Fall 2017

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." 

 

Introduction to Image Tranfers

Instructor: Rea Lynn de Guzman

 

Class Date: 2 Class Meetings/ Tuesdays, October 17 and 24, 2017
Class Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM

 

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

 

 

 

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 experienced and Bay Area professional artists, guide students through a variety of art processes, all in a friendly, engaging environment."

 

Acrylic Painting Workshop

 

Class Dates: 2 class meetings/ Thursdays, October 12 and 19, 2017
Class Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM

 

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.

 

 

Landscape Painting Workshop

 

Class Dates: 2 class meetings/ Saturdays, October 21 and 28, 2017
Class Time: 2:00 - 5:00 PM

 

In this two-day workshop, students will learn how to paint landscapes with acrylic paint using a photo resource as reference. The first meeting will focus on drawing and underpainting with monochromatic tones to understand value and space. At the second meeting, students will finish their landscape paintings in full color.