Learn to Paint with Acrylics or Oils, Wednesdays, June 16-July 21, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Have you always wanted to learn how to paint without knowing where to start?  This is the class for you.  The instructor is here to help you translate your vision to the canvas.  All the basics of painting will be covered.  You will learn how to organize a color palette, mix colors, use different brushes, palette knives and mediums.  The emphasis will be on creating a pleasing composition using the elements and principles of design.  Techniques such as toning, glazing, scumbling and negative painting will also be explored.  This class is appropriate for beginners as well as intermediate or “rusty” painters.  Students will use their own reference photos fur subject matter.  Materials list provided. Anita Murphy Williams, $128 ($140)