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Register now for Summer 2019 classes.

Beginning Pencil Drawing
Join this introductory, individually focused and interactive course on learning to draw with a single pencil. Students will use creativity and imagination to put onto practice the basic principles of drawing; topics include shading and rendering texture, proportions and perspective. Please bring your own HB pencil, drawing paper and eraser if available.

Instructor: Steve Tanaka worked as an artist in industry for more than thirty years. He enjoys helping others maximize their artistic abilities through drawing and sketching.

8 Tuesdays
12:15 – 2:15pm
May 14 - July 2, 2019
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $110
#8235.104
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Pencil Drawing Intermediate
This intermediate, individually focused and interactive course will concentrate on the further development of drawing fundamentals and include composition and drawing from the imagination. Prerequisite: completion of a basic drawing course. Please bring your own HB pencil, drawing paper and eraser if available.

Instructor: Steve Tanaka worked as an artist in industry for more than thirty years. He enjoys helping others maximize their artistic abilities through drawing and sketching.

8 Wednesdays
9:30 – 11:30am
May 15 - July 3, 2019
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $110
#8234.103
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Watercolor
for Beginners
Learn the magic of painting with watercolors. Gradually gain knowledge of basic watercolor skills and techniques while following the instructor in a step-by-step process of creating your own paintings. No experience necessary to enjoy this artistic adventure.

Instructor: Sharon Maguire is a watercolor artist and credentialed teacher who has taught painting through the Pierce College Encore Program. She has a passion for helping others discover the joy and adventure of painting with watercolors.

8 Mondays
1:00 – 3:00pm
May 6 – July 1, 2019
(no class May 27)
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $115 plus $20 material fee to instructor
#8213.204
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CVAE classes start promptly at their scheduled times. Please be courteous to others; arrive 5-10 minutes early to park and get to the classroom.
Classes on this page
Beginning Pencil Drawing
Create with Colored Pencils
Intermediate Oils & Acrylics
Intro to Oils & Acrylics
Naturescape Watercolor
Oil/Acrylic Workshop
Oriental Watercolor Painting for Beginners
Painting on Yupo Paper
Pencil Drawing Intermediate
Seasonal Simple Stroke Watercolor
Watercolor for Beginners
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Naturescape Watercolor
Take inspiration from nature then create a beautiful watercolor painting. This naturescape class invites you to learn how to depict the natural elements arranged into a coherent composition. Bring your own supplies or pay $20 to instructor for new materials.

Instructor: Day Steinhart is an accomplished watercolor teacher and artist who brings creativity, humor and passion to her art class; she holds a BA in Fine Art & Design.

6 Wednesdays
3:00 – 5:00pm
May 8 – June 19, 2019
(no class June 5)
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $105
#8219.202
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Intro to
Oils & Acrylics
This beginning painting class will teach you the basics of oil painting, along with the theories of color and composition. With basic oil painting techniques, beautiful projects can be created quickly. Students may also choose to work with acrylic paints. Materials furnished for first class; supply list for additional items provided at that time.

Instructor: Stella Violano is a published artist whose artwork is licensed and sold on greeting cards, garden flags and puzzles.  Her work painting animals and wildlife is award winning.

6 Thursdays
12:00 – 2:30pm
April 25 – June 6, 2019
(no class May 23)
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $105 plus $15 material fee to instructor
#8200.204
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Intermediate
Oils & Acrylics
Build on your artistic skills with oil and acrylic paints, applying theories of color and composition. Previous painting experience and supplies required.

Instructor: Stella Violano is a published artist whose artwork is licensed and sold on greeting cards, garden flags and puzzles.  Her work painting animals and wildlife is award winning.

6 Thursdays
2:45 – 5:15pm
April 25 – June 6, 2019
(no class May 23)
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $105
#8201.204
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Oil / Acrylic Workshop

Join master artist Barbara Shannon for an opportunity to paint in her workshop setting. Instruction is provided for new students, and returning students get the benefit of consultation with the instructor for their works in progress.

Join master artist Barbara Shannon for an opportunity to paint in her workshop setting. Instruction is provided for new students, and returning students get the benefit of consultation with the instructor for their works in progress.

Instructor: Barbara Shannon is a long-time art educator, an award winning artist, and author of the multimedia textbook Exploring Art Media.

10 Tuesdays
3:00 – 5:00 pm
May 7 - July 9, 2019
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5


Cost:
Seniors: $75 plus $12 material fee to instructor
Non-Seniors: $110 plus $12 material fee to instructor
#9340.205

....OR

10 Tuesdays
6:30 - 8:30 pm
May 7 - July 9, 2019
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5


Cost:
Seniors: $75 plus $12 material fee to instructor
Non-Seniors: $110 plus $12 material fee to instructor

#9340.306

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Painting on Yupo Paper

Explore painting on yupo synthetic paper with watercolor, acrylic and colored ink. Complete 3 painting projects (1 per class) using this interesting and artistic surface. All materials included.

Instructor: Nela V. Steric is an art educator, and actively exhibiting artist. Learn more at her website www.teachergallery.com

3 Thursdays
6:00 – 8:00pm
June 13 - 27, 2019
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $55 plus $30 material fee to instructor
#8202.301
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Create with Colored Pencils

Create high quality drawings through the compact and versatile medium of colored pencil. Learn layering, burnishing, and impressed-line techniques, and explore various drawing surfaces. Bring a set of 48 Prismacolor Premier pencils to first class.

Instructor: Judith Crowe, Ed.D, is a career educator and an award-winning artist who has been honored for her work with colored pencils. Check out her website at www. judithcrowe.com.

6 Tuesdays
10:00am – 12:00pm
June 4 – July 16 , 2019
(no class Jun 25)
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $90 plus $10 material fee to instructor.
#8233.101
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Oriental Watercolor Painting for Beginners

Oriental Art is a wellspring of inspiration for tranquility and contemplation. In this beginning class you will experience a variety of brush strokes to create simple oriental paintings.

Instructor: Day Steinhart is an accomplished watercolor teacher and artist who brings creativity, humor and passion to her art class; she holds a BA in Fine Art & Design.

4 Fridays
1:00 – 3:30pm
June 21 – July 19, 2019
(no class July 5)
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $75
#8209.201

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Seasonal Simple Stroke Watercolor

With the simple stroke of a brush you can create pretty watercolor flowers, grasses, flower pots and more. Learn how to let the brush and paint do the work to design cards, enhance store bought stationery, or use in your journals. No art experience needed; contact the instructor at SJLaporte@verizon. net in advance of class for supply list.

Instructor: Shirley LaPorte owns her own calligraphy and invitation business. She has appeared on the DIY network craft show and has had art projects and articles published in national and international magazines.

4 Wednesdays
12:30 – 2:30pm
May 1 - May 22, 2019
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $90 plus $5 material fee to instructor
#8211.205

....OR

4 Wednesdays
12:30 – 2:30pm
May 29 - June 19, 2019
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $90 plus $5 material fee to instructor
#8211.206

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For more information, call 805-497-2761 ext. 1201, or e-mail Anne Bartholomew at AnneB@ConejoAdultEd.org
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