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519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
434-528-3256 academycenter.org

November 2016

$45

Explore the Arts (ages 4-6) [2921]

November 10, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm / Each Thursday, until 12/8/16.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: November 7
Ages: 3 - 5

Students will paint, draw and print to create their very own masterpieces in this explorative arts class. They will learn many new techniques and use unconventional materials to create one of a kind art. They’ll print with fruits and vegetables and even use shaving cream to marble paper! Thank you to our Academy class sponsor BWX Technologies Inc. Scholarships available from the Walmart and Genworth Foundation in addition to other generous donors. Apply for a scholarship online at academycenter.org/scholarships

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January 2018

$95

Watercolor: Winter Landscapes

January 16, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until February 6.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: January 12
Ages: 18+

Watercolor: Winter Landscapes This class is for students with previous watercolor experience. There will be demonstrations and class projects as well as students working on projects of their choosing. Students will paint peaceful winter scenes in various landscapes! Supply List for Watercolor Solly Blank ________________________________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$90

Painting with Oils (early winter)

January 16, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until February 6.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: January 15
Ages: 16+

Don’t be afraid to try a new medium! Students with varying skill levels will learn how to paint with oils and/or acrylics in this 4 week class. Work with still life, landscapes and the figure. Exercises and critiques will cover such basics as color, value, shape, and composition with an emphasis on “the process of seeing”. Supply List for Oil Painting Rosalie Day White ________________________________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$45

Winter Wonderland (ages 4-6)

January 24, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm / Each Wednesday, until February 14.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: January 23
Ages: 4-6

Students will have the opportunity to create many different works of art all with a winter based theme!  They’ll paint barren trees with snow, oil pastel snowmen and much more!  All supplies, including smocks, will be provided.

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$135

Painting – All Levels (winter)

January 25, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Thursday, until March 1.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: January 24
Ages: 16+

In this class students will learn about art, painting materials, design, technique and color theory. For the more seasoned artists, higher level techniques and theories such as aerial perspective, design and painting light will be presented. Painting-Supply-List-Kenny-Weinfurtner ________________________________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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February 2018

$90

Painting with Oils (late winter)

February 20, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until March 13.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: February 16
Ages: 16+

Don’t be afraid to try a new medium! Students with varying skill levels will learn how to paint with oils and/or acrylics in this 4-week class. Work with still life, landscapes and the figure. Exercises and critiques will cover such basics as color, value, shape, and composition with an emphasis on “the process of seeing”.   Supply List for Oil Painting Rosalie Day White     SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$95

Painting with Watercolor for beginners

February 21, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Wednesday, until March 14.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: February 19
Ages: 15+

Students will study still life set-ups to learn how to see the visual world in terms of color relationships, shadows, light, and quality of edges. Composition, creating light effects, volume, and atmosphere will be discussed in group critiques. Supplies are included.     SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$45

Art Outside the Box (ages 3-5)

February 21, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm / Each Wednesday, until March 14.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: February 16
Ages: 3-5

Students will paint, draw and print to create their very own masterpieces in this explorative arts class. They will learn many new techniques and use unconventional materials to create one of a kind art. Who knew that shaving cream could create awesome marbled paper?!

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March 2018

$135

Painting – All Levels (Late Winter)

March 15, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Thursday, until April 26.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: March 12
Ages: 16+

In this class, students will learn about art, painting materials, design, technique and color theory. For the more seasoned artists, higher level techniques and theories such as aerial perspective, design and painting light will be presented   Painting-Supply-List-Kenny-Weinfurtner     SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$95

Watercolor: Spring Scenes

March 27, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until April 17.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: March 23
Ages: 18+

Students will be thinking spring and painting it! This class is for students with previous watercolor experience. There will be demonstrations and class projects as well as students working on projects of their choosing. Supply List for Watercolor Solly Blank ________________________________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$90

Painting with Oils (early spring)

March 27, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until April 17.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: March 23
Ages: 15+

Don’t be afraid to try a new medium! Students with varying skill levels will learn how to paint with oils and/or acrylics in this 4 week class. Work with still life, landscapes and the figure. Exercises and critiques will cover such basics as color, value, shape, and composition with an emphasis on “the process of seeing”. Supply List for Oil Painting Rosalie Day White ________________________________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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May 2018

$90

Painting with Oils (late spring)

May 1, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until May 22.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: May 1
Ages: 15+

Don’t be afraid to try a new medium! Students with varying skill levels will learn how to paint with oils and/or acrylics in this 4 week class. Work with still life, landscapes and the figure. Exercises and critiques will cover such basics as color, value, shape, and composition with an emphasis on “the process of seeing”. Supply List for Oil Painting Rosalie Day White ________________________________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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June 2018

$135

Teen Painting

June 25, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Monday - Friday, until June 29.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: June 24
Ages: 13 - 18

This class is designed to give students a foundational knowledge of oil painting techniques and materials. They will explore a range of painting, from realism to abstraction, working with still life, landscape and the figure. All supplies included.

