Adult Art Classes
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
For New Art Students Only
2 hour Trial Art Project: $35 fee
Attend an introductory lesson at our studio where you can see exactly how we approach teaching students how to draw and paint.
Students will learn a variety of drawing and painting techniques to create mixed media artwork. Students will receive one-on-one customized art instruction in a mixed-age class.
This Trial class offers a sense of our regular art classes.
No further enrollment obligation is required; limit one trial class per new customer.