Category Archive: Painting Workshops

Painting workshops

Youth Art Fridays

6pm–8:30pm Fridays, February 9 & March 16 Ages 8–12, 3 sessions available

Instructors: Shelly Vollstedt and Rebecca Morrissey

Monthly Friday Night Art Making for ages 8-14. Each month we’ll focus on a different art medium. Bring your friends and enjoy an evening of art exploration. Our artist instructors will teach you fine art techniques at a comfortable …

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Youth Painting

5–6:30pm Wednesdays, January 10-March 28 Ages 8–11, monthly registration

Instructor: Shelly Vollstedt

Art helps kids to think creatively and gives them an outlet for self expression. Instructor Shelly Vollstedt will teach students painting techniques and color theory at each student’s level while allowing them to explore their own creativity and expression.

This ongoing course allows for each student to …

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Designing for Visual Dialogue

7pm–9pm Wednesdays, January 24–March 21, 2018 dates changed 8-week course (no class February 21)

Instructor: Pamela Beer

Could your painting compositions use some fresh ideas? This class structure will give you creative confidence, the ability to discern good design, and strong tools for making well-designed abstracts.

By the end of class some simple self-critique tools …

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Acrylic Landscapes

10-11:30am Tuesdays, January 16–February 6, 2018 (4 sessions)

Instructor: Pamela Poirier

Find the artist in you.

Learn techniques to create your own paintings using acrylic paint on canvas. Emphasis on basic line and color composition. Enhance your skills and your confidence in this 4-week course. You’ll explore line, texture, hue and proportion while creating beautiful acrylic …

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Oil Painting Course

1:40pm–3:40pm Thursdays, January 4–March 29 (monthly registration)

Instructor: Linda Harold

Join Instructor Linda Harold and learn the basic “how-to’s” of oil painting. You’ll learn about the different types of brushes and how to use them, experimenting with various brush strokes and the vocabulary of color.

Students will learn how and why to use a color wheel, …

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Watercolor Birds

 

12pm–2pm Tuesdays, March 6–27

Instructor: Shilpa Veerkar

Join instructor Shilpa Veerkar as she guides you in creating watercolor birds in this 4-week painting course. You’ll discover ways to use vibrant colors and textures to enhance your birds and their settings.

Shilpa will teach you gradient techniques and washes through live demos while using watercolors and fine …

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Watercolor for Beginners

10am – 12pm Sundays, February 11 – March 4 (4 sessions)

Instructor: Priyanka Parmanand

Enjoy learning how to paint in this beginner level class focusing on the basic skills you need to paint with watercolors. This four week course will give you a strong foundation of skills, imparting everything you need to know to confidently …

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Abstract Art Night

6:30-9:30pm Friday, March 2, 2018

Instructor: Ricco DiStefano

Abstract art gives you freedom to create. Let your wild side explore line and shape in this 3-hour art night with instructor Ricco DiStefano. You’ll use palette knives and rags to add texture and form to simple shapes, creating your own one-of-a-kind art piece.

All materials provided.

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Watercolor Greeting Cards

12:30–2pm Tuesdays, November 21 – December 12 (4 sessions)

Instructor: Shilpa Veerkar

Sending cards means sending love, warmth and gratitude. When you give it a personal touch by making the cards yourself, it shows you care.

With various techniques, live demos and step by step instruction, you’ll learn to create various textures and patterns while …

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Painting from the Fire Within

10am–4pm Sunday, January 21

Instructor: Gail Baker

Process painting (Painting from the Fire Within) is done in an environment where criticism is absent, where the painter is free from constraints. Intuitive spontaneous painting is a practice of releasing habits and honoring opportunities as they arise in the process and in life.

Paint for the joy of the …

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Watercolor Sunday

10:00am–12:00pm Sunday, October 15 No longer available.

Instructor: Priyanka Parmanand

Learn some fun watercolor techniques and watch some cool demos by instructor Priyanka Parmanand. A relaxing interactive session to encourage artists to develop their own style and techniques.

No previous art experience required, just come, paint & have fun. What a perfect way to spend …

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Paint Dancing

Saturday, October 14, 7–10pm

Facilitator: Gail Baker and Benjamin Wills

Paint Dancing is a new kind of art created for the purpose of expanding yourself for fun in two different mediums at once. All you need is your paint clothes and dancing shoes and you’re ready to go.  Expand your world to Paint Dancing …

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Teen Illustration

Mondays, beginning October 9–304:30–6pm (4 week sessions) Ages 13–17

Instructor: Benjamin Wills

To illustrate is to exemplify a concept, to make an idea visible to better understand it. Illustration has historically been used as a decoration, interpretation or visual explanation of a text, concept or process. Illustrations are …

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Acrylic Paint Night Out

Friday, October 20, 6:30-9:30pm No longer available.

Instructor: Ricco DiStefano

Spend an evening with professional painter Ricco DiStefano learning tips and tricks to to complete your own one of a kind art piece while NOT copying from the masters. Ricco will lead the group in exercises to create a vibrant painting with their own hands. All you …

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Watercolor Night Out

6:00–8:00pm Saturday, September 23 or Friday November 3 No longer available.

Instructor: Priyanka Parmanand

Learn some fun watercolor techniques and watch some cool demos by instructor Priyanka Parmanand. A relaxing interactive session to encourage artists to develop their own style and techniques.

September 23 – Watercolor Cards Learn how to make watercolor cards for your dear …

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Expressive Acrylic & Mixed Media Painting

10am–4pm Saturday & Sunday, October 21 & 22, 2017

Instructor: Jacqui Beck

This two-day workshop will give you a great opportunity to learn many new ways of creating with acrylic paint and mixed media: collaging, stamping, stenciling, using mixed media, and other ways to apply and remove paint. You will learn to create art that …

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Oil Painting Monthly Course

6:30–8:30pm Thursdays, September 7–October 26, 2017 (monthly enrollment)

Instructor: Linda Harold

Join Instructor Linda Harold and learn the basic “how-to’s” of oil painting. If you have painted before, join us for a refresher and quickly move on to working at your own pace. We will begin with different types of brushes and how to use …

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Acrylic Paint Night Out

Friday, August 18, 6:30-9:30pm

Instructor: Ricco DiStefano

Spend an evening with professional painter Ricco DiStefano learning tips and tricks to to complete your own one of a kind art piece while NOT copying from the masters. Ricco will lead the group in exercises to create a vibrant painting with their own hands. All you need is the …

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Youth Painting

Wednesdays, beginning October 4–November 8, 2017 4–5:30pm monthly registration Ages 9–12

No longer available.

Instructor: Ashley Richard

Art helps kids to think creatively and gives them an outlet for self expression.

Instructor Ashley Richard will teach students painting techniques and color theory beginning with watercolor painting and moving into various paint styles at each student’s own pace.

This ongoing course …

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Designing for Visual Dialogue

Wednesdays, September 6–November 1, 6:30–8:30pm 8-week course (no class October 18)

Instructor: Pamela Beer

Could your painting compositions use some fresh ideas? This class structure will give you creative confidence, the ability to discern good design, and strong tools for making well-designed abstracts. By the end of class some simple self-critique tools will remove …

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Permanent link to this article: http://arteast.org/2017/05/notan-2017/

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