Painting

This class is for painters with a solid foundation in abstract painting that are interested in being challenged to experiment and grow in new ways. Individual critiques, group discussion, and assignment are integral to this studio for students to develop their own style and body of work.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jan 11, 2019
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jacalyn Gmoch
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Mar 8, 2019
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Jacalyn Gmoch
    Fee: $270.00
  • Start Date: Apr 26, 2019
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jacalyn Gmoch
    Fee: $225.00

Explore how to use color, texture, and gesture to create expressive abstract paintings or mixed media compositions. Learn how to 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.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jan 11, 2019
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jacalyn Gmoch
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Mar 8, 2019
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Jacalyn Gmoch
    Fee: $225.00
  • Start Date: Apr 26, 2019
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jacalyn Gmoch
    Fee: $180.00

Alla prima refers to completing a painting all in one sitting. Participants 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.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Ralph Papa
    Fee: $150.00
  • Start Date: Feb 5, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Ralph Papa
    Fee: $150.00
  • Start Date: Mar 5, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Ralph Papa
    Fee: $150.00
  • Start Date: Apr 2, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 3
    Instructor: Ralph Papa
    Fee: $113.00
  • Start Date: Apr 25, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Ralph Papa
    Fee: $188.00

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. Students benefit from individual attention, demonstrations, and supportive critiques. Direction is tailored to student abilities and artistic goals.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jan 10, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Carla Golembe
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Mar 7, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Carla Golembe
    Fee: $315.00
  • Start Date: Apr 25, 2019
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Carla Golembe
    Fee: $225.00
  • Start Date: Jan 12, 2019
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Carla Golembe
    Fee: $300.00
  • Start Date: Mar 9, 2019
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Carla Golembe
    Fee: $225.00
  • Start Date: Apr 27, 2019
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Carla Golembe
    Fee: $188.00

This class for beginners aims to provide a foundation in drawing, color, and composition through specific, hands-on exercises each session. In paint mixing exercises, discover the properties of color, hue, value, intensity, and how to create color harmonies and interactions. Explore how to use line, shape, and positive/negative space to create balanced composition. The fun learning exercises prepare students to confidently move into any painting clas. Painting students who want a refresher on the basics are welcome.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jan 12, 2019
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Carla Golembe
    Fee: $150.00

Discover the ease and versatility of acrylic paints. In the first project, students learn skills in drawing, color mixing, and paint application while painting from a still-life. For subsequent projects the instructor works with each student to develop their artistic skills.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2019
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Roumen Boudev
    Fee: $225.00
  • Start Date: Mar 4, 2019
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Roumen Boudev
    Fee: $263.00
  • Start Date: Apr 22, 2019
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Roumen Boudev
    Fee: $188.00

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.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Vicki Siegel
    Fee: $300.00
  • Start Date: Mar 6, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 7
    Instructor: Vicki Siegel
    Fee: $263.00
  • Start Date: Apr 24, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Vicki Siegel
    Fee: $188.00

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.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Beth Sloat
    Fee: $300.00