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August 2021

INTRO TO BOOK BINDING – Sunday, August 1, 12:00–3:00pm

August 1 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$40.00

Make 5 different easy books and learn the fundamentals of book binding. Make 5 different easy books and learn the fundamentals of book binding. We'll cover sewing techniques, materials – where to get them and how to use them – and some basic binding philosophies. Instructor: Jeff Becker Teens through Adults - Maximum 6 students $40 Materials Fee: $5 to instructor Contact: boneheadned@aim.com

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KIDS CAMP-DAZZLING DRAWING & PAINTING,Ages 10-14,Monday thru Friday, Aug2-6

August 2 @ 9:00 am - August 6 @ 12:00 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$150.00

Drawing skills are important for painting, and in this class we will tackle a painting from all the basics Drawing skills are important for painting, and in this class we will tackle a painting from learning to see in basic shapes and values, planning with thumbnail sketches, and understanding the basics of color to create your own acrylic masterpiece by the end of the week. Materials Fee: $25 Contact: Kathy Riley, quackyriley@gmail.com or Jeanne Hougen jhougen@comcast.net, 303-519-5254

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PAINTING WITH SOFT PASTELS – Online- Ongoing every Tuesday, 9:00-11:30am

August 3 @ 9:00 am - August 31 @ 11:30 pm
401 S. Public Road
LAFAYETTE, CO 80026 United States
$35.00 - $150.00

Students will learn through demo, practice, constructive and kind critique and individual hands on assistance. This is an ongoing class that meets weekly via ZOOM. Class is designed for those who have taken Linda’s intro pastel class or those who have some soft pastel experience. Students will learn through demo, practice, constructive and kind critique and individual hands on assistance. Students are encouraged to bring in work they have been working on but need some assistance with or want a…

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DRAWING SKILLS:GARDENS W/COLORED PENCILS-Tuesdays in Aug 1:30 – 3:00 pm

August 3 @ 1:30 pm - August 24 @ 3:00 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$130.00

DRAWING STUDIO SKILLS: - in the Gallery DRAWING GARDENS USING PENCIL AND COLORED PENCILS Take advantage of the blooming gardens in August and get some techniques and tips for drawing gardens. They are beautiful yet complicated to draw. We will be using interesting color blends to create more depth in your garden drawings. The first two classes will be about using pencil and colored pencil on white drawing paper. In the last two classes we will create gardens using colored…

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DRAWING STUDIO-BEG DRAWING FOR EVERYONE W/ A PENCIL-Tues-Aug 3:00-4:30 pm

August 3 @ 3:00 pm - August 24 @ 4:30 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$130.00

DRAWING STUDIO SKILLS: - in the Gallery BEGINNING DRAWING FOR EVERYONE WITH A PENCIL! This class is for beginning students . If you can sign your name you can learn to draw! New students can start at the beginning of each month. Each week you will get techniques and tips on how to draw just about anything. We start with basic techniques on how to really see what you are drawing. Then we will have fun learning some simple pencil…

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BEGINNING ACRYLIC POURING with Laurie-Tuesday, Aug 3- 6:00-9:00pm

August 3 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$40.00

Learn the basics of Acrylic pouring with Laurie The class atmosphere will be fun, comfortable, supportive, informative and experimental. Acrylic pouring is fun and easy. No previous experience needed. The results are random and gorgeous. We will experiment with the Dirty Pour, Flip Cup, Puddle Pour, and more. Following the class, the canvases will have to picked within the next couple days to allow for drying time. The price includes one 8x8” canvas panel and two 10”x10” canvases (or similar…

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DRAWING NATURE ELEMENTS Large & Small-Wednesdays in Aug 3:00 – 4:30pm

August 4 @ 3:00 pm - August 25 @ 4:30 pm
$130.00

DRAWING NATURE: - Online NATURE ELEMENTS LARGE AND SMALLWe will explore nature using our pencils, focusing on drawing techniques for all those elements big and small in nature. Learn to draw in detail many elements such as flowers, trees, streams, mountains and more; students choose which area they want to learn about. Materials: Have a 9”x12” spiral bound sketchbook (or some computer paper) and a set of graphite pencils and eraser. Instructor: April Christenson (http://aprilc.art) Adults & Teens, Both beginners…

