DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman
Feb
19
9:00 AM09:00

DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman

Why re-invent the wheel? This class will de-mystify basic drawing problems you’ve struggled with in the past. Exercises and projects will combine instruction with creativity. Students may work on their own projects and receive individual guidance. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome.  Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

ABOUT Jessica:
A full-time painter working with the landscape, the human figure, portraiture and abstraction, Jessica has also illustrated numerous children’s books for a variety of publishers and painted several murals. She has taught for over a decade in various venues including the Idyllwild Arts Academy and Summer Program. Jessica holds a BFA in painting from the San Francisco Art Institute.

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PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman
Feb
19
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman

Learn new skills while you enjoy manipulating colors and shapes. Work from photos, still-life, or your own imagination. Jessica can help you solve visual problems and teach you her step-by-step method of layering paint. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome. Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes.

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

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PAINTING with Valentina
Feb
20
9:00 AM09:00

PAINTING with Valentina

$35 per session

Grab your gear and join Valentina Tuesday mornings for some painting fun! This group is open to all levels and you are welcome to drop-in as space allows in this popular class. Explore techniques in acrylics and oils in a welcoming, supportive environment.

Contact Valentina to register at 951-659-0599 or ValentinaLamdin@gmail.com 

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ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian
Feb
20
3:30 PM15:30

ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Feb
21
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz
Feb
22
9:00 AM09:00

PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz

$120/4 sessions, $35 drop in

This class focuses on pushing color. You will be encouraged to take risks with color in your paintings and drawings. All elements will be covered such as composition and line with respect to color. Bring a piece to work on and your materials. Oils, acrylics pastels, oil pastels, and mixed media.

All levels are welcome.

Contact Meridy with questions and to register at Mersart@hotmail.com 

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MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio
Feb
22
10:00 AM10:00

MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio

$30 per session / $100 for 4 sessions

Catch the excitement of printmaking with monotype! No experience necessary. Make beautiful and unique prints with this easy to learn process. 

Limited supply of AKUA Ink colors and products will be available for studio use. If you have favorite colors, applicators, and mediums, feel free to bring your own.

The following papers are suggested for use with AKUA products. It is not necessary to wet most papers unless you are printing with intaglio plates.

  • Arnhem 1618 printmaking paper
  • Rives BFK
  • Hannemuhle Etching Paper
  • Arches 88

Bring your own brayers, AKUA printmaking plates, paint brushes, sketches and/ or photo references for inspiration, apron, freezer paper roll, newsprint, soapy water bottle and old phone books.  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

 

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OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan
Feb
23
10:15 AM10:15

OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan

Every Friday
10:15am-12:45pm
Limit 10 students
Beginner / Intermediate / Advanced

Add drama and mystery with unusual compositions, strong lighting effects and exaggerated contrasts.  Get started or improve your painting skills creating a realistic painting with strong color and impact. Class format is a step-by-step process that incorporates demonstrations of one section of the painting at a time throughout the day.  Photos of the subject matter are provided and every student will be painting the same painting.  The class is interspersed with several demonstrations, then time to paint as instructed.  Each student will receive one-on-one guidance along the way. Punch up the color and create a bold, exciting painting with plenty of impact. Bring your supplies and enthusiasm, and go home inspired!  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

About The Instructor: 
Diane Morgan is an award-winning artist with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree
from the University of Michigan. She works in both oil and watercolor with
collectors across the United States and Canada. Her paintings have won numerous awards and have been featured in many publications including American Art Collector, International Artist, Southwest Art, American Artist, Artist Magazine, Watercolor Artist and Splash 13 and 16.

$35.00

For more information or to enroll, visit DIANE MORGAN FINE ART 
Email: dianem1111@aol.com  Phone: 760-902-8855

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ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian
Feb
24
10:00 AM10:00

ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Feb
25
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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FREE Solarplate Printing Lecture with Dan Welden
Feb
25
4:00 PM16:00

FREE Solarplate Printing Lecture with Dan Welden

Dan inspires artists, teachers and students around the world in workshops where he demonstrates how to make Solarplates and printing from both intaglio and relief plates. As an original pioneer of safer and greener methods, he has been in the forefront of printmaking without the use of acids or other dangerous chemicals for many years.

Dan Welden is a master printmaker, educator and author. His work has been shown in over 80 international solo exhibitions across the US, Europe, and Pan-pacific.

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SOLAR PLATE PRINTING with Dan Welden
Feb
26
to Mar 2

SOLAR PLATE PRINTING with Dan Welden

  • CREATE Center for the Arts (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

$850
9am - 4pm each day
Limited to 10 students

Learn the inventive and nontoxic Solarplate printing process from creator Dan Welden, master printmaker, painter, educator and author. Dan has been making prints and works on paper for over 50 years. His work has been shown in over 80 international solo exhibitions in museums and galleries, and over 700 group exhibitions in the U.S., Europe, China, Japan, Switzerland, Australia, New Zealand and Peru.  His work is in many public and private collections throughout the country including the Amity Art Foundation, Baltimore Museum of Art, Portland Museum of Art, and Temple University among many others. 

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DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman
Feb
26
9:00 AM09:00

DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman

Why re-invent the wheel? This class will de-mystify basic drawing problems you’ve struggled with in the past. Exercises and projects will combine instruction with creativity. Students may work on their own projects and receive individual guidance. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome.  Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

ABOUT Jessica:
A full-time painter working with the landscape, the human figure, portraiture and abstraction, Jessica has also illustrated numerous children’s books for a variety of publishers and painted several murals. She has taught for over a decade in various venues including the Idyllwild Arts Academy and Summer Program. Jessica holds a BFA in painting from the San Francisco Art Institute.

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PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman
Feb
26
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman

Learn new skills while you enjoy manipulating colors and shapes. Work from photos, still-life, or your own imagination. Jessica can help you solve visual problems and teach you her step-by-step method of layering paint. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome. Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes.

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

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PAINTING with Valentina
Feb
27
9:00 AM09:00

PAINTING with Valentina

$35 per session

Grab your gear and join Valentina Tuesday mornings for some painting fun! This group is open to all levels and you are welcome to drop-in as space allows in this popular class. Explore techniques in acrylics and oils in a welcoming, supportive environment.

Contact Valentina to register at 951-659-0599 or ValentinaLamdin@gmail.com 

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ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian
Feb
27
3:30 PM15:30

ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky
Feb
27
5:30 PM17:30

GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky

$35 per session
Mon, Tues, Sat 5:30-7:30pm by appointment

Been meaning to learn and practice Adobe Photoshop but haven't gotten around to it? Let Vicky help you get going.  Rent a workstation for an additional $10 per session, or bring your laptop, loaded with Photoshop, and a mouse.

Register with Vicky at 845-679-5549 or londonvicky858@icloud.com

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PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Feb
28
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz
Mar
1
9:00 AM09:00

PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz

$120/4 sessions, $35 drop in

This class focuses on pushing color. You will be encouraged to take risks with color in your paintings and drawings. All elements will be covered such as composition and line with respect to color. Bring a piece to work on and your materials. Oils, acrylics pastels, oil pastels, and mixed media.

