Enjoy an expressive approach to painting in a variety of inventive techniques using the medium of your choice: water color and/or acrylics. You will explore painting on paper, yupo, canvas while developing a working knowledge of color theory, composition and design. Emphasis is on identifying personal style from representational to abstract and original imagery. Paint, collage, wax [encaustics], inks, resists and drawing media will be incorporated. This course includes films and slide presentations of the innovative masters of modern and contemporary art. All levels welcome.