Landscape Painting Course with Henry Bowers Begins Oct. 10 at RCC

ASHEBORO (September 29, 2017)

Randolph Community College is offering a “Painting the Landscape in Oils and Acrylic” course with professional artist and local historian Henry Bowers as the instructor beginning on Oct. 10.

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, Oct. 10 – Nov. 9 in the J.W. “Willie” Plummer Vocational/Technical Center on the Asheboro Campus (Room 118/gym). The cost is $70.55.

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.