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July 2018

$110

Take the Stage

July 16, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am / Each Monday - Friday, until July 20.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: July 12
Ages: 4 - 7

Imagination, games, and neural connections. What do these all have in common? The Stage! As we play games and use our imaginations, children gain confidence, learn poise, experience joy, and make new friends! Oh, and have a GREAT time! At the conclusion of the week, children will perform 1 to 3 short plays and everyone is invited to join us for the performance. *Students must be potty trained to participate in this camp.

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$120

Teen Drawing

July 30, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm / Each Monday - Friday, until August 3.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: July 26
Ages: 13 - 18

Join us for a weeklong intro to drawing camp.  In this class you will have the opportunity to express yourself through art while learning the different grades of paper and pencils and gaining an understanding of light and shadow and the basic principles of drawing. All supplies are provided.

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September 2018

$135

Linear Perspective Drawing

September 10, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm / Each Monday, until October 22.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: September 6
Ages: 18+

Linear Perspective is a system of drawing that enables the artist to create the illusion of spatial depth on a 2D surface. This class will study mechanical perspective or using guides to construct space and empirical perspective or judging perspective as the eye sees it. We’ll also investigate aerial perspective which looks at how atmosphere affects depth perception. This is a great class for one just beginning or for artists who wish to improve their ability to portray depth in drawings or paintings. Students will need to purchase a cork back metal 18” ruler for the class but all other supplies will be provided by the Academy. ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$95

Watercolor: Fall Landscapes

September 11, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until October 2.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: September 8
Ages: 18+

This class is for students with previous watercolor experience. There will be demonstrations and class projects as well as students working on projects of their choosing. Students will paint the beautiful colors of the fall in various landscapes! Supply List for Watercolor Solly Blank ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$135

Painting with Oils (early fall)

September 11, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until October 16.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: September 8
Ages: 15+
Academy Center of the Arts

Don’t be afraid to try a new medium! Students with varying skill levels will learn how to paint with oils and/or acrylics in this 6 week class. Work with still life, landscapes and the figure. Exercises and critiques will cover such basics as color, value, shape, and composition with an emphasis on “the process of seeing”. Supply List for Oil Painting Rosalie Day White ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$135

Painting All Levels (early fall)

September 13, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Thursday, until October 18.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: September 10
Ages: 16+

In this class students will learn about art, painting materials, design, technique and color theory. For the more seasoned artists, higher level techniques and theories such as aerial perspective, design and painting light will be presented. Painting-Supply-List-Kenny-Weinfurtner ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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October 2018

$95

Watercolor: Photo Inspiration

October 16, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until November 6.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: October 13
Ages: 18+

This class is for students with previous watercolor experience. There will be demonstrations and class projects as well as students working on projects of their choosing. Bring photos with any subject matter to class for inspiration! Supply List for Watercolor Solly Blank ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$135

Painting with Oils (late fall)

October 30, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until December 4.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: October 27
Ages: 15+

Don’t be afraid to try a new medium! Students with varying skill levels will learn how to paint with oils and/or acrylics in this 6 week class. Work with still life, landscapes and the figure. Exercises and critiques will cover such basics as color, value, shape, and composition with an emphasis on “the process of seeing”. Supply List for Oil Painting Rosalie Day White ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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November 2018

$115

Painting All Levels – Investigating Drawing in the Context of Painting

November 1, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Thursday, until December 6.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: October 29
Ages: 16+

In this class students will learn about art, painting materials, design, technique and color theory. For the more seasoned artists, higher level techniques and theories such as aerial perspective, design and painting light will be presented. Painting-Supply-List-Kenny-Weinfurtner ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$95

Watercolor: Open Paint

November 13, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until December 11.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: November 12
Ages: 18+

This class is for students with previous watercolor experience. There will be demonstrations and class projects but students will be able to work on projects of their choosing. Supply List for Watercolor Solly Blank ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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December 2018

$25

Bath Bombs and Sugar Scrubs

December 1, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am / Each Saturday, until December 1.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: November 26
Ages: 16+

This workshop will help you unwind, relax and pamper yourself!  Students will make their very own bath bombs and sugar scrubs, choosing from dozens of fruits or floral scents or combing them to make your own scent. These make perfect Christmas presents!r

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January 2019

$15

Harry Potter Workshop: Wand Making

January 4 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm / Each Friday, until January 4.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: January 3
Ages: 3+

Join us for a Harry Potter weekend at the Academy! When you’re not watching the movie marathon, participate in some fun and educational classes. In this workshop, students will be able to make their very own magic wands! Pricing is per person and all students until 6 must have an adult with them. All supplies are included.

