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    Winter 2019 Registration

    Registration starts, Wednesday, November 14 @ 8am
    Register early for all classes.
    (Then you won't be disappointed if your class is full or canceled.)
    All classes are held at the Del Valle Education Center, 100 Building, unless otherwise noted.
    ART - WINTER 2019                                     CLICK HERE FOR ONLINE REGISTRATION
    Watercolor -10 classes
    Take the fear out of watercolor. Step-by-step demonstrations, individual help, and critiques are offered each day. Learn essential techniques: color mixing, designing a painting with a variety of subjects. Emphasis is on design elements and the development of individual projects.  Supply list provided at first class.
    067135 1/7-3/25  9:30-12:30pm
      Rm 107 

    Reg $170/Seniors $153

    067136 1/7-3/25 12:45-3:45pm   Rm 107  Reg $170/Seniors $153 Strout
    Beginning Acrylic  - 10 classes

    Never picked up a brush before? Always wanted to try painting? This class will review materials, color mixing and theory, brushwork, composition and layering techniques using either acrylic. Each class will have a brief presentation followed by a skill-building activity and then independent projects."  Bring what supplies you have for the first day, you will be able to sample some others and then choose what to purchase for the remainder of the classes. *No class 2/21

    067535   Th  1/10-3/21*  10am -Noon  Rm 108   Reg $120/Seniors $108  Guibord
    Mosaic Art Workshop - 10 classes

    There is something for just about everyone in this workshop.  While working at your own pace, on the projects of your choice, experienced mosaic artists explore their craft and find inspiration from others.  The class is monitored by an instructor who provides direction for newbies and support for the experienced.  While most of us work with glass or tile, experiments with new and creative materials and techniques are encouraged.  Open a world of possibilities in mosaics! $30 material fee is paid to the instructor.  Students will have additional material costs depending on their projects.

    280532  W 1/9-3/13 6-9pm  Rm 108 Reg $150/Seniors $135  Silverman
    Drawing Made Easy - 10 classes                                 
    If you can hold a pencil and write or print your name, you CAN learn to draw.  Have you been putting aside the urge to create? Well, NOW is the time! In this class, students will learn very clever and do-able techniques to make drawing easier than you ever imagined. Your own results will amaze you on the very first day. Drawing is the basis of all art. This course will give you the fundamentals: basic shapes, tone, value, perspective. All the skills and confidence you want!  Open to all levels.  Have fun while you learn. Bring 8 x 10 or larger sketchbook and pencils to start. 
    280430   Th 1/10-3/14 9am-11:30am  Rm 107 Reg $140/Seniors $126 Antkowiak 
    Acrylic & Oil Painting - 10 classes                         
    Learn basic skills: how to mix colors, start a painting, and choose the best brushes for each area or subject. We will discuss design and composition and how to fine-tune your work for best results. Prerequisite: Some painting experience.
    280232 1/11-3/22  9am-noon   Rm 107   Reg $170/Seniors $153 Antkowiak 
    Art Lab - 10 classes                                           
    Need help with a project? Find class time too short? This time is for you to work on any project and have an experienced instructor and professional artist available to assist you. 
    280435  1/11-3/22  12:30-3:30pm   Rm 107 Reg $170/Seniors $153 Antkowiak

    Winter Holidays: 1/21, 2/15 & 2/18. Spring Break: 4/1-4/5 School Closed

    Del Valle Education Center, 1963 Tice Valley Blvd, Walnut Creek