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Adult

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Painting Essentials with Sam Morrow – Mondays 10am-1pm $ 175-$210 members $225-270 non-members

Sam Morrow will teach traditional painting techniques and methods. He will go through all basic processes from underpainting, through body paint, glazing, scumbling, wet into wet, wet onto dry, transparency and opacity to name but a few. Students will apply the principles learned to their own paintings, working from still life, photographs or the imagination.  Group discussion will be a […]

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Plein Air Painting with Sam Morrow – Wednesdays 10am-1pm $ 245 members $315 nonmembers

Taking advantage of the fall weather, Sam will conduct Plein Air classes, teaching traditional painting techniques and methods. Sam will go through all basic processes from under painting, through body painting, glazing, scumbling, wet into wet, wet onto dry, transparency and opacity, to name a few. Group discussion will be a feature in class as […]

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Still Life Oil Painting with Rick Daskam – Thursdays 9:30am-12:30pm $ 245 members $315 nonmembers

Instructor Rick Daskam will be working from a new still life each week. You will learn drawing skills, understanding of light and shadow, color relationships and composition. All levels of expertise welcome! Fall I: 7 weeks – 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25 Cost: $245 members $315 non-members Fall II: 7 weeks – 11/1, […]

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Drawing Fundamentals with Sam Morrow – Thursdays 1:30-3:30pm $ 144-168 members/$216-252 non-members

Sam Morrow will guide the student through all the fundamental techniques, materials and concepts of traditional drawing, including line, tone, volume, form, composition, proportion and much more. 

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Life Drawing with Victor DeMasi – Thursday evenings 7-9pm $ 12 Members $15 Non-members

Live models are presented for this open, drop in studio session. Open to adults of all skill levels. Please bring your own supplies. Class is ongoing and artists of all levels are invited.

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Finding Your Voice—Acrylic Abstract Painting with Rachel Volpone – Fridays 11am-2pm $ 210-245 members / $270-315 non-members

This class is for painters who would like to explore the possibilities of opening up their work to abstraction, whether by maintaining a sense of realism or moving into non-objectivity. Focus will be in finding an authentic way to express ideas as well as challenging the way of viewing and making art. Reference materials like […]

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Elementary

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Joy of Art with Laura McCormick – Elementary – Mondays 5-6pm $ 108 members / $132 for non-members

For new and returning students. Instructor Laura McCormick will introduce your child to multiple media including watercolor painting, pastels, ink, charcoal and more. Laura is a freelance artist specializing in charcoal and pastel portraiture and has a unique and engaging way of teaching. All materials included. Ages 8+

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Figure Drawing with Tania Henderson – Elementary -Tuesdays 5-6pm $ 108-144 members/$132-176 for non-members

Learn to draw people using basic drawing concepts such as proportion, perspective, anatomy, and design. Students will learn through guided exercises, observation, and by practicing to draw themselves and others. Extra time will be dedicated to drawing facial expressions, clothing, hands, and portraiture.

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Art Exploration with Laura McCormick – Elementary Wednesdays 5-6pm $ 90-108 members/$110-132 for non-members

Instructor Laura McCormick will have weekly projects, and students are encouraged to explore a wide variety of art styles and techniques, while strengthening both their artistic skills and their understanding of art. Students are encouraged to work at their own level and stretch their imagination in a relaxed and fun environment.

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Slimy Science with Kristin Quell-Garguilo — Elementary – Thursdays 5-6pm $ 126 Members/$154 Non-Members

Let’s make some slime! Experiment and practice measuring while making a new type of slime every day. We will run experiments with our slime creations, make crafts with lift over materials, and play with other kitchen chemistry actives. We will make Fluffy Slime, Glitter Slime, Oobleck and

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Traditional Drawing & Painting with Carol Miller – Elementary-Saturdays 11:30am-1pm $ 135 members/$162 for non-members

Instructor Carol Miller graduated from The Art Institute of Pittsburgh in Commercial Art, specializing in Fashion Illustration and Portraiture. She studied at the Traphagen School of Design in NYC.  Carol has been teaching at the Guild for many years and has helped hundreds of students develop their talents.

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Middle/HS

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Joy of Art with Laura McCormick- Mondays 3:15-4:45 pm – Middle/High School $ 162 members/$198 for non-members

For new and returning students. Instructor Laura McCormick will introduce your child to multiple media including watercolor painting, pastels, ink, charcoal and more. Laura is a freelance artist specializing in charcoal and pastel portraiture and has a unique and engaging way of teaching. All materials included.

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Figure Drawing with Tania Henderson – Tuesdays 3:15-4:45 pm – Middle/High School $ 162-216 members/$198-264 for non-members

Learn to draw people using basic drawing concepts such as proportion, perspective, anatomy, and design. Students will learn through guided exercises, observation, and by practicing to draw themselves and others. Extra time will be dedicated to drawing facial expressions, clothing, hands, and portraiture.

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Art Exploration with Laura McCormick – Wednesdays 3:15-4:45pm – Middle/High School $ 135-162 members/$165-198 for non-members

Instructor Laura McCormick will have weekly projects, and students are encouraged to explore a wide variety of art styles and techniques, while strengthening both their artistic skills and their understanding of art. Each student is encouraged to work at their own level and stretch their imagination in a relaxed and fun environment.

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Traditional Drawing & Painting with Carol Miller – Saturdays 1:30-4:30pm – Middle/High School $ 270 members/$324 for non-members

Instructor Carol Miller graduated from The Art Institute of Pittsburgh in Commercial Art, specializing in Fashion Illustration and Portraiture. She studied at the Traphagen School of Design in NYC.  Carol has been teaching at the Guild for many years and has helped hundreds of students develop their talents.

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