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Colorful Coastal Landscapes

at Art on 30th - North Park

Course Details
$225 2 seats left
Start Date:

Sat, Oct 08, 10:00am - Oct 09, 3:00pm Pacific Time (2 sessions)

North Park
4434 30th St
Btwn Monroe & Meade Avenues
San Diego, California 92116
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Joe A. Oakes

What you'll learn in this landscape painting class:

Learn to paint the California Coastline using Joe's approach to color: bright, bold and unexpected!

In this workshop, you’ll learn the artist's specific techniques and how to take an ordinary image and transform it into something extraordinary.

Learn about valuable art principles and important techniques focused on cliffs, water, skies, etc., while we work through and complete a finished piece. Paint from supplied reference images or bring your own.

All painting styles and skill levels are welcome. Also open to oil and pastel painters.

  • Composition, color, value, techniques
  • Give your painting depth and perspective
  • Color choices for impact
  • Structured but light and fun

Student will get to take home a finished painting!

Required Materials:

  • Paint colors:
    • Titanium white, cadmium yellow medium, hansa yellow light, red rose deep (or quinacridone red), alizarin crimson, ultramarine blue, cobalt teal, and payne's grey (optional colors: cobalt teal, cadmium orange, and medium violet
    • Any light earth tone paints for making an underpainting
  • Canvas: 11x14 or larger
  • Brush sizes:
    • #12 and #10 flat bristle
    • #8 and #6 filbert bristle
    • #4 round soft synthetic
  • Palette paper
  • Palette knife
  • Tabletop easel (i.e. something inexpensive, light, foldable)
  • Vine charcoal

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Refund 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.


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).


​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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Start Dates (1)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
10:00am - 3:00pm Pacific Time Joe A. Oakes 2 $225
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Sun, Oct 09 10:00am - 3:00pm Pacific Time Joe A. Oakes

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