24 Community Education www.ClovisCommunityEd.com | 559.327.2876 COMMUNITY EDUCATION ■ CREATIVE ARTS ART ART EXPLORATION: PAINTING AND PLAY Explore the possibilities of painting materials and techniques! Great for beginners or artists looking to break out of comfort-habits Bring your curiosity and a willingness to play and experiment! This class emphasizes the artmaking process itself, in addition to the final product Abstraction, expressionism, mixedmedia, and contemporary approaches to drawing and painting are strong influences of this course Mediums will include acrylic, collage, oil pastel, and other basic as well as unconventional materials You will also learn how to stretch and prime your own canvas. Students will purchase their own supplies - a list will be provided. The instructor is an artist with her Master of Fine Arts degree in Visual Art, and has taught art at various art organizations Please note that this is NOT a representational-based or paint-and-sip style course No class meeting 11/21. M 6:00-8:30pm 10/23 - 12/4 6 Classes CAE B4 Meadows $119 COLLAGE ART Want to be artistic but worried about not being able to draw or paint? Want to try a new way of expressing your artistic side? Explore the art of collage-making! This class will explore a few techniques of creating something new from something old! Combining magazine clippings, photos, and other forms of print, students will discover the art of combining multiple elements of “unrelated” things to form cohesive, unique pieces that have a unified message/point of view. This is a largely generative class, so come ready to create! We will explore 3 different styles. W 6:00-7:30pm 9/6-10/18 7 Classes CAE D1 Hawkins $79 I learned a lot of artistic techniques and how my “mistakes” can be re-made into something wonderful and creative. — Student from Jamie Meadows’ Art Exploration class.