Painting

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.

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  • Start Date: Jun 4, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Jane McIntyre
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Jul 2, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jane McIntyre
    Fee: $210.00

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)

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  • Start Date: Jul 5, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Pavel Ouporov
    Fee: $250.00

Working from your own photographs, learn drawing and color mixing skills to obtain accurate proportions and skin tones. Cranial 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. (live model for one session)

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  • Start Date: Jul 3, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9:00 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Renee Plevy
    Fee: $175.00

Beyond simply recording an image, learn techniques that will make your realistic or representational paintings outstanding. Explore a variety of classic and contemporary techniques that can be effective in any painting style: underpainting, glazing, scumbling, impasto, or direct painting. Working from life or photographic references, students learn to employ these techniques in the medium of their choice: oil, egg tempera, or acrylic paint as well as gold leaf.

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Day of the Week
Class Time
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Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jun 4, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Suzanne Scherer, Pavel Ouporov
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Jul 2, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Suzanne Scherer, Pavel Ouporov
    Fee: $250.00
  • Start Date: Jun 4, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Suzanne Scherer, Pavel Ouporov
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Jul 2, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Suzanne Scherer, Pavel Ouporov
    Fee: $250.00

Explore the pleasures and challenges of watercolor. Learn a variety of techniques, including wet-on-wet and dry brush, as you learn to paint primarily from still-life setups. Demonstration of techniques and discussion of the principles of color mixing and composition are an essential part of this course.

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Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: May 31, 2018
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jane McIntyre
    Fee: $210.00
  • Start Date: Jul 5, 2018
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jane McIntyre
    Fee: $210.00
Photography

Learn to take full advantage of your camera's operational potential and become proficient in using manual settings to create your own personal visions. Weekly projects, in addition to in-class workshops, reinforce hands-on experience for each student photographer. Discussions consider composition and the fundamentals that transform a good photograph into an outstanding piece of art. The advantages of digital technology are addressed, as well as the preparation of an image for printing.

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Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jun 4, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $155.00
  • Start Date: Jul 2, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $210.00
  • Start Date: Jun 4, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $155.00
  • Start Date: Jul 2, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $210.00

Gain an in-depth understanding of the technical and aesthetic decisions that confront the experienced photographer. Weekly assignments challenge participants to exercise their unique visual awareness in a variety of styles and techniques. Post-processing and printing techniques are addressed as a means to help the photographer recognize their artistic potential.

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Class Time
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Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: May 29, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Jul 3, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $210.00
  • Start Date: May 29, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Jul 10, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $175.00

Street photography is not just panning people with your camera. It is catching the interaction between individuals and the world around them as well as the background that tells a visual narrative. Learn techniques to capture special moments in time and space. The class meets in different locations throughout Palm Beach County and two sessions are scheduled on Saturdays. (No class 7/4.)

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  • Start Date: May 30, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Lawrence Miller
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Jul 4, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Lawrence Miller
    Fee: $175.00

Learn how to use your digital camera to take better pictures. This class for beginners will explore creative composition techniques and an introduction to enhancing your image using photoshop. Projects may include portraiture, architecture, studio lighting and artistic photography.

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Class Time
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Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: May 31, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jeremiah Jenner
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Jul 5, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jeremiah Jenner
    Fee: $175.00
Summer Art Camp

Making Friends with the Masters: Discover the mediums and techniques of master artists such as Dali, Matisse, Monet, and Picasso. This is a fun introduction to the wonderful world of art for the naturally curious and creative young artist. This will allow children to experience the styles and techniques used by The Masters.

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Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jun 4, 2018
    Day of the Week: Monday-Friday
    Class Time: 9 am - 4 pm
    Weeks: 1
    Instructor:
    Fee: $285.00

Making Friends with the Masters: Discover the mediums and techniques of master artists such as Dali, Matisse, Monet, and Picasso. This is a fun introduction to the wonderful world of art for the naturally curious and creative young artist. This will allow children to experience the styles and techniques used by The Masters.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jun 4, 2018
    Day of the Week: Monday-Friday
    Class Time: 9 am - 4 pm
    Weeks: 1
    Instructor:
    Fee: $285.00

Making Friends with the Masters: Discover the mediums and techniques of master artists such as Dali, Matisse, Monet, and Picasso. This is a fun introduction to the wonderful world of art for the naturally curious and creative young artist. This will allow children to experience the styles and techniques used by The Masters.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jun 4, 2018
    Day of the Week: Monday-Friday
    Class Time: 9 am - 4 pm
    Weeks: 1
    Instructor:
    Fee: $285.00