Painting with Acrylics or Oils, Wednesdays, January 11-February 15, 10:00-12:00 p.m.

This class is for any student who is interested in developing their painting skills.  The instructor will help you translate your vision to canvas.  The basics of painting will be covered for beginning students. .  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 all skill levels. The instructor will individualize instruction to each student’s level. Students will use their own reference photos or work from the instructor’s large collection of reference photos. .  The instructor will demonstrate painting techniques during each class.  Materials list provided. Anita Murphy Williams, $128 ($140)