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Adult Art Classes at GPMA October, November, December 2019

Needlefelting Birds with Corbin Brashear Saturday, November 2 12:30 - 4 pm at Grants Pass Museum of Art

Adult Art (& more) Classes!

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Click on any picture to reach our website class signup page. We now have two levels of pricing for classes. Museum members receive a $5 discount on all adult art classes. To become a member or to renew a membership: Click here

Elements of Art – Texture, Form, & Shape with Kristen O’Neill Saturday, October 12 1 – 4 pm

Part of the series of fundamental art classes: Elements of Art We will explore texture and how it creates the quality of an object, how form is created in 2D & 3D artworks, and how artworks have used shape. Class includes: An art history exploration of works that focused on texture, form, and shape. Art projects to explore all three:

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Adult Art Classes at Grants Pass Museum of Art- Fall 2019

Needlefelting Birds with Corbin Brashear Saturday, November 2 12:30 - 4 pm

Adult Art Classes!

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Click on any picture to reach our website class signup page. We now have two levels of pricing for classes. Museum members receive a $5 discount on all classes. To become a member or to renew a membership: Click here

How to Draw Eyes with Kristen O’Neill Saturday, 9/28, 1-4 pm $30/$35 Learn techniques to draw realistic eyes, including: How to draw that second, pesky eye that never cooperates How to create a life-like feeling in the eyes Where to place the eyes, and gaze How to draw eyes of different ages Coloring eyes realistically $30/Members, $35/Non-Members. All materials provided.

Elements of Art – Texture, Form, & Shape with Kristen O’Neill Saturday, October 12 1 – 4 pm

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Summer Kids Classes at Grants Pass Museum of Art

Grants Pass Museum of Art Kids Art Classes! Visit our Website We're having a fun summer of art here!

Kids Art Classes!

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We’re having a fun summer of art here!

Click on any picture to reach our website class signup page. Advanced registration is strongly recommended most of these classes are on the verge of filling.Classes are limited in size and we don’t want to have to turn away a child. All classes are $15 and include all the materials!

Fish Prints! with Kim de Young Tuesday, August 13 1 – 3 pm

In this class for 9-12 years old. We will learn about the Japanese art of fish printing, called Gyotaku. We will use a variety of realistic rubber fish as we work in the process of printmaking. Together we will create one long mural, and each

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August 2019 Adult Art Classes at GPMA

People attend an art class at Grants Pass Museum of Art GPMA

August 2019 Adult Art Classes at GPMA Art Classes! Visit our Website Click on any picture to reach our website class signup page. We now have two levels of pricing for classes. Museum members receive a $5 discount on all classes. To become a member or to renew a membership: Click here Elements of Art – Color with Kristen O’Neill Saturday, August 3 1 – 4 pm Part of the series of fundamental art classes: Elements of Art Color! Color can be one of the most dominate elements. · Learn about hues, value, and intensity. · Explore the historical changes of color use, warm vs. cool palettes. · Create your own color wheel for reference. · Learn, with simple projects, how to set a mood with color in your artwork. Class will be taught in acrylic – but the knowledge works for all mediums. A great class for the beginner,

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Art Classes Summer 2019 – Grants Pass Museum of Art

art classes summer 2019 at grants pass museum of art

Art Classes!

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Click to reach our website class signup page. We now have two levels of pricing for classes. Museum members receive a $5 discount on all classes this year. To become a member or to renew a membership: Click here

Traditional Painting Techniques with Kristen O’Neill Saturday, June 29 1 – 4 pm

This class we will explore traditional painting techniques. We will start our paintings with an underpainting, then learn how to block in your painting, and add texture. Then we can use glazing, scumbling, and sgraffito. These will be taught in acrylic. Students will leave with a painting that uses all these techniques. We will be using a Renaissance palette of color. All levels are welcome! $30/Members, $35/Non-Members. All materials

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Winter 2019 Art Classes at Grants Pass Museum of Art

Fractured Flowers with Linda Dunn TWO DIFFERENT DATES OFFERED: Saturday, Mar. 9 or Thursday, Mar. 14 1 - 4 pm at Grants Pass Museum of Art

Art Classes!

