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    Winter 2020
    Registration Starts November 14 @ 8am
    All classes are held at the Del Valle Education Center, 100 Building
     Art Winter 2020 
    Acrylic & Oil Painting - 9 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 the best results. Prerequisite: Some painting experience.
    280232 1/10-3/13  9am-Noon Rm 107  Reg $150/Seniors $135 Antkowiak 
    Art Lab - 9 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   F 1/10-3/13 12:30-3pm   Rm 107  Reg $130/Seniors $117   Antkowiak
    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  1/9-3/12 9-11:30am  Rm 107  Reg $140/Seniors $126   Antkowiak 
    Portraits & More... - 10 classes
    Learn the basics of creating an oil portrait by beginning with exercises to improve accuracy in rendering facial features. Finish with a portrait in burnt umber and apply color if time allows.  Color theory will be discussed, and exercises will increase color mixing skills. Materials list provided at first class.  Price includes 2 canvas & 1 brush. Prerequisite: Some oil experience. 
    280237  TH  1/9-3/12 1-4pm  Rm 107  Reg $180/Seniors $162  Nicholson 
    Watercolor - 8 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. *No classes on 11/11.
    067135   M 1/6-3/9 9:30am-12:30pm  Rm 107   Reg $140/Seniors $126  Strout 
    067136  M 1/6-3/9  1-4pm Rm 107  Reg $140/Seniors $126   Strout 
    Wednesday Art Lab - 10 Classes
    Need inspiration? Just need time to paint or finish projects? Bring your oil or acrylic painting projects and work in a supportive atmosphere. The instructor is ready and willing to help! Constructive critiques by instructor or class if desired.
    280439 1/8-3/11 1-4pm  Rm 107   Reg $170/Seniors $153  Nicholson 
    Winter Holidays:  1/20, 2/14 & 2/17    
    Del Valle Education Center, 1963 Tice Valley Blvd, Walnut Creek