Late Summer (July 30 – August 31)

Morning

Oil Painting for Beginners – Aron Hart
7/30-8/27 | 9:30 A.M.-12:30 P.M.

In a step-by-step process, learn the methods of oil painting while exploring the still-life genre.

Oil Painting for Beginners- Ryan Weatherly
Tuesday | 7/31-8/28 | 9:30 A.M.-12:30 P.M.

In a step-by-step process, learn the methods of oil painting while exploring the still-life genre.

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Abstraction in Series- Jeffrey Simmons
Tuesday | 7/31-8/28 | 9:30 A.M.-12:30 P.M.

Learn the positive and negative aspects of the signature image in abstraction.

Intro to Still Life Painting in Oils – Jim Phalen
Thursday | 8/2-8/30 | 9:30 A.M.-12:30 P.M.

Learn light and shadow, color mixing, color design, brushwork techniques, the painting process, and setting up a compelling still-life.

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Portrait Painting in Oil – Jim Phalen
Friday | 8/3-8/31 | 9:30 A.M.-12:30 P.M.

Discover the art and practice of portraiture as you learn to compose from observation, acquire strategies for organizing visual information, and study historic precedents.

Afternoon

Figure Painting in Oil – Aron Hart
Monday | 7/30-8/27 | 1:30-4:30 P.M.

In a step-by-step process, learn the methods of oil figure painting.

Intro to Plein Air Painting – Dominique Medici
Monday | 7/30-8/27 | 1:30-4:30 P.M.

Get the most from painting outdoors this summer with Introduction to Plein Air Painting, a practical guide to creating oil paintings in nature.

Alla Prima Portrait Painting with a Limited Palette – Dominique Medici
Tuesday | 7/31-8/28 | 1:30-4:30 P.M.

Explore Alla Prima, a painting method where layers of wet paint are applied to previously administered layers of wet paint.

Landscape Painting: Summer Plein-Air – Kathleen Moore
Wednesday | 8/1-8/29 | 1:30-4:30 P.M.

Working en plein air, you will learn the basic skills of interpreting light and shadow to render volumes in space.

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Introduction to Plein Air Painting – Jim Phalen
Thursday | 8/2-8/30 | 1:30-4:30 P.M.

Get the most from painting outdoors this summer with Introduction to Plein Air Painting, a practical guide to creating oil paintings in nature.

Alla Prima Landscapes With Chalk Pastels – Jonathan Happ
Friday | 8/3-8/31 | 1:30-4:30 P.M.

Using chalk pastels, venture outdoors to create a series of Alla Prima landscape drawings.

Weekend Workshops

July

Imaginative Realism – Tenaya Sims
Friday-Sunday | 7/20-7/22 | 9:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

In this three-day workshop, you will learn the fundamentals of how to build upon observation and extend into the imaginative.

Realistic Flesh Tones in Oil – John Zadrozny
Saturday, Sunday | 7/21-7/22 | 9:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

Create lively and realistic flesh tones in oil by copying masterworks from the classical tradition.

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Observing Abstractly – Eric Elliott
Friday-Sunday | 7/27-7/29 | 9:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

You will examine the natural world and interpret the colors, shapes, and edges that surround us.

Color Theory & Color Mixing- Larine Chung
Saturday, Sunday | 7/28-7/29 | 9:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

Working with the Munsell color system, you will learn color mixing techniques and understand specific colors in terms of three-dimensions, hue, value, and chroma.

August

Nature in Watercolor – Michelle Lassaline
Saturday-Sunday | 8/11-8/12 | 9:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

Learn to capture the details of nature in watercolor.

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Color Harmony- Larine Chung
Saturday-Sunday | 8/11-8/12 | 9:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

Take an in-depth look at color and learn how different colors work together.

Color Magic with Watercolor – Linda James
Saturday, Sunday | 8/25-8/26 | 9:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

Applying color theory principles and using specific exercises, you will learn how to make the most dynamic use of color in abstract painting.

Creating Image Through Collage and Transfers – Barbara Noah
Saturday, Sunday | 8/25-8/26 | 9:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

You will explore multiple approaches to visual communication through collage and image transfer techniques, including but not limited to mixed media, 2-D planes, relief and 3-D surface work.

September

Why Watercolor? – Suze Woolf
Saturday-Sunday | 9/15-9/16 | 9:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

Under the guidance of expert watercolorist Suze Woolf, you will start with studio exercises to develop our powers of observation and facility with the medium.

Weeklong Workshops

August

Figure Painting – Steven Assael
Monday-Thursday | 8/6-8/9 | 9:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

Steven Assael guides you to experiment with techniques for dealing with the flux of changes that occur as a model poses.

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Portrait Painting in Zorn Palette – Patrick Byrnes
Monday-Friday | 8/27-8/31 | 9:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

In this five day workshop, artists will employ a limited palette inspired by the great Swedish painter Anders Zorn to create a portrait painting from the live model.

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