855 Linden Ave.
Carpinteria, CA 93013

CLASSES & WORKSHOPS

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CLASS / WORKSHOP

DATE(S)

PRESENTER

SPLASH INTO WATERCOLOR: UNDERPAINTING FOR PASTELS

APR 16

PAULA BROWN

AFRICAN DRUMMING

APR 18

JOHN KNECHT

BEGINNING WATERCOLOR

MAY 04, 05

JANEY COHEN

SUCCULENT WREATH WORKSHOP

MAY 11 (SOLD OUT)

CHRISTIE BOYD

AFRICAN DRUMMING

MAY 16

JOHN KNECHT

LET'S DRAW / SKETCH CRAWL

MAY 20

PEGGY OKI

 

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Splash into Watercolor: Underpainting for Pastels 
Art Classes & Workshops - Brown - Splash into Watercolor - 1
Flowing into Sunset's Glow, Paula Brown

Join Paula Brown and Learn the basics of watercolor underpainting to create a foundation for beautiful pastel paintings.  Understand watercolor media concepts and techniques and the value of “values” that set the stage for beautiful pastels.  Workshop will include a demo and personal guidance as you create your own 8x10” watercolor underpainting and begin pastel application from a provided photo source or a favorite photo you bring to class.  Supply list will be sent upon registration.

Presenter: Paula Brown
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center, McIntyre Studio

Date: APR 16
Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM  

Price: $97.00 / $87.00 for members

Art Classes & Workshops - Brown - Splash into Watercolor - 2
Lavender, Paula Brown

 

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African Drumming 
Art Classes & Workshops - Knecht - African Drumming - 1

Join the music instructor from Cate School for African drumming in our courtyard. John has traveled to Guinea, Mali, and Senegal to study the art of drumming, dance, and song. Come enjoy the excitement and rhythm of this African tradition!

Presenter: John Knecht
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center, McIntyre Studio

Date: APR 18
Time: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM  

Price: $16.50 / $15.00 for members

Art Classes & Workshops - Knecht - African Drumming - 2

 

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Beginning Watercolor
Art Classes & Workshops - Cohen - Beginning Watercolor - 1
Janey Cohen in her studio

Come learn a variety of techniques that will make watercolor painting fun and approachable, even if you've never tried it.  You will take home a "sampler of techniques" painting that will not only be a reference guide for you but also a work of art.  All materials included.  See more of Janey's work at her website, janeycohenart.com.

Presenter: Janey Cohen
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center, McIntyre Studio

Date: MAY 04, 05
Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM  

Price: $99.00 / $90.00 for members

Art Classes & Workshops - Cohen - Beginning Watercolor - 2

 

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Succulent Wreath Workshop 
Art Classes & Workshops - Boyd - Succulent Wreath - 1
Art Classes & Workshops - Boyd - Succulent Wreath - 2

Mix an array of succulents into a wreath of different textures and hues that will spruce up your outdoor living space for the summer and all year long. All materials provided.

Presenter: Christie Boyd
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center, Courtyard

Date: MAY 11
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  

Price: $55.00 / $50.00 for members

SOLD OUT IMAGE

 

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African Drumming 
Art Classes & Workshops - Knecht - African Drumming - 1

Join the music instructor from Cate School for African drumming in our courtyard. John has traveled to Guinea, Mali, and Senegal to study the art of drumming, dance, and song. Come enjoy the excitement and rhythm of this African tradition!

Presenter: John Knecht
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center, McIntyre Studio

Date: MAY 16
Time: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM  

Price: $16.50 / $15.00 for members

Art Classes & Workshops - Knecht - African Drumming - 2

 

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Let's Draw / Sketch Crawl 

2019 Classes & Workshops - Oki - Lets Draw Sketch Crawl 1

Develop your drawing skills as a foundation towards painting or as a refresher workshop.  This course will include lecture, demonstration, and practice including use of line, value, composition, and understanding perspective. You’ll work in pencil, with pen and ink as an option. We’ll sketch at two outdoor sites near the Arts Center.

Presenter: Peggy Oki 
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center

Date: MAY 20
Time: 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM  

Price: $55.00 / $50.00 for members

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