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$15

Harry Potter Workshop: Hogwarts Starry Night

January 5 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm / Each Saturday, until January 5.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: January 4
Ages: 6+

Join us for a Harry Potter weekend at the Academy! When you’re not watching the movie marathon, participate in some fun and educational classes. In this workshop, students will paint Van Gogh’s Starry Night, but with a Hogwarts twist! All supplies are included.

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$95

Watercolor: Winter Landscapes

January 15 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until February 5.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: January 11
Ages: 18+

INSTRUCTOR: Solly Blank This class is for students with previous watercolor experience. There will be demonstrations and class projects as well as students working on projects of their choosing. Students will paint beautiful winter landscapes! Supply list. ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$90

Painting with Oils (early winter)

January 15 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until February 5.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: January 11
Ages: 15+

INSTRUCTOR: Rosalie Day White Don’t be afraid to try a new medium! Students with varying skill levels will learn how to paint with oils and/or acrylics in this 6 week class. Work with still life, landscapes and the figure. Exercises and critiques will cover such basics as color, value, shape, and composition with an emphasis on “the process of seeing”.. Supply list. ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$90

Watercolor for Beginners

January 16 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Wednesday, until February 6.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: January 14
Ages: 15+

INSTRUCTOR: Rosalie Day White Students will study still life set-ups to learn how to see the visual world in terms of color relationships, shadows, light, and quality of edges. Composition, creating light effects, volume, and atmosphere will be discussed in group critiques. Supplies are included. ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$135

The Figure in Art

January 17 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Thursday, until February 21.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: January 14
Ages: 15+

INSTRUCTOR: Kenny Weinfurtner Figure painting adds a new dimension to painting. To aid in painting art that includes a figure we’ll focus on gestalt and gesture, detail and simplicity, bone anatomy and proportions, and scale. Painting Supply List – Kenny Weinfurtner ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$55

Winter Scenes and Things (ages 6-8)

January 17 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm / Each Thursday, until February 7.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: January 14
Ages: 6-8

INSTRUCTOR: Michelline Hall Students will have the opportunity to create many different works of art around a winter theme. They’ll dabble with painting in acrylics and watercolor and will make unique art and craft projects to take home. All supplies, including smocks, will be provided.

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$95

Learn to Draw!

January 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm / Each Monday, until February 11.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: January 20
Ages: 18+

INSTRUCTOR: Kenny Weinfurtner This 4 week class teaches the fundamentals of drawing. We learn about seeing as artists see, drawing in proportion, linear perspective, line, tone, shape and form. This class is great for anyone who’d like to learn to draw or those who would like to improve their rendering skills. Drawing materials provided. ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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February 2019

$35

Shimmering Abstract Paintings

February 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm / Each Saturday, until February 2.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: January 29
Ages: 16+

INSTRUCTOR: Rebekah Hower In this fun filled painting class, we will explore three fabulous mixed-media techniques in creating abstract art that shimmers and shines! Adding areas of metallic interest can be easy way to add that enchanting “wow” factor that suggests something is a bit extra special. This course will add great ideas to your creative tool-box so you can experiment with each and see for yourself which work best for you and your particular artistic style. All skill levels. All supplies are included.

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$95

Watercolor: Photo Inspiration

February 19 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until March 12.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: February 15
Ages: 18+

INSTRUCTOR: Solly Blank This class is for students with previous watercolor experience. There will be demonstrations and class projects as well as students working on projects of their choosing. Bring photos with any subject matter to class for inspiration! Supply List for Watercolor Solly Blank ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$90

Painting with Oils (late winter)

February 19 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until March 12.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: February 15
Ages: 15+

INSTRUCTOR: Rosalie Day White Don’t be afraid to try a new medium! Students with varying skill levels will learn how to paint with oils and/or acrylics in this 6 week class. Work with still life, landscapes and the figure. Exercises and critiques will cover such basics as color, value, shape, and composition with an emphasis on “the process of seeing”. Supply List for Oil Painting Rosalie Day White ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$55

Painting Basics (ages 6-8)

February 21 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm / Each Thursday, until March 14.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: February 18
Ages: 6-8

INSTRUCTOR: Michelline Hall Let your young artist come create artwork they will be proud of for years to come! This class will focus on the basics of painting. Students will use different painting methods and a variety of materials to create unique works of art. All supplies are included.

