Class Schedule and Class Descriptions – Fall

ART CLASSES

I am offering Art classes with classes for all ages. They will run as semesters(September-December and January-May) You can sign up for one or both.

FRENCH CLASSES

This year I am offering French 1, 2 and 4. The completion of French 1 is required for French 2 and of French 3 for French 4. These classes are High school level, but can be taken by younger students. The upper level classes are 1 1/2 hour /week, so tuition is $15/week.

ART CLASSES

Drawing 1, Drawing 2, Mixed Media/Painting, Advanced portfolio study

PRICING

All classes meet at my home in Norfolk and cost $10/hr/ student, so $40/month for the 1 hour classes and $60/month for the 1 1/2 hour classes

I also tutor privately in Art and French for $30/hour. 

Register

Register Online: CLICK HERE and click on FALL CLASS REGISTRATION($25 fee to hold spot)

 

                         FALL SCHEDULE  2017

Monday                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

Combined Media/Painting(teen) 12:30-2:00

French 2 2:00-3:30

Tuesday

Drawing 1 1:00-2:00 (full)

French 1   2:00-3:00    

Advanced portfolio study 3:00-4:00

Wednesday

Drawing 1  1:00-2:00

Drawing 2  2:00-3:00 ( if you had Drawing 1)

Thursday

French3/4  10:30-11:30

   
Class Descriptions

Please visit my new online art class at ChristianArtClass.com.

Aslan - WatercolorBASIC DRAWING.

THIS IS AN INTRODUCTION TO BASIC DRAWING TECHNIQUES WHICH WILL COVER CONTOUR DRAWING, GESTURING, SHADING AND MUCH MORE.

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

Class number very limited.

DRAWING 2

This will be a continuation of the Drawing one curriculum where new techniques will be offered such as human figure proportions and portraiture, Art history, and we will review and use techniques taught in Drawing 1

(Above Lisa’s “Aslan-Lion of the Tribe of Judah” in watercolor)

PAINTING/MIXED MEDIA CLASS

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 in oil. We will also work in various media including wood block prints, scratch board, collage, mixed media

*Painting supplies will be provided for an additional $20 supply fee/semester .

ADVANCED PORTFOLIO STUDY- 

This is for the serious Art student who desires to pursue Art in college. We will be concentrating on developing individual style as well competency ib a variety of media. We will also read and discuss Art History.

FRENCH 1

This is a high school level class, although I have had students younger who went through it. We will use the Glencoe’s  Bon Voyage workbook and textbook to do oral and written exercises in class and at home. We will practice conversation as well. 

FRENCH 2

This is the level 2 high school level French class. We will finish using the Bon Voyage curriculum and then begin the Glencoe French 2 text and workbook, Abord

Please call or email if interested.  Lisa@lisawrightsart.com or 692-9612

 

LISA’S BIO

Lisa is a professional artist. She has taught Art and French for over 20 years in a private homeschool program and home schooled her 4 children throughout their education.  

She has been teaching Art and French in her home for the last 4 years. 

She has a BA in Fine Arts from Mount Holyoke College in Studio Art and Art History as well as French.  She lived and studied in Paris at Ecole de Beaux Arts and Ecole de Louvre as well as Switzerland. She is fluent in French and is passionate about teaching.

CALL 757-692-9612 if interested.

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TESTIMONIALS

Here are some comments from a few of my students the:

“Learning the fundamentals of drawing, and copying art styles different from what I was comfortable with, really stretched my skills.    Mrs. Wright taught me the importance of careful study and observation. Sticking with and completing challenging assignments, along with the overall blessing of a loving Christian teacher, grew me in character as much as in my artistic abilities!”
~Hannah D., Drawing I and II

 

“Lisa Wright as my art teacher was a profound positive influence! Her Christian tutelage was a joy and a blessing.   The enthusiasm with which she approaches art and teaching is inspirational. Some assignments may have been tough, but they have made me a more confident artist, and I can now better use my art as a gift for others. She was an answer to prayer for my art education!”
~ Caroline D., 17; Drawing I and II

 

8 Comments to “Class Schedule and Class Descriptions – Fall”

  1. I am grateful to all of you who came out to hear me talk Monday night. Thank you for your encouraging feedback. I am so happy that I was able to “inspire and encourage you in your creativity”.

  2. Summer Art Classes
    I have an ad in the May Good Health magazine listing two 2 hour classes -drawing and painting. Due to the overwhelming response, and because some who are interested work, I am adding Saturday classes. They are beginning Wednesday June 9th and Saturday June 12th running 8 weeks on Wednesdays and Saturdays 10-12 and 1-3 .

    They will be held at the Norfolk Fitness and Wellness Center,Senior Health office, in the multi-purpose room.
    The schedule is Drawing(the same class) offered either on Wednesdays and Saturdays 10-12 and Painting(watercolor and oils) 1-3. The Saturday class will have an emphasis on glorifying God through our creativity.
    The price for the classes are $90/class for the eight week two hours/week-total of 16 hours, plus a supplies fee.

    For those of you signed up to attend the SAF with Dr Oz at the Hampton Convention Center- I will have booth there with some of my artwork and registration material. Please come by and visit. If you’re not attending PLEASE SIGN UP HERE NOW as the conference is sold out with more than 1000 attending, and my classes, which will have a limited number, MAY FILL UP!!

    TO REGISTER YOU MAY CALL THE SENIOR HEALTH OFFICES at 217-0330

  3. Chris Stottlemyer

    Hi, Lisa – I just saw the article in Good Health about the classes, but it left out the location of the classes. I’d be interested in a basic drawing class on Wednesday, if the distance isn’t too great to travel. Thank you.

  4. Hi Lisa,
    My 17 year daughter, Nicole, would like to attend your Summer Saturday classes. Could you let me know the details and if you’ve added her to the class already? She’s looking forward to it!
    Regina

  5. Classes start this Saturday!! 10-12 Drawing 1-3 Painting.
    If you want to take a class but can’t make it all 8 weeks you may come when you can!$15/class). space is still available call or email me if you’re interested.

  6. stephanie dibelardino

    Hi Lisa

    Just returned from wintering south and would like to find out if I can sign up for your classes. I have zero natural talent! Many thanks!

  7. Hi Stephanie, i emailed you but havent heard back. We are beginning watercolors in my painting class and still life in Drawing both of which meet on Saturdays. You are still able to sign up-just email me or call 692-9612.Thanks

  8. Rachel is interested in your teen painting class on Thursdays from 12:30 to 2:30 and I want Shane to take your French class on Thursday from 3:30 to 4:30. Is that the one that is conversational French?

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