Class Calendar

Open During Classes or By Appointment, please don't hesitate to give us a call 805-643-6400.

 


 

Tuesday, Nov 28th 5:30-8:30pm

  • Watercolor Workshop with Phyllis Gubins - Evening Glow of a Winter Sunset on Snow Covered Trees (class link)

$49 each or $64 with supplies

Create a snowy night scenes blanketed with reflective snow and powerful contrasts.  We will paint the illusion of fluffy snow with pines and cast shadows on the snow.

 

 

Wednesday, November 29th 6-9pm

  • Golden Tree in Colored Pencil with Icarus Board (class link)

$64 includes all supplies

This class will focus on creating a vibrant fall tree with bold shadows, and subtle background.

Learn basic colored pencil skills using the Icarus Board as you learn layering, burnishing, and a variety of techniques of drawing with colored pencils.  Phil will discuss the Icarus board, the hot and cold sides and how to use them, then he will go over the wax based colored pencils and what to expect by using the Prismacolored pencils on the Icarus Board.

Discover colors and how to mix and layer them to achieve the proper hues. He will cover the pressure needed to mix and burnish the colors and get that photographic look.  With Phil's system beginners or professionals can follow along and discover how I see colors and how he makes colors.  This class is to enjoy and learn about a new tool to use with wax base tools. 


 

 

Saturday, Dec 2nd 1-4pm

  • Colorful Snowy Mountain Range- Watercolor Workshop with Phyllis Gubins (class link)

$49 each or $64 with supplies

Paint the varied colors of snow covering these huge, rugged mountains with a few soft details of trees and a river in the foreground.

 

Tuesday, Dec 5th 5:30-8:30pm

  • Watercolor Workshop with Phyllis Gubins - Create Easy Mini Winter Landscapes (class link)

$49 each or $64 with supplies

This week we will paint several easy snow-covered mini landscapes that will make perfect small paintings that can be given as gifts or they even can be transformed into holiday cards.

 

 

Sat. Dec. 9th 10am - 1pm

$57 includes all supplies

Capture reflections, soft shadows and a bold lotus flower atop soft waters.   Tasia will guide you through capturing this beautiful and tranquil painting.  She will guide you through all of the steps in creating this colorful and dynamic painting. 

 

 

 

Sunday, Dec 10th 1-4pm

  • Vibrant Succulents - Watercolor Workshop with Phyllis Gubins (class link)

$49 each or $64 with supplies

Capture a closeup colorful image of our native plants. You will learn layering techniques with varied colors to create depth and make your painting come to life.

 

 

Wednesday, December 13th 6-9pm

  • Funky Name in Colored Pencil with Icarus Board (class link)

$64 includes all supplies

This class will focus on creating a fun drawing using your name or choose to give the painting away as a gift and draw one of your family member's names.  Let us know what name you would like to create by Dec. 6th so Phil can have it ready for you.

Learn basic colored pencil skills using the Icarus Board as you learn layering, burnishing, and a variety of techniques of drawing with colored pencils.  Phil will discuss the Icarus board, the hot and cold sides and how to use them, then he will go over the wax based colored pencils and what to expect by using the Prismacolored pencils on the Icarus Board.

Discover colors and how to mix and layer them to achieve the proper hues. He will cover the pressure needed to mix and burnish the colors and get that photographic look.  With Phil's system beginners or professionals can follow along and discover how I see colors and how he makes colors.  This class is to enjoy and learn about a new tool to use with wax base tools. 

 

Saturday, December 16th 11-2pm (class link)

  • Lighthouse Moon

$49 each or $64 with Supplies

Capture this night scene along the coast with Marco and learn to create depth, moon reflections and a glowing lighthouse.  You will learn a variety of new techniques and will expand your painting powers.  Night scenes are unique to paint, learn to capture the night with ease.

 

 

Saturday, Dec. 16th 3-5pm

$39 each or 2 for $68

The holidays are full of fun and festive joy and we will capture your holiday love.  Choose any holiday or winter subject from a snowy forest to a tropical Christmas tree or Frosty or even Rudolph.  This fun class will get you in the season and add a flair to your holiday decor.