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$90

Still Life: Drawing or Painting

February 27 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Wednesday, until March 20.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: February 26
Ages: 15+

INSTRUCTOR: Rosalie Day White Students will study still life set-ups to learn how to see the visual world in terms of color relationships, shadows, light, and quality of edges. Composition, creating light effects, volume, and atmosphere will be discussed in group critiques. All mediums are welcome, bring your own supplies. ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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March 2019

$135

Painting Portraits

March 7 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Thursday , until April 18.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: March 4
Ages: 15+

INSTRUCTOR: Kenny Weinfurtner Painting portraits require exacting skills, learned in this class, that all painters will find useful. The class will focus on colors of the face, proportions of the head, methods for achieving a likeness, edges, brushstrokes, and value. We will also investigate portraits by traditional and non-traditional artists. Painting Supply List – Kenny Weinfurtner ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$55

Spring in to Art

March 21 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm / Each Thursday, until April 11.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: March 18
Ages: 5-8

INSTRUCTOR: Michelline Hall Students will get to celebrate all things spring in this arts and crafts class. They will create works of art around the ‘spring’ theme including cherry blossom paintings, paper flowers, and more! Students will use a variety of materials throughout the class for a mixed media experience. All supplies are included.

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$95

Watercolor: All Things Spring!

March 26 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until April 16.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: March 23
Ages: 18+

INSTRUCTOR: Solly Blank This class is for students with previous watercolor experience. There will be demonstrations and class projects as well as students working on projects of their choosing. Students will paint beautiful spring landscapes, flowers and more! Supply List for Watercolor Solly Blank ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$90

Painting with Oils (early spring)

March 26 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until April 16.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: March 23
Ages: 15+
Academy Center of the Arts

INSTRUCTOR: Rosalie Day White Don’t be afraid to try a new medium! Students with varying skill levels will learn how to paint with oils and/or acrylics in this 6 week class. Work with still life, landscapes and the figure. Exercises and critiques will cover such basics as color, value, shape, and composition with an emphasis on “the process of seeing”. Supply List for Oil Painting Rosalie Day White ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$90

Beginning Watercolor

March 27 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Wednesday, until April 17.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: March 24
Ages: 15+

INSTRUCTOR: Rosalie Day White Students will study still life set-ups to learn how to see the visual world in terms of color relationships, shadows, light, and quality of edges. Composition, creating light effects, volume, and atmosphere will be discussed in group critiques. Supplies are included. ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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April 2019

$35

Palette Knife Painting: Landscapes

April 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm / Each Saturday, until April 20.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: April 15
Ages: 18+

INSTRUCTOR: Alice Glass Students will get to work alongside of artist Alice Glass as she takes you through her process of painting with a palette knife. The instructor will use a landscape as her inspiration for this piece and will show students how she utilizes different techniques to create her art. Much of this class will be demonstration based but students will come out with their own paintings by the end of class. Supplies are included.

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$25

Design Systems of the Masters

April 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm / Each Saturday, until April 20.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: April 20
Ages: 15+

INSTRUCTOR: Kenny Weinfurtner Learn about the design system of the masters. This class investigates the Golden Rectangle as devised by the Greeks, Harmonic Proportions as per Pythagoras and utilized by Renaissance artists and a third compositional method called the Eye of the Rectangle. These proportioning procedures help the artist position objects and focal points within the picture plane in unique and interesting ways. Students will apply these systems to successful works of art to see how, why and if they work. Lecture with some hands on learning. All supplies are included.

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$55

Painting Basics

April 25 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm / Each Thursday, until May 16.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: April 21
Ages: 5-8

INSTRUCTOR: Michelline Hall Let your young artist come create artwork they will be proud of for years to come! This class will focus on the basics of painting including color theory, mixing colors, and paint application. Students will use different painting methods and a variety of materials to create unique works of art. All supplies are included.

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$95

Watercolor: Photo Inspiration

April 30 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until May 21.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: March 23
Ages: 18+

INSTRUCTOR: Solly Blank This class is for students with previous watercolor experience. There will be demonstrations and class projects as well as students working on projects of their choosing. Bring photos with any subject matter to class for inspiration! Supply List for Watercolor Solly Blank ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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May 2019

$30

Watercolor Loose Flowers

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm / Each Saturday, until May 4.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: May 4
Ages: 16+

INSTRUCTOR: Laura Watts In this class we will explore the free and inspired techniques of loose watercolor painting. Using florals as our subject, we will create a truly inspired work of art. Come and enjoy this relaxing, no pressure style painting experience! No experience needed. All supplies are included.

