Landscape Painting Course with Henry Bowers Set at RCC

ASHEBORO (March 14, 2017)

Randolph Community College is offering a special “Painting the Landscape in Oils and Acrylic” course with professional artist and local historian Henry Bowers as the instructor beginning on March 28.

Landscape painting by Henry Bowers

This landscape, titled “High Noon on the New,” is by professional artist Henry Bowers, who will be teaching a landscape painting course at RCC beginning March 28.

Have you ever wanted to capture the vibrant colors of a landscape in a painting? In this course, beginning and intermediate students will develop drawing and painting skills in the studio. Classes will include hands-on exercises with lectures in design and color theory. Students will provide their own supplies.

The class will meet from 6-8 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, March 28 – April 27 in the Building Trades Center on the Asheboro Campus. The cost is $70.

Instructor Henry Bowers has been painting for his entire adult life. He has studied with several nationally recognized painters including Ellena Basa and John Seerey-Lester. Bowers’ goal has been to save the ever-changing historical North Carolina landscape for future generations through his paintings. Bowers was recognized as the 2013 North Carolina Historian of the Year for his efforts in historical preservation.

For more information or to register, call 336-633-0268.