Classes and workshops

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Winter 2019

Gouache Still Life
A two day workshop in painting still life in gouache, open to all levels, beginners or experienced. Gouache (opaque watercolor) is a versatile and fun to work with medium that allows painting from dark to light like oil, but thins and cleans up with water. Saturdays February 16 & 23, 9am-noon, at Buzz Ware Village Center, with Charley Parker, $80 for 2 sessions. Gouache paint will be provided for the workshop. Download the list of other recommended materials.

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Smartphone Animation
Learn basic stop-motion animation principles without expensive equipment, just the phone in your pocket. You will learn the proper sizes, frame rates, timing, composition and output. We will start with cut paper, but you are welcome to bring art, legos, or whatever you want to make move! Share your work on YouTube or social media, Saturday March 16, noon-3pm, at Buzz Ware Village Center, with Alan Baseden, $40. Will need to install free Stop Motion Studio on your device. Get it for iPhone or Android.