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Visual Art - Adult

 

Craft: Mother's Day Jewellry Making

Make it a girl's night out. Learn basic wire working techniques enabling you to fashion earrings, bracelets, and necklaces. Make something for yourself, as a gift, or to sell. A full kit complete with beads, wire, findings, and tools is provided. Leave with a new pair of earrings and a bracelet.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up May 6 - May 6 5:30pm - 9:30pm The Meadows Community Recreation Centre GENERAL
$40.00
559337
Instructor: Sheree Zielke

Drawing and Painting: Flora and Fauna with Brush and Pen

Be inspired by the colors of fall shrubs, trees and flowers. Demonstrations, instruction and guidance toward lively brush and pen work! Sensitivity to individual progress, interests and abilities. This is a combination of a few stages of colorful watercolor brush work and varied lines to define your drawings.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
14 and up Apr 15 - Apr 15 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$40.00
561281
Instructor: Nancy Corrigan

Drawing Realistically: Shapes & Shading

This class introduces the building blocks of realistic drawing. When drawing realistically, an object is defi ned by the negative space around it. Shape shifting reminds us that in order to see shapes and negative spaces accurately we must make a shift in our perceptions. This class will increase your ability to see these shapes and draw representationally.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 24 - May 15 1:00pm - 4:00pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$85.00
557967
Instructor: Tracey Newman

Drawing: 1

Anyone can learn to draw! Really! This course offers you a chance to learn how to develop a basic skill each person has. You will experience insightful exercises and view terrific demonstrations that will help you discover your hidden ability. Join others and learn how to make realistic drawings of the world around you! Do not purchase any supplies prior to the program as the materials used will be introduced in the first session.** The basic materials used in the first session will be provided. The cost of other supplies should be less than $30. If you have any further questions about supplies or course content feel free to phone Frank Haddock at 437-0578 or e-mail him at frank@frankhaddock.com.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jul 5 - Jul 26 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
564801
Instructor: Frank Haddock

Drawing: 1 & 2

Seeing is believing - unlock the doors to the world of drawing, with key concepts. If you can see it, you can draw it. This class explores a variety of drawing subjects, including still life, portraits and landscapes, with a focus on graphite. It's a revolution of the pencil!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 11 - Jun 6 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
557957
Instructor: David Shkolny
18 and up Apr 12 - May 31 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
557958
Instructor: Frank Haddock
18 and up Apr 13 - Jun 8 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
557959
Instructor: Patrick Higgins
18 and up Aug 3 - Aug 24 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
564805
Instructor: Patrick Higgins

Drawing: 2

In this exciting follow up you will learn how to use charcoal and conte to create realistic drawings you'll be proud to show your friends. Demonstrations and step by step instruction will help you learn how to draw and shade numerous subjects drawn from photographic samples. Basic principles of composition will be examined to help students develop finished frameable drawings.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
17 and up Aug 2 - Aug 23 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
564804
Instructor: Frank Haddock

Drawing: Acrylics & Sunflowers

Come and enjoy a Friday night of creative expression. We supply all the materials for a one -of -a -kind painting inspired by Vincent Van Gogh. No experience required.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up May 13 - May 13 6:30pm - 9:30pm The Meadows Community Recreation Centre GENERAL
$40.00
559336
Instructor: Madonna Nasr Nicolas Mikhail

Drawing: Architectural Sketching

Learn the basic principles of freehand perspective sketching in order to draw your favorite building in Edmonton or to communicate your ideas in 3D. You'll learn simple tricks and techniques to rid your fear of freehand sketching and inspire you to take up your pen and pursue sketching as a hobby. We'll cover vanishing points, one, two and multiple point perspective and even venture out of the building to do some drawings 'on location'.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 30 - May 1 9:30am - 4:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$70.00
558018
Instructor: Dnyanesh Deshpande
17 and up Jul 5 - Jul 26 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
564803
Instructor: Dnyanesh Deshpande

Drawing: Basic Drawing

No experience required! Drop in for a three hour lesson on the basics of drawing. Get tips on how to see your subject through the use of line, value, gesture and perspective.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jul 28 - Jul 28 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$40.00
564813
Instructor: Patrick Higgins

Drawing: Coloring for Grown-ups

Friday Night Out in colour! Choose your pencil crayons and project from a selection of uncolored pictures: still-life, stain-glass windows, mandalas, celtic design. Learn grown-up colouring blending, burnishing and knowledge of light and shadow to create a picture you'll hang on your fridge!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jul 14 - Jul 14 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$40.00
564811
Instructor: Tracey Newman

Drawing: Impressionist Pastel Landscapes

An excellent introduction into the medium of soft pastels or a great refresher for those who are familar with the medium. Create light filled landscapes with an impressionististic style, while deepening your knowlwdge of colour. A step by step guide to creating your own masterpeice.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Aug 3 - Aug 24 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
564806
Instructor: Catherine Compston

