Visual Arts for Adults and Teens

Prosecco & Painting at PACE

Grab your friends, co-workers, or a special someone for a creative morning of painting and prosecco! Not artistic? No worries! Our instructor will be there to guide you step-by-step in creating your very own version of the morning's featured painting. Enrollment includes two mimosas per participant (there will be a variety of juices to choose from to mix with your prosecco) to help get those creative juices flowing!
Instructor: Jaclyn Garrett
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $49 R / $53 NR
23523 Sa, Oct. 17, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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Professional Workshop With Tadashi

Ages: 15+ years
Advanced students will learn the meaning of being an artist through the inspirational and motivational teaching techniques of Tadashi Hayakawa. In this informal and self-motivated open studio, students will break away from formal art instruction and develop critical art appreciation while creating enthusiasm and energy for art expression. Students are encouraged to bring a current work in progress and must supply their own canvas or drawing/painting pads, with all materials including paint, brushes, pallets, etc. Donations made to Tadashi Hayakawa are encouraged. Please contact Tadashi at 303-475-8111 for workshop questions.
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $25 R/$27 NR

Saturday, 12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
22793 Oct. 3
22794 Nov. 7

Exploring Alcohol Inks

Ages: 13+
Explore flowing vivid colors as you play with alcohol inks and create something beautiful. Students will be guided through demos and given lots of individual attention. Tips on how to work with the inks on a tile or non-porous surface to direct the design will be shared. An overview of the materials and how to prepare the surface will also be provided. Candace’s teaching style is engaging and educational. This workshop is open to all levels but is geared toward beginning and intermediate painters. Supply list will be emailed prior to the class or you may download the list below. Please provide $3 additional supply fee to instructor on first day of class.
Instructor: Candace French
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $87 R/95 NR Adl. $3 supply fee.
22790 Sa, Oct. 3, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
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Creating Fluid Acrylic Pour Paintings

Ages: 13+
Paint pouring is a technique using fluid acrylic paint and a flow medium to create exciting abstract effects on a surface including canvas, wood, tile, and more. In this workshop, you’ll learn unique pouring techniques while creating a number of stunning paintings. You’ll be amazed at how fun and exciting designing acrylic pour paintings can be! This class is for students of all levels. Beginning students experience immediate success. Established artists find these techniques help them loosen up and expand their creativity. Supply list will be emailed prior to the class. Please provide $3 additional supply fee to instructor on first day of class.
Instructor: Candace French
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $129 R/$141 NR (Adl. $3 supply fee.)
22791 Sa, Nov. 14, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. and Su, Nov. 15, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 

Exploring Oil and Cold Wax

Ages: 13+
Explore the exciting world of creating with oil and cold wax. Cold wax is uniquely different from encaustic as it proves incredible depth and texture with less set up. Enjoy demos and lots of individual attention. Learn how to turn accidents into unexpected joys. Aspects of abstract composition and what makes a piece “work” will be shared. Candace’s teaching style is engaging and inspirational. This workshop is open to all levels but is geared toward beginning and intermediate painters. Supply list will be emailed prior to the class or you may download the list below. Please provide $3 additional supply fee to instructor on first day of class.
Instructor: Candace French
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $87 R/95 NR Adl. $3 supply fee.
Sa, Mar. 13, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Registration will open this fall.
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For Art Student’s League of Denver satellite classes in Parker please visit our ASL webpage.