Upcoming Classes at PCC

All levels and styles welcome, with personal attention, demos, and constructive feedback. PCC classes are at the Willow Creek campus, Beaverton, OR. Enroll Online at www.pcc.edu/community or by phone 971 722-6266.

*Note 50% discount for age 62+ at PCC. Apply at 971 722-8888 after enrollment.

Creative Breakthroughs

Two Saturdays: July 8 and 15, 9:30 am to 3:50 pm. CRN 33429 $99

‘Enjoy the Process’ of creating entirely original art with break-out exercises to stir your imagination, liberate, inspire, and propel your understanding of creating in watercolors or acrylics. Rediscover the joys of painting with an unrestrained approach. Conquer fears with stimulating tasks, then apply lessons to your personal style and interests.

Mastering Watercolors

Two Saturdays: Jul 22 and 29, 9:30 am to 3:50 pm. CRN 32544 $99

Learn the step-by-step methods of watercolors: washes, glazes, and final brush strokes. Discover how fun and rewarding it is to paint your ideas and visions, quickly and easily. Loads of tips and techniques, paint mixing, essential design and composition lessons.

Acrylics are Easy!

Two Saturdays: Aug 5 and 12, 9:30 am to 3:50 pm. CRN 32546 $99.

Explore the special characteristics of acrylics, from washes to glazes and final brush strokes. Learn to use the transparent qualities – similar to watercolors, and opaque qualities – similar to oils. Discover how Gesso can help you resurrect a troubled painting and launch you in new and inspired directions.

Land and Sea Painting

Two Saturdays: Aug 19 and 26, 9:30 am to 3:50 pm CRN 31790 $99.

Learn to master traditional landscapes, seascapes, or any celebration of nature in watercolors or acrylics. Capture light and atmosphere; explore essential design and composition lessons; discover the similarities and techniques of both mediums.