All levels are welcome.

Contact Meridy with questions and to register at Mersart@hotmail.com 

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MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio
Mar
1
10:00 AM10:00

MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio

$30 per session / $100 for 4 sessions

Catch the excitement of printmaking with monotype! No experience necessary. Make beautiful and unique prints with this easy to learn process. 

Limited supply of AKUA Ink colors and products will be available for studio use. If you have favorite colors, applicators, and mediums, feel free to bring your own.

The following papers are suggested for use with AKUA products. It is not necessary to wet most papers unless you are printing with intaglio plates.

  • Arnhem 1618 printmaking paper
  • Rives BFK
  • Hannemuhle Etching Paper
  • Arches 88

Bring your own brayers, AKUA printmaking plates, paint brushes, sketches and/ or photo references for inspiration, apron, freezer paper roll, newsprint, soapy water bottle and old phone books.  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

 

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OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan
Mar
2
10:15 AM10:15

OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan

Every Friday
10:15am-12:45pm
Limit 10 students
Beginner / Intermediate / Advanced

Add drama and mystery with unusual compositions, strong lighting effects and exaggerated contrasts.  Get started or improve your painting skills creating a realistic painting with strong color and impact. Class format is a step-by-step process that incorporates demonstrations of one section of the painting at a time throughout the day.  Photos of the subject matter are provided and every student will be painting the same painting.  The class is interspersed with several demonstrations, then time to paint as instructed.  Each student will receive one-on-one guidance along the way. Punch up the color and create a bold, exciting painting with plenty of impact. Bring your supplies and enthusiasm, and go home inspired!  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

About The Instructor: 
Diane Morgan is an award-winning artist with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree
from the University of Michigan. She works in both oil and watercolor with
collectors across the United States and Canada. Her paintings have won numerous awards and have been featured in many publications including American Art Collector, International Artist, Southwest Art, American Artist, Artist Magazine, Watercolor Artist and Splash 13 and 16.

$35.00

For more information or to enroll, visit DIANE MORGAN FINE ART 
Email: dianem1111@aol.com  Phone: 760-902-8855

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ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian
Mar
3
10:00 AM10:00

ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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Young Artists Printmaking | March 3, 10, 17
Mar
3
10:00 AM10:00

Young Artists Printmaking | March 3, 10, 17

Middle and high-school students ages 10-17, will try out a wide variety of ways to make monotype prints.  Monotypes are made by drawing or painting on a hard surface, then firmly pressing/printing the design onto paper using a printing press. Students will focus on a variety of techniques and develop their own personal style.

Artwork created in this class will be shown in an exhibition at CREATE Center for the Arts at the end of all sessions, including an opening reception.

NO FEE - Thanks to a generous grant from The Anderson Children's Foundation
Requires registration
MUST ATTEND ALL THREE SESSIONS on March 3, 10, 17
10am-12pm each day
All supplies provided
Limited to 15 students

Charlie Ciali has been an Artist in Residence with the Palm Springs Unified School District for the last seven years, and is a certified Speedball Ink printmaking instructor.

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GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky
Mar
3
5:30 PM17:30

GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky

$35 per session
Mon, Tues, Sat 5:30-7:30pm by appointment

Been meaning to learn and practice Adobe Photoshop but haven't gotten around to it? Let Vicky help you get going.  Bring your laptop, loaded with Photoshop, and a mouse - OR - rent a workstation for an additional $10 per session.

Register with Vicky at 845-679-5549 or londonvicky858@icloud.com

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PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Mar
4
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman
Mar
5
9:00 AM09:00

DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman

Why re-invent the wheel? This class will de-mystify basic drawing problems you’ve struggled with in the past. Exercises and projects will combine instruction with creativity. Students may work on their own projects and receive individual guidance. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome.  Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

ABOUT Jessica:
A full-time painter working with the landscape, the human figure, portraiture and abstraction, Jessica has also illustrated numerous children’s books for a variety of publishers and painted several murals. She has taught for over a decade in various venues including the Idyllwild Arts Academy and Summer Program. Jessica holds a BFA in painting from the San Francisco Art Institute.

View Event →
PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman
Mar
5
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman

Learn new skills while you enjoy manipulating colors and shapes. Work from photos, still-life, or your own imagination. Jessica can help you solve visual problems and teach you her step-by-step method of layering paint. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome. Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes.

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

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GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky
Mar
5
5:30 PM17:30

GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky

$35 per session
Mon, Tues, Sat 5:30-7:30pm by appointment

Been meaning to learn and practice Adobe Photoshop but haven't gotten around to it? Let Vicky help you get going.  Bring your laptop, loaded with Photoshop, and a mouse - OR - rent a workstation for an additional $10 per session.

Register with Vicky at 845-679-5549 or londonvicky858@icloud.com

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PAINTING with Valentina
Mar
6
9:00 AM09:00

PAINTING with Valentina

$35 per session

Grab your gear and join Valentina Tuesday mornings for some painting fun! This group is open to all levels and you are welcome to drop-in as space allows in this popular class. Explore techniques in acrylics and oils in a welcoming, supportive environment.

Contact Valentina to register at 951-659-0599 or ValentinaLamdin@gmail.com 

View Event →
ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian
Mar
6
3:30 PM15:30

ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky
Mar
6
5:30 PM17:30

GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky

$35 per session
Mon, Tues, Sat 5:30-7:30pm by appointment

Been meaning to learn and practice Adobe Photoshop but haven't gotten around to it? Let Vicky help you get going.  Bring your laptop, loaded with Photoshop, and a mouse - OR - rent a workstation for an additional $10 per session.

Register with Vicky at 845-679-5549 or londonvicky858@icloud.com

View Event →
PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Mar
7
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

View Event →
PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz
Mar
8
9:00 AM09:00

PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz

$120/4 sessions, $35 drop in

This class focuses on pushing color. You will be encouraged to take risks with color in your paintings and drawings. All elements will be covered such as composition and line with respect to color. Bring a piece to work on and your materials. Oils, acrylics pastels, oil pastels, and mixed media.

All levels are welcome.

Contact Meridy with questions and to register at Mersart@hotmail.com 

View Event →
MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio
Mar
8
10:00 AM10:00

MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio

$30 per session / $100 for 4 sessions

Catch the excitement of printmaking with monotype! No experience necessary. Make beautiful and unique prints with this easy to learn process. 

Limited supply of AKUA Ink colors and products will be available for studio use. If you have favorite colors, applicators, and mediums, feel free to bring your own.

The following papers are suggested for use with AKUA products. It is not necessary to wet most papers unless you are printing with intaglio plates.

