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Absolute Beginners Drawing with Shawn Dell Joyce

Screen Shot 2015-05-02 at 7.27.41 AMAbsolute beginner’s drawing class with Shawn Dell Joyce – Joyce teaches the global skill of drawing in 6 basic component skills: sketching, shading, value, perspective, proportion and composition. If you can sign your name legibly, you can learn how to draw realistically! Perfect first art class,or workshop for artists who are “just getting back into it.” Each session builds upon the basic skills, so you can continue drawing each month, or start at any point. Skills such as drawing exactly what you see-from direct observation, and being able to see and sketch 5 distinct values from light to dark are taught each month. Learn how to sight; gauge measurements and draw in perspective, and correct proportion. Draw still lifes, portraits and individual objects using a variety of drawing media like charcoal and pencils. One day workshop Sun. Jan. 7, 10am-2pm all materials supplied! Pack a lunch

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Instructor: Shawn Dell Joyce     [View Instructor Video]
Price: Materials Included
Session Dates: Sun. Jan. 7 10am-2pm nonmembers ($75.00)
Sun. Jan. 7 10am-2 members ($65.00)

Portraiture with Liam!

Liam VogelLearn the basics of anatomical proportion, shading to capture skin tones, and getting a good likeness! Fun class drawing faces and portraits from busts and live models. Learn how to use charcoal and graphite. Materials supplied (sketchbook, charcoal, white pastel, pencils) For experienced artistic children, pre-teens, and teens.

Session runs 1 week $125.00- 1:00-3:00pm

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $125. Mon.-Fri. 1-3pm
Dates: ($),
Repeating Dates: Sunday ($)

LOOSEN UP with Shawn Dell Joyce

Learn to use techniques to loosen up and paint quickly and accurately! Shawn takes you through a series of timed painting exercises using a complementary palette (she uses pastel, but you can use watercolor, acrylic or oil) and
get looser and looser with juicy color and simple shapes. Fun, exciting and engaging! Your art will change forever from this class! This class is sponsored by Ampersand Pastelbords and each participant will be provided with a free board that can be used with pastel or watercolor. Bring your own materials, or use our materials for a small fee.

Instructor: Shawn Dell Joyce     [View Instructor Video]
Price: Winter still life, Sat. Jan. 13, 3-5pm
Session Dates: Sat. Jan. 13, 3-5pm ($30.00)
Sat. Jan. 13, 3-5pm materials supplied ($40.00)

Teen Portfolio Building-with Liam Vogel

Teens will practice the essentials of drawing and painting from observation such as how to sketch ellipses, symmetrical shapes, and work with value to create high-quality pieces of work for your portfolio. Whether you’re preparing your portfolio for college or honing your skills, working from observation is one of best ways to improve and maintain artistic skill. All equipment and materials provided. $25 per hour

Liam Vogel

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $25/hour schedule a week in advance, afterschool or weekends
Session Dates: any hour you choose ($25.00)

Liam's Cartooning/Anime Fun!

Learn basic drawing techniques to draw your favorite cartoon characters, as well as create some of your own! Each day will focus on a different skill used by professionals when creating their own cartoons, and will build on what we learned in the previous class. By the end of the week, each student will have created their own cartoon character, and completed their own original cartoon story using that character. This class is designed for total beginners, with no experience necessary. Recommended for all ages, but geared towards younger audiences. Materials supplied!


Liam Vogel Anime

Instructor: William Vogel
Price: $100 for four classes afterschool Weds. or Sat.
Session Dates: Saturday May 6,13, 20, 27 ($125.00)
Saturday May- 6,13,20,27 (members) ($100.00)

Figure Drawing Lab Workshop with William Noonan

This is a 3 Hour, Once a Month Workshop. It is an opportunity to Practice and Refine your Figure Drawing skills. Beginners are Welcome. It is conducted using reference materials from various sources; Prints, Projected Photos & Videos, and Art Historical references. Topics will include Anatomy, Gesture and Proportion. Because this class will not work from a live model, but rather from prepared materials there will be ample opportunity for Critiques, Conversations and Specific Focus on Topics of Interest. Charcoal and 18 X 24 Newsprint, or Graphite are the recommended Drawing Tools.
Thursdays 6:00-9:00 PM                        $35.00 Members        $40.00 Non-Members
Session Dates:    November 30th
                                                                                                               December 21st
                                                                                                                     January 18th
Instructor: William Noonan     [View Instructor Video]
Instructor: William Noonan     [View Instructor Video]
Price: $40.00
Session Dates: November 30th Non-Members ($40.00)
November 30th Members ($35.00)
December 21st Non-Members ($40.00)
December 21st Members ($35.00)
January 18th Non-Members ($40.00)
January 18th Members ($35.00)