Adult Classes | Mixed Media

Monday

3/2/20 - 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Kuehn, Noriko

Learn the simple and serene world of painting Sumi-e (painting with ink). This class is for anyone and covers the basic skills of Japanese brush painting for beginners, as well as more advanced techniques for experienced learners. The class focuses on Sumi-e to paint images, such as Bamboo, flowers, fish and Japanese landscape from beautiful photos. Learn the historical and cultural background of Sumi-e. The lecture will be minimal with focus on plenty of hands-on studio time. Learn how to balance Yin and Yang, using the contrast of ink to create the desired results.
A $15 materials fee is paid directly to the instructor to cover cost of sumi ink and use of Japanese brushes for session. Instructor will provide a variety of Japanese papers to try in the first class.

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $145.00

Non-Member: $175.00


Monday

3/2/20 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Schultheis, Candy

Do you love working with a variety of media? This class allows you to experiment with all the supplies you have. Learn how to add texture with gels and mediums and to incorporate paint, inks, pastels, stamps, papers we make in class and much more to create layers and interest in your piece.

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $167.00

Non-Member: $197.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $10.00


Tuesday

3/3/20 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sutherland, Robert

Whatever subject matter you like to draw or paint - spinning will free your subconscious abilities! Spinning refers to turning the paper, canvas, metal, wood or other surface at 90 degree angles while applying the oil, acrylic, watercolor, pencil, charcoal or other medium. Taking your favorite work of art and hanging it upside down may reveal an entirely new piece.

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $167.00

Non-Member: $197.00


Tuesday

3/10/20 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Curvin, Joyce

Design a dog, fashion a feline or create a critter and "bring it to life" with paper mache. Students will use a variety of recyclable materials including plastic bottles, cardboard and newspaper to create an animal's body shape, then add layers of paper mache, embellishments and paint to create their very own "Art-Official Pet". During the process, we'll explore a variety of techniques, textures and recipes in paper mache. Materials fee covers all needed supplies. This workshop meets for 4 Tuesdays.

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $165.00

Non-Member: $195.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $15.00


Wednesday

3/4/20 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hutfilz, Toni Roeder

Create 2-D and 3-D collage works from unfinished paintings, found objects and your own secret treasures. Unlimited material usage and archival integrity will be our focus. Start your creative process by collecting!

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $167.00

Non-Member: $197.00


Wednesday

3/4/20 - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Stavinga, Heidi

In this class you will learn some different techniques to create beautiful works of art with alcohol inks on Yupo paper. No experience necessary! A new painting will be completed each week focusing on a different subject, and building on the techniques we will learn. The instructor will give step by step directions and demos while allowing you plenty of time to explore this fascinating medium.

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $167.00

Non-Member: $197.00


Friday

1/17/20 - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Potocki/Schultheis

Find new life in works you've started to paint! Create new work that wows! Cut loose and explore because anything is possible! What to expect: 2 experienced and fun instructors (Lorraine Potocki and Candy Schultheis), limitless exploration, enthusiastic encouragement. You are welcome to work in the 2D medium of your choice or play with something new.

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $167.00

Non-Member: $197.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $10.00


Friday

2/21/20 - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Shea, Elizabeth

Elizabeth Shea's modern paper quilling workshop teaches the basics and some advanced techniques to create a complete, framed piece in one day! Quilling is an art form that involves the use of strips of paper that are rolled, shaped, and glued together to create decorative designs. Students will use colorful paper to express your creativity. One set of basic tools (Quilling coach, pick, and slotted tools), paper and framing materials are included in this class material fee. You get to keep your own set of tools!

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $35.00

Non-Member: $45.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $10.00


Saturday

4/18/20 - 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Pigman, Eleanor

This workshop teaches you everything you need to know to get started off in bead embroidery! Exploration of two different bead embroidery stitches, stacking and backstitch, discussions about color and creating depth and realism. This workshop is perfect for beginners and/or advance students! A $25 fee is paid directly to the instructor for a materials kit.

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $45.00

Non-Member: $65.00


Saturday

2/29/20 - 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Shea, Elizabeth

Elizabeth Shea's modern paper quilling workshop teaches the basics and some advanced techniques to create a complete, framed piece in one day! Quilling is an art form that involves the use of strips of paper that are rolled, shaped, and glued together to create decorative designs. Students will use colorful paper to express your creativity. One set of basic tools (Quilling coach, pick, and slotted tools), paper and framing materials are included in this class material fee. You get to keep your own set of tools!

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $35.00

Non-Member: $45.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $10.00


Saturday

3/7/20 - 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Beard, Nathan D

Learn how to transform and interpret observations of nature into inspired works of art! Instructor Nathan Beard will lead you on a step-by-step process beginning with a walk through Highlands Hammock to take reference photos for paintings and drawings. Students will be asked to digitally alter those photos to any degree they wish and then complete paintings/drawings over the course of 4 Saturdays. Students should be prepared to experiment with several different media. This course is excellent for students wanting to experiment with abstraction that is grounded in representation. Prerequisites will include basic painting and drawing classes and access to a basic photo-editing computer program at home.

Levels: Intermediate,Advanced

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center - 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin FL

Member Tuition: $106.00

Non-Member: $126.00