TUESDAY, 6:00pm - 9:00pm

WEDNESDAY, 6:00pm - 9:00pm

THURSDAY, 10:00am-1:00pm

FRIDAY, 10:00am-1:00pm

SATURDAY, 10:00am-1:00pm

Losina Art Center 619-630-9278

Art Classes

TEACHING YOUR MIND TO SEE

EVENING SESSIONS

  • Tuesday 6pm-9pm
  • Wednesday 6pm-9pm

MORNING SESSIONS

  • Thursday 10am-1pm
  • Friday 10am-1pm
  • Saturday 10am-1pm (live model, model fee)

Introductory Drawing Classes

2 Special Introductory Classes ($97)

All levels

These two classes can be taken on any day, except Saturday. You will create a baseline drawing so the instructor can see your current level. You will be introduced to the 10 quintessential drawing concepts. After completing these two classes you will be ready for any direction you want to develop: drawing, painting, portraiture, abstract art, mixed media, as well as Saturday classes with live model.

Buy 2 Special Introductory classes

Materials

  • Two 4b pencils
  • Sketchpad with white paper (not newsprint), 9x12", 12x16”, or any size
  • ArtGum eraser
  • Pencil sharpener with cap
  • Roll of paper towels
  • Photo camera or cell phone, to record your progress

TUESDAY 6:00pm - 9:00pm

WEDNESDAY 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Unpredictable Art 

Level: Beginner to Advanced

Instead of ordinary art that you normally create that meets your expectations but fails to deliver surprise, you’ll create unpredictable art that will continue to surprise you with each class.  

If you are a new student and this is your first or second class, you will need the Basic Kit: sketch pad 12x16” or 16x20” or any size; two 4-B pencils; Artgum eraser; paper towels; pencil sharpener, photo camera or cell phone.                                                                                      

Materials

  • 4-6 sheets of 20x26” colored Canson paper (in different bright colors, OR different pastel colors, OR a random mixture of colors; can include black)
  • Tempera paints in 8-oz bottles, 6 colors: white, yellow, red, blue, green, black
  • Elmer’s white school glue
  • Scissors
  • 4 sticks willow charcoal or 2 sticks soft black Conte crayons
  • 2 sticks compressed charcoal
  • Fixative spray “Workable” (NOT Final or Permanent)
  • Freezer paper as palette - 18-inch roll Reynold’s brand, from VONS, Wallmart, Ralph’s (NO sandwich paper or parchment paper, please)
  • Brushes
  • Roll of paper towels
  • Photo camera

THURSDAY, 10:00am -1:00pm

FRIDAY, 10:00am -1:00pm

Breaking the Mold of Ordinary 

Beginner to Advanced

New students: regardless of your art experience, your first two classes will be special baseline drawing, so please ignore the list of supplies below and only bring the Basic Drawing Kit: sketch pad 12x16”, 16x20” or any size; two graphite 4-B pencils; Artgum eraser; paper towels; pencil sharpener, photo camera or cell phone.  

Returning students: Instead of ordinary art that you normally create that meets your expectations but fails to deliver surprise, you’ll create unpredictable art that will continue to surprise you with each class.                                                                                      

Materials

  • 4-6 sheets of 20x26” Canson paper in differents colors (can be bright or subtle tones; can include black)
  • 2 bottles Elmer’s white glue
  • Tempera paints in 8-oz bottles, 6 colors: white, yellow, red, blue, green, black
  • Freezer paper as palette (18-inch roll Reynold’s brand, found at VONS, Wallmart, Ralph’s, but please do not buy sandwich paper or parchment paper)
  • 4 sticks willow charcoal or 2 sticks soft black Conte crayons
  • 2 sticks compressed charcoal
  • Fixative spray “Workable” (NOT Final or Permanent, please)
  • Scissors
  • Photo camera

SATURDAY, 10:00am-1:00pm

Nude. Creating Unpredictable Art

Level: Beginner to Advanced

Working from observation on colored paper, you’ll create a surprising work of art. Our model will hold one standing pose for 3 hours. Model fee applies, $6 to $10, depending on the number of students in class.

Please note that you will be transporting your wet artwork home, so please bring a drop cloth for your car.  

Materials

  • 4-6 sheets of 20x26” Canson paper in differents colors (can be bright or subtle tones; can include black)
  • Bottle Elmer’s white school glue
  • 4 sticks willow charcoal or 2 sticks soft black Conte crayons
  • 2 sticks compressed charcoal
  • Scissors
  • Tempera paints in 8-oz bottles, 6 colors: white, yellow, red, blue, green, black
  • Freezer paper as palette (18-inch roll Reynold’s brand, found at VONS, Wallmart, Ralph’s, but please do not buy sandwich paper or parchment paper)
  • Brushes
  • Roll of paper towels
  • Fixative spray “Workable” (NOT final and not permanent)
  • Photo camera (or cell phone), for taking snapshots of your progress
  • Model fee - $7-$10, depending on the number of students in class

Questions about materials? Call 619-630-9278

For information about openings in any class, call 619-630-9278 or email info@LosinaArtCenter.com

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NEW! Executive Package now has extended flexibility: buy 8 classes and have three full months to use them. Any class, any day, any time within 3 months from date of the first class taken.

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Canvas sizes we recommend for your future classes, regardless of which project you want to work on:

  • 36 x 48” - “the size of a washing machine”, the most popular with art buyers
  • 48 x 60” - the size every artist must try
  • 30 x 30” - perfect size for multi-panel installations
  • 8 x 10” - best size for creating art as gifts

Blick Art, Rhino Art, Artist&Craftsman, Aaron Brothers - offer 10% DISCOUNT to Losina students. Print the Materials for the course you’ve chosen and present it at the register when buying supplies.