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October 2020

Online Drawing Class

October 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating until October 2, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$131.60 – $146.00

Cost: $146.00/$131.60 for ACE Members Instructor: Linda Bissell Register online or email info@artscentereast.org. Enjoy drawing? Like to sketch, doodle but want to know how to bring more life into your work? Basics of Drawing will show how to develop simple flat drawings into works with dimension and perspective. Through technique and control of pencil/charcoal this six-week course will teach students how to utilize the current skills of each student and how to build on them. Video recorded lessons will be forwarded to students at the beginning of each week and a weekly class Q&A live Zoom session being held on Fridays at 10:00am. Attending the Zoom session is NOT mandatory; recordings of the Q&A session will be sent to students who miss the meeting. The instructor will be available via email to answer questions as well.

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9th Annual ACE Artist Members Exhibit

October 2 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 24, 2020

donations welcome

Exhibit Dates: October 2–24 Gallery Hours: Friday & Saturday, 1:00–5:00pm and viewable online at www.artscentereast.org/ace-artist-members-exhibit Each year, Arts Center East celebrates its Artist Members with the Annual ACE Artist Members exhibit. Come see the varied artwork of the active Artist Members in our community. Sponsored by Jerry’s West Hartford, Wholesale Frame Company, and Zahner’s Clothiers

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9th Annual ACE Artist Members Exhibit

October 3 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 24, 2020

donations welcome

Exhibit Dates: October 2–24 Gallery Hours: Friday & Saturday, 1:00–5:00pm and viewable online at www.artscentereast.org/ace-artist-members-exhibit Each year, Arts Center East celebrates its Artist Members with the Annual ACE Artist Members exhibit. Come see the varied artwork of the active Artist Members in our community. Sponsored by Jerry’s West Hartford, Wholesale Frame Company, and Zahner’s Clothiers

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Watercolor: Introduction to Aquabord

October 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until November 9, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Instructor: Kara K. Bigda Register online or email info@artscentereast.org. This course is designed to introduce students to painting watercolor on a clay surface. All are welcome including those beginning their watercolor experience. The reference photo, “Blueberries in Glass” will be supplied along with a line drawing.  Instruction, from the transferred drawing to finished details, will be provided as written lessons with progress photos. Accompanying pre-recorded video demonstrations for various steps along the way, will also be available and a weekly one hour Zoom Conference for questions and live demonstrations will be offered but not mandatory. Should time permit, a second small painting will be available with some accompanying instruction.

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9th Annual ACE Artist Members Exhibit

October 9 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 24, 2020

donations welcome

Exhibit Dates: October 2–24 Gallery Hours: Friday & Saturday, 1:00–5:00pm and viewable online at www.artscentereast.org/ace-artist-members-exhibit Each year, Arts Center East celebrates its Artist Members with the Annual ACE Artist Members exhibit. Come see the varied artwork of the active Artist Members in our community. Sponsored by Jerry’s West Hartford, Wholesale Frame Company, and Zahner’s Clothiers

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9th Annual ACE Artist Members Exhibit

October 10 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 24, 2020

donations welcome

Exhibit Dates: October 2–24 Gallery Hours: Friday & Saturday, 1:00–5:00pm and viewable online at www.artscentereast.org/ace-artist-members-exhibit Each year, Arts Center East celebrates its Artist Members with the Annual ACE Artist Members exhibit. Come see the varied artwork of the active Artist Members in our community. Sponsored by Jerry’s West Hartford, Wholesale Frame Company, and Zahner’s Clothiers

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Watercolor: Introduction to Aquabord

October 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until November 9, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Instructor: Kara K. Bigda Register online or email info@artscentereast.org. This course is designed to introduce students to painting watercolor on a clay surface. All are welcome including those beginning their watercolor experience. The reference photo, “Blueberries in Glass” will be supplied along with a line drawing.  Instruction, from the transferred drawing to finished details, will be provided as written lessons with progress photos. Accompanying pre-recorded video demonstrations for various steps along the way, will also be available and a weekly one hour Zoom Conference for questions and live demonstrations will be offered but not mandatory. Should time permit, a second small painting will be available with some accompanying instruction.

