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Fine Arts
Register now for Fall 2018 classes.

Drawing with
One Pencil
Join this introductory, individually focused and interactive course on learning to draw with a single pencil. Students will use creativity and imagination to put onto practice the basic principles of drawing; topics include shading and rendering texture, proportions and perspective. Please bring your own HB pencil, drawing paper and eraser if available.

Instructor: Steve Tanaka worked as an artist in industry for more than thirty years. He enjoys helping others maximize their artistic abilities through drawing and sketching.

8 Mondays
3:15 – 5:15pm
Sept 17 – Nov 5, 2018
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $105
#8235.101
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Drawing Pencil Portraits
This intermediate, individually focused and interactive course on pencil portraitures will concentrate on the fundamentals - covering general shapes and facial features, proportions and shading with the goal of capturing the subject’s personality. Prerequisite: completion of a basic drawing course. Please bring your own HB pencil, drawing paper and eraser if available.

Instructor: Steve Tanaka worked as an artist in industry for more than thirty years. He enjoys helping others maximize their artistic abilities through drawing and sketching.

8 Wednesdays
9:30 – 11:30am
Sept 26 – Nov 14, 2018
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $105
#8238.101
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Watercolor
for Beginners
In this beginning watercolor class, you will gain knowledge of basic watercolor painting skills with practical tips, easy methods, and techniques. No experience necessary to paint a personal work of art, DaVinci was once a beginner!

Instructor: Sharon Maguire is a watercolor artist who has taught painting through the Pierce College Encore Program. She has a passion for helping others discover the joy and adventure of painting with watercolors.

8 Mondays
12:30 – 2:30pm
Sept 17 – Nov 5, 2018
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $115 plus $20 material fee to instructor
#8213.201
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Draw & Paint Flowers
Stop and smell the roses as you learn to draw flower structures from basic shapes to complete forms, then create beautiful floral paintings with simple watercolor techniques. Bring your own supplies or pay $20 to instructor for new materials.

Instructor: Day Steinhart is an accomplished watercolor teacher and artist who brings creativity, humor and passion to her art class; she holds a BA in Fine Art & Design.

6 Fridays
1:00 – 3:30pm
Sept 14 – Oct 19, 2018
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5
Cost: $115
#8218.201
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Classes on this page...
Calif. Style Landscape Watercolor
Draw and Paint Flowers
Drawing with One Pencil
Drawing Pencil Portraits
Intermediate Oils & Acrylics
Intro to Oils & Acrylics
Pastels
Pet Portraits
Oil / Acrylic Workshop
Watercolor for Beginners
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Intro to Oils & Acrylics

This beginning painting class will teach you the basics of oil painting, along with the theories of color and composition. With basic oil painting techniques, beautiful projects can be created quickly. Students may also choose to work with acrylic paints. Materials furnished for first class; supply list for additional items provided at that time.

Instructor: Stella Violano is a published artist whose artwork is licensed and sold on greeting cards, garden flags and puzzles.  Her work painting animals and wildlife is award winning.


8 Thursdays
12:00 – 2:30pm
Sept 27 - Nov 15, 2018
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $130 plus $15 material fee to instructor
#8200.201

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Intermediate
Oils & Acrylics
Build on your artistic skills with oil and acrylic paints, applying theories of color and composition. Previous painting experience and supplies required.

Instructor: Stella Violano is a published artist whose artwork is licensed and sold on greeting cards, garden flags and puzzles.  Her work painting animals and wildlife is award winning.

8 Thursdays
2:45 – 5:15pm
Sept 27 - Nov 15, 2018
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $130
#8201.201
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California Style Landscape Watercolor Painting
Follow your teacher in step-by-step “paint along” demos of each California Style landscape painting technique. Learn to paint more boldly and directly using techniques that allow you to complete a painting more quickly. Materials furnished for first class only; supply list for future sessions provided at that time.

Instructor: Tom Winans is a professional watercolor, oil, and pastel painter. Also a credentialed teacher, Tom has taught at numerous schools including Ventura College.

7 Mondays
9:00am – 12:00pm
Oct 8 - Nov 26, 2018
(no class Nov 12)
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $125 plus $10 material fee to instructor
#8212.101
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Pet Portraits
Do you think you aren’t talented enough to render a beautiful watercolor portrait of your pet or favorite animal? Well, think again and let instructor Yoka guide you through the steps with class demonstrations and individual instruction. By the end of 4 weeks, you’ll have a beautiful finished pet portrait.

Instructor: Yoka Yohanna is a world renowned portrait artist “of all living things”. She has had many exhibits and paints private commissions. View her work at www.yokasgallery.com.

4 Fridays
9:30am – 12:00pm
Sept 14 – Oct 5, 2018
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5

Cost: $85 plus $5 material fee to instructor
#8243.101
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Oil/Acrylic Workshop

Join master artist Barbara Shannon for an opportunity to paint in her workshop setting. Instruction is provided for new students, and returning students get the benefit of consultation with the instructor for their works in progress.

Instructor: Barbara Shannon is a long-time art educator, an award winning artist, and author of the multimedia textbook Exploring Art Media.

10 Tuesdays
3:00 – 5:00 pm
Sept 4 - Nov 13, 2018
(no class Sept 18)
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5


Cost: $110 plus $12 material fee to instructor
Seniors: $75 plus $12 material fee to instructor

#9340.201

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10 Tuesdays
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Sept 4 - Nov 13, 2018
(no class Sept 18)

Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5


Cost: $110 plus $12 material fee to instructor
Seniors: $75 plus $12 material fee to instructor

#9340.302

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Pastels
This class is designed to explore techniques of charcoal and pastel, sometimes in combination together. Come use this imaginative resource cultivated through the experience of drawing as painting! Please bring high quality pastels and pastel paper; contact instructor jerryferguson6@gmail.com with questions.
Instructor: Jerry Ferguson, M.Arch, Ed.D, emphasizes an individual painting style based on art principles.

8 Tuesdays
9:30 – 11:30am
Sept 25 – Nov 13, 2018
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5
Cost: $100 plus $5 material fee to instructor
#8230.101
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For more information, call 805-497-2761 ext. 1201, or e-mail Anne Bartholomew at AnneB@ConejoAdultEd.org
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