Monday, June 12, 2017

Trees, Trees, Trees...

Anyone who's been to one of my art events or taken one of my classes, probably knows that trees have been an obsession of mine for the last year or more. Here are a few of my most recent works, which will be going on display, with many others, at The Shop on Perry St. in July.

"Desert Tree" | Acrylic | $75


"Light and Shadow" | Acrylic | $85


"Gnarled Tree" | Mixed Media | $45


 
"Desert Fire" | Mixed Media | $85


Monday, May 8, 2017

Art Journaling


It's on! Art Journaling is in full swing at Corbin Art Center.
Interested in this class? 
Watch for it Spring & Fall in the Corbin Art catalogue.

Learn to layer paper and paint with stenciling and fun textures.

Use paint pens and try sgraffito with acrylics.

Try collage.

 And experiment with negative painting!

This class will return in the Fall. Join me for Art Journaling: 
Where Art meets the Page.
A Corbin Art Center Class.



Friday, April 14, 2017

Mixed Media Negative Painting

Mixed Media: Negative Space Painting

When: Fridays, 9am to 12 pm , May 12,19,& 26
Where: Magnuson Bldg., SFCC

Apply the thrilling technique of negative painting to mixed media in this three-day class. First, we we create a dramatic background of paper, paint, and simple printing techniques. Then, we will “pull” an image from the design by sketching and painting the space around the object rather than the object itself. #3360
Cost $35
Register with ACT2 by calling

509-279-6030

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Acrylics Class out at the Valley


Open Art: Acrylics
Learn and practice basic acrylic techniques like scumbling, glazing, dry brushing and palette knife painting. Get a handle on mixing colors, experiment with altering the texture and consistency of your paint, and explore various acrylic mediums and their uses. Bring your own project to work on or join me in a step-by-step. $51

When: Thursdays, 9am to 12 pm
Where: Spokane Valley Senior Center

#2047 May 11 - June 8

Register with ACT2 by calling

509-279-6030

Friday, February 3, 2017

Collage Painting Class at SFCC!


ACT2 2-day Workshop
Mixed Media: Collage Painting

Mastering collage techniques can add subtle layers of interest to any art style. Hidden words and small objects can generate meaning. Painting on a background of book paper, letters, or poetry adds depth and story, Whether you are a landscape, still-life, or portrait artists, learn to expand your style with collage elements. #3643

Cost $18
When: 9am to 12pm, Fridays Feb. 10 & 17
Where: SFCC, Magnuson Bldg. Room 205

Call (509) 279-6030 to sign up.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Mixed Media Trees and Leaves at the Corbin Art Center


Mixed Media: Trees & Leaves

Learn techniques that combine paper, acrylic paint, found objects, and texture mediums to create a tree, leaf, or landscape compostion. Experiment with crackle and molding paste, gel mediums, salt, sand, and more. Texture mediums are included in the cost of the class. $62

This four week class meets Thursdays Jan.2 to Jan. 23. 
6pm to 8:30 pm


To sign up go HERE and click on the Corbin Art Center programs button and look under painting classes. 
Or call: 509-625-6677











Wednesday, December 14, 2016

January 2017 ACT2 Classes

Tis the season... to make ART!


Act2 Classes Starting in January

Open Art Multimedia
Whatever your art medium, the emphasis is on exploring your own style. Develop and expand your skills with instruction and demonstrations in composition, color, and design. Learn to work with nontraditional art materials, create layer and depth, explore texture mediums, and push your artistic boundaries. In addition to your art materials, bring something you are working on or an image for inspiration. All levels welcome.
Cost: $51
When: Wednesdays 9am - 12pm
Where: Spokane Valley Senior Center, Room 155

#3621   Jan.4 - Feb.1 


Open Art: Acrylic Painting

Learn and practice basic acrylic techniques like scumbling, glazing, dry brushing and palette knife painting. Get a handle on mixing colors, experiment with altering the texture and consistency of your paint, and explore various acrylic mediums and their uses. Bring your own project to work on or join me in a step-by-step

Cost: $51
When: Thursdays 9am - 12pm
Where: Spokane Valley Senior Center, Room 155

#3632    Jan. 5 - Feb.2

To sign up for one of my Act2 classes or workshops please call: (509) 279-6030. 
For more information go to: http://sccel.spokane.edu/ACT-2.aspx