Drawing + Painting

  • Drawing in the Galleries • DPRB163W04

    Workshop • Tue 1–4pm • Sep6-Oct 18 • 6 sessions • $120 • Room 200 No class Oct 11 Get inspired by artworks in the Honolulu Museum of Art. Each week we will visit different galleries and draw in front of originals. Participants will be introduced to Chine...

    Regina Bode  
    Sep. 6-Oct. 18
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  • Exploring Art for Grown-Ups • DPTM163A05

    Class •  Fri 9am–noon • Sep 23–Dec 16 • 12 sessions • $260 • Room 102 No class Oct 14 Did you last pick up a paintbrush in grade school? Do you want to make art but are afraid you’ll embarrass yourself? This class is a place to play...

    Tamara Moan  
    Sep. 23-Dec. 16
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  • Exploring Oil: An Adventure for Beginners / Oct 25 • DPLW163W05

    Workshop • Tue 1–4pm • Oct 25 • 1 session • $75 • Room 200 Always wanted to try oil painting? Here's a quick, focused way to find out if it is something you'd like to pursue. Small group with individualized instruction. Structured setting with instru...

    Laura Wiens  
    Oct. 25-Oct. 25
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  • Exploring Oil: An Adventure for Beginners / Nov 8 • DPLW163W06

    Workshop • Tue 1–4pm • Nov 8 • 1 session • $75 • Room 200 Always wanted to try oil painting? Here's a quick, focused way to find out if it is something you'd like to pursue. Small group with individualized instruction. Structured setting with instructor t...

    Laura Wiens  
    Nov. 8-Nov. 8
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  • Figure Drawing • DPAL163A06

    Class • Fri 9am–noon • Sep 9–Dec 16 • 14 sessions • $335 • Room 201 No class Oct 14 This course addresses essential drawing principles and relates them to the human figure in pictorial space. Students gain an in-depth understanding of the body&rsqu...

    Anthony Lee  
    Sep. 9-Dec. 16
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  • Flowers and Birds: Lingnan Style of Chinese Painting • DPTT163W07

    Class • Sat–Sun 10am–4pm • Oct 15–16 • 2 sessions • $140 • Room 203 Jump into a world of color and expression as we explore the unique world of ink brush painting in the Lingnan School style. This southern Chinese style is well known for its h...

    Tom Tong  
    Oct. 15-Oct. 16
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  • Fun and Fundamentals in Watercolor • DPPF163A07

    Class • Tue 10am–1pm • Sep 6–Dec 13 • 14 sessions • $280 • Spalding House No class Oct 11 Build a strong foundation while exploring the playful qualities of watercolor. There are as many ways to paint with watercolor as there are people. Students experi...

    Patrice Federspiel  
    Sep. 6-Dec. 13
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  • Illustration • DPCR163A08

    Class • Mon 9am–noon • Sep 12–Dec 12 • 13 sessions • $260 • Room 200 No class Oct 10 A picture tells a thousand words. Well, great, that fills the first page—what about the rest? How does one capture the narrative in art? This class navigates...

    Cade Roster  
    Sep. 12-Dec. 12
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  • Introduction to Drawing • DPJN163A09

    Class • Fri 9am–noon • Sep 9–Dec 16 • 14 sessions • $280 • Room 203 Learn the fundamentals of drawing to enhance your artistic abilities. This class develops visual awareness through creative exercises combined with basic drawing principle...

    Janetta Napp  
    Sep. 9-Dec. 16
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  • Jump Start Your Creativity • DPTM163A10

    Class • Tue 9am–noon • Sep 27–Dec 13 • 11 sessions • $220 + $10 supply fee paid to instructor • Room 102 No class Oct 11 Feeling stuck or uninspired? Ignite your imagination and rediscover a sense of play as we explore different paths to acces...

    Tamara Moan  
    Sep. 27-Dec. 13
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  • Life Drawing Studio • DPMN163A11

    Class • Thu 6–9pm • Sep 8–Dec 15 • 13 sessions • $325 • Room 201 No class Oct 13 & Nov 24 Drawing from a live model is a classical technique that sharpens and improves drawing ability. Each session includes a series of poses, some bri...