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9th Annual ACE Artist Members Exhibit

October 16 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 24, 2020

donations welcome

Exhibit Dates: October 2–24 Gallery Hours: Friday & Saturday, 1:00–5:00pm and viewable online at www.artscentereast.org/ace-artist-members-exhibit Each year, Arts Center East celebrates its Artist Members with the Annual ACE Artist Members exhibit. Come see the varied artwork of the active Artist Members in our community. Sponsored by Jerry’s West Hartford, Wholesale Frame Company, and Zahner’s Clothiers

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9th Annual ACE Artist Members Exhibit

October 17 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 24, 2020

donations welcome

Exhibit Dates: October 2–24 Gallery Hours: Friday & Saturday, 1:00–5:00pm and viewable online at www.artscentereast.org/ace-artist-members-exhibit Each year, Arts Center East celebrates its Artist Members with the Annual ACE Artist Members exhibit. Come see the varied artwork of the active Artist Members in our community. Sponsored by Jerry’s West Hartford, Wholesale Frame Company, and Zahner’s Clothiers

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Watercolor: Introduction to Aquabord

October 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until November 9, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Instructor: Kara K. Bigda Register online or email info@artscentereast.org. This course is designed to introduce students to painting watercolor on a clay surface. All are welcome including those beginning their watercolor experience. The reference photo, “Blueberries in Glass” will be supplied along with a line drawing.  Instruction, from the transferred drawing to finished details, will be provided as written lessons with progress photos. Accompanying pre-recorded video demonstrations for various steps along the way, will also be available and a weekly one hour Zoom Conference for questions and live demonstrations will be offered but not mandatory. Should time permit, a second small painting will be available with some accompanying instruction.

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9th Annual ACE Artist Members Exhibit

October 23 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 24, 2020

donations welcome

Exhibit Dates: October 2–24 Gallery Hours: Friday & Saturday, 1:00–5:00pm and viewable online at www.artscentereast.org/ace-artist-members-exhibit Each year, Arts Center East celebrates its Artist Members with the Annual ACE Artist Members exhibit. Come see the varied artwork of the active Artist Members in our community. Sponsored by Jerry’s West Hartford, Wholesale Frame Company, and Zahner’s Clothiers

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9th Annual ACE Artist Members Exhibit

October 24 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 24, 2020

donations welcome

Exhibit Dates: October 2–24 Gallery Hours: Friday & Saturday, 1:00–5:00pm and viewable online at www.artscentereast.org/ace-artist-members-exhibit Each year, Arts Center East celebrates its Artist Members with the Annual ACE Artist Members exhibit. Come see the varied artwork of the active Artist Members in our community. Sponsored by Jerry’s West Hartford, Wholesale Frame Company, and Zahner’s Clothiers

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Watercolor: Introduction to Aquabord

October 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until November 9, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Instructor: Kara K. Bigda Register online or email info@artscentereast.org. This course is designed to introduce students to painting watercolor on a clay surface. All are welcome including those beginning their watercolor experience. The reference photo, “Blueberries in Glass” will be supplied along with a line drawing.  Instruction, from the transferred drawing to finished details, will be provided as written lessons with progress photos. Accompanying pre-recorded video demonstrations for various steps along the way, will also be available and a weekly one hour Zoom Conference for questions and live demonstrations will be offered but not mandatory. Should time permit, a second small painting will be available with some accompanying instruction.

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Pastel Painting: Online Class

October 27 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 1, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Instructor: Jane Penfield Register online or email info@artscentereast.org. This is an online class. Instruction includes a weekly tutorial, individual feedback and critique, and a weekly Zoom session where the class can discuss topics and share with each other. All levels are welcome, and you can participate from anywhere. This class will help you develop confidence with the pastel medium, including building a strong composition, understanding values, creating light and shadow, and developing cohesive color harmony to develop a strong painting from start to finish. Various underpainting techniques will be introduced. Students may use reference photos have taken yourself or paint from life. All levels of experience are welcome. A materials list will be provided upon registration. Contact Jane Penfield at penfieldjane@gmail.com if you have questions.

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November 2020

Watercolor: Introduction to Aquabord

November 2 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Monday, repeating until November 9, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Instructor: Kara K. Bigda Register online or email info@artscentereast.org. This course is designed to introduce students to painting watercolor on a clay surface. All are welcome including those beginning their watercolor experience. The reference photo, “Blueberries in Glass” will be supplied along with a line drawing.  Instruction, from the transferred drawing to finished details, will be provided as written lessons with progress photos. Accompanying pre-recorded video demonstrations for various steps along the way, will also be available and a weekly one hour Zoom Conference for questions and live demonstrations will be offered but not mandatory. Should time permit, a second small painting will be available with some accompanying instruction.

