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                                    WORKSHOPS - 2014



CHRISTOPHER GROVES 
Landscape and Still Life Combined Painting Workshop 
 Five Day Studio Workshop

June 9th – 13th, 2014

Hours: 9:00 - 4:00  $800
Call Lisa to register: 770-235-1156

Landscape Painting Workshop (2 1⁄2 days)

Class will begin with topics on materials, palette, and composition. We will cover various techniques of drawing along with preliminary charcoal sketches, value and color studies, and fundamentals of color mixing in order prepare for the final painting. Classical approach of monochromatic under painting, directed observation and application of color, followed by glazing techniques will be discussed and shown. Class will consist of lectures, slide analysis, and individual critiques, while the student paints his or her own landscape. Students will bring their own reference material to paint from, whether it is a photograph or a small color sketch.

Materials Structure of the landscape Concept and Themes Values – Shapes – Focal Point Composition, Drawing Small preliminary sketches (mono and color). Initial Wash-in (Monochromatic)
Color Mixing – Limited Palette discussed, Application of color Brush handling, Getting your values and colors to work together, Gradations and Transitions Light.

Pushing your painting with respect to the focal point, Edges, Accents and Highlights, Finishing up, Demo on glazing technique.

Still Life Workshop (2 1⁄2 days)
Class will begin with topics on materials, composition, set up, and lighting. We will also cover various techniques of drawing along with preliminary charcoal sketches, value and color studies, and fundamentals of color mixing in order to prepare for the final painting. Classes will consist of lectures, slide analysis, and individual critiques while the student paints his or her own still life arrangement.
• Students will paint from their individual set-up.

www.cgroves.com


 WORKSHOPS2013 

CHRISTOPHER GROVES - Landscape Painting Workshop  - Three Day Studio Workshop
Class will begin with topics on materials, palette, and composition. We will cover various techniques of drawing along with preliminary charcoal sketches, value and color studies, and fundamentals of color mixing in order prepare for the final painting. Classical approach of monochromatic under painting, directed observation and application of color, followed by glazing techniques will be discussed and shown. Class will consist of lectures, slide analysis, and individual critiques, while the student paints his or her own landscape.  Students will bring their own reference material to paint from, whether it is a photograph or a small color sketch. 
Day 1 -  Materials Structure of the landscape Concept and Themes Values – Shapes – Focal Point Composition, Drawing Small preliminary sketches (mono and color). Initial Wash-in (Monochromatic)  
Day 2  - Color Mixing – Limited Palette discussed, Application of color Brush handling, Getting your values and colors to work together, Gradations and Transitions Light.  
Day 3 -  Pushing your painting with respect to the focal point, Edges, Accents and Highlights, Finishing up, Demo on glazing technique.
June 7, 8 and 9 - Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Hours: 9:00 - 4:00
$450 *** Please note - Chris is offering a discounted price of $750 for those participants who choose the option of taking both the landscape and still life workshops. 
www.cgroves.com


 
CHRISTOPHER GROVES - Still Life Workshop  - Three Day Studio Workshop
Class will begin with topics on materials, composition, set up, and lighting. We will also cover various techniques of drawing along with preliminary charcoal sketches, value and color studies, and fundamentals of color mixing in order to prepare for the final painting. Classes will consist of lectures, slide analysis, and individual critiques while the student paints his or her own still life arrangement.
Class topics will also include:
1. BUSINESS: Building Your Business as an Artist; Gallery Representation; Contractual Agreements and Internet Marketing; Self Promotion and Pricing your Art
2. HISTORY OF STILL LIFE PAINTING: Researching Past and Current Artists; Building Your Research Library
3. ONE-ON-ON INSTRUCTION/CRITIQUE  
June  11, 12 and 13 - Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Hours: 9:00 - 4:00
$450 *** Please note - Chris is offering a discounted price of $750 for those participants who choose the option of taking both the landscape and still life workshops. 
www.cgroves.com

