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The World of Art

ART E06   Artistic Expression through Gardening

9503   10a–11:50a   Tue   ITINERARY   James Jaeger

Meet first at SE corner 24th & Marguerita, north of Montana, to receive the itineraries.

ART E15   Drawing

9505   2p–4:15p   Wed   1227 #205   Bruce Trentham

Drawing and painting in pastel. Explore the medium in still–life, landscapes and cityscapes.

ART E16   Life Drawing Studio

9506   9a–11:50a   Thu   1227 #204   Lynn Goodin

For beginners and others wanting to increase their skills. Includes lessons in anatomy, proportion, structure and expression. Short, medium and long poses.

9507   1p–3:50p   Thu   1227 #204   Lynn Goodin

Painting the human form – long pose for painting.

ART E19   Painting

Painting: acrylics and oils, grounds, washes, layering, color mixing, and finishes.

9508   9a–11:50a   Wed   1227 #204   J. Benson

Assignments are designed for the progressing student. A basic grasp of the fundamentals of painting is highly recommended.

Multimedia drawing and painting for persons at all levels of skill. Learn about space, line, value and color in a workshop atmosphere.

9509   9a–11:15a   Mon   1227 #204   Jesse Benson

Drawing portraits in mixed media: This course focuses on drawing techniques. Capture the personality as you focus on the head, hands, and posture in drawings, paintings and assemblage.

ART E20   Drawing and Painting

9510   2p–4:15p   Tue   1227 #204   Mary Pillot

Explore the art of painting with acrylics either transparently or opaquely on canvas or paper through still life. Use natural forms and abstraction. The emphasis is on personal creative interpretation.

9578   9a–11:15a   Thu   1227 #205   Jacquelyn Brutsche

Work with the medium of your choice as you learn to draw and paint still life setups, landscapes and master reproductions. Individual instruction and class demonstrations will give an understanding of composition, color, value and space. This class gives you the tools to make each painting a work of art. No oils in this class

ART E21   Painting /Drawing, Oil and Acrylic

9511   9a-11:15a   Fri   1127 #205   J. Benson

Learn the techniques of classical and contemporary masters, new painting techniques and expand your visual vocabulary. Painting with oils or acrylics for persons of all levels. Learn the basic techniques.

ART E22   Watercolor

Come try a medium of brilliance and spontaneity. Learn basic techniques and equipment.

9512   9a–11:15a   Tue   1227 #204   Fred Manseau

A techniques and methods class concentrating on the “how” of the medium: washes, brush strokes, color, value and composition. Designed for beginning watercolorists.

ART E24   Calligraphy

9513   10a-11:50a   Fri   1450 Ocean   Marie Lewis

Enhance your project with grace and style. Learn new calligraphic hands. Beginners through advanced levels.

ART E30   Watercolor Studio

9514   9a–11:50a   Fri   ITINERARY   Catherine Tirr

An outdoor, “plein air,” class meeting at a variety of locations for instruction in techniques, composition, selection of subject, and quickly capturing a landscape. Critiques are at the easel. The 1st meeting is at Bergamot Station, 2525 Michigan Ave. at the Café for the itinerary.

9516   12p–2:50p   Wed   1227 #204   Catherine Tirr

Studio watercolor covering the basics with a focus on strong composition and an understanding of the medium.

ART E55   Sculpture

Become inspired and stimulated creatively in three dimensions. Materials to be used vary according to the description of the section.

9581   9a-11:15a   Wed   1227 #205   Ruth San Pietro

Take art to the third dimension. Use easily obtained, easy–to–work–with materials. Expand flat projects into the third dimension as you work out composition and construction issues. Be prepared to purchase $15+ of supplies.

ART E80   Jewelry Making

Create jewelry projects using basic tools and simple methods.

9517   11:30a–1:45p   Thu   1227 #205   Susan Ryza

Advanced: Projects for this section are more complex, new projects weekly. Students need to master basic jewelry skills and should contact the instructor prior to enrolling. ryza_susan@smc.edu

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