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01
Sep
2021

Portrait Painting with Oils

September 1, 2021 9:00 am - September 3, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): Kristen Eisenbraun
$450 (Members); $500 (Non-Members)

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Each student will create a life-like portrait using oil paint. They will learn: color mixing, paint application, the structure and planes of a human face and how to capture a likeness. Several photo references will be provided from which students can choose to work.

08
Sep
2021

The Art of Abstract

September 8, 2021 10:00 am - September 10, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): Les Newman
$450 (Members); $500 (Non-Members)

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This three-day workshop is designed for the new and or experienced Abstract Artist working with acrylic painting materials. Open to those who are familiar with acrylics and have a basic understanding of color or want to experiment with new ways of using these or those who are stuck in a slump.

10
Sep
2021

Play Date at the Zoo/Sculpt the Rhino

September 10, 2021 10:00 am - September 12, 2021 5:00 am
Instructor(s): Kim Bernadas
$450 (Members); $500 (Non-Members)

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Engage in a comprehensive study to sculp the rhino!

14
Sep
2021

Resident Artist Series: Raku

September 14, 2021 10:00 am - September 23, 2021 12:00 pm
Instructor(s): Frank Vickery
$185.00

The September installment of our Resident Artist Series will focus on raku.  The class meets September 14th, 16th, 21st, and 23rd. 

15
Sep
2021

Still Life Painting in Oils

September 15, 2021 9:00 am - September 17, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): Marc Chatov
$500 (Members); $550 (Non-Members)

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This workshop will be centered on utilizing objects of personal interest to develop compositions and design.

22
Sep
2021

From Realism to Abstraction

September 22, 2021 10:00 am - September 24, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): Karen Weihs
$450 (Members); $500 (Non-Members)

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Simplification is the main focus of this class. An overview of techniques to use in your realistic or abstraction work with oil painting is our goal.

30
Sep
2021

The Art of Expressive Landscapes with Acrylic Paints

September 30, 2021 10:00 am - October 2, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): David Skinner
$400 (Members); $450 (Non-Members)

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This two-day painting work shop will cover the fundamentals of how to create a dynamic landscape painting using acrylic paints. The primary focus of the workshop will be to explore the medium of acrylic paints and to learn how versatile they are when it comes to painting landscapes.

01
Oct
2021

Slip, Transfer, Play

October 1, 2021 10:00 am - October 3, 2021 5:00 pm
Instructor(s): Amy Sanders
$425 (Members); $475 (Non-Members)

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In this hands-on class, participants will discover the joy of decorating pottery surfaces with slip transferred designs.

06
Oct
2021

Keep It Simple; Keep It Loose

October 6, 2021 9:00 am - October 8, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): Nancy Franke
$600 (Members); $650 (Non-Members)

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In this workshop, we will paint from life set ups and even a model one morning, doing quick studies and catching the essence of the subject matter, without being too literal.
12
Oct
2021

Resident Artist Series: Glaze Testing

October 12, 2021 10:00 am - October 21, 2021 12:00 pm
Instructor(s): Frank Vickery
$185.00

The October installment of our Resident Artist Series will focus on glaze testing.  This class meets October 12th, 14th, 19th, and 21st.

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