Art Appreciation & Studio For Adults


With Gwen Leslie


Session 1
Mondays, 10:30am-12:00pm
9/10, 9/17, 9/24, 10/1
$90 all supplies included

⭐ This class is designed for adults who wish to learn more about famous works of art.
A variety of activities will focus on techniques for looking more closely and analytically at
art. We will explore:
• Art Mediums
• Art Elements
• Art Genres
• Symbolism
• Types of Images: Representational, Abstract, Non-objective

⭐ Students will also participate in creating pieces of art:
• Still Life drawing
• Abstract drawing based on Art Elements
• Conceptual Self-Portrait
• Found-object Assemblages

To sign up, click the yellow "register" button.

Art Appreciation and Studio for Adults

About Instructor Gwen Leslie

Gwen has lived in the Iowa City community for thirty six years. She holds an M.A. in painting and Art Education as well as a B.F.A. in drawing from The University of Iowa. She was an art instructor in the ICCSD for 29 years. Gwen has also taught Art Methods at Mount Mercy. Much of her time is spent in her studio making prints, painting, and writing poetry. She exhibits and sells her work.