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$90

Painting with Oils (late spring)

May 7 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until May 28.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: May 5
Ages: 15+
Academy Center of the Arts

INSTRUCTOR: Rosalie Day White Don’t be afraid to try a new medium! Students with varying skill levels will learn how to paint with oils and/or acrylics in this 6 week class. Work with still life, landscapes and the figure. Exercises and critiques will cover such basics as color, value, shape, and composition with an emphasis on “the process of seeing”. Supply List for Oil Painting Rosalie Day White ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$90

More Watercolor!

May 8 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Wednesday, until May 29.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: May 6
Ages: 15+

INSTRUCTOR: Rosalie Day White Students with previous watercolor experience will study still life set-ups to learn how to see the visual world in terms of color relationships, shadows, light, and quality of edges. Composition, creating light effects, volume, and atmosphere will be discussed in group critiques. Supplies are included. ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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June 2019

$95

Principles of Drawing

June 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm / Each Thursday, until July 11.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: June 10
Ages: 16+

Instructor: Arnulfo Jacinto This class is designed for beginner to advanced students who are seeking to express themselves through art while learning and building upon the basic principles and foundations of drawing, including grades of paper and pencils, light and shadow, and perspective. Basic life drawing and understanding of the human anatomy will be introduced by using wood figure models, photographs, and other reference materials. Students will work on drawing the skeletal and muscular structures of the human body and will gain an understanding of proportion, scale, and foreshortening. Because each student is unique, projects may be altered and one-on-one instruction will be given to suit each student’s skills, talents, knowledge, and interest level. Students will be encouraged to produce at least one illustration that will be matted and suitable for framing. All supplies are included. ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$105

Beginner Painting

June 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm / Each Tuesday, until July 9.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: June 17
Ages: 16+

Instructor: Arnulfo Jacinto In this class, students will have the opportunity to express themselves through art while building upon the basic principles and foundations of painting. The class will include lecture and demonstration. While this class is perfect for beginners who are seeking to learn the fundamentals of painting, the lessons and projects will be geared toward individual skill and interest levels and is suitable for intermediate art students. Students will learn the basics of color theory, proper application of paint, and fundamentals of composition and design. Because each student is unique, projects may be altered and one-on-one instruction will be given to suit each student’s skills, talents, knowledge, and interest level. All supplies are included.

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July 2019

$135

Tiny Animal Kingdom

July 8 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm / Each Monday - Friday, until July 12.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: July 5
Ages: 5-9

Instructor: Mariannette Oyola-Perez In this week-long art camp, instructor Mariannette, who is bilingual in English and Spanish, will teach children to use polymer clay and push their imaginations by designing and sculpting their own animal characters! This easy-to-use clay does not air dry and will harden only when baked. Students will begin by following tiny animal sculpting tutorials, followed by drawing designs for their animals and forming them out of polymer clay. Once the instructor has baked the students’ sculptures, the young artists may paint them and/or transform them into interactive keepsakes such as necklaces or keychains!

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$130

Intro to Costume Design

July 15 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm / Each Monday-Friday, until July 19.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: July 10
Ages: 12-18

*This camp registration has closed!* Instructor: Lindsay Patton In our class, we will take students through the process of constructing costume pieces for a production. Students can expect an overview of the basic principles of costume design for theater, film, and television, starting with an introduction on the basics of research, a tour of our very own costume shop, and beginner sewing lessons. Then we will put their knowledge into practice by making costume pieces for our summer youth camp show, The Lion King.  Each student will get to experience the art of creating visual representations of characters through clothing construction. All supplies will be included.

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$25

Acrylic Pour Painting

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am / Each Saturday, until July 20.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: July 15
Ages: 16+

THIS WORKSHOP IS FULL! Instructor: Laura Eagle Watts In this fun workshop, learn how to create mesmerizing paint designs using the acrylic pouring medium technique. Create vibrant, abstract masterpieces on canvas with multiple colors and random patterns. You will leave the workshop with a gorgeous new painting for your home!

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$40

Gelatin Plate Printing

July 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm / Each Saturday, until July 20.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: July 15
Ages: 16+

Instructor: Joanna McGlothlin In this printmaking workshop, learn to use gelatin plates to create unique mini works of art utilizing age old mono-printing methods. Learn to print on virtually any surface; paper, fabric and even feathers. Students can bring a notebook (such as Moleskin cahier), blank greeting cards, and/or t-shirt to decorate. All other supplies included.

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$105

Beginner Painting

July 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm / Each Tuesday, until August 13.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: July 22
Ages: 16+

Instructor: Arnulfo Jacinto In this class, students will have the opportunity to express themselves through art while building upon the basic principles and foundations of painting. The class will include lecture and demonstration. While this class is perfect for beginners who are seeking to learn the fundamentals of painting, the lessons and projects will be geared toward individual skill and interest levels and is suitable for intermediate art students. Students will learn the basics of color theory, proper application of paint, and fundamentals of composition and design. Because each student is unique, projects may be altered and one-on-one instruction will be given to suit each student’s skills, talents, knowledge, and interest level. All supplies are included.

