Current Art Classes

Wet on Wet Watercolor Painting

Wednesday evenings 7-8:30p.m. September 13,20,27,October 4,11.

$230 includes all materials


Enjoy the healing quality of moving vibrant watercolors on wet paper. Art classes at AWE Studio will teach novice or experienced painters to access their imagination, learning to paint images emerging out of color spaces. Each class begins with Janet demonstrating a painting, followed by students painting with lots of individual instruction and class review time. 

Charcoal Portrait Drawing

Friday mornings 10-11:30 a.m. September 15,22,29, October 6,13.

$225 includes all materials

If you thought drawing faces was only for experienced artists, then you must take this class and find out how easy charcoal portraiture can be. With guidance, students will learn to draw through observation, creating tonal spaces and shading. This creates a strikingly realistic portrait with expressive feeling. Students may work from their own black and white photo or reference one of Janet's photos of famous people.

Kokoro Kai Adult Day Center

Janet gets involved in the community, currently teaching painting to seniors in the Kokoro Kai program at Nikkei Manor in Seattle.

Current Painting and Drawing Classes

Individual

$60/hour includes all materials

2 People

$110/hour includes all materials

Small Groups

$135 and up/hour includes all materials

Painting and Drawing Classes

Watercolor

Enjoy the healing quality of moving vibrant watercolors on wet paper. Novice or experienced painters will access their imagination, learning to paint images emerging out of color spaces.

Acrylic

Combining Janet's unique approach of developing individual artistic style with traditional acrylic painting techniques inspires self-expression. Students create tonal spaces of color, allowing them to discover the theme for the painting. Photos may be referenced for realism.

Oil

Learn all the traditional oil painting techniques while taking advantage of Janet's unique approach to incorporating imaginative expression into the classical painting medium.

Pastel

Everyone paints beautiful landscapes of pure, vibrant colors using chalk pastels layered over watercolor under painting. Students easily create impressionistic renditions from photos of landscapes. Complementary colors in under painting creates a satisfying foundation for landscape themes.

Portraiture

If you thought drawing faces was only for experienced artists, then find out how easy portraiture can be at AWE Studio. Students learn to draw and shade tonal spaces, creating a strikingly realistic portrait with expressive feeling. Students work from their own photo or reference one of Janet's photos of famous people.

Charcoal

Drawing with charcoal is easy and rewarding. Students progress through a series of charcoal exercises that teach drawing skills in observation. Creating tonal spaces, shading and drawing from reality as well as the imagination.

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Located in Seattle

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AWE Studio

40th Ave NE Seattle WA 98115

(206) 522-1937

Hours

Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 7pm
Saturday: By appointment
Sunday: Closed