•Youth classes are provided with necessary tools and materials. Class size limited to 12 to maximize quality of instruction and avoid overcrowding. Cost is $5 per class, except where noted. Whenever possible, a waiting list will be created for a second class. Experienced practicing artists teach all classes. In addition to a strong emphasis on the fun of Creative Expression and skill development, teachers will help students meet the California Department of Education Visual and Performing Art Standards. Students will learn the language of Artistic Perception, the Historical and Cultural Context for work in progress, and how to make Aesthetic Value judgments about works of art.
•Adult classes are open to 17 and older art enthusiasts. No prior experience necessary. Cost is $10, except where noted. Participants are asked to bring their own materials and tools, except where an additional materials fee is charged. Payment is due at registration to assure space in the class.
•Classes are held at 29 Palms Art Gallery, except where noted. Printmaking classes are held at 29 Palms Creative Center, 6847 Adobe Road, (760)361-1805.