  • Arnhem 1618 printmaking paper
  • Rives BFK
  • Hannemuhle Etching Paper
  • Arches 88

Bring your own brayers, AKUA printmaking plates, paint brushes, sketches and/ or photo references for inspiration, apron, freezer paper roll, newsprint, soapy water bottle and old phone books.  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

 

View Event →
OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan
Mar
9
10:15 AM10:15

OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan

Every Friday
10:15am-12:45pm
Limit 10 students
Beginner / Intermediate / Advanced

Add drama and mystery with unusual compositions, strong lighting effects and exaggerated contrasts.  Get started or improve your painting skills creating a realistic painting with strong color and impact. Class format is a step-by-step process that incorporates demonstrations of one section of the painting at a time throughout the day.  Photos of the subject matter are provided and every student will be painting the same painting.  The class is interspersed with several demonstrations, then time to paint as instructed.  Each student will receive one-on-one guidance along the way. Punch up the color and create a bold, exciting painting with plenty of impact. Bring your supplies and enthusiasm, and go home inspired!  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

About The Instructor: 
Diane Morgan is an award-winning artist with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree
from the University of Michigan. She works in both oil and watercolor with
collectors across the United States and Canada. Her paintings have won numerous awards and have been featured in many publications including American Art Collector, International Artist, Southwest Art, American Artist, Artist Magazine, Watercolor Artist and Splash 13 and 16.

$35.00

For more information or to enroll, visit DIANE MORGAN FINE ART 
Email: dianem1111@aol.com  Phone: 760-902-8855

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Young Artists Printmaking | March 3, 10, 17
Mar
10
10:00 AM10:00

Young Artists Printmaking | March 3, 10, 17

Middle and high-school students ages 10-17, will try out a wide variety of ways to make monotype prints.  Monotypes are made by drawing or painting on a hard surface, then firmly pressing/printing the design onto paper using a printing press. Students will focus on a variety of techniques and develop their own personal style.

Artwork created in this class will be shown in an exhibition at CREATE Center for the Arts at the end of all sessions, including an opening reception.

NO FEE - Thanks to a generous grant from The Anderson Children's Foundation
Requires registration
MUST ATTEND ALL THREE SESSIONS on March 3, 10, 17
10am-12pm each day
All supplies provided
Limited to 15 students

Charlie Ciali has been an Artist in Residence with the Palm Springs Unified School District for the last seven years, and is a certified Speedball Ink printmaking instructor.

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ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian
Mar
10
10:00 AM10:00

ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

View Event →
GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky
Mar
10
5:30 PM17:30

GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky

$35 per session
Mon, Tues, Sat 5:30-7:30pm by appointment

Been meaning to learn and practice Adobe Photoshop but haven't gotten around to it? Let Vicky help you get going.  Bring your laptop, loaded with Photoshop, and a mouse - OR - rent a workstation for an additional $10 per session.

Register with Vicky at 845-679-5549 or londonvicky858@icloud.com

View Event →
DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman
Mar
12
9:00 AM09:00

DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman

Why re-invent the wheel? This class will de-mystify basic drawing problems you’ve struggled with in the past. Exercises and projects will combine instruction with creativity. Students may work on their own projects and receive individual guidance. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome.  Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

ABOUT Jessica:
A full-time painter working with the landscape, the human figure, portraiture and abstraction, Jessica has also illustrated numerous children’s books for a variety of publishers and painted several murals. She has taught for over a decade in various venues including the Idyllwild Arts Academy and Summer Program. Jessica holds a BFA in painting from the San Francisco Art Institute.

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PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman
Mar
12
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman

Learn new skills while you enjoy manipulating colors and shapes. Work from photos, still-life, or your own imagination. Jessica can help you solve visual problems and teach you her step-by-step method of layering paint. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome. Materials are available in the classroom.

Please note that this class is held off site.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

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GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky
Mar
12
5:30 PM17:30

GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky

$35 per session
Mon, Tues, Sat 5:30-7:30pm by appointment

Been meaning to learn and practice Adobe Photoshop but haven't gotten around to it? Let Vicky help you get going.  Bring your laptop, loaded with Photoshop, and a mouse - OR - rent a workstation for an additional $10 per session.

Register with Vicky at 845-679-5549 or londonvicky858@icloud.com

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PAINTING with Valentina
Mar
13
9:00 AM09:00

PAINTING with Valentina

$35 per session

Grab your gear and join Valentina Tuesday mornings for some painting fun! This group is open to all levels and you are welcome to drop-in as space allows in this popular class. Explore techniques in acrylics and oils in a welcoming, supportive environment.

Contact Valentina to register at 951-659-0599 or ValentinaLamdin@gmail.com 

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ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian
Mar
13
3:30 PM15:30

ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky
Mar
13
5:30 PM17:30

GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky

$35 per session
Mon, Tues, Sat 5:30-7:30pm by appointment

Been meaning to learn and practice Adobe Photoshop but haven't gotten around to it? Let Vicky help you get going.  Bring your laptop, loaded with Photoshop, and a mouse - OR - rent a workstation for an additional $10 per session.

Register with Vicky at 845-679-5549 or londonvicky858@icloud.com

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PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Mar
14
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz
Mar
15
9:00 AM09:00

PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz

$120/4 sessions, $35 drop in

This class focuses on pushing color. You will be encouraged to take risks with color in your paintings and drawings. All elements will be covered such as composition and line with respect to color. Bring a piece to work on and your materials. Oils, acrylics pastels, oil pastels, and mixed media.

All levels are welcome.

Contact Meridy with questions and to register at Mersart@hotmail.com 

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MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio
Mar
15
10:00 AM10:00

MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio

$30 per session / $100 for 4 sessions

Catch the excitement of printmaking with monotype! No experience necessary. Make beautiful and unique prints with this easy to learn process. 

Limited supply of AKUA Ink colors and products will be available for studio use. If you have favorite colors, applicators, and mediums, feel free to bring your own.

The following papers are suggested for use with AKUA products. It is not necessary to wet most papers unless you are printing with intaglio plates.

  • Arnhem 1618 printmaking paper
  • Rives BFK
  • Hannemuhle Etching Paper
  • Arches 88

Bring your own brayers, AKUA printmaking plates, paint brushes, sketches and/ or photo references for inspiration, apron, freezer paper roll, newsprint, soapy water bottle and old phone books.  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

 

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OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan
Mar
16
10:15 AM10:15

OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan

Every Friday
10:15am-12:45pm
Limit 10 students
Beginner / Intermediate / Advanced

Add drama and mystery with unusual compositions, strong lighting effects and exaggerated contrasts.  Get started or improve your painting skills creating a realistic painting with strong color and impact. Class format is a step-by-step process that incorporates demonstrations of one section of the painting at a time throughout the day.  Photos of the subject matter are provided and every student will be painting the same painting.  The class is interspersed with several demonstrations, then time to paint as instructed.  Each student will receive one-on-one guidance along the way. Punch up the color and create a bold, exciting painting with plenty of impact. Bring your supplies and enthusiasm, and go home inspired!  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

About The Instructor: 
Diane Morgan is an award-winning artist with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree
from the University of Michigan. She works in both oil and watercolor with
collectors across the United States and Canada. Her paintings have won numerous awards and have been featured in many publications including American Art Collector, International Artist, Southwest Art, American Artist, Artist Magazine, Watercolor Artist and Splash 13 and 16.

