ArtSpace — Herndon, Virginia

ArtSpace Herndon is a community art gallery created and supported by art lovers in the greater Herndon area. ArtSpace Herndon is a gathering place to celebrate the arts, showcasing artwork and events by local, regionally, and nationally known artists and performers. ArtSpace Herndon features a 1,700 sq foot art gallery and two classrooms for all types of art classes and small group sessions with artists.


Barbara Wilson — Private Instructor

Acting/Musical Theatre/Speech

Instruction in acting technique, voice and body movement and/or theory and character development. Musical theatre and staging. Speech, oral interpretation and diction for children. Public speaking for adults.


Bella Vista Photography - instructor Mary Louise Ravese

Using Adobe Lightroom to Organize, Edit and Share Your Photographs

This introductory class is for those who are interested in learning the basics of how to organize and edit their images using Adobe Lightroom software. Adobe Lightroom is a leading software application designed to handle the full photography workflow from organizing images, to editing images (a.k.a the digital darkroom), to sharing images by preparing them for print, slideshow, web page or book. Adobe Lightroom is suitable for beginner to advanced photographers. Over the course of two days, this class will concentrate on the essentials of Adobe Lightroom's main modules: Library, Develop, and the output modules of Print, Web, Slideshow and Book.

  • Saturday February 18, 2017 10 am - 5pm to Sunday February 19, 1 - 5 pm
  • Class Location: ArtSpace, 750 Center St, Herndon, VA 20170. Workshop fee: Early Bird Discount: $199 if registered by February 4, 2017 ($225 if registered after February 4, 2017). Bring a Friend -- a 2nd participant registering at the same time qualifies for a discount of $20. For more info call 571-594-2390 or visit http://www.bellavistaphotography.com/classes-lessons#LR3

DebKArt Home Studios

Carlo Russo - Painting Flowers Successfully

- Instruction is private, in my home studio, limited to 12 students - Carlo will teach you how he overcomes the unique challenges and difficulties florals can present - Learn how a good approach is key to painting flowers successfully. Avoid common mistakes. - Each day in the workshop you will learn techniques for painting thoroughly, but with speed and accuracy - Artists of all skill levels are encouraged to come and learn

TJ Cunningham Paints From Life, Outdoors - Accept the Challenge!

The focus of this workshop is learning to see reflected light and color in plein air figure painting. Working from a clothed model TJ Cunningham will demonstrate his process during daily demonstrations and then assist attendees as they complete their own paintings. This focused, five day workshop will be conducted out doors with live models. All levels of experience are welcome. Flesh-tones, drawing, gesture and basic anatomy will all be discussed.

Teresa Oaxaca - Painting Flowers in Oil

Learn to paint flowers alone or as part of interesting compositions - Instruction is private, in my home studio, limited to 12 students - Teresa will teach you how she creates beautiful alla prima floral paintings - Learn how mastering values and edges elevates your artwork - Take away tools and techniques you can use in underpainting, alla prima or direct painting methods - Artists of all skill levels are encouraged to come and learn

TINA GARRETT - 3 STARTING METHODS FOR PORTRAITS...BECAUSE YOU CAN CREATE GREAT ART NO MATTER HOW YOU START!

WOULD YOU LIKE TO PAINT BEAUTIFUL PORTRAITS WITH THE METHOD THAT BEST SUITS YOU? - Instruction is private, in my home studio, limited to 12 students - Tina will teach three starting methods, from the live model, to help you explore oil painting. - Learn to see value, create form and understand edges to control your composition and create dramatic portraiture. - Each day Tina will teach you how to organize your palette to mix realistic colors, values and temperatures for different skin types. - Artists of all skill levels are encouraged to come and learn

LINDA FISLER PALETTE KNIFE ARTIST AND AUTHOR - COMPOSING AND EDITING: 2 SKILLS 2 LEARN, IN PLEIN AIR PAINTING AND IN WRITING

Would you like to paint lovely landscapes in oil or acrylic confidently and more easily? - Instruction is relaxed, in my home studio and outdoors in the Broadlands neighborhood, limited to 12 students - Linda will teach you how she paints from life outdoors, using palette knives (talk about easy clean up compared to brushes!) - Learn how to compose and edit landscape paintings. Then learn how to compose and edit documents like your biography, resume, newsletter, social media posts, etc. - Each day in the workshop you will learn techniques for fully expressing yourself visually AND literally - Artists of all skill levels are encouraged to come and learn - Every student will receive a free copy of Linda's instructional book, Four Pillars to Build Your Masterpiece

DAVID SHEVLINO PAINTS THE CLOTHED FIGURE

Would you like to create fresh, loose figure paintings? - Instruction by this contemporary master is relaxed, in my home studio and outdoors in the Broadlands neighborhood, limited to 12 students - David will teach you how he paints from live models alla prima (wet into wet) - Learn how to simplify form, values and color into understandable tones and shapes - Each day in the workshop we will watch David demonstrate, and then paint from live models ourselves - Artists of all skill levels are encouraged to come and learn - Every student will appreciate painting loosely and with greater economy in their strokes


Round Hill Arts Center

Round Hill Arts Center is community-based, encouraging participation in the arts for the benefit of the entire community of western Loudoun. We also seek to foster an understanding of the many ways in which art is present in our lives - from paintings and drawings to furniture and textiles. In short, we are about getting people into art!


The Cooley Gallery

Portrait Painting

Artist, Marcia Klioze will be teaching portraiture and painting at the Cooley Gallery in Leesburg starting in March. The Cooley Gallery is a beautiful gallery owned by Chris Cooley, former Redskin and magnificent potter. Beginners and advanced painters welcome


VSA of Loudoun - DaVinci Studio

Art Group & Open Studio Classes

The DaVinci Open Studio is an on-going studio session where a variety of materials are available for participants to explore painting, drawing and other media, at their own pace and in a social setting alongside a trained artist. During Art Group participants will work on fun and creative art projects which are not only a great way to express oneself, but are also an interesting way to connect with peers. Artwork will be shared and discussed with the group, offering a chance to not only discover art, but also something about themselves and each other!

  • Mondays 10-11am, 11:15am-12:15pm
  • Visit www.vsaloudoun.org or contact Kellie at 540-338-7973.