Venture into Oil Painting

Venture into Oil Painting

Oil painting is the process of painting with pigments that use drying oil as the binder. It is one of the oldest methods of painting. The depth and richness achieved with oil paints is unmatched in any other media. In this class students will learn oil painting basics and become familiar with paint, mediums, brushes and surfaces. Value, color theory and composition will be covered on a regular basis. Students will be encouraged to work from nature,

Passion for Pastels

Passion for Pastels

This informative and fun course explores the ever-expanding world of pastel techniques, including handmade surfaces and toning and the elements of hard versus soft pastels. Value, color theory and composition will be covered on a regular basis. Students will be encouraged to work from nature, photographs, still life and their own imagination. Dannielle will work one on one with each student to help achieve their own artistic vision. This is a structured class with planned curriculum.

Virtual Art Class

Virtual Art Class

With today’s busy schedules, finding time to attend regular classes can be a struggle. The purpose of the Virtual Art Class is to provide the same structured learning experience you would get by attending a class at LAS, but you can learn at your own pace and in the comfort of your own home. Assignments and instructions are handed out on a weekly basis and must be returned the following week for discussion and critique. Correspondence is done via email and scheduled phone calls.