Current and Upcoming Online Classes -
Creative Arts Group, Sierra Madre CA:

Sketchbook Workshop- Click to sign up!

Wednesdays, 1:30 - 3:00pm, 

September 23rd - November 11th

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:

Flower Painting Workshop- Click to sign up!

Fridays, 2:00 - 4:00pm,

September 25th - October 16th

Have you ever wanted to paint flowers? Do you find inspiration in gardens and florist shops? Then this is the workshop for you! Flowers are an incredibly rewarding and fun painting subject – but also a very challenging one! This workshop will introduce you to some basic concepts and practices that will make flower painting a little less intimidating.

Creative Arts Group, Sierra Madre CA:

Still Life Painting - Click to sign up!

Thursdays, 12:30 - 3:30pm,

September 24th - November 12th

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. We will explore these concepts by painting a variety of interesting subjects and color palettes. 

Creative Arts Group, Sierra Madre CA:

Sketchbook Magic (10-14 yo) - Click to sign up!

Thursdays, 4:00 - 5:30pm,

September 24th - November 19th

Keeping a sketchbook is a fantastic way for artists of all ages to learn and develop creatively. In this class, students will explore the fundamentals of drawing and painting through the practice of keeping a sketchbook. We will experiment with different media - ballpoint pen, colored pencil, opaque watercolor, as well as different subjects and techniques. 

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Beginning Oil Painting - Click to sign up!

Tuesdays, 11:00am - 1:00pm,

September 8th - October 6th

In this class, we will focus on establishing a solid foundation in oil painting, beginning with an overview of basic materials, using a monochrome palette, mixing color and paint application. This class will focus especially on using value and color to show form. You will learn to apply these concepts to a variety of subjects, including: still life, plaster casts, and landscape. 

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. Click here to purchase and schedule online private lessons!

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