Colored pencil class- student's Wood Duck 2016
Colored pencil class- Student’s Wood Duck

Join April’s art classes at pARTiculars in Lafayette! Registration is open for classes.  Check the pARTiculars website to sign up or call the gallery (#720-890-7888)

There are many class options such as Drawing, Colored Pencil, Pen and Ink Sketching, Drawing Nature, and Watercolor pencils,  all listed below!


Drawing What You See and Beyond”  Class

Adults & Teens: beginning and continuing
Tuesdays, 2:00-4:00 pm

Session #1 : Jan 9, 16, 23, 30, Feb. 6
Session #2: Feb.13, 20, 27, Mar. 6, 13th
Session #3 Mar. 20, 27, April 3, 10, 17th
Session #4 April 24, May 1,8, 15, 22nd

Description: If you can sign your name, you can draw, but you must learn how like anything else. Basic drawing is the stepping stone to a better painting. Seeing differently is the key to a great drawing. Give your drawings and paintings more depth, better perspective, and master the secret of lights, darks, and shadows.       Bring a soft pencil (#2) and a 9″x12″ spiral bound sketchbook to the first class.

Cost: $130.00 per session (5 classes)

Materials fee: $ 8.00 per session payable to instructor.

“Colored Pencils and More” Class

Adults & Teens: beginning & continuing students

Tuesdays, 4:00-6:00pm.

Session #1 : Jan 9, 16, 23, 30th, Feb. 6th

Session #2 : Feb. 13,20, 27, Mar. 6, 13th

Session #3:  Mar. 20, 27th, April 3, 10, 17th

Session #4: April 24th, May 1, 8, 15, 22nd

Description: Come join in a class to learn the magic of drawing with colored pencils.  We will use Prismacolor or comparable pencils.  Learn to match, blend and layer colors to create a drawing of your own choosing.     Whether you are a beginner with colored pencils or have drawing experience, this is the place for you.

Bring whatever supplies you have to the first class and we will go over the materials you will need or email the instructor for a suggested supply list.

Cost: $130.00 per session (5 classes)  Materials fee: $8.00 per session payable to instructor.



“Drawing Nature”   class

Adults & Teens, beginning to advanced

Wed. 3:30-5:00 pm.

Session #1  March 7, 14, 21, 28, April 4

Session#2   April 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9th

Description:  We will explore nature using our pencils, focusing on drawing techniques for all those elements big and small in nature.  Bring a 9″x12″ spiral bound sketchbook and a set of graphite pencils and an eraser.  This class is for beginners and experienced students.  Some knowledge of drawing is helpful as we will spend less time on basic drawing techniques and focus on more detailed work.

Cost: $120.00 per session    Materials fee: $8.00 for handouts