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Upcoming Art Shows
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Jan 26, 2019 to Jan 27, 2019 - Abstract Painting – North Vancouver, Canada
This personalized two-day course instructed by renowned abstract painter Steve Baylis will give students the confidence and understanding to pursue abstract painting.
Using a combination of demonstrations, discussions and hands-on painting, students will complete an abstract painting using a variety of techniques and processes.
This will be an opportunity to overcome your fears of abstract art.
Feb 20, 2019 to Mar 6, 2019 - COME PAINT MEXICO with Hermann Brandt
I am very happy to be teaching two workshops at Casa Buena Art Retreat Center again next year. Register for one or stay for both.
THE FIGURE – Feb 20 – 27, ’19. Enjoy working with a live model using dry media. We will deal with proportion, measurement and likeness.
PLEIN AIR – Feb 27 – Mar 6, ’19. Paint authentic Mexico – village life, beaches and landscape. We will deal with composition, light & shadow, color, value and more.
Cost: CAN $1800 + GST. Includes instruction, some art supplies, accommodation, all meals, transportation to and from Puerto Vallarta airport, visits to surrounding areas, a jungle boat ride and a lot of fun.
Contact Jane Romanishko email@example.com for the extra 3 day “no-pressure” painting option.
Mar 7, 2019 to Mar 8, 2019 - Travel Journal Sketching
Join Travel Journal Sketch Artist Darsie Beck at Port Townsend School of the Arts and learn how to create your own travel journal. Discover how to create memory enhancing images. Experience the ease of working with watercolor pencils, water brush and pens to enrich your journal entries.
This workshop provides an introduction to the process of creating a travel sketch journal from page design, material demonstration and field sketching in and around historic Fort Worden and Port Townsend, Washington.
Register at https://ptschoolofthearts.org/ for either March or April workshops.
Apr 6, 2019 to Apr 13, 2019 - San Miguel Art Retreat for Women
Do you feel stuck in a rut? Need time to reflect on transitions? Long for an extended art-play date? Join Ellie Harold for a unique expressive art-making retreat for 12 women in colonial San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Re-establish flow in your life through painting, movement, soulful discussion, and a wealth of cultural, visual and culinary delights. (Everyone has their own room!)
Art practice will encourage intuitive use of color and expressive mark-making with emphasis on process rather than technique. Materials provided or you can bring your own.
An inspired facilitator and prolific oil painter, Ellie invites all experience levels (including none) to participate in Painting for Pleasure.
Apr 10, 2019 to Apr 17, 2019 - The Power of Paint; Creating the WOW factor in your paintings with Dutch artist Carole Boggemann Peirson
Location: between Puerto Vallarta & Mazatlan, Mexico
Week-long workshop in gorgeous paradise retreat for beginning and intermediate students in oils (or acrylics with experience). You will learn how to create a painting with beautiful light that captures viewers’ attention and keeps them fascinated. Small group size guarantees personal attention.
While you’re busy creating art and exploring, your friendly hosts at Casa Buena will ensure that your stay is memorable. Outstanding accommodations, food, and field trips will satisfy your desire for both comfort and adventure. Spouses are welcome!
For more info, visit: http://www.casabuenaartretreat.com/Retreat_Carol.htm or contact Carole at: firstname.lastname@example.org or call: 001-757-678-3340 (EST).