Featured Teen Summer Studio- Fundamentals of Oil Painting

Join us this June and July for our Teen Summer Studios featuring instruction by some of CCA's most highly regarded staff. Teen Summer Studios are one or two week long courses designed specifically for teens, no matter your level of experience! Our studios will feature courses in clay, printmaking, found assemblage, portrait painting, drawing, and more! Come and learn new techniques from our amazing CCA Faculty, or refine your skills in a fun, supportive environment.

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Featured Teen Summer Studio

Fundamentals of Oil Painting

with Colleen Hammond

Date: July 24-28

Time: 1-4pm

Tuition: $160 (Members: $150)

If you are new to painting or never picked up a brush, this class will be full of ideas, inspiration, information and instruction to guide you into experimenting and learning to paint with oils. Using a limited palatte, discover the versatility and sumptuous nature of oils. Come to understand the basic elements and principles of art, techniques and methods used to create a successful painting. Each class will focus on a different subject matter-- still life, portrait, landscape, abstract and non-objective. Painting from life and photos will be utilized. Health and safety will be considered with all choices of materials. A supply list will be available upon request.


 Our Portrait Painting Intensive students are loving their projects this week! Check out some of their work below. Missed out on the portrait workshop? Don't worry! We have plenty of other painting and drawing Teen Summer Studios for you to check out. Click here to learn more.