Date: May 24th and 25th
Time: 9 am to 4 pm
Cost: $175 (members) and $200 (non-members)
Class Size: Min. 10 Max. 15 students
Deposit: $50 to hold a seat in the class
Registration deadline: May 3rd. Full payment must be made prior to this date.
Ellie Vega grew up all over the world as the daughter of a foreign service officer. She graduated from high school in Mexico city and graduated from Altos de Chavon school of design in the Dominican Republic with an associates degree in Fine Arts and Illustration. From there she studied Illustration at Parsons school of design in NY and graduated from Empire State College with a concentration in Visual Arts in Culture. For the past 7 years Ellie has been teaching painting and illustration at the high school level and has never stopped learning and practicing her craft. " I love the look on a students face when they find themselves through art. It's very rewarding."
Painting Oklahoma in Acrylic In this painting workshop students will explore the many facets of acrylic painting. Acrylic paint has vibrant colors, mixes well will various mediums and dries quickly. Once dry it is permanent and lends itself well to techniques such as glazing and scumbling. In this course students will draw inspiration from the rustic beauty of Oklahoma and paint a 16 x 20 in. acrylic painting on canvas. They will learn real hands on techniques that they can take with them and use for a life time.