Classes for everyone

Maris teaches elements of drawing, painting, and collage with emphasis on seeing, experimenting, practice and expression. Learn to draw while you learn about your own creative process and expression. You will begin to see your surroundings in new ways, as you learn to combine the use of your mind, heart, vision and hands in the creative process.

Finding Beauty

Finding your way with creativity

Do you:

•    Ache to be more creative?
•    Wish you could draw?
•    Crave inspiration?
•    Want to learn with others in a fun, creative environment? These Finding Beauty classes are for you, no matter where you are on your creative path! Maris will guide you with each lesson to bring out your creativity at your own pace. She embellishes the classes with her lifetime of drawing, teaching and inspiring others. She adds artist examples, live demonstrations, and warm up exercises . You also get the added value of the energy of creativity from the class members.

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Fall into Winter

Fall into Winter exploring darkness and light. Eight weeks takes us through the darkness leading up to the winter solstice. You will explore elements of drawing and creativity using a variety of materials including: pencil, oil pastels, charcoal and paint, plus more! All materials included. With each class you will leave with:

• Ideas to practice/play with at home
• New skills in seeing and drawing
• Inspiration
• Images you have created *This class is for all levels of creativity.

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Beginning Anew

Begin the new year adding color, light and movement into the cold still parts of winter. Explore, learn and play with color, composition and pattern. We will use a variety of paints, oil pastels, colored pencils and more. All materials included.

With each class you will leave with:

• Ideas to practice/play with at home
• New skills using color!
• Inspiration
• Images you have created

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