Holiday Flash Sale


Gage is having a Holiday Flash Sale, this week only! Starting Tuesday, Dec 11 at 9 A.M. through Thursday, Dec 13 at 5 P.M. Drawing, Painting, Scultping… There’s something for everyone!

This Winter Quarter, you can enjoy a $50.00 discount when you register for the classes or weeklong workshops listed below! Just Call us (206) 323-4243 to get your gift from us!


Expressive Watercolor Portraits – Willow Heath
Thursday | 1/17-3/21 | 9:30 A.M.- 12:30 P.M.

Explore techniques, tips, and special effects for creating deceptively simple expressive watercolor portraits in a relaxed studio environment with step-by-step demonstrations and discussions.

Painting Land and Water – Kathleen Moore
Monday | 1/14-3/18 | 1:30-4:30 P.M.

Learn composition, color-mixing and brush handling while you explore how to paint tranquil water, running water and frothy waves.

Painting the Natural World – Kathleen McKeehen
Friday | 1/18-3/22 | 1:30-4:30 P.M.

Learn the botanical artist’s classic method of dry-brush watercolor to paint all types of natural subjects, from birds to bones to botanicals.

Oil Painting for Beginners – Jonathan Happ
Saturday | 1/19-3/23 | 2:00-5:00 P.M.

In a step-by-step process, learn the methods of oil painting while exploring the still-life genre.

Still Life Painting in Oils – Jim Phalen
Wednesday | 1/16-3/20 | 9:30 A.M.-12:30 P.M.

Work through a series of exercises and complete monochromatic and color paintings using still-life as your motif.

Introduction to Egg-Tempera – Dominique Medici
Monday-Friday| 1/7-1/11 | 9:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

Egg Tempera painting is an exceptionally beautiful and subtle painting medium that is said to date back to ancient Egypt: learn how to make “genuine traditional gesso panels” from scratch using glue and chalk; prepare handmade toned drawing paper for silverpoint drawing; grind and emulsify your own egg tempera paint; practice egg tempera painting techniques; make handmade transfer paper; and paint your first egg tempera painting.

Successful Painting With Acrylics – Terry Furchgott
Friday-Monday | 1/4-1/7 | 9:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

Learn all the basic skills needed to work with the spontaneous and quick drying medium of acrylic paint successfully and with confidence.


Botanical Drawing – Kathleen McKeehen
Friday | 1/18-3/22 | 9:30 A.M-12:30 P.M.

Learn how to use line to accurately depict plant subjects and then move on to understanding the effect of light on form and how to use shading for three-dimensionality.

Perspective Drawing – Geoff Flack
Tuesday | 1/15-3/19 | 1:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

Explore methods for creating pictorial space using perspective with Core Drawing Atelier instructor Geoff Flack.

Intermediate Figure and Portrait Drawing – Nicholas Enevoldsen
Monday | 1/14-3/18 | 6:00-9:00 P.M.

Go beyond the basics to achieve realistic portraits and figures drawn from the model, starting with short gesture poses and working your way up to longer poses.

Foundations of Drawing: The Portrait, Hands and Feet – Kathleen Moore
Monday, Wednesday| 1/14-3/20 | 6:30-9:30 P.M.

Develop a strong understanding of the elements and principles that are the foundation of drawing, first with a focus on the forms of the head, neck and shoulders.

Portrait Drawing – Jim Phalen
Wednesday | 1/16-3/20 | 1:30-4:30 P.M.

Through the study of structural anatomy, proportion, volume, and form of the head, you’ll improve the understanding of the portrait and construct accurate drawings from observation.


Foundation Sculpting – Drapery – Mike Magrath
Thursday | 1/17-3/21 | 1:30-4:30 P.M.

Explore special subjects and technical topics that arise in sculpting the figure. These classes are designed to be accumulative and may be taken individually or as a yearlong series, often in conjunction with Sculpture Atelier.

Beginning Portrait Sculpting – Elijah Evenson
Monday | 1/14-3/18 | 6:30-9:30 P.M.

Learn to accurately represent human gesture, proportion, mass, structure, and surface form in three dimensions with a comprehensive introduction to figure sculpture, working from the same pose for the entire class.

Disclaimer for below the Class List:
The following restrictions apply: Discount can only be applied to the classes or weeklong workshops listed above; cannot be applied to classes or weeklong workshops that you have already registered for; cannot be used on any other Gage programs, workshops or studio concentrations; cannot be used with any other offer or discount; cannot be redeemed for cash; cannot receive a credit or refund for the cash value of the class. Must be redeemed before 5:00 pm on December 13th, 2018.