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STILL-LIFE OIL PAINTING

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

Thursday, January 21, 2016 - Thursday, February 25, 2016
Ware's Folly - Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art 506 Telfair Street AugustaGA  30901
Thursday, January 21, 2016 - Thursday, February 25, 2016
Ware's Folly - Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art 506 Telfair Street AugustaGA  30901

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What's Included

Instructor: Terry Smith This course will address the basics of setting-up and composing an appealing still life. New and continuing students will be guided in the painting process using the tools of composition, color, value, intensity, contrast, hard and soft edges, brushwork and careful observation. Through instruction, demonstration and individual attention, this course will benefit beginning and more advanced painters. Beginners will learn an entry-level and approach to the wonderful and challenging world of oil painting. More advanced painters will enhance and refine their skills as they are introduced to additional methods for painting still-life compositions that are appealing and compelling. A supply list will be provided upon registration. Student/Instructor ratio: 8 to 1

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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