Drawing & Painting

Teacher: Pati Kent

Registration is required as these classes are held by Appointment ONLY.

These fun and exciting classes are for beginning and intermediate students who wish to improve their drawing and painting skills.

Classes will include warm ups, basic drawing exercises, right brain exercises and drawing techniques using graphite, charcoal, pastel, ink and watercolor pencils. For painters it will include the same warm ups but will include painting exercises.

Each student will be given assignments in their sketch books. Observation drawings will be from a still life on the model stand. Other drawings and paintings will be from photographs.

The classes are designed to be continuous so each student may work at their own pace to achieve their personal goals.

Students are responsible for their own materials from a suggested list. Suggested drawing materials list:

  • Charcoal pencils: 4B, 6B
  • Graphite Pencils: HB, 2B, 4B, 6B
  • Erasers: Kneaded, White magic
  • Hand held pencil sharpener
  • Bristol paper tablet 14x17
  • Sketch book
  • Optional: Soft pastels, vine charcoal, liquid black ink pen, watercolor pencils

Suggested Painting Materials list:

  • Red, yellow, blue, black and white tubes - acrylic
  • Bristol paper tablet 14 X 17 or larger
  • water container
  • rags/paper towels
  • paint palette
  • acrylic brushes (ask for student packages) include an 0. Look at the size of your paper or canvas and buy accordingly.
  • apron or paint shirt
  • sketch book
  • pencils, hand held pencil sharpener, erasers
  • ruler

Questions: or text at 714 307-6607. 


Please note: Pati's classes are NOT walk-in.


by Appointment ONLY

Mondays, 6 - 7:30 pm

Saturdays, 11:30 am - 1pm

Age 12 - Adult

Classes are $20 per session