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   glass-drawing-example    Saturday, April 6, 2019
"Glass Objects Still Life Drawing" with  Ryan Gilroy
   clouds    Saturday, April 27, 2019
"Cloud Oil Painting" with  Ryan Gilroy
 
   figure drawing class    Saturday, May 18, 2019
"Figure Drawing with Charcoal Pencils" with  Ryan Gilroy
 

Saturday, April 6, 2019
"Glass Objects Still Life Drawing" with  Ryan Gilroy

Glass Drawing example


Ages: Teens & adults
Experience Level: Beginner
Date: Saturday, April 6, 2019
Time:  10:00 am - Noon
Location: Lake Effect Art Gallery, 212 S. Cedar St., Manistique
Cost of Class: $13 members; $18 nonmember
Class size: Minimum 5, Maximum 12
Registration deadline: 4/5/2019

Participants notes:  If you have your own favorite drawing supplies feel free to bring them along. Otherwise, Ryan will have all the supplies you need to get started on the project.
                                 
For more information or to register: To Register call/text Carol Peterson 906-341-6416 or Teresa Bratton 734-657-8473. You can also register and pay online at http://www.lakeeffectarts.org/classes.  Just click on the [Register On-line] button below.

Class Description:
Learn to draw a still life of glass objects on toned paper using black and white colored pencils. Ryan will provide the paper and pencils you need to get started. Learn shading and highlighting techniques on toned paper. Ryan will also cover contour lines and perspective

Instructor: Ryan Gilroy
Ryan attended Kendall College of Art and Design in Grand Rapids before earning his Bachelor of Religious education from Great Lakes Christian College in Lansing, MI. His art is currently in the Lake Effect Art Gallery in Manistique. Ryan is Minister of Lighthouse Church and also substitute teaches for the Manistique School District. Ryan is one of the local artists who painted the Manistique Power of Words “DISCOVER” Mural.

Ryan likes to use mixed media, oil, ink washes, and water color but he focuses mostly on oil on canvas. Most of his pieces will reflect his love for the outdoors, his strong faith, and his attraction to light, texture and color.

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Saturday, April 27, 2019
"Cloud Oil Painting" with  Ryan Gilroy

Cloud Painting


Ages: Teens & adults
Experience Level: Beginner
Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019
Time:  10:00 am - Noon
Location: Lake Effect Art Gallery, 212 S. Cedar St., Manistique
Cost of Class: $20 members; $25 nonmember
Class size: Minimum 5, Maximum 12
Registration deadline: 4/26/2019

Participants notes: If you have your own favorite oil painting supplies feel free to bring them along. Otherwise, Ryan will have all the supplies you need to get started on the project. If you have an easel, bring it with you.
                                 
For more information or to register: To Register call/text Carol Peterson 906-341-6416 or Teresa Bratton 734-657-8473. You can also register and pay online at http://www.lakeeffectarts.org/classes.  Just click on the [Register On-line] button below.

Class Description:
In this class you will learn oil paint blending, shadows, and light. Learn how to make realistic looking clouds and how to make different kinds of clouds for your landscape paintings or to just make some beautiful cloud paintings. We will be touching on storm clouds, sun rise and set clouds, sires clouds and cumulonimbus clouds, this is a fun way to get started on oil painting. You could also bring along with you a favorite reference of a cloud. Ryan will also supply inspirational cloud pictures.

Instructor: Ryan Gilroy
Ryan attended Kendall College of Art and Design in Grand Rapids before earning his Bachelor of Religious education from Great Lakes Christian College in Lansing, MI. His art is currently in the Lake Effect Art Gallery in Manistique. Ryan is Minister of Lighthouse Church and also substitute teaches for the Manistique School District. Ryan is one of the local artists who painted the Manistique Power of Words “DISCOVER” Mural.

Ryan likes to use mixed media, oil, ink washes, and water color but he focuses mostly on oil on canvas. Most of his pieces will reflect his love for the outdoors, his strong faith, and his attraction to light, texture and color.

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Saturday, May 18, 2019
"Figure Drawing with Charcoal Pencils" with  Ryan Gilroy

 Figure Drawing


Ages: Teens & adults
Experience Level: Beginner
Date: Saturday, May 18, 2019
Time:  10:00 am - Noon
Location: Welcome Center (Schoolcraft Tourism & Commerce) on US-2
Cost of Class: $15 members; $20 nonmember
Class size: Minimum 5, Maximum 12
Registration deadline: 5/17/2019

Participants notes:  If you have your own favorite charcoal drawing pencils feel free to bring them along. Otherwise, Ryan will have all the supplies you need to get started on the project.
                                 
For more information or to register: To Register call/text Carol Peterson 906-341-6416 or Teresa Bratton 734-657-8473. You can also register and pay online at http://www.lakeeffectarts.org/classes.  Just click on the [Register On-line] button below.

Class Description:
You will learn how to draw the human body form with accurate proportions, how to measure proportions using your pencil, how to make a quick sketch to capture a basic form and tips on increasing a more realistic looking figure drawing.

Instructor: Ryan Gilroy
Ryan attended Kendall College of Art and Design in Grand Rapids before earning his Bachelor of Religious education from Great Lakes Christian College in Lansing, MI. His art is currently in the Lake Effect Art Gallery in Manistique. Ryan is Minister of Lighthouse Church and also substitute teaches for the Manistique School District. Ryan is one of the local artists who painted the Manistique Power of Words “DISCOVER” Mural.

Ryan likes to use mixed media, oil, ink washes, and water color but he focuses mostly on oil on canvas. Most of his pieces will reflect his love for the outdoors, his strong faith, and his attraction to light, texture and color.

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