2017 Classes

Printmaking Workshop
Ronna Leon
Mondays, ongoing 6-week sessions
9:00 am – 1:00 pm
$195 Non-members | $180
$55 Drop-in
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Drawing Basics
Larnie Fox
Six 2-hour classes
Thursdays
 6:30 – 8:30 pm
January 26 through March 9 (no class on February 23)
-and-
April 20 through May 25
Individualized instruction for continuing students
$160 Non-members | $145 Members
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Abstract Method and Structure
Stephen Schumm
Saturday, February 11
1:00 – 4:00 pm
$100 Non-members | $85
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Introduction to Encaustic Painting
Margot Hartford
Saturday, March 4
11:00 am – 4:00 pm
$130 Non-members | $115
$20 materials fee (payable to instructor in class)
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The Embedded Figure
Diane Williams & Chuck Potter
Saturday & Sunday, March 25 & 26
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
$110 Non-member | $95
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Painting and Then Some
Diane Williams & Chuck Potter
Saturday & Sunday, May 20 & 21
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
$110 Non-member | $95
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Mixed Media Workshops
Carl Heyward
Saturdays
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January 21, February 18
March 18, April 22, May 20
12:00 – 4:00 pm
$180 Non-members | $165
$20 materials fee (payable to the instructor in class)
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Figure to Abstraction
Louise Victor
Saturday, January 28
12:00 – 4:00 pm
$150 Non-members | $135
$25 model fee (payable to instructor in class)
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Monotype Exploration
Jen Cole
Sundays, February 5, 12, & 19
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
$210 Non-members | $195
$20 materials fee (payable to instructor in class)
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Professional Development

Energizing Your Art Career
Jeff Tover, Grace Teo, & TaVee McAllister Lee
Wednesday, March 15
6:30 – 8:30 pm
$40 Non-members | $25
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Journal Techniques and Tips 
Stephen Schumm
Saturdays, April 1 & 8
1:00 – 4:00 pm
$140 Non-member | $125
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The Personal Assemblage
Louise Victor
Saturday, May 13
1:00 – 4:00 pm
$130 Non-members | $115
$10 materials fee (payable to instructor in class)
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“Wrap Up Your Memories” Bracelet
Peg Jackson
Saturday, June 17
1:00 – 4:00 pm
$80 Non-members | $65
$15 Materials fee (payable to instructor in class)
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Exquisite Corpse
Diane Williams & Chuck Potter
Saturday & Sunday, January 21 & 22
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
$110 Non-members | $95
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Drawing on the Run
Karen LeGault
Saturday, February 4
9:30 am – 4:30 pm
$110 Non-members | $95
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Professional Development

How to Prepare for Juried Exhibitions
Peg Jackson & Mary Shaw
Wednesday February 15
6:30 – 8:30 pm
$40 Non-members | $25
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Mixed Media Selfie
Louise Victor
Saturday, March 25
12:00 – 3:00 pm
$140 Non-members | $125
$10 materials fee (payable to instructor in class)
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Miniature Mixed Media Jewelry Making
Peg Jackson
Saturday, April 15
1:00 – 4:00 pm
$80 Non-members | $65
$15 materials fee (payable to instructor in class)
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Summer Workshop
Nikki Basch Davis
Saturday, June 24th
10:00 a.m. – 2:.00 p.m.
Min 5 students | Max 15 students
$130 Non-members | $115
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Class list

January
Printmaking Workshop
Mixed Media Workshop
Exquisite Corpse
Drawing Basics
Figure to Abstraction

February
Printmaking Workshop
Drawing on the Run
Monotype Exploration
Abstract Method & Structure
How to Prepare for Juried Exhibitions
Mixed Media Workshop

March
Printmaking Workshop
Introduction to Encaustic Painting
Energizing Your Art Career
Mixed Media Workshop
Mixed Media Selfie
Embedded Figure

April
Printmaking Workshop
Journal Techniques & Tips
Mixed Media Jewelry
Drawing Basics
Mixed Media Workshop

May
Printmaking Workshop
The Personal Assemblage
Painting and Then Some
Mixed Media Workshop

June
Printmaking Workshop
Mixed Media Workshop
“Wrap Up Your Memories” Bracelet
Summer Workshop

The mission of the Arts Benicia’s Adult Education Program is to provide a learning environment for the exchange of ideas and information and to inspire the community to develop its creative potential.

Our community is very fortunate in having many professional studio artists who are also gifted teachers, and who have provided highly skilled instruction over the years in a caring, attentive classroom environment.

Classes are scheduled semiannually from January-June and July-December.

Arts Benicia members may take classes at a discounted price. To join Arts Benicia or to renew your membership, sign up online or call the office at 707-747-0131. For more information, contact us at info@artsbenicia.org