Drawing: Portraits

This course provides an excellent way to focus your study on the portrait and advance your drawing skills. Through demonstrations and copying from two-dimensional photos students will be taught the principals of proportion, form and tonal relationships. Students will capture the character of the subject with charcoal, conte chalk, pencil and ink.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jul 6 - Jul 27 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
564802
Instructor: Patrick Higgins
18 and up Aug 11 - Aug 11 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$40.00
564815
Instructor: Patrick Higgins

Drawing: Soft Pastels 1 & 2

Soft pastels renderings range from the impressionistic to high realism, from dreamy to bold. Experiment with this relatively forgiving medium in this introductory class. The focus will be on exploring various techniques using still life and landscape subjects. Fundamentals of drawing will be covered as part of the class. Material cost is approximately $50-$70.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 13 - Jun 1 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
557961
Instructor: Catherine Compston

Drawing: Zentangle

Imagine by using a few simple strokes that you can create beautiful abstract pieces of art without having any drawing skills! The ZentangleTM method is an easy to learn, fun and inexpensive art form that can be performed almost anywhere due to its minimal requirements. All supplies included.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jul 7 - Jul 7 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$40.00
564810
Instructor: Cathrine Nicols

Painting: Acrylics 1 & 2

The quick drying time and many available textures make acrylics a great choice for beginners and intermediates. This course will inspire you to reach into your creativity levels by having the freedom to express yourself while receiving the right direction on how to get the most out of your painting experience.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 12 - May 31 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
557977
Instructor: Jennifer Smith
18 and up Apr 14 - Jun 2 9:30am - 12:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
557982
Instructor: Nancy Corrigan
18 and up Apr 17 - Jun 12 1:00pm - 4:00pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
557973
Instructor: Summer Anne Bozohora
18 and up Jul 5 - Jul 26 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
564799
Instructor: Jennifer Smith
18 and up Aug 2 - Aug 23 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
564800
Instructor: Jennifer Smith

Painting: Acrylics: Outdoor Painting

Enjoy the great outdoors and paint! Learn various techniques for mixing and matching colours, developing depth and vital information on composition while working on location. All paintings will be impressionistic taking advantage of the quick drying nature of acrylics. Don't miss it! The first session will take place in Hawrelak Park beside the Pavilion.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jul 4 - Jul 25 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
564798
Instructor: Frank Haddock

Painting: Impressionist Acrylic Flowers :

This class is designed to introduce beginners to the beautiful medium of acrylics and to excite more advanced students with new information and techniques.. Colour theory, paint mixing and still life painting exercises will help you hone your skills. Bring home some beautiful bouquets!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up May 26 - Jun 16 1:00pm - 4:00pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$75.00
557965
Instructor: Frank Haddock

Painting: Impressionist Acrylic Landscapes

This class introduces you to the origins of impressionism in the late 1800s. Learn to mix colours and apply them to canvas in the style of the impressionists like Monet, Sisley and Seurat. You'll receive plenty of instruction and see many demonstrations. With professional guidance landscapes will never be easier.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 15 - Jun 3 9:30am - 12:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
557985
Instructor: Frank Haddock

Painting: Oils 1 & 2

The beauty of oils lies in their colour intensity and the fact that you can make revisions forever! In this course, you'll learn various brush strokes, play with colour mixing and in general get to know your medium as you work on a self-directed project. Then, we'll move on to individual projects and expand compositional skills learning about light, shadows, and placement.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 10 - Jun 5 10:00am - 1:00pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
567602
Instructor: Svetlana Kanyo
18 and up Apr 11 - Jun 6 9:30am - 12:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
557988
Instructor: Jeff Collins
18 and up Apr 13 - Jun 8 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
557989
Instructor: Svetlana Kanyo
- Jul 7 - Jul 28 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
564807
Instructor: Jeannette Smith
18 and up Aug 4 - Aug 25 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
564808
Instructor: Jeannette Smith

Painting: One Day, One Acrylic Masterpiece

Create a masterpiece of your own choosing in this one-day workshop. Please bring one or two images of interest (no animals or people in the picture; silhouettes are fine). Everyone will have a finished piece of artwork to hang-and you will want to hang it. No experience necessary. All materials are provided.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up May 14 - May 14 10:00am - 3:00pm The Meadows Community Recreation Centre GENERAL
$65.00
559334
Instructor: Summer Anne Bozohora

Painting: One Day, One Masterpiece

Create a masterpiece of your own choosing in this 3 hour workshop. Please bring one or two images of interest (no animals or people in the picture; silhouettes are fine). Everyone will have a finished piece of artwork to hang-and you will want to hang it. No experience necessary. All materials are provided.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Aug 18 - Aug 18 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$40.00
564812
Instructor: Summer Anne Bozohora

Painting: Palette Knife Workshop

If you are a beginner or experienced painter and would like to try something new or get beyond a barrier that holds you back from your desire to paint, this workshop is for you. Using a palette knife you'll create a 16' X 20' winter landscape painting. With step by step instruction you'll learn about composition, tonal values, mixing paint and more. All supplies included.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
17 and up Jun 19 - Jun 19 10:00am - 3:00pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
558022
Instructor: Svetlana Kanyo

Painting: Prairie Skies in Acrylics

The glowing prairie landscape where it meets the ever changing skies offers inspiration to us all! Create an acrylic painting on canvas that either chooses either the traditional beauty of landscape or enjoy the elemental abstract play of the horizon line meeting earth and sky. Come, have some fun, and take home your painting! (en plein air weather permitting; art room available).

