This class is an introduction to painting for beginners. Students will have the opportunity to understand basic acrylic paint. Topice covered may include but not limited to: Warm hands; relax your hand; control and direction of the brush in canvas with basic color. We will provide a practice canvas for painting or have another viable way to practice. Students must have a viable way to practice at home. Up to 8 students per class. Classes include all supplies. Our activities are open to all members of Maris Place for the Arts. Family memberships are $15 per quarter per student. Once your student is registered as a member, you can sign them up for as many activities as you would like. Each activity runs for 3 months and costs $180.00 unless otherwise noted in the activity description. Fees are not refundable and not transferrable from one activity to another or one child to another. If you are not able to pay for the activity due to your limited income situation, we have a few scholarships available which would cover the tuition for one activity for one quarter. If you feel that you qualify, please go to the scholarship section and complete the application. You must have an active membership in order to apply for a scholarship.