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Barbara Dickerson will be teaching an all-day Color Mixing class on May 2nd and 16th (both Mondays) for Artists in all avenues, Beginners through Advanced.

Barbara, new to the Evans area, from Atlanta, GA has been
a professional Artist for 37 years, doing art shows successfully full time for 17 years and then combining her Bachelors of Education degree from University of Illinois at Champaign Urbana Illinois to successfully teach painting to beginners through advanced in Oils and Acrylics these past 25 years.

This class takes the mystery out of color mixing. You will learn how to come up with unlimited, unique and beautiful harmonious color schemes easily and quickly at your fingertips, no matter what medium you work, enhancing your creativity and increasing your sales if you want to sell your work.

You will learn about the properties of color and how to use them along with learning how to use the REAL color wheel.

You will be able to connect ALL of the dots no matter how little or great your art experience.

This class will be taught at a beautiful location conducive for painting, 9-5 May 2 and 16.

You will receive a notebook with many handouts so you do not have to take any notes. This is a hands-on mixing class and you will paint an 8×10 painting at the end using a harmonious color scheme.

The cost is only $250 for this class including the notebook and notes and most of the paint.

Barbara will be using Oil paint, no solvents or vapors will be used, but all artists are welcome and can benefit greatly from this

Only 9 students will be in the class. A complete supply list and more information will be provided for those who decide to take this class.

Please contact Barbara Dickerson, phone is: 678-471-0592 if you are interested.

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Teen Mixed Media Class | Artist Guild of Columbia County

Dates: Tuesdays (Listed Below) | Time: 4 – 5:30pm | Cost: $60 Registration + $25 per class | Location: Evans Library (Cafe Area) | Ages 12 – 17

Learn how to expand your love of art by working in different art mediums. This class will offer instruction in drawing, painting, collage or ceramic sculpture. Students who began the class during a previous offering may continue taking the class but will be taught additional advanced techniques in their chosen media, which they can apply to the skills already learned.

All students and teachers will be asked to ware a mask during the class.

Tuesdays 4:00- 5:30
– August 31
– September 7, 14,21 & 28
– October 5,12,19 & 26
– November 2,9,16 & 30
– December 7 &14

Get more details and registration information here!

Manga Crafting Class- Illustrating the Imagination | Artist Guild of Columbia County

Dates: Thursdays Listed Below | Time: 4 – 5:30pm | Location: Evans Library Cafe Area | Cost: $25 Registration + $25 per class | Ages: 10 – 17

Draw and develop your own illustration style while diving into creating your own manga inspired graphic novel. Learn to use ones love of manga to create the foundations for your own graphic novels and even learn how to collaborate with others on their projects. In this class, students will be able to learn how to use a variety of materials, experiment with format, write scripts and form a process to find the best way to illustrate their own graphic novel stories.

Students who have previously taken the class in another offering can learn additional techniques and fine tune old skills to add complexity and life to their projects.

All students and teachers will be asked to ware a mask during the class.

Dates & Time:
Thursdays, 4:00-5:30
– September 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30
– October 7, 14,21 & 28
– November 4, 11&18
– December 2, 9 & 16

Get more details and registration information here!

The Business of Being an Artist | GHIA & GAAC

Dates: (Tuesdays) September 7, 14, 21, 28 & October 5, 12, 19, 26
Times: 6pm – 8pm
Location: Walker Mackenzie Building (GHIA)
Cost: $100 – $120
Age Group: Adults
Instructor: Staci Swider

Learn what it takes to be an exhibiting artist. This class will go over many different topics such as artist statements, submitting work, prepping work, photographing work, marketing, and more. Many local guest artists and community representatives will frequent this class to share their real-world experience and knowledge.

In partnership with The Greater Augusta Arts Council, the main meeting site for this class will be at The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art but there will be a few dates meeting off site at local shops and galleries. Also, as a final project, students will put on their own group art exhibit and reception. Come join the fun and get ready to show your art!

*students are asked to have some art or art images selected to bring in to share to their first week of class.

There are only 8 spots open. Register for this class here!

Youth Mixed-Media & Drawing w/ Jessica Hardy | Ages 5-12 | 4P Studios

Dates: (5 Saturdays)
               August 28, 2021
               September 9, 28, 25, 2021
               October 2, 2021
*Please note, class will not meet Saturday, 9/4 as this is Labor Day weekend.
Time: 1-2:30pm
Cost: $190

This class will be an art adventure! Students will continue to learn about Value, Texture, Line Quality, and Mark Making while combining COLOR and SHAPE as we make our own unique pieces of art. Draw, Paint, CREATE!

(Class supplies will be on site but students are welcome to bring in their own favorite materials if desired.)

Register your student HERE!