Painting Classes for Adults

Acrylic Portraiture Workshop
A-210 – On 9/20/17 - Register
1 Wednesday, 5:30 – 8:30 pm, Room 101
Instructor: Kit Palencar

Learn to paint living portraits!  Join local painter Kit Palencar as he guides you through capturing the personality of your subject from the beginning sketch to finishing touches.  Some painting experience is suggested but not required.
* Students should bring at least two or three photos to choose from that include a neutral background and a good/strong sense of lighting to show value and form. Images should be printed out on 8.5x11 standard printer paper.  Also bring a black and white copy to examine value and shape.
* Bring a packed dinner and we will take a break during the workshop
*Cost includes all supplies
$48 / $38 for members 

Beginner/Intermediate Acrylic Painting
A-200 – Begins 9/16/17, Ends 10/28/17, no class 10/14 - Register
6 Saturdays, 11:00 – 1:00 pm, Room 103
Instructor: Kit Palencar

Whether you are an experienced painter or beginner wanting to dabble in something more than a CMA Uncorked or “wine and canvas” class, then this class is for you!  Learn a variety of acrylic painting techniques including, how to paint realistic subjects; create unique textures with acrylic mediums and even experiment with abstraction! Our instructor will cater instruction to your skill level and interests. 
*Cost includes most supplies, supply list available the first day of class. (Approximately $25 or less depending on supplies already owned)
$128 / $103 for members 

Beginning/Intermediate Watercolor Painting
A-220 – Begins 9/17/17, Ends 10/22/17 - Register
6 Sundays, 1:30 – 3:30 pm, Room 102
Instructor: Jerry Zelinskas

Let’s explore the versatility of watercolor!  Beginners will be guided though lessons that teach basic techniques. More experienced students will have the opportunity to work independently with feedback from the instructor. 
*Supply list available the first day of class. (Approximately $55 or less depending on supplies already owned)
$108 / $86 for members

Beginner/Intermediate Oil Painting
A-240BEG - Begins 9/16, Ends 10/28, no class 10/14 - Register
A-240INT - Begins 9/16, Ends 10/28, no class 10/14 - Register
6 Saturdays, 11:00- 2:00 pm, Room 102
Instructor:  Frank Dale

Learn introductory classical oil painting using the Flemish technique in this unique class.  Whether you are an experienced oil painter wanting to learn a new style of painting, or wanting to learn a new medium by an acclaimed artist this class is for you. Class participants will share in the experience of painting an image emphasizing Flemish painting techniques. The finished painting will have a finely rendered classical appearance and be ready for framing. Don’t have oil paint materials, no problem! Each participant is required to use Frank Dale’s personally picked materials for this class. 

Beginner Oil Painting 
       For first time students taking the class.
       Class price includes class materials and kit worth over $136 which you keep when the class is finished.
       For 18 hours of class instruction:  Cost: $86 (Cost for Members $69) +$136 for materials = 
      $222 / $205 for members

Intermediate Oil Painting 
       Prerequisite (Beginning Oil Painting)
       For returning students, please bring your kits to class on the first day.
       Class price includes $80 worth of materials.
       For 18 hours of class instruction:  Cost: $86 (Cost for Members $69) +$80 for materials = 
       $166 / $149 for members

CMA Uncorked
Come enjoy wine, music and friends while creating a personal masterpiece!
We make painting easy and exciting. Our talented local artists will instruct you step-by-step through re-creating the featured painting. Whether you are an aspiring artist or just looking to explore your creative side, you are sure to go home with a painting that is uniquely yours!

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