Basic Oil Painting - The Arboretum
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Saturday, January 28; 9:30AM - 12:00PM

Basic Oil Painting

About This Event

Join us at the Arboretum to explore the basics of oil painting. Under the coaching of Ron Pettie, you will learn skill building exercises, watch demos, and develop your individual artistic expression while completing 2-3 paintings.

*For beginner levels

*All materials provided including Acrylic and Oil H20 (non-toxic and water soluble)

SATURDAYS 9:30am-12pm // 8-week sessions

Session 1: Register Here

January 28, February 4, 11, 18, 25, March 4, 11, 18

Session 2: Register Here

April 22, 29, May 6, 13,20, 27, June 3, 10

Session 3: Register Here

July 22, 29, August 5, 12, 19, 26, Sept 2, 9

Session 4: Register Here

October 14, 21, 28, November 4, 11, 18, December 2, 9

*Minimum age limit is 12 years old. Must be accompanied by a participating adult who is also registered for the class.

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$60 Arboretum members
$80 Non-Member

*Please sign into Member Account to activate member discount.
*Materials are included in registration.

More Information

Online registration required. Minors must be accompanied by a participating adult who is also registered for the class.

Cancellation & Refund Policy
The Los Angeles Arboretum Foundation reserves the right to cancel, postpone, or change a class due to unforeseen circumstances. In the event of a class cancellation or change, registrants will be notified and be offered a full refund or a reschedule.
The Arboretum cannot accommodate refunds, cancellations, or reschedules within 7 days of the start of the class.
Questions? Please call the Education Department at 626.821.4623 or email at

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