This workshop covers the characteristics, color range of the main kinds of color pencils, hard, soft, water soluble and pastels. Drawing from landscape photos, students receive step by step guidance with visual demonstrations of each key technique - blending, burnishing, shading, transferring images as well as the basics of composition and perspective. This workshop is held at The Foster located at 940 Commercial St., Palo Alto.
Get out and capture the beauty of nature in this easily portable medium! In this daylong, outdoor workshop we will work on strengthening observation and design skills, mixing accurate colors, technique, and planning and executing a painting in the time available. Class will meet at a location provided by the instructor. Class will be rescheduled in case of rain.
Learn how to tell a better story with your street photography! In this captivating free seminar Street Photographer, David Coleman, teaches visual storytelling techniques to help you become a better storyteller through street photography. Learn how to compose an impactful narrative with your images.This free seminar is meant for photographers of all levels and an RSVP is required to attend.
Come spend a fun evening over a glass of wine while creating a watercolor painting with Steve Curl. Via demonstration, Steve guides the way on how to create a landscape watercolor from a photograph. The evening concludes with a finished painting ready to take home. Learn some watercolor techniques while having a great time.
Build a strong painting foundation and explore your passion for color as an artist with nationally known colorist Elio Camacho!
The class is structured for both beginner to advanced students who want to
develop their skill understanding of painting. As a painting instructor, my mission is to provide students with the foundation necessary to be creative. My goal is to assist students in capturing the particular mood of the moment and to express themselves in a bold and colorful way, while capturing the beauty and spontaneity of life.
This workshop is very hands-on with an emphasis on easel¬ side
Learn how to make competent drawings of portraits through step-by-step instruction and demonstrations. Whether you're a beginner or have some experience, this class will further your drawing skills. Draw from live model and learn the techniques of mastering expressive portraiture with different dry media.