Class Descriptions

Class Descriptions

BASIC DRAWING. This is an introductory class in Drawing where we will cover basic techniques such as Contour Drawing, Gesture Drawing, Shading,  One Point Perspective, Human figure proportions, and much more.

  DRAWING 2 This is for those who have had previous instruction in Drawing. It will introduce some more techniques in color and black and white and look at Art History as well.

Students will need a spiral sketchbook and a set of drawing pencils which can be purchased at Jerry’s or Michael’s .             

Above is Lisa’s painting “Aslan-Lion of the Tribe of Judah” in watercolor and gouache.

PAINTING CLASS/MIXED MEDIA Students should have some past experience in drawing to take the painting class as we usually draw before painting. We will paint a watercolor landscape and still life in acrylic and copy of a Master’s piece in oil. We will also work in various media including woodblock prints, scratchboard, collage, mixed media *Painting supplies will be provided for an additional $20 supply fee/semester.

FRENCH 1 This is a high school level class, although I accept younger students as well. We will use the Glencoe’s  Bon Voyage workbook and textbook to do oral and written exercises in class and for homework. We will practice conversation as well.