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 Open Studio Class with Artist-in-Residence Lee Hammond
 Location: Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
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Mar 1, 2017
09:00 am - 01:00 pm
$ 45.00 12 2 10

Open studio classes are for new or existing students to work independently on their artwork.  Bring your art projects and allow Lee Hammond to show you how to improve and complete your drawings (graphite or colored pencil only- no pastel) or paintings (watercolor or acrylic only, no oils)Supplies are not included.

 Basic Acrylic Painting
 Location: Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
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Mar 6, 2017 - Mar 10, 2017
08:30 am - 04:30 pm
$ 395.00 12 0 12

Join renown Lee Hammond, Rookery Bay Reserve’s Artist in Residence, for an art program this summer and explore the magic of drawing and painting. Hammond has been a professional artist and art instructor for more than 30 years. She has published more than 35 art instruction books. Learn more about her amazing talent here. Create beautiful paintings in acrylic with Lee Hammond. Based on her painting books by North Light, she will show you how to achieve beautiful skin tones, hair and clothing.

 Art supplies are not included: refer to required supply list by clicking the Details button on previous page.

 Essentials of Digital Photography Workshop
 Location: Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
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Mar 13, 2017
09:30 am - 12:30 pm
$ 55.00 15 2 13

If you want to get the best pictures possible, and truly understanding your camera’s features, the Essentials of Digital Photography: How to get the most from your digital camera workshop is for you. This class covers the essentials of your digital camera. You will learn how to use your camera's shutter, aperture, ISO control and the drive modes to create images with impact and creativity. No previous camera or photography experience is necessary, just a desire to learn. Sonny Saunders has over 35 years of experience in photography and instruction and is renowned for his ability to communicate to a wide variety of students.

 Open Studio Class with Artist-in-Residence Lee Hammond
 Location: Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
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Mar 15, 2017
09:00 am - 01:00 pm
$ 45.00 12 0 12

Open studio classes are for new or existing students to work independently on their artwork.  Bring your art projects and allow Lee Hammond to show you how to improve and complete your drawings (graphite or colored pencil only- no pastel) or paintings (watercolor or acrylic only, no oils)Supplies are not included.

 Landscape Painting in Acrylic
 Location: Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
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Mar 20, 2017 - Mar 24, 2017
08:30 am - 04:30 pm
$ 395.00 12 0 12

Join renown Lee Hammond, Rookery Bay Reserve’s Artist in Residence, for an art program this summer and explore the magic of drawing and painting. Hammond has been a professional artist and art instructor for more than 30 years. She has published more than 35 art instruction books. Learn more about her amazing talent here. Create beautiful landscape paintings in acrylic with Lee Hammond. Based on her painting books by North Light, she will show you how to achieve beautiful skin tones, hair and clothing.

 Art supplies are not included: refer to required supply list by clicking the Details button on previous page.

 Open Studio Class with Artist-in-Residence Lee Hammond
 Location: Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
DetailsRegister
Mar 29, 2017
09:00 am - 01:00 pm
$ 45.00 12 0 12

Open studio classes are for new or existing students to work independently on their artwork.  Bring your art projects and allow Lee Hammond to show you how to improve and complete your drawings (graphite or colored pencil only- no pastel) or paintings (watercolor or acrylic only, no oils)Supplies are not included.

 Drawing Animals in Nature (Graphite)
 Location: Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
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Apr 3, 2017 - Apr 7, 2017
08:30 am - 04:30 pm
$ 395.00 15 2 13

Join our Artist in Residence, Lee Hammond, and learn how to realistically draw animals in nature in graphite. This class is based on the “Hammond Blended Pencil Technique” from Lee Hammond’s best-selling books. In 5 days, you will learn everything you need to draw anything proficiently in pencil.

Hammond has been a professional artist and art instructor for more than 30 years. She has published more than 35 art instruction books. Learn more about her amazing talent here.

Supplies are not included. *Refer to supply list, by clicking the Details button at left.

 Essentials of Digital Photography Workshop
 Location: Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
Register
Apr 10, 2017
09:30 am - 12:30 pm
$ 55.00 15 0 15

If you want to get the best pictures possible, and truly understanding your camera’s features, the Essentials of Digital Photography: How to get the most from your digital camera workshop is for you. This class covers the essentials of your digital camera. You will learn how to use your camera's shutter, aperture, ISO control and the drive modes to create images with impact and creativity. No previous camera or photography experience is necessary, just a desire to learn. Sonny Saunders has over 35 years of experience in photography and instruction and is renowned for his ability to communicate to a wide variety of students.

 Open Studio Class with Artist-in-Residence Lee Hammond
 Location: Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
DetailsRegister
Apr 12, 2017
09:00 am - 01:00 pm
$ 45.00 12 0 12

Open studio classes are for new or existing students to work independently on their artwork.  Bring your art projects and allow Lee Hammond to show you how to improve and complete your drawings (graphite or colored pencil only- no pastel) or paintings (watercolor or acrylic only, no oils)Supplies are not included.

 Essentials of Digital Photography Workshop
 Location: Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
Register
May 1, 2017
09:30 am - 12:30 pm
$ 55.00 15 0 15

If you want to get the best pictures possible, and truly understanding your camera’s features, the Essentials of Digital Photography: How to get the most from your digital camera workshop is for you. This class covers the essentials of your digital camera. You will learn how to use your camera's shutter, aperture, ISO control and the drive modes to create images with impact and creativity. No previous camera or photography experience is necessary, just a desire to learn. Sonny Saunders has over 35 years of experience in photography and instruction and is renowned for his ability to communicate to a wide variety of students.

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