Beginning Painting: Acrylics

ART X 5D

From palette building to mark making to composition, this course explores the fundamentals of painting with acrylic paint--a fast-drying, permanent, and clean water-based medium that permits easy correction and change.

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Classroom
Starting at $649.00
As few as 10 weeks
2.0

What you can learn.

  • Develop skills in this medium by painting from still life, natural forms, as well as pursuing abstract exploration
  • Understand a sequence of cumulative technical and theoretical topics, including color, line, scale, size, brush weight, gesture, transparent vs opaque, and texture
  • Evaluate painters from the annals of art history, as well as those pushing the tradition today
  • Develop individual directions in style and expression

About this course:

An introductory course in painting with acrylic: a fast-drying, permanent, and clean water-based medium that permits easy correction and change. The medium integrates easily with drawing and can be worked transparently or opaquely. Students develop skills in this medium by painting from still life, natural forms, and abstract exploration. Ideally suited to the beginner, students are encouraged to develop individual directions in style and expression.
Prerequisites
ART X 5A Basic Drawing I or equivalent experience.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Canceled
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Wednesday 7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Location: UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
Instructor: Dahn Hiuni
373601
Fee:
$649.00
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Notes

Estimated supplies cost is $75.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 08, 2020
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Wed Apr 1, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 318
Discussion
Wed Apr 8, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 318
Discussion
Wed Apr 15, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 318
Discussion
Wed Apr 22, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 318
Discussion
Wed Apr 29, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 318
Discussion
Wed May 6, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 318
Discussion
Wed May 13, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 318
Discussion
Wed May 20, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 318
Discussion
Wed May 27, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 318
Discussion
Wed Jun 3, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 318

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