Art classes are appropriate for students 18 years of age or older.
Registered students will be emailed a supply list 5 - 7 days prior to class. 
Refunds (less a 20% service fee) will be made for cancellations received at least seven days prior to classes and workshops.
No refunds will be given for missed classes. Classes are not interchangeable.
Classes may be canceled if minimum enrollment
is not reached.

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Wednesday May 22
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday ending Wednesday June 12
With our Garden as your muse, this four-day intensive visual arts workshop will surely awaken your creativity as you delve into drawing studies focused on color relationships, compositional arrangements, and conceptual development. Choosing from a range of drawing media, enjoy capturing an essence of our Garden's time and place as you discover new aesthetic terrain!
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$200.00
 
$250.00
 
Wednesday May 22
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday ending Wednesday June 12
UPDATED: For the intermediate to advanced artist, this four-day intensive still life workshop challenges the participant to develop a small-scale master copy in oil. Inspired by floral paintings from the Dutch Golden Age to the Impressionist Era, the student will attempt to suggest a close interpretation of works crafted by masters, including Clara Peeters, Gustave Courbet, and Claude Monet. Advancing skills in drawing and painting, the student will also develop a stronger comprehension in principles of design, color, and composition.
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$215.00
 
$265.00
 
Wednesday June 26
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Irregular classes scheduled ending Friday June 28
Join us for a three-day intensive portrait workshop designed for those aiming to capture an immediate likeness through the use of charcoal and chalk. Topics discussed will range from ideas on observation, measurement, and value as well as techniques meant to finalize the turn of form as well as the relationship of darkness and lights.
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$195.00
 
$245.00
 
Tuesday July 30
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Irregular classes scheduled ending Thursday August 01
Acrylics artists come and enjoy this special three-session acrylic workshop with artist Dan Bondroff. The workshop will start with a complete beginning to end demonstration of a landscape painting in acrylic paint. Students will learn composition, value, and color mixing. Beginning students will learn the fundamentals of painting while more advanced students will learn how to interpret value, color, intensity, and other advanced concepts of color theory. This is the perfect class for beginner students looking for a complete painting class as well as for advanced students looking to become more painterly or impressionistic in their approach.
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$200.00
 
$250.00
 
Thursday August 01
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Thursday ending Thursday August 15
Designed for advanced and seasoned artists, this three-day intensive portrait workshop positions the participant to explore Alla Prima - a direct painting approach - aimed to capture an immediate likeness in a short amount of time. Students already versed in color mixing will test and advance their skills. Topics discussed will range from ideas on observation, measurement, and value as well as techniques meant to finalize the turn of form as well as the relationship of darkness and lights.
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$195.00
 
$245.00
 
Friday August 02
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Friday ending Friday August 09
Here's your chance to experiment and try different acrylic or oil techniques used by the Masters. Students will learn in this two-day workshop the technique of glazing, which is a thin transparent or semi-transparent layer on a painting which modifies the appearance of another underlying paint layer. In addition students will learn about getting their color to GLOW and creating dimension in their paintings. Please bring gessoed paper, canvas sheets, or other materials to experiment on. Student may also bring in their current work to have it critiqued.
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$130.00
 
$175.00
 
Saturday August 03
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Saturday ending Saturday August 10
Join us for an inspiring August studio watercolor workshop that will help you take your work to a new level. This accomplished artist/instructor will provide both demonstrations and targeted critiques that will motivate your creativity and hone your technical skills. You will need a basic knowledge of watercolor to enroll in this class.
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$135.00
 
$175.00
 
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Event registration summary
Garden Abstract In Color: Pastel, Color Pencil and Conte Crayon/Pencil with Carlos Gallostra:
Member
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$200.00
Non-Member
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$250.00
From Tulips to Lilies: Master Copy through the Ages wtih Carlos Gallostra:
Member
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$215.00
Non-Member
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$265.00
Portrait Rendering In Charcoal with Carlos Gallostra:
Member
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$195.00
Non-Member
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$245.00
Summer Acrylic Studio Workshop with Dan Bondroff:
Member
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$200.00
Non-Member
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$250.00
Alla Prima Approach: The Portrait in Oil with Carlos Gallostra:
Member
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$195.00
Non-Member
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$245.00
Creative Pursuits With Your Acrylics with Marcelle Zanetti:
Member
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$130.00
Non-Member
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$175.00
Summer Saturdays in the Watercolor Studio with Ricardo Aberle:
Member
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$135.00
Non-Member
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$175.00
Donation:
$0.00
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