Class Schedule

SUMMER 2017

“Truly Understanding the Wonderful Medium of Watercolors”
Instructor: Lynn Driscoll
Dates: Weds. June 28th, July 5th and July 12th.
Time: 12:00 – 3:00
Price per student: $75.
Minimum 4 – Maximum 10 students.
Instructor will email supply list to students to bring to class.Description: Watercolorist, Lynn Driscoll, will get you moving with these fun filled classes on “ how to do ” for the beginner painter and show you how easy some of the skills are. Even if you have experience under your belt she still can show you more and take you to your next level. In this series of classes you will be amazed at the abundance of information and skills taught. You will be able to practice at home between classes which will make it much easier for you to move on to more techniques.


Acrylic Painting with Pallet Knives – subject matter:  Mountains
Instructor:  Varvara Harmon   www.varvaraharmon.com
Date:  Sunday, July 9, 2017
Time:         10:00 – 4:00
Price per student:   $75.00
Minimum number of students:  4  Maximum:  10
Students supply their own materials.  See the list in this book, and add to it assorted pallet knives, and either canvases or gesso boards.
Possible materials fee of $30 for those who do not have art supplies.  This would be paid directly to instructor.  If you do not have materials, please make sure Varvara knows so that she will bring plenty (myart@yandex.ru).
Description:  Working in acrylic, you’ll learn how easy and fun it is to create different effects in painting with a painting knife.  The terms painting knife and pallet knife are often used interchangeably when describing the technique of applying paint to a surface with the blade of an artist’s knife.  The ways you hold the knife, the angle to the board, the amount of paint on the blade and the direction you pull it through the paint or drag it on the surface all add to the painterly options and effects available to you.
If you have any questions, you can e-mail Varvara at: myart@yandex.ru

Putting The Water Back Into Watercolor – offered again!
Advanced Beginner/Intermediate
Instructor: Madeline Wikler www.madelinewikler.com

Mondays, 2-4 p.m., July 10 – August 14
Price per student: six sessions $150
Minimum number of students: 4 Maximum: 8
Students supply their own materials (a list will be available prior to the first class).

Description: Let’s explore ways to enhance our images through wet-and-wet, glazing, pouring, and the creative use of color. Along the way we will discuss and apply the basic elements and principles of design. Classes will begin with a short demo, followed by ample painting time. Students will be encouraged to bring, but break free from their reference materials. Some watercolor experience helpful.

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“Fun with Watercolors” – Beginner
Instructor: Ronnie Brunnock
Tuesdays: July 11, 18 and 25
Time: 10:00 – 1:00
Price per student: $75
Minimum number of student: 3 Maximum: 5

Description: Learn the basics and bring your paintings to a new level.
Materials: Instructor will provide a list of needed supplies.


Watercolor Floral Painting
Instructor:  Varvara Harmon   www.varvaraharmon.com
Date:  Sunday, July 23, 2017
Time:         10:00 – 4:00
Price per student:   $75.00
Minimum number of students:  4  Maximum:  10
Students supply their own materials.  See the list in this book.
Possible materials fee of $30 for those who do not have art supplies.  This would be paid directly to instructor.   If you do not have materials, please make sure Varvara knows so that she will bring plenty (myart@yandex.ru).
Description:  Would you like to learn how to paint flowers in watercolor like a professional?  In this workshop you will learn all aspects on painting flowers in watercolor, from gathering your reference, composition, choosing colors and learning various techniques.  The step-by-step lesson with demonstrations makes the learning process simple and fun and provides useful tips for more advanced artists.
If you have any questions, you can e-mail Varvara at: myart@yandex.ru

Realistic Seascape Acrylic Painting
Instructor:  Varvara Harmon   www.varvaraharmon.com
Date:  Sunday, July 30, 2017
Time:         10:00 – 4:00
Price per student:   $75.00
Minimum number of students:  4  Maximum:  10
Students supply their own materials.  See the list in this book
Possible materials fee of $30 for those who do not have art supplies.  This would be paid directly to instructor.   If you do not have materials, please make sure Varvara knows so that she will bring plenty (myart@yandex.ru)
Description:  Learn how to paint realistic seascape with acrylic media.  Acrylic is a great media to paint with, despite if you are a new or advanced artist!  It provides an endless range of texture and effects.  During class you will be learning new techniques and create a painting.  Be prepared to  have fun while being provided with very detailed instructions.  Along with her years of teaching experience, our instructor, Varvara Harmon, is an international award winning artist and the author of many art instruction books.
If you have any questions, you can e-mail Varvara at: myart@yandex.ru

