Dates: Monday through Friday, July 15- August 1, 1 pm-4 pm

Course Description: Learn basic acrylic and oil techniques, develop personal imagery, and expand technical skills by solving problems in color, composition, and paint application. Learn to design with color, interpret light, and how best to begin and complete a painting.

Instructor: Marlene Oliver

Marlene Oliver received her MFA from the California College of the Arts, Oakland, and her BFA from the University of Illinois. She is an associate member of the Franklin Historical Commission and is currently preparing a grant application to the National Endowment for the Humanities for the New Franklin Historical Museum. She is also in the process of working on a new series of paintings called “Power Lines” and is arranging an exhibit of these works in New York.