Create 2D art using paints of all varieties—watercolor, acrylic, tempera, and even paint made from recycled materials. Take inspiration from music to compose art that rocks!
Come on in for a one night only make-it-and-take-it art experience! Paint a prickly cactus in acrylic using palette knife painting techniques on canvas.
Come on in for a one night only make-it-and-take-it art experience! Try your hand at an acrylic painting using a palette knife, creating a beauteous bird of paradise on canvas.
Concentrated classes for all levels that cover drawing for painting, color mixing, controlling values, and fundamental watercolor techniques. Address finding one’s subject and staying motivated in challenging times.
In these concentrated classes for all skill levels, begin with the structure of the head and placement of features. Next, look at the eye, nose, and mouth as 3D parts of the portrait. Explore color mixing, value control, brushwork, and blending.
Concentrated classes for all levels that cover drawing for painting, color mixing, controlling values, and fundamental watercolor techniques. Address finding one's subject and staying motivated in challenging times.
Explore composition, painting styles, techniques, and color analysis through individual instruction.
Make your canvas sing with spring! Design a spring scene on canvas, using all the light and bright colors of the season.
Take inspiration from nature to create a bird watercolor painting from drawing to completion. The bird featured in this class will differ from the one in Virtual Watercolor Bird Workshop 1.
Spend a day (or two) of Spring Break making art! Use a variety of paints to create a variety of paintings, or reinvent an object bound for the trash bin into a unique sculpture.
Learn about composition, color, and design as it relates to building a painting from start to finish.
Take inspiration from nature to create a bird watercolor painting from drawing to completion.
Using a bamboo brush and sumi-e ink, learn to create bamboo trunks and leaves with relaxed breath, simplified strokes, and elegant mind.
Celebrate the snowy season by painting a snowy snowman scene on canvas! Learn about color mixing and how to paint white and shades of white to create dimension and a cool winter painting.
Want to try something creative but don’t want the hassle of buying supplies and making the mess at home? Come on in for a one night only make-it-and-take-it art experience. Advanced registration required.
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!
Try It Thursday—Holiday Wreath Canvas Painting [...]
Bring a photograph of your favorite pet or animal and watch it come alive in a painting!
Try your hand out a palette knife painting with acrylic on canvas—using fall colors and tones to create a fall harvest scene.
Create beautiful silk scarves right in your own home! Two scarves will be created while learning dye techniques.