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Houseplants 101

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, Illinois 60022

Learn to select the right plant for a particular indoor space and how to determine ideal lighting levels. Explore correct watering principles and know when to repot and prune your houseplants. Featured plants include Phalaenopsis orchids, bonsai, terrariums, and air plants.

Sunday Oct 13th, 9am - 11am

Delacroix à Balthus en Français Ages 16+

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Do you want to practice your French while sharpening your drawing and painting skills? Join a native French speaker and artist for a French immersion class that will transition from drawing into painting using art historical references. Basic to advanced French language proficiency is recommended. Supply List: Drawing pad: bristol smooth Vine charcoal:...

Thursday Oct 3rd, 6pm - 9pm

  (10 sessions)
$345

10 sessions

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Painting, Pop, and Printmaking

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop 280 S Columbus Dr, Chicago, Illinois 60603

Andy Warhol used photography and screen printing to create now-iconic works in the 1960s. In later years he produced multiples as well as unique works of art that expanded on this practice. In this five-week class we will learn about Warhol's techniques and source materials, visit a working print studio to better understand these processes, and situate...

Saturday Oct 19th, 1pm - 4pm

  (5 sessions)
$292.50

5 sessions

Lady in Red

at Color Cocktail Factory - Pilsen 917 W 18th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Are you thinking about tapping to your creativity? Sip and Make! In a relaxed, social setting, a professional artist will guide the class step-by-step through replicating the nights featured painting Note: Our events are all BYOB. You can bring your beverage of choice. Ice, cups, corkscrews are provided. All art materials are provided. Only...

Friday Nov 8th, 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Gouache: Capturing Autumn Textures

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, Illinois 60022

Gouache is a medium known for its intense color and opacity. Learn how to work light on dark to capture the details found in fall's pods and remnants of the summer season. You will work in the traditional English style using dry brush. Gouache and paper will be provided by the instructor.  Prerequisite: Watercolor I or previous experience. ...

Saturday Oct 26th, 9:30am - 3:30pm

  (2 sessions)
$287

2 sessions

Architect of Light: It's All About the Light

at Ingrid's Originals Inc. - Lakeview 3729 N Ravenswood Ave Suite #138, Chicago, Illinois 60613

The focus of this three-day  studio workshop is on finding and expressing our own artistic voice. Fundamentals will be demonstrated and duality….the dialogue between opposing forces that finds resolution or not… on the paper’s surface, will also be explored.  A painting demonstration will be done first thing in the morning to illustrate...

Friday Oct 11th, 9am - 4pm

  (3 sessions)
$490

3 sessions

Girl with Balloon by Bansky

at Color Cocktail Factory - Pilsen 917 W 18th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Thinking about tapping to your creativity? Sip and Make! In a relaxed, social setting, a professional artist will guide the class step-by-step through replicating the nights featured painting About the painting Girl with Balloon (also, Balloon Girl or Girl and Balloon) is a 2002-started London series of stencil murals by the graffiti artist...

Friday Oct 18th, 7pm - 9pm

Dia de Los Muertos

at VIP Paints - Pilsen 2015 S. Laflin St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Bring a friend, partner or come solo. No Experience Needed. We teach you step by step Please Note: Doors open 30 min prior to class start time We do not accept late arrivals BYOB FOR 21 AND OVER with ID. Cups and wine openers are available. You can’t leave with open bottle Gratuity Not Included for Instructor All materials Included (Painting...

Friday Nov 1st, 6pm - 8pm

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Couples, Singles or Bffs - Couples Love Birds

at VIP Paints - Pilsen 2015 S. Laflin St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Come paint, sip and catch good vibes at VIP Paints. You can paint on your own or as couples/partnered. No experience needed. We teach you step by step! All materials Included (Painting on 12×16 canvas) Doors open 30 minutes prior to class start time. Free street parking available. BYOB for 21 and over. No open alcohol is allowed to leave...

Friday Oct 25th, 6pm - 8pm

Van Gogh: Cafe Terrace

at Color Cocktail Factory - Pilsen 917 W 18th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Thinking about tapping to your creativity? Sip and Make! In a relaxed, social setting, a professional artist will guide the class step-by-step through replicating the nights featured painting No art experience required. Note: Our events are all BYOB. You can bring your beverage of choice. Ice, cups, corkscrews are provided. All art materials...

Thursday Oct 31st, 6pm - 8pm

Creative Uses for Inks

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Inks have the ability to create fluid and impressionistic effects on both porous and non-porous surfaces. Using ceramic tile, clayboard, canvas, wood, glass, metal, fabric, and rice paper, learn how to utilize and control ink to create one-of-a-kind works of art that allow you to flex your creativity. Skill Level: Beginner

Friday Nov 1st, 9:30am - 12:30pm

  (5 sessions)
$185

5 sessions

Family Watercolor Workshop in American Sign Language

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

How many times have you heard it said that watercolor is a tough medium to learn? Watercolor is fun and easier than you would think.  Learn various techniques and color theory while exploring different ways to combine light, composition, color, and textures in watercolor painting.  The instructor, using American Sign Language (ASL), through...

Saturday Oct 19th, 1pm - 4pm

Oil Painting Studio: Still Life & Figure

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Create paintings in oils using non-toxic mediums as the Renaissance painters did. Choose to paint from still life arrangements or material you bring in. We will also paint from a clothed model for two sessions. We will have 1:1 and group critiques. Some prior drawing recommended.  Bring Materials to the first class: Brushes: 2-4 Flats, Brites,...

Tuesday Oct 29th, 1pm - 4pm

  (6 sessions)
$235

6 sessions

Painting Vibrant Flora & Landscapes in Oils

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Render flowers richly and beautifully in oil paints! Discover how to achieve vibrant, confident-looking artworks that convey a sense of light, shadow, and sculptural form. Color mixing and brush stroke application will also be a major focus, to avoid muddiness and over-blending.  You will start with a paint-along demonstration, then work on...

Wednesday Oct 30th, 9:30am - 12:30pm

  (5 sessions)
$185

5 sessions

Dia De Los Muertos (Couples, Singles or Bffs)

at VIP Paints - Pilsen 2015 S. Laflin St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Come Paint, Sip and Catch Good Vibes at VIP Paints. You can paint on your own or as a couples/partnered. No Experience needed. You can bring light snacks and BYOB for 21 and over Please Note: Free Street Parking All materials Included (Painting on 12×16 canvas)

Saturday Nov 2nd, 1pm - 3pm

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