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Studio Arts: Painting Classes
Introduction to Watercolor

Beginning students as well as experienced painters explore new materials and techniques in watercolor painting.

Date
Monday, April 3 – June 5, 2017 - 6:30 p.m.to 9:00 p.m. (no class April 10 or May 29)
Traditional Oil Painting Techniques: Lessons from Museum Masterpieces
8-Session Afternoon Course

Explore the techniques of artists and schools from the early Renaissance to today as you practice the skills of the masters, using their exact colors, canvas types, and paint applications. (World Art History Certificate elective, 1 credit)

Date
Saturday, April 15 to June 17, 2017 - 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (no class 5/13 and 5/27)
Continued Watercolor
7-Session Daytime Course

This class investigates watercolor techniques that offer opportunities for greater individual experimentation and expression. Go beyond the basics of paint application and learn how to construct strong, vibrant, personality-filled paintings as you hone your skills as a watercolor artist.

Date
Monday, April 17 to June 5, 2017 – 10:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. (no class May 29)
Traditional Oil Painting Techniques: Lessons from Museum Masterpieces
8-Session Afternoon Course

Explore the techniques of artists and schools from the early Renaissance to today as you practice the skills of the masters, using their exact colors, canvas types, and paint applications. (World Art History Certificate elective, 1 credit)

Date
Monday, April 17 to June 12, 2017 - 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (no class 5/29)
Painting Is for Everyone
6-Session Afternoon Course

If you’ve ever wanted to paint, here’s a class that offers the perfect introduction to the art—and will have you ready to pick up your brush with confidence.

Date
Tuesday, April 18 to May 23, 2017 – 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Introduction to Drawing and Painting
8-Session Daytime Course

In this combination course, students work from still life, architectural interiors, and landscape to translate the world of three dimensions to two through the arts of drawing and painting.

Date
Wednesday, April 19 to June 7, 2017 - 10:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Beginning Acrylic Painting
8-Session Afternoon Course

Are you ready to pick up a paint brush? Painting is as much about how you think as it is the process of putting colors on canvas. This beginning-level course introduces both the skills needed to paint, and how to observe and reflect the world around you like an artist.

Date
Wednesday, April 19 to June 7, 2017 - 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Beginning Oil Painting
8-Session Evening Course

Lectures, demonstrations, and hands-on experimentation introduce the medium of oils. Working from still-life arrangements, explore basic painting techniques including color-mixing, scumbling, and glazing to gain the technical background needed to get started as a painter. Experience in drawing is helpful but not necessary.

Date
Thursday, April 20 to June 8, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.