Experiencing Visual Arts, ages 11-14


This course is open to students of all abilities and will develop fundamental drawing and painting skills. Students will build self confidence and become more aware of the visual world. Through observational drawing exercises and painting challenges, students will practice creating strong compositions, value, shading techniques, texture, and color mixing, while being encouraged to incorporate personal expression.

10 Fridays, 6:00–8:00pm,
Feb 15, 22, Mar 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Apr 5, 12, 19
Instructor: Elizabeth Dama
nm: $270
m: $260
at Pershing Studios

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Elizabeth M. Dama holds a BFA and a MFA in Fine Art from The School of Visual Arts in NYC. Her work, inspired by art history, has been exhibited throughout the United States and Canada and is in several private collections.

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