    Mark Norseth  
    Sep. 8-Dec. 15
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  • Monday Life Drawing

    Open Studio / Room 201 / Mon 7–9:30pm  Live models and great music. No instruction provided. No pre-registration; pay monitor at each session. ARTWORK BY ARTIST / COLIN OTAARTWORK BY ARTIST / RICHARD BARLETTARTWORK BY BETSY ROBB 

    Mark Brown  
    Sep. 12-Dec. 12
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    Mon 7-9:30pm Past_exhib_dp_monday_153
  • Oil Painting: The Basics and Beyond / Sep 25-Oct 30 • DPLW163W08

    Class • Sun 10am–1pm • Sep 25–Oct 30 • 6 sessions • $250 • Room 200 New to oil painting? Start developing skills and techniques through still-life and painting-from-photograph instruction. Supply kits included: brushes, palette, paint and...

    Laura Wiens  
    Sep. 25-Oct. 30
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    Sun 10am–1pm Past_exhib_class_full
  • Oil Painting: The Basics and Beyond / Nov 6-Dec 18 • DPLW163W09

    Class • Sun 10am–1pm • Nov 6–Dec 18 • 6 sessions • $250 • Room 200 No class Nov 27  New to oil painting? Start developing skills and techniques through still-life and painting-from-photograph instruction. Supply kits included: brushes, p...

    Laura Wiens  
    Nov. 6-Dec. 18
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    Sun 10am–1pm Past_exhib_class_full
  • Painting and Drawing the Portrait • DPMN163A14

    Class • Tue 6–9pm • Sep 6–Dec 13 • 14 sessions • $335 • Room 203 No class Oct 11 Explore portrait painting with a live model. Instruction introduces a practical and professional approach to portraiture. Topics include anatomy and structur...

    Mark Norseth  
    Sep. 6-Dec. 13
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  • Painting Everyday People • DPMN163A15

    Class • Fri 1–4pm • Sep 9–Dec 16 • 14 sessions • $335 • Room 203 In the spirit of painters such as Edgar Degas, this new studio class explores the human figure by having students create and paint true-to-life situations. Live models in the...

    Mark Norseth  
    Sep. 9-Dec. 16
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  • Open Painting Studio

    Open Studio / Fri 2–5pm / $5 per session / Room 200 / Sep 9-Dec 16 No instruction provided. No pre-registration; pay monitor at each session. ARTWORK BY ARTIST / JAHN-PETER PREIS

    Jahn-Peter Preis  
    Sep. 9-Dec. 16
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    Fri 2-5pm Past_exhib_dp_openpaint_153
  • Kindred Spirits Portrait Group

    Open Studio / Mon 9:30am–12:15pm / $8 per session / Room 201  / Sep 12-Dec 12 Sketch, paint, or draw live models in a quiet setting. Bring your own materials. No instruction provided. No pre-registration; pay monitor at each session. * No class March 16. PHOTOS BY ARTIST / YOKO RADKE

    Yoko Radke  
    Sep. 12-Dec. 12
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  • Painting Fundamentals • DPAR163A16

    Class • Wed 6–9pm • Sep 7–Nov 16 • 10 sessions • $200 • Room 200 No class Oct 12 Artists in any medium who wish to learn and master painting’s fundamentals can benefit from this class’s friendly, one-on-one coaching. From tech...

    Andrew Rose  
    Sep. 7-Nov. 16
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  • Sketch Book Drawing Techniques / Sun 1-4pm • DPSG163A17

    Class • Sun 1–4pm • Sep 11–Dec 11 • 13 sessions • $270 • Room 201 No class Nov 27 Learn quick and easy techniques to improve your drawing skills, while capturing your daily life in a sketchbook. This class has lots to offer! Together, we...

    Sergio Garzon  
    Sep. 11-Dec. 11
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  • Sketch Book Drawing Techniques / Thu 1-4pm • DPSG163A18

    Class • Thu 1–4pm • Sep 8-Dec 15 • 13 sessions • $270 • Room 200 No class Oct 13 & Nov 24 Learn quick and easy techniques to improve your drawing skills, while capturing your daily life in a sketchbook. This class has lots to offer! Togeth...

    Sergio Garzon  
    Sep. 8-Dec. 15
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  • Soft Pastel • DPHI163A19

    Class • Wed 6–9pm • Sep 7–Dec 14 • 14 sessions • $280 • Room 201 No class Oct 12 Learn the techniques for successful “painting” with soft pastels. Working from a still life, students are introduced to the fundamentals of compo...

