Building off of Guitar: Basic, this course helps students to progress along their guitar-playing path. Students will review and practice what they have previously learned, using that information to learn additional chords and songs. Prerequisite: Completion of Guitar: Basic or instructor permission. Requirements: A guitar and electronic tuner.
We’ll use prepared frames and mix 2- part resin to create fantastic abstract works of art using special inks. No art experience necessary. $40 Materials Fee payable to the instructor the day of class. You will be taking your pieces home in a container provided by the instructor. The containers must be level on the trip home so prepare accordingly.
Students will be introduced to the basic techniques of landscape drawing from photos. The principles of line, composition, and value will be emphasized, utilizing a variety of different materials. Meditative exercises will be used to minimize inhibitions and fears associated with the creative process. A supply list will be provided when class is determined to run.
This class is open to beginners as well as those looking to build upon prior experience in landscape oil painting. The basic skills of mixing colors, applying paint, developing composition and value will be acquired through the use of landscape photos. Each class will begin with a meditative exercise for minimizing inhibitions and fears associated with the creative process. A supply kit is available with a student discount at The Art Mart in Portland.
Students will make a modern, fun piece of wall art for your home using the traditional craft of punch needle rug hooking. You will learn the basics and tools of punch needle, as well as tips, tricks, and ideas on how to finish your piece. Students will leave this class with the confidence to start a new project on their own.