$35.00

For more information or to enroll, visit DIANE MORGAN FINE ART 
Email: dianem1111@aol.com  Phone: 760-902-8855

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Young Artists Printmaking | March 3, 10, 17
Mar
17
10:00 AM10:00

Young Artists Printmaking | March 3, 10, 17

Middle and high-school students ages 10-17, will try out a wide variety of ways to make monotype prints.  Monotypes are made by drawing or painting on a hard surface, then firmly pressing/printing the design onto paper using a printing press. Students will focus on a variety of techniques and develop their own personal style.

Artwork created in this class will be shown in an exhibition at CREATE Center for the Arts at the end of all sessions, including an opening reception.

NO FEE - Thanks to a generous grant from The Anderson Children's Foundation
Requires registration
MUST ATTEND ALL THREE SESSIONS on March 3, 10, 17
10am-12pm each day
All supplies provided
Limited to 15 students

Charlie Ciali has been an Artist in Residence with the Palm Springs Unified School District for the last seven years, and is a certified Speedball Ink printmaking instructor.

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ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian
Mar
17
10:00 AM10:00

ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky
Mar
17
5:30 PM17:30

GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky

$35 per session
Mon, Tues, Sat 5:30-7:30pm by appointment

Been meaning to learn and practice Adobe Photoshop but haven't gotten around to it? Let Vicky help you get going.  Bring your laptop, loaded with Photoshop, and a mouse - OR - rent a workstation for an additional $10 per session.

Register with Vicky at 845-679-5549 or londonvicky858@icloud.com

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PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Mar
18
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman
Mar
19
9:00 AM09:00

DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman

Why re-invent the wheel? This class will de-mystify basic drawing problems you’ve struggled with in the past. Exercises and projects will combine instruction with creativity. Students may work on their own projects and receive individual guidance. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome.  Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

ABOUT Jessica:
A full-time painter working with the landscape, the human figure, portraiture and abstraction, Jessica has also illustrated numerous children’s books for a variety of publishers and painted several murals. She has taught for over a decade in various venues including the Idyllwild Arts Academy and Summer Program. Jessica holds a BFA in painting from the San Francisco Art Institute.

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PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman
Mar
19
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman

Learn new skills while you enjoy manipulating colors and shapes. Work from photos, still-life, or your own imagination. Jessica can help you solve visual problems and teach you her step-by-step method of layering paint. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome. Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes.

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

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GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky
Mar
19
5:30 PM17:30

GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky

$35 per session
Mon, Tues, Sat 5:30-7:30pm by appointment

Been meaning to learn and practice Adobe Photoshop but haven't gotten around to it? Let Vicky help you get going.  Bring your laptop, loaded with Photoshop, and a mouse - OR - rent a workstation for an additional $10 per session.

Register with Vicky at 845-679-5549 or londonvicky858@icloud.com

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PAINTING with Valentina
Mar
20
9:00 AM09:00

PAINTING with Valentina

$35 per session

Grab your gear and join Valentina Tuesday mornings for some painting fun! This group is open to all levels and you are welcome to drop-in as space allows in this popular class. Explore techniques in acrylics and oils in a welcoming, supportive environment.

Contact Valentina to register at 951-659-0599 or ValentinaLamdin@gmail.com 

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ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian
Mar
20
3:30 PM15:30

ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky
Mar
20
5:30 PM17:30

GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky

$35 per session
Mon, Tues, Sat 5:30-7:30pm by appointment

Been meaning to learn and practice Adobe Photoshop but haven't gotten around to it? Let Vicky help you get going.  Bring your laptop, loaded with Photoshop, and a mouse - OR - rent a workstation for an additional $10 per session.

Register with Vicky at 845-679-5549 or londonvicky858@icloud.com

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PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Mar
21
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz
Mar
22
9:00 AM09:00

PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz

$120/4 sessions, $35 drop in

This class focuses on pushing color. You will be encouraged to take risks with color in your paintings and drawings. All elements will be covered such as composition and line with respect to color. Bring a piece to work on and your materials. Oils, acrylics pastels, oil pastels, and mixed media.

All levels are welcome.

Contact Meridy with questions and to register at Mersart@hotmail.com 

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MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio
Mar
22
10:00 AM10:00

MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio

$30 per session / $100 for 4 sessions

Catch the excitement of printmaking with monotype! No experience necessary. Make beautiful and unique prints with this easy to learn process. 

Limited supply of AKUA Ink colors and products will be available for studio use. If you have favorite colors, applicators, and mediums, feel free to bring your own.

The following papers are suggested for use with AKUA products. It is not necessary to wet most papers unless you are printing with intaglio plates.

  • Arnhem 1618 printmaking paper
  • Rives BFK
  • Hannemuhle Etching Paper
  • Arches 88

Bring your own brayers, AKUA printmaking plates, paint brushes, sketches and/ or photo references for inspiration, apron, freezer paper roll, newsprint, soapy water bottle and old phone books.  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

 

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OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan
Mar
23
10:15 AM10:15

OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan

Every Friday
10:15am-12:45pm
Limit 10 students
Beginner / Intermediate / Advanced

Add drama and mystery with unusual compositions, strong lighting effects and exaggerated contrasts.  Get started or improve your painting skills creating a realistic painting with strong color and impact. Class format is a step-by-step process that incorporates demonstrations of one section of the painting at a time throughout the day.  Photos of the subject matter are provided and every student will be painting the same painting.  The class is interspersed with several demonstrations, then time to paint as instructed.  Each student will receive one-on-one guidance along the way. Punch up the color and create a bold, exciting painting with plenty of impact. Bring your supplies and enthusiasm, and go home inspired!  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

About The Instructor: 
Diane Morgan is an award-winning artist with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree
from the University of Michigan. She works in both oil and watercolor with
collectors across the United States and Canada. Her paintings have won numerous awards and have been featured in many publications including American Art Collector, International Artist, Southwest Art, American Artist, Artist Magazine, Watercolor Artist and Splash 13 and 16.

$35.00

For more information or to enroll, visit DIANE MORGAN FINE ART 
Email: dianem1111@aol.com  Phone: 760-902-8855

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ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian
Mar
24
10:00 AM10:00

ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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EXPLORING SURFACES with HIGH FLOW and FLUID ACRYLICS with Christina Ramos
Mar
24
10:00 AM10:00

EXPLORING SURFACES with HIGH FLOW and FLUID ACRYLICS with Christina Ramos

In this class, participants create five unique paintings using Golden's High Flow and Fluid Paints on some of Golden’s most popular grounds, including Crackle Paste, Molding Paste, Micacious Iron Oxide, Glass Bead Gel and Fiber Paste.  All supplies, except brushes, are provided by the instructor for this fun, 6-hour workshop.

