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Workshops

Winter Spring 2017


Saturday Series – Animal Life Drawing Workshop

September 16th, 9:30 – 12:00, ages 8 – 12, $80

Kids ages 8 – 12 years old are welcome to join us for this one day workshop. Yes! We will have a rabbit in the studio as our model. We will explore drawing different poses while experimenting with a variety of papers and materials.
All supplies included.

Visit our Kids Page to Register for this workshop.


 

Saturday Series – Sculpture: Create a treehouse

October 14th, 9:30 – 12:00, ages 8 – 12, $80
Calling all young architects! Using wood, board and tree branches, we will sketch, plan, design and build a miniature treehouse sculpture. 
All supplies included.

Visit our Kids Page to Register for this workshop.


Saturday Series – Spooky Drawing Workshop

October 28th from 9:30 – 12:00, ages 8 – 12  $80
This Halloween-themed workshop will focus on drawing using basic drawing elements – line, tone, value and proportion – while drawing from spooky subject matter! Sharpen your observation skills and translate them into realistic and expressive drawings. BOO...!
All supplies included.

Visit our Kids Page to Register for this workshop.


Fall 2017 – Plein Air painting with artist Alan Bull

Adult Workshop –  Sept. 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th
Thursdays, 9:30 – 12:00, $160

Join instructor Alan Bull for a Plein Air painting workshop. Creating a painting on location can be challenging, and Alan will offer demonstrations that cover the basics of how to capture a scene on the spot. This workshop will feature individual instruction in a relaxed group setting to help each student improve their ability with pictorial composition, color mixing and brushwork. Locations will be determined prior to the workshop. Students may choose to work in oils, acrylics or watercolors. Materials list will be provided


Fall 2017 – Watercolor with artist Marion Hall

Adult Workshop –  Oct. 19th, 26th, Nov. 2nd and 9th
Thursdays, 9:30 – 12:00, $160

This workshop will focus on how to infuse your paintings with vibrant color and contrast. We will learn techniques to paint the components of a simple landscape. Determined by the interest of the group, we will explore water, sky, rocks, foliage and more, You are welcome to bring in prior work for critique. Please bring favorite photos to work from. Some painting experience is helpful for this workshop. A materials list will be provided with registration. Check out Marion's work here: http://www.marionhallwatercolorist.com


Spring 2018 – Oil Painting Workshop with Colleen Kidder

Adult Workshop – March 8th, 15th, 22 and 29th
Thursdays, 9:30 – 12:00, $160

This workshop will focus on approaching composition with simplified design by applying paint with an emphasis on creativity and individual expression. Techniques will be demonstrated such as color mixing and using different brushes to achieve a sense of emotion in a painting. Supply list will be provided.