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Acorns into Food

$15

with Sarah Moore, Region 9 Adult Education

Calendar Feb 25, 2019 at 6 pm

Did you know you could make acorns into flour?  This wild food has many benefits including high nutritional value, low glycemic index value, and a long storage life.  Learn collection methods and how to prepare acorns into food.  Best of all--you get to taste test food made from the acorns!

 

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Acoustic Guitar II W19

$69

with Ted Elliott, Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education

Calendar Apr 24, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks
In this class you’ll need 12 or so basic chords, knowledge of the capo, and a sense of adventure as we go more into depth with the 1960’s Bob Dylan, Leadbelly, Iris DeMent, Bruce Springsteen, 1960’s Rolling Stones, Woody Guthrie, view more Rory Block, Leo Kottke, Beatles DVD’s and old time blues DVD’s for fun! You set the pace, but some practice will be required between classes. You can take this class without Guitar I if you have the basic knowledge. You’ll need to bring a guitar, capo, picks, tuner, and notebook. Limit 6 students.
ACRYLIC AND/OR WATERCOLOR
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ACRYLIC AND/OR WATERCOLOR

$68

with Barbara Hathaway, Franklin County Adult Education

Calendar Apr 3, 2019 at 6 pm

Be creative. Express your talent in Acrylic or Watercolor at the Hathaway Art Studio, in Wilton. Explore mixing color and brush techniques. Learn a few tips on drawing compositions and effective use of shadows and highlights while painting a landscape or seascape. Paint alon with a demo or work at your own pace. See your brush strokes make a beautiful sky, sunset and refections. Add other elements of rocks, mountains, trees, flowers and foliage to show details. Both mediums are fun, easy to use and easy to clean up with water. 

Class can be combined on Thursdays to fit your schedule. Beginners to semi-pro willbe able to paint a composition to mat or frame.

Materials: Watercolor paper tablet 140 lbs., 3 WC brushes, 1 large, 1 medium, 1 small,WC Paint set, palette, paper towels or rag.Acrylic materials are: panel board or canvas not larger than 16" X 20", Acrylic paint set,palette, paper towel or rag.Location: 32 Maple St., Wilton

FMI you can call the instructor at 207-645-3449 or bhaway@myfairpoint.net

Fee: $68- pabable to the instructor.

Paid to instructor on 1st class and send registation form to Franklin County Adult Education, 129 Seamon Road, Suite A, Farmington, Maine  04938 or call 207-778-3460

Acrylic Paint Pouring: Beginners

$35

with Tara Finlay, Portland Adult Education

Calendar Mar 30, 2019 at 11 am, runs for 1 week
With this exciting process, students never know what beautiful patterns will be created until the paint is poured. We’ll cover what types of paint and additives work best to create beautiful abstract art. This class is appropriate for any artistic skill level, from beginner to pro, that wants to learn this technique. You will be transporting your wet paintings home in a container provided by the instructor, but you may want to have some plastic and a clean trunk or floor to rest the container on for the trip home. $30 materials fee payable to the instructor the day of class.
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Acrylic Painting

$49

with Gayle Fitzpatrick, Wells-Ogunquit Adult Community Education

Calendar Mar 7, 2019 at 10 am, runs for 4 weeks

This class covers composition, color theory, and color mixing as well as materials and techniques. You’ll learn and practice the fundamentals of painting with acrylics. Class time will provide time for experimentation, creativity and the opportunity to work on your own projects with guidance from the instructor. Beginner and Intermediate painters are both welcome! INSTRUCTOR: Gayle Fitzpatrick studied Fine Arts, Art Education and Art History at Massachusetts College of Art, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, and studied traditional Japanese papermaking with Tsuneo Naito and at the Penland School of Crafts, in North Carolina. She currently teaches art, printmaking and drawing at Kittery Community Education and Noble Adult Education.

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Acrylic Painting

$72

with Gayle Fitzpatrick, Kittery Adult Education

Calendar Apr 23, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

This class covers composition, color theory, and color mixing as well as materials and techniques. You will learn and practice the fundamentals of painting with acrylics. Class time will provide time for experimentation, creativity and the opportunity to work on your own projects with guidance from the instructor. Beginner and Intermediate painters are both welcome! Class size limited to 10. Bring to class: materials list supplied at registration.

Tuesday April 23- May 28, 6:30-8 p.m., 6 sessions

Course Fee: $72

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Acrylic Painting for Beginners through Intermediate

$75

with Vincent Carducci, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Calendar Feb 27, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

In the spirit of exploring possibilities, we will work with materials and methods - that is, the nature of acrylic paint, composing on a particular canvas, the nature of color and color harmony, values, line and edges, contour relationships, and building the surface. Nothing is taken for granted, and we will work from classroom set-ups. With focus and craftsmanship, we arrive at surprising and exciting results. Please request a materials list on registration or click here for list. With 21 solo shows, Vincent Carducci's paintings and prints are in corporate and private collections across America. He has taught in a wide variety of venues, including workshops, arts councils and universities.

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Acrylic Pouring-Beginners Art

$25

with Ann Berry, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Mar 5, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Acrylic Pouring is an art style for people of all skill levels. The class will teach the basics of color theory and students will walk away with four full sized pieces of art. Be prepared to get messy! Supply fee $40 payable to Instructor first night of class.

Instructor: Ann Berry

4 Tuesdays, 6-8 pm

Begins: March 5, 2019

Location: MCHS

Registration: $25

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