Center for Visual Arts provides opportunities to explore mediums from oil, acrylic and watercolor painting to collage, clay, sculpture, glass and pottery and printmaking. And, if you wish to observe art, rather than create it, our yearlong schedule of national and regional exhibitions will entertain as well as educate.
KIR051817-2 Fundamentals Oil & Acrylic $147 mem / $197 non-mem Thur 5/18/17 6/15/17 1-4pm All
Center for Visual Arts 26100 Old 41 Road Bonita Springs, FL 34135
Fundamentals Oil and Acrylic Painting – These classes are designed to give both new and experienced painters the information they need to create beautiful paintings focusing on creating the illusion of depth and volume using value (black, white and gray), and discussing color, the color wheel and complementary colors.
Instructor: Richard Kirk
Richard studied illustration at Palomar College in San Marcos, CA and established his illustration business in Boston, MA. His fundamental belief about painting, shapes his work and his teaching: “Creating a painting does not make one an artist. Artists create something extraordinary from their experience, knowledge and ability. Until a painter has discovered and is able to pull instantly from these three primary conditions, he or she is a student. Still, taking pride in being a student moves you closer to creating art.”