Printmaking
In this beginner’s class, students will carve relief images into small pieces of linoleum and print them by hand. The images will be printed with black printing ink on paper. The carving tools are conventional linoleum carving tools. Ages 15+

10wks  |  3/29-5/31  |  Wednesday  |  6:00p-8:30p  |  W. Fathi  |  $150

 

Pen, Brush + Ink with Watercolor + Soft Pastel
Explore the possibilities of using pen and ink in conjunction with watercolor and soft pastels. This is a traditional mixed media approach. You will be presented with examples of works by different artists of the Western and Eastern tradition as well as a demonstration of the media at the beginning of each class period. By the end of the course, you will have a firm understanding of this method of drawing. Ages 10+

10wks  |  3/30-6/1  |  Thursday  |  6:00p-8:30p  |  W. Fathi  |  $150

 

Beginning Watercolor
This is an introduction to watercolor painting.  Basic techniques include: flat wash, graded wash, wet-onto-wet and glazing.  Various elements of design (line, value, shape, composition, negative space and color theory) will also be covered.  Come prepared to have fun and discover your hidden talent. Instructor will provide brushes and paints. Paper required 1st class, can be purchased through CityArts. Ages 16+

Material fee: $15 due 1st night to instructor.

10wks  |  3/30-6/1  |  Thursday  |  2:00p-4:00p  |  J. Schirmer  |  $135

 

Beginning Watercolor
This is an introduction to watercolor painting. Included in this course will be basic washes, wet-into-wet, layering and glazing. Students will learn color mixing, tinting and shading, and beginning color theory with complementary and analogous colors. Also included will be positive and negative space and the use of subtractives as well as masking and additives to achieve effects beyond brushwork. Instructor will provide brushes and paints. Paper required 1st class, can be purchased through CityArts. Ages 16+

Material fee: $15 due 1st night to instructor.

10wks  |  3/30-6/1  |  Thursday  |  6:00p-8:00p  |  S. Hoctor  |  $135

 

Painting with Acrylics
You will learn to paint using various applications on a variety of surfaces. From beginners to the more advanced student, this class offers something for everyone. Ages 16+   No class 5/27

9wks  |  4/1-6/3  |  Saturday  |  9:00a-12:30p  |  W. Fathi  |  $175

 

Oil Painting
Learn how to get started in oil painting or improve and expand your current skills. You will gain the technical understanding of using oil paints in a classic, as well as a modern way. Ages 16+   No class 5/27

9wks  |  4/1-6/3  |  Saturday  |  1:15p-4:00p  |  W. Fathi  |  $150