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PORTRAIT/FIGURE DRAWING & PAINTING Wed, Aug 4, 11, 18, 25 – 4:00-6:30 pm

August 4 @ 4:00 pm - August 25 @ 6:30 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$45.00 - $140.00

This class will focus on portraits and figures. All mediums (oils, acrylic, watercolor, drawing, etc) and all levels, including beginners. This class will focus on portraits and figures. All mediums (oils, acrylic, watercolor, drawing, etc) and all levels, including beginners, are welcome. Learn about gestures, rhythms, proportions and other techniques to help you develop your figurative art. Bring to Class: please bring whatever you are comfortable with, this class is open to all mediums including drawing material. If you need…

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LOOSEN UP YOUR PAINTING-Thursdays, Aug 5, 12, 19, 26, 1:00-3:30pm

August 5 @ 1:00 pm - August 26 @ 3:30 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$47.00 - $168.00

This adult class is to help artists approach their painting in a loose and intuitive way. This adult class is to help artists approach their painting in a loose and intuitive way. Discussion and description of other artists’ work will help the students see and create in new ways. It is for intermediate and above level painters. Students are responsible for their own materials. Bring to class: Call Colleen for materials list . This is an on-going class; you can…

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PROBLEM SOLVING FOR THE ARTIST Fridays, Aug 6, 20, 27, 1:30-4:00

August 6 @ 1:30 pm - August 27 @ 4:00 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$45.00 - $105.00

Learn Problem Solving for your artwork Unsure of how to improve your artwork or want some extra punch? This class will use concepts of design, critiques and self reflection to help you get your art where you want it to be. Ideally you will develop a piece or several pieces of art over different sessions so that you can feel free to experiment and not worry about making mistakes. Bring to Class: please bring whatever you are comfortable with, this…

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BEYOND ACRYLIC POURING (FLUID ART)w/Linda-Saturday, Aug 7, 1:00-4:00pm

August 7 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$25.00 - $40.00

We're going beyond the basics in this class to learn to control our pours and use various tool techniques to obtain more predictable results We will be going beyond the basics in this class to learn to control our pours and use various tool techniques to obtain a more predictable outcome. This is a great class for those who have taken the pouring class and want to further explore fluid acrylics and is also fine to take if you are…

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PAINTING WITH SOFT PASTELS (Gallery)Mondays, 9:00-11:30am, Aug 9,16,23,30

August 9 @ 9:00 am - August 30 @ 11:30 am
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$35.00 - $120.00

Students will learn through demo, practice, constructive and kind critique and individual hands on assistance. This class is structured as an ongoing workshop that meets weekly. Class is designed for those who have some soft pastel experience. Students will learn through demo, practice, constructive and kind critique and individual hands on assistance. Students are encouraged to bring in work they have been working on but need some assistance or want a critique. Teacher will demo quick techniques, continue discussions about…

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Art Journaling – August 9, 6:00-8:00PM

August 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$25.00

Ignite your creativity and find a safe place to experiment. Art journaling is great for reducing stress and getting your creative juices flowing. You will learn you are more creative than you thought. The class atmosphere will be fun, comfortable, supportive, learning and experimentation. Linda will give you some prompts and demo different techniques and material usage as well as show many ideas from her personal art journals and books. Each student will have plenty of time to create several…

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EXPRESSIVE PAINTING AND DRAWING – Tuesdays, Aug 10, 17, 24- 9:30am-12:00

August 10 @ 9:30 am - August 24 @ 12:00 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$45.00 - $70.00

This class will use design, techniques and style to make your art more expressive and dynamic. Learn how to use gesture, value, color, edge All levels, including beginners, and mediums (oil, acrylic, watercolor, drawing, etc.) are welcome. This class will use design, techniques and style to make your art more expressive and dynamic. Learn how to use gesture, value, color, edges, brushwork and more to improve your artwork.Bring to Class: please bring whatever you are comfortable with. At least something…

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BEGINNING CLASS in WATERCOLOR – Tuesday, August 10, 6:00-8:00pm

