Current and Upcoming Online Classes -
The Art Studio LLC, Westminster CA:

Painting Portraits in Oil - Click to sign up! 

Tuesdays, 11am - 1pm, Ongoing

In this class, you will learn the basics of drawing with a fun, painterly approach. By using a variety of charcoal materials and tools like paintbrushes, blending stumps and rags, you will learn to create beautiful portraits and improve your drawing skills with a technique that closely mimics painting.

Hippo Factory, Los Angeles CA:

Beginning Drawing - Click to sign up!

Fridays, 4:30 - 6:30pm, ongoing

Hippo Academy is a thoughtful, thorough, drawing curriculum designed for the absolute beginner. A step by step course based on seeing basic shapes, understanding line and shadow. Learning to draw with straight lines, measure by relationship and create flow. Once completed students will have a solid ability to render and capture the likeness of anything. Media used is pencil and charcoal.

Creative Arts Group, Sierra Madre CA:

Sketchbook Workshop - Click to sign up!

Wednesdays, 1:30 - 3:00pm, July 1st - 29th

A sketchbook can be a fun and soothing way to begin or to continue your art practice no matter where you are. In this workshop, learn a relaxed approach to sketching that will help you grow as an artist. Find inspiration all around you and embrace mistakes. Students will learn some sketching basics to help improve drawing skills. 

Creative Arts Group, Sierra Madre CA:

Painting with a Limited Palette - Click to sign up!

Saturdays, June 6th - June 27th

This class will focus on learning the fundamentals of oil painting. We will follow the tradition of using limited palettes of carefully selected colors – a time-honored tradition for learning to paint. Students will work through concepts like how to choose and mix color, how to create a value plan, and how to apply paint efficiently.

Private Painting and Drawing Lessons

I am also offering limited private or semi-private lessons online through Zoom. Private lessons are a wonderful way for students to get individualized attention and instruction based on their particular needs. This is a great option for beginners who want to kickstart their learning or for more advanced students who want to focus on specific skills and techniques. Each private lesson is designed around the needs of each individual student and can be scheduled on a weekly or monthly schedule. All lessons are held at the residence or studio of the student. I will provide any reference materials, books or props that are needed. Students are expected to supply their own art materials. Please visit the contact me page or email me to schedule if you are interested in private painting or drawing lessons!

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