Karen’s Class Schedules 2020
Winter Schedule 2020
Karen Halpern’s Classes
You can email me at: firstname.lastname@example.org with questions. Please write in the subject line that you are in my class, so I don’t delete you. You can view my artwork on my website: www.karenhalpern.net
Birmingham NEXT formerly known as BASCC Birmingham Senior Center, 2121 Midvale Street, Birmingham MI 48009 www.BirminghamNext.org Phone:248-203-5270
Painting with acrylics & oils
(Beginners through advanced students)
Tuesdays 9:30am-12 noon January 7- March 10
10weeks Fee: $160 members/ $170 non-members
Artist/Instructor Karen Halpern’s class lessons focus on color theory, subject, techniques and design. Individual guidance and personal encouragement will help you develop your own style. Bring 18”x24” canvas or larger, sketch pad, #2 desk pencil, eraser, and painting supplies to the first class. Supply list available.
Studio art class
(Prior experience required in a class using the materials of your choice)
Thursdays 1 pm-3:30pm January 9 - March 12
10weeks Fee:$160 members/ non-members $170
Work on a piece of art of your choice. Bring your own subject, reference material, and the supplies you typically work with. Instructor Karen Halpern will foster critical thinking and suggestions, as you advance with your individualized project. Her goal is to broaden your viewpoint and develop your skills and knowledge. Students typically work with acrylics, oils, collage, or watercolor.
Watercolor Painting Workshop (beginners and experienced)
Noted Michigan Artist Karen Halpern, popular watercolor instructor, will provide watercolor classes at NEXT. Painting is a relaxing and satisfying activity. Learning about basic skills, color mixing, color theory, design, painting techniques, and significant watercolorists, will assist you as you develop your art. Each student will work at their own level of ability, in a supportive setting with individual attention. Materials list available.
Wednesdays 2-4pm January 8-March 11
10 weeks Fee: $140/$150
Royal Oak Recreation/ Community Education Mahaney/Meininger Center,
3500 Marais, East of Crooks, left at the traffic light, travel 2 blocks North of 13 MileRd.248-246-3900 or 248- 246-3180
Watercolor Painting (Beginning Thru Experienced students)
Mondays 1:30-3:30pm 9 weeks January 6 - March 9 (omit January 20)
Res $126.00 / Non-Res $131.00
Learn about color, design, shading, and painting techniques with noted Bloomfield Hills Artist, Karen Halpern. enjoy the brilliance of color, transparency of pigment, and pleasure of color mixing. supply list available.