Learn the basics techniques of painting while exploring the unique characteristics of acrylic paint. Students will put concepts like value, color mixing, texture, and composition to action as they work on creating their very own still-life, portrait, and landscape paintings. No previous experience necessary.
Owen Buffington is a multimedia artist whose work explores the intersections of geography, history and landscape. Owen earned an MFA, with an emphasis in drawing, from the University of Arkansas in 2017, and has taught at universities, community art non-profits, and public schools. He finished a two-year artist residency at the Lux Center for the Arts in Nebraska in 2019, and for the last two years, worked in Chicago as an art instructor at Misericordia – a facility that provides support for people with developmental disabilities. Owen currently lives in Fayetteville, AR.
- Masks are not required but can be worn at parental discretion. CCC will not provide masks–children must bring their own.
- Class requires a minimum of 4 registered participants to run.