Maja teaches students of all ages and across a wide range of artistic abilities. She focuses on helping students find their creative strengths, improve their skills, as well as boost confidence in their art. Maja listens, connects and supports each person every step of the way; helping to dissolve any artistic knots that may arise in the process. She loves working with and teaching mixed media because it opens up more creative possibilities and allows each student to release their own artistic expression.
Please have a look at the list below. For any questions, please contact Maja or use the links provided below.
KiRKLAND ARTS CENTER
DRAWING AND MIXED MEDIA: Day and evening courses coming up in January 2019! Watch this space.
Draw along with Maja as we explore many forms of nature: leaves, mushrooms, pine cones, corals, sea shells, pebbles and more. Find creative new ways to combine these forms into interesting compositions. Learn different drawing techniques, sharpen your observation skills, explore textures and tackle different mediums to find your perfect fit. Leave the course with a collection of beautiful pieces.
KIRKLAND ARTS CENTER
DRAWING INTENSIVE: 11/26 - 12/5/2018, 11am - 3pm on Mondays & Wednesdays, Intermediate - Advanced, Tuition: $220
Let's get back into creative shape with this Drawing Intensive! Using mixed media Maja will help you explore many themes from still life, animal studies, fantasy objects, landscapes and more. Sharpen your observation skills, learn how to work from reference photos vs real objects, explore different mediums and expand your creative horizons. Learn to pace yourself in the time provided, pick up good creative tips/habits and leave each session with a finished artwork or two!
PRESCHOOL, ELEMENTARY and CARTOONING CLASSES
Maja has been with Young Rembrandts since 2016. She teaches the easy to follow step-by-step method which helps develop spatial reasoning, fine motor skills, order and sequencing abilities, visualization, and self-discipline as well as fundamental art skills. Maja teaches at different community centers, preschools and elementary schools. On most Saturday mornings you can find her at the North Kirkland Community Center.
Bothell PARKS @ LYTLE HOUSE
ABSTRACT OIL PASTEL WORKSHOP: 10/20 - 12/15/2018, 6 - 8pm on Saturdays, All levels, Tuition: $39/$47 per class
Nurture your creativity and imagination with this workshop! Create an abstract pastel drawing inspired by Kandinsky, Klee and O'Keeffe. You'll go home with your own, one-of-a-kind work of art, ready to frame. Bring a friend...or make new ones! No prior art experience necessary. Price includes all art materials, non-alcoholic beverage and snacks.
Enter keyword: Abstract Pastel
MERCER ISLAND Parks & Recreation
PASTEL ART MASTER SERIES: 10/13/2018 - 03/09/2019, 6 - 8pm on Saturdays, All levels, Tuition: $39/$46
Enjoy spending time with friends and making new ones while you create works of art inspired by great impressionist artists! Learn techniques of drawing with the colorful medium of chalk pastels. You will go home each class with your own original piece of art. No experience necessary – all skill levels are welcome. All art supplies are included in the price.
Next class: Starry Night by Van Gogh on 12/01/2018.
NORTH KIRKLAND COMMUNITY CENTER
ADULT MIXED MEDIA DRAWING: 11/14 - 12/12/2018, 6:30 - 8pm on Wednesdays, Adults - all levels, Tuition: $79/$92
Looking for a fun way to expand your artistic horizons or are you picking up a pencil for the first time? Learn to draw using colored pencil, pen, charcoal and pastels. We will explore new drawing techniques while creating works of art. We will look at variety of themes from realistic drawings to abstract art. Price includes all materials.
Find the class under "Adult Special Interest". Keyword: Adult drawing
PRIVATE CLASSES & MENTORING
PRESCHOOL, YOUTH, ADULTS
Sometimes our lives don't fit into everyone else's schedule. Maja is happy to find a time that best suits you. She offers variety of private classes catered specifically for: small children still learning to hold a crayon, young adults working on their portfolios for college, or mature adults who want to revive their creative dreams! Let's look at a fun way to expand your artistic horizons. Please contact Maja directly for an estimate and availability.