Painting with pallet Knives – Subject matter:  Snowy Trees
Instructor:  Varvara Harmon   www.varvaraharmon.com
Date:  Sunday, August 6, 2017
Time:         10:00 – 4:00
Price per student:   $75.00
Minimum number of students:  4  Maximum:  10
Students supply their own materials.  See the list in this book, and add to it assorted pallet knives, and either canvases or gesso boards.
Possible materials fee of $30 for those who do not have art supplies.  This would be paid directly to instructor.  If you do not have materials, please make sure Varvara knows so that she will bring plenty (myart@yandex.ru)
Description:  Working in acrylic, you’ll learn how easy and fun it is to create different effects in painting with a painting knife.  The terms painting knife and pallet knife are often used interchangeably when describing the technique of applying paint to a surface with the blade of an artist’s knife.  The ways you hold the knife, the angle to the board, the amount of paint on the blade and the direction you pull it through the paint or drag it on the surface all add to the painterly options and effects available to you.
If you have any questions, you can e-mail Varvara at: myart@yandex.ru

Colored Pencils”
Instructor : Lynn Driscoll
Date: Thursday, August 10th and 17th
Time: 12:00 – 2:00
Price per student: $40.
Minimum 4 – Maximum 10 students.

All materials will be supplied by instructor. Feel free to bring your own supplies.Description: Leave that adult coloring book at home and come find out how colored pencils can be so inspiring. Instructor, Lynn Driscoll will show you how to apply and layer colored pencil and make your piece of art so realistic. She will supply plenty of reference photos to work from. This is truly a fun filled class.


“Sunrise and Sunsets”
Instructor Lynn Driscoll
Dates: August 10th and 17th
Time: 3:00 – 5:30
Price per student: $50.
Minimum 4 – Maximum 10 students.
All materials will be supplied by instructor. Feel free to bring your own supplies.

Description: Watercolorist, Lynn Driscoll, will be offering these two fun filled classes on “ how to do” for the beginner painter. There is nothing more beautiful then painting those summer sunrises and sunsets, and its so easy to accomplish. Even if you have experience she still can show you more and take you to your next level. She will teach you how to mix just a few pigments together making many new beautiful colors along with teaching many exciting and easy techniques.


“Coptic Bookbinding”
Instructor: Anna Low, Purplebean Bindery     www.purplebeanbindery.com
Wednesday, August 30 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Price per student: $50.00
Minimum number of students:    5  Maximum:  10
Materials required:  Please bring a hard cover book, no larger than 8.5” in any direction, to cut up and recycle the covers for your blank book! Instructor will supply the rest of the materials.
Learn one of the classic bookbinding stitches – coptic binding.  The coptic binding is an ancient way to sew together a book with wonderful contemporary applications.  It’s a great binding technique to learn and master both for beginning bookbinders and experienced book artists.  In this class we will focus on constructing a blank book, paying special attention to cover materials, page paper and the overall design of books as decorative and functional objects.  Students will leave class with their own bound book in addition to instructions and tools to continue making coptic bound books.
No bookbinding experience is necessary.

“Fun with Watercolors” – Beginner
Instructor: Ronnie Brunnock
Tuesdays: September 5, 12, 19 and 26
Time: 11:00 – 2:00
Price per student: $100
Minimum number of student: 3 Maximum: 5

Description: Learn the basics and bring your paintings to a new level.

Materials: Instructor will provide a list of needed supplies.

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PLEASE NOTE!

Classes that have specific dates and time frames with an overall class registration fee need to be paid in advance in order to guarantee a space since spaces are limited .

  • Cancellation Policy: If a class is canceled you will be notified by phone or email at least one day prior to class at which time, students will be offered to sign up for another class or full refund.
    Refunds: Anyone withdrawing from a class will receive a full refund upon written notification three weeks before such schedule class begins, if after three weeks a $25.00 fee will be charged and the remaining amount will be returned to student.

    CLASS SCHEDULE
  • REGISTRATION FORM

 



 

 

 


 



SUMMER 2017

“Realistic Landscape” – Acrylic painting
Instructor:  Varvara Harmon   www.varvaraharmon.com
Date:  Sunday, June, 25  10:00 – 2:00
Price per student:  $55
Students supply their own materials (a list will be available prior to the first class).
Possible materials fee of $30 for those who do not have arts supplies.  This would be paid directly to instructor.
Minimum number of student:  4 Maximum:  10

Description:  Acrylic is a great media to paint with, despite if you are a new or advanced artist!  It provides endless range of texture and effects.  During class you will be learning new techniques and create a painting.  Be prepared to have fun while being provided with very detailed instructions.  Along with her years of  teaching experience, our instructor, Varvara Harmon, is an international award winning artist and the author of many art instruction books.

