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Art

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Painting: Oil, Acrylic, and Watercolor (Beginner and Intermediate)

Unleash your creativity! Develop your painting skills, focusing on color, composition, and spatial concepts. Uncover your own style with guidance.

Choose one medium only from the material list and be prepared to paint at first class.

Instructor: Beverly Mitchell, artist and illustrator

Course One Information

Dates/Time: Monday, 6:00 to 9:00 pm, 8 weeks, 2/3 to 3/31 (no class 2/17)

Location: Haverhill

Cost: $265

CRN: 111 Course Number: ARTS1005 Section: HA

Course Two Information

Dates/Time: Monday, 6:00 to 9:00 pm, 8 weeks, 4/14 to 6/16 (no class 4/21 or 5/26)

Location: Methuen

Cost: $265

CRN: 128 Course Number: ARTS1005 Section: MA

Materials Lists

Watercolor
  • Paints: yellow, red, green (sap or Hookers are the greens most students like), blue (pthalo and ultramarine), purple (no black or white)
  • Brushes: two sizes, 4 and 10 or 12.
  • Paper: 140 lb cold press (most important)
  • Tape: masking tape or drafters tape (drafters is better). The thinner the tape the better.
  • Palette: styrofoam white meat trays will do
  • Pencils and erasers
  • Paper towels
Acrylic
  • Paints: white, yellow, red, green (sap or Hookers), blue (phalo and ultramarine), purple
  • Brushes: two sizes, 4 and 10 or 12.
  • Canvas or canvas board
  • Palette (disposable)
  • Small rags
  • Two glass containers for water
  • Pencils and erasers
Oil
  • Same as acrylic, along with odorless turpentine and oil painting medium

Watercolor (Beginner and Intermediate)

Explore watercolor techniques and learn to develop your own style. Great for beginning students as well as intermediate artists. Come learn to use the tools of watercolor.

Bring supplies and be ready to paint at first class.

Instructor: Charles Margeson, artist, drawing and painting instructor for 25+ years

Course One Information

Dates/Time: Thursday, 6:00 to 9:00 pm, 6 weeks, 3/6 to 4/10

Location: Off campus

Cost: $199

CRN: 129 Course Number: ARTS1022 Section: OA

Course Two Information

Dates/Time: Thursday, 6:00 to 9:00 pm, 6 weeks, 5/1 to 6/5

Location: Methuen

Cost: $199

CRN: 130 Course Number: ARTS1022 Section: MA

Materials List

  • Brushes:synthetic is fine; sizes: 8, 10, 12, and a 1″ or bigger wash brush
  • Pallet: plastic (overall size 11″ x 15″) with at least fifteen wells.
  • Box of tissues or paper towels
  • Water container with two sections and a top
  • Paper: Archers or Fabriano usually on sale; 140 lb. cold press; sheets are 22″ x 30″
  • Paint: Try for the student grade, Grumbacher Academy in tubes. Colors: Alizarin crimson, burnt sienna, burnt umber, raw Umber, cadmium red light, cadmium yellow light, cadmium yellow medium, cadmium yellow lemon, ultramarine blue, cobalt blue, cerulean blue, Prussian blue, indigo, yellow ochre, sap green, sepia

Zentangle

Rediscover your creativity! Anything is possible … one stroke at a time. This fascinating, new, and very popular art form has been called “yoga for the brain.” As you learn to create beautiful images by drawing repetitive patterns, you also find an artistic way to relax and have fun while increasing your ability to focus.

Instructor: Sandy Sudol, Certified Zentangle Teacher

Course One Information

Dates/Time: Tuesday, 6:00 to 8:30 pm, 2 weeks, 2/25 to 3/4

Location: Riverwalk

Cost: $54 + $36 materials fee

CRN: 122 Course Number: ARTS1023 Section: RWA

Course Two Information

Dates/Time: Tuesday, 6:00 to 8:30 pm, 2 weeks, 4/29 to 5/6

Location: Riverwalk

Cost: $54 + $36 materials fee

CRN: 177 Course Number: ARTS1023 Section: RWB


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