3833 Twelve Mile Rd
Berkley, MI 48072
Learn to make glorious painting with this unique medium; soft pastels. They are brilliantly saturated with colors, they allow sharp lines or smudged edges, they’re mistake forgiving and they don’t require brushes, solvents or canvases, so they’re travel compatible. Mary Jane Erard has been teaching workshops, monthly at Articipate for almost a year. Now she’s offering a series of 5 classes, every other week, spread over 10 weeks. The dates and lessons are as follows: Oct. 15: basic composition and values, Oct. 29: mixing in other media, Nov. 12: impressionist landscapes, Nov. 26: figures and portraits, Dec. 10: fauvist street scenes. Each of the lessons can be purchased alone for $32, cash payment; please call first.