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Studio Arts: Painting Classes

Live Streaming

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, 1/2 credit)

Date of event
Thursday, July 9 to August 13, 2020 – 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. ET
Live Streaming

Beginning students as well as experienced painters explore watercolor techniques and learn new approaches to painting through classroom demonstration, discussion, and experimentation.

Date of event
Sunday, July 12 to August 16, 2020 – 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Live Streaming

In this workshop open to all levels, students discover the versatility and fluidity of working in watercolors while exploring the functional and aesthetic elements of color and design found in plants.

Date of event
Tuesday, September 8 to 29, 2020 – 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET