Classes

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Fuel your creativity with Rex Art Classes! Rex Art offers a variety of unique, stimulating classes that will inspire you and take you to a new place in your art. Whether you are a seasoned artist looking to expand your skill-set or a creative person looking to jump into the arts, you’ll find what you are looking for at Rex Art!

Keep an eye on this calendar for our upcoming schedule.

February – November 2013

Feb 2 Sat
Mixed Media Done Right: Two Day Class – Fee $199 plus materials @ REX ART
10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Mixed Media Done Right:

An exploration of multi-media techniques using watemedia, soft and oil pastels, acrylics, oils, hot and cold encausic wax and beyond.

The workshop will cover the creation and use of various grounds and surfaces. Discover how to correctly construct rich texture, eye popping opulence, subtle vignettes and exquisite detail. The possibilities are endless and there’s sure to be something for everyone. All techniques have been designed with the highest archival stability in mind. Attendees will leave the experience with a good understanding of material interaction and how to create beautiful durable finishes in their artwork.

Saturday & Sunday 10am – 4pm.

Feb 3 Sun
Mixed Media Done Right: Two Day Class – Fee $199 plus materials @ REX ART
10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Mixed Media Done Right:

An exploration of multi-media techniques using watemedia, soft and oil pastels, acrylics, oils, hot and cold encausic wax and beyond.

The workshop will cover the creation and use of various grounds and surfaces. Discover how to correctly construct rich texture, eye popping opulence, subtle vignettes and exquisite detail. The possibilities are endless and there’s sure to be something for everyone. All techniques have been designed with the highest archival stability in mind. Attendees will leave the experience with a good understanding of material interaction and how to create beautiful durable finishes in their artwork.

Saturday & Sunday 10am – 4pm.

Feb 13 Wed
Introduction to Drawing: Beginner 1 Day Class, Fee $110 (plus materials) @ REX ART
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Introduction to Drawing: Beginner 1 Day Class, Fee $110 (plus materials)  @ REX ART | Miami | Florida | United States

Develop the skills needed for advanced artistic expression and explore the process and application in this introduction to drawing class. Traditional drawing materials will be used in the class with an emphasis of design and composition.

Apr 16 Tue
Introduction to Acrylic Painting: Beginner 2 half day Class. Fee $110 plus materials April 16th and 17th 10am-1pm @ REX ART
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Introduction to Acrylic Painting: Beginner 2 half day Class. Fee $110 plus materials April 16th and 17th 10am-1pm @ REX ART | Miami | Florida | United States

Familiarize yourself with painting with acrylics. Explore the diverse methods of application and expand your creative expression with this medium. The class will mainly cover traditional painting methods but will introduce some of the more contemporary techniques as well.

Educator Bio: CELIA BUCHANAN holds a B.A. in 2-D surface design from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee, Scotland and an M.A. in arts management in education from the City University, London. Her work has been featured in galleries around the world, notably the Institute of Education, London, National Exhibition Center, U.K., The London Design Center and the City of Hallandale Culture Center.  Lecturer at the Boca Museum of Art and the author of several books and magazine articles on surface design and fiber arts, she now teaches in the U.S. and works as a materials consultant for art material manufacturers in Europe, Australia and the United States.

Apr 17 Wed
Introduction to Acrylic Painting: Beginner 2 half day Class. Fee $110 plus materials April 16th and 17th 10am-1pm @ REX ART
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Introduction to Acrylic Painting: Beginner 2 half day Class. Fee $110 plus materials April 16th and 17th 10am-1pm @ REX ART | Miami | Florida | United States

Familiarize yourself with painting with acrylics. Explore the diverse methods of application and expand your creative expression with this medium. The class will mainly cover traditional painting methods but will introduce some of the more contemporary techniques as well.

Educator Bio: CELIA BUCHANAN holds a B.A. in 2-D surface design from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee, Scotland and an M.A. in arts management in education from the City University, London. Her work has been featured in galleries around the world, notably the Institute of Education, London, National Exhibition Center, U.K., The London Design Center and the City of Hallandale Culture Center.  Lecturer at the Boca Museum of Art and the author of several books and magazine articles on surface design and fiber arts, she now teaches in the U.S. and works as a materials consultant for art material manufacturers in Europe, Australia and the United States.

Apr 20 Sat
Mixed Media Done Right: Two Day Class- Fee $199 plus materials @ REX ART
10:00 am – April 21, 2013 @ 4:00 pm

Mixed Media Done Right:

An exploration of multi-media techniques using watemedia, soft and oil pastels, acrylics, oils, hot and cold encausic wax and beyond.

The workshop will cover the creation and use of various grounds and surfaces. Discover how to correctly construct rich texture, eye popping opulence, subtle vignettes and exquisite detail. The possibilities are endless and there’s sure to be something for everyone. All techniques have been designed with the highest archival stability in mind. Attendees will leave the experience with a good understanding of material interaction and how to create beautiful durable finishes in their artwork.

Apr 27 Sat
Mono Printing: Two Day Class – Fee $199 plus materials @ Rex Art Studio
10:00 am – April 28, 2013 @ 4:00 pm
Mono Printing: Two Day Class - Fee $199 plus materials  @ Rex Art Studio | Miami | Florida | United States
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Learn to create one of a kind single color, subtractive and polychromatic relief mono prints. The beauty of this medium is in its simplicity, spontaneity and combination of printmaking, painting and drawing techniques.

 

Educator Bio: CELIA BUCHANAN holds a B.A. in 2-D surface design from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee, Scotland and an M.A. in arts management in education from the City University, London. Her work has been featured in galleries around the world, notably the Institute of Education, London, National Exhibition Center, U.K., The London Design Center and the City of Hallandale Culture Center.  Lecturer at the Boca Museum of Art and the author of several books and magazine articles on surface design and fiber arts, she now teaches in the U.S. and works as a materials consultant for art material manufacturers in Europe, Australia and the United States.

 

Oct 10 Thu
Still Life Drawing and Painting for Beginners @ REX ART
1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Please note: Students must pre-register for classes at least 48 hours in advance. Thank you.

Enjoy an introductory drawing  and painting class at Rex Art, South Florida’s oldest art supplier since 1950. This class is perfect for the beginning artist and will feature the use of charcoal, graphite, paint and collage to let your creative juices flow in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. The class is taught by veteran artist and teacher Celia Buchanan who has over 25 years’ experience.

Instructor Bio:

CeliaCelia Buchanan is a mixed media artist and holds a B.A. in 2-D surface design from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee, Scotland, and an M.A. in arts management in education from the City University, London. Celia’s work has been featured in galleries notably the Institute of Education, London, National Exhibition Center, U.K. and The London Design Center. The author of several books and magazine articles on surface design and fiber arts, Celia has been working in her field for over two decades. She now works and lives in SE FL, teaches throughout the USA and works as a materials consultant for art material manufacturers from Europe, Australia and the United States.

Please note: Students must pre-register for classes at least 48 hours in advance. Thank you.

Oct 17 Thu
Still Life Drawing and Painting for Beginners @ REX ART
1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Please note: Students must pre-register for classes at least 48 hours in advance. Thank you.

Enjoy an introductory drawing  and painting class at Rex Art, South Florida’s oldest art supplier since 1950. This class is perfect for the beginning artist and will feature the use of charcoal, graphite, paint and collage to let your creative juices flow in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. The class is taught by veteran artist and teacher Celia Buchanan who has over 25 years’ experience.

Instructor Bio:

CeliaCelia Buchanan is a mixed media artist and holds a B.A. in 2-D surface design from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee, Scotland, and an M.A. in arts management in education from the City University, London. Celia’s work has been featured in galleries notably the Institute of Education, London, National Exhibition Center, U.K. and The London Design Center. The author of several books and magazine articles on surface design and fiber arts, Celia has been working in her field for over two decades. She now works and lives in SE FL, teaches throughout the USA and works as a materials consultant for art material manufacturers from Europe, Australia and the United States.

Minimum 5 students / maximum 12 students

Please note: Students must pre-register for classes at least 48 hours in advance. Thank you.

Nov 8 Fri
Still Life Drawing and Painting for Beginners @ REX ART
11:00 am – 1:30 pm

Please note: Students must pre-register for classes at least 48 hours in advance. Thank you.

Enjoy an introductory drawing  and painting class at Rex Art, South Florida’s oldest art supplier since 1950. This class is perfect for the beginning artist and will feature the use of charcoal, graphite, paint and collage to let your creative juices flow in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. The class is taught by veteran artist and teacher Celia Buchanan who has over 25 years’ experience.

Instructor Bio:

CeliaCelia Buchanan is a mixed media artist and holds a B.A. in 2-D surface design from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee, Scotland, and an M.A. in arts management in education from the City University, London. Celia’s work has been featured in galleries notably the Institute of Education, London, National Exhibition Center, U.K. and The London Design Center. The author of several books and magazine articles on surface design and fiber arts, Celia has been working in her field for over two decades. She now works and lives in SE FL, teaches throughout the USA and works as a materials consultant for art material manufacturers from Europe, Australia and the United States.

Minimum 5 students / maximum 12 students

Please note: Students must pre-register for classes at least 48 hours in advance. Thank you.