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Classes are ongoing; there is no start and stop date

Mixed Media

Level: Beginners/intermediate
Instructor: Marie Sullivan
Day: Wednesday 6:30pm

Cost: $205.00  + $40 PAINT AND MEDIUM FEE

This course introduces the fundamentals of painting and collage. Students will learn how to use acrylic paints, pastes and gels along with found objects to make one of a kind pieces. Students will also learn to think and draw/paint spatially while creating a contemporary piece with textures. Class introduces the gels, pastes, glazing and specialty gels as well as digital imaging on paint. 


Class will also introduce the method of turning acrylic paints into skins. We will then move to tissue staining to build organic, one of a kind collages. This course will also introduce the fundamentals of paint, basic color theory, and beginning watercolor techniques. Finished pieces will have a beautiful contemporary look. The students will use direct observation from life as well as their imaginations to produce works.