May 13, 2017
Cliff DeJong will teach a beginning photography class on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at his home in NE Longmont from 9-12N. Basics of camera settings will be covered, along with composition and simple processing of JPGs and RAW files. In the afternoon, we will car pool to the Butterfly Pavilion to practice our photography. If interested, contact Cliff at CliffDeJong@gmail.com or 720-340-9194.
Don’t forget the upcoming Colored Pencils Workshop,
Saturday Feb. 18th, 2-5pm
Space is limited, please sign up in advance
Susan Steven’s Studio
917 Champion Cir.
Longmont, CO 80503
1. Colored pencils (or I have some to loan if needed). The recommended brand is Prismacolor, but other brands are fine. Michael’s and Hobby Lobby carry Prismacolors and many others brands. You only need a small set with the basic colors to start with.
2. I will have fresh flowers to work from, You can bring a reference photo or your own flowers If you prefer.
3. A camera/cell phone camera to take photos of the still-life in case you need to finish at home.
4. Your lunch/snack and water bottle. We will take a 30 min. break for lunch.
Please call or email me if you have any questions:
6 weeks – 3 Hour Sessions
Week of March 27 – May 1
Mon or Weds afternoons.
Classes are limited.
In this six week class you’ll learn the building blocks to create a successful landscape painting In pastels. We’ll explore the fundamentals of value and composition as well as surfaces, layering techniques and stroke making. We’ll also look at how to work with your own photos to strengthen and manipulate them in order to make a better composition. Discover the pure exhilaration of pastel painting!
For more information please contact Lydia Pottoff:
Oil or acrylic painting class at Firehouse Art Center – 667 4 th Avenue – Longmont, Colorado
Instruction by Jill Musser, oil painter.
8 Classes – Tuesdays, starting February 7 – March 22, 2017
Two sessions – Choose 2:30 p.m. 5 p.m., or evening session 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
All levels of painting experience welcome. $185.00 for the 8 classes.
Class limited to 20. (Minimum of 6)
Must register and pay fee by January 26, 2017
Register on line:
or in person at the Firehouse Art Center, Tues – Sat, 12 – 5 p.m.
Questions? More Info? Materials List?
Call Jill at 303-485- 5121
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
See Musser Bio and Paintings at www.jillmusser.com
BY: SUSAN STEVEN
Saturday, February 18th, 2017
10am – 2pm
917 Champion Cir., Longmont 80503
$25 (includes some supplies)
Sign up early: Nan Sanford: email@example.com
Everyone loved our October 29th LAG workshop with Anita Jantz. Students learned some amazing techniques and tricks on how to use frisket, pour, and paint with watercolor. We learned a lot, had lots of fun, and went home with beautiful pieces!
Presenter Kathy Kucsan of Integrity Arts will offer a frank discussion about the funding potential of your organization (or project). She will also give you the tools and tricks to present a strong grant application in the fastest, most practical way. Material from Part 1 will inform Part 2, so you are encouraged to attend both sessions (but you are welcome to attend just one). Registration/networking 11-11:30am; Workshops 11:30 – 1pm
Part 1 (November 9) will be in a seminar format with discussion
on how to:
Part 2 (November 16) will be a “Grants Clinic.” Using a real-life model for grant review, we will evaluate three different grant applications with a mock grant panel. (This workshop includes pre-meeting homework of reading the mock grant applications before we meet. These will be emailed to you after you register.)
Both workshops will meet in the Conference Room at the Community Foundation Serving Boulder County, 1123 Spruce St, Boulder.
November 1, 5-7:30pm
Boulder Public Library, Flagstaff Room, First Floor, 1001 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder
We hope you can join us for this very special, interactive workshop with CU Professor of Multicultural Leadership, Dr. Johanna B. Maes.