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Art Verve Academy

Learn, Create & Cultivate!

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Design & Composition: 

The purpose of this class is to set forth a new way to thinking about art. We will explore new approaches to design & composition, including Nōtan (濃淡) a Japanese design concept involving the play and placement of light and dark elements. 

Dates: Mar. 11, 18 in 2017

Meets: (4) Saturday Afternoons at 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM (3-hour duration) with Christy Olsen at TPS Building

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Drawing wth Color: Composition

Learn How to Make a Visual Statement with Impact! Learn how to arrange the elements of your drawing. Use color to enhance and punctuate the main event or message of your drawing. In this intermediate drawing class, we take the elements of design: line, shape, form and color, from basic tools of description and learn to see them as essential abstract compositional components.

Dates: Nov. 6, 13, 20, 27 in 2016 

Meets: (4) Sunday Mornings at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (3-hour duration) with Meredith Milstead at TPS Building

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