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Acrylic or Oil Painting
Express yourself and discover your artistic talents with oil or acrylic paints in this inspiring class for all student levels.  Study use of color, observation, composition, light and dark and traditional painting techniques.  Supplies will be discussed at the first class meeting.


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200103
Palo Alto High School
106
Shapona 1/17 - 3/14 Th 07:00 PM - 09:30 PM $180.00 View 5

Classic Illustration
Learn the craftsmanship of the Golden Age of Children's Book Illustration:  watercolor over line drawing.  In the first half of the semester, students study techniques by copying the masterpieces of prominent artists such as Jessie Wilcox Smith, Arthur Rackham, Dulac, etc.  Students are encouraged to explore personal interests of illustration or watercolor the rest of the semester.  Advanced students can work on their own stories. 


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200303
Palo Alto High School
106
Liu 1/28 - 3/18 Mo 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM $140.00 View 13

Learn to Crochet
Learn to chain, single and double crochet, create tri-dimensional forms and read patterns.  This class will work for you regardless of your skill level and you will enjoy it!  Materials to bring to class:  One (1) ball of worsted weight yarn plus a size 'H' crochet hook.


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201203
Palo Alto High School
1703
Trombetta 1/16 - 3/20 We 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM $80.00 View 6

Making Paper-Circuit Light-Up Greeting Cards
Explore the magic of electricity on paper by making two greeting cards that light-up!  LED stickers, copper foil tape and coin cell batteries will be provided for you to complete two greeting cards that work by either pressing a button or pulling a tab.  Students need to bring:  glue stick, small scissors and an X-Acto knife.  There will be a $15 materials fee payable to the instructor.

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202503
Palo Alto High School
1701
Rufaro 1/22 - 1/22 Tu 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $55.00 View 17

The Joy of Drawing and Watercolor
Drawing is fundamental to representational painting.  During this course, students will learn about techniques and principals of design, perspective, composition and color theory.  Students have the option to do only drawing, or watercolor, or both during he quarter.  Bring you materials (you can find the list on the website), reference photos, (landscapes, water scenes, cityscapes, portraits, etc.) and favorite objects.  We will discuss details in the first class.

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201503
Palo Alto High School
106
Besze 1/16 - 3/20 We 06:30 PM - 09:30 PM $240.00 View

Watercolor: Beginning/Intermediate
Begin at the beginning!  Join this magical journey to discover the versatility that only watercolor can offer!  We will practice skills such as color mixing, wet-on-wet painting, perspective, value studies, glazing, washes, etc.  Choose your own subject, still life, landscape, or urban-scape painting.  See the website for the required supplies list.


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200403
Palo Alto High School
101
Zander 1/15 - 3/19 Tu 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM $200.00 View 12