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“Try it Out” No Experience Needed.

Discover how talented you really are and be an artist. Introduction to drawing and painting from photographs. Drawing with the grid a classic proportion tool used by the old masters. Individual step by step demonstrations in watercolor, tempera, pastel, and color pencil, help develop studen’s artistic confidence to complete a mixed media painting.

Beginning Freehand:

Learn how to sketch and use 3-D shading to complete a striking tonal drawing on color paper.

Drawing: “Learning to See”

Even if you haven`t drawn since you were a kid this course will open your eyes to your undiscovered talent. The four basic skills of perception are explained. Edge / Contour. Negative / Positive space, Part to Whole Relationship, and Light / Shadow perception exercises train your “eye” to see. Understanding these skills will empower you to create a convincing wildlife portrait.

Portraiture:

If you’ve always wanted to do a portrait of a loved one or maybe a caricature learning the proportions of the human face is a must. Simply explained allows you to get the likeness you strive for. So dig out that old family photo and be a relationship, and light / shadow perception exercises train your “eye” to see. Understanding these skills will empower you to create a convincing wildlife portrait.

Watercolor:

Don’t be afraid of the water. Armed with the technical information watercolor is not the “hardest” medium. It is fluid and forgiving with the right instructions and tools.

Pastel: 

This medium offers the comfort of drawing and the speed and impact of painting. Learn the proper paper and tools to quickly achieve a stunning work of art.

Oils:

Believe it or not, oils are in many ways easier to use than acrylics. So if you love the smell of turpentine don’t hesitate to be a master. Handling and care of your tools and paint are explained saving you time and money.