Class Overview

Explore the world of abstract painting in this new class!Abstract Painting - Continuing Education at Seattle Central College

Discover a variety of techniques that can inspire your creativity, including: pouring, drip, movement and fluid paintings.

In this class we will focus on abstract landscapes and on emotions as the subjects for painting.

Explore the color wheel and how to express feelings and moods in color. Learn methods for extending color, shape and form.

Explore abstract linear, perspective, height, length and shadows.

Consider ways to tell stories through abstract painting.

You will also have the opportunity to incorporate mixed media into your painting process.

See textbooks and materials needed for this class.

 

Learning Outcomes

Become familiar with multiple techniques in abstract painting including: pouring, drip, movement and fluid paintings.

Gain experience creating abstract landscapes and using emotions as the subjects for painting.

Acquire knowledge of the color wheel and how to express feelings and moods in color.

Develop an understanding about incorporating perspective, height, length and shadows into your painting.

Who Should Take this Class?

  • Anyone interested in exploring their creativity
  • Painters and artists interested in exploring abstraction
  • People interested in exploring their emotions through painting

Session Details

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