Beginning and Intermediate Painting: Watercolor and Acrylic
Have you wanted to learn how to paint? This class is for you with its introduction to color theory, paint mixing and painting techniques. Participants are encouraged to bring either watercolor or acrylic paints. Exercises and handouts will help to teach participants how to compose a painting, emphasize a focal point and create a mood. Fellow participants will support each other in the process of learning how to paint what is observed.
Session & Class Structure:
Our classes will take place at the Springfield Township Senior and Community Arts Center. Classes will begin with 30 minutes of color exercises and demonstrations of painting techniques followed by an hour and a half of studio time for participants to work on their paintings.
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Classes cost $75 per session for non-members and $67.50 for members.
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Sue Mueller is a painter who lives in Cincinnati.
Susan L. Mueller is a painter and artist living in Cincinnati. Susan attended the University of Cincinnati, graduating with a MBA in Finance. Over the past 30 years, Susan worked in personal financial planning, earning a CFP (Certified Financial Planner) designation, then moved into Business Appraisal, earning through education and experience, the CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) and ASA (Accredited Senior Appraiser) designations.
Over the past fifteen years, she actively pursued her interest in art with art workshops and classes at the Art Academy of Cincinnati, Baker-Hunt Foundation, and Manifest Drawing Center. Local instructors include Ken Buck, Charlie Berger, Bruce Neville, Savannah Tate Cuff, and John Leon. Outside the area, she studied with Christopher Shink, Skip Lawrence, Judy Morris, John Salminen, Sue Archer, Carol O’Conner, David Drummond, Judith Carducci, Bill Fletcher, and Robert O’Brien. She is a member of the Ohio Watercolor Society, St. Louis Watercolor Society, and the Cincinnati Art Club.
|Class||Session dates||Session Theme|
Session 1: February 3 - March 10, 2017
Introduction to Color Theory
|Beginning/Intermediate Painting||Session 2: March 31 - May 5, 2017||Composition Creation|
|Beginning/Intermediate Painting||Session 3: May 26 - June 30, 2017||Application|
|Beginning/Intermediate Painting||Session 4: July 21 - August 25, 2017||Open Air Painting: Landscapes|
|Beginning/Intermediate Painting||Session 5: Sept. 15 - Oct. 20, 2017||Open Air Painting: Landscapes|
|Beginning/Intermediate Painting||Session 6: Nov. 10 - Dec. 22, 2017
No class on 11/24
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9150 Winton Road
Springfield Township Administration
Springfield Township Senior &
Community Arts Center