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$100

Storybook Art

July 29 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am / Each Monday - Friday, until August 2.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: July 24
Ages: 3-5

Instructor: Michelline Hall Young children will love this art camp as they create artwork inspired by children’s storybooks. The instructor will begin each day with story time, reading a fun, engaging picture book, followed by an art project that applies techniques and life lessons found in the book. Throughout the week, kids will hear stories including Harold and the Purple Crayon, by Crockett Johnson, The Most Magnificent Thing, by Ashley Spires, and How to Make an Apple Pie and See the World, by Marjorie Priceman. *Students must be toilet-trained.

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August 2019

$25

Brush Pen Lettering

August 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm / Each Saturday, until August 3.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: August 2
Ages: 16+

Instructor: Laura Eagle Watts Brush Pen Calligraphy provides a terrific, no fuss way to get started with hand lettering. In this class we will explore the fundamentals of brush pen basics and the basic supplies you need to get started. Create your own beautiful and personal style of brush pen lettering as you work your way through this workshop. At the end of this class, and with plenty of practice, you will definitely gain the tools necessary to develop an aesthetic brush pen lettering style all your own! In this workshop, you will learn: – What brush pen lettering supplies you need and how to use them – Basic individual strokes to create letters, numbers, and symbols – Practice exercises that will help you continue to improve – Lowercase alphabet stroke sequences and word layout

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September 2019

$95

Light in Watercolor

September 10 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until October 1.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: September 5
Ages: 18+

Instructor: Solly Blank This class is for students with previous watercolor experience. Learn to capture light in your watercolors and make them “sing”! There will be demonstrations and class projects as well as students working on projects of their choosing. Supply List for Watercolor Solly Blank ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+): Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$100

Beginner Painting

September 11 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Wednesday, until October 2.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: September 5
Ages: 15+

Instructor: Rosalie Day-White Learn step by step methods for painting in watercolor and /or acrylic paints. Students will study still life set-ups to learn how to see the visual world in terms of color relationships, shadows, light, and quality of edges. Composition, creating light effects, volume, and atmosphere will be discussed in group critiques. Supplies are included. ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75. Artist’s Bio: Rosalie Sunderland Day-White received her B.A. and M.Ed. from Lynchburg College, in Virginia. She attended the Washington Studio School in Washington, DC and undertook independent study in Paris, France on three occasions. Her work has been exhibited in venues such as, Courtyard Gallery in Washington DC, Wichita Center for the Arts, Kansas, The Chrysler Museum, Norfolk Virginia, Purdue University Galleries, and L’Hermitage, Rueil-Malmaison, France. It is included in private and corporate collections in the United States, Germany and France. Ms. Day-White is one of the Founders of The Beverly Street Studio School in Staunton, Virginia. Her excellence as a teacher earned her a listing in Who’s Who among America’s Teachers for two different years and she was selected…

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$95

Principles of Drawing I

September 11 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm / Each Wednesday, until October 9.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: September 11
Ages: 16+

Instructor: Arnulfo Jacinto This class is designed for beginner to advanced students who are seeking to express themselves through art while learning and building upon the basic principles and foundations of drawing, including grades of paper and pencils, light and shadow, and perspective. Basic life drawing and understanding of the human anatomy will be introduced by using wood figure models, photographs, and other reference materials. Students will work on drawing the skeletal and muscular structures of the human body and will gain an understanding of proportion, scale, and foreshortening. Because each student is unique, projects may be altered and one-on-one instruction will be given to suit each student’s skills, talents, knowledge, and interest level. All supplies are provided. ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+): Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75. Artist’s Bio: Arnulfo, aka “Arnold” or “Nuffy”, is a native of Santa Paula, California, which is located about an hour north of Los Angeles.  He has had multiple successes in both the athletic and art fields. He competed in the 1984 Olympics in Sprint Canoe Kayak and later went on to become a National coach at the Olympic Training…

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$135

Painting – All Levels

September 12 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Thursday, until October 17.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: September 9
Ages: 15+

