2-D Studio Arts

UPCOMING:

Spring Session | 3/26/18 - 5/18/18

Eight-Week Classes
March 26 - May 18

Four-Week Classes
Block I: March 26 - April 20
Block II: April 23 - May 18

Eight-Week Classes

Writing Initiative for Veterans

Instructor: Jason Stephenson
Mondays 6-8 p.m.

Eight-Week Class
Free for Veterans with accepted scholarship application. Applications due March 16. Scholarship notifications by March 19. Send completed applications to jdavis@okcontemp.org.

The best person to tell your story is you. In this eight-week memoir class, learn tips and tricks to craft your life stories. Study written examples, engage in writing activities and share your work with your classmates.

Four-Week Classes | Block I

Acrylic Painting Masterclass with Bert Seabourn

Instructor: Bert Seabourn
10 a.m. - noon Tuesdays

Instructor: Bert Seabourn 
6-8 p.m. Tuesdays

Four-Week Class
Block I: March 27 - April 17
Block II: April 24 - May 15
$75 (supplies not included)

Explore the bridge between realism and abstraction while painting alongside renowned artist Bert Seabourn. This intermediate to advanced level class focuses on creating unique works through fusion of design, color, form and composition. In addition to painting techniques, an introduction to transfers and collage is tailored to the development of each artist. All students receive individual attention.

Figure Drawing

Instructor: Glen Thomas
6-8 p.m. Mondays

Four-Week Class
Block I: March 26 - April 16
Block II: April 23 - May 14
$85 (includes model fee, supplies not included)

Students learn to render the human figure quickly and accurately by working each week with live models. Early efforts focus on creating quick gestural drawings. As the class progresses, an emphasis is placed on expressive line, value, perspective and proportion. Glen gives weekly demonstrations and provides individual attention throughout. Basic drawing skills are recommended.

Basic Water Media

Instructor: Bryan Dahlvang
6-8 p.m. Thursdays

Four-week class
Block I: March 29 - April 19 
Block II: April 26 - May 17
$75 (supplies not included)

Learn the basics of painting with water-based media (acrylic, watercolor and ink). This simple approach to learning the ropes of water media will have you painting faster and better than you thought you could. Challenge yourself and overcome the obstacles that have kept you from painting. This class will provide an escape from the reality of your daily schedule. You will learn how to control the flow of paint and when it is best to lose control of it. Step out of your comfort zone and take hold of a brush. You may just become obsessed with creating your own works of art!

2-D Studio Pass

Four-week studio pass
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Fridays

Block I: March 20 - April 20
Block II: April 27 - May 18
$45

Are you sitting on unfinished work? Explore your journey with 2-D arts even further with a Studio Pass! Use our studios to finish those paintings, drawing and more. Easels available on a first come, first served basis. Passes are valid for the dates listed, no carryovers or pro-rating.

  • Open studio does not include instruction or demonstration.
  • Clean up must begin 30 minutes before end of studio time.

Four-Week Classes | Block II

Acrylic Painting Masterclass with Bert Seabourn

Instructor: Bert Seabourn
10 a.m. - noon Tuesdays

Instructor: Bert Seabourn 
6-8 p.m. Tuesdays

Four-Week Class
Block I: March 27 - April 17
Block II: April 24 - May 15
$75 (supplies not included)

Explore the bridge between realism and abstraction while painting alongside renowned artist Bert Seabourn. This intermediate to advanced level class focuses on creating unique works through fusion of design, color, form and composition. In addition to painting techniques, an introduction to transfers and collage is tailored to the development of each artist. All students receive individual attention.

Figure Drawing

Instructor: Glen Thomas
6-8 p.m. Mondays

Four-Week Class
Block I: March 26 - April 16
Block II: April 23 - May 14
$85 (includes model fee, supplies not included)

Students learn to render the human figure quickly and accurately by working each week with live models. Early efforts focus on creating quick gestural drawings. As the class progresses, an emphasis is placed on expressive line, value, perspective and proportion. Glen gives weekly demonstrations and provides individual attention throughout. Basic drawing skills are recommended.

Basic Water Media

Instructor: Bryan Dahlvang
6-8 p.m. Thursdays

Four-week class
Block I: March 29 - April 19 
Block II: April 26 - May 17
$75 (supplies not included)

Learn the basics of painting with water-based media (acrylic, watercolor and ink). This simple approach to learning the ropes of water media will have you painting faster and better than you thought you could. Challenge yourself and overcome the obstacles that have kept you from painting. This class will provide an escape from the reality of your daily schedule. You will learn how to control the flow of paint and when it is best to lose control of it. Step out of your comfort zone and take hold of a brush. You may just become obsessed with creating your own works of art!

2-D Studio Pass

Four-week studio pass
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Fridays

Block I: March 20 - April 20
Block II: April 27 - May 18
$45

Are you sitting on unfinished work? Explore your journey with 2-D arts even further with a Studio Pass! Use our studios to finish those paintings, drawing and more. Easels available on a first come, first served basis. Passes are valid for the dates listed, no carryovers or pro-rating.

  • Open studio does not include instruction or demonstration.
  • Clean up must begin 30 minutes before end of studio time.