Come explore your artistic talent, whether you’re just testing your talent or working on learning specific skills. All levels welcome. We will discuss all other materials at the first class. Please prepare $5 for the art materials if you don't have your own.
Are you fascinated with beauty of art? And are wondering how the artists did what they did? This class helps students to discover the inner life of some of history’s greatest paintings, through learning and mastering techniques. You choose the artist and the painting that interest you; we help you to figure it out. We will discuss all other materials...
Isn't it magic to paint white snow and realize that there is nothing white in this world? We will discuss all other materials at the first class. Please prepare $5 for the art materials if you don't have your own.
Our very friendly and talented instructor will be teaching guests how to paint the featured painting of the day. While you and your family are welcome to paint something other than the featured painting, the instructor's time will primarily be focused on assisting those painting the featured painting. Family Paint is...
Have you always wanted to memorialize this amazing moment of the fading sunlight? If so, this workshop is just for you. We will teach you how to paint the most beautiful time of day so you can cherish it forever with our Sunset Painting Workshop. We will discuss all other materials at the first class. Please prepare $5 for the art materials if you...
Learn the basics - handling materials, values, edges, composition, and mixing color in your choice of medium. Work from a still life or photos. Bring a sketch book, pencils and kneaded eraser to the first class.
Learn to draw from observation in graphite, and then charcoal. In the second half of the session, move on to the fundamentals of how to make a painting from prepping the surface, to a finished work of art. Students are responsible for providing their own supplies.
Painting from a live/nude model, study the human form, explore light and color relationships, and experiment with paint application techniques. Students are responsible for providing their own supplies.
Explore color, textures and different techniques unique to watercolor. We will work in realistic and abstract forms in a supportive environment. Composition and drawing are an integral part of this coursebut no previous experience is necessary
Learn fundamental techniques in painting, drawing, and printmaking. Demos, technical guidance, assignments, and visits to the MFA collection prepare students in each discipline. Working in the medium of your choice exploring color, composition, form, and personal imagery. Students are responsible for providing some of their own supplies.
Experience the magic and versatility of this fast drying medium.Through demonstrations and one-on-one critiques, Maris will bring out the best in each student. Color mixing, brush work and composition will be emphasized, using imagination and reference materials of your choice. Oil painters are welcomed.
This class is an introduction to all the basics of watercolor painting. Through demonstrations and one-on-one instruction, learn techniques that will get you painting in the first class. Basic drawing skills recommended, but not required. Materials list will be posted online prior to the start of class.
From a basswood cut-out, participants will create a small songbird by carving with hand tools and painting with acrylics. Any questions, contact Jane Layton at 781-259-9036. New Students - please bring $15.00 for materials.
Visit the galleries to view different painting styles and techniques. Work from still life objects in the studio, or independently realize your ideas with a series of paintings on canvas, paper, or panel. Learn fundamental skills, color relationships, and develop a personal style with acrylic paint. Students are responsible for providing their own...