Instructor: Kenneth Weinfurtner Open to beginners and experienced painters alike. This class offers information, history and theories of painting combined with hands on mentored practice. You can study the basics of painting such as how brushes and paint work, color mixing, and beginning a painting. Or you can practice more advanced techniques like painting light, drawing with the brush, and scaling in perspective. All subject matter is welcome whether you’re interested in landscapes or portraiture. What do you want to say and how do you want to say it? Practice painting techniques while learning how to create from within yourself. Painting Supply List – Kenny Weinfurtner Artist’s Bio Kenneth Weinfurtner holds a BFA in Studio Art and a BA in Art History from the University of Kentucky. He earned an MFA in Studio Art from Radford University. Mr. Weinfurtner currently teaches art at the Lynchburg Academy Center of the Arts. His art studio, PennyStone Studio, is located at his home in Madison Heights, VA. Web: pennystonestudio.com Email: pennystonestudio@yahoo.com ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+): Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$300

Alla Prima Portraits using the Zorn Palette

September 27 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm / Each Friday - Sunday, until September 29.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: September 13
Ages: 18+

Join Artist Robin Wellner from North Carolina for a unique opportunity to learn in her advanced Alla Prima painting workshop! Painting portraits is challenging — but incredibly rewarding! Simplifying your palette to something you know works will give you freedom to concentrate on other aspects of the portrait. Anders Zorn’s limited palette of white, black, yellow ochre and cadmium red will give you a beautiful range of skin tones and virtually guarantee color harmony. Each morning of this three day workshop begins with instruction and a demo painted from a live model. After lunch, everyone will have the opportunity to paint the model with lots of one-on-one instruction. We will focus on color, values, facial features and how to measure to achieve a likeness; as well, as learning to paint shapes rather than lines. **Oil painting experience required. Supply list: Alla Prima Information & Materials List “This is a challenging class. Robin made it a great class with her demos, clarity of teaching, books, handouts and her own paintings for inspiration. She gives equal care to each class member, as well as her positive spirit and good nature. Her laughter is good medicine and helped us through the pain of…

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October 2019

Free

CANCELED: The Big Draw

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm / Each Saturday, until October 12.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: September 25

The Big Draw CANCELED   Due to logistical issues, the Big Draw on October 12th at the Academy Center of the Arts has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience.   Please direct all questions to the Box Office, (434) 846-8499.

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$95

Watercolor: Photo Inspiration

October 15 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until November 5.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: October 10
Ages: 18+

Instructor: Solly Blank This class is for students with previous watercolor experience. There will be demonstrations and class projects as well as students working on projects of their choosing. Bring photos with any subject matter to class for inspiration! Supply List for Watercolor Solly Blank ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+): Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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$95

Principles of Drawing II

October 16 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm / Each Wednesday, until November 6.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: October 10
Ages: 16+

Instructor: Arnulfo Jacinto This class is designed for beginner to advanced students who are seeking to express themselves through art while learning and building upon the basic principles and foundations of drawing, including grades of paper and pencils, light and shadow, and perspective. Basic life drawing and understanding of the human anatomy will be introduced by using wood figure models, photographs, and other reference materials. Students will work on drawing the skeletal and muscular structures of the human body and will gain an understanding of proportion, scale, and foreshortening. Because each student is unique, projects may be altered and one-on-one instruction will be given to suit each student’s skills, talents, knowledge, and interest level. All supplies are provided. ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+): Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75. Artist’s Bio: Arnulfo, aka “Arnold” or “Nuffy”, is a native of Santa Paula, California, which is located about an hour north of Los Angeles.  He has had multiple successes in both the athletic and art fields. He competed in the 1984 Olympics in Sprint Canoe Kayak and later went on to become a National coach at the Olympic Training…

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$90

Painting Portraits

October 31 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Thursday, until December 5.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: October 28
Ages: 15+

Instructor: Kenny Weinfurtner Painting portraits require exacting skills, learned in this class, that all painters will find useful. The class will focus on colors of the face, proportions of the head, methods for achieving a likeness, edges, brushstrokes, and value. We will also investigate portraits by traditional and non-traditional artists. Painting Supply List – Kenny Weinfurtner Artist’s Bio: Kenneth Weinfurtner holds a BFA in Studio Art and a BA in Art History from the University of Kentucky. He earned an MFA in Studio Art from Radford University. Mr. Weinfurtner currently teaches art at the Lynchburg Academy Center of the Arts. His art studio, PennyStone Studio, is located at his home in Madison Heights, VA. Web: pennystonestudio.com Email: pennystonestudio@yahoo.com ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+): Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.

