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Color Theory and Practice

4-Session Evening Studio Arts Course

Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 6:30 p.m. to Thursday, February 17, 2022 - 8:30 p.m. ET
Upcoming Session:
Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. ET
Code: 1V00YH
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$135 - Member
$155 - Non-Member

Materials for this program

  1. Supply List

By Theresa Ottenson

Explore the basics of color theory including temperature, value, and harmony-creating color schemes. In three hands-on projects, learn to use a color wheel with tinting and toning, color charts, and color harmony studies. In-class demonstrations highlight color matching techniques. Please see explanation of required pre-class preparatory work in the website supply list.

This class will be recorded. Please see our FAQ for recording terms and conditions.

Other Information

  • The instructor is Theresa Ottenson.
  • 4 sessions, 2 hours each
  • This studio arts program is a Zoom Meeting to allow for patron and instructor interaction.

Patron Information

  • If you register multiple individuals, you will be asked to supply individual names and email addresses so they can receive a Zoom link email. Please note that if there is a change in program schedule or a cancellation, we will notify you via email, and it will be your responsibility to notify other registrants in your group.
  • Unless otherwise noted, registration for streaming programs typically closes two hours prior to the start time on the date of the program.
  • Once registered, patrons should receive an automatic email confirmation from CustomerService@SmithsonianAssociates.org.
  • Separate Zoom link information will be emailed closer to the date of the program. If you do not receive your Zoom link information 24 hours prior to the start of the program, please email Customer Service for assistance.
  • View Common FAQs about our Streaming Programs on Zoom.
This program is part of our
Smithsonian Associates Streaming series.