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Figure Drawing – Evenings

Levels: Previous drawing experience required.

Offered: Monday, 7-10pm & 2nd Thursdays, 7-10pm

Fee: $16 non-members, $14 members, $10 students. Not a member?

Facilitated by Open Studio Artist Richard Bennett. Drawing the human figure is acknowledged to be the best foundation for learning the process of really seeing …

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Series Classes

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Watercolor-Linda Lord-Thursdays – Class is Full!

Levels: All

Instructor: Linda Lord

Offered: 6 Thurs., beginning: 01/03/19 1pm-3:30pm

Fee: $160 / $140 member price

This class is geared to facilitate those who have never painted and those who have advanced their skills. Most class sessions will include a demo …

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Beginning Watercolor

Levels: Beginning

Instructor: Linda Lord

Offered: 6 Fridays, beginning: 01/04/19 1.00pm - 3.30pm

Fee: $160 / $140 member price

This class is aimed at familiarity of  Materials, as well as why to chose them.  In the 6 weeks, we  will endeavor to produce 6 …

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Introduction to Figure Drawing – Class is Full!

Levels: Beginner

Instructor: Susie Wilson

Offered: 6 Weds. beginning 01/09/19 10am-12:30pm

Fee: $160 / $140 member price

This is a small group to begin a study of the human form from a live model. Immerse yourself in an intimate and comprehensive introduction …

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Traditional Figure Drawing – Class is Full!

Levels: All

Instructor: Susie Wilson

Offered: 6 Weds. beginning 01/09/19 1pm-3:30pm

Fee: $160 / $140 member price

Drawing can be described as an inquiring investigation into visible appearance, and the learned discipline should never exclude the potential for free and spontaneous input. …

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Traditional Drawing Foundations

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Laurel Bushman

Offered: 6 Thursday Mornings, beginning 01/10/19 9.30am - noon

Fee: $160 / $140 member price

Learn the fundamental principles of traditional drawing. Emphasis will be placed on how to be organized and have flexibility in the drawing process. These skills …

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The Illustrated Journal

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Cynthia Armstrong

Offered: Six Tuesday Mornings beginning 01/15/2019 9.30am - 12.00pm

Fee: $160.00 / $140.00 members price

Journaling helps us to slow down to really see and appreciate the world around us. This course is designed for those who wish to learn …

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Pastel Studio

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Joan Hellenthal

Offered: 6-Friday mornings - beginning 01/18/19 9.30am - 12.00pm

Fee: $160 / $140 member price

The perfect way to start the weekend….loosen up and have fun with pastels!  Using expressive marks and color we will paint vibrant landscapes and still …

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Keeping A Nature Sketchbook

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Cynthia Armstrong

Offered: 6 Sunday Mornings beginning 01/20/2019 9.30am - 12.00pm

Fee: $160.00 / $140.00 members price

Sketching can be a pleasant and powerful tool for studying nature.  You don’t have to be an experienced scientist or an accomplished artist to be …

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Loosen Up & Have Fun With Acrylics

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Carrie Clayden

Offered: 6 Mondays, beginning February 11th, 2019 1pm - 3.30pm

Fee: $160/ $140 member price

Painting from the heart and loosening up are fundamentals of this class. We work fast and loose, layering our canvas with color, blocking in shapes, …

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The Landscape in Watercolor

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Cynthia Armstrong

Offered: (6) Tuesday mornings beginning 03/12/19 9.30am - noon

Fee: $160 / $140 member price

This studio course will focus on the materials and techniques of watercolor to explore the wealth of interesting shapes, patterns, textures, and abstractions that can …

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Weekend Workshops

Flower Power Workshop – Class is Full!

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Carrie Clayden

Offered: One day workshop - Saturday 01/05/2019 10am - 4pm

Fee: $100

  Welcome blooming artists to this floral themed painting workshop taught by Carrie Clayden. Carrie is excited to be teaching her first weekend workshop teaching …

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Courageous Color! – Acrylics or Oil

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Maggie Renner Hellmann

Offered: Two day Weekend Workshop, January 12th & 13th, 2019 9am - 1pm

Fee: $160 / $140 member price

Learn how to see more color and find your courage!  Improve your odds of creating a beautiful painting.  Learn about color mixing, color temperature & …

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Making Faces: An Introduction to Portraiture

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Seana Mallen

Offered: One day workshop - Saturday 01/19/19 10am - 4pm

Fee: $89.00 - one price for this class

Faces are endlessly fascinating. And given a few basics, it’s surprisingly easy to draw them. In this intensive workshop, we will discover the underlying anatomy …

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Materials As Metaphor (Acrylics)

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Judy Gittelsohn

Offered: One day workshop, Saturday 01/26/19 10am - 4pm

Fee: One price: $89.00

A one-day Golden Paints workshop featuring three separate projects: Wild Water Using watercolor paper and plenty of water, plunge into the flow and enjoy the voyage. Experience …

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TEXTURE: Get the Feel of it!

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Janet Trenchard

Offered: One day workshop - Saturday 02/02/19 10am - 4pm

Fee: One price $89

Learn how to get that highly textured surface using common and uncommon materials!  A highly textured surface evokes the elements of earth and appeals to …

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Spontaneous Watercolor

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Robert Dvorak

Offered: One day workshop, Saturday 02/23/19 10am - 4pm

Fee: $89.00

Want to have fun painting watercolor with freedom and ease? You will learn to paint fast and free. If you: –     have no previous …

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Paint Like the Old Dutch Masters With Acrylics

Levels: Some painting experience required

Instructor: Wayne Jiang

Offered: 3-Day workshop, Friday 4/12/19, Saturday 4/13/19 & Sunday 4/14/19 10am - 5pm

Fee: $240

This class is designed to help you take acrylic painting to the next level. Through a mixture of demos, hands-on painting sessions from photos or …

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