Create and bring home a flower arrangement and painting. Practice some watercolor techniques using your arrangement as inspiration.
Teacher demo and individual guidance provided. Materials fee covers flowers, paint, brushes, paper. Suitable for all ability levels.
Material Fee(s): $25
Note(s): Please note that this an adult class for students over 18 years of age. Because it will be held off-campus, students will receive parking and room location information.
*Class Held At: Castro Valley High School, 19400 Santa Maria Ave.
Instructor Bio: Jenn Leighton Parker is a local artist and art educator. Her passion to teach and inspire students has allowed her 12+ years experience of teaching art at Castro Valley High School. She has also taught classes at Patten University and Academy of Art and conducts private lessons in her studio. She has earned a BFA in painting and an MA in Art and Religion. She currently enjoys exploring texture and design through the medium of encaustic collage. Layers and texture are important elements in her work revealing a variety of materials. Inspiration is found within natural elements, vintage drawings, playful child inspired designs, religious symbols, and language. You can see some examples of her encaustic work at www.jennleighton.com