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Paint Nite: Strolling Through Autumn II Deal

Paint Nite: Strolling Through Autumn II

at Yaymaker - Lincoln Park 950 W Webster Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60614

The Original Paint Nite: Unleash your inner artist Grab your friends and unleash your inner artist at the Original Paint Nite. You’ll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along the way. Show up early to find your seat, grab a bite, and get a cocktail in hand. Yaymaker events give you everything you need to...

Tuesday Sep 3rd, 7pm - 9pm

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$28
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Watercolors: Materials, Composition and Technique

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Class focuses on creating vibrant paintings with strong compositions using watercolor tubes, and watercolor pencils. Instruction includes demos on watercolor techniques- applying transparent verses opaque watercolor, washes, and painting wet in wet. For supply list please click here

Tuesday Sep 10th, 9:30am - 12:30pm

  (6 sessions)
$215

6 sessions

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Girl with Balloon by Bansky

at Color Cocktail Factory - Pilsen 917 W 18th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Thinking about tapping to your creativity? Sip and Make! In a relaxed, social setting, a professional artist will guide the class step-by-step through replicating the nights featured painting About the painting Girl with Balloon (also, Balloon Girl or Girl and Balloon) is a 2002-started London series of stencil murals by the graffiti artist...

Wednesday Aug 28th, 7:30pm - 9:30pm

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Farm to Frame Drawing and Painting

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, Illinois 60022

Depict the bounty of the farmers’ market in the media of your choice, highlighting vegetables in all their humble beauty. From root vegetables to tomatoes to squash, apply the precepts of botanical art to these interesting subjects. Enhance your artwork through various techniques and composition, applying careful observation, authentic rendering,...

Wednesday Sep 11th, 6pm - 9pm

  (4 sessions)
$312

4 sessions

Love of Wine

at Color Cocktail Factory - Pilsen 917 W 18th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Thinking about tapping to your creativity? Sip and Make! In a relaxed, social setting, a professional artist will guide the class step-by-step through replicating the nights featured painting Note: Our events are all BYOB. You can bring your beverage of choice. Ice, cups, corkscrews are provided. All art materials are provided. Only participants...

Wednesday Sep 11th, 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Intro to Acrylic Painting Through Landscapes

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Learn the basics of acrylic painting to create beautiful landscapes while exploring a variety of color schemes and painting techniques.

Thursday Sep 12th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

  (6 sessions)
$215

6 sessions

Vibrant City Scene

at Color Cocktail Factory - Pilsen 917 W 18th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Thinking about tapping to your creativity? In a relaxed, social setting, a professional artist will guide the class step-by-step through replicating the nights featured painting Please Note: Sip and Make! We will provide all the art materials. Our events are all BYOB. You can bring your beverage of choice. Ice, cups, corkscrews are provided....

Saturday Sep 14th, 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Eiffel Tower

at Color Cocktail Factory - Pilsen 917 W 18th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Thinking about tapping to your creativity? Sip and Make! In a relaxed, social setting, a professional artist will guide the class step-by-step through replicating the nights featured painting Note: Our events are all BYOB. You can bring your beverage of choice. Ice, cups, corkscrews are provided. All art materials are provided. Only participants...

Saturday Sep 14th, 4:30pm - 6:30pm

Paint Nite: Golden Buddha
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Paint Nite: Golden Buddha

at Yaymaker - West Town 1758 W Grand Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60622

The Original Paint Nite: Unleash your inner artist Grab your friends and unleash your inner artist at the Original Paint Nite. You’ll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along the way. Show up early to find your seat, grab a bite, and get a cocktail in hand. Yaymaker events give you everything you need to...

Tuesday Sep 17th, 7pm - 9pm

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$28
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$35

Watercolor: Fun and Easy

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Think watercolor is too difficult? This class takes the mystery out of the medium and shows you a variety of techniques and styles, step-by-step. Each class begins and ends with demonstrations by the instructor. Learn to paint your favorite landscapes, a still-life or flowers from your garden. Let loose with a “no holds barred” session dedicated...

Wednesday Sep 18th, 1pm - 4pm

  (6 sessions)
$215

6 sessions

Wine Glass and Beer Mug Painting

at Color Cocktail Factory - Pilsen 917 W 18th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

In this 150 minutes class, you will hand paint your own design on 2 glass beer mug or wine glass with assistance from instructors. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! We’ll provide all the supplies (2 glassware, paints, and brushes) You can find these types of glassware on our shelves to paint and take home: Wine and Champagne Glasses (stemless and classic)...

Friday Aug 23rd, 7:30pm - 10pm

Pen and Ink with Watercolor Washes

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, Illinois 60022

After drawing the subject in pen and ink to capture the essence of the motif, a loose, liquid application of watercolor paint will be used to bring the piece to life. Various sketching techniques will be taught as well as loose applications of washes of color. Artist inspiration will be derived from the Greenhouses, gardens, or floral plant specimens...

Tuesday Sep 10th, 1pm - 4pm

  (5 sessions)
$298

5 sessions

The Persistence of Memory

at Color Cocktail Factory - Pilsen 917 W 18th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

The Persistence of Memory is a 1931 painting by artist Salvador Dalí, and is one of his most recognizable works. First shown at the Julien Levy Gallery in 1932, the painting has been in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York City since 1934. It is widely recognized and frequently referenced in popular culture. Note: Our events...

Saturday Sep 14th, 7:30pm - 9:30pm

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Color As and Object: Painting with Color

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Want to grow your practice with color in either oil or acrylic? We'll begin with the basics of color theory, and the progress through creating color swatches and learning about our materials, ultimately creating two paintings that demonstrate the main principles of color theory. Paintings will either be abstract or from references you bring. To expand...

Saturday Sep 28th, 12:30pm - 3:30pm

  (3 sessions)
$180

3 sessions

John Pastoriza-Pinol Watercolor Workshop

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, Illinois 60022

John Pastoriza-Pinol, an award-winning botanical artist with a doctorate in botany from the University of Vigo, Spain, is coming from Australia to teach a three-day workshop. Learn a technique for achieving the intricacies of fine detail in your paintings. Properly protecting those critical edges in your drawing before laying down your watercolor...

Friday Oct 11th, 9:30am - 4:30pm

  (3 sessions)
$449

3 sessions

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