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300F19 Watercolor Painting

$23

with Patrick Fleming

Calendar Oct 12, 2019 at 9 am

Join us to explore how fun and relaxing watercolor painting can be, regardless of your skill level. Emphasis will be on drawing for your paintings, composition and color applied to watercolor, and mixing color and using it successfully. See supply list on Community Education website.

Patrick Fleming has over 50 years of experience as a professional illustrator and art teacher. As an experienced elementary through high school, college onto graduate school, art/art education instructor he emphasizes the very basics of design, drawing and color as applied to paintings.  He emphasizes basic skills to allow learners to pursue their individual goals as artists. 

301F19 Watercolor Florals

$35

with Erika Layne

Calendar Sep 21, 2019 at 12 pm

Be ready to relax, have fun and learn basic brush strokes, color mixing, and techniques to make flowers and leaves. The culmination of your learning will result in an artistic expression of a lovely bouquet watercolor to take home. View supply list and class project on Community Education website.

Erika Layne has been painting since she was a child. Her passion and technique for watercolor painting led her friends and family to often request custom work. She decided to launch her own business Black Currant Creative, creating custom work, including cards and prints. She especially loves painting flowers.

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302F19 Pastels And Chalk Art

$29

with Patrick Fleming

Calendar Nov 16, 2019 at 9 am

This class is dedicated to producing art using the traditional materials of pastels and chalk, which fall somewhere between drawing and painting. Participants will explore color, composition and the concept of art as communication. Bring your own object of inspiration if you desire. See supply list on Community Education website.

Patrick Fleming has over 50 years of experience as a professional illustrator and art teacher. As an experienced elementary through high school, college onto graduate school, art/art education instructor he emphasizes the very basics of design, drawing and color as applied to paintings.  He emphasizes basic skills to allow learners to pursue their individual goals as artists. 

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303F19 Oil Painting For Beginners

$49

with Tanna Scott

Calendar Sep 24, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 4 weeks

This class is for anyone who wants to learn to paint. Bring a photo or drawing to class showing what you would like to learn to paint. Popular examples are animals, flowers or landscapes. See supply list on the Community Education website. Participants choose canvas size. Additional supply information will be discussed at the first class.

Tanna Scott is a retired librarian from the Kennewick School District. Her life-like art work can be found at shows and fairs in addition to the art gallery in downtown Kennewick. 

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304F19 Crochet For Beginners

$49

with Tamie Jamison

Calendar Sep 30, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Master the basic crochet stitches that will enable you to create a wide variety of projects at home in this hands-on class. You’ll be hooked! The instructor will bring supplies the first night to get you started and send you home with a supply list for the following week.

Tamie Jamison is an avid crafter and enjoys a variety of mediums including knitting and crocheting.

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305F19 Chalk Pen Lettering

$25

with Lisa Peppard

Calendar Nov 16, 2019 at 1 pm

Want to make your chalkboard messages as pretty as the ones on Pinterest? Learn to create cursive and block style letters using chalk markers. The instructor and provided workbook will guide you to form a picture perfect chalkboard message to take home. View supply list and class project on Community Education website.

Lisa Peppard is a former registered nurse. After deciding not to return to the field after taking time off to be with her two children, she picked up calligraphy and brush pens as a hobby. She found it fed both her artistic side and her perfectionist side. Soon, she turned her hobby into a business where she makes custom signs, artwork, and decor pieces with an emphasis in hand-lettering.  

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306F19 Learn To Knit

$49

with Tamie Jamison

Calendar Oct 14, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Crafting art with textiles never goes out of style. Come learn the traditional art of basic knitting in this hands-on class. When you have learned the basics, you will be able to create throws, sweaters, mittens, and hats. The instructor will bring supplies the first night to get you started and send you home with a supply list for the following week.

Tamie Jamison is an avid crafter and enjoys a variety of mediums including knitting and crocheting.

307F19 Intro To Brush Lettering

$39

with Lisa Peppard

Calendar Nov 7, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Join us to learn beginning fundamentals of calligraphy using brush pens. The first two classes will focus on proper form, spacing and joining letters using an instructor-provided workbook. During the last class, participants will have the opportunity to express their creativity by completing a project to take home. View supply list and class project on Community Education website.

Lisa Peppard is a former registered nurse. After deciding not to return to the field after taking time off to be with her two children, she picked up calligraphy and brush pens as a hobby. She found it fed both her artistic side and her perfectionist side. Soon, she turned her hobby into a business where she makes custom signs, artwork, and decor pieces with an emphasis in hand-lettering.  

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