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Pastel Painting: Online Class

November 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 1, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Instructor: Jane Penfield Register online or email info@artscentereast.org. This is an online class. Instruction includes a weekly tutorial, individual feedback and critique, and a weekly Zoom session where the class can discuss topics and share with each other. All levels are welcome, and you can participate from anywhere. This class will help you develop confidence with the pastel medium, including building a strong composition, understanding values, creating light and shadow, and developing cohesive color harmony to develop a strong painting from start to finish. Various underpainting techniques will be introduced. Students may use reference photos have taken yourself or paint from life. All levels of experience are welcome. A materials list will be provided upon registration. Contact Jane Penfield at penfieldjane@gmail.com if you have questions.

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Landscapes & Waterscapes

November 4 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 9, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Cost: $182.00/$164.00 for ACE Members Instructor: Linda Boisvert-DeStefanis Register online or email info@artscentereast.org Learn to create beautiful paintings using your own reference photos! Professional artist Linda DeStefanis offers individual instruction for all levels in an accessible online class. You begin by selecting a reference photo (or two) you would like to work from, then learn how to: • Create successful compositions from photos, what to crop out, what to add or change • Begin your painting by sketching then blocking in shapes for an underpainting • Practice and try creating different effects by using different brushes • Create dynamic paintings with the help of color • Why you don’t need black paint A materials and supplies list will be given before the first class begins. With individual instruction, you will learn how to use your own reference photos to create successful, beautiful paintings. This class also works for acrylic artists. All levels welcome!

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Watercolor: Introduction to Aquabord

November 9 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Monday, repeating until November 9, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Instructor: Kara K. Bigda Register online or email info@artscentereast.org. This course is designed to introduce students to painting watercolor on a clay surface. All are welcome including those beginning their watercolor experience. The reference photo, “Blueberries in Glass” will be supplied along with a line drawing.  Instruction, from the transferred drawing to finished details, will be provided as written lessons with progress photos. Accompanying pre-recorded video demonstrations for various steps along the way, will also be available and a weekly one hour Zoom Conference for questions and live demonstrations will be offered but not mandatory. Should time permit, a second small painting will be available with some accompanying instruction.

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Pastel Painting: Online Class

November 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 1, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Instructor: Jane Penfield Register online or email info@artscentereast.org. This is an online class. Instruction includes a weekly tutorial, individual feedback and critique, and a weekly Zoom session where the class can discuss topics and share with each other. All levels are welcome, and you can participate from anywhere. This class will help you develop confidence with the pastel medium, including building a strong composition, understanding values, creating light and shadow, and developing cohesive color harmony to develop a strong painting from start to finish. Various underpainting techniques will be introduced. Students may use reference photos have taken yourself or paint from life. All levels of experience are welcome. A materials list will be provided upon registration. Contact Jane Penfield at penfieldjane@gmail.com if you have questions.

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Landscapes & Waterscapes

November 11 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 9, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Cost: $182.00/$164.00 for ACE Members Instructor: Linda Boisvert-DeStefanis Register online or email info@artscentereast.org Learn to create beautiful paintings using your own reference photos! Professional artist Linda DeStefanis offers individual instruction for all levels in an accessible online class. You begin by selecting a reference photo (or two) you would like to work from, then learn how to: • Create successful compositions from photos, what to crop out, what to add or change • Begin your painting by sketching then blocking in shapes for an underpainting • Practice and try creating different effects by using different brushes • Create dynamic paintings with the help of color • Why you don’t need black paint A materials and supplies list will be given before the first class begins. With individual instruction, you will learn how to use your own reference photos to create successful, beautiful paintings. This class also works for acrylic artists. All levels welcome!

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Pastel Painting: Online Class

November 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 1, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Instructor: Jane Penfield Register online or email info@artscentereast.org. This is an online class. Instruction includes a weekly tutorial, individual feedback and critique, and a weekly Zoom session where the class can discuss topics and share with each other. All levels are welcome, and you can participate from anywhere. This class will help you develop confidence with the pastel medium, including building a strong composition, understanding values, creating light and shadow, and developing cohesive color harmony to develop a strong painting from start to finish. Various underpainting techniques will be introduced. Students may use reference photos have taken yourself or paint from life. All levels of experience are welcome. A materials list will be provided upon registration. Contact Jane Penfield at penfieldjane@gmail.com if you have questions.

