Instructor Jim Lewis July 24-25 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. with short lunch break A look at the principles that help to make your paintings work. Explore and discover your own approach and attitude within these guiding principles. Learn how to avoid common failures and be the confident author of your work. Beginner to advanced […]
This summer, children will have a chance to learn the styles and techniques of such famous artists as Pablo Picasso’s Cubism, Salvador Dali’s Surrealism, George Braque’s collage and Andy Warhol’s Pop Art printmaking during “Art with the Masters” summer camp. The camp is designed for children ages 7-14, from 9-11 a.m. Mondays-Fridays in three summer […]
This class is not for the beginner. Daily demonstrations, plus discussions on composition, shapes and painting techniques will be covered. (Landscapes, Animals & Figures) • Instructor Mary Segars 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. July 26-28 • Cost $175, member and $200, non-members
This is a class for all artists. Drawing is the foundation for a painting. When you feel that something just isn’t right, it is probably the drawing. Dennis grew up in Detroit. He earned his BFA from Wayne State University and also received a Masters Degree in Art Education. All you need is: drawing pencils […]
Landscape Painting in Oil or Acrylic • Instructor Michael Story 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Friday May 10-12 • Cost: $375 members, $400 non-members The workshop begins with an I-Pad step-by-step presentation showing a progression of Michael’s painting techniques from start to finish. You’ll begin your painting with an initial charcoal drawing, followed by a color wash […]
Instructor Chris Groves 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Octover 24-26 • Cost $450, member and $475, non-members Skyscapes Over your Landscapes. We will cover how to convincingly paint a variety of types of clouds. From drawing to paint application. Working with simple value, limited temperature, and edges to form clouds of all sizes and shapes. Class will […]
Open Painting: (All Tuesdays in Feb. & Mar.) Dennis Lake February 7 thru April 4 […]
Sign up today for one or more of our amazing array of workshops lined up for 2017! There is something for everyone from watercolor to oil, batik to cold wax techniques, beginner to advanced! Visit the Center for Creative Arts Classes and Workshops tab for a full listing. You may sign up on-line or visit […]
Participants enjoyed the Watercolor Batik class at SOBA’s CCA in September. Instructor Joan Wykis led the creative workshop from the beginning to the end of painting a vibrant, fresh and rich looking watercolor batik on rice paper.
Our favorite instructor Doug Corkern will teach this drawing class on upcoming Saturdays: September 24 and October 1, from 9 am – 12 noon. Discover the use of lines, shapes, volume and value while utilizing basic perspective sketching techniques to produce awesome sketches. Sign up today!