Painting with Abstraction – 8 week evening class

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Painting with Abstraction. Each week you will be introduced to an abstract artist and their method of painting.  Through a presentation and demonstrations, you will be lead through the artist’s process of making.  Week 7 & 8 is an opportunity to recap and create your own art work inspired by one of the artists on a canvas. All materials (except the canvas) are provided and hot refreshments.  Some of the artists explored over the course of a year are: Jackson Pollock, Bridget Riley, Piet Mondrian, Grace Hartigan, Gerhard Richter, Helen Frankenhaler, Robert Rauschenberg, Ivon Hitchens, Albert Irvin, Perle Fine, Sonia Gechtoff, Morris Louis, Gillian Ayres, Howard Hodgkins, and Joan Mitchell.  This is a unique opportunity to spend a couple of hours a week working with the techniques and skills used by a famous abstract artists. Lots of fun and messy too. We have aprons! Rosie is a trained art teacher and professional artist who shares here passion for painting with abstraction.

Mark making – Diebenkorn way