Park-Day

Painting

Classes 

Artist Holding a Paintbrush

7th Grade and Up

High School
Painting Workshops

Join us outdoors 

 

Our workshops teach students

important painting techniques to create

VIVID and REALISTIC details! 

Students have 2-weeks of instruction to complete

a 11x14 masterpiece!

 We meet outside at the beautiful Elk Grove Regional Park.  In each one of the painting classes, students will be taught painting techniques for creating realistic details, layering and more!

2 Week Detail-painting workshop includes:

 

*BLENDING TECHNIQUES

*COLOR THEORY

*MIXING TECHNIQUES

*LIGHT AND SHADOW

*DEPTH AND PERSPECTIVE

*LAYERING AND DIMENSION

*UMBERING AND GLAZING

*BRUSHSTROKE TECHNIQUES

*ARTISTIC OBSERVATION

*PROPER BRUSH CARE

Students use artist-grade materials in acrylic mediums on stretched canvas. 

We teach our students step-by-step instructions to master new skills according to their individual level and ability. We guide the class to use proper techniques to achieve a painting they are proud of!  In each class, students will add to their painting, building on the previous weeks work to create a painting full of depth and detail!  After two weeks, every student's painting will be ready to be framed!

Students will be blown away at what they can paint!  

All levels welcome! 7th Grade and older!

Limited students per class to maintain social distancing.

Reserve your Easel now! 

$85 PER STUDENT for each 2-week painting class. Learn with  4-hours of one-on-one instruction in detail painting techniques!

OR

$365 PER STUDENT to enroll in the full semester Jan-May for a $60 discount and 20+ hours of VAPA

After enrollment, families will receive information about class location, park amenities, payment options and more. Please send us an email if you have any questions! 


Teacher: Jeanette Clamp


7th- 12th Grade Painting Schedule-
 

January's
Wolf painting

Students will work on the wolf painting for the duration of the two week class! 

$85 per student 

Time: 2:00 PM- 4:00 PM

 

Class Dates-

Tuesday,  January 18th            

Tuesday, January 25th 

WOLF PAINTING

Students will learn to paint the warm layered colors of Wolf's fur against the night sky and glowing lights. 

  • Composition of subject

  • Creating depth in portraiture

  • Layering colors

  • Blending techniques

  • Color theory to create glowing light

  • Detail with liner brush

  • Painting details in fur, and eyes

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February's
Galaxy painting

Students will work on the Galaxy painting for the duration of the two week class! 

$85 per student 

Time: 2:00 PM- 4:00 PM

 

Class Dates-

Tuesday,  February 15th            

Tuesday, February 22th 

GALAXY PAINTING

Students will learn to paint the glowing planets in this sci-fi nightscape featuring clouds, stars and rich colors!

  • Composition of subject

  • Creating depth 

  • Layering colors

  • Blending techniques

  • Color theory to create glowing light

  • Detail with liner brush

  • Painting details in cloudscapes and the night sky

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March's
Hot Air Balloon
painting

Students will work on the Hot Air Balloon painting for the duration of the two week class! 

$85 per student 

Time: 2:00 PM- 4:00 PM

 

Class Dates-

Tuesday,  March 22nd            

Tuesday, March 29th 

HOT AIR BALLOON PAINTING

Students will learn to paint the warm layered colors of the sky behind the vivid and colorful balloons. 

  • Composition of subject

  • Creating depth in portraiture

  • Layering colors

  • Blending techniques

  • Color theory to create glowing light

  • Detail with liner brush

  • Painting details in the Balloons

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April's Tuscan Landscape Painting

Students will work on the Tuscan landscape painting for the duration of the two week class! 

$85 per student 

Time: 2:00 PM- 4:00 PM

Class Dates-

Tuesday,  April 19th            

Tuesday, April 26th 

TUSCAN LANDSCAPE PAINTING

Students will learn to paint the landscape of Tuscany with layered colors in the trees and fields of lavender. 

  • Composition of subject

  • Creating depth in landscapes

  • Layering colors

  • Blending techniques

  • Color theory to create glowing light

  • Detail with liner brush

  • Painting details landscapes and buildings

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May's Koi Pond painting

Students will work on the Koi Pond Painting for the duration of the two week class! 

$85 per student 

Time: 2:00 PM- 4:00 PM

Class Dates-

Tuesday,  May 17th            

Tuesday, May 24th 

KOI POND PAINTING

Students will learn to paint the layered colors of a pond filled with vibrant Koi fish. 

  • Composition of subject

  • Creating depth water

  • Layering colors

  • Blending techniques

  • Color theory to create glowing light

  • Detail with liner brush

  • Painting details and textures

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Park Day Painting Gallery