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Art 101: Getting Started with Art

at Art on 30th - North Park

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North Park
4434 30th St
Btwn Monroe & Meade Avenues
San Diego, California 92116
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Cappie Geis

What you'll learn in this more art class:

If you're brand new to art making and don’t know where to start, this is the class for you!

A fun and informative one day workshop that will get you started on your way to painting and help you decide the creative direction you'd like to go and which class is the next best step for you.

Topics covered: 

  • using acrylic paints
  • using and cleaning brushes
  • color mixing basics
  • how to keep paint from drying out
  • getting to know various tools and materials

Students will also complete a simple and fun painting in class!

All supplies are included.

Outdoor painting space will be open in our private back lot.

Who Should Attend

  • those who have never picked up a brush
  • those who want to “try before you buy” art supplies
  • those who want to start making art but feels intimidated
  • those who love paint parties and wants to explore more!​

​Be sure to pick up a Student Parking Pass at the front desk when you arrive.


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CANCELLED CLASS POLICY

Occasionally Art on 30th may find it necessary to cancel a course or workshop due to scheduling conflicts or instructor cancellation. If this occurs, registered students will be contacted and allowed to transfer to another class or be refunded the full course tuition and any additional fees.

​REFUND POLICY

If something should come up and you are unable to attend your class/workshop, please give us 72 hours notice prior to the start of the class/workshop for a full refund. 

After 72 hours, you may receive a partial refund and a 20% processing fee will be deducted from the price of the class/workshop. 

​No refunds will be extended after the first session (for classes).

MAKE UP POLICY

​Life happens and you may miss a class. You will be allowed to make up one class from the session. 

Please request a “make up slip” that is active for the next 30 days. 

You may make up your class in any class that has room, it does not need to be the class that you originally took. 

​Make ups are limited to one class per session.

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Art 101: Getting Started with Art
Reviewed by Gina H. on 1/30/2020
Instructor so knowledgeable and patient, made it really fun. Very relaxed and pleasant learning environment.
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