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Courses offerings for Spring/Summer 2014

Courses for Leisure and Personal Enrichment

Painting with Acrylics

Date(s): 5 Thursdays beginning April 10, 2014
Time(s): 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location(s): Darton State College
Fee: $105 plus supplies. Supply list will be emailed to registrants
Instructor(s): Shawn Mays, Ed.S.
About the Class: This is your chance to begin a hobby that provides a lifetime of satisfaction and enjoyment. Learn the ins and outs of acrylic mediums. Working from an instructor provided still life or your own photo, you will learn to properly block in, apply wash, and finishing details (shadowing and highlight). A supply list will be emailed to you by the instructor. You can look into our Floral Design Class and Interior Design Class and combine all three for spectacular looking room or rooms.



Supply List needed for Class:

A canvas of your choice, not larger than 36'x24'
A photo you wish to paint
A container for water used for cleaning out brushes
Paper Towels

Paints-
(Liquidex BASICS offers a good selection at a reasonable price)

Titanium White (lg)
Mars Black (lg)
Ultramarine Blue
Cerulean Blue
Cadmium Red Medium
Cadmium Yellow Medium
Burnt Umber
Burnt Sienna
Raw Sienna
Phthalo Green
Hookers Green
Alizarin Crimson

Brushes-
(For acrylic, not water colors nor oils)

Flats 12, 8, 2
Rounds 10, 4, 2


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