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Live online art classes, all year
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All our classes are live online each week, featuring a teacher who will walk you through projects and assist you during class.  Classes are ongoing and you can drop in and out as you please, but are also loosely divided by quarter - the next one is Winter Quarter 2022 (Jan. 4-March 26).  Read more about and register for  our classes below.

 

Class start times vary depending upon where you live in the world.  The website will update you automatically when you register.  For those who prefer paper, here is the 2022 January Schedule

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Abstract Mixed Media Painting - Tuesdays

A fantastic class for students of all experience levels, each week, abstract artist Kirista Trask will introduce you to a new abstract artist or an art technique and then give you exercises to follow.   Have fun creating abstract art, while learning about composition, color, mark-making, and a little art history, too! Heavy craft or watercolor paper, scissors, water-based paints of any kind, brushes and even coffee grounds might be used in this class!

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Drawing to Painting - Wednesdays

A great class for all experience levels, artist Leah Kohlenberg will walk you through a basic drawing project, with participants having the option to continue in pencil, or to add the water-based painting medium of their choice.   Requires at minimum pencil and paper.

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Drawing Faces - Thursdays

Learn how to draw faces  in this class, for both experienced drawers and ambitious beginners.  Each week, artist Leah Kohlenberg will walk you through drawing a face or figure, with special emphasis on measuring and focusing on different aspects of figure drawing each month.  Demos might be done in pencil, charcoal, ink, pastels or paint, but each lesson can be done with a pencil and paper.

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Painting Made Easy - Fridays

Think you can’t paint?  Learn otherwise in this all-levels painting class, with particular instruction for complete beginners.  All classes will feature a demo of a specific subject – and artist Leah Kohlenberg will walk you through the steps to create a better painting than you can imagine. Throughout the year, demos might be conducted in gouache, watercolors or acrylics, but you can do every lesson with the water-based painting medium of your choice.

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Just Try It!  (Starting February 2022)

This community-owned virtual classroom will offer all kinds of art and crafting projects, from fiber arts (sewing, knitting), to jewelry making, to painting and drawing projects.  Designed for all levels and families, and FREE!  Come meet online to work on your own project or to follow along with the lesson.

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Oil/Acrylic Painting Studio - Sundays

Walk through basic drawing and painting projects with artist Leah Kohlenberg, for both experienced artists and ambitious beginners.  Requires a specific supply list, either for oil or acrylic paints.   All demos done in oil, though students can follow in acrylic, too.

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Drawing Made Easy - Saturdays

Think you can’t draw?  Learn otherwise in this all-levels drawing class, with particular instruction for complete beginners.  All classes will feature a demo of a specific subject – and artist Leah Kohlenberg  will walk you through the steps to create a better drawing than you can imagine. Throughout the year, demos might be conducted in pencil, charcoal, or ink (supply list here), but you can do every lesson with a pencil and paper.

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Landscapes in Pastels - Sundays

Learn the basics of constructing a landscape with this colorful medium, working on a project step-by-step with artist Marie Sandgathe.  For both experienced artists and ambitious beginners, requires a specific supply list, as all demos are done using special heavy body papers and dry, or soft, pastels.  (Note:  this is not an oil pastels class)