Taught in a limited size group, the class is structured so that students receive high level personalized instruction in the area of focus that they wish to explore: DRAWING, WATERCOLOR and OIL PAINTING.
We welcome students of all levels of experience. From Age 12 to 99
Supplies are provided or the first class. Supply list given thereafter.
Sessions are taught by renown artists BRIAN BUSCH and ANA SANCHEZ .
Learn drawing fundamentals that will serve as the foundation of all your art work. Learn to break down a scene into shapes, drawing from large shapes to small shapes. We cover tone, composition, proportion, flow and value. Media used is charcoal / pencil.
This class will cover the basics of watercolor painting, by explaining the different materials, what to look for in brushes, paper and the difference between different grades of paint. Using demos, chats and painting from the still life or your own photos, you will learn how to work with watercolors and not against them.
A simple step-by-step process to painting alla prima portraits. Students study composition, drawing, likeness, organizing your palette, color mixing, value, edges, and producing a completed portrait. A limited Zorn palatte will be taught.
Learn how to paint using oils or sharpen your oil painting For beginners you will learn the fundamentals of oil painting by understanding value, light, composition, color mixing, paint application, and how to use brushes for any desired finish. You will learn about materials and explore step by step of both indirect and direct painting techniques.