CLASSES BY GAINOR ARE HELD AT
CARROLLWOOD CULTURAL CENTER*

*Classes by Gainor are taught at Carrollwood Cultural Center, Tampa, Florida, on a 6 week rotating basis throughout the year. The class schedule may be viewed online and in a printed catalog which may be picked up at the Center. Registration for classes may be done online by credit card or in person at the Center’s office or by calling 813 269-1310. Gainor may be reached at 813 469-1641 or email gainor@tampabay.rr.com.

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PAINTING WITH OILS
AND PASTELS
(6 weeks)

 Friday 9:30-12:00

Winter I  Jan 12-Feb 16

Winter II March 2-April 6

Spring April 20-May 25

Summer -class suspended until September. Why not sign on for the Saturday class!


 Saturday 9:30-12:00

Winter I  Jan 13-Feb 17

Winter II March 3-April 7

Spring April 21-May 26

Summer I June 9- July 14

Summer II July 28- Sept 1

 
SAMPLING THE MEDIA (6 weeks)

 Friday 1:00-3:30

Winter I  Jan 12- Feb 16

Winter II March 2- April 6

Try Oils, Acrylics, Watercolors, and Pastels to see which one you like. The first class is lecture about all the mediums. Then each class is smorgasbord of materials from which you can pick one or all the mediums to “play” with. The class is not intended to be a “technique” class but you will get help as needed (Materials fee $30).


UNDERSTANDING THE BASICS

OF DRAWING (3 weeks)

Friday 1:00-3:30

Spring April 20-May 4

Learn the fundamentals of Classical Drawing (perspective and proportion). The first class is essential to attend as the whole method is explained in detail that day. We work with pencils but students are encouraged to investigate other drawing media; ink, silverpoint, charcoal which are supplied by the instructor. (Materials fee $8.00)


ALL ABOUT COLOR (1 week)

Friday 1:00-3:30

Spring May 11

Demystify the problems we have with color, and

learn how to mix colors to make grays and to tint and shade colors. Hands on color mixing in class! (Materials fee is $15.00)


PAINTING FOR THE
ABSOLUTE BEGINNER
(1 class)

  Friday 1:00-3:30

Spring May 18

Make a painting using Acrylic paints, in this non-threatening class of other beginners. Come have some fun! (Materials fee $15.00)


DESIGN FOR PAINTERS (1 week)
  
Friday 1:00-3:30

Spring May 25

In art, design separates the good from the best!

Learn the elements of design: line, shape, direction, size, scale, texture, color, value, rhythm, etc. We will examine how some of the famous artists used the rule of thirds, rabatment, and the Golden Ratio.