Rancho Santa Fe Community Center introduces fine art class for adults


The Rancho Santa Fe Community Center is offering a series of oil painting classes for adults taught by local impressionist painter and president of the Rancho Santa Fe Art Guild, Kim Doherty.

Doherty will teach the basics of landscape and still life painting. The “Beginning to Intermediate Oil Painting” class will cover principles of composition and design, drawing, color mixing use of different brush strokes and the steps to take for a successful painting. Classes will be creative and fun and for those who want to enjoy the art of painting. Students will be provided with all materials for creating their paintings. Space is limited to eight students and Community Center membership is required. To register for the classes please call the Community Center at 858-756-2461 or visit For more information on the instructor and her work, visit

Class Dates:

Session 1- Monday mornings: 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., April 28, May 5, 12, 19

Session 2 – Wednesday evenings: 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., June 4, 11, 18, 25

Cost per session: $325 per student plus $50 materials fee. All materials are provided.