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Acrylic Painting For Teens

Do you know a teen who needs to trade screen time for a brush and canvas? No experience necessary! Learn the basics of painting with acrylic while having fun! You will learn the basics of color theory, values, blending, paint mixing, application, brush care, and more. Join us and paint a variety of subjects throughout this in-person 4-week session!

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This 2-HOUR INPERSON class is ideal for students who possess drawing skills and wish to enhance their abilities as painters. We will start from scratch and delve into color theory, mixing, process, brush control, and more. If you are new to acrylics, there's no need to worry; we'll teach you everything you need to know. Even if you have taken this course earlier, you can retake it, as we always have new projects.

In this course, teenagers will:

- Get personalized art instruction, guidance, and feedback from a professional artist and experienced art instructor, Donna Gonzolaz
- Learn new painting techniques to enhance their knowledge of color mixing, paint application, texture, layering, composition, palette knife, brushwork, and more
- Engage in thought-provoking group discussions about art and self-expression
- Discover art history trivia and explore a variety of drawing styles inspired by renowned artists
- Build bonds with old and new friends
- Gain the confidence to express themselves through creativity
- Create high-quality paintings and artworks that showcase a variety of subjects
- Reap the health, wellness, and academic benefits of art classes, including technical painting proficiency, stress and anxiety relief, increased focus, and improved problem-solving skills, among others!
Ages: 11- 15 years old
Materials are included in the $90 registration fee. (Bring an apron if you desire one)

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127 E. Walled Lake Dr.
Walled Lake , MI, 48390
United States


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