Classes & Workshops

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John Kilroy

Fine Art Academy

ET Wright Building - 379 Liberty St. Suite# 218 , Rockland, MA

781-925-0582        www.johnkilroy.com

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WINTER CLASS SCHEDULE


The Direct Experience~Alla Prima Still Life/Color Lab Atelier

 

Now featuring Advanced Painting Concept, Design and Composition in addition to our already robust class curriculum

 

in Wednesday and Thursday Atelier.

 

 

Wednesday 10:00 am-4:00 pm

 

January 15 - March 5,2014

March 12 - April 30, 2014

 

8 weeks

 

305.00


Thursday 10:00 am-4:00 pm

 

January 30 - March 20, 2014

March 27 - May 15, 2014


8 weeks

 

305.00


Ability level: all levels

 

Explore Direct Painting, Alla Prima Painting. We will cover all aspects of Direct Painting: composition, observation, light, color, methods, techniques, materials and fundamentals including skills of execution and expression. Each class offers new and challenging exercises, which will hone skills. This course will cover the finer points and subtlety in art which can only be addressed when superimposed over previously developed and executed paintings. The Atelier addresses the need of the serious artist to create masterful works of art. This applies to any level of experience from the complete beginner to the long-time professional seeking to improve their work. Plenty of individual attention is given. This allows us to surpass any existing adult level art education offered anywhere and rivaling any university level system of art education.

 

This class will inspire and empower you!

 

 

The Direct Experience

 

Morning Session Only

 

Wednesday 10:00 am-1:00 pm

 

January 15 - March 5, 2014

March 12 - April 30, 2014


8 weeks

 

185.00

 

 

Thursday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

 

January 30 - March 20, 2014

March 27 - May 15, 2014

 

8 weeks

 

185.00

 

Ability level: all levels

 

Explore Direct Painting, Alla Prima Painting. We will cover all aspects of Direct Painting: composition, observation, light, color, methods, techniques, materials and fundamentals including skills of execution and expression. Each class offers new and challenging exercises, which will hone skills. Plenty of individual attention is given.

 

 


Portrait and Figure Oil Painting and Drawing

 


Wednesday 6:30-9:30 pm

 

January 29 - March 19, 2014

March 26 - May 14, 2014

 

8 weeks

 

235.00 (includes model fee)

 

 

Ability level: all levels

 

Learn to accurately render the human form. You will develop your technical skills for drawing and painting in oils by studying light, values, color and by gaining an understanding of edges and planes. Alla Prima painting skills will be taught to encourage technical accuracy. Students may choose to work in pastel, oil, watercolor, acrylic, charcoal, or other drawing and painting media. Plenty of individual attention is given.

 

 

 

Pastel/All Media Class

 


Thursday 6:30-9:30 pm

 

January 30 - March 20, 2014

March 27 - May 15, 2014

 

8 weeks

 

185.00

 

 

Ability level: all levels

 

For the pastelist:

 

Pastel offers a unique bridge between drawing and painting. This class, suited for both beginner and advanced artists, covers techniques in both oil and chalk pastel, giving the student a solid introduction and foundation to pastel painting. Each class offers new and challenging exercises, which will hone skills.

 

 

For the painter:

 

Explore direct painting, alla prima painting. We will cover aspects of painting: composition, observation, light, color, methods, techniques, materials and fundamentals including skills of execution and expression. Each class offers new and challenging exercises, which will hone skills.

 

An emphasis on accurate perception, the importance of understanding the qualities of light and utilization of color harmony will be covered which translates to any medium.

 

This class will allow you to explore subjects while building skill and confidence in your handling of medium.

 

Plenty of individual attention is given.

 

This is slated to be pastel class but other media are welcome, (Oil, acrylic, gouache, watercolor, drawing media)

 

 

 



Visit our updated Academy webpages:  http://www.johnkilroy.com/fine-art-academy.html


DRAWING FOR YOUNG PEOPLE


On going art classes for young people with a desire to understand more about art.


A weekly lesson teaching the technical aspects of drawing. Working with Soft pastels, Charcoal, and Pencil the students are guided through the process of drawing a Still Life set-up. The use of traditional organizing principles and visual elements of art are taught. Shape, volume, space, design, and color theory are discussed. Individual attention is given to each student. Progress is an ongoing process. Beginner’s materials are included. As students advance they may want to invest in their own supplies.


WINTER CLASSES   2014


DRAWING

 

WEDNESDAY   4PM – 6PM

January 8,15,22 February 5,12      5 classes  $105


THURSDAY    4PM – 6PM

January 2,9,16,23 February 6,13     6 classes   $125


SATURDAY    11AM – 1PM 

           January 4,11,18,25 February 8,15      6 classes   $125

  

ET Wright Building

379 Liberty Street  Suite 101 K

Rockland, MA  02370


Teacher:   Joan Dalto   Joan@JoanDalto.com

                         781-820-3978                                 

                                       www.4thfloorartists.org  

RENDEZVOUS with ART

These classes are basically a social painting party where you will be guided to paint your own version of a famous artwork. All the materials are provided; you just bring your inspiration, creativity and follow step by step.

2014 Schedule


Evening classes are held twice a month: 1st Tuesday and last Friday.


January 31

February 4 and 28

March 4 and 28

April 1 and 25

May 6 and 30

June 3 and 27

July 1 and 25

August 5 and 29

September 2 and 26

October 7 and 31

November 4 and 28

December 2 and 26


Classes are held at the gallery located on the 1st floor of the ET Wright Building, 379 Liberty St. Rockland, MA or at the instructor’s studio, 83 E. Water St., Rockland, MA. You will be notified about the location before your session.


2 1/2 hour art session............$55 per persion

2 1/2 hour art session............$100 per couple


Instructor - Alexandra Jordankova

                  www.fineartbyAlexandra.com

                  617-733-5216