Painting and Drawing - Acrylics - Albany Senior Center
Open to all levels and ages. Beginning students will work in acrylics, learning how to handle acrylic paint, including how to mix colors, use of mediums, texture and washes, how to see values and build compositions. Beginning sutdents are shown specific exercises to learn about color mixing & paint handling after which they can choose to paint abstracts, landscapes, botanical studies or other subjects of their choosing. Advanced students or those who have taken a class with Stephanie can work in acrylics or their choice of any drawing or painting media, beginning with the first class, with instructor working with them individually. Basic drawing and composition as it relates to creating a painting will be taught to all including making and using a view finder and making working sketches in charcoal. Students are encouraged to create visual richness by developing the thought and feeling in their work. Students supply their own paints, brushes, paper & canvas. Bring whatever supplies you already have to the first class where materials will be discussed and list given out.
8 Tuesday classes: October 2,9,16,23,30; November 6, 13,20
Place: Albany Senior Center, 846 Masonic Avenue, Albany, CA 94706
Fee: $125 Albany Resident $130 Non-resident
(Plus in-class materials fee of $4)