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Curney Nuffer’s Summer 2019 Painting Classes

Non-consecutive dates!

Select Tuesdays (June 4, 18, 25;  July 9, 16, 30; August 6)

10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Beginners, intermediate, and advanced levels are welcome. Classes are primarily focused on oil painting, but Curney welcomes artists who work in acrylic and watercolor. The use of oil paint — from brushes and canvases to palette and technique — is the emphasis in these classes. Curney will demonstrate how the use of a limited palette emphasizes the importance of color, value, intensity, and placement of paint. Composition and the use of photos versus using still-life setups and plein air landscapes will be discussed. Demos and exercises are combined with painting time, or artists have the option to paint on their own with help from Curney throughout the class. Fee: $180 for 6 classes; the 7th class is free or can be used as a makeup.

 

REQUEST INFO OR REGISTER BY EMAIL  VISIT THE ARTIST'S WEBSITE

 

To register, email Susan Dull at susandull@icloud.com or call 804.914.9791.  Make checks for $180 payable to Susan Dull and mail to 304 Saint David’s Lane, Richmond, VA 23221.

Light & Landscapes Workshop with Steven S. Walker

Saturday, June 8, and Sunday, June 9, 2019  |  9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

 

Take your paintings to the next level through this two-day workshop on bringing light to landscapes with artist/instructor, Steven S. Walker. You will learn how to achieve captivating glows within your pieces while using your photographs as references. We'll explore basic elements of design, color, composition, and depth, along with observation techniques, painting materials, and safe studio practices. Each day will include a demonstration at the beginning of class followed by individual attention catered to your own oil/acrylic skill level. This workshop is open to all levels.

 

Fee: $250. Deposit of $125 due at registration, and the balance of $125 is due on May 3. Registration deadline is May 3.

 

FIND YOUR CLASS + REGISTER  EMAIL

 

For more information, call 804.464.3987 or email instruction@midlothianart.academy.

 

Midlothian Art Academy

​1811 Huguenot Road, #305

​Midlothian, VA 23113

SOAR Colored Pencil Workshops

Vivid Lilies on Sanded Paper with Mandy Peltier

Saturday, September 28–Sunday, September 29, 2019
10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

As an experienced instructor, Mandy’s passion for teaching and for colored pencil is both evident and contagious. Her artwork has been juried into the prestigious exhibitions including CPSA’s International Exhibition and Explore This! We know you will enjoy Mandy’s Friendly disposition and her willingness to generously share everything she knows about working with colored pencils on sanded paper. Fee: $199.

 

REGISTER ONLINE

For more information, contact Ashley Chase at Ashley.Chase@AnnKullberg.com or Rhonda Dicksion at Rhonda.Dicksion@AnnKullberg.com or call 253.831.2466.

 

 

Midlothian Art Academy Spring Painting Classes

Spring classes start the week of May 13, 2019, and run through the week of June 28, 2019. Registration closes Thursday, May 9, 2019.

 

Tuesday Evening  |  6:30–8:50 p.m.

Wednesday Midday  |  1:30–4:00 p.m.

Wednesday Afternoon  |  4:30–6:00 p.m.

Wednesday Evening  |  6:30–8:50 p.m. (acrylic only)

Thursday Morning  |  9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Thursday Afternoon  |  4:00–6:00pm

 

Midlothian Art Academy in Midlothian, Virginia, focuses on classical drawing and painting instruction with an emphasis on skills-based training. Visit www.midlothianart.academy for a complete listing of classes. All classes are held in the Midlothian Studio on Huguenot Road. Painting classes focus on the fundamentals of painting. This class will introduce you to painting with oil, acrylic, or watercolor. You will learn about appropriate substrates, mediums, and brushes for each. Following the materials introduction, we will explore basic color theory as we begin to paint simple subjects.

 

Advanced students will develop their talent by building confidence with the medium and substrates that they have chosen as their discipline. Students will also begin to explore composition and to assemble their independent portfolios either for specialty centers/college submissions, professional representations, or for the pure enjoyment of creating art.

 

FIND YOUR CLASS + REGISTER  EMAIL

 

For more information, call 804.464.3987 or email instruction@midlothianart.academy.

