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Winter
Classes and Workshops 2018


Impressionism: An Introduction- A one day Workshop
Saturday, February 24-9:30 to 3:30

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          A special one-day oil painting workshop. Learn how to mix and use color to create a sense of light in oil painting. If you've every wanted to learn about the impressionists' useof color, or how to mix colors, this is for you. Students will learn about the relationship of colors on the color wheel and fundamentals of mixing color. You will leave with a completed still life painting. Suitable for those just starting out, as well as intermediate students who want to increase theirunderstanding of color.

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Impressionist Portrait Painting
Maryland Hall For the Creative Arts
Saturday and Sunday, April 21 and 22 - 9:30 AM to 3:30PM

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          This weekend workshop will utilize Maryland Hall's north-light studio classrooms to explore portrait painting with an emphasis on color perception. A fundamental challenge in portraiture is how to paint a beautiful , natural looking flesh color. This aspect of portraiture will be studied along with proportion, light and shade,and anatomy. We will have four models, so everyone will get a good spot.รก Students will complete a finished portrait in the workshop.($45 model fee collected at first class).              

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Impressionism: Weekly Class

New Session Starts Monday, February 5

           This class will explore the dynamic use of color to create the illusion of light in oil painting. Ebersberger's decade of study with renowned American Impressionist Henry Hensche, this method of color study is designed for beginners as well as advanced students of painting. Students will learn to perceive and paint with a full-spectrum palette of color, giving their paintings greater luminosity and brilliance. Still life set-ups will be used in Maryland Hall's unique north-light studios, and outdoor still life , when weather permits.

Session I
Start Date: February 5, 2018
End Date: March 5, 2018
Monday, 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM

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Session II
Start Date: March 12, 2018
End Date: April 16
, 2018
Monday, 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM

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Figure Drawing in Charcoal: Weekly Class

New Session Starts Thursday, February 1

           This class will cover all aspects of drawing the figure realistically and expressively in vine charcoal. Working from the live model, students will gain mastery over portraying the beauty of the human form. Topics of study will include anatomy, proportion, and rendering the figure in light and shade. Individual attention, group critiques and demonstrations will make this anexciting and informative class. Illustrated handouts and copies of master drawings and will be given out for take-homestudy at each class session. A $45 model fee will be collected at first class. (This class is suitable for high school students building a portfolio for college submissions.)

Session I

Start Date: February 1, 2018
End Date: March 1, 201
Thursday, 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM

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Session II

Start Date: March 8, 2018
End Date: April 12, 2018

Thursday, 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM

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