$170
1-hour break for lunch
All paint and surfaces will be supplied by the instructor
Students bring brushes
No painting experience required

Christina Ramos is an internationally recognized painter and a Working Artist from the Golden Artist Colors Company.

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GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky
Mar
24
5:30 PM17:30

GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky

$35 per session
Mon, Tues, Sat 5:30-7:30pm by appointment

Been meaning to learn and practice Adobe Photoshop but haven't gotten around to it? Let Vicky help you get going.  Bring your laptop, loaded with Photoshop, and a mouse - OR - rent a workstation for an additional $10 per session.

Register with Vicky at 845-679-5549 or londonvicky858@icloud.com

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PORTRAIT in ACRYLIC with Christina Ramos
Mar
25
10:00 AM10:00

PORTRAIT in ACRYLIC with Christina Ramos

This class will cover the fundamentals of painting the portrait in acrylic.  The instructor will demonstrate the techniques needed to paint a realistic portrait.  Students will follow along as they paint from a photograph.  Students need to have good drawing skills and previous painting experience.  All paint will be supplied by Golden.  Students will need to bring brushes and an 11x14 stretched canvas.   See supply list

Portrait photograph will be provided by instructor.  If you would like to paint from your own image, please contact instructor for image requirements:  artwithsoul@msn.com.

$150
30-minute break for lunch
Paint will be supplied by the instructor
Students will bring brushes and 11x14 canvas.  See supply list.
Drawing and painting experience required

Christina Ramos is an internationally recognized painter and a Working Artist from the Golden Artist Colors Company.

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PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Mar
25
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman
Mar
26
9:00 AM09:00

DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman

Why re-invent the wheel? This class will de-mystify basic drawing problems you’ve struggled with in the past. Exercises and projects will combine instruction with creativity. Students may work on their own projects and receive individual guidance. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome.  Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

ABOUT Jessica:
A full-time painter working with the landscape, the human figure, portraiture and abstraction, Jessica has also illustrated numerous children’s books for a variety of publishers and painted several murals. She has taught for over a decade in various venues including the Idyllwild Arts Academy and Summer Program. Jessica holds a BFA in painting from the San Francisco Art Institute.

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PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman
Mar
26
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman

Learn new skills while you enjoy manipulating colors and shapes. Work from photos, still-life, or your own imagination. Jessica can help you solve visual problems and teach you her step-by-step method of layering paint. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome. Materials are available in the classroom.

Please note that this class is held off site.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

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GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky
Mar
26
5:30 PM17:30

GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky

$35 per session
Mon, Tues, Sat 5:30-7:30pm by appointment

Been meaning to learn and practice Adobe Photoshop but haven't gotten around to it? Let Vicky help you get going.  Bring your laptop, loaded with Photoshop, and a mouse - OR - rent a workstation for an additional $10 per session.

Register with Vicky at 845-679-5549 or londonvicky858@icloud.com

View Event →
PAINTING with Valentina
Mar
27
9:00 AM09:00

PAINTING with Valentina

$35 per session

Grab your gear and join Valentina Tuesday mornings for some painting fun! This group is open to all levels and you are welcome to drop-in as space allows in this popular class. Explore techniques in acrylics and oils in a welcoming, supportive environment.

Contact Valentina to register at 951-659-0599 or ValentinaLamdin@gmail.com 

View Event →
ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian
Mar
27
3:30 PM15:30

ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

View Event →
GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky
Mar
27
5:30 PM17:30

GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky

$35 per session
Mon, Tues, Sat 5:30-7:30pm by appointment

Been meaning to learn and practice Adobe Photoshop but haven't gotten around to it? Let Vicky help you get going.  Bring your laptop, loaded with Photoshop, and a mouse - OR - rent a workstation for an additional $10 per session.

Register with Vicky at 845-679-5549 or londonvicky858@icloud.com

View Event →
PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Mar
28
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

View Event →
PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz
Mar
29
9:00 AM09:00

PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz

$120/4 sessions, $35 drop in

This class focuses on pushing color. You will be encouraged to take risks with color in your paintings and drawings. All elements will be covered such as composition and line with respect to color. Bring a piece to work on and your materials. Oils, acrylics pastels, oil pastels, and mixed media.

All levels are welcome.

Contact Meridy with questions and to register at Mersart@hotmail.com 

View Event →
MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio
Mar
29
10:00 AM10:00

MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio

$30 per session / $100 for 4 sessions

Catch the excitement of printmaking with monotype! No experience necessary. Make beautiful and unique prints with this easy to learn process. 

Limited supply of AKUA Ink colors and products will be available for studio use. If you have favorite colors, applicators, and mediums, feel free to bring your own.

The following papers are suggested for use with AKUA products. It is not necessary to wet most papers unless you are printing with intaglio plates.

  • Arnhem 1618 printmaking paper
  • Rives BFK
  • Hannemuhle Etching Paper
  • Arches 88

Bring your own brayers, AKUA printmaking plates, paint brushes, sketches and/ or photo references for inspiration, apron, freezer paper roll, newsprint, soapy water bottle and old phone books.  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

 

View Event →
OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan
Mar
30
10:15 AM10:15

OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan

Every Friday
10:15am-12:45pm
Limit 10 students
Beginner / Intermediate / Advanced

Add drama and mystery with unusual compositions, strong lighting effects and exaggerated contrasts.  Get started or improve your painting skills creating a realistic painting with strong color and impact. Class format is a step-by-step process that incorporates demonstrations of one section of the painting at a time throughout the day.  Photos of the subject matter are provided and every student will be painting the same painting.  The class is interspersed with several demonstrations, then time to paint as instructed.  Each student will receive one-on-one guidance along the way. Punch up the color and create a bold, exciting painting with plenty of impact. Bring your supplies and enthusiasm, and go home inspired!  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

About The Instructor: 
Diane Morgan is an award-winning artist with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree
from the University of Michigan. She works in both oil and watercolor with
collectors across the United States and Canada. Her paintings have won numerous awards and have been featured in many publications including American Art Collector, International Artist, Southwest Art, American Artist, Artist Magazine, Watercolor Artist and Splash 13 and 16.

$35.00

For more information or to enroll, visit DIANE MORGAN FINE ART 
Email: dianem1111@aol.com  Phone: 760-902-8855

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ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian
Mar
31
10:00 AM10:00

ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky
Mar
31
5:30 PM17:30

GET GOING WITH PHOTOSHOP with Vicky

$35 per session
Mon, Tues, Sat 5:30-7:30pm by appointment

Been meaning to learn and practice Adobe Photoshop but haven't gotten around to it? Let Vicky help you get going.  Rent a workstation for an additional $10 per session, or bring your laptop, loaded with Photoshop, and a mouse.

