Drawing and Painting

10 weeks (unless otherwise noted).  Supply lists are available below.

Course Skill Level Key: See the symbol(s) at the end of each course description to determine the recommended skill level for students. Most classes are open to artists of all skill levels. Teenagers age 15 and up are eligible to register for adult classes.

b_beginner = Beginner
e_some_experience = Some Experience
i_intermediate = Intermediate
a_advanced = Advanced
l_all_levels = All Levels

From Drawing to Painting

Roe Murray
Mondays, September 12 – November 21 (no class October 3) | 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
$240 Members, $265 Non-Members
Registration coming soon!

Starting with drawing and transitioning into painting, students of all levels will explore a variety of subjects through still lifes and photographs in this relaxed class. Students progress to a medium of their choosing and receive plenty of individual attention.

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Watercolor Sketching

Amanda Kamen
Tuesdays, September 13 – October 6 (4 weeks) | 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
$120 Members, $140 Non-Members
Registration coming soon!

Learn basic techniques to get started keeping a personalized illustrated journal. Students will feel refreshed after interpreting their surroundings with pen and watercolor.

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Drawing

Amanda Kamen
Tuesdays, September 13 – November 15 | 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
$170 Members, $195 Non-Members
Registration coming soon!

Practice basic drawing techniques. Gesture, contour, quality of line, composition, form, and perspective will be emphasized. Working from observation is the basis of this course, but individual expression is the goal.

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Watercolors

Wendy Hatch
Tuesdays, September 13 – November 15 (9 weeks) (no class October 25) | 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
$245 Members, $270 Non-Members
Registration coming soon!

This watercolor class is designed to provide students with the necessary skills to take command of their watercolor paintings. Classes will cover materials, techniques, and paint application methods that keep watercolors fresh and airy.

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Realist Oil Painting

Frank DePietro
Wednesdays, September 14 – November 23 (no class October 12) | 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
$270 Members, $295 Non-Members
Registration coming soon!

This course will focus on approaches and techniques for representational oil painting. Direct observation along with working from a photographic reference will be the basis for combining light, shadow, and color to create realistic paintings. Each class will be tailored to individual needs and interests.

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Drawing and Painting

Eo Omwake
Wednesdays, September 14 – November 23 (no class October 12) | 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
$270 Members, $295 Non-Members
Registration coming soon!

Offering a clear step-by-step approach to drawing and painting, students of all levels will progress according to their own interests and needs. Art history and theory will be discussed and inform student’s work.

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Expressionistic Painting

Eo Omwake
Wednesdays, September 14 – November 23 (no class October 12) | 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
$270 Members, $295 Non-Members
Registration coming soon!

Use color, shape, and brushstrokes to loosen up your artwork and move away from realistic painting and toward expressionistic painting. This class is designed for all artists, from adventurous beginners to advanced artists who need a fresh perspective.

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Continuing Watercolors

Cynthia Swanson
Thursdays, September 15 – November 17 | 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
$270 Members, $295 Non-Members
Registration coming soon!

Post-beginner to advanced-level students will continue to learn about watercolors and refine their skills with individual attention from the instructor and class demonstrations. Techniques for depicting fog will be included in this session.

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Painting

Amanda Kamen
Thursdays, September 15 – November 17 | 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
$270 Members, $295 Non-Members
Registration coming soon!

This is a good basic course for beginning and intermediate painters interested in acrylic or gouache painting. The Instructor will advise students on materials and methods while providing individual instruction tailored to each student’s particular needs and interests. The class will study various artists for inspiration.

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