Chinese calligraphy is the art of writing Chinese characters using a brush and black ink on rice paper. It has developed over many centuries in China. Students nee to bring a Chinese calligraphy brush, rice paper and sumi ink form 100 Aker Wood.
This introductory class will simply help teach you how to draw the very basics. Whether you create with watercolor, oils or pastel, first you have to know how to put the lines down and draw you composition. It’s truly not as hard as it looks! I will make it easy and simple and get you on your way of a lifetime of drawing and sketching.
This hands-on hobby class begins with instructio on shop and equipment safety, the correct use of tools and equipment, proper woodworking techniques, and project planning. Students will work to create a beautiful, finished wood project of their choosing. Required student-provided personal protective equipment: safety glasses, close-toed shoes or boots, gloves appropriate for working with wood and hand tools.
Enjoy studying and painting several Maine woodland and meadow birds in this beginner watercolor class. Even if you‘ve been painting for a while it’s always easy to advance in this medium and become more confident in you skills. Seasons will be added to our paintings whether it’s a Nuthatch in the autumn or a Chickadee in the winter. Plenty of reference photographs will make the drawing easy and I will guide you with techniques that are also simple to understand and follow. This class has always been one of my favorites to offer.