alternative painting methods. For those choosing to ?mix it up,? explore the integration of textures, found materials, and unusual objects. Your studio experience is supported with personal attention, critiques, and reference to works of traditional and contemporary masters.

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Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: May 29, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 pm
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Miles Laventhall
    Fee: $225.00
  • Start Date: Jul 3, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 pm
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Miles Laventhall
    Fee: $270.00
  • Start Date: May 30, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 9 am - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Miles Laventhall
    Fee: $225.00
  • Start Date: Jul 11, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 9 am - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Miles Laventhall
    Fee: $225.00
  • Start Date: May 30, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 pm
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Miles Laventhall
    Fee: $225.00
  • Start Date: Jul 11, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 pm
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Miles Laventhall
    Fee: $225.00

Painting skills, creating effective composition, and learning to 'see' and understand what makes engaging art is the core of this class. Students can 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 choosing appropriate color palettes and materials to support your ideas. Explore painting and glazing techniques, traditional brushwork, palette knife, and alternative painting methods. For those choosing to 'mix it up,' explore the integration of textures, found materials, and unusual objects. Your studio experience is supported with personal attention, critiques, and reference to works of traditional and contemporary masters.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Apr 24, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Miles Laventhall
    Fee: $225.00
  • Start Date: Apr 25, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Miles Laventhall
    Fee: $225.00
  • Start Date: Apr 25, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Miles Laventhall
    Fee: $225.00

Learn the techniques of painting in pastel, color theory, composition, perspective, and shadow patterns. This class is designed for students to extend their range of skills.

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Class Time
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Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Apr 25, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Lorrie Turner
    Fee: $225.00

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 foundation steps towards creating four different paintings per term. For the convenience of beginning students, all materials are provided for a $40 material fee. This includes all paints, brushes, and canvas.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: May 29, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 pm
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Beth Sloat
    Fee: $188.00
  • Start Date: Jul 3, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 pm
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Beth Sloat
    Fee: $225.00
  • Start Date: Jun 1, 2019
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10 am - 12:30 pm
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Beth Sloat
    Fee: $188.00
  • Start Date: Jul 6, 2019
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10 am - 12:30 pm
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Beth Sloat
    Fee: $225.00

Learn the techniques and procedures of painting in acrylics or oils as you paint from still-life setups or from photographs. Develop skills in observation and learn to paint form to create depth and a sense of light. Learn skills in drawing, composition, mixing color, and paint application. Individual guidance and group demonstrations guide students to confidently apply new skills in creating art works in the style of your choice. No Class July 22

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jun 3, 2019
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 am - NOON
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Jane McIntyre
    Fee: $180.00
  • Start Date: Jul 1, 2019
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 am - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jane McIntyre
    Fee: $225.00

Discover how to capture any subject in oil or acrylic paint. Experience the excitement of bringing your painting talents to the next level. Demonstrations and individual attention address how to effectively use light, color, composition and brushwork. In group discussions, learn how to avoid common errors and other techniques. Confidently apply your new skills to create paintings you truly love - in your favorite style from representational to impressionistic.

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Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Apr 23, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jane McIntyre
    Fee: $225.00

Explore contemporary painting techniques, composition and color through individual assistance and instructor demonstrations. From traditional brushwork to cutting edge mixed media techniques, pours and skins, you will develop your own style. Acrylics are preferred, but oils are welcome.

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Class Time
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Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Apr 24, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Vicki Siegel
    Fee: $225.00

Working from your own photographs or iPad images, learn drawing and color mixing skills to obtain accurate proportions using oil paint. Animal anatomy, paint handling, and the use of light will be discussed. Clear instruction is given through demonstrations and one-on-one guidance. Students learn the advantages of painting with oils to create lifelike portraits of their pets.

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Class Time
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Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Apr 23, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 9 - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Renee Plevy
    Fee: $225.00

Working from your own photographs or iPad images, learn drawing and color mixing skills to obtain accurate proportions and skin tones. Explore paint handling, the use of light, and composition to create dynamic portraits. Instruction is given through demonstrations and one-on-one guidance. Students may work in the medium of their choice. (live model for one session)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Apr 23, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Renee Plevy
    Fee: $225.00