 

Midlothian Art Academy

​1811 Huguenot Road, #305

​Midlothian, VA 23113

 

Painting with Robin Caspari

Ongoing Tuesdays. Choose from two class times:

Class One: 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Class Two: 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

 

Join Robin for a series of painting classes that focus on creating confident and dynamic work in or out of the studio. Robin spotlights a clear method of painting while focusing on each student’s artistic goals. Painters are taught how to set up and use her color wheel palette as an integral tool in the painting process. She holds large design concepts above all else, encouraging the expression of individual creativity. Value is also a fundamental concept that takes precedence in class. All levels of painters are welcome; we all learn together. Classes are held in a beautiful professional studio environment. Oil and acrylic painters accepted … from abstract to impressionist. The first class of each series is reserved for formal teaching, and Robin gives demonstrations in paint and design. Fee: $185 for six classes.

 

SEE CLASS SCHEDULE AND REGISTER  VISIT THE ARTIST'S WEBSITE

You may also contact Robin at recaspari@gmail.com or find a class schedule at www.robincaspari.com.

Acrylic and Color with Adele Castillo

Choose from Monday, Wednesday, or Thursday sessions

Mondays  |  6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

NEW!  Wednesdays  |  1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Wednesdays  |  6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Thursdays  |  1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Adele teaches acrylic painting along with color theory to adult students of all abilities. Students are encouraged to find their own style and paint subject matter that interests them as they develop their skills. Explore color, learn how to handle acrylic paint, and enjoy the camaraderie of like-minded souls. Classes are small, allowing time for individual attention. Materials list provided on registration or request. Fee: $25 per class, paid monthly in advance.

 

REQUEST INFO OR REGISTER BY EMAIL

You also may contact Adele at 804.550.7201 or adele@adelecastillo.com.

Mixed Media Painting Classes with Susan Stuller

Choose from Tuesday or Wednesday sessions

Tuesdays  |  1:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Wednesdays  |  1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Classes begin on August 1, 2018, and are ongoing with individual attention stressed. Instruction is in acrylic, pastel, watercolor, and oil; the student chooses the medium. Class size is limited to 10 students. Fee: $30 per class, with a commitment for one month. Payment is due the first of the month for the entire month to reserve a space. Fees for missed classes will not be refunded or credited for a future class, but each student will receive four unexcused absences for the year. One-week notice is required to discontinue.

 

REQUEST INFO OR REGISTER BY EMAIL  VISIT THE ARTIST'S WEBSITE

You also may contact Susan at 804.379.1477 or artist@susanstuller.com.

Oil Painting with Merrily Johnstone

Thursdays  |  1:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Interested in learning traditional approaches to portrait, still life, or landscape painting? Join Merrily Johnstone for an ongoing class in the visual language of art. With input geared to your current level, you’ll develop observational skills and working methods that appy equally to all painting, including representational and abstract principles. Stretch your understanding of composition, tonal and color relationships, brushwork, and materials (including supports, pigments, and mediums). Learn tricks for scaling up drawing and choosing the right formats for laying out your compositions. Beginning students may choose to complete a series of exercise to learn the fundamentals. Advanced painters can take it to the next level with a variety of traditional old-master approaches, working on original compositions from photo references or choosing to copy a masterwork. Start where you are! Fee: $30 per class, payable monthly.

 

REQUEST INFO OR REGISTER BY EMAIL  VISIT THE ARTIST'S WEBSITE

You also may contact Merrily at 804.310.7043 or merrily@merrilyjohnstone.com.

Thursday Morning Open Studio

Thursdays  |  10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Bring your art supplies and imagination, and Crossroads will provide a place for you to create your next masterpiece! This is not a class; there will be no teacher available. Fee: $65 for three months, payable in advance.

 

REQUEST INFO OR REGISTER BY EMAIL

You also may contact Garry-Lou Upton at 804.379.9330, 804.347.4238, or glhupton@netscape.net.

Registration and Refund Policies for Classes and Workshops

Registration Guidelines

  • Full payment must accompany registration and is nonrefundable.
  • Class fees will not be prorated for any reason.
  • Payment must be made by cash, check, or credit card (a 5% convenience fee will be added for credit card transactions).
  • Late registrations are welcome with space available and permission of the instructor.
  • Unless otherwise noted, classes are open to participants age 16 and older.

 

Cancellations and Refunds

  • Crossroads Art Center or the course instructor reserves the right to cancel any class with insufficient enrollment five to seven days prior to the first scheduled class.
  • A full refund is provided if Crossroads Art Center or the instructor cancels a class.
  • Crossroads Art Center does not issue credit vouchers for class withdrawals.

 

Crossroads Art Center may occasionally provide a substitute course instructor. This is decided with a recommendation from the scheduled instructor to ensure the quality of the class.

 

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