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Summer 2017 registration opens for Members on Tuesday, May 30 and Wednesday, May 31 for Nonmembers 

Summer 2017

Painting in Oil from Photographs I

Instructor: Karla Mann
Translate photographic images into canvas masterpieces in this course inspired by classic oil painting technique. The first 4 weeks will examine color theory and the color wheel to gain a broad understanding of color mixing.  Students will learn to choose workable photographs, map out a strong composition, and utilize the grid method to enhance painting accuracy.  Styles of paint application, types of brushes, and types of painting surfaces will all be explored so students learn to translate photographic images into oil painting. During the second 4 weeks of the course students will apply their newfound knowledge to an image of their choice
Members $150, Nonmembers $165

July 11 to August 29
Tuesdays, 7-10pm
8 Weeks; Beginner to Intermediate
Materials List

Painting in Oil from Photographs II

Instructor: Karla Mann
Intermediate and advanced students continue their explo­ration of translating photographic images into canvas mas­terpieces using a classic oil painting technique. Emphasis is placed on advanced brush techniques, composition and materials preparation and application. This class is de­signed for students who have painting and drawing experi­ence and a good understanding of color theory.
Members $150, Nonmembers $165

July 12 to August 30
Wednesdays, 7-10pm
8 Weeks; Intermediate to Advance
Materials List

Oil or Acrylic Painting, Evening  

Instructor: James O’Connor
Increase your knowledge of materials and techniques to create work in oil or acrylic media. Practice developing an idea from ini­tial inclination to final art object. Emphasis is placed on brushstroke, materiality and the mixing and application of color.
Members $140, Nonmembers $155

July 11 to August 29
Tuesdays, 7-9:30pm
Materials List

Painting Workshop- Oil, Acrylic, or Watercolor

Instructor: Janet Lynn Eggen
Learn to develop an image from initial concept to final product in oil, acrylic, or watercolor media in this workshop series. Instructor will emphasize color theory, color mixing/blending, brushwork, and the ap­propriate application of paint. Intermediate students continue their exploration of their personal style as they broaden their understanding, gain confidence and refine their techniques in their chosen medium. Basic drawing experience is required. Come and learn a new media in the 4 Saturdays, or attend class to practice your skills in your favorite media over the summer. Instructor will contact students directly regarding supplies. 

Sign up for one, two, or three sessions, or register for all four and save 10 percent on your total!
Members $40 per session, Nonmembers $50 per session

Workshops meet on Saturdays from 12-4pm.
July 22, July 29, August 12, August 19 

SM1704 July 22
SM1705 July 29
SM1706 August 12
SM1707 August 19

Oil or Acrylic with Janet Lynn Eggen
Oil or Acrylic with Janet Lynn Eggen
Painting in Oil from Photographs with Karla Mann
Painting in Oil from Photographs with Karla Mann
Watercolor with Janet Lynn Eggen
Watercolor with Janet Lynn Eggen