Portraits
Instructor:  Donna Kantor
Monday, June 26  4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Price per student:   $35
Minimum number of students:  4   Maximum: 8
Instructor will supply materials for class
Description: Learn essential principles of portraiture to draw realistic portraits, to form and sculpt features with value and blending.

“Truly Understanding the Wonderful Medium of Watercolors”
Instructor: Lynn Driscoll
Dates: Weds. June 28th, July 5th and July 12th.
Time: 12:00 – 3:00
Price per student: $75.
Minimum 4 – Maximum 10 students.
Instructor will email supply list to students to bring to class.Description: Watercolorist, Lynn Driscoll, will get you moving with these fun filled classes on “ how to do ” for the beginner painter and show you how easy some of the skills are. Even if you have experience under your belt she still can show you more and take you to your next level. In this series of classes you will be amazed at the abundance of information and skills taught. You will be able to practice at home between classes which will make it much easier for you to move on to more techniques.

Putting The Water Back Into Watercolor – offered again!
Advanced Beginner/Intermediate
Instructor: Madeline Wikler www.madelinewikler.com

Mondays, 2-4 p.m., July 10 – August 14
Price per student: six sessions $150
Minimum number of students: 4 Maximum: 8
Students supply their own materials (a list will be available prior to the first class).

Description: Let’s explore ways to enhance our images through wet-and-wet, glazing, pouring, and the creative use of color. Along the way we will discuss and apply the basic elements and principles of design. Classes will begin with a short demo, followed by ample painting time. Students will be encouraged to bring, but break free from their reference materials. Some watercolor experience helpful.

__________________________________________________________________________________________________________

“Fun with Watercolors” – Beginner
Instructor: Ronnie Brunnock
Tuesdays: July 11, 18 and 25
Time: 10:00 – 1:00
Price per student: $75
Minimum number of student: 3 Maximum: 5

Description: Learn the basics and bring your paintings to a new level.
Materials: Instructor will provide a list of needed supplies.


Colored Pencils”
Instructor : Lynn Driscoll
Date: Thursday, August 10th and 17th
Time: 12:00 – 2:00
Price per student: $40.
Minimum 4 – Maximum 10 students.
All materials will be supplied by instructor. Feel free to bring your own supplies.

Description: Leave that adult coloring book at home and come find out how colored pencils can be so inspiring. Instructor, Lynn Driscoll will show you how to apply and layer colored pencil and make your piece of art so realistic. She will supply plenty of reference photos to work from. This is truly a fun filled class.


“Sunrise and Sunsets”
Instructor Lynn Driscoll
Dates: August 10th and 17th
Time: 3:00 – 5:30
Price per student: $50.
Minimum 4 – Maximum 10 students.
All materials will be supplied by instructor. Feel free to bring your own supplies.

Description: Watercolorist, Lynn Driscoll, will be offering these two fun filled classes on “ how to do” for the beginner painter. There is nothing more beautiful then painting those summer sunrises and sunsets, and its so easy to accomplish. Even if you have experience she still can show you more and take you to your next level. She will teach you how to mix just a few pigments together making many new beautiful colors along with teaching many exciting and easy techniques.


“Fun with Watercolors” – Beginner
Instructor: Ronnie Brunnock
Tuesdays: September 5, 12, 19 and 26
Time: 11:00 – 2:00
Price per student: $100
Minimum number of student: 3 Maximum: 5

Description: Learn the basics and bring your paintings to a new level.

Materials: Instructor will provide a list of needed supplies.

___________________________________________________________________________________________________

PLEASE NOTE!

Classes that have specific dates and time frames with an overall class registration fee need to be paid in advance in order to guarantee a space since spaces are limited .

  • Cancellation Policy: If a class is canceled you will be notified by phone or email at least one day prior to class at which time, students will be offered to sign up for another class or full refund.
    Refunds: Anyone withdrawing from a class will receive a full refund upon written notification three weeks before such schedule class begins, if after three weeks a $25. fee will be charged and the remaining amount will be returned to student.

    CLASS SCHEDULE
  • REGISTRATION FORM