Painting Water: Reflections, Transparencies, Waves and Underwater

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Record Type: 
Express Class
Start Date: 
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Online Course: Wednesday 6:30 - 9:30 pm Six-week class beginning July 29, 2020
Schedule time: 
6:30 - 9:30 pm

Course Description:

Fluid, seductive, reflective. . . water is the essence of life. Paint different aspects of water: in the movement of waves, reflections and transparencies, pulling inspiration from lakes and oceans, rivers, waterfalls and marshes, and even underwater. We’ll examine abstract and representational depictions of water to understand how different artists have captured imagery: from Japanese printmaking to Homer as inspiration. Learn several different paint techniques, as well as use a variety of different kinds of paints: pouring medium, interference (that which shimmers and shines) and beautiful glazes.

Skill Level: Intermediate

  • This interactive online class is presented via Zoom. Please download Zoom prior to your first class:
  • You will be emailed Zoom meeting instructions, including a unique URL and meeting ID, to join the class at least 1 day before the start of the class.
  • Review the supply list posted. Students are responsible for purchasing all necessary supplies except where indicated.
  • Many of the supply lists for specific EAC classes are available online at Blick U.
  • Classes that do not meet enrollment minimums will be cancelled three days prior to the start of the class.
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Pricing Details

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  • Regular Rate: $230.00
  • Member Rate: $210.00

Except for the Independent Study Program, EAC membership is no longer required to take adult classes. EAC members receive a tuition discount on all adult classes, youth classes and workshops. A $75 Independent Study membership is required to participate in the Independent Study Program. The Evanston resident discount no longer applies.

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