$120 for 4 weeks

Deadline for registration is 7 PM on the day before the first class. Any registrations received after 7 PM the night before the first class of the session will receive the pre-recorded video of the first class (or classes missed if session already began). Be sure to include your email address.

Learn how to plan a strong landscape composition.  Develop a deeper understanding of how to show space and distance. Use compositional principles to achieve stronger design in your landscape paintings. Homework requires the ability to paint outside. Suitable for all levels.

Week 1: Composition Ideas:  How to plan a strong landscape composition.  Value study first.

Week 2: Paint a landscape based on the best composition idea from last week.  (Canvas size: 16×20 to a 20×20)

Week 3:  Start a larger landscape painting based on a new composition and studies. (Canvas size:  18×24 to a 24×24)

Week 4:  Finish larger painting.

In this course, students will develop an eye for color and gain improved landscape painting skills.

Fridays 1 PM: July 2, 9, 16 and 23

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Here is what our students are saying:

“I have been enjoying the classes and learning as much as possible….the instructor is fabulous!!!”

“Hongnian Zhang and Lois Woolley are great artists and excellent instructors. I appreciate how they continually provide new information to students.”

“Great Professor!”

“I’ve appreciated all of Hongnian’s online classes since March. He has introduced new concepts throughout all the still-life and landscape classes, so I have continued to enjoy and learn from the classes.”