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Aug 4 - Aug 4 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$40.00
564814
Instructor: Sharon Moore-Foster

Painting: Spring Landscapes

Capture the Spring season in watercolour! Painting from reproductions and photographs students will create quick studies and develop more finished works with techniques of wet-on-wet, layering and glazing. Beginners welcome!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 11 - Jun 6 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
557994
Instructor: Frank Haddock

Painting: Spring Landscapes in Acrylics

This one-day workshop is for beginner students and those who want to expand their skills. You'll create a 12' x 16' canvas using a step-by-step method. Explore Spring's vibrant expressionist colour palette. All supplies included.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 24 - Apr 24 10:00am - 4:00pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$65.00
558017
Instructor: Frank Haddock

Painting: Spring Landscapes in Watercolour

One painting in one night! Using basic watercolour techniques students will create a detailed painting. Composition and perspective will be covered.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up May 13 - May 13 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$40.00
561278
Instructor: Frank Haddock

Painting: Studio Time

Make time in your busy life for painting with this dedicated studio time. Work on self-directed projects, enjoy the camaraderie of the group and paint at your own pace. Please note there will not be an instructor present.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 12 - May 31 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$75.00
557986
Instructor: TBA TBA

Painting: Summer Flowers in Acrylics

Delight in creating a richly coloured acrylic painting on canvas that will do justice to the most exotic blooms. Play with paint and composition and experience a fresh perspective on the secret language of flowers. Enjoy the evening and then take home your fabulous work of art!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Aug 25 - Aug 25 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$40.00
564817
Instructor: Sharon Moore-Foster

Painting: Watercolor and Outdoor Painting

Enjoy the great outdoors and paint! Learn various techniques for mixing and matching colours, developing depth and vital information on composition while working on location. Don't miss it! The first session takes place in Hawrelak Park beside the Pavilion.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Aug 8 - Aug 22 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
564809
Instructor: Frank Haddock

Painting: Watercolorr Summer Scenes

Capture the Summer season in watercolour! Painting from reproductions and photographs students will create quick studies and develop more finished works with techniques of wet-on-wet, layering and glazing. Beginners welcome!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Aug 4 - Aug 18 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$60.00
566178
Instructor: Frank Haddock

Painting: Watercolour Florals

Get a jump start on spring with a bouquet of vibrant watercolour blossoms. A variety of different fl owers will bloom on your walls in this project based class (6-8 projects). Step by step instructions and easy to follow demonstrations guarantee that your fl owers will be the talk of the neighbourhood. This class is a great introduction to watercolour materials and techniques. Registering on line or by 311? Please call and request the class supply list be sent to your email address.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 14 - Jun 2 9:30am - 12:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
559966
Instructor: Frank Haddock

Painting: Watercolours 1 & 2

Watercolour: water, colour and light. Keep your watercolours translucent with master wash techniques and brush handling secrets. A different approach to colour will have you mixing the right colour with ease. Demonstrations and exercises teach you how to show light & shadow, value, form and perspective. Beginners develop a strong foundation. Experienced students move forward with more refined techniques, self-expression and creativity.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 14 - Jun 2 6:30pm - 9:30pm Terwillegar Subway Arena GENERAL
$150.00
560699
Instructor: Frank Haddock

Painting: Watercolours 2

This advanced class is your opportunity to refi ne your watercolour skills. Beginning where Level 1 ended, you will experiment with new ideas and alternative painting techniques. Students will be encouraged to explore their own personal direction through individualized instruction.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up May 24 - Jun 14 1:00pm - 4:00pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$75.00
557995
Instructor: Frank Haddock

Painting:Get Started with Watercolour

Have you ever wanted to create a landscape painting using watercolours? Learn about the materials artists use as well as how to make clouds, mountains and trees. Handouts, demonstrations and plenty of professional attention make this a perfect introduction to an environmentally friendly paint medium. All supplies included.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 5 - Jun 5 10:00am - 4:00pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$65.00
558031
Instructor: Frank Haddock

Printmaking: Beginner Printmaking

This four week class is an introduction to printmaking. You will learn monoprint, linocut and woodcut techniques. Using cutting tools and inks students will design their own prints. Learn printmaking without a press!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jul 7 - Jul 28 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
568261
Instructor: Carmella Haykowsky