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Kenneth James Hall


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Adult Painting

    • June 10, 2024
    • July 22, 2024
    • 6 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 4

    Registration deadline: June 3

    Ages 18+

    Douglas Brown paints with a focus on controlled realism, and you can learn the secrets of his technique. Each class will start with a short demo of the subject of the week. Students will receive individual attention and will work at his or her own pace. Some watercolor knowledge recommended. Materials list below. If you have your own supplies, feel free to bring them to class instead. Watercolor Kits are available through the NHAC - Order by registration deadline.

    Watercolor Kit

    Materials List 

    Instructor: Douglas Brown

    Dates: Mondays 6/10 - 7/22

    No class 7/1

    6 sessions

    Time: 10:30 am  - 1:30 pm 

    • June 30, 2024
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 3

    Registration deadline:

    June 27

    Ages 16+

    Whether you are just starting out or looking to hone existing skills, this workshop offers tools to help you gain more control in your work.  We will learn basic watercolor physics, practice 3 foundational wash techniques and learn to avoid the watercolorist's most common pitfall.

    Click here for the materials list!

    Date: Sunday, 6/30

    Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    • July 14, 2024
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 6

    Registration deadline: July 11

    Ages 16+

    In this focused workshop, we will explore color mixing and color theory so that you can feel confident in creating harmonious and intentional color palettes in your work.  See the color wheel in a whole new way and discover the full spectrum of hues you can create using only three pigments. 

    Click here for the materials list!

    Date: Sunday, 7/14

    Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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