Register with Vicky at 845-679-5549 or londonvicky858@icloud.com

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PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
1
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman
Apr
2
9:00 AM09:00

DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman

Why re-invent the wheel? This class will de-mystify basic drawing problems you’ve struggled with in the past. Exercises and projects will combine instruction with creativity. Students may work on their own projects and receive individual guidance. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome.  Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

ABOUT Jessica:
A full-time painter working with the landscape, the human figure, portraiture and abstraction, Jessica has also illustrated numerous children’s books for a variety of publishers and painted several murals. She has taught for over a decade in various venues including the Idyllwild Arts Academy and Summer Program. Jessica holds a BFA in painting from the San Francisco Art Institute.

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PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman
Apr
2
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman

Learn new skills while you enjoy manipulating colors and shapes. Work from photos, still-life, or your own imagination. Jessica can help you solve visual problems and teach you her step-by-step method of layering paint. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome. Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes.

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

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PAINTING with Valentina
Apr
3
9:00 AM09:00

PAINTING with Valentina

$35 per session

Grab your gear and join Valentina Tuesday mornings for some painting fun! This group is open to all levels and you are welcome to drop-in as space allows in this popular class. Explore techniques in acrylics and oils in a welcoming, supportive environment.

Contact Valentina to register at 951-659-0599 or ValentinaLamdin@gmail.com 

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ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
3
3:30 PM15:30

ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
4
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz
Apr
5
9:00 AM09:00

PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz

$120/4 sessions, $35 drop in

This class focuses on pushing color. You will be encouraged to take risks with color in your paintings and drawings. All elements will be covered such as composition and line with respect to color. Bring a piece to work on and your materials. Oils, acrylics pastels, oil pastels, and mixed media.

All levels are welcome.

Contact Meridy with questions and to register at Mersart@hotmail.com 

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MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio
Apr
5
10:00 AM10:00

MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio

$30 per session / $100 for 4 sessions

Catch the excitement of printmaking with monotype! No experience necessary. Make beautiful and unique prints with this easy to learn process. 

Limited supply of AKUA Ink colors and products will be available for studio use. If you have favorite colors, applicators, and mediums, feel free to bring your own.

The following papers are suggested for use with AKUA products. It is not necessary to wet most papers unless you are printing with intaglio plates.

  • Arnhem 1618 printmaking paper
  • Rives BFK
  • Hannemuhle Etching Paper
  • Arches 88

Bring your own brayers, AKUA printmaking plates, paint brushes, sketches and/ or photo references for inspiration, apron, freezer paper roll, newsprint, soapy water bottle and old phone books.  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

 

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OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan
Apr
6
10:15 AM10:15

OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan

Every Friday
10:15am-12:45pm
Limit 10 students
Beginner / Intermediate / Advanced

Add drama and mystery with unusual compositions, strong lighting effects and exaggerated contrasts.  Get started or improve your painting skills creating a realistic painting with strong color and impact. Class format is a step-by-step process that incorporates demonstrations of one section of the painting at a time throughout the day.  Photos of the subject matter are provided and every student will be painting the same painting.  The class is interspersed with several demonstrations, then time to paint as instructed.  Each student will receive one-on-one guidance along the way. Punch up the color and create a bold, exciting painting with plenty of impact. Bring your supplies and enthusiasm, and go home inspired!  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

About The Instructor: 
Diane Morgan is an award-winning artist with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree
from the University of Michigan. She works in both oil and watercolor with
collectors across the United States and Canada. Her paintings have won numerous awards and have been featured in many publications including American Art Collector, International Artist, Southwest Art, American Artist, Artist Magazine, Watercolor Artist and Splash 13 and 16.

$35.00

For more information or to enroll, visit DIANE MORGAN FINE ART 
Email: dianem1111@aol.com  Phone: 760-902-8855

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ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
7
10:00 AM10:00

ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
8
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman
Apr
9
9:00 AM09:00

DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman

Why re-invent the wheel? This class will de-mystify basic drawing problems you’ve struggled with in the past. Exercises and projects will combine instruction with creativity. Students may work on their own projects and receive individual guidance. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome.  Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

ABOUT Jessica:
A full-time painter working with the landscape, the human figure, portraiture and abstraction, Jessica has also illustrated numerous children’s books for a variety of publishers and painted several murals. She has taught for over a decade in various venues including the Idyllwild Arts Academy and Summer Program. Jessica holds a BFA in painting from the San Francisco Art Institute.

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PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman
Apr
9
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman

Learn new skills while you enjoy manipulating colors and shapes. Work from photos, still-life, or your own imagination. Jessica can help you solve visual problems and teach you her step-by-step method of layering paint. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome. Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes.

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

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PAINTING with Valentina
Apr
10
9:00 AM09:00

PAINTING with Valentina

$35 per session

Grab your gear and join Valentina Tuesday mornings for some painting fun! This group is open to all levels and you are welcome to drop-in as space allows in this popular class. Explore techniques in acrylics and oils in a welcoming, supportive environment.

Contact Valentina to register at 951-659-0599 or ValentinaLamdin@gmail.com 

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ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
10
3:30 PM15:30

ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
11
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

View Event →
PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz
Apr
12
9:00 AM09:00

PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz

$120/4 sessions, $35 drop in

This class focuses on pushing color. You will be encouraged to take risks with color in your paintings and drawings. All elements will be covered such as composition and line with respect to color. Bring a piece to work on and your materials. Oils, acrylics pastels, oil pastels, and mixed media.

All levels are welcome.

Contact Meridy with questions and to register at Mersart@hotmail.com 

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MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio
Apr
12
10:00 AM10:00

MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio

$30 per session / $100 for 4 sessions

Catch the excitement of printmaking with monotype! No experience necessary. Make beautiful and unique prints with this easy to learn process. 

Limited supply of AKUA Ink colors and products will be available for studio use. If you have favorite colors, applicators, and mediums, feel free to bring your own.

The following papers are suggested for use with AKUA products. It is not necessary to wet most papers unless you are printing with intaglio plates.

  • Arnhem 1618 printmaking paper
  • Rives BFK
  • Hannemuhle Etching Paper
  • Arches 88

Bring your own brayers, AKUA printmaking plates, paint brushes, sketches and/ or photo references for inspiration, apron, freezer paper roll, newsprint, soapy water bottle and old phone books.  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

 

View Event →
OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan
Apr
13
10:15 AM10:15

OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan

Every Friday
10:15am-12:45pm
Limit 10 students
Beginner / Intermediate / Advanced

Add drama and mystery with unusual compositions, strong lighting effects and exaggerated contrasts.  Get started or improve your painting skills creating a realistic painting with strong color and impact. Class format is a step-by-step process that incorporates demonstrations of one section of the painting at a time throughout the day.  Photos of the subject matter are provided and every student will be painting the same painting.  The class is interspersed with several demonstrations, then time to paint as instructed.  Each student will receive one-on-one guidance along the way. Punch up the color and create a bold, exciting painting with plenty of impact. Bring your supplies and enthusiasm, and go home inspired!  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

About The Instructor: 
Diane Morgan is an award-winning artist with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree
from the University of Michigan. She works in both oil and watercolor with
collectors across the United States and Canada. Her paintings have won numerous awards and have been featured in many publications including American Art Collector, International Artist, Southwest Art, American Artist, Artist Magazine, Watercolor Artist and Splash 13 and 16.

