5 WEEK - PENCIL DRAWING CLASS

INSTRUCTOR:  DAVE MCSPADDEN

Tuesdays From 6:00P.M. to 8:30 P.M. 

September 25, October 2, 9, 16, and 23rd, 2018

$40 per week - $150 in advance


This is a class designed to explore and develop the basics of drawing in both black and white and color pencils. This is a hands-on workshop designed to develop skills in basic drawing, understanding light and proportion control as the fundamental to all visual art media. Your completed class work product will include still life, animals, landscapes, portraits and greater confidence.

 CHECK OR CASH PAYMENT REQUIRED AT THE FIRST CLASS. Contact Dave at mcspaddendave@gmail.com for more information

STUDENTS TO PROVIDE DRAWING PAPER AND PENCILS (MINIMUM 3 DENSITIES OF LEAD), A MINIMUM OF 20 DIFFERENT COLOR PENCILS, A WHITE GUM ERASER AND A STURDY 12” RULER.


Location:  ART on the Square classroom.  

113 FRANKLIN, WAXAHACHIE, TX

Tuesday Evening class:  6pm - 8:30pm      

Class limited to 12 to insure individual attention.  Minimum 6 required to start a class.  

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!

NOTE: DEADLINE TO REGISTER September 18, 2018

MCSPADDENDAVE@GMAIL.COM  - or CALL/TEXT 214-732-2456


WATERCOLOR CLASS

with TINA BOHLMAN

NOW ACCEPTING STUDENTS!

Novice & Intermediate Watercolor - 6-week class for adults.

Intensive study every Wednesday evening:

AUGUST 22, 29,  and  SEPTEMBER 5, 12, 19, 26

6:00 pm - 8:-00 pm

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                   Tina on location at Big Bend NP                     "Sunday Morning"  12x12 Watercolor          "Llano River Crossing"  12x16 Oil


Experienced Painter but New to Plein Air?

Join TINA BOHLMAN for a

2-DAY ALL-MEDIA WORKSHOP

FOR THE NEW PLEIN AIR PAINTER

 OCTOBER 6 & 7 

9 AM – 4:00 PM

ART On the Square – Classroom

          113 W. Franklin St.

           Waxahachie, TX 75165

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR:  Tina Bohlman has painted "on location" for more than 40 years.  When plein air movement started gaining momentum 20 years ago, her years of experience gave her a "jump start" in juried competitions and resulted in dozens of awards. She is the organizer and event chair of Paint Historic Waxahachie, now entering it's 14th year.  Tina is a Master Signature member and president of Outdoor Painters Society, a recognized group of almost 400 artists across the nation.  Please visit Tina's website to view her body of work.  www.tinabohlman.com 

DESCRIPTION:   This is not a "how to paint" workshop – it is assumed that participants have intermediate to advanced painting skills. The focus is on the challenges we encounter when painting outdoors. In addition to choosing the right kind of supplies & equipment, one of the most essential skill of painting outdoors is the ability to adapt to the prevailing conditions; sun – wind – temperature. Beyond the conditions, one must evaluate a scene before-hand and discern whether or not it contains the necessary elements that will translate into a painting.  Main class objectives are:

·         Getting comfortable in your plein air “studio”.

·         Tips for painting on location.

·         Using a sketchbook: working with thumbnail value sketches 

·         Letting go of the details

·         Developing skills of observation & site selection

Open to all skill levels, the class is primarily structured for the intermediate to advanced painter NEW to the plein air experience. Each day begins with a short lecture, followed by a demonstration.  In the field, participants will complete several thumbnail value sketches and at least 2 small paintings or color studies. The workshop goal is for participants to become comfortable in their outdoor studio and embrace the plein air experience. The class is limited to 8 students.

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