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Boost Your Creativity: Activities for your Left Brain! Thursday, February 7

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Boost Your Creativity: Activities for your Left Brain!

  • Date: February 7, 2019
  • Time: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
  • Price: $40.00
  • Location: Gorton Community Center
    400 E. Illinois Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045

THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELLED.  PLEASE JOIN US NEXT WEEK!

 

This is Session 2: Exploring Color 

Colors have meaning and symbolism. We can use color to change our mood. Colors have a different appearance if we look at them alone or grouped with other colors. This session will build basic knowledge of color based on the color wheel, and build palettes to use as a basis for art activities. Bring your favorite set of watercolors and a brush to the workshop (instructor will also provide some).

This is the second session in a series to break out of your left brain, linear-thinking tasks: schedules, processes, routines, and sameness. These art activities will infuse your day with right brain activity to help balance cognitive energy. Learn these art processes to be more mindful, playful, and open to new ways of thinking. Prior knowledge of art techniques is not necessary; these are adaptable exercises using common supplies.

Session 3: Shapes, Abstracts & Collage on Thursday, February 21st; 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

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Class Refund and Cancellation Policy: Refunds will only be given up to one week prior to the first week of class of any session. (The refund period for some classes, which require advanced reservations or purchase of materials, may be more limited.) Cancellations will incur a $5 handling fee for programs costing under $100 and a 10% handling fee for programs with fees of $100 or more. If a class is cancelled due to insufficient enrollment, you will be notified, and a full refund will be given.

If this class does not meet the minimum participation requirement, you will be notified of the cancellation within one week of the start date.

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