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Painting Studio

Painting Studio (Oil Painting and/or Water Color) — (Grades 6–12) Fine Arts Credit 

Teacher:  Mrs. Lorrie Dykstra

Time:  Thursday 10:00-11:55 OR Friday 10:00-11:55 

Class and Material Cost:  $414
A material fee of $20 is included in the cost of the class.

Prerequisite: Two years drawing or permission from instructor. Those wishing to join this class should submit drawings to determine readiness for this class or contact the teacher.

***This is a 2 hour course

Painting is a delight; no matter what media you choosewatercolor or oil. As we paint, we learn about composition, value, color, temperature, and drawing. Our studio class will have you painting successful pictures right away. Come join the fun!

NOTE: A maximum of 12 students will be allowed. Some prior experience in painting before taking this class would be beneficial.

All painting supplies will be provided except: Oil Paintingcanvas board or stretched canvas 10 x 14, 18 x 24, and a tabletop easel (aluminum); Watercolor140 lb. cold-press watercolor paper, any size.  Supplies can be found at Hobby Lobby, Michael’s, T-Square, or Blick Studio at 1-800-828-4548 (for a free catalog) or

Supplies Needed—Oil Painting

  • tabletop easel (aluminum)

  • canvas board, or stretched canvas, 10 x 14, 18 x 24

Supplies Needed—Water Color
  • 140 pound cold—press paper (any size) (Mrs. Dykstra suggests nothing less than 90 lb. paper)




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