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November 2019

$135

Painting with Oils (late fall)

November 5 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until December 10.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: October 31
Ages: 15+

Instructor: Rosalie Day-White Don’t be afraid to try a new medium! Students with varying skill levels will learn how to paint with oils and/or acrylics in this 6 week class. Work with still life, landscapes and the figure. Exercises and critiques will cover such basics as color, value, shape, and composition with an emphasis on “the process of seeing”. Supply List for Oil Painting Rosalie Day White ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+): Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75. Artist’s Bio: Rosalie Sunderland Day-White received her B.A. and M.Ed. from Lynchburg College, in Virginia. She attended the Washington Studio School in Washington, DC and undertook independent study in Paris, France on three occasions. Her work has been exhibited in venues such as, Courtyard Gallery in Washington DC, Wichita Center for the Arts, Kansas, The Chrysler Museum, Norfolk Virginia, Purdue University Galleries, and L’Hermitage, Rueil-Malmaison, France. It is included in private and corporate collections in the United States, Germany and France. Ms. Day-White is one of the Founders of The Beverly Street Studio School in Staunton, Virginia. Her excellence as a teacher earned her a listing in Who’s Who among…

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$30

Exploring Alcohol Inks – Using Fall Leaves

November 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm / Each Saturday, until November 9.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: November 5
Ages: 16+

Instructor: Laura Watts Discover one of art’s most exciting and creative mediums! Using fall leaves as inspiration, we will begin with a basic foundation in alcohol inks and explore our way to making exciting and colorful compositions! Even learn how to make your own ink at home. Come play! Students are encouraged to bring faux leaves, photographs of leaves, or simply share in what our instructor will have for observation. All supplies provided. Pictured artwork by Karen Wysopal. Artist Bio: Laura Watts is a former high school art teacher, graphic designer, and interior decorator. She currently, along with her husband Woody, own several creative based businesses (including ghost hunting). If you can’t find her crafting, soap making, or hand lettering, you may find her strolling along the avenue with her pups Ellie & Frances. Laura loves partnering with the Academy because of the tools, opportunities, and inspiration it brings to the community.

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$100

Drawing with Ink

November 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm / Each Monday, until December 2.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: November 5
Ages: 15+

Instructor: Kenny Weinfurtner This class offers an exciting way to draw for artists of any ability level. Here we learn about pen points and inks, papers, brushes and composition. We practice such techniques as washes, dry brush, line, and tonal hatching just to name a few. Drawing in pen & ink will add a new dimension to your art skills. All materials provided by the Academy. Artist’s Bio: Kenneth Weinfurtner holds a BFA in Studio Art and a BA in Art History from the University of Kentucky. He earned an MFA in Studio Art from Radford University. Mr. Weinfurtner currently teaches art at the Lynchburg Academy Center of the Arts. His art studio, PennyStone Studio, is located at his home in Madison Heights, VA. Website: pennystonestudio.com Email: pennystonestudio@yahoo.com

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$75

PreTeen Drawing III

November 13 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm / Each Wednesday, until December 4.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: November 7
Ages: 8 - 13

Instructor: Arnulfo Jacinto In this class, students will have the opportunity to express themselves through art while building upon the basic principles and foundations of drawing, including different grades of paper and pencils, light and shadow, and perspective. Because each student is unique, projects may be altered and one-on-one instruction will be given to suit each student’s skills, talents, knowledge, and interest level. All supplies included. Artist’s Bio: Arnulfo, aka “Arnold” or “Nuffy”, is a native of Santa Paula, California, which is located about an hour north of Los Angeles.  He has had multiple successes in both the athletic and art fields. He competed in the 1984 Olympics in Sprint Canoe Kayak and later went on to become a National coach at the Olympic Training Centers in Lake Placid, New York and San Diego, California.  After working as a firefighter for 7 years, he decided to return to school and graduated from the University of Southern California’s Roski School of Art and Designs with a bachelor’s degree in fine arts.  Arnold went on to work on set designs and became the airbrush supervisor for the motion picture “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” and billboard campaigns such as “Godzilla”, “The Mask…

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$95

Principles of Drawing III

November 13 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm / Each Wednesday, until December 4.
Peggy Burruss Art Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: November 7
Ages: 16+

Instructor: Arnulfo Jacinto This class is designed for beginner to advanced students who are seeking to express themselves through art while learning and building upon the basic principles and foundations of drawing, including grades of paper and pencils, light and shadow, and perspective. Basic life drawing and understanding of the human anatomy will be introduced by using wood figure models, photographs, and other reference materials. Students will work on drawing the skeletal and muscular structures of the human body and will gain an understanding of proportion, scale, and foreshortening. Because each student is unique, projects may be altered and one-on-one instruction will be given to suit each student’s skills, talents, knowledge, and interest level. All supplies are provided. ____________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+): Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75. Artist’s Bio: Arnulfo, aka “Arnold” or “Nuffy”, is a native of Santa Paula, California, which is located about an hour north of Los Angeles.  He has had multiple successes in both the athletic and art fields. He competed in the 1984 Olympics in Sprint Canoe Kayak and later went on to become a National coach at the Olympic Training…

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