Town Hall Arts/ Galerie Copper
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Larry @ Town Hall Arts on the Square 
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Monday Open Oils 
Mondays, October 18, 25 • 1 to 4 pm
Come paint with friends on Monday afternoon! No instruction—bring your own photo to work from. Enjoy the valuable Critique-Aperitif. Bring your own art supplies and refreshment to share. Standing easels provided. Cost of MOO is $5. Because of the new location, you must sign up for MOO in advance. Please notify Larry, 785-2050 orlarry@townhallarts.com , if you are coming to this session. 
Open Paint Thursdays
3rd Thursday Watercolors
 
Thursday, October 21 • 10 am to 1 pm 
 

This painting isn’t just a study of pigeons, but a close-up of two different kinds of shadows on pavement. You will need your regular watercolor supplies, bristle brush, tissues, and masking fluid. Suggested colors are raw sienna, cerulean, ultramarine blue, burnt sienna, Antwerp Blue, and Alizarin Crimson. Handouts available—no instruction. All watercolor supplies can be provided for an additional $15.



If you are planning to do the holiday acrylic project November 11, please bring two 8x10 canvases, matte medium, and acrylic supplies to prep your canvases with music or words background (provided). There is a $5 fee for Open Paint Days. Because of the new location, you must sign up for Open Paint Thursdays in advance. Please notify Larry, 785-2050 or larry@townhallarts.com , if you are coming to this session.

Paint Open Oils Friday! Every Friday - 1 to 4 pm
Come paint with friends on Friday afternoon! Bring your own art supplies. Standing easels provided. Cost of POOF is $5. Because of the new location, you must sign up for POOF in advance. Please notify Larry, 785-2050 or larry@townhallarts.com , if you are coming to this session.
Oil--Fridays with Heinie 
Every Friday  10 am to 4 pm 
Old Masters’ Oil Techniques with Heinie Hartwig of Soulsbyville 

Learn to paint the way the old masters from 1860 to 1900 painted—detailed, yet fast and loose. Bring rags, paper towels, turp pot, and rounded-tip palette knife. Get the list of Heinie’s oil colors at the desk Cost is $75 a lesson. Town Hall Arts has four liner brushes left for sale that Heinie uses.
Paint Your Pet Class—Oil with Susie
 Saturday, October 23 • 1 pm to 4 pm
Saber

It’s Kathy’s Saber we will be painting this week! If you would like have your pet be the subject of a class painting session, please send your pet’s photo with good resolution, taken in natural light, to susie@townhallarts.com. We will check it out to see if it is a good candidate for our Paint Your Pet Class. Students will all paint from the same photo each session. Learn the basics of drawing, mixing paint, and general procedures for handling oil paint. For this class, please bring a 9x12 canvas and your usual oil supplies. You have no supplies? No problem in this unique beginner class. Cost of class is $20, or $35 if all supplies are furnished (including canvas) for your use that day. If you request supplies, there is a $15 non-refundable deposit at registration. Don’t forget to wear your paint clothes! Please let us know ahead of time if you will need supplies. Class size is limited. There are four spaces available in this class. 
Zentangle with Susie
Sunday, October 24 • 1 pm to 3 pm
Boo Tangles for all over 8 years old!


Both kids and adults like to Boo Tangle! Get in the spooky spirit this season with this nice little Halloween painting in pen and watercolor. Learn four tangles and how to make a watercolor wash. All materials are supplied. Cost of class is $25. Class needs a minimum of four students, so call Larry now to get on the list!

Open Paint Thursdays 
4th Thursday Pastels 
Thursday, October 28 • 10 am to 1 pm 
Adding figures to your landscape


Adding human life to a scene will not only make it come alive but will add to the sense of scale. Please bring your usual pastel supplies, including a backboard, paper, and tape. (Larry has sanded pastel paper available for purchase by the sheet if needed. Colors are white, black and gray. He also has colored suede matboard to use for pastels.) You will receive a handout; there is no instructor. Work from handout or bring your own photo. Because of the new location, you must sign up for Open Paint Thursdays in advance. Please notify Larry, 785-2050 or larry@townhallarts.com , if you are coming to this session. Cost of Open Paint Thursdays is $5.