DREAMA TOLLE PERRY
- Three Day Oil Painting Workshop
Three days packed full of incredible paint along demos, jam session paint-arounds, and one on one easel time. Learn the beauty of using transparent oils to achieve luminosity in your work (say good-bye to muddy colors!) and the secrets to achieving juicy color and lush brush work in your paintings. Learn to be fully engaged in the moment and to create your own momentum for turning out great art when you're back in the home studio!
August 16,17 and 18 - Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Hours: 9:30 - 4:00
$425
Class Full - Please call to be added to wait list - 770-235-1156


DREAMA TOLLE PERRY - Three Day Oil Painting Workshop
Three days packed full of incredible paint along demos, jam session paint-arounds, and one on one easel time. Learn the beauty of using transparent oils to achieve luminosity in your work (say good-bye to muddy colors!) and the secrets to achieving juicy color and lush brush work in your paintings. Learn to be fully engaged in the moment and to create your own momentum for turning out great art when you're back in the home studio!
August 12,13 and 14 - Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Hours: 9:30 - 4:00
$425
dreamatolleperry.blogspot.com  Workshop Full - Call Lisa to be added to wait list - 770-235-1156

NANCY FRANKE - Ease and Flow: Painting from life with Nancy Franke
In this course students will paint from life - alla prima. Nancy Franke will help students free up and have fun using a limited palette and big brushes! Studio workshop - all levels.
August 1st and 2nd - Thursday and Friday
Hours: 9:00 to 4:00
$350  
 Class Full - Please email info@artworkschat.com to be added to wait list
www.nancyfranke.com

PAST WORKSHOPS

BILL DAVIDSON -  Four Day Advanced Landscape Workshop
OPA Juror and Signature Member who received the Best Landscape Painter award at the 2010 Salon International, judged by Everett Raymond Kinstler, will teach students easier methods to better compositions, how to achieve color harmonies, how to have vibrant impact colors, how to finish on a higher level for extraordinary paintings and how to paint for national shows. Studio workshop. 
www.billdavidson.biz
KRISTOPHER MEADOWS - Color Theory Workshop
Mastering the Art of Mixing Colors
Studio workshop - all levels.
October  6, 2012 - Saturday
10:00 to 5:00 (one hour lunch break)

$85


CHARLES YOUNG WALLS - The Still Life: An Oil Painting Workshop
This workshop will challenge students to develop a painting using a logical and progressive approach, to paint directly without drawing or an underpainting. The focus is to inspire the student to move forward into a more satisfying way of handling paint - to gain control of the rich medium of oil paint with confidence and understanding. All levels

 
DEE BEARD DEAN - Learning to See Color and Light
www.deebearddean.com


BILL DAVIDSON - Landscapes in Oils - Achieving the Magical Look
OPA Juror and Signature Member who received the Best Landscape Painter award at the 2010 Salon International, judged by Everett Raymond Kinstler, will teach students easier methods to better compositions, how to achieve color harmonies, how to have vibrant impact colors, how to finish on a higher level for extraordinary paintings and how to paint for national shows. Studio workshop. 
www.billdavidson.biz


NANCY FRANKE - Painting Alla Prima
In this course students will paint from life - alla prima. Nancy Franke will help students free up and have fun using a limited palette and big brushes! Studio workshop - all levels.

LORI PUTNAM - Oil Painting Workshop
www.loriputnampaints.blogspot.com


KRISTOPHER MEADOWS - Oil Painting Portrait Demonstration
The artist will speak about his methodology throughout the entire demo touching on what he calls SVECs (Shapes, Values, Edges & Color) to achieve anything you wish to paint.  There will be a Q & A session. Meadows will also have copies of his newly released portrait painting instructional DVD entitled The SVEC MethodTMPainting the Female Portrait in Oil, available for sale at promotional pricing. Video clips are available for preview online through the artist's website.
www.kristophermeadows.com




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