6-Week Class


10am-12pm OR 6-8pm

Cost: $90 for 6-week class

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2020 Sessions

Fall Session: TBD

Instructor: Rhona Dawson

Location: Art Room A, 3nd floor at SCCA

Ages: Adults, ages 16+


Registration required. Space is limited and classes are subject to participation minimums. Register online up to a week prior to a session starting or by calling 757-923-0003.

Class Detail: Class is an exciting look and the practical and basic painting methods, techniques and paint manipulation. One on one and group instruction provided. This class will be provided a “Still-Life” subject and through a series of techniques will create an Acrylic painting to mimic the still life. This is a fun and rewarding challenge providing the knowledge and confidence to continue painting with your own idea subjects after Still-Life Acrylic Painting wraps up. The class will take a quick look into the general painting fundamentals. Function of a palette, Arrangement of paint on a palette for best practices, types of brushes and their functions, canvas vs other options, general basics on acrylic paints. Acrylic paint & brush clean up and protecting the final product. After the introduction a quick sketch of the subject before painting.