Advanced Watercolor with Nathun Finkhouse

Vancouver Art Space 8700 NE Vancouver Mall Drive, 283, Vancouver, WA

Advanced watercolor courseLearn advanced watercolor techniques and how to use them to make visually striking works of art. We will practice using color, value, and textures in a way that creates both realistic and vivid results. Do you feel like your sky or water techniques need some work? Do you struggle to get what you … Continue reading Advanced Watercolor with Nathun Finkhouse

Drawing Intermediate & Advanced November Session

Vancouver Art Space 8700 NE Vancouver Mall Drive, 283, Vancouver, WA

Challenge yourselfDrawing TechniquesIn this 4 week class we will explore and push the boundaries of drawing as we hone our skills and experiment with a variety of drawing tools, styles and techniquesChallenge yourselfExpand your drawing vocabularyTest out new techniquesDrawing subjects will include Still Life, Portraiture, Fantasy and moreSupply List, Please Bring:Variety of pencils, conte, charcoal, … Continue reading Drawing Intermediate & Advanced November Session

Beginning Drawing November Session

Vancouver Art Space 8700 NE Vancouver Mall Drive, 283, Vancouver, WA

Basics and beyondDrawing TechniquesGain skill, learn techniques using charcoal, pencil, color pencil, and pen & inkDrawing subjects may include Still Life, Portraiture, Fantasy and morePlease bring : 9x12 or larger drawing board, 9x12 or larger drawing pad or sketch book, and 4b,8b,4h pencils, vine charcoal, micron pen set, conte.  Kneaded eraser, Gum eraser (or equiv) Click … Continue reading Beginning Drawing November Session

Portraits in Paint and Pencil

Vancouver Art Space 8700 NE Vancouver Mall Drive, 283, Vancouver, WA

Explore the Art of Portraiture with Paint ,Pastel and PencilLearn how to develop a portrait from start to finish! Working with a live model you will learn to see volume, value and explore color.We will be using Pencil, Pastel and Oil painting techniquesWeek 1 will be drawing, learning layout and proportion.Week 2 will be PastelsWeek … Continue reading Portraits in Paint and Pencil

Pen and Ink Illustration December Session

Vancouver Art Space 8700 NE Vancouver Mall Drive, 283, Vancouver, WA

This 4 part class will cover drawing techniques using pen and ink combinations, ideal for comics and illustration.Ideal for comics and illustration Building your own shapes with and without a visual referenceCreating mid tones, highlight and shadow through cross hatching and stipple How to choose proper line weight, and shading with water will be covered.Supply … Continue reading Pen and Ink Illustration December Session

Paint a Krampus

Vancouver Art Space 8700 NE Vancouver Mall Drive, 283, Vancouver, WA

Make-and-Take paint event featuring Krampus!In this Make & Take event Krystle will help you paint Krampus in acrylic paint!You will get a pre sketched 11”x14” canvas , we have several designs to choose from Guided instruction from instructor Krystle All materials and supplies are included Ages 12+

Beginning Watercolor December Session

Vancouver Art Space 8700 NE Vancouver Mall Drive, 283, Vancouver, WA

Beginning Watercolor with Instructor Hannah ComplinBeginning Watercolor Paintingwith professional artist and experienced workshop instructor, Hannah Complin .In this class you will learn important fundamental techniques for handling watercolors, the importance of a good brush and how to determine paper quality. You will also be able to create paintings that will challenge and amaze!Supply List:Supply List: … Continue reading Beginning Watercolor December Session

Mixed-media Collage Boot Camp

Vancouver Art Space 8700 NE Vancouver Mall Drive, 283, Vancouver, WA

Students will be guided in mixed-media collage techniques step by step to complete a 16x20 unique artworkStudents will be guided in mixed-media collage techniques step by step to complete a 16x20 unique artwork within the class period. This is why it’s called Boot Camp! Students will be pushed in a highly supportive and engaging class … Continue reading Mixed-media Collage Boot Camp

Mixed-media Magic

Vancouver Art Space 8700 NE Vancouver Mall Drive, 283, Vancouver, WA

Mixed-media Magic is a 3 week-course where students will learn and practice a spectrum of mixed-media techniquesMixed-media Magic is a 3 week-course where students will learn and practice a spectrum … Continue reading Mixed-media Magic

Pastel Fundamentals December Session

Vancouver Art Space 8700 NE Vancouver Mall Drive, 283, Vancouver, WA

Learn the fundamentals of drawing with chalk pastelsIn this class you will learn how to use soft chalk pastels to create beautiful, loose, colorful drawings. This is an open studio format class.Required Supply list PLEASE BRING:Set of 12 Soft Chalk Pastels9”x12” Sanded Paper11”x14” Drawing PadActively enrolled students get 20% off art suppliesPlease note this is … Continue reading Pastel Fundamentals December Session

Loose Watercolor Florals

Vancouver Art Space 8700 NE Vancouver Mall Drive, 283, Vancouver, WA

Artist Pamela Sue Johnson will guide you in how to draw simple floral compositions and paint with a loose and easy watercolor style.Loose watercolor painting is the art of letting … Continue reading Loose Watercolor Florals

Intro to Portrait Drawing

Vancouver Art Space 8700 NE Vancouver Mall Drive, 283, Vancouver, WA

Come and learn the fundamentals of drawing realistic features and faces!Come and learn the fundamentals of drawing realistic features and faces! This class will cover the basics of drawing and … Continue reading Intro to Portrait Drawing