$35.00

For more information or to enroll, visit DIANE MORGAN FINE ART 
Email: dianem1111@aol.com  Phone: 760-902-8855

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ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
14
10:00 AM10:00

ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
14
10:00 AM10:00

ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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Young Artists Printmaking | April 14, 21, 28
Apr
14
10:00 AM10:00

Young Artists Printmaking | April 14, 21, 28

Middle and high-school students ages 10-17, will try out a wide variety of ways to make monotype prints.  Monotypes are made by drawing or painting on a hard surface, then firmly pressing/printing the design onto paper using a printing press. Students will focus on a variety of techniques and develop their own personal style.

Artwork created in this class will be shown in an exhibition at CREATE Center for the Arts at the end of all sessions, including an opening reception.

NO FEE - Thanks to a generous grant from The Anderson Children's Foundation
Registration required
MUST ATTEND ALL THREE SESSIONS on April 14, 21, 28
10am-12pm each day
All supplies provided
Limited to 15 students

Charlie Ciali has been an Artist in Residence with the Palm Springs Unified School District for the last seven years, and is a certified Speedball Ink printmaking instructor.

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PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
15
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

View Event →
DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman
Apr
16
9:00 AM09:00

DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman

Why re-invent the wheel? This class will de-mystify basic drawing problems you’ve struggled with in the past. Exercises and projects will combine instruction with creativity. Students may work on their own projects and receive individual guidance. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome.  Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

ABOUT Jessica:
A full-time painter working with the landscape, the human figure, portraiture and abstraction, Jessica has also illustrated numerous children’s books for a variety of publishers and painted several murals. She has taught for over a decade in various venues including the Idyllwild Arts Academy and Summer Program. Jessica holds a BFA in painting from the San Francisco Art Institute.

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PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman
Apr
16
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman

Learn new skills while you enjoy manipulating colors and shapes. Work from photos, still-life, or your own imagination. Jessica can help you solve visual problems and teach you her step-by-step method of layering paint. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome. Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes.

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

View Event →
PAINTING with Valentina
Apr
17
9:00 AM09:00

PAINTING with Valentina

$35 per session

Grab your gear and join Valentina Tuesday mornings for some painting fun! This group is open to all levels and you are welcome to drop-in as space allows in this popular class. Explore techniques in acrylics and oils in a welcoming, supportive environment.

Contact Valentina to register at 951-659-0599 or ValentinaLamdin@gmail.com 

View Event →
ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
17
3:30 PM15:30

ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

View Event →
PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
18
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

View Event →
PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz
Apr
19
9:00 AM09:00

PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz

$120/4 sessions, $35 drop in

This class focuses on pushing color. You will be encouraged to take risks with color in your paintings and drawings. All elements will be covered such as composition and line with respect to color. Bring a piece to work on and your materials. Oils, acrylics pastels, oil pastels, and mixed media.

All levels are welcome.

Contact Meridy with questions and to register at Mersart@hotmail.com 

View Event →
MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio
Apr
19
10:00 AM10:00

MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio

$30 per session / $100 for 4 sessions

Catch the excitement of printmaking with monotype! No experience necessary. Make beautiful and unique prints with this easy to learn process. 

Limited supply of AKUA Ink colors and products will be available for studio use. If you have favorite colors, applicators, and mediums, feel free to bring your own.

The following papers are suggested for use with AKUA products. It is not necessary to wet most papers unless you are printing with intaglio plates.

  • Arnhem 1618 printmaking paper
  • Rives BFK
  • Hannemuhle Etching Paper
  • Arches 88

Bring your own brayers, AKUA printmaking plates, paint brushes, sketches and/ or photo references for inspiration, apron, freezer paper roll, newsprint, soapy water bottle and old phone books.  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

 

View Event →
OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan
Apr
20
10:15 AM10:15

OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan

Every Friday
10:15am-12:45pm
Limit 10 students
Beginner / Intermediate / Advanced

Add drama and mystery with unusual compositions, strong lighting effects and exaggerated contrasts.  Get started or improve your painting skills creating a realistic painting with strong color and impact. Class format is a step-by-step process that incorporates demonstrations of one section of the painting at a time throughout the day.  Photos of the subject matter are provided and every student will be painting the same painting.  The class is interspersed with several demonstrations, then time to paint as instructed.  Each student will receive one-on-one guidance along the way. Punch up the color and create a bold, exciting painting with plenty of impact. Bring your supplies and enthusiasm, and go home inspired!  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

About The Instructor: 
Diane Morgan is an award-winning artist with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree
from the University of Michigan. She works in both oil and watercolor with
collectors across the United States and Canada. Her paintings have won numerous awards and have been featured in many publications including American Art Collector, International Artist, Southwest Art, American Artist, Artist Magazine, Watercolor Artist and Splash 13 and 16.

$35.00

For more information or to enroll, visit DIANE MORGAN FINE ART 
Email: dianem1111@aol.com  Phone: 760-902-8855

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Young Artists Printmaking | April 14, 21, 28
Apr
21
10:00 AM10:00

Young Artists Printmaking | April 14, 21, 28

Middle and high-school students ages 10-17, will try out a wide variety of ways to make monotype prints.  Monotypes are made by drawing or painting on a hard surface, then firmly pressing/printing the design onto paper using a printing press. Students will focus on a variety of techniques and develop their own personal style.

Artwork created in this class will be shown in an exhibition at CREATE Center for the Arts at the end of all sessions, including an opening reception.

NO FEE - Thanks to a generous grant from The Anderson Children's Foundation
Registration required
MUST ATTEND ALL THREE SESSIONS on April 14, 21, 28
10am-12pm each day
All supplies provided
Limited to 15 students

Charlie Ciali has been an Artist in Residence with the Palm Springs Unified School District for the last seven years, and is a certified Speedball Ink printmaking instructor.

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ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
21
10:00 AM10:00

ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

View Event →
PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
22
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

View Event →
DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman
Apr
23
9:00 AM09:00

DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman

Why re-invent the wheel? This class will de-mystify basic drawing problems you’ve struggled with in the past. Exercises and projects will combine instruction with creativity. Students may work on their own projects and receive individual guidance. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome.  Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

ABOUT Jessica:
A full-time painter working with the landscape, the human figure, portraiture and abstraction, Jessica has also illustrated numerous children’s books for a variety of publishers and painted several murals. She has taught for over a decade in various venues including the Idyllwild Arts Academy and Summer Program. Jessica holds a BFA in painting from the San Francisco Art Institute.

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PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman
Apr
23
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman

Learn new skills while you enjoy manipulating colors and shapes. Work from photos, still-life, or your own imagination. Jessica can help you solve visual problems and teach you her step-by-step method of layering paint. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome. Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes.

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

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PAINTING with Valentina
Apr
24
9:00 AM09:00

PAINTING with Valentina

$35 per session

Grab your gear and join Valentina Tuesday mornings for some painting fun! This group is open to all levels and you are welcome to drop-in as space allows in this popular class. Explore techniques in acrylics and oils in a welcoming, supportive environment.

