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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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Seascapes in Watercolor

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Cynthia Armstrong

Offered: Six Tuesday Mornings, beginning 06/25/19 9.30am - 12.00pm

Fee: $160 / $140 member price

This 6 week series class is a follow up and extension of the previously offered, Landscapes in Watercolor course. A combination of studio and plein …

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Loosen Up & Have Fun With Acrylics (July/Aug)

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Carrie Clayden

Offered: 6 Mondays, beginning July 1st, 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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Introduction to Figure Drawing (July-Aug) – Class is Full!

Levels: Beginner

Instructor: Susie Wilson

Offered: 6 Wednesdays, starting 7/3/19 10:00am-12:30pm

Fee: $160.00 / $140.00 members 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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Loosen Up & Have Fun with Acrylics (Studio 119 @ Tannery Arts Center) (July-Aug)

Levels: All

Instructor: Carrie Clayden

Offered: 6 Wednesday afternoons, starting 7/3/19 1:00pm-3:00pm

Fee: $160/$140 members

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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Traditional Figure Drawing (July-Aug)

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Susie Wilson

Offered: 6 Wednesdays, starting 7/3/19 1:00pm-3:30pm

Fee: $160.00 / $140.00 members 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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Pastel Studio (July-Aug)

Levels: All

Instructor: Joan Hellenthal

Offered: 6 Friday mornings, starting 7/12/19, *NO CLASS 7/26/19* 9:30am-12pm

Fee: $160/$140 Members

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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Watercolor Techniques

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Cynthia Armstrong

Offered: Offered 4 Sunday afternoons starting 7/14/19 1:30pm-4:30pm

Fee: $140/$122.50 member price

Watercolor has the reputation for being difficult. It can cause frustration, defeat, and disappointment, especially for those just starting out. Having a solid understanding in …

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Watercolor-Linda Lord-Thursdays

Levels: All

Instructor: Linda Lord

Offered: 6 Thurs., beginning: 07/25/19 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 Watercolors-Fridays

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Linda Lord

Offered: 6 Fri. beginning 7/26/19 1:00pm-3:30pm

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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The Landscape in Watercolor

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Cynthia Armstrong

Offered: (6) Tuesday mornings beginning 8/6/2019 9:30am-12:00pm

Fee: $160/$140 members

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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Traditional Figure Drawing (Aug-Oct)

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Susie Wilson

Offered: 6 Wednesdays, starting 8/28/19 1:00pm-3:30pm

Fee: $160.00 / $140.00 members 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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Introduction to Figure Drawing (Aug-Oct) – Class is Full!

Levels: Beginner

Instructor: Susie Wilson

Offered: 6 Wednesdays, starting 8/28/19 10:00am-12:30pm

Fee: $160.00 / $140.00 members 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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Weekend Workshops

Introduction to Oil Painting

Levels: Beginner

Instructor: Barbara Bailey Porter

Offered: Saturday Afternoon Workshop, June 29, 2019 12:30pm-4:30pm

Fee: $89.00 - one price for this class

This is a beginning landscape painting class using photographs as visual reference.  Instructor will provide photograph and demonstrate the process of oil painting step by …

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Make your Mark with Pastels; Beginner’s Pastel Workshop (Studio 119 @ The Tannery)

Levels: All

Instructor: Donna Theresa

Offered: Saturday Afternoon Workshop, June 29, 2019 12:30pm-4:00pm

Fee: $89.00 - one price for this class

Join Donna Theresa, for an introductory workshop for the absolute beginner and for those with some experience, and dive into the world of soft pastels! …

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Golden Age Masters Study 1: Alphonse Mucha

Levels: Some experience recommended

Instructor: Hajra Meeks

Offered: Saturday Afternoon, 07/13/19 12:00pm-6:00pm, Including lunch break

Fee: $89.00 - one price for this class

For this Golden Age Masters study, students will be focusing on the ever popular Alphonse Mucha for this first Master class! This Golden Age, Art …

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Spontaneous Drawing

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Robert Dvorak

Offered: One day workshop - Saturday 07/20/19 10am - 4pm

Fee: $89.00

Want to drawing with freedom and ease? This workshop is for you if you: have no previous drawing instruction, would like to be able to …

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Achieving Exciting Visual Effects with Water Media (Studio 119 @ The Tannery)

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Linda Curtis

Offered: One Sunday Afternoon, 7/21/19 10:00am-4:00pm

Fee: $89.00

This workshop is designed to help jump start your creativity. You will learn how to paint with more drama, distance, and visual excitement by combining …

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Introduction to Gouache

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Cynthia Armstrong

Offered: One day workshop, Saturday 07/27/19 10am - 4pm

Fee: $89.00

Introduction to Gouache is back by popular demand! Gouache is an overlooked watercolor medium that has amazing versatility and can transcend the boundaries of many …

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The Power of Monotype

Levels: All

Instructor: Anouk Johanna

Offered: Sunday Afternoon, 8/18/19 10am - 4pm

Fee: $89.00 - one price for this class

Watercolor Monotype is a wonderful alternative process for painters. Monotypes always have a chance factor which makes the process exciting and often adds an element …

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Drawing Foundations

Levels: Beginners

Instructor: Jo-Neal Graves

Offered: (2) Afternoons, Sat 8/24/19 & Sun 8/25/19 12:00pm-5:00pm

Fee: $160, one price for all

This course is an introduction to drawing. We will cover the fundamentals, including contour line, form and modeling using a variety of media. You will …

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The Magic of Monet

Levels: All Levels

Instructor: Carrie Clayden

Offered: Saturday Afternoon, Saturday 9/14/19 11:00am-4:00pm

Fee: $120.00

Come loosen up and have fun with Carrie Clayden in this one day workshop. Carrie has been to Monet’s house and gardens and will bring …

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