Fall Classes

Beginning Watercolor

Join this class to learn the basics of how to create beautiful, color-filled watercolor paintings. You will learn how to mix your colors and create a number of paintings that include flowers, landscape, still life. You will be able to create glorious washes, intimate details, and learn how to use the transparent watercolors to create beautiful glazes. Come on, you know you want to take this class! No stress, I promise.
You will receive a supply list after you register.
Class Pack Available - contains brushes, paint tubes, palette, and paper needed for class. 
Sept. 11- Oct. 9                               Sept. 11-Oct.9
10-Noon                                              6-8pm
$90                                                         $90
 Oct. 18-11/22                                Class Pack of Basic Supplies
6:00-8:00pm                                    $60

Acrylic Painting

This class is jam packed with fun and information. During our time together you will learn a variety of techniques for backgrounds and texture, how to collage, some design pointers as well as color theory. There will be lots of demos and individual attention.
You will receive a supply list after you register. 
Class pack is available for beginners - includes brushes, paints, palette, canvas pad.
Sept. 13- Oct. 11                        Oct. 23-Nov.20
6:15-8:00pm                                     10am-Noon   
$90                                                          $90



Even if you think you can’t draw a straight line with a ruler, this class is for you!  Join and you will gain confidence and expertise.  Learn basic drawing techniques with pencil, while understanding how to use line, value, and perspective. Students work with a variety of subjects, including still life and landscape. 

Sept. 20- Oct. 18                Sept. 14-Oct. 12
10:00-11:30 am                     6:00-7:30pm  
$90                                                  $90

Oct. 23- Nov. 20


Cork and Canvas at The Ceramic Studio and More in Howell

Radiant Sunflower, Sept. 29,  6:30-9:30pm

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Classes will be held upstairs at the COBACH Building

202 W. Main Street, Brighton

Across from and same side of Main Street as
the Yum Yum Tree.

Space is limited, so sign up soon! In the rare event that I don't have enough fun people join, I may have to cancel. If that does happen, any preregistered students will be notified 24 hours in advance.




Sample of Watercolor Landscape
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Tree Drawing




Grow as an Artist

Take an on-line class with Donna Jean on Skillshare

Color Confidence:  register

6 Tools to Create Depth in Your Work:  register

8 Ways to Make Visual Texture:  register

7 Layouts for Dynamic Compositions:  register

7 Texture Techniques with Acrylic Gels:  register

How to Draw Trees:  register

5 Ways to use Gesso for Glorious Texture:  register


Professional Development

School Administrators, Contact me if you are interested in providing your teachers
the opportunity
to learn how to incorporate art into their curriculum.

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Private Lessons

Private Lessons are available in Drawing,
Beginning Watercolor, Oil, and Acrylics