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Art of Kat'i / Ebru Paper Cutting Art

at Turkish Cultural Center Boston - Concord
1105 Commonwealth Ave Ste 203, Boston, Massachusetts 02215

Art of Kat'i / Ebru Paper Cutting Art The art of Kati involves engraving a special type of paper or tissue(like ebru painting, calligraphy writing on leather or on any traditional motif). and, sticking the engraved design to another surface by using a special glue called (muhallebi) which is made from starch water and alum. In this class, we will learn...

Thursday Jul 5th, 6:30pm

Painting in Oil for the Beginner

at North River Arts Society - Marshfield
157 Old Main St, Boston, Massachusetts 02050

Few things will reward you as much as learning how to paint in oils. In this class we will tackle the basics: color, value, composition, as well as safety and generally ‘getting to know’ the medium which is so juicy and rich. Each week we will tackle an exercise where you will gain confidence, and also practice painting from life, from photos...

$210

6 sessions

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Watercolor Painting: Beginner to Intermediate

at North River Arts Society - Marshfield
157 Old Main St, Boston, Massachusetts 02050

Designed for all levels of the watercolorist, this popular course will first provide the necessary fundamentals and then explore the many techniques of watercolor. Work from still-life setups, photos, or from your imagination. Emphasis on color and design, with the goal of creating an organized emotional statement. Required Materials: PAINTS: I prefer...

$225

7 sessions

Pastel Painting (Beginners to Intermediate)

at North River Arts Society - Marshfield
157 Old Main St, Boston, Massachusetts 02050

Learn or improve your skills in soft pastel painting. Unlike how its name sounds, this medium creates lively and vibrant works of art.   Exploring supportive concepts and numerous design approaches in this fun medium, improve and add to your creative marks with pastel, differences in grades and brands, all types of papers and applications, underpainting...

$210

6 sessions

Drawing and Watercolor (Beginners)

at North River Arts Society - Marshfield
157 Old Main St, Boston, Massachusetts 02050

This course promises to break down the basics and get you started or revive skills forgotten or long unused! No expensive materials or any previous experience/skills required. We will explore drawing and watercolor methods and technique through exploration of a variety of subject matter and essentially learn how to begin a regular practice and body...

$175

5 sessions

Learn to Sew - Beginner Pt 2 (Ages 10-13)

at Hopkinton Center for the Arts - Hopkinton
98 Hayden Rowe St, Hopkinton, Massachusetts 01748

In this class, we will continue to build on the skills that the student has acquired in the first series of classes. Students will learn how to install a zipper and some of the fundamentals of patchwork quilting. Projects include making a bag and 14" patchwork throw pillow. Any time left after the completion of these 2 projects will be spent on holiday...

$135

5 sessions

Learn to Sew- Beginner Pt 2 (Teens)

at Hopkinton Center for the Arts - Hopkinton
98 Hayden Rowe St, Hopkinton, Massachusetts 01748

In this class, we will continue to build on the skills that the student has acquired in the first series of classes. Students will learn how to install a zipper and some of the fundamentals of patchwork quilting. Projects include making a bag and 14" patchwork throw pillow. Any time left after the completion of these 2 projects will be spent on holiday...

$170

5 sessions

Abstract Painting Contemporary Approach

at Art School 99 - Somerville
86 Joy St #37, 2nd Fl, Boston, Massachusetts 02143

Fun, innovative, and challenging, abstract painting is an exciting way to express yourself. This program begins by teaching the fundamentals of design, composition, and color. Throughout the course, we will examine a history of Abstraction, learn how it started and find out "How, When and Why Paris moved to New York" in the middle of the XX century....

$50

Painting (ages 12-14)

at Museum of Fine Arts - Fenway/Kenmore
465 Huntington Avenue , Boston, Massachusetts 02115

Explore the galleries to discover different approaches to painting.  In the first half of the class focuses on fundamental skills, including color relationships and theory; during the second half, work independently and realize your ideas on canvas and panel. Supplies will be provided.

$220

4 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules

Drawing and Painting Fundamentals

at Museum of Fine Arts - Fenway/Kenmore
465 Huntington Avenue , Boston, Massachusetts 02115

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.

$300

10 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules

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Intro to Watercolors

at Essex Art Center - Lawrence
56 Island St #1, Boston, Massachusetts 01840

Once you learn the rhythm and water control of watercolors, there is no end to the fun. Beginners will follow along, learning how to draw for watercolor ease, and creating paintings using solid washes, merging skies into ground, realistic weather beaten trees, tree gesture, boats, and more. Advanced watercolorists may paint their own subjects, and...

$140

6 sessions

Discover NAC: Topics — Painting — Various

at The New Art Center in Newton - Newtonville
61 Washington Park, Newtonville, Massachusetts 02460

Reconnect with your inner muse through the “Discover NAC” series. This collection of introductory sessions taught by different instructors is designed to (re)introduce students to creative expression through the arts. It provides an opportunity for students to explore new techniques, materials, and teaching styles. If you’re new to the arts or...

$175

4 sessions

Still Life in Oil

at Lexington Arts and Crafts - Lexington
130 Waltham St, Lexington, Massachusetts 02421

In this class, students will work with real flowers and fruit to paint a dynamic still life. Students of all levels will improve their understanding of color temperature, value, drawing, edges and composition. If you have always wanted to try oil paints, this is a great place to begin. Pearl McCarthy will do a demonstration for beginners and give each...

$275

8 sessions

Watercolor and Ink

at Brookline Arts Center - Brookline
86 Monmouth St, Boston, Massachusetts 02446

Students at all levels of experience are welcome to participate in this studio-style course. Beginners will learn techniques and tricks to understand how to use watercolors effectively and efficiently to create beautiful works of art, and have the chance to try mixed-media by incorporating pen and ink techniques.  Advanced students are encouraged...

$315

8 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules

Color Theory for Oil Painting: Color Optics Part 2

at Museum of Fine Arts - Fenway/Kenmore
465 Huntington Avenue , Boston, Massachusetts 02115

Build upon the fundamentals of color theory and explore more advanced use of color optics for visual artists through the use of color mixing and chart creations. Major color theories will be discussed.  Students are responsible for providing their own supplies.

$300

10 sessions

No Upcoming Schedules
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