Exploring Post Impressionism: Copying the Masters
Instructor: Jennifer Broadus
The course will study the evolution into Post (neo) Impressionism period (1886-1905) covering a variety of favorite artists of the period, including; Degas, Cezanne, Gauguin, Van Gogh, Seurat and Lautrec among others. Emphasis of the course is developing and improving painting techniques by studying how the “Masters” did it. The post or Neo-Impressionists were great copyist themselves, often painting the great Masters on site at The Louvre and other venues. Every workshop participant is encouraged to work at their own speed.
Each student is asked to bring 2 photos of their favorite Post Impressionism paintings to copy. The instructor will also provide a variety of paintings photos to select from.
What to bring:
•A variety of paints in a spectrum of colors – oil paint suggested, but acrylic o.k. too
•Apron, brushes, solvents, (linseed oil or acrylic mediums), paper towels, and all the usual artist tools
•2 primed canvases (prime in a warm color) no smaller than 12” x !6” and no bigger than 20” x 30 “
•A bag lunch
We will provide
:•Easels, tables, chairs and light refreshments during discussion hour
•We can also provide a catered box lunch for $11 per person. May be ordered the day of the class.
Class will culminate with a “show and tell” hour with French wines and cheeses.
When: Friday & Saturday, October 13th & 14th , 2017
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Cost: $295 for non members, $275 for members.
No Fear Watercolor
Instructor: Ann Marie Dalis
Always wanted to try watercolor? Not sure where to begin?
This workshop is perfect for you! Come explore and play with watercolors! You will be surrounded by our wonderful Waterworks watercolor exhibit for inspiration. Perfect for the beginning artist or the experienced artist wanting to try a new medium.
•. Wine and light snacks served at the end of the workshop.
Date:Tuesday, Oct 24th, 2017
Time: 1:00 p..m. to 4:00 p.m
•Price $60 for non member, $50 for members.
A $7 supply fee is payable to the instructor
the day of the workshop
PAINTING - TECHNIQUES
Medium: Acrylic or Oil
This class is great for painters of all levels who want to learn and expand their skills in either oil or acrylic painting. Students will select subject matter and composition of their choice from still life or photographs. The course will include weekly group critiques and instructor comments.
4 Classes - Monthly/Ongoing
1:00pm - 3:00pm