CARAVAGGIO

CARAVAGGIO

Paint Like an Italian: Morandi, Caravaggio and Artemisia Gentileschi

In this 6-week class, we will explore some of Italy’s most iconic painters for inspiration and take note of their time, culture, techniques, and backstory. We will look at their color palettes, light and painting narratives through in-class projects, individual research and group projects. Whether you are interested in the quiet of Morandis’ still lives, the operatic drama of Caravaggio or the girl power of Artemisia, this will be a motto bene painting experience for beginners and advanced alike. The class concludes with an individual painting project bringing the influences into contemporary perspectives. 

Fridays 9:30 to 2:00 Pm
August 30 through October 18
No Class Oct. 4 and Oct, 11

$250.  Bring sketchbook, scissors and paints to first class. 
$30 materials fee due to instructor at first class meeting
Napa Valley College UVC

Sign up at 707-302-2452

 


TIMETABLE

TIMETABLE

Printmaking: Monotype and Chine Collé

Try something new in this four-week class by experimenting with monotype to transfer images painted on Plexiglas to paper. We will layer and adhere specialty papers during the process using the Chine Collé method to create rich unique prints. For beginner and experienced printmakers who are looking to create a small series of unique prints.

Wednesdays 9:00 to 12:45PM
September 4, 11, 18 and 25

$200 + $30 materials fee due to instructor at first class meeting
Bring sketchbook, scissors and paints to first class. 

Sign up at 707-302-2452