Town Hall Arts/ Galerie Copper
Classes and Events

 
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Oil with Eva ~  Every Monday 
NOON to 4 pm 
Oil Painting with Eva Walker of Angels Camp 

If you’d like to achieve a more painterly touch to your oil paintings, this class is for you! Eva has studied with Diana Boyd, David Shevlino, Kathleen Dumphy, and Milt Kobiashi. She will provide photo to paint from. Class size limited to 8 students. Class cost is $30.

Open Paint Thursdays
1st Thursday Oils 
Thursday, May 6 • starting at 11 am
Morning Sun 

Start with an underpainting of ochre and red oxide. Work from handout or your own photo. No instructor provided. Standing easels are provided. Acrylic painters welcome. Cost of Open Paint Thursdays is $5.
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. 
Paint Open Oils Friday!
 Every Friday • 1 to 4 pm 

Come paint with friends on Friday afternoon! 

Enjoy the valuable Critique-Aperitif at 4. 
Bring your own art supplies. Standing easels provided. Other media painters welcome. 
Cost of POOF is $5.

Open Paint Thursday
2nd Thursday Acrylics
Thursday, May 12 • starting at 11 am

Achieving the Batik Look

The batik technique produces organic patterns and can be achieved by painting acrylics like watercolor. Fluid acrylics thin best with water, but bring whatever acrylics you have. You can use hot or cold press watercolor paper with atin wash of gesso over it. Bring your usual acrylic supplies, spray bottle, and masking fluid. Handout (no instructor) and standing easels are provided. Cost of Open Paint Thursdays is $5.

Open Paint Thursdays
3rd Thursday Watercolors
Thursday, May 20 • starting at 11 am

Field of Daisies

Use mask and an oil pastel stick to save whites on this field of daisies. Work on any size watercolor paper you like. Oil pastels for stems are in olive green and yellow. Suggested watercolors are sap green, chrome green, cad yellow, and black. Bring your usual watercolor supplies. Handouts available—no instructor. There is a $5 fee for Open Paint Days.

Mosaic Stepping Stones
Saturday, June 5 • 9 am to 1 pm
and Sunday, June 6 • 9 am to 11 am

Stained Glass Stepping Stones with Kathie Peery of Copperopolis

Kathie will provide a pattern and jars of colored glass for your background. Call Larry if you want to request a special pattern for your stepping stone. All supplies are included for this project. Kathie has been doing stained glass for 15 years and has expanded into mosaics as a means to use all of the scraps from glass panels. Class cost: $30. This class will be held in The Courthouse, but check in with Larry first at Town Hall Arts.