Animal 

Painting Class

8-week painting class series 

$245 per student 

Date and Time: TBA

Come learn classical  painting techniques step-by-step for fur, feathers, beaks and claws! Our  in- depth lessons are designed to support every painter, at every level. 

Beginners welcome and experienced painters welcome! In this class, students will spend two weeks completing each painting and will learn techniques to capture animal details!

Take home your masterpiece!

You will be thrilled to see

what you can paint! 

Wooden Easels, canvas, brushes, paints, mediums & aprons are all provided!

Limit 15 students. Classes fill quickly.

Reserve your spot!  

Have you ever wanted to paint wild animals? 

Time and Date :TBA

  Elk Grove Regional Park

THE TOUCAN BIRD STUDY

Students will learn to paint a Toucan with colorful background.

  • Brush strokes and handling a pallet knife

  • Movement of water with the brush

  • Shadow and light from around the bird

  • Painting eyes, beaks and claws

  • Reflective and refractive colors

  • Mixing colors

  • Color theory and how to keep paint colors vivid

  • Blending techniques

  • Using specialized painting mediums to acrylic

Time and Date: TBA

 Elk Grove Regional Park

THE JAGUAR & POND STUDY

Students will learn to paint a beautiful Jaguar drinking from a pond.

  • Brush strokes and handling a pallet knife

  • Movement of water with the brush

  • Shadow and light

  • Painting shrubs, and water

  • Reflective and refractive colors

  • Mixing colors

  • Color theory and how to keep paint colors vivid

  • Blending techniques

  • Using specialized painting mediums to acrylic

  • Painting texture in fur 

  • Painting eyes, whiskers, and other details 

Time and Date: TBA

Elk Grove Regional Park

A GIRAFFE STUDY

Students will learn how to paint a majestic Giraffe.

  • Brush strokes and working with color washes

  • Movement of paint with the brush

  • Shadow and light 

  • Painting eyes,, ears, wrinkles, and head structure

  • Reflective and refractive colors

  • Mixing colors

  • Color theory and how to keep paint colors vivid

  • Blending techniques

  • Using specialized painting mediums to acrylic

Time and Date: TBA

Elk Grove Regional Park

THE  ELEPHANT SUNSET STUDY

Students will learn how to paint elephants, acacia tree and sunset

  • Brush strokes and handling a pallet knife

  • Movement and shape of Elephants 

  • Shadow and light at sunset

  • Painting shrubs, acacia tree and background vs. foreground

  • Reflective and refractive colors

  • Mixing colors

  • Color theory and how to keep paint colors vivid

  • Blending techniques

  • Using specialized painting mediums to acrylic

Pictures from

Park- Day Painting

2019-2020