If you've ever wanted to know how to paint landscapes from photos or computer images, this is the class for you! Using oil or acrylic, learn the processes for capturing an image or impression in paint as you work from photographic subject matter. Explore the basics of painting landscapes, including the role of seeing, using color as value, how to m
Relax after a hard day's work while exploring your inner Rembrandt. Refreshments will be served.
Students learn the basics of the color wheel and then paint a simple still life painting from observation in a casual atmosphere. BYOB at this session is welcome. This one time class can be taken as a way to try the studio or for just a fun afternoon. Note: Kids under 13 must be accompanied by an adult
Students attending this class will be taught by Nan Rae of the the rapid, oriental brush strokes that enable you to capture a sweep of pure and energized freedom in a contemporary, robust and exhilarating form. Brush painting is a magnificent experience that can be learned under the guidance of Nan Rae; previous experience is not required. Brushes
This 2-day workshop is designed to provide an informative hands-on experience on Chinese landscape as well as painting flowers and birds. Henry's step-by-step explanations and live demonstrations will teach you how to paint trees and rocks, mountains and water, clouds and mists. Henry will guide students in plein air p
Explore various ways of interpreting color, paint, brushstrokes, and composition, and how to apply them to your own creations with the challenge of oils.All skill levels can benefit from this hands-on course, and no prior experience using oils is required. Bring to first class meeting: powder pastels, soft vine charcoal, single-edged razor blade, t
Instructor Olga Shiller offers friendly, encouraging and knowledgeable advice to help you put down on canvas the visions you see in your mind's eye.
Even if you've never painted before, Olga's ecpert instruction will show you it is never too late to learn a new skill. Maybe you used to paint years ago, but got too busy raising a family, or climbing
Students will expand their creative potential and have fun exploring the freedom in style and techniques of contemporary painting and drawing. In this Contemporary Painting workshop it's not about quantity but quality. We offer a relaxed environment in which to explore your own ideas and interpretations using different materials and even the ones y
Students will learn the basics and styles of Chinese brush painting. Another longstanding museum tradition, taught by Guang-Li Zhang. Potential students are welcome to observe a free class before enrolling.Note: Students under 15 must be accompanied by an adult.
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In this class you will be introduced to several basic watercolor techniques from loading and holding a brush with paint - to mixing light and dark colors, through demos such a simple Lan
Students will learn about Color mixing, Working in an outdoor environment, Blocking in big shapes, Composition, oil or Pastel, and Live Demonstrations
Sharon Weaver, an award winning plein air artist, will take you to outdoor sites in our local parks and scenic areas as well as instruction in-studio when weather is not ideal. By painting both in
Our Portrait Painting class is taught in oil paint and begins by introducing students to the basic shape of the head and how to find accurate proportions. Blocking in using large bold shapes and eliminating any detail makes the beginning process much easier. Anyone can learn to draw or paint portraits...you just have to want it badly enough and don
Learn a system of abstract painting. Learn how to work with emotion, color, rhythm. Learn how to maximize a provocative composition. Overview on building a body of abstract work for Gallery. Have you ever pondered the various ways of transforming your painting muse into an abstract expression of how or what you feel? Seems a bit complicated, but wo
The first “initiation” exercise that students in this class must accomplish is “Jan’s Mandala.” Jan Saether is re known Norwegian Artist,who taught in this very building at his own school “Bruchion School of Realist Art.” The mandala teaches the student first, basic skills for blending, glazing etc. and then introduces the student to
New students join the workshop every month in the Ikibana House. This is a watercolors painting class where the subject is flowers. This class is every third Wednesday of the month. It is not important to start at a particular class. Each meeting is independent with a new subjects and skills. We start at 11:00 and end at 3:00 with a break for a bro