The Palo Alto Art Center is open again after a two-year major remodel, and is back in full swing offering all sorts of classes and exhibits. I learned today that they will be offering a one-day colored pencil workshop this fall. Here is the info:
Beyond Black and White: Colored Pencil Workshop
Sunday, Nov 3, 10am-4pm, $89 resident/$102 non-resident
taught by Brian Lamprell, www.brianlamprell.com
Do you want to inject some color into your drawing? Students of all levels are invited to explore the basics of drawing with colored pencils, watercolor pencils and conte crayon, working from photographs. Newer student will be introduced to a variety of materials as well as techniques such as blending, hatching, burnishing, impress, and perspective drawing. Experienced students will further explore composition, form, light and shadow, and color theory.
If you're interested in the workshop, contact the Palo Alto Art Center directly for more info. Their website is http://www.cityofpaloalto.org/gov/depts/csd/artcenter/default.asp The address is 1313 Newell Rd, Palo Alto. Phone: (650) 329-2366