Instructor Emily Thomson. For ages 13 to Adult.

This class is designed for the beginner. Take this opportunity to work step by step in acrylic paints to achieve a complete animal portrait painting with the guidance of children’s book illustrator Emily Thomson. Color mixing, technique, and material properties will be addressed. Bring your favorite animal photograph to use as a visual reference, either printed out in full color high resolution, or bring your laptop to view a digital copy.  Phones are too small for viewing references.  

Note: Welcome back to in-person classes. Please review our COVID-19 update prior to attending class. Students are responsible for obtaining their own art supplies.

A supply list will be provided by email after your registration.  The list will include links to purchase items online, and you are welcome to use your equivalent materials from home. Supply costs do vary, so feel free to use any available resources to obtain your supplies prior to the beginning of class.

For more information or to register call 703-330-2787.

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