    Helen Iaea  
    Sep. 7-Dec. 14
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  • Understanding Abstraction • DPGW163A20

    Class • Fri 9am–noon • Sep 9–Dec 16 • 14 sessions • $280 • Room 202 No class Oct 14 Let’s deal with the important questions. What does it mean? How do I use color? What is a balanced composition? When is it finished? Are some techni...

    George Woollard  
    Sep. 9-Dec. 16
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  • Watercolor / Mon 1-4pm • DPAL163A21

    Class • Mon 1–4pm • Sep 12–Dec 12 • 13 sessions • $260 • Room 203 No class Oct 10 Students learn from each other in a cooperative studio atmosphere. Students work with still life and occasionally from a live model. Each session concludes ...

    Anthony Lee  
    Sep. 12-Dec. 12
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  • Yoga and Art • DPAD163W10

    Workshop • Sun 10am–1pm • Nov 6–Dec 11 • 6 sessions • $120 • Room 202 Many of the principles that guide yoga -- observation, focus, following one's intuition, and being non-judgemental -- will be practiced through movement and then ap...

    Abbey Day  
    Nov. 6-Dec. 11
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  • Watercolor / Wed 9am-12pm • DPAL163A22

    Class • Wed 9am-noon • Sep 7–Dec 14 • 14 sessions • $280 • Room 203 No class Oct 12 Students learn from each other in a cooperative studio atmosphere. Students work with still life and occasionally from a live model. Each session concludes with a round t...

    Anthony Lee  
    Sep. 7-Dec. 14
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    Wed 9am-noon Past_exhib_f16_dp_web_08
  • Beginning Watercolor and Beyond • DPMG163A02

    Class • Thu 1–4pm • Sep 8–Dec 15 • 13 sessions • $260 • Room 203 No class Oct 13 & Nov 24 Discover a fresh, simplified approach to watercolor painting as you develop skills in paint application, using the brush, color mixing, drawing,...

    Michael Genger  
    Sep. 8-Dec. 15
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  • Color and Emotion • DPRB163W03

    Workshop • Sun 9am–3pm • Oct 2–9 • 2 sessions • $80 • Room 202 Discover the colorful world of German Expressionism. Become acquainted with artists such as Emil Nolde and Ernst Ludwig Kirchner and how they worked with colors and shapes to expres...

    Regina Bode  
    Oct. 2-Oct. 9
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  • Creative Drawing and Painting • DPJN163A03

    Class • Tue 6–9pm • Sep 6–Dec 13 • 14 sessions • $280 • Room 201 No class Oct 11 This class emphasizes individual projects in any drawing or painting media. Explore your creativity and find solutions to your individual goals. Group exercises a...

    Janetta Napp  
    Sep. 6-Dec. 13
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  • Drawing • DPAL163A04

    Class • Tue 9am–noon • Sep 6–Dec 13 • 14 sessions • $280 • Room 203 No class Oct 11 Become familiar with the mechanics and materials of drawing. Students use traditional and nontraditional materials to learn about line, contour, gesture, and s...

    Anthony Lee  
    Sep. 6-Dec. 13
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  • Painting 1&2 • DPJG163A13

    Class • Tue 6–9pm • Sep 6–Dec 13 • 14 sessions • $280 • Room 200 No class Oct 11 Learn about contemporary and Old Master techniques in a relaxed, upbeat environment. Beginning students are introduced to oil or acrylic painting in a simpli...

    James Goodman  
    Sep. 6-Dec. 13
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  • Sumi-e Etegami • DPYP163A21

    Class / 8 sessions / $110 / Room 101 / Sun 10am-12pm / Oct 9-Dec 4, no class Oct 30 This class focuses on sumi-e painted postcards, or etegami, and the basics of Japanese calligraphy. Supplies: Bring sumi-e brush, sumi ink or ink stick, ink well, and color (gansai colors work well). Other materi...

    Yumiko Pierce  
    Oct. 9-Dec. 4
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  • Atmospheric Watercolors • DPKS163A01

    Class • Wed 6–9pm • Sep 7–Dec 14 • 14 sessions • $280 • Room 203 No class Oct 12 Have you ever wanted to create a strong sense of atmosphere in your watercolors? This class focuses on mood, creating atmosphere, and loosening up while still mai...

    Kirsten Rae Simonsen  
    Sep. 7-Dec. 14
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