Color and Design in Contemporary Painting
Ages 18 +
Four Tuesdays, October 29 - November 19
1 - 4 PM
In this class you will learn to appreciate contemporary art, gain an understanding of key basic art concepts, and try your hand at acrylic painting. Learn color theory, the formal
elements of composition, and the methods and materials of painting. Gain insight into how contemporary artists use principles of design, and review a short history of contemporary painting and its influences on local and regional California artists. The class will include an
evening at Park Fine Art Gallery for a fun, casual gathering and an insightful examination of the instructor's work on view.
Instructor: Kristine Bybee
To enroll in this class, register now, visit the Museum Admission Desk, or call 916.808.1182. Or download and print the registration form below and mail, fax, or email your completed form to the Museum. Click on the Ways to Register button at left for more information.
About the Instructor:
Kristine Bybee is a native of Sacramento and was educated in Los Angeles. She regularly exhibits her paintings in local and regional galleries, most recently at the Pence Gallery in Davis, and her work is in private and corporate collections. She is an art educator at the community college level and maintains an active practice of producing work for exhibition.