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WORKSHOPS

Using still lifes as subjects, students will explore basic color usage, brushes, and paper. We will experiment with gradient washes, sponging, scratching, dry brushing, masking, wet-on-wet and more. The Basic session will make you comfortable using this medium and enjoy the flow of color. Some drawing ability is helpful. (Bring lunch for a half hour break.)

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  • Start Date: Feb 23, 2020
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Janet Onofrey
    Fee: $165.00

Did you always want to paint, but were unsure about your skills with a brush? Instructor, Genie Appel-Cohen will show you all the techniques to create your own art masterpieces. In this not-to-be-missed workshop, you will learn blending, build-up, and scrape down techniques. We will cover simple color theory and composition. Create the art that's in your heart, with oil pastels! Materials included. 45 minute break for lunch.

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  • Start Date: Feb 21, 2020
    Day of the Week: Friday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen
    Fee: $165.00

Experience painting with the medium of the masters while applying contemporary attitudes, methods and non-toxic mediums. Learn to set up your palette, mix colors and apply values, with emphasis on using your brush to make strong meaningful stokes.

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  • Start Date: Mar 15, 2020
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Beth Sloat
    Fee: $175.00

From Michelangelo to Mapplethorpe, works of art have been banned by both religious groups and the law. Many formerly taboo subjects now seem quaint. This workshop explores the history of censorship (both political and sexual) and its contemporary manifestations in an open forum with everyone encouraged to share their views.

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  • Start Date: Mar 15, 2020
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 1 - 3 PM
    Weeks: 1/2 day
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $15.00

Learn how to paint the anatomical structure of the human form while properly mixing the skin tones and applying the principles of color theory. Emphasis is placed on the properties of color, cool and warm color variations, and representing textures. Our objective is to complete a finished figure painting study, while exploring the traditional old masters' painting methods and techniques.

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  • Start Date: Feb 23, 2020
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 3 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Roumen Boudev
    Fee: $150.00

Learn the fundamentals of 1, 2, and 3-point perspective while drawing still life, interior and outdoor environments with buildings. Applying the rules of perspective in cityscapes and architectural details, properly using tonal value, light sources, and cast shadows. Discover the principles and techniques of atmospheric perspective that enhances distance. Students will complete the projects using pencil, ink, and/or charcoal.

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  • Start Date: Mar 15, 2020
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Roumen Boudev
    Fee: $165.00

In this 2 hour presentation of slides and demos, Ralph Papa will cover the impact that Vincent Van Gogh's letters have had on him personally as well as on the world at large. Through images of selected letters, drawings and paintings, Papa will provide a personal understanding and insight into the mind and work of Van Gogh as if he himself were sitting beside us.

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  • Start Date: Feb 23, 2020
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 2 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1/2 day
    Instructor: Ralph Papa
    Fee: $40.00
  • Start Date: Feb 23, 2020
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 10 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 1/2 day
    Instructor: Ralph Papa
    Fee: $40.00

Achieve greater control over your color mixing. Using values, complimentary colors, and neutral greys you will find that perfect color you are seeking when you are painting. We will be training your artists eye to better discern the color we are actually seeing, and introduce a foolproof way of reproducing it on canvas.

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  • Start Date: Mar 15, 2020
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Renee Plevy
    Fee: $150.00

As artists, we often turn inward to explore and develop our own artistic vision. Workshop instructor, Genie Appel-Cohen, has been a practicing Buddhist, an art teacher, and an award winning artist for over 25 years. In this inspirational workshop, music, guided meditation and examples of artistic imagery, helps artist to explore and define their own artistic vision. Materials included. Bring your lunch.

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  • Start Date: Mar 13, 2020
    Day of the Week: Friday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 3 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen
    Fee: $100.00

Create unique and beautiful floral blossoms using a variety of materials including watercolors and acrylics. No artistic painting experience required.

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  • Start Date: Feb 23, 2020
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 1/2 day
    Instructor: Jacalyn Gmoch
    Fee: $110.00

This workshop is a fun one-day session creating beautiful and fast monotype prints. We will use Acrylics on Gelli plates to create realistic or abstract artistic works. Learn how to ink the plates, paint on the plates and print from the plates using unique materials and techniques. Absolutely no artistic painting experience is required for the class. Student will leave with amazing prints that can stand alone or be incorporated into other art works.

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  • Start Date: Mar 15, 2020
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 1/2 day
    Instructor: Jacalyn Gmoch
    Fee: $110.00

Using a live nude model students will develop a single composition from 3 to 4 poses. The emphasis will be on how to put these poses together using the same model to form a composition. Large format permitted but not require. All mediums accepted. (Bring lunch for an hour break.)

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  • Start Date: Feb 23, 2020
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Barbara Wasserman
    Fee: $165.00

Take your drawings to a new place with water soluble graphite, watercolor pencils, and/or Inktense pencils and aqua brushes. Learn to use color selectively and with restraint for maximum effect. Graphite pencils, erasers, bristol paper and aqua brushes will be included. Color pencils will be available.

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  • Start Date: Feb 23, 2020
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Beth Sloat
    Fee: $150.00

Explore the techniques and colors of landscapes, buildings, clouds, and water scenes using watercolor. Experiment with gradient washes, sponging, scratching, dry brushing, masking, wet-on-wet, and more. Some previous watercolor experience very helpful. (Bring lunch for a one half hour break.)

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  • Start Date: Mar 15, 2020
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Janet Onofrey
    Fee: $165.00