Artist to Teach Painting - Diablo Magnificence

San Francisco Bay Area artist Gary Bergren will teach a class in painting landscapes intermediate students from noon to 3 p.m., the first and portraits from photographs for beginners and three Saturdays of the month, at the Bothwell Arts Center, 2466 Eighth St., Livermore.

The classes will focus on composition, color mixing, values, and representation through demonstrations and individual instruction. The instructor's work can be seen at For more information, contact Bergren at