This six-week course is an open studio for intermediate to advanced students interested in independent work while enjoying the company of fellow artists. Students have shared various techniques and practices in past studios, creating a rich environment for learning. This course will focus on individual coaching to help students explore composition, see values, understand light and shadows, and develop new painting techniques.
Gain confidence with basic elements of acrylic painting, including composition, color, value, and more. All skill levels are welcome!
Create a pumpkin on canvas using an impasto technique with palette knives.
Boo! It's almost Halloween, so it's time to paint an eerie scene. See if a spirit or two might come alive on your canvas.
Create a wreath on canvas to use with your holiday decor—perfect for a wall or even your front door.
Learn basic dye application techniques, including resist, salt application, and tie-dye. Create two or three wearable art pieces using this centuries-old painting form, including a circle scarf. Great for gifts!