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Acrylic Painting - 1001 Arabian Nights with Joanne Tawfilis

Starts Saturday January 12, 2013 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM And Every Saturday Thereafter for eight Weeks. Instructor Joan Tawfilis, email: [email protected]

Class Location 2720 Loker Avenue West Suite J, Carlsbad CA 92010

Registration Per Student Entire Course

Members: $70.00 Non-Members: $104.00 Please inquire about family discounts.

To regsiter by check or money order, please address to Al-Awda PRRC, PO Box 131352, Carlsbad CA 92013. To pay online please use the paypal buttons below.

Member: $70
Non-Member: $104

Course Objective:  to learn painting techniques, have fun and create a modern visual interpretation of stories from the Arabian Nights

Course Description:  An 8 week, one and one half hour session per week that will enable participants to express themselves on canvas with a focus on creating individual painting
(participants are not limited to this subject)

Week 1
Introduction to Acrylic Painting
 *Using and Respecting the Basic Materials 
* Basic Layout/Design
*1001 Nights Stories to choose from

Week 2 - 7
*Design and Layout
*Painting on a 16X20 Canvas
*Painting a 4x8 mural that will be photographed, stretched and exhibited, donated to Al-Awda
*To frame or not to frame? (Individual painting)

Week 8
*Preparing for and installing an exhibition of your painting in the Al-Awda National Headquarters Office/Gallery

Preparation/Materials Needed:

  • One 16x20 stretched canvas (from any art supplier)

Acrylic Paint, Brushes and other incidental materials to use and mural canvas will be provided free of charge

  • Familiarity with a story/stories of the 1001 Arabian Nights prior to reporting to class (can be researched at any local library or book store)

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