November Workshops

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  1.  Intermediate to Advanced Encaustic Painting with Penny Treese

    Intermediate to Advanced Encaustic Painting with Penny Treese

    $190.00

    Once you’ve experienced the Zen of loosing yourself in creating luscious paintings with pigmented wax, you’ll likely want to continue your journey by learning more advanced techniques – or merely continue your initial delicious practice. Join Penny Treese in her intermediate to advanced encaustic painting workshop and elevate your work to new dimensions. This workshop is designed to introduce a variety of new techniques, as well as dialoguing about the content of paintings. Moving beyond technique, we will delve into what inspires each artist, guiding them into creating successful works of encaustic art. Techniques explored: Applying translucent to opaque wax in a range of hues and tones to create layers, scraping to reveal, accretion texture, embedding/embossing objects, dripping and oil stick rubs, and creating a glass-like to raised textural surfaces and more. SOME EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Intro to Photo-Encaustic Painting suggested. Fee of $40 PAYABLE TO THE INSTRUCTOR at the time of the workshop. Learn More
  2. Very Beginning Drawing with Suzy Ferriss- November

    Very Beginning Drawing with Suzy Ferriss- November

    $125.00

    An introductory class that presents to students the absolute basics of drawing. Students will learn to work with a variety of media including pencil, charcoal, and ink, while becoming familiar with techniques and styles associated with each. This is the perfect class for the student who is new to art, as well as for those who would like to further develop their skills. Learn More
  3. The Painted Collage with Suzy Ferriss- November

    The Painted Collage with Suzy Ferriss- November

    $125.00

    While learning about the history of collage, students will create exciting mixed media works that emphasize the use of color, texture, and imagery. Inspired by such masters as Matisse and Picasso, students will be taken through the collage process, from basic painting and drawing techniques, to composition and assemblage, and then to completion. Students will gain a deeper understanding of the artistic process while creating colorful, eye-catching designs worthy of framing! Students are welcome to bring in items which they would like to incorporate into their collages. Some suggestions are maps, postcards, photographs, colorful fabrics, sheet music, old letters, etc. Learn More
  4. Watercolor Creatures with Suzy Ferriss- November

    Watercolor Creatures with Suzy Ferriss- November

    $85.00

    Your child will explore the world of watercolors as they create a series of paintings using some of their favorite animals for inspiration. While creating everything cave painting to fantastic creatures from their own imagination, students will be introduced to the basics of art such as line, texture, value, form, and color. Feel free to bring along photos of your pets or animals you like! Fun, hands-on workshop for all ages! Children will first be introduced to various watercolor painting techniques. This will be followed by a series of short projects where they create both realistic and imaginative animal paintings. Learn More
  5.  Watercolor Evenings with Suzy Ferriss- November

    Watercolor Evenings with Suzy Ferriss- November

    $85.00

    Come enjoy Watercolor Evenings! A relaxing Friday workshop, learn about the basics of painting such as line and wash, value, texture, color, and watercolor techniques. Feel free to bring along a friend and your favorite drink and have fun with this casual approach to experiencing the artistic process! Students will first be introduced to various watercolor painting techniques. This will be followed by a series of short projects where they create both realistic and imaginative paintings. Learn More

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