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About the Artist Facilitator

Judith Marie lives in Manitou Springs, Colorado. She received a BFA from the University of Nebraska and taught in rural Nebraska schools for five years. She moved to Colorado in 1976 and changed her career to graphic design when she worked as Creative Services Supervisor at the Colorado Springs Sun newspaper. She continued as a freelance graphic designer until 1992 when she opened and managed her art gallery, MAX ART in downtown Colorado Springs. In 1996 she returned to teaching, spending ten years as an art teacher at Sierra High School in Colorado Springs. She was a member of the launch team for an alternative middle school in 2006 and continued as the art teacher at Aspen Valley Middle School until 2016. She regularly shows her art works in the Pikes Peak region. She has exhibited work in the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, the Gallery of Contemporary Art at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, the Coburn Gallery at Colorado College, the UMC Gallery at the University of Colorado at Boulder, the Downtown Studio Gallery at Pikes Peak Community College, Canon City’s Fremont Art Center, the Manitou Art Center, and private galleries.

MY EXPERIENCES

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About this Experience

Everyone can Learn to draw. Drawing is a skill that can be taught and learned, like reading or math. Drawing is a process of looking, learning and persistent practice. Be confident that you can be guided through learning the basics of drawing what you see in 3 90-minute sessions.



Level:
Beginner
Type:
Group - Open to Community
Age:
Specifically for Adults
Venue:
Imagination Space in the Citadel Mall
Located at:
750 Citadel Drive E., Colorado Springs
Date(s):
To be agreed upon
Time(s):
To be agreed upon
So you think you can’t Draw? Yes, You Can! (3 sessions)

About this Experience

Challenge yourself by adding dimension and bold color to your drawings by building up color and form in simple layers. You will be introduced to the tools and materials needed to get started in 3 90-minute sessions. Be inspired and guided through a range of blending and mark-making, also how to use complementary colors for contrast and lightening and darkening colors.



Level:
Intermediate
Type:
Group - Open to Community
Age:
Specifically for Adults
Venue:
Imagination Space in the Citadel Mall
Located at:
750 Citadel Drive E., Colorado Springs
Date(s):
To be agreed upon
Time(s):
To be agreed upon
Mastering the Fluency of Colored Pencils  (3 sessions)
Level:
Experience Level 1 Beginner
Experience Level 2 Intermediate
Type:
Individual Individual
Group/ Public Group - Open to Community
Group/ Private Group - Military/Veteran Only
Age:
All Ages All Ages
Youth Youth
Adult Adult
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