Contact Valentina to register at 951-659-0599 or ValentinaLamdin@gmail.com 

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ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
24
3:30 PM15:30

ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
25
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz
Apr
26
9:00 AM09:00

PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz

$120/4 sessions, $35 drop in

This class focuses on pushing color. You will be encouraged to take risks with color in your paintings and drawings. All elements will be covered such as composition and line with respect to color. Bring a piece to work on and your materials. Oils, acrylics pastels, oil pastels, and mixed media.

All levels are welcome.

Contact Meridy with questions and to register at Mersart@hotmail.com 

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MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio
Apr
26
10:00 AM10:00

MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING open studio

$30 per session / $100 for 4 sessions

Catch the excitement of printmaking with monotype! No experience necessary. Make beautiful and unique prints with this easy to learn process. 

Limited supply of AKUA Ink colors and products will be available for studio use. If you have favorite colors, applicators, and mediums, feel free to bring your own.

The following papers are suggested for use with AKUA products. It is not necessary to wet most papers unless you are printing with intaglio plates.

  • Arnhem 1618 printmaking paper
  • Rives BFK
  • Hannemuhle Etching Paper
  • Arches 88

Bring your own brayers, AKUA printmaking plates, paint brushes, sketches and/ or photo references for inspiration, apron, freezer paper roll, newsprint, soapy water bottle and old phone books.  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

 

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OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan
Apr
27
10:15 AM10:15

OIL or ACRYLIC PAINTING with Diane Morgan

Every Friday
10:15am-12:45pm
Limit 10 students
Beginner / Intermediate / Advanced

Add drama and mystery with unusual compositions, strong lighting effects and exaggerated contrasts.  Get started or improve your painting skills creating a realistic painting with strong color and impact. Class format is a step-by-step process that incorporates demonstrations of one section of the painting at a time throughout the day.  Photos of the subject matter are provided and every student will be painting the same painting.  The class is interspersed with several demonstrations, then time to paint as instructed.  Each student will receive one-on-one guidance along the way. Punch up the color and create a bold, exciting painting with plenty of impact. Bring your supplies and enthusiasm, and go home inspired!  Supplies can be purchased in the classroom.

About The Instructor: 
Diane Morgan is an award-winning artist with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree
from the University of Michigan. She works in both oil and watercolor with
collectors across the United States and Canada. Her paintings have won numerous awards and have been featured in many publications including American Art Collector, International Artist, Southwest Art, American Artist, Artist Magazine, Watercolor Artist and Splash 13 and 16.

$35.00

For more information or to enroll, visit DIANE MORGAN FINE ART 
Email: dianem1111@aol.com  Phone: 760-902-8855

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ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
28
10:00 AM10:00

ART FOR KIDS 9-12 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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Young Artists Printmaking | April 14, 21, 28
Apr
28
10:00 AM10:00

Young Artists Printmaking | April 14, 21, 28

Middle and high-school students ages 10-17, will try out a wide variety of ways to make monotype prints.  Monotypes are made by drawing or painting on a hard surface, then firmly pressing/printing the design onto paper using a printing press. Students will focus on a variety of techniques and develop their own personal style.

Artwork created in this class will be shown in an exhibition at CREATE Center for the Arts at the end of all sessions, including an opening reception.

NO FEE - Thanks to a generous grant from The Anderson Children's Foundation
Registration required
MUST ATTEND ALL THREE SESSIONS on April 14, 21, 28
10am-12pm each day
All supplies provided
Limited to 15 students

Charlie Ciali has been an Artist in Residence with the Palm Springs Unified School District for the last seven years, and is a certified Speedball Ink printmaking instructor.

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PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
Apr
29
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman
Apr
30
9:00 AM09:00

DRAWING BASICS with Jessica Schiffman

Why re-invent the wheel? This class will de-mystify basic drawing problems you’ve struggled with in the past. Exercises and projects will combine instruction with creativity. Students may work on their own projects and receive individual guidance. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome.  Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

ABOUT Jessica:
A full-time painter working with the landscape, the human figure, portraiture and abstraction, Jessica has also illustrated numerous children’s books for a variety of publishers and painted several murals. She has taught for over a decade in various venues including the Idyllwild Arts Academy and Summer Program. Jessica holds a BFA in painting from the San Francisco Art Institute.

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PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman
Apr
30
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING IN OILS or ACRYLICS with Jessica Schiffman

Learn new skills while you enjoy manipulating colors and shapes. Work from photos, still-life, or your own imagination. Jessica can help you solve visual problems and teach you her step-by-step method of layering paint. This class is useful for both beginning and advanced students. Drop-ins are welcome. Materials are available in the classroom.

$35 per class, $120 for 4 classes.

Please note that this class is held off site.

To register, contact Jessica at jscaschiffman@gmail.com or 951-212-3783

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PAINTING with Valentina
May
1
9:00 AM09:00

PAINTING with Valentina

$35 per session

Grab your gear and join Valentina Tuesday mornings for some painting fun! This group is open to all levels and you are welcome to drop-in as space allows in this popular class. Explore techniques in acrylics and oils in a welcoming, supportive environment.

Contact Valentina to register at 951-659-0599 or ValentinaLamdin@gmail.com 

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ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian
May
1
3:30 PM15:30

ELEMENTS IN ART FOR KIDS 5-8 with Michele Ohanesian


With FUN in mind, students will learn about the basic elements and principles of art while being introduced to famous artists and a variety of mediums. We will explore painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Each class will focus on a different subject and medium.

All materials included. $35 per class. 

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian
May
2
1:00 PM13:00

PAINTING with Michele Ohanesian

Personalized individual instruction with Michele Ohanesian. In this class you will learn to highlight the essence of a subject, while loosening up in technique, or hone your skills at representing the likeness of an individual.

Start from scratch, or bring a project you’ve been struggling with. Suggested media is whatever you are most comfortable with or want to learn, from graphite to oils.

Bring your materials and reference image(s) or project-in-progress.
Beginners contact Michele for supply list.  Supplies can be purchased on site.
$35 per class

About The Instructor:
Michele is a full time artist and art instructor in Palm Desert. She has over 20 years experience as a commissioned portrait artist and figure painter. Inspired by color and emotion her works range from realism to near abstraction. She teaches students from beginner to advanced levels in all types of media.

Contact Michele to register: 
Michele Ohanesian
760-567-9795
Soiledcanvas@aol.com
Www.michelefineart.com

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PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz
May
3
9:00 AM09:00

PUSHING COLOR with Meridy Volz

$120/4 sessions, $35 drop in

This class focuses on pushing color. You will be encouraged to take risks with color in your paintings and drawings. All elements will be covered such as composition and line with respect to color. Bring a piece to work on and your materials. Oils, acrylics pastels, oil pastels, and mixed media.

All levels are welcome.

Contact Meridy with questions and to register at Mersart@hotmail.com 

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