Root Division

1131 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA  94103 / 415.863.7668

"Root Division’s Adult Education Program offers an array of highly innovative, personalized, and affordable art classes. Our studio artists, as well as other Bay Area professional artists, guide students through a variety of art processes, all in a friendly, engaging environment."


Acrylic painting WORKSHOP

Instructor: Rea Lynn de Guzman


Class Dates: 2 meetings / Thursdays, August 3 and 10, 2017
Class Time: 2:00pm to 5:00pm


In this two-day workshop, students will learn how to mix colors with acrylic paint and use acrylic mediums. The first meeting will focus on color theory. At the second meeting, students will experiment and learn different techniques with paint applications using various acrylic mediums.




san francisco center for the book

375 Rhode Island St. San Francisco, CA 94103 / 415.565.0545

"Arts workshops at the San Francisco Center for the Book are the creative heart of bookmaking –  where concept, materials, form and content come together. You'll find courses on varying approaches for creating an artist's book, the many art processes to capture your vision, and structures to spark your imagination." 



Instructor: Rea Lynn de Guzman


Class Date: Saturday, August 19, 2017
Class Time: 1:00 - 5:00 PM


Step up your mixed media techniques and new layers of content to your collage and book arts projects with this introductory course to image transfers. Students will learn a variety of transfer techniques and leave with samples to take home and incorporate into their own art processes.

In this workshop, students will learn how to transfer both colored inkjet and black & white laser prints onto various surfaces including fabric and paper. The instructor will demonstrate how to prepare black & white laser prints using matte medium, how to layer surfaces with water based media, and how to transfer colored inkjet and black & white laser prints onto prepared surfaces. Students will get to experiment with these techniques in class and will leave with a small collection of samples and the ability to continue working with these processes at home.