Senior Art CoursesExplore courses in painting, drawing, ceramics, crafts and art history.
Drawing for Beginners
Learn to use the basic drawing techniques in line, shape form, contour, value, perspective, spatial relationships, measurements and proportion rules while doing hands-on projects. Bring a drawing pad 9'' by 12' or larger, pencil and eraser to the first class. A supply list will be provided at the first session.
Fundamentals of Portrait Painting
Learn the fundamentals of portrait painting in watercolor, oil and pastels. We will practice drawing and measuring and discuss color and value. Student must bring a photo to class.
The Intriguing World of Contemporary Glass Art
Learn about the development/history of blown glass as an art form that began in 1962. A local collector will guide you in exploring the stories, works and collaborations of extraordinary visionary artists: Littleton, Chihuly and 3 others from Prague and Murano. Glass painting techniques will be presented by a contemporary glass artist.
Acquire basic and intermediate painting skills while being introduced to wash, dry brush and masking techniques. Subject matter such as landscapes, still life, and portraitures will be included. Materials list provided in class.