Rancho Santa Fe Community Center to present oil painting class


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

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.

All materials will be provided. Space is limited to eight students. To register please call the Community Center at 858-756-2461 or visit For more information on the instructor and her work, visit

Class Dates:

1st Session – Wednesday evenings: 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., June 4, 11, 18, 25

2nd Session – Thursday evenings: 6-9 p.m., Aug. 7, 14, 21, 28

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