Painting animals—Oils with Susie
Saturday, October 30 • 1 pm to 4 pm

Studio Visitor 

It’s a little winter bird perched on the fence of the studio! If you would like have your pet be the subject of a class painting session, please send your pet’s photo with good resolution, taken in natural light, to susie@townhallarts.com. We will check it out to see if it is a good candidate for our Paint Your Pet Class. Students will all paint from the same photo each session. Learn the basics of drawing, mixing paint, and general procedures for handling oil paint. For this class, please bring a 9x12 canvas and your usual oil supplies. You have no supplies? No problem in this unique beginner class. Cost of class is $20, or $35 if all supplies are furnished (including canvas) for your use that day. If you request supplies, there is a $15 non-refundable deposit at registration. Don’t forget to wear your paint clothes! Please let us know ahead of time if you will need supplies. There are five spaces available in this class.
Beginning Watercolor with Susie Monday, November 1 • 1 to 4 pm 

Monochromatic Snow Scene A request for something easy—and here it is. You only need one tube of paint for this project! Capture the sun-dappled quality of a crisp winter day using only one dark cool color of your choice. Bring any watercolor supplies you have, including paper towels and tissues. You will also need a 2H pencil and eraser, Arches 1/8 sheet cold press paper and backboard or block, watercolor cards, safe-release tape, bone folder, and brushes—1” wash, 8 and 4 round, and rigger. If you do not have Arches paper, you may purchase it for this class from Susie. Cost of class is $25 ($35 if everything, including Arches paper and cards, is supplied). Town Hall Arts continues to sell the following watercolor supplies: Masa paper and Magic Rub Erasers. There are four spaces left in this class at this time.
Open Paint Thursdays 1st Thursday Oils Thursday, November 4 • 10 am to 1 pm English Autumn Adding the little cottage to this painting gives the scene the old world look. Bring your usual oil supplies. 9x12 canvas size recommended, along with the following colors: Burnt Sienna, Cad. Orange, Cad Red, Cad Yellow, Cerulean, Dioxazine Purple, Ultramarine Blue, Permanent Rose, Sap Green Yellow Ochre, and Titanium White. Work from handout or your own photo (no instructor). Cost of Open Paint Thursdays is $5. Because of the new location, you must sign up for Open Paint Thursdays in advance. This class will be held below in the oil studio. Please notify Larry, 785-2050 or larry@townhallarts.com , if you are coming to this session.
Open Paint Thursdays 2nd Thursday Acrylics Thursday, November 11 • 10 am to 1 pm Creating Ink Prints with Leaves/ Holiday Projects Ink printing is a fun procedure that begins with the collection of leaves. They will need to be clean, dry, and able to lie flat against the watercolor paper. You may use acrylic ink or paint for stamping and then enhance the leaves with watercolor. A black and/or brown Micron pen can be useful in this project, too. Bring your usual watercolor and acrylic supplies. Handouts (no instructor) are provided. If you are doing the Holiday Projects, bring your prepared canvas from the October 21 session and acrylic supplies. Cost of Open Paint Thursdays is $5. Because of the new location, you must sign up for Open Paint Thursdays in advance. Please notify Larry, 785-2050 or larry@townhallarts.com, if you are coming to this session.
Open Paint Thursdays
 2nd Thursday Acrylics 
Thursday, Dec. 9th • 10 am to 1 pm
Greenery 

Learn to make different greens for near and distant foliage. Bring your usual acrylic supplies. Suggested colors are Anthraquinone Blue, Cerulean Blue Chromium, Diarylide Yellow, Quinacridone Magenta, and Titanium white. Handout (no instructor) and standing easels are provided. Cost of Open Paint Thursdays is $5. Because of the new location, you must sign up for Open Paint Thursdays in advance. Please notify Larry, 785-2050 or larry@townhallarts.com, if you are coming to this session.
Open Paint Thursdays 5th Thursday Collage Thursday, December 30 • 10 am to 1 pm Collage over Watercolor Paint outside your comfort zone with watercolor crayons, stamps, and collage newspaper! Flower tracing available for 1/4 sheet (11 x15) or 12x16 watercolor paper. Bring your usual watercolor supplies and some newsprint from classified section, rubber stamps, archival glue or matte medium, Exacto knife, scissors, ballpoint pen, and watercolor crayons if you have them. Colors suggested are blue, brown, green, orange, pink, purple, red, and yellow ochre. Cost of Open Paint Thursdays is $5. Because of the new location, you must sign up for Open Paint Thursdays in advance. Please notify Larry, 785-2050 or larry@townhallarts.com, if you are coming to this session.