Online Courses with Personal Mentoring
The Masterpiece Online Academy offers online courses in drawing, color theory, pastel, art careers, with more classes on the horizon. Get video and printable instruction plus optional teacher critiques and grading. Perfect for homeschoolers, teens, and adults who want professional instruction in the comfort and convenience of their own home.
Live Classes in the Fox Valley, IL Area
Karine Bauch teaches live classes in conjunction with Water Street Studios in Batavia, IL, where she is the Director of Education. See all current opportunities below.
Paper Marbling Workshop (ages 13-adult)
Explore the popular art of paper marbling! All supplies are provided and everything is prepared and set up for the students. Come and explore this super creative paper decorating technique, and go home with a collection of art papers that can be used in a variety of arts and crafts projects, including card making, collage, and book binding. Marbling will be taught in the Florentine and Turkish styles using acrylic paint that floats on carageenan thickened waters. Professional level materials will be used.
Studio Art for Kids: Painting And Color Theory (ages 7-13)
This repeatable course is designed to cultivate young artists in a variety of skills, mediums, subjects, styles, and techniques over time. Each four week course has a specific focus and rotates mediums and compositions.
This Session: Painting and Color Theory. Learn to mix and match colors using acrylic and water based paints as you render colorful compositions.