Learn the Art of Painting with Oil or Acrylic
With Instructor Nancy Lewis
NIGHT TIME CLASS
THURSDAY, May 4, 11, 18, 25
Time: 6:30pm to 9:00p
Day Time Class
Tuesday May 2, 9, 16, 23
Time: 9:30am to 12:00pm
Location: Upstairs of the Blue Pig Gallery
119 East 3rd Street, Palisade, Colorado
Call the Blue Pig Gallery to register: (970) 464-4819
Minimum 5 students - Max 12 students
Master painting skills with artist/instructor Nancy Lewis as she guides you through exploring painting with oils or acrylics. Every class will begin with a new concept. Learn about applying thick and thin paint with a brush and a palette knife. Explore how a limited palette can help define shapes by simplifying values as you use light and dark to develop dimensional forms. Explore tints, tones and shades, and learn how to create endless colors with a limited color palette. Then, incorporate color to create excitement to bring your painting to life. Use glazing to adjust and refine your work, and discover easy-to-use tips for adding eye-catching contrast. By the end of this class you will have developed a new set of skill to masterfully create paintings by awaken the artist within.
Learn how to Paint like a Master with Pastel - Workshop
Instructor: Nancy Lewis
Time: 9:30am – 4:00pm Friday and Saturday
May 12th and 13th, 2017
Supply list available
Master pastel painting skills with artist/instructor Nancy Lewis as she guides you through the art of pastel painting. In this class you will study the old and new masters who use pastels to create masterpieces. Every class will begin with a new concept and approach to painting with purity of pastel. Learn about different types of surfaces, experiment with under-paintings, feel the difference between hard and soft pastels, and see how layering can create brilliant colors. Explore hands-on how a limited palette can help define shapes by simplifying values as you use light and dark to develop dimensional forms. Then, incorporate rich color to bring excitement and life to your painting. At the end of this class you will have learned how exciting pastel are to paint with. You will have developed the skills to create your own masterpiece.
Minimum of 5 students and a Maximum of 12 students. Pre-register and payment required.
Nancy Lewis, a regional artist has been an instructor at Colorado Mesa University, Colorado Institute of Art, Arapahoe Community College, and the Professional Training. Nancy has been teaching people new graphic skills for over 25 years. She shares her artistic insights to using color, visual elements of art, and design concepts through exploration and experimentation. Trying new things and stretching your limits. Try it you will like it
Now is the time to light your artistic passion on fire!
Call the Blue Pig Gallery to register 970-464-4819
For more information about the class call Nancy Lewis 970-462-7370 or email her at Nancy@nblewis.com.