Glastonbury Arts

Even though the Covid 19 response has caused us to reduce office hours, please be assured that Rob Glidden, Office Administrator is usually in the office on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9:30 am – 12:30 pm and looks forward to answering questions you many have or help you with your class registration. If needed, please leave a voice message or send an email and he will respond to you as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience.

ONLINE ADULT ART CLASSES, starting in September 2020

Serious teens are welcome to enroll in our adult art classes.

 

Online classes are on our GoToMeeting platform

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FURRY AND FEATHERED FRIENDS – In this class we will explore pastel painting of birds and various animals. Have a photo 6″ x 8″ or larger ready for the first class.  Each session the instructor will demo a painting of birds, farm animals, etc.Learn how to layer pastel and utilize underpainting techniques to enrich your work.There will be time to share your work and receive guidance and feedback  All levels welcome.

Mondays, 9:30 – 12:00 pm, September 14 – October 5th, 4 weeks
Instructor: Karen Israel
Fee: $140($130 for GA members)
Materials list for class

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Drawing  Basics – Learn to be the best you can be in any medium – it all starts with the ability to see the world correctly and to translate that vision into black and white. In this class you will learn to see the visual world in terms of shapes, value, shadow and light, giving you the tools you need to reach the next level in your artistic achievement. Known as a positive and inspirational teacher, Shauna begins each session with a discussion of materials and goals, then an informative demonstration, describing the steps and thought process as she develops a drawing from concept, placement, development, to the final resolution. Through the course, each student is given individual, meaningful instruction geared to their level of achievement. You won’t need any supplies for the first class.

Tuesdays,12:30 – 2:30 pm, September 15 – October 20, 6 weeks
Instructor: Shauna Shane
Fee: $180($170 for GA members)

Materials list for class

 

 

OIL PAINTING FOR ALL LEVELS – Shauna begins each session with a discussion of materials and goals, then gives an informative demonstration, describing the steps and thought process as she develops a painting from placement to finish. describing the “why” of each decision along the way. Shauna will show you how to see the world in terms of shadow and light, simplifying the landscape to the most basic masses and values. With specific, individual instruction you will learn the steps necessary to be able to express yourself artistically, see the world in a new way, and even more, how to give yourself the gift of confidence. We will discuss what supplies are necessary in addition to supplies you might have. You won’t need supplies for our first class.

Tuesdays, 3:00 – 5:00 pm, September 15 –  October 20th, 6 weeks
Instructor:Shauna Shane
Fee: $180($170 fr GA members

Materials list for class