NEW! Happy Little Trees: The Bob Ross Painting Class

NEW! Happy Little Trees: The Bob Ross Painting Class 
1 session 5.5 hours

You’ve seen him before. He’s the soft-spoken guy who paints happy clouds, mountains, and trees in about twenty-six television minutes, using big, house painting-type brushes while cooing soothing “you can do it” to the audience. His Joy of Painting program is the most recognized, most watched TV art show in history. This summer you can join in on the fun at FCC. Although Bob Ross is no longer with us, Bob Ross Certified Instructor Barbara Powell will teach you the magic behind painting happy little trees when you recreate one of Bob’s masterpieces in this 5-hour class. All materials including brushes, Bob Ross paints, and canvases will be provided. Instructor: Barbara Powell is an artist and teacher living in Hagerstown, MD. She works in acrylics, watercolor, and oils, and is well-known along the East Coast — especially in the Washington, DC, and Baltimore areas — for her miniature buildings, done in acrylic on wood. She has created miniatures of many famous buildings, including a series she calls the Morgan County Collection Series. That series consists of over 40 buildings in the historic town of Berkeley Springs, W. Va., including the county courthouse, area churches, the fire station, hotels, a local castle, a Roman bath in the park, all of

Instructor: Barbara Powell is an artist and teacher living in Hagerstown, MD. She works in acrylics, watercolor, and oils, and is well-known along the East Coast — especially in the Washington, DC, and Baltimore areas — for her miniature buildings, done in acrylic on wood. She has created miniatures of many famous buildings, including a series she calls the Morgan County Collection Series. That series consists of over 40 buildings in the historic town of Berkeley Springs, W. Va., including the county courthouse, area churches, the fire station, hotels, a local castle, a Roman bath in the park, all of interest to the town’s many visiting tourists. The chaplain at Camp David has even commissioned Barbara to do wooden miniatures of his chapel, which he then presented to visiting dignitaries. At 17, she attended the Art Institute of Pittsburgh where she cemented her life-long love of the arts. She has used practically every medium – from pottery to crafts to all types of paintings – to give life to her creative ideas. She currently teaches the Bob Ross method of oil painting in Maryland and Pennsylvania.

ILR820 Happy Little Trees: The Bob Ross Painting Class
4-Digit Number: 5376
Sat, 9am-2:30pm, July 15
Location: Visual/Performing Arts Center (F Building) /F118
Fee: $79

 

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