Brentwood Classes and Events

 

 

 




Paint With Oils or Water mixable Oils 
Landscape Painitng

Media: Traditional Oils/ Water Mixable Oils
Instructor: Mark Roberts
Date & Time: Sat Sep 9th, Oct 14th, Nov 11, Dec 9th 930am to 4pm.
$65 Per Class.
Location: Way Up Art and Frame, 8335 Brentwood Blvd Suite F
To register contact Mark at markrobertsfineart@sbcglobal.net

The class will emphasize design, color and light quality. We will work from still life set ups, nature and photo reference. During occasional field trips, it will be permitted to work in traditional oils, but in the the classroom we will work only in water soluble oils. Material is available at Way Up Art and Frame.

Mark Roberts received his bachelor degree in graphic design at California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obsipo. Later he received his formal art education at the California Art Institute, studying under various respected artists. Presently, Mark teaches at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco and at Las Positas College in Livermore. He also teaches privately to a loyal group of local painters. you can read more about him at www.markrobertsfineart.com
 
water soluble paints, recommended: 
titanium white, ivory black, cadmium yellow, cadmium red, alizarin crimson, ultra marine blue
water container, medium for water based oils, container for medium, paper towels or rags, palette, palette knife, 
canvases or panels sizes 11″ x 14″ to about 16″ x 20″, brushes: flats or filberts sizes 2,4,6,8,10, a small round brush for detail.
 

Traditional Oil Paint Recommended:

Titanium white
Ivory black
Cadmium yellow
Cadmium red
Alizarin crimson

Ultramarine blue

Brushes: Filberts or flats of various sizes: #2, #4, #6, #8, #12, a small round brush for detail
Palette Knife
Palette
Rags or paper towels
Linseed oil and turpenoid (for traditional oil paints)
Container for the medium (linseed oil and turpenoid)
Canvases or painting boards: recommended sizes of 8″ x 10″ to 16″ x 20″ for plein air studies
A trash bag

Paint with Acrylic

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Media: Acrylic
Instructor: Keta Greig
Date & Time: Coming Soon
Per day Class Fee $45, Materials Not included.
Location: Way Up Art and Frame, 8335 Brentwood Blvd Suite F
To register contact Keta Greig 925-783-6951 or ketagreig@gmail.com

Ever wondered what it’s like to paint with acrylic? Join us for an introductory class on the basics to acrylic painting. Learn the techniques to help translate your ideas into a work of art. Keta Greig. Painting is her passion.  She earned her degree from the University of Creativity and Color.  Her students say that she has taught them to see the world from a different perspective and to live in the moment in a world of color.  Unleashing beauty and releasing creativity is her heart’s desire. She currently teaches for the City of Brent wood, Liberty Adult Education and Diablo Valley College.

You don’t want to miss the opportunity to take her class. Come and learn to see this world of color.  It will change your life.
 

 Paint With Watercolor

Instructor: Sue Clanton
Date & Time: Mondays Nov 6th, 13th and 27th 12:30-3:30

 

Per day Class Fee $15
To register contact Sue Clanton suesjohn@earthlink.net

This is a class for beginners and intermediate painters. with beginners instructor will go over all materials needed to create a watercolor, starting with how to transfer your drawing to watercolor paper. Instructor will demonstrate what colors and how to use the different paints. Then you will create your own painting.