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Fall-Spring 2017-18 Adult Classes
Venice Art Center Register: Front Desk or 941-485-7136
613 PAINT-PAINT-PAINT: No matter your skill level or media, enhance your painting skills [oil, acrylic, or watercolor etc.] I take students from where they are to their painting goals.
- Session 1: Monday 1-3:30PM Sept 18, 25, Oct 2, 9, 16, 23
- Session 2: Monday 9:30-12 Feb. 12, 26 March 5, 12, 19, 26 [no 2-19]
- Session 3: Wednesday 1-3:30pm April 4, 11, 18, 25 May 2, 10
609 PAINTING WITH A PALETTE KNIFE: Painting with a painting knife produces many results with different techniques. I will cover those. Use oils [traditional or water soluble], tube acrylics or tube watercolors. Oils require Liquin medium and acrylics-acrylic gloss medium plus a slow- drying medium [watercolor can be used without mediums]. Bring your supplies/pictures or set-ups. Be prepared to paint from the 1st. class. Beginner, Intermediate or advanced artists welcomed
- Session 1: Wed. 1-3:30pm Nov. 1, 8, 15, 29 Dec. 6, 13 [no Nov 22]
- Session 2: Friday 1-3:30 February 9, 23, March 2, 9, 16, 23 [no 2-16]
612 PAINTING TECHNIQUES OF THE IMPRESSIONIST MASTERS
They rocked the art world and created a new way to see & paint. Learn the exciting techniques and enhance your art from your own pictures. Use oils, tube acrylics or tube watercolors. Bring your supplies, pictures or set-ups & paint from the 1st. class. Beginner, Intermediate or advanced.
- Session 1: Tuesday 9:30-12 Jan 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Feb 6
- Session 2: Monday 9:30-12pm April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 May 7
611 PAINTING FROM PHOTOS : We cannot always paint from direct observation. Using your photos results in exciting paintings IF you learn some critical techniques. Join this exciting class in painting from indirect observation. Oils, tube acrylics or tube watercolors etc. Bring your supplies and photos. We paint from the 1st class. Beginner, Intermediate advanced.
- Session 1: Wednesday 9:30-12 Sept. 20, 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25
- Session 2: Thursday 9:30-12 Jan 5, 12, 19, 26, Feb 2, 9
608 COLOR, COLOR, COLOR I
Color-understanding it, mixing it, remixing it-is vital to painting. We cover the basic properties of color, color schemes, learning to mix colors & more with your paints. Come away with tools to advance your work. Next? Color, Color, Color II for advanced color mixing.
Session 1: Tuesday 9:30 Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Nov 7
610 COLOR, COLOR, COLOR II : Build on your skills from Color, Color, Color I through advanced color schemes and color mixing. With practice, your color mixing problems can be a thing of the past.
Monday 9:30 Nov 13, 20, 27, Dec 4, 11, 18
INDIVIDUAL ART INSTRUCTION/CRITIQUE
Sometimes one needs focused work in drawing, or painting in any media.. Other times, one needs critique. This is a unique opportunity to have individual session with a master teacher. Beginner Intermediate or Advanced welcomed. . Bring your supplies and pictures or set-up. Payment must be in advance of lesson. Cancellation 24 hours in advance required. By Appointment.
MINI-SESSION How To Choose An Art Medium for Painting!
Friday January 19, 9:30am-12
Unsure of which medium to choose? Explore & experience 3--oil, acrylic & watercolor. BRING a 10x14 piece of cardboard & tan masking tape & any paints you have. There may be a small charge for supplies. If you prefer colored pencils or pastels, bring all your own supplies.