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Welcome artists of all media.  Come join in the fun in this open art time for anyone that wants of have the friendship of others while working on their own materials.  This group meets for fun and support.  No instruction or critiquing is involved.  Supplies must be brought in for class. Dietert members recieve a $1 discount on every day attending.  

No. Sessions: Self-Paced

Instructor : Instructors Dietert 

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Rm. G

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $6.00

Call 830-792-4044 to register


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You would probably be amazed at the number of people who would like to have portrait of a current or deceased pet. You will learn and practice the elements of painting a pet portrait. Bring simple picture of a pet you would like to paint or we will provide one for your class practice. Beginner and experienced painters welcome. All supplies provided. Class size is limited, so register early. A supply fee of $10 is payable to the instructor at beginning of class.

1 session

Instructor : Olva Hollowell 

Weekly - Thu 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (11/16/2017-11/16/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  Rm G/H

Start date: 11/16/17

Tuition: $25.00



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Learn the techniques of executing uncomplicated, but pretty, winter landscape paintings relatively easily and quickly. You will enjoy the fun, encouragement and companionship with other painters in the class and take home a nice painting along with the knowledge of how to produce one on your own. Beginner and experienced painters welcome. Class size is limited, so register early. A supply fee of $15 is payable to the instructor at beginning of class.

1 session

Instructor : Olva Hollowell 

Weekly - Thu 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (12/7/2017-12/7/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  Rm G/H

Start date: 12/07/17

Tuition: $25.00



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If you have never carved a picture or words into material to create your own rubber stamp you are in for a real treat that is fun ,satisfying and can serve a functional purpose. You will have the opportunity to create your own designs, carve them into the stamping material and then test them. It is suggested you bring or have in mind at least one small simple image you would like to create in a stamp. All supplies are furnished. A $12 supply fee is payable to the instructor at beginning of class.

1 session

Instructor : Olva Hollowell 

Weekly - Thu 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (9/7/2017-9/7/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  Rm G/H

Start date: 09/07/17

Tuition: $25.00



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Bring your craft projects to have fun and share with others. During class time you will be able to share ideas and make long-lasting friendships with other crafters.  There is no structured instruction, but sharing is all the help you will need. Bring your own suppplies! Club Ed Members receive a $1 discount on class fee.

No. Sessions: Self-Paced

Instructor : Instructors Dietert 

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $4.00

Call 830-792-4044x246 to register


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Zen Doodles are nothing like the strictly constrained 3 ½” copyrighted  ZenTangles. Zen Doodling is a free spirited offshoot of doodling practiced since people lived in caves. Zen Doodling is more artistically pleasing by drawing interesting graphic patterns and optionally coloring them in one of several mediums. Zen Doodling is claimed to have meditation-like effects. All supplies provided. Class size is limited so register early. A supplies fee of $10 is payable to the instructor at beginning of class.

1 session

Instructor : Olva Hollowell 

Weekly - Thu 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (10/12/2017-10/12/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  Rm G/H

Start date: 10/12/17

Tuition: $25.00



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Learn new techniques and expand your talents in oil and/or acrylic painting. Beginners to experienced artists will enjoy painting with others in an encouraging atmosphere. Students select their own subjects, provide their own supplies and are given personal attention from Olva.

No. Sessions: Self-Paced

Instructor : Olva Hollowell 

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Rm. G

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $25.00



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Think of the beautiful autumn colors of nearby Lost Maples State Natural Area, the golden aspens of Colorado and the magnificent fall foliage of New England. We will create a pretty landscape painting to take home with the wonderful fall foliage colors of orange, yellow and red. Beginner and experienced painters welcome. All supplies provided. Class size is limited, so register early. A supply fee of $15 is payable to the instructor at beginning of class.  

1 session

Instructor : Olva Hollowell 

Weekly - Sat 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM (11/4/2017-11/4/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  Rm G/H

Start date: 11/04/17

Tuition: $54.00



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On a dark misty night a man walks down an empty city sidewalk. Car headlights in the distance reflect on the wet street.  Traffic lights, street lights and lighted building windows produce eerie halos in the mist. Is this a picture you would like to learn to paint? This painting will be the talk of the house when you bring it home. All supplies furnished. Beginner and experienced painters welcome. Class is limited so register early. A supply fee of $15 is payable to the instructor at beginning of class.  

1 session

Instructor : Olva Hollowell 

Weekly - Sat 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM (10/7/2017-10/7/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  Rm G/H

Start date: 10/07/17

Tuition: $54.00



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Impressionism painting is easier than realism for beginners and less-than-advanced artists.  It’s a well respected style using broad brush strokes and minimum detail. You may not learn enough in this class to be the next Vincent van Gogh, but you will have fun and go home with a handsome finished painting. All supplies are furnished. Beginner and experienced painters welcome. Class is limited so register early. A $15 supply fee is payable to instructor at beginning of class.

1 session

Instructor : Olva Hollowell 

Weekly - Sat 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM (9/9/2017-9/9/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  Rm G/H

Start date: 09/09/17

Tuition: $54.00



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Grace your home during the holiday season with a beautiful painting of the traditional flowers of the season. You will not only take home a finished painting, you will enjoy the companionship and encouragement of other painters in the class. Beginner and experienced painters welcome. Class size is limited, so register early. A supply fee of $15 is payable to the instructor at beginning of class.

1 session

Instructor : Olva Hollowell 

Weekly - Sat 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM (12/2/2017-12/2/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  Rm G/H

Start date: 12/02/17

Tuition: $54.00



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If drawing is not a gift you were born with, this course is for you.  Learn techniques and rules by repetitive practice.  Begin with a discussion about materials, values, and lighting.  Get a handle on perspective, drawing still life, and landscapes.  Learn about proportions of the face and then practice what you learned.  A $15 supply fee is payable to the instructor on the first day.

5 sessions.

Instructor : Olva Hollowell 

Weekly - Thu 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (9/14/2017-10/12/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  Rm G/H

Start date: 09/14/17

Tuition: $49.00



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