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Basic Color Theory

at Plaza Artist Materials - Rockville
1776 E Jefferson St #1119, Rockville, Maryland 20852

Bring your medium of choice. Writing materials for note taking. Basic Color Theory encompasses a multitude of definitions, concepts and design applications – enough to fill several encyclopedias. However, this workshop will focus on the three basic categories of color theory that are especially useful for the artist: The color wheel, color harmony...

$50

Sunday Nov 19th, 1pm

What A Relief: Block Printing with Speedy-Carve

at Pyramid Atlantic Art Center - Hyattsville
4318 Gallatin St, Hyattsville, Maryland 20781

What a relief! In this course, we will explore the fundamentals of rubber block printing, offering a core understanding to relief printing. During this class, students will design a custom sketch on paper, transfer an image on to speedy-carve block, carve the images, then print image in a variety of colors. We will briefly discuss the history of...

$75

Sunday Nov 19th, 11am

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Discover Glassblowing Workshop

at Glen Echo Glassworks - Glen Echo
7300 McArthur Blvd, Glen Echo, Maryland 20812

This exciting 1-day workshop will introduce you to the world of glassblowing. Includes demo by the instructors & discussions of studio equipment, techniques, safety & the history of glass. Come with questions. You will then have a chance to experience glassblowing when you create a piece of your own. Wear cotton clothing & closed-toed...

$110

Sunday Dec 3rd, 10am

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Abstract Expressionist Painting- Acrylic

at Yellow Barn Studio - Bethesda
7300 MacArthur Blvd, Washington, District of Columbia 20812

Working with acrylic paint and mixed media, students will develop their eye and explore abstraction using using color, line, form and movement. Critiques and art history will be used to understand and develop abstract concepts and composition.

$300

9 sessions

Tuesday Jan 16th, 9:30am

Learning to Draw & Paint

at Yellow Barn Studio - Bethesda
7300 MacArthur Blvd, Washington, District of Columbia 20812

Great class to learn how to draw & paint! Develop drawing & painting skills using pencil, charcoal, & paint including oils & acrylic. Assignments include still-life, costume figure & landscape. Instructor provides demos, critiques & art history lectures daily.

$308

10 sessions

Tuesday Jan 16th, 4pm

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Basic Painting

at Yellow Barn Studio - Bethesda
7300 MacArthur Blvd, Washington, District of Columbia 20812

Great class to learn how to paint! Develop strong painting skills from composition, application, volume, brushwork and color. This class will get you painting with confidence in oil or acrylic paint. Assignments include still-life, costume figure & landscape. Instructor provides demos, critiques & art history lectures daily.

$308

10 sessions

Tuesday Jan 16th, 7pm

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Basic Drawing Studio

at Yellow Barn Studio - Bethesda
7300 MacArthur Blvd, Washington, District of Columbia 20812

Great class for the beginner who is looking to learn how to draw! Develop drawing skills using pencil, charcoal, and pastels. Assignments include still-life, costume figure & landscape. Instructor provides demos, critiques & art history lectures daily. Supply list given at first class. 

$308

10 sessions

Thursday Jan 18th, 7pm

Figure and Studio Painting

at Yellow Barn Studio - Bethesda
7300 MacArthur Blvd, Washington, District of Columbia 20812

For students interested in acrylics and oils. Work from a model, landscape and still life. Focus on traditional and contemporary techniques. Class may be repeated, as assignments are designed to meet the needs of all levels.  Demos and lectures on composition, color theory and history. For students under the age of 18, you and your parent/guardian...

$318

10 sessions

Wednesday Jan 24th, 4pm

Introduction to Zentangle

at Plaza Artist Materials - Rockville
1776 E Jefferson St #1119, Rockville, Maryland 20852

Anything is Possible…one stroke at a time!®” This is the Zentangle® motto. Zentangle® is a easy-to-learn, relaxing and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. There are no mistakes, no “right” way.  Barb is a Zentangle® CZT (Certified Zentangle® Teacher), so each workshop will cover the history, applications,...

$50

Saturday Jan 6th, 10am

F-Stops and Shutter Speeds

at Washington Photo Safari - Southwest Washington, D.C.
1000 Jefferson Dr SW, Washington, District of Columbia 20560

Going on a big trip with your new camera? You MUST do this safari before you go! You love your  camera,  BUT  – out of fear of doing the wrong thing – you always keep it on a nice, safe “Auto” or “P” and let the camera  do the thinking.  Or you put it on “M” because you see the pros doing that and STILL your...

Friday Nov 24th, 10am

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Rag Basket

at Capital Quilts - Gaithersburg
15926 Luanne Dr, Washington, District of Columbia 20877

Rag bowls have been made since the beginning of time, it seems.  They have found some form of bowls that are wrapped into a coil in many archeological digs, that go back for centuries.  In more recent history, rag bowls were made in Appalachia along with rag rugs that were known to hold up over time.  Rag bowls are sturdy, versatile...

$30

Thursday Dec 14th, 10:30am

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Composition in the Field: National Building Museum

at Digital Photo Academy - Judiciary Square
401 F St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001

Each Composition in the Field class begins with a talk with one of our experienced instructors, and then you and your fellow students take a stroll through one of a variety of photogenic locales (in any of the 20+ cities the DPA encapsulates).  There is street photography, magnificent interiors, farmers markets, zoos, landscapes, and more, photos...

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$74.25
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$99

Saturday Dec 16th, 11am

Copying the Old Masters Paintings (Cook)

at Yellow Barn Studio

Copying is a long-standing traditional tool for learning to paint like the Old Masters. Working from high quality reproductions, students will create a painted copy of the original, learning about techniques and art history.  Instructor will provide demonstrations and individual guidance. Alla prima, glazing and underpainting will be covered....

$295

10 sessions

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