Take your pick: pencil, pastel, watercolor, oil or acrylic. Learn the fundamentals of drawing and painting, concentrating on your medium of choice. Open Studio Hours are available for currently enrolled students. A materials fee is collected at time of enrollment for all art classes. Class Registration Policies

For more information about Art classes, contact Visual Arts Program Manager Joshua Margolis at 415.292.1299, ext. 1474 or

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Painting with Acrylics (J18PAS)

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Gain a foundation in painting with acrylics in this introductory course. Learn about color theory and composition; how to mix paint and use washes, glazes and other media; and how to combine acrylic...


7:00 pm –
9:00 pm

7/24/18 – 8/28/18

Member $220.00
Public $235.00

Oil Painting (J18OPS)

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Learn to paint with oils. Gain insight into light and shadow, develop a personal style and simply enjoy the process of painting. All levels of experience are welcome. Class fee includes a $40 materials...


6:30 pm –
9:00 pm

7/25/18 – 8/29/18

Public $265.00
Member $245.00
Includes Materials

Sketch This! (J18STS)

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Learn the basics of drawing from observation. This class covers subjects ranging from still life to landscape and portraiture, and guides you through each with simple step-by-step processes. Short...


7:00 pm –
9:00 pm

7/26/18 – 8/30/18

Member $220.00
Public $235.00