"The artist does not retire. They simply die. (laughs) And this is why art is not a business; it’s the existence."                                                 Christo

Fallbrook School of the Arts   2021

January 25 to March 1
Mondays 1 to 4 pm

April 19 to May 24
Mondays 1 to 4pm

EscondidoAdult School       Spring to Summer 2021
  located at 220 West Crest Avenue, Escondido, CA 92025.
 Just north of Mission between Broadway and Escondido Blvd near the end of the 78 Freeway.
760 739-7300

New Class!  Travel Journaling- Drawing and Watermedia
April 13 to June 15   Tuesdays 1:00pm to 4:00pm
a class for all levels

Let’s face it. We yearn to travel to far away lands , see new vistas, and celebrate life.Travel Journaling is a great way to document these trips whether or no you can actually travel! You will learn basic drawing techniques to capture favorite places, objects, flora, and views. Work with watercolors, watercolor pencils, gouache, pens, color pencils and inks to create everlasting memories.
These drawing methods will ease those ever present inhibitions. Learn how to blend beautiful color layers and create light to dark mixtures with watercolor and inks.

Mixed Media approaches in Watercolors and Acrylics 
Starts in April according to Pandemic conditions. This class might be will be online with Zoom. Will also meet outdoors at various locations to paint and draw. 

10 weeks fridays 9 - 12     Starts April 16 to June 18
   For intermediate to advanced painters.

Experimental Watermedia approaches will be explored with watercolor and acrylic with a focus on composition, negative painting, and textures in still life, landscape, and figurative works.   Build up layers with translucent hues and simple printmaking techniques.
Metaphors and messages can play a thoughtful role in your works with added bits of collage and text. Be prepared to loosen up and experiment with different resists and textures to build up the surfaces, paint translucent layers, and create extraordinary shapes.