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Acrylic Painting Sessions Class

October 31 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until October 31, 2019

$150 – $165

October 3, 10, 24, 31: Take your painting to the next level! The best way to improve is by practice. Learn, refresh, or refine the basics of using acrylic paint in this multi-session class. This class will meet once a week for four weeks, providing students with the opportunity for a more focused study. Students will learn about materials, a variety of painting techniques, and methods of working, both during class and through optional homework assignments. This class is suitable for beginners.

Instructor Bio

Margo Burian is an award-winning artist who maintains studios in Grand Rapids and northern Michigan. She holds a BFA from Kendall College of Arts and Design. After a long career as a commercial illustrator, the transition to fine art was a natural evolution. She is best known for her iconic northern Michigan landscape paintings in oil and acrylic. Heartfelt enthusiasm and creativity are the hallmarks of Margo’s teaching style. She approaches her classes with openness and encourages students to embrace their own innate creativity.



Thursday, October 3, Time: 10 am – 1 pm
Thursday, October 10, Time: 10 am – 1 pm
Thursday, October 24, Time: 10 am – 1 pm
Thursday, October 31, Time: 10 am – 1 pm

Supply List

Available from dickblick.com (please plan accordingly)
Golden Heavy Body Acrylic Paints : Large Tube Titanium White, Carbon Black, Cadmium Yellow, Lemon Yellow, Cadmium Red, Pyrrol Red, Magnesium Blue, Ultramarine Blue
Dick Blick white Palette Paper 16×20
Blick Essentials White Nylon Value Brush Sets – set of 12 flats
water container
paper towel
blue papers tape
Paper to paint on will be available for purchase through the instructor

Refund Policy

Muti-day Workshops: Requests for cancellation by the student at least thirty (30) days prior to the first day of the workshop will be honored (minus a $20 processing fee). NO REFUNDS will be given for a student cancellation made less than thirty (30) days prior to the first day of the workshop.


October 31
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
$150 – $165
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Glen Arbor Arts Center
6031 S Lake St
Glen Arbor, MI 49636 United States
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Margo Burian


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