AbstRact acrylic Painting for Beginners
In these courses, students will learn new techniques each night through class demonstration, instructor critique, and peer interaction. Drawing skills are not required.
Proficient artists who have taken this class may want to investigate our Intermediate Acrylics class.
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• Cost $199 (6 classes)
• Tuesdays AM, 10:30am-1:30pm
• Wednesdays PM, 6pm-9pm
• Student parking available in back lot
Be sure to pick up a Student Parking Pass at the front desk when you arrive.
If you are brand new to acrylics: welcome! We invite you to begin with our Art 101 class.
WHO SHOULD TAKE THIS CLASS...
• those who are brand new to abstract painting
• those who want to return to painting after a long break
• those who want to learn how to use acrylics
• those who want to break out of realism
Register for one of the options below to sign up for the next 6-week session.
Want to take a class with Kate but the Tuesday morning class is sold out? Her Friday morning class is now registering new students and is open to intermediate and advanced artists alike—check out it!
About the instructors
Kate Ashton, instructor for Tuesday morning classes
Learn under the clear guidance of owner and artist, Kate Ashton. Kate brings to each class her years of experience making a living as an artist. She has built an arts community based on the principle of cooperation rather than competition. She has two masters degrees and has taught 20+ years. She is honored to be one of the finalists chosen by Professional Artists Magazine as mentor of the year and placed 12th in the nation. Come and grow under this seasoned instructor and get ready to excel.
Ann Golumbuk, instructor for Wednesday evening classes
With a degree in Interior Design, Ann Golumbuk brings a stellar sense of composition to all the art work she does. She has worked for 15 years as a volunteer art teacher developing young artists. She is one of the recognized professional artists represented by Ashton Gallery and has a well-known reputation for creating dynamic, large, exuberant artwork dancing with color and rhythm. Paint and grow under the direction of this enthusiastic, supportive instructor.