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Even You Can Draw

Created especially for those who would love to draw but believe they cannot. Learn how to use the basic forms that run through all subject matter to create art. Subject matter includes a landscape, the human figure, a flower in color, an animal, a bird, and a simple perspective drawing featuring a table and a still life.

Bring #2 pencils, colored pencils, erasers and several sheets of 8 1/2” x 11” white paper. Other inexpensive supplies are discussed at the first session. 8 wks    No Class 2/16



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6150.02
Escondido Adult School
EAS-209
Glusha 1/26 - 3/23 Sa 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $85.00

Even You can Draw - Advanced

This advanced class continues where the Even You Can Draw beginning class leaves off. Use colored pencils to draw a cat and a dog, a floating flower and glass vase, a landscape in colored pencil, and a portrait of child in colored pencil. There is also a design lesson to inspire one’s creativity. Join the fun!

Tools needed for class are #2 pencils, colored pencils, erasers, and several sheets of 8 1/2” x 11” white paper.  8 wks 



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6155.02
Escondido Adult School
EAS-209
Glusha 1/26 - 3/23 Sa 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM $85.00

Ikebana Flower Design

Ikebana, the art of traditional Japanese flower arranging, is fun, relaxing, and easy to learn. Design arrangements using a variety of fresh or dried flowers and plant material. Learn to create professional looking arrangements for everyday or special occasions. Students take their arrangements home. Class is appropriate for all levels, beginning to advanced.

Bring garden clippers, a container for your arrangements, and a Kenzan flower frog – or you can purchase one in class for $20.00. There is a $7.00 materials fee for each class, or bring your own materials

2 wks   2 wks   2wks  2 wks

 



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6030.05
Escondido Adult School
EAS-104
Takeya 1/16 - 1/23 We 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM $25.00
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6030.06
Escondido Adult School
EAS-104
Takeya 2/13 - 2/20 We 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM $25.00
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6030.07
Escondido Adult School
EAS-104
Takeya 3/13 - 3/20 We 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM $25.00
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6030.08
Escondido Adult School
EAS-104
Takeya 4/3 - 4/10 We 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM $25.00

Mixed Media Approaches in Watercolor and Acrylic

Experimental watermedia approaches to watercolor and acrylic are explored with a focus on composition, negative painting, and textures in still life, landscape, and figurative works. Build up layers with translucent hues and simple printmaking techniques. Metaphors and messages can play a thoughtful role in your works with added bits of collage and text.

8 wks   No class 2/16

 

 



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6192.01
Escondido Adult School
EAS-104
Shafer Garcia 1/25 - 3/29 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $100.00

Painting in Pastels

Incorporates drawing and painting simultaneously. Explore techniques and gain drawing skills. Includes cross-hatching, broken color, blending and feathering. Landscapes, animals, and botanical subject matter are emphasized. Different papers or grounds are explored to determine which is best for your style of painting. Prepare to experiment with different resists and textures to build up the surfaces, paint translucent layers, and create extraordinary shapes. All levels.  8 wks

No class 2/12, 3/12



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6195.02
Escondido Adult School
EAS-104
Shafer Garcia 1/22 - 3/26 Tu 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM $100.00

Watercolor Sketchbook Painting
Develop a habit of practicing your watercolor often, and learn many watercolor techniques on the pages of your sketchbook. Lose your fear of making mistakes and learn to try out new ideas. Learn how to decide what you enjoy painting and learn different ways to paint that subject. Practice painting in a mixed media sketchbook which is much less expensive than watercolor paper. The portable sketchbook will motivate you to reach for your brush and paint whenever you have a chance. 8 wks

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6185.01
Escondido Adult School
EAS-104
Roth 1/17 - 3/7 Th 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $60.00

Watercolor, Right From The Start

This class introduces techniques and watercolor secrets that allow you to paint with confidence and ease. Learn to use watercolors to create paintings for your walls, pictures for your journals, or unique notecards to send to your friends.
Learn techniques such as rainbow washes, wet into wet, creating texture,
soft and hard edges, avoiding muddy color mixes, creating depth, and
more. Subjects covered in class include painting people, windows, doors,
castles, cottages, landscapes, animals, teapots, and more.

$60 for 5 weeks and $50 for 4 weeks

Art Supplies required for all classes: Students may spend $50 or more on art supplies. Continuing students periodically need to renew or expand basic supplies

A supply list is provided and explained at the first class session.



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6180.02
Escondido Adult School
EAS-104
Roth 11/29 - 12/20 Th 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $50.00