Online Art and Art History Class
Commercially unsuccessful during his life, Vincent Van Gogh’s paintings became the highest-priced paintings in history. His life is the typical romantic ideal of the tortured artist. Discover the inspiration behind his famous swirling masses that give such movement to his post Impressionist style.
About Drawing Art History
Each Drawing Art History class starts with an in-depth lesson about a different celebrated artist. Enjoy learning about the artist's background and contribution to art history from Barbara's passionate and enthusiastic viewpoint. Students will come away with a better understanding of the artist's famous work and how his or her environment and life events influenced it.
Then, Barbara will teach you to duplicate one of their iconic artworks in pastel (or the medium of your choice). She breaks down the method that the artist used so you can create artwork in their signature style.
Classes are held on Wednesday afternoons from 1 pm - 4 pm PT and Saturday afternoons from 12 pm - 3 pm PT.
The schedule is as follows:
December 1 + 4, 2021 - Vincent Van Gogh
December 15 + 18, 2021 - Louis Comfort Tiffany
Register for the month of classes by purchasing the Class Package ($60) or purchase the class(es) individually ($35).
Don't wait to sign up! Space is limited and on a first come first serve basis.
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Demonstrations will be done mainly in acrylic paint. Students should come prepared with the following supplies (in the brand of your choice):
Tubes of acrylic paint (primary + secondary colors)
Palette knife (optional)
Table easel (optional)
“Barbara’s classes are a gift! Her guidance helps me be brave and try new things but always remembering to have fun.” - Holly K.
"Barbara's lively presentations are a wonderful way to learn about the masters who have inspired us. I not only experienced the art in a new way, but in Barbara's supportive and encouraging atmosphere my drawing skills improved." - Judy E.
"The combination of fascinating subject matter and Barbara’s excellent teaching made for a very satisfying learning-by-doing experience that I remember fondly and recommend with enthusiasm." - Dona S.
All experience levels and ages welcome.
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