Intermediate Level Painting Instruction Class Thursdays in Sept with Mary Ann Ford

1-2:30 p.m. Thursdays, September 3, 10, 17, 24  • $100 for members  $150 for non-members (for all four classes)

This set of classes is a refreshment of painting theories and techniques which are necessary components of any painted piece. Classes will include a lecture on the topic of the week, painting time to practice the topics discussed, and class discussion.

First Class: mixing “noncolors” (greys, blacks, browns, and whites).

Second Class: hard and soft edges; shading to give objects shape and appear three dimensional; reflections and shadows.

Third Class: using lights and darks; warm and cool colors and value changes to create moods, feelings, and atmospheres.

Fourth Class: Putting it all together: discussion, feedback, and problem solving on any topics of interest to the class participants.

About the Instructor: Mary Ann Browning Ford – member of National Association of Women Artists; Designer/ Scenic Artist for USCB; and a professional muralist.