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Landscapes & Waterscapes

November 18 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 9, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Cost: $182.00/$164.00 for ACE Members Instructor: Linda Boisvert-DeStefanis Register online or email info@artscentereast.org Learn to create beautiful paintings using your own reference photos! Professional artist Linda DeStefanis offers individual instruction for all levels in an accessible online class. You begin by selecting a reference photo (or two) you would like to work from, then learn how to: • Create successful compositions from photos, what to crop out, what to add or change • Begin your painting by sketching then blocking in shapes for an underpainting • Practice and try creating different effects by using different brushes • Create dynamic paintings with the help of color • Why you don’t need black paint A materials and supplies list will be given before the first class begins. With individual instruction, you will learn how to use your own reference photos to create successful, beautiful paintings. This class also works for acrylic artists. All levels welcome!

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Pastel Painting: Online Class

November 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 1, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Instructor: Jane Penfield Register online or email info@artscentereast.org. This is an online class. Instruction includes a weekly tutorial, individual feedback and critique, and a weekly Zoom session where the class can discuss topics and share with each other. All levels are welcome, and you can participate from anywhere. This class will help you develop confidence with the pastel medium, including building a strong composition, understanding values, creating light and shadow, and developing cohesive color harmony to develop a strong painting from start to finish. Various underpainting techniques will be introduced. Students may use reference photos have taken yourself or paint from life. All levels of experience are welcome. A materials list will be provided upon registration. Contact Jane Penfield at penfieldjane@gmail.com if you have questions.

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Landscapes & Waterscapes

November 25 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 9, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Cost: $182.00/$164.00 for ACE Members Instructor: Linda Boisvert-DeStefanis Register online or email info@artscentereast.org Learn to create beautiful paintings using your own reference photos! Professional artist Linda DeStefanis offers individual instruction for all levels in an accessible online class. You begin by selecting a reference photo (or two) you would like to work from, then learn how to: • Create successful compositions from photos, what to crop out, what to add or change • Begin your painting by sketching then blocking in shapes for an underpainting • Practice and try creating different effects by using different brushes • Create dynamic paintings with the help of color • Why you don’t need black paint A materials and supplies list will be given before the first class begins. With individual instruction, you will learn how to use your own reference photos to create successful, beautiful paintings. This class also works for acrylic artists. All levels welcome!

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December 2020

Pastel Painting: Online Class

December 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 1, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Instructor: Jane Penfield Register online or email info@artscentereast.org. This is an online class. Instruction includes a weekly tutorial, individual feedback and critique, and a weekly Zoom session where the class can discuss topics and share with each other. All levels are welcome, and you can participate from anywhere. This class will help you develop confidence with the pastel medium, including building a strong composition, understanding values, creating light and shadow, and developing cohesive color harmony to develop a strong painting from start to finish. Various underpainting techniques will be introduced. Students may use reference photos have taken yourself or paint from life. All levels of experience are welcome. A materials list will be provided upon registration. Contact Jane Penfield at penfieldjane@gmail.com if you have questions.

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Landscapes & Waterscapes

December 2 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 9, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Cost: $182.00/$164.00 for ACE Members Instructor: Linda Boisvert-DeStefanis Register online or email info@artscentereast.org Learn to create beautiful paintings using your own reference photos! Professional artist Linda DeStefanis offers individual instruction for all levels in an accessible online class. You begin by selecting a reference photo (or two) you would like to work from, then learn how to: • Create successful compositions from photos, what to crop out, what to add or change • Begin your painting by sketching then blocking in shapes for an underpainting • Practice and try creating different effects by using different brushes • Create dynamic paintings with the help of color • Why you don’t need black paint A materials and supplies list will be given before the first class begins. With individual instruction, you will learn how to use your own reference photos to create successful, beautiful paintings. This class also works for acrylic artists. All levels welcome!

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Landscapes & Waterscapes

December 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 9, 2020

CT United States + Google Map
$164.00 – $182.00

Cost: $182.00/$164.00 for ACE Members Instructor: Linda Boisvert-DeStefanis Register online or email info@artscentereast.org Learn to create beautiful paintings using your own reference photos! Professional artist Linda DeStefanis offers individual instruction for all levels in an accessible online class. You begin by selecting a reference photo (or two) you would like to work from, then learn how to: • Create successful compositions from photos, what to crop out, what to add or change • Begin your painting by sketching then blocking in shapes for an underpainting • Practice and try creating different effects by using different brushes • Create dynamic paintings with the help of color • Why you don’t need black paint A materials and supplies list will be given before the first class begins. With individual instruction, you will learn how to use your own reference photos to create successful, beautiful paintings. This class also works for acrylic artists. All levels welcome!

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