August 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$30.00

This is a beginning watercolor class and will include instruction on watercolor materials and paint as well as how to paint with watercolors This is a beginning watercolor class and will include instruction on watercolor materials and paint as well as how to paint with watercolors. This class can be tailored to each individual’s level of comfort with watercolor painting and abilities. Typically, each class will offer a specific exercise for students to follow, which will allow for ongoing and…

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PAINTING IN OILS AND ACRYLICS-Wed-Aug 11, 18, 25, 12:30-3:00 Gallery&Zoom

August 11 @ 12:30 pm - August 25 @ 3:00 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$35.00 - $105.00

Getting a firmer handle on the basics of painting and design will give any artist a boost toward better paintings. This class is designed for students who have taken one of Jeanne's beginning oil classes, or for those with some previous painting experience. Getting a firmer handle on the basics of painting and design will give any artist a boost toward better paintings. You will learn through discussions, demonstrations, and one-on-one instructor help as you paint. This ongoing class will…

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PAINTING IN OILS AND ACRYLICS-Fri-Aug 13, 20, 27, 9:00-noon Gallery&Zoom

August 13 @ 9:00 pm - August 27 @ 12:00 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$35.00 - $105.00

Getting a firmer handle on the basics of painting and design will give any artist a boost toward better paintings. This class is designed for students who have taken one of Jeanne's beginning oil classes, or for those with some previous painting experience. Getting a firmer handle on the basics of painting and design will give any artist a boost toward better paintings. You will learn through discussions, demonstrations, and one-on-one instructor help as you paint. This ongoing class will…

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ACRYLIC POURING w/Linda – Saturday, Aug 14, 1:00-4:00pm Adults and teens

August 14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$25.00 - $40.00

Acrylic pouring is fun and easy. The results are somewhat random and gorgeous. Acrylic pouring is fun and easy. The results are somewhat random and gorgeous. Teacher will discuss color theory, demo and explain various techniques and provide plenty of time to create 1 or 2 finished paintings. You will have to pick up your finished painting the next day (or later if you need to) in order for them to dry laying flat. You will have a choice of…

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LEATHER JOURNAL -Sunday, August 15 noon to 4 pm

August 15 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$55.00

Make a 10” x 6 1/2” leather-bound travel journal In this class you will learn to make a 10” x 6 1/2” leather-bound travel journal. We'll use Arches text, a 100% cotton paper. Learn about paper grain, folding & tearing paper, materials, tools, the longstitch / linkstitch, and where to get supplies to make more books. Instructor: Jeff Becker Pre-teens to Adults - Maximum 6 students Cost $55 Materials fee: $45 to instructor; includes all materials except buttons & beads.…

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INTERMEDIATE ACRYLIC POURING with Laurie-Friday, Aug 20, 6:00-9pm

August 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$40.00

INTERMEDIATE ACRYLIC POURING with Laurie This is a class that requires you to have done acrylic pouring before, either with our gallery or another venue. If you have any questions, please contact the instructor before registering. The class atmosphere will be fun, comfortable, supportive, informative and experimental. This class is a continuation of the previous acrylic pouring using more advanced techniques and allowing for more experimentation for those who have taken acrylic pouring previously. Following the class, the canvases will…

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SILK PAINTING WORKSHOP – Sun, Aug 22, 10:30-3:30pm

August 22 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$30.00 - $50.00

Paint a Silk ScarfBecause of classroom constraints, this workshop is limited to 4 scarves. You will create a special hand painted silk scarf. You will learn how to use a liquid resist to create your design on the silk. We will take a short lunch break while the resist dries and then paint the scarf with special silk dyes. We will set the dyes and wash and iron to finish your piece. Your creation is a perfect gift to give…

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WET FELT TECHNIQUES WORKSHOP- Sat, Aug 28, 2:00-6:30pm

August 28 @ 2:00 pm - 6:30 pm
pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio, 401 South Public Road
Lafayette, CO 80026 United States
$27.00 - $40.00

WET FELT TECHNIQUES WORKSHOP Adults, Teens, Kids 8 & up, Families - Maximum 8 participants - $40 (returning students $27) During this class you will learn different techniques for making wet felted items that can be used in 3D construction or painting with felt projects. In addition, each student will make a small seamless wet felted bag using a resist form. Each student will take home enough wool roving to practice these techniques at home. Materials fee: $15 payable to…

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