In addition to free monthly gallery talks and demos, BAC offers ongoing opportunities for edification and full-on creative immersion. Register for workshops at the front desk or call us at 206.842.3132.
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Amy D’Apice workshops ongoing through August – drop in to one!
Drawing Birds with Robert Amaral
When: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Wednesday, August 12
Where: Hyla Middle School
Cost: $95, members $75, Students $65
Increase your enjoyment of birding by adding sketches to your birding observations. Instructor will cover basic drawing fundamentals such as shapes, proportions, and posture. Some drawing exercises will be done using bird mounts on loan from the Dungeness River Center in Sequim. This is a wonderful opportunity to draw from actual models. No experience necessary, all skill levels welcome.
Robert Amaral, Oriole. Pencil. Image courtesy of the artist.
Kirie Paper Cutting with Elizabeth VanDuine
When: 9:30-12:30, Friday, August 14
Where: BAC Annex
Cost: $95, BAC members $85, students $75
Elizabeth is a master with the utility knife! Her specialty is Kirie, a Japanese form of paper cutting in which the artist sketches an image, then cuts out of a single piece of paper using a utility knife. Colorful papers can then be adhered on the back to complete the image.
Using this technique, students will make cards or small works perfect for gift giving.
Elizabeth VanDuine, Tree Tag. Paper. Image courtesy of the artist.
Sketching on Location with Amy D’Apice
When: 1-4 p.m. on Fridays, July 10 to August 21
Drop-in cost: $40/class
Sketching is a powerful way to “see” and experience the world. This dynamic seven-session course teaches students to record their impressions and visions on paper, creating drawings that are free, loose, and interpretive. Drop in for one or for all!
Amy D’Apice, Seattle Skyline. Image courtesy of the artist.
Fashion Illustration with Amy D’Apice
When: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, July 7 – August 25
Drop-in cost: $40.
Bring your design vision to life in this popular fashion illustration class, taught by 20-year teaching veteran Amy D’Apice. Come Drop in as you wish!
When: 10:00 a.m.12:30 p.m. Saturdays, July 11 – August 15
Where: Hyla Middle School
Drop-in cost: $65/jam
Drop in to one or all of these jams. Improve your acrylic and oil painting skills and learn new ones in this dynamic workshop designed to foster both your technique and the courage to use it! The course will cover composition, color theory, painted edges, creating light, impasto, and enlightening critiques. It is geared specifically toward acrylics and oils.
Each session will be “jam” packed as students work in an atmosphere supporting individual expression and experimentation.
Amy D’Apice, Moog’s Birthday. Image courtesy of the artist.
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Diana Cronin, Bicycling in Snow pasta dish, 2013 (detail). Porcelain. Image courtesy of the artist.