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Art Studio Workshops (for ages 16+)


This workshop series offers instruction and guidance on technique in painting and drawing. Working from life and photographs, students will explore basic painting principles such as color, shape, light and more. Along with traditional technical painting skills, these workshops also provides an exploration of painting and drawing forms and styles.
No prior experience necessary.

Experience the fun of expressive form with local artist, Nicole Williford. To learn more about Nicole or see her work you can visit her website: nicolewilliford.com.


MARK MAKING & COLOR MIXING
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11
FULL DAY FEE: $75
SINGLE SESSION FEE: $40
Mark Making (9:00 – 12:00): Focus on basic design principles and how to express ourselves using various types of marks.
Color Mixing (1:00 – 4:00): Learn the basics of color theory, create our own color wheel and learn color mixing exercises.

VALUE & PAINTING FOUNDATIONS
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 16
FULL DAY FEE: $75
SINGLE SESSION FEE: $40
Value (9:00 – 12:00): Explore value using various dry mediums. We will do exercises and work on a small still life drawing.
Painting Foundations (1:00 – 4:00): Learn various strategies used to begin paintings. We will focus on basic elements of design and spend time practicing exercises.

LARGE VALUE & UNDERPAINTING
SATURDAY JANUARY 6
FULL DAY FEE: $75
SINGLE SESSION FEE: $40
Large Value Drawing (9:00 - 12:00): Work on a large still life drawing using various dry mediums.
Underpainting Methods (1:00 – 4:00): Learn about underpainting methods, learning about both reductive and additive strategies.


ENTIRE WORKSHOP SERIES
Saturdays: 11/11, 12/16, 1/6
COURSE FEE: $200

Earlier Event: November 7
Beginning Ceramics (for ages 18+)