Mentored Studies in Painting

Nicholas Enevoldsen is an emerging artist living and working in the Seattle metropolitan area. At the Laguna College of Art & Design, in Laguna Beach, California, he received a BFA in Studio Art along with various awards and scholarships, including the coveted “Passport to China” scholarship in 2006. After graduating, he devoted four years of intensive study at the Florence Academy of Art in Florence, Italy. As a student, he was appointed ‘Principal Instructor’ for the Intensive Drawing Program and awarded the “Fourth Year Prize” providing an additional year of specialization.
Nicholas has since completed his MFA at the Lesley University College of Art & Design, in Cambridge, Massachusetts and relocated to Seattle where he actively draws and paints and serves as ‘Adjunct Professor’ at Shoreline Community College and ‘Instructor’ at the Kirkland Arts Center.
1:00-5:00 P.M.
Live Model
Gage Capitol Hill
  • Canson Mi-Teintes Pastel Paper (Flannel Grey or Moonstone, 3 sheets 19″ x 25″)
  • Newsprint or Strathmore Recycled White 18″ x 24″
  • Graphite Pencils – (2H, HB, 2B, 4B)
  • Nitram Vine Charcoal (H & HB)
  • Winsor & Newton Vine Charcoal (Medium)
  • General’s White Chalk Pencil
  • General’s Charcoal Pencils
  • Rubber Kneaded Eraser
  • Sketchbook – 8″ x 10″ or larger
  • Drawing Board (18″ x 24″)
  • Conté A Paris Pastel Pencil (Black or Sanguine) optional*
  • Handheld Mirror (observational tool for drawing)
Are you an intermediate or advanced student who likes the structure of a class, but want to work on your own projects? Do you enjoy feedback in a supportive and creative environment? The new Mentored Studies in Painting is designed for you! Students can engage in any style from realist to abstract, in a variety of wet or dry media can work with a group of motivated peers for weekly painting sessions, under the guidance of Nicholas Enevoldsen. Some model time included.