National Park Art Series

National Park Art Series
Next session: Tuesday, April 2, 2024 | 1:00pm-4:00pm


Tuesdays 1-4pm, April 2-May 21 (8-weeks)

In this 8-week series Katie Hutter will lead students to explore the National Parks, following along in the footsteps of Master Painters including: Nancy Howe, Fred MacNeil, David Drummond, Jim McVicker, John Lonegan and others. Come with us as we study how these incredible artists, look at what nature gives them, and how they build their paintings using value, compositional keys, and contrast, and texture to create interest instead of "detail". $20 Material fee due to instructor at the start of class as she will be providing high quality prints. Additional Required Materials are Listed Below. Prime Members free, Standard Members $100, Guests $120.

Open to Intermediate to Advanced Students

Required Materials:

Paint: Yellow Ocher, Burnt Sienna, Burnt Umber, Raw Umber, Sap Green, Cad Red, quinacridone magenta, Cad Yellow medium, cad orange, lemon yellow, white, black, ultramarine blue, cobalt blue. Additional colors encouraged though not required.


Flat: #4, 8, 12

Filbert: #4, 8, 12

Liner brush

Palette knife

Wash brush (#20)

Canvas or paper, 11 x 14 or larger for painting, that size or smaller for pastels

For acrylics: micro mister, water container, paper towels

For oils: citrus thinner or gamsol; linseed oil, paper towels, 

For pastels: pastel paper, blending stumps, variety of pastels - sticks and pencils, q-tips, paper towels

For watercolor: 120lb cold press watercolor paper, water containers, quality paints and brushes

Contact Instructor: Kathleen Hutter 

Open to all.

The Center

Cancellation Policy: If you find that you cannot attend a class after registering, please let us know by emailing or contacting the Welcome Desk. Due to the need to purchase supplies in advance, cancellations with fewer than 7 days' notice will incur the materials fee. No-show Fee: Prime members will incur a $30 no-show fee for any uncancelled registrations in addition to the class’s materials fee.

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