Online Art Classes - Adults & youth

With the outbreak of Coronavirus (Covid-19) now affecting the life around the world, we are offering online art classes and workshops for adults to explore their creativity and learn new art forms. Believing there is a hidden artist in everyone, we are ready to help you find yours. The session is geared toward simplicity and ease of use. 

You need a laptop/desktop/iPad/Mobile device to connect to zoom video conference in order to join the classes. Supplies list is provided with each art class and workshop section below.

 

For registration, please complete and submit the  Registration Form to secure you spot.  You can also request a group session for 6+ students.

 

You'll receive instructions about how to join online classes and other details  after receiving your registeration.

Note: All classes are subject to have 6 or more students. 

INDIAN FOLK ART - KALAMKARI (FALL SESSION I)

Beginner/Intermediate Level (Youth and adults)

Tuesday:  9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11

Time: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST 

Cost: $90 (Six - 1 hour sessions)

 

Whether you're a beginner or an expert level artist, if you want to learn different folk and traditional Indian art forms, then this course is for you!

We will focus on different art forms in each session consisting of 6 classes and go through detailed learning of chosen Indian folk art forms. During the Fall Session 1, we will focus on Kalamkari art form. This art form is very rich and intricate, and it will take entire session/6 classes to complete an artwork. You also need to add some repetitive details at home after the class.

 

FALL SESSION I: LAKSHAMI (FALL SESSION I)

Thursday:  9/29, 10/6, 10/13

Time: 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM EST

Cost: $70 (Three - 1-1/2 hour sessions)

 

We'll be using watercolors or acrylic paints on a watercolor paper of size 12"x18" or 18"x24".  Please go through the supplies list at the end of the web page.

 

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Art Supplies List:

 

Acrylic Painting

Paints:  Artist’s grade like Winsor & Newton/Gamblin/Rembrandt/Lukas 1862 preferred (Jerry's Artarama is a good place to buy art supplies - https://www.jerrysartarama.com). We will use following colors - Titanium White,  Ivory Black, Yellow Ochre, Cadmium Yellow Medium, Crimson Red,  Cadmium Red Medium or Scarlett,  Ultramarine Blue, Pthalo Blue,  Cobalt Blue,  Viridian, Cadmium Orange,  Raw Sienna, Burnt Sienna,  Burnt Umber

 

Brushes:  Bristle brushes flat or filbert brushes (https://www.jerrysartarama.com/pro-stroke-premium-white-bristle-brush-sets)

One detail brush ( Synthetic or sable, round size 000)

Color palette
Canvas double primed

Floor or table top Easel

Paper towel or cloth rags

 

Watercolors:

Winsor & Newton Cotman Water Colours Color Paint Set

 

Oil Painting

Paints:  Artist’s grade like Winsor & Newton/Gamblin/Rembrandt/Lukas 1862 preferred (Jerry's Artarama is a good place to buy art supplies - https://www.jerrysartarama.com). We will use following colors - Titanium White,  Ivory Black, Yellow Ochre, Cadmium Yellow Medium, Alizarin Crimson Permanent,  Cadmium Red Medium or light or Scarlett,  Ultramarine Blue, Pthalo Blue,  Cobalt Blue,  Viridian, Cadmium Orange,  Raw Sienna, Burnt Sienna,  Burnt Umber

 

Brushes:  Bristle brushes flat or filbert brushes (https://www.jerrysartarama.com/pro-stroke-premium-white-bristle-brush-sets)

One detail brush ( Synthetic or sable, round size 000)

Linseed oil

Gamsol or Odorless Mineral Spirit

Grey palette
Metal Palette knives

Canvas double primed

Floor or table top Easel

Paper towel or cloth rags

 

Indian Folk Art:

Canson XL SeriesWaterColor Paper 140 LB - 12" x 18" 

Fine point black marker: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004QHI43S/

Acrylic paint set for students: https://www.amazon.com/Sargent-Art-23-0501-Beginning-Professionals/dp/B004P1IDC2

Paint Brush Set: https://www.amazon.com/Heartybay-10Pieces-Round-Pointed-Nylon/dp/B00V4EG6D6

Markers: https://www.amazon.com/Ohuhu-Permanent-Highlighter-Sketching-Alcohol-based/dp/B01H1NV1RE 
OR https://www.amazon.com/Pentel-Color-Pen-Assorted-S360-36/dp/B001E6F108

Ball Bearing Compass with Pencil: https://www.amazon.com/Westcott-Bearing-Compass-Pencil-Nickel/dp/B00DUXMN0E

Pencil, eraser, sharpener, ruler

Rag cloth for wiping brushes

Container for water

Palette

Apron (to avoid color stains on clothes)

 

 

Missed Class Policy:

If you know you are going to miss a class, you must notify me 48 hours ahead of time via email. There are no refunds for missed classes, but you'll get a recording for the class. I prefer you don't miss more than a class in the session.