Beginning Drawing and Color Theory

Via Zoom; For ages 18+

Wednesday, July 7, 2021
1:30 – 3 PM

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Wednesdays and Thursdays, July 7 – 15

Learn the basics of art with a fun crash course for beginners that covers observational drawing and color theory. Discover how to achieve 3D effects using shading and blending with colored pencils. Participants will start the class by drawing simple still lifes before applying what they learned to produce a drawing suitable for framing.

Please note, supplies are not included. Click HERE for a supply list. Need advice or help when ordering supplies? Contact Studio Experience Manager Emma Moore at Registration closes July 6.

The Crocker is taking measures to ensure in-person class participants maintain appropriate distance to limit and/or avoid close contact with others. Among other things, we are limiting the number of people in our classes, as well as monitoring and marking the distance between class participants. In-person participants must wear a mask — including those who have already been vaccinated — practice social distancing, and comply with health and safety protocols. Click HERE to learn more about our Health & Safety policies.

Instructor Patris left the education profession in 2004 to pursue her art full time. She has been juried into several national plein air painting competitions, and her work is in many private and public collections. Patris opened her own studio and gallery in Oak Park where she exhibits her artwork along with other local artists and coordinates other art-related events. In her studio and online via zoom, she teaches art classes on a wide variety of subject matters.


$85 for members
$105 for nonmembers

Register by clicking the REGISTER button above, or email for assistance. Not a member? Click here to join today!

Image courtesy of the instructor.


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