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Our adult classes are designed to meet the needs of the students where they are  ~ from beginner to advanced, our instructors tailor the classes to each participant and their specific goals, while teaching them a variety of skills and techniques.

2017 WINTER/SPRING SCHEDULE 

Arts as HealingArts As Healing Foundation is a St. Louis-based non-profit organization that offers cancer patients and their caregivers an opportunity for creative expression and fulfillment by providing free art lessons and a variety of other artistic and educational activities. Classes meet every Tuesday from 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM. Please visit http://artsashealing.org/ to register. 

 

 

Pottery with Heather Woodson ~ This pottery class will explore both hand building and wheel throwing techniques for beginners through advanced. Instructors will determine where you are in the learning process and help guide you through projects of your choice. $185  Class dates listed:   Wednesdays, April 12-May 17, 6:00-8:30 PM                     

 

  Creating Texture with Watercolors with Linda Wilmes ~ Using various items, color will be lifted, absorbed and moved. Finally, with a layer of transparent washes to intensify a given area, students will paint textures, including peeling paint, rust, and other items in relief. A variety of applications will be used, and the instructor will demonstrate all applications. This class is for the beginner to intermediate watercolorist or acrylic painter.  Mondays, Apr 10 - May 15, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM $185

 

Plein Air Painting with Linda Wilmes ~ In this class, we will begin  with the supplies needed to make the process more efficient and comfortable to the artist, to the actual selection of subject through the painting process. This class is for the beginner to intermediate artist.  Acrylic paint will be used for each painting.The first class will meet at Art Unleashed, with the following classes to meet at Creve Coeur Park. Thursdays, May 4 - May 25, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM $125

 

Adult Workshops 

Basic Drawing using Sighting Technique with Linda Wilmes ~ Using the foolproof sighting method, students will discover drawing any object in a simplified way, resulting in an accurate and appealing finished drawing. Topics covered will include value, composition, focal point, along with perspective. For the beginning artist and the intermediate, too. All techniques will be demonstrated by the instructor. Friday, May 5, 6:30 - 9:00 PM, $35

 

Painting an Impressionist Landscape with Linda Wilmes ~ With a great attraction to the impressionist painters and techniques, a landscape will be painted, by layering colors and placing the effective color combinations side by side to present to the viewer a greater combination of colors. This class is for the intermediate artist. Friday, May 12, 6:30 - 9:00 PM, $35