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CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

CARTOONING ~ DRAWING ~ PHOTOGRAPHY ~ STILL LIFE ~ WATERCOLOR ~ INTRO TO ZENTANGLE ~ ZENTANGLE II ~ HOLIDAY WORKSHOP ~ONGOING PROGRAMS ~ CURRENT EXHIBIT ~ UPCOMING EXHIBITS ~ SPECIAL EVENTS ~ 2015 PREVIEW

Apple and Orange by Marshall Hasbrouck
 

2-Day Workshop
Still Life Painting with
Marshall Hasbrouck


November 8 & 9

Saturday & Sunday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Fees: $150 Members
            $170 Non-members


Explore the basics of effective still life painting including topics such as composition, values structure, color theory and separation of plane.


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Robot by Gary Francis
 
1-Day Workshops
Creative Cartooning
with Gary Francis


Friday, November 14
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Saturdays, November 22 & 29
2:30 - 4:30 pm


Fee per workshop:
$45 Members; $55 Non-members

 
Learn to construct solid characters in classic Looney Tunes and Disney cartoon style.

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Zentangle drawing by Grace Mendez
 

1-Day Workshops
Beyond the Basics: Zentangle II with Grace Mendez, Certified Zentangle
® Teacher

Saturday, November 22
(Next workshop: December 13)

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Fee: $45 Members
          $55 Non-members


Prereq:  Intro to Zentangle Drawing


Learn additional string variations and easy resources for inspiration.

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                   City Sunset by Margaret W. Fago
7  Sessions
Color Dynamics in Watercolor
with
Margaret W. Fago

Beginning - Intermediate
Mondays, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Dec. 1, 8, 15 & Jan. 5, 12, 19, 26

Intermediate - Advanced
Tuesdays 9:30 am - 12 pm
Dec. 2, 7, 16 & Jan. 6, 13, 20, 27


Fee: $140 Members
        
  $175 Non-members

Come develop your painting voice while learning watercolor techniques.


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Chrysalis (Details) by Deborah Griffen

In The Cards
October 3 - December 23

In Our Signature Salon:
Tuesday Nights
Closes: Sunday, November 2
 

Photo by Margaret Fago

In our Signature Salon:

Semana Santa
: Cultural Traditions in San Luis Potosi,  Mexico
Painting and Photos by
Margaret and Fred Fago


November 7 - 29
Opening Reception:
Friday, November 14
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


 

Old Town Square by Chris Rochette

2-Week Workshop
Using Your Digital Camera
with Chris Rochette

Sundays, November 9 & 16
(Next Workshop: December 7 & 14)

1:00 pm -  2:30 pm

Fee: $60 Members
          $80 Non-members


Week 1: Learn the basics of your digital camera.  Week 2: Learn how to manipulate its settings.

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Zentangle Drawing by Grace Mendez
 

1-Day Workshops
Introduction to Zentangle
® Drawing with Grace Mendez, Certified Zentangle Teacher

Saturday, November 22
(Next Workshop: December 13)

10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Fee: $45 Members;
          $55 Non-members

Materials: $8.00 paid day of class


Learn to create beautiful abstract images using repetitive patterns.

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    Gourd Drawing by Margaret W. Fago

7-Sessions
Drawing Dynamics
with Margaret W. Fago

Oct. 6, 13, 17, 24 & Nov. 3, 11, 17
Mondays, 2 - 4 pm


Fee:$140 Members
         $175 Non-members


Learn how to create design and form through line, shading, black and white shapes and tonal values.

Next sessions begin October 6th


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Zentangle Inspired Gift Bag by Grace Mendez
 

1 Time Only Holiday Workshop
Zentangle Inspired Linen Wine Gift Bag and Tag with Grace Mendez, Certified Zentangle® Teacher

Saturday, December 6

10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Fee: $45 Members
          $55 Non-members

Prereq:
Intro to Zentangle; no material fees with Intro kit.

Learn several more patterns and take home a special project perfect for gift giving.

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Life Drawing ~ Weekly Sessions with Model (no instructor)
Tuesdays, 6:30 - 9:30 pm

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Poetry at the Bette
Hosted by Jeanne Lupton
Every 2nd & 4th Saturday
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Alameda Poetry Writers' Workshop
Every 2nd Thursday of the month
7:00 pm - 9:00 p

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Storytelling
Hosted by Cathy Dana
Every 3rd Thursday of the month
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Guatemalan Craft Mercado Craft Sale & Fund Raiser
Signature Salon
Saturday November 15

11:00 am to 5:00 pm


Holiday Boutique
November 21 - December 23
Opening Reception:
Friday, November 21
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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COMING IN 2015
 

January 3 - Parliamo Italiano! with Janet Butler
February 7 - Painting the Still Life with Bruce Katz
May 11 - Painting the Impressionist Landscape with Lois Griffel

 

All classes and workshops subject to change or cancellation.  Pre-registration is recommended.  Please visit our website for list of current offerings or call the Center at 510-523-6957.  Your continued support for the artistic community is greatly appreciated.

Call for Instructors:  If you would like to teach a class or start a program, please visit our website for more information at FrankBetteCenter.org.

Any questions, contact Yvonne
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1601 Paru St,
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