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Find Your Inner Artist

Painting, photography, sculpture and more from ACT 2

Classes for Find Your Inner Artist - Spokane

SPRING 2022

In Person

Fearless Acrylics: Landscapes and Still-Lifes
Class # 39680
Cost: $39
Location: Spokane Valley Senior Ctr-0155
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Dates: 6/9/22 - 6/30/22   
Instructor: Elise Beattie
Days: Th
  

Notes:

Learn how to paint landscapes and still-lifes fearlessly with acrylics. This art class is for anyone who has painted before and wants to learn more about how to create beautiful paintings of enchanting scenery and your favorite things, using acrylics the fearless way! Be inspired as you continue to learn about unique acrylic techniques with the instructor, Elise Beattie. Watch her demos and receive lots of individual creative support. This 4-week class will bring a smile to your day! It is recommended that students have taken at least one previous beginning painting class. More information and a materials list available at https//www.beattieartworks.com/class-materials.html.


Fearless Watercolors: Painting Fun Level Two
Class # 39687
Cost: $39
Location: Spokane Valley Senior Ctr-0155
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Dates: 6/3/22 - 6/24/22   
Instructor: Elise Beattie
Days: Fr
  

Notes:

Ramp up your knowledge of painting with watercolors the fearless way. Be inspired as you continue to learn and work with transparent watercolors. Watch Elise as she demonstrates a wide range of painting techniques and receive lots of individual creative support in this very special fearless painting with watercolors class. Study and practice methods like working wet into wet, dry brush and layering techniques as well as the artwork of the masters, like Andrew Wyeth or Winslow Homer. It is recommended that students have taken at least one beginning watercolor painting class prior. More information and a materials list available at https//www.beattieartworks.com/class-materials.html.


Introduction to Digital Photography: Part 1
Class # 40238
Cost: $13
Location: SCC, Main Bldg 1 Rm G114A
Time: 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Dates: 5/23/22 - 6/7/22   
Instructor: Donald Burge
Days: Mo
  

Notes:

Learn the basics of using a digital camera. Explore setting adjustments of aperture, shutter speed, and sensor sensitivity (ISO) can improve the results of your photography. Transfer images from camera to your computer for editing or storage. Bring your fully charged digital camera, instruction booklet, batteries and connection cable. This class is the prerequisite of the Introduction to Digital Photography Processes: Part 2 class. Students must know their camera's basic operation functions such as on/off, buttons and switches, etc.


Mosaics: Utilizing Concrete
Class # 39792
Cost: $20
Location: SFCC, Fine Arts Bldg 6 Rm 0120
Time: 10:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Dates: 6/4/22 - 6/4/22   
Instructor: Lisa Soranaka
Days: Sa
  

Notes:

Mosaic is the art of assembling small pieces of tile, broken glass or other materials into patterns and images. Ancient Romans covered their floors, walls and ceilings with this intricate and interesting art form, and it is used in everything from small artwork to large-scale public art pieces today. Explore the basics of designing and creating an outdoor mosaic for your garden, including discussion of which surfaces work best and what materials to use. Add mosaic to an existing structure or design a structure specifically for your mosaic..


Online

Watercolor Cows in a Field
Class # 39713
Cost: $16
Location: Online
Time: 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Dates: 6/7/22 - 6/8/22   
Instructor: Katherine Frey
Days: Tu We
  

Notes:

Celebrate summer by painting a warm, sunny landscape with cows in a field in this two-day workshop..


SUMMER 2022

In Person

Fearless Painting Summer Fun: Level Two
Class # 16682
Cost: $46
Location: Spokane Valley Senior Ctr-0155
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Dates: 8/5/22 - 9/2/22   
Instructor: Elise Beattie
Days: Fr
  

Notes:

Fearless Painting Summer Fun Level Two is for anyone who has taken at least 1 or 2 beginner-level classes and wants to continue to create beautiful art using either acrylics or watercolor paints on paper or canvas the Fearless Way! This enjoyable 5-week art class will help you to better understand and use the water media paint of your choice and the tools while practicing a variety of FEARLESS techniques. Have fun painting and being creative as you improve your art; be inspired as you learn more PAINT IT YOUR WAY skills. If you are interested in a class filled with in-depth instruction and individual creative support, then join Elise Beattie and learn about Fearless Painting. This class will bring a smile to your day! Please go to the instructors web site for a materials list for this class https//www.beattieartworks.com/class-materials.html..


Mosaics: Utilizing Concrete
Class # 16681
Cost: $20
Location: SFCC, Fine Arts Bldg 6 Rm 0120
Time: 10:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Dates: 7/16/22 - 7/16/22   
Instructor: Lisa Soranaka
Days: Sa
  

Notes:

Mosaic is the art of assembling small pieces of tile, broken glass or other materials into patterns and images. Ancient Romans covered their floors, walls and ceilings with this intricate and interesting art form, and it is used in everything from small artwork to large-scale public art pieces today. Explore the basics of designing and creating an outdoor mosaic for your garden, including discussion of which surfaces work best and what materials to use. Add mosaic to an existing structure or design a structure specifically for your mosaic..


Online

Mountain Landscape in Watercolors
Class # 16836
Cost: $17
Location: Online
Time: 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Dates: 8/23/22 - 8/24/22   
Instructor: Katherine Frey
Days: Tu We
  

Notes:

Paint a landscape of forest and mountains with a focus on atmospheric perspective, value, and color mixing in this two-day workshop..


Peacock in Watercolors
Class # 16686
Cost: $10
Location: Online
Time: 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Dates: 8/9/22 - 8/9/22   
Instructor: Katherine Frey
Days: Tu
  

Notes:

Paint a colorful peacock with loose brush strokes and dramatic lines using wet on wet and dry brushing techniques in this one-day workshop.