Adult studio classes
Preregistration is required for all workshops/seminars/classes
Art Classes for Adults: Beginning/Intermediate/Advanced Oil Painting
Beginners will learn the basics of oil painting: prepping the canvas, mixing colors, brush techniques, composition and light and shadow. Intermediate painters will review color mixing and composition and choosing subject matter. Advanced painters will receive individualized instruction based on their ability level. Don’t be intimidated — this can be fun! Supply list will be emailed upon receipt of registration. Fridays 1/27/17-3/10/17 9:30-11:30am at North Laurel Community Center. Offered through Howard County Department of Parks and Recreation, to register contact email@example.com.
Art Classes for Adults: Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced Watercolor Painting
Watercolor painting has been at the foundation of every artists career since the late 1500's and is still used widely today among artists and draftsmen. This class will cover all the classic watercolor techniques as well as more abstract and experimental ones. Watercolor is the perfect medium for those just getting started and yet challenges even the most skilled painters. Students will also become familiar with watercolor pencils. The experiences and direction of the class can be tailored to fit the needs and level of the individual student. 1040 William St, Balt MD 21230, cost $95 - supply list will be emailed - students purchase their own supplies (average $30)
Art Classes for Adults: Abstracting for Intermediate Painters
Have you ever said, "I could paint that?" Let's find out if you can! We will create paintings without subject matter in acrylic or oil paints. We will study color, texture, composition and brush technique. We will experiment with different sized canvases and brushes and with collage techniques. This is a great opportunity to use abstracting to amplify your developing technique. Supply list will be mailed.
Artists' Round Table
This is an opportunity to meet other artists who are practicing and displaying their work, to view portfolios and receive feedback on your own, even to barter for artwork. There will be discussions of framing, pricing, printing technologies, paper qualities, grouping bodies of artwork, adding value to your work, creating inventories, copyrights, choosing venues, festivals/events, etc. The sessions will be moderated and we will have break out sessions by medium - (i.e. photographers can meet with other photographers). These will be unintimidating, social events and hopefully, very helpful to your work as artists. Feel free to register for one or both. Please also share this with other artists you know. where: 1419 Riverside Ave when: to be scheduled for spring 2015 cost: $10/ea session for Art Exposure members, $15/ea session for non-members drinks/snacks will be provided.
Art Classes for Adults: Plein Air Painting
Once you've copied "the masters" and worked from your own photographs, the next challenge for painters is to paint outdoors. Using drawing materials, watercolor, acrylic and oil paints, we will render cityscapes, seascapes, still lifes and landscapes in this class that meets 5 consecutive Saturdays for 3 morning hours outside at various locations in Baltimore (Ft McHenry, Federal Hill Park, Cross St Market, Riverside Park, Fort Ave. industrial space). The first class will start at 1419 Riverside Ave., Baltimore, MD 21230. A material list will be emailed upon registration. Intermediate and advanced painters (this class is not for beginners) will receive individualized instruction based on their ability level.
Advanced Digital Photography
This class is for students who have completed at least 2 two-hour sessions of an introductory photography course. The focus here is on field work to allow the students to apply what was learned in previous sessions to the type of photography they wish to pursue. Field work will be customized to the interests of the students (for ex. photographing children, landscapes, animals, etc). Maximum class size 4 people.
Sewing lessons offered at instructor's home or yours. The instructor is located in Columbia, MD and her hourly rate is $40.00 per hour, 2-hour session. If she comes to your home, the rate is $45.00 per hour. Contact her directly at: firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone 410-707-1680.
Have you ever thought of your iPad as an artist's tool? In this class we will be exploring free apps that can be used to create artwork and we will be viewing the work of famous artists so we can duplicate their styles in digital art. We’ll “update” Pop Art (Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein), Impressionism (Claude Monet and Vincent van Gogh), Surrealism (Salvador Dali), anamorphic art (Hans Holbein) and Abstraction (Vassily Kandinsky).You should come to class with a fully charged iPad that has the following apps downloaded on it: Photo Booth, Abstract You, Doodle Buddy, Brushes, Youdoodle, Adobe Draw, Adobe Shape, and Draw. To register contact email@example.com Class is offered Monday 2/13/17 9:30-11:30am at Rogers Carter Community Center and Friday 3/24/17 9:30am-11:30am at North Laurel Community Center.
Introduction to Digital Photography
These lessons provide the hands-on opportunity to learn how to use your camera in a more effective manner to create better photos. The class covers the basics of digital photography.Topics include: camera controls, speed and aperture. Students are required to have an adjustable digital camera either DSLR, Super-zoom, interchangeable lens compact or compact. Students will be expected to bring their camera with instruction book to class.The lessons consist of two sessions that are each 1 1/2 hours. The first lesson will take place at a mutually agreed upon place and time. The second lesson will be a photo walk in Fells Point or other outdoor location. In case of bad weather, the photo walk will be rescheduled by the instructor. Cost for this combination as a private lesson (one student) is $120 Cost for this combination as a private lesson (one student) is $120 The cost as a semi-private instruction (2 students) is $180 total (or $90/person). Minimum-age 18.
Drawing for Beginners, Intermediate, Advanced
This class will focus on a variety of drawing approaches, from the realistic to the abstract. Special attention will be given to the area of portraiture. Beginners will be introduced to the basics of drawing, including exercises that appeal to both its technical and creative components. Intermediate and advanced students will receive individualized instruction as they work to improve and refine their skills. Supply list will be emailed upon receipt of registration.
Adult Summer Art Camp
Why should kids have all the fun? This is your chance to experience different media and to receive individualized instruction on long-term projects. Media to consider include acrylics, watercolor, oil paint, pastels, charcoal, and collage. Come motivated or inspiration can be provided.
This class will focus on a variety of drawing approaches, from the realistic to the abstract. Special attention will be given to the area of portraiture. Gesture drawing, drawing from a model, figure and face drawing are just some of the elements that will be covered. Beginners will be introduced to the basics of drawing, including exercises that appeal to both its technical and creative components. Intermediate and advanced students will receive individualized instruction as they work to improve and refine their skills.
This class will focus on a variety of drawing approaches, from the realistic to the abstract. Special attention will be given to the area of landscape. Composition, focal point, texture, shading are just some of the elements that will be covered. Beginners will be introduced to the basics of drawing, including exercises that appeal to both its technical and creative components. Intermediate and advanced students will receive individualized instruction as they work to improve and refine their skills. Thursday 2/2/17 9:30am-12:30pm at Ellicott City Community Center. To register contact firstname.lastname@example.org.