Town Hall Arts/ Galerie Copper
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Oil with Eva Every Monday 
NOON to 4 pm February 22 (no class February 8) 
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.

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 Thursdays 
Thursday Pastels 
Thursday, February 25 • starting at 11 am
Winter Light 

Weather conditions can transform the color of light. Read how this occurs in rain, snow, and cloudy skies. Please bring your own backboard, paper, and tape. (Larry has sanded pastel paper available for purchase by the sheet if needed. He also has colored suede matboard to use for pastels.) You will receive a handout of instructions. Cost of Open Paint Thursdays is $5.

Paint Your Pet Class 

Saturday, February 27 • 1 to 4 pm


Whose pet will we paint this week? It’s Ana’s Buoy! 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 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 only need a turp pot furnished, the charge is $25 for the class. We will have a fun Aperitif Critique at 4 pm, so be sure to bring refreshments to share. Don’t forget to wear your paint clothes! Please let us know ahead of time if you will need supplies. Class size is limited to 6 students.

Mosaic Stepping Stones 
Saturday, March 6;  9 am to 1 pm 
Sunday, March 7;  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. Pictured is a mosaic stepping stone path by Sharon Gore. Class cost: $25. This class will be held in The Courthouse, but check in with Larry first at Town Hall Arts.
Beginning Watercolor with Susie 
Sunday, March 7, 1:00 – 4 pm

Bring your usual watercolor supplies; including a sheet of 9x12 Arches cold press paper, a watercolor card, and masking fluid. Tracing available for 9x12 paper. More information to come. Size of class is limited to 8 students. Cost of class is $25 ($35 if everything, including Arches paper and card, are supplied). Town Hall Arts continues to sell the following watercolor papers by the sheet: Yupo paper, Masa paper, Magic Rub Erasers, and watercolor cards and journals.
Paint Your Pet Class 
Saturday, March 13   1 to 4 pm 

 Details to follow.
Paint Your Pet Class 
Saturday, March 20 • 1 to 4 pm 


Details to follow.