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TITLE: Drawing & Painting Lab (16-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Explore techniques including concepts of shape, line, texture and color blending. Students need to bring a 9'x12' drawing pad (90lb) and a 9'x12' mixed-media pad (140lb.), graphite pencils (HB, 6B), fine Sharpie or Pitt pen (black), a set of 24 Crayola crayons, a set of 12 color pencils, a set of water-soluble oils or wax pastels, and a set of watercolors (pan is okay). You also need to bring filbert brush #8 and #10; and a flat brush for washes and blending.

TITLE: Italics (18-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Prerequisite: Calligraphy. Italics is the most versatile of alphabets and a natural follow-on to the beginning class. In addition to miniscule and majascule, variations and flourishing, students are taught to mix watercolor gouache paint to make colored ink and experiment with the colored ink or different colored papers. Bring your tools. Supply fee payable to instructor at first class.

TITLE: Pen & Ink with Watercolor Washes (18+)
DESCRIPTION: Enhance your drawing and watercolor skills by learning to add texture and fluid washes to standard pen and ink. Learn to see and extend your range in all rendering techniques and methods. Supply list provided at class, any supply fee payable to instructor.

TITLE: Watercolor Painting I (18-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Explore materials, value, painting in triads, wet-in-wet, washes, glazing and other techniques. Materials provided for first class, with supply list for other classes. Cost of materials is between $50 and $75.

TITLE: Watercolor Painting II (18-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Prerequisite: Watercolor Painting I or equivalent. Continue sharpening basic skills and techniques. Develop brush styles and individual approaches to projects and exercises. Students need to bring supplies to class.

TITLE: Watercolor Works (13-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Open to students of all levels. Learn to mix colors, composition, paint handling and brush strokes through various projects and finished paintings. Experienced painters may work on their own projects. Supply list at first class but bring materials if you have them.

TITLE: Watercolors: Painting Glass (18+)
DESCRIPTION: Learn to paint the look of shine, reflection and transparency using watercolor on paper with instructor Marni Maree. Morning demonstration followed by afternoon painting and critique. Bring in glass, silver objects or photos of glass to paint. Supply list emailed before class. Bring a bag lunch.

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