This class will provide all the information you need to discover the joys of painting with acrylics. No other medium can match the versatility and ease-of-use of acrylics. They can be used with many transparent watercolor techniques as well as traditional oil painting techniques. Clean-up is easy and no toxic materials are required. Acrylics are well suited to almost any subject matter and painting surfaces. Its quick-drying characteristics present both opportunities and challenges. Students can work from still-lifes or photographs.Recommended for ages 14 and older. There will be a maximum of 8 students per class which allows for lots of individual attention.
Classes will take place on Wednesdays for 6-week sessions from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. OR Thursdays, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. in the art room at ArtsConnect Springfield Township Arts Center, 9158 Winton Rd, Building A, behind the fire station.
No class week of Thanksgiving break.
Class Supply List: Participants will be asked to bring their own supplies.
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Having trouble registering online? Call Lisa Zupon - (513) 728-4266. Lisa can register you over the phone.
Meet our Instructor: Greg Albert
Greg Albert is a professional artist with more than 40 years of teaching experience, most recently in the Continuing Education Program at the Art Academy of Cincinnati. Greg is a graduate of the Art Academy and holds a BFA, MFA, and MA in art history. He is the author of two art instruction books: Drawing You Can Do It and The Simple Secret of Better Painting. Greg teaches drawing and painting in oils, acrylics and watercolor has presented workshops on perspective, pictorial composition, color theory, creativity and other topics. Greg has a knack for making complex concepts memorable and is known for his entertaining and effective teaching style. Join Greg for Exploring Acrylics on Wednesdays from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m and Thursdays from 1 - 3 pm.
Class Cancellations & Weather Closings
A minimum of four students must be enrolled for the session prior to the stated deadline for the class to take place (maximum 12 students). The Springfield Township Senior and Community Arts Center follows Finneytown School District inclement weather closings. To verify closings, call 513-522-2108.
Due to costs incurred in planning for art classes, full refunds will only be issued when the Arts Council cancels the class. Class cancellations made within 10 business days of the class start date are eligible for a refund, minus a $5 administration fee per student. Refunds will be made by check, not to a credit card. To notify us of a cancellation, please send an email to email@example.com.
Checks are payable to ArtsConnect and can be mailed to 9150 Winton Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45231
For more information, call 522-2108