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Click on any picture to reach our website class signup page. We now have two levels of pricing for classes. Museum members receive a $5 discount on all classes this year. To become a member or to renew a membership: Click here

ALMOST FULL: Creative Idea Generator with Karen O’Brien Saturday, Feb 2 10:30 am – 1 pm

Play generates ideas and constraints make things interesting. They send you in new directions and bypass inhibitions. The assignment is to make a figure. Any kind of figure. Or more than one! The more you do, the more ideas you will generate for bigger projects like dolls, drawings, paintings, and sculpture. This is a chance to engage deeply and freely with your imagination

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Classes at Grants Pass Museum of Art Winter 2019

Color and Value Kristen ONeill

Art Classes!

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Click on any picture to reach our website class signup page. We now have two levels of pricing for classes. Museum members receive a $5 discount on all classes this year. To become a member or to renew a membership: Click here

Sketching 101 with Kristen O’Neill Saturday, Jan. 26 1 – 4 pm

Improve your sketching skills. Learn mark-making techniques, and how to draw a 3D object from real life. We will have sketching exercises in this class to practice and will learn about black & white sketches, value sketching, negative space and more. All materials are provided. $30/Members, $35/Non-Members. All materials provided.

Creative Idea Generator with Karen O’Brien Saturday, Feb 2 10:30

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Bring in the New Year with Adult Art Classes in Grants Pass

Creative Idea Generator with Karen O'Brien and other adult art classes at the Grants Pass Museum of Art in 2019

Art Classes!

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Click on any picture to reach our website class signup page. We now have two levels of pricing for classes. Museum members receive a $5 discount on all classes this year. To become a member or to renew a membership: Click here

Sketching 101 with Kristen O’Neill Saturday, Jan. 26 1 – 4 pm

Improve your sketching skills. Learn mark-making techniques, and how to draw a 3D object from real life. We will have sketching exercises in this class to practice and will learn about black & white sketches, value sketching, negative space and more. All materials are provided. $30/Members, $35/Non-Members. All materials provided.

Creative Idea Generator with Karen O’Brien Saturday, Feb

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3rd Friday Art Reception – November 16, 2018

Poulnabrone Dolmen by Paul Jorizzo

Detail of Journey’s End by Sheryl Swift 3rd Friday Art Reception, November 16, 2018 IN THE MAIN GALLERY

Don’t Fence Me In: 2018 Annual Members Exhibit

November 9–December 21, 2018

Poulnabrone Dolmen by Paul Jorizzo

Reception: Friday, November 16, 5:00-8:00 pm

Member artists of the Rogue Gallery & Art Center were encouraged to express themselves without boundaries as the title “Don’t Fence Me In” implies. Exhibiting artist include:

Bruce Allen, Charles Anderson, Robert Arieas, Betty Barss, Sue Bennett, Linda Boutacoff, PJ Boyd, Susan Eileen Burnes, Sarah F. Burns, Leonard Burton, Violet Burton, Katy Cauker, Millie Clarke, Dawna Curler, Valerie Dann, Susan DeRosa, Anna Elkins, Cynthia Flowers, Alx Fox, Miles Frode, Tom Glassman, Jay Gordon, Nancy Graham, Kelly Gratton, Carla Griffin, Phyllis Gustafson, Lane Hall, Claudia Harlow, John Hawkins, Rebecca Hawkins, Linda Henning, Anna Hinkle, Howard Hunt, Marilyn Hurst, Zelpha Hutton, Jennifer Ivey, Paul Jorizzo, Joan Kennedy, Susan Hoppe

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Fall 2018 Art Classes at Grants Pass Museum

fall 2018 classes at grants pass museum

Art Classes! Visit our Website Click on any picture to reach our website class signup page. Color Theory – Still Life with Bobbi Baldwin Friday, 9/21 & Sat. 9/22 10:30 am – 4 pm This class will work from a still life. We will study the effects of light and shadow, exploring the temperatures of light and how lights influence what we paint. It is a must have class for all artists. Bobbi will describe and demonstrate the anatomy of light and shadow. All mediums are welcome (except oil paint). $150. 3D Zentangle with Cindy Hernandez Saturday, Oct. 6 1 – 4 pm Learn Zentangle designs with certified Zentangle instructor, Cindy Hernandez. Then create fun and flexible 3D art with them. Zentangle is a creative doodling process where there are no mistakes, and fantastic looking designs are easily repeatable. $35. All materials included. Color Mixing with Kristen O’Neill Saturday,

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