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LEISURE ART CENTER

The Leisure Art Center features fun, affordably priced activities for  including hands-on clinics  and classroom style seminars for model horse lovers. Location is in beautiful Mariposa California, near the entrance to Yosemite National Park. Plan a trip to beautiful Yosemite, and spend some time learning and having fun at the LEISURE ART CENTER!

 

Enjoy Model Horse activities and Art classes including Sculpture, Air Brushing, Drawing Horses, Model Horse Shows, Crafts and Games for Kids and much more including

MODEL HORSE BIRTHDAY PARTIES!

   

Register Now for Model Horse Art Lessons by Sheryl Leisure

Simply contact me to set up a class that suits your schedule and interests!

Click HERE for a pdf file with all of the information on Model Horse Customizing Lessons.

 

About Sheryl: Sheryl Leisure has been painting professionally since the age of 15 and presently specializes in airbrushed Appaloosa and dappled horse colors. She currently produces samples and prototypes for well-known horse model companies including Breyer, The Stone Co., and Hartland Horses.

 

She also sculpts her own line of horses having produced several limited editions in resin. Sheryl’s models are consistent winners from local model horse competitions up to the National Level. She works from her studio at her ranch in Mariposa California, a short drive from Yosemite National Park.

 

Sheryl began teaching at BreyerFest over a decade ago and continues to instruct children and adults in her classes there every year. She also taught many horse-lovers during her production of The West Coast Model Horse Collectors Jamboree from 1992-2004. For more information about Sheryl, click HERE.

 

These classes will be held based on what is convenient for YOU. Simply call or email to schedule a class of your choice. You can stacked up two classes, one on Saturday and one on a Sunday so you can plan to spend the entire weekend honing your skills and learning new ones. Classes are held at Horse-Power Ranch, in Mariposa, California. Classes are held from September through May. Classes will be limited in size to provide individual attention.

 

The following classes are specifically aimed at model horse enthusiasts specializing in creating horse models for showing and collecting. Topics include:

   

 

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Seam Sanding and Prepping

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Sculpting Manes and Tails

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Remaking Models

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Sculpting the neck, head and legs

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Basic Airbrushing –solid colors & shading

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Detail painting eyes, hooves, face & leg markings

 

 

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Advanced Airbrushing –Dapples

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Advanced Painting -Appaloosas

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Advanced Painting -Pintos

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Basic Horse Sculpting

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Model Horse Makeover & Repair

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Sculpting in Relief & Resin Casting Basics

 

   

EMAIL for more details including topics like:

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Can my friends and I schedule a workshop on an available weekend? (Yes!)

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Do you teach Kids classes? (Yes!)

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 Can arrangements be made to stay at Horse-Power Ranch in your lovely guesthouse for a reasonable rate? (Yes, depending on availability.)

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Do you have gift certificates? (Yes!)

   

No drop-ins please, all visits and lessons by appointment only. Students must be at least 10 years of age for above listed classes. Seating is limited and on a first-come, first-served basis. Pre-registration/payment is required. NOTE: Students assume responsibility for the safe handling of all materials while in class and are required to sign a liability waiver.


ALL Classes are BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.

Click HERE for complete information on Model Horse Customizing Lessons

EMAIL or Call  Sheryl at 209-742-6802 for more information.


Checks, Money Orders and PayPal accepted.  For further Info Email: hpginc@earthlink.net  or call: 209-742-6802 (9-5 M-F PST)

 

 

 

This site was last updated 03/26/12