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OUTDOOR STILL LIFE PAINTING: NATURAL LIGHT, ALLA PRIMA

Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art - Ware's Folly - Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art

Thursday, June 16, 2016 - Thursday, July 14, 2016
Ware's Folly - Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art 506 Telfair Street AugustaGA  30901
Thursday, June 16, 2016 - Thursday, July 14, 2016
Ware's Folly - Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art 506 Telfair Street AugustaGA  30901

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What's Included

Instructor: Terri Smith Teen - Adult (Not suitable for beginning painters) At each of the four class sessions, students will start and finish a still life painting, working outdoors, with individualized guidance and instruction. Subjects will be flower, fruit, and/or vegetable arrangements but may also be "intimate landscapes;" i.e., porch scenes, garden walls, etc. General goals: Students will learn to work fast and loose, making quick decisions about subject matter, composition, colors, values, etc. and working rapidly to execute a painting before the daylight changes or time runs out. *Class will not meet the week of July 4th *Supply list will be provided after registration. A French easel or other portable easel is recommended.

About This Organizer

Mission
To provide opportunities for visual arts education and to develop visual arts awareness and appreciation throughout the greater Augusta community.
Company Overview
Founded in 1937, the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art serves as the Central Savannah River Area's only independent nonprofit visual art school and contemporary art gallery.
Description
Housed in historic Ware's Folly (c. 1818) and the Walker-Mackenzie Studio (c. 1909), the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art is proud to offer visual art education opportunities for students of all ages and interests. Quarterly studio classes and workshops are available in a wide range of media, from drawing and painting to photography, weaving, clay, and sculpture, for children, youth, and adults.

As Augusta's only nonprofit contemporary art gallery, each year over 30 exhibitions spotlight regional, national, and international artists in a variety of styles, techniques and media, including ceramics, photography, painting, drawing and printmaking.
General Information
nonprofit visual arts school + contemporary art gallery

Organizer Info

  • Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art

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Ware's Folly - Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art 506 Telfair Street AugustaGA  30901
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