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Exploring Color for Painters: An Intuitive Approach

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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Melissa Staiger

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this painting class:

Join this workshop to learn how to bring focus and experimentation to your use of color in your paintings.

Artist Melissa Staiger will lead you through exercises that utilize our senses, visualization, and experimentation to explore new ways seeing and creating color. Through this innovative approach you will create palettes and color combinations in your own unique style or focus. This workshop will also include demonstrations and discussions that will help you learn how intuition and color theory can help resolve old work or make something brand new. Open to all levels of oil and acrylic painters.

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Three canvas or canvas boards 12 x 12 inches or larger

Brushes
suggested Brushes: #12 flat/ any other brushes you desire in this shape, #6 filbert/any other brushes you desire in this shape, # 2, #8, #12 rounds or bring what you have

Paint
suggested colors in acrylic or oil paint : Ivory Black, Cadmium Yellow Pale, Cadmium Red Medium, titanium white (big tube), ultramarine blue, alizarin crimson, Cadmium Orange, Cobalt Violet, Permanent Green or bring what you have

*bring in any mediums you are using with your paint, matte medium, linseed oil etc.

Practical Supplies to bring

  • container for water/turpenoid
  • plastic gloves for those using oil paint
  • sketchpad for notes
  • painting rag
  • pencil
  • Painting Imagery
  • one small meaningful object, photograph or pattern that we will use as a catalyst for painting an image

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Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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Refund Policy

Note: This provider has a temporary cancellation policy for COVID-19 related cancellations which is as follows:

Cancellations made 3 or more days in advance will receive a full credit for a rescheduled date with this provider   

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Original cancellation policy (non-COVID-19):

Refund Policies:

92nd Street Y is not responsible for providing makeup classes or issuing refunds for programs missed as a result of illness, emergencies or other events beyond our control.

There are no refunds for outings, classes or workshops that meet fewer than three times per semester.

If you are unable to attend, you may contact Customer Service prior to the first date for a receipt that enables you to claim your contribution as a tax-deductible gift.

Unless otherwise noted in program description, the following schedule applies to programs which meet three times or more per semester:

  • To receive a 100% refund, written request must be received 2 weeks prior to the first session.
  • To receive a 75% refund, written request must be received at least one day prior to the first session.
  • To receive a 50% refund, written request must be received at least one day prior to the second session.
  • After that, refunds cannot be granted.

All refund requests must be submitted in writing to Customer Service. Refunds are computed from the date written notice is received.

To receive a refund, you must enclose the original of your confirmation letter.

Please allow three to four weeks for processing of your refund request. Processing fees, membership fees, auditions fees and class or exercise cards are not refundable. No cash refunds.

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