Thursdays August 22, 29 September 5, 19, 26 (no class Sept. 12)
9:00 am - 12:00 pm Rockville, VA
Join Maria for her fall class series and enjoy painting with the vibrant colors of soft pastels or the fluidity of oil paints to create dramatic and expressive paintings. All levels of experience are invited.
Paint the feeling of atmosphere in skies and clouds. Learn how to put variation in the multitude of greens in a landscape. Maria will present demonstrations and offer lots of personal attention while focusing on each student's own artistic goals. The focus will be on creating confident and dynamic work, out on location or in the studio. Students will have the option to choose from working indoors from their own photo references or the still life or painting outdoors in a natural landscape setting.
Students are to bring their own supply of soft pastels and/or oil paints and an easel. A supply list and directions/map will be sent after registration is complete.
Beverly Street Studio School Workshop - Staunton, VA
Plein Air Painting in Pastels or Oil Saturday - Sunday September 7-8, 2019 Beginner-Advanced: Location: Private farm, Goshen VA; student carpool from BSSS available September 7 & 8; 9am-4pm (½ hour lunch) TUITION: Members: $176 Non-Members: $206 Students of all levels of experience are welcome to enjoy the fun of plein air painting using the vibrant colors of soft pastels or the fluidity of oil paints to create dramatic and expressive paintings. Paint the feeling of atmosphere in skies and clouds. Learn how to put variation in the multitude of greens in a landscape. Learn how to make water look wet and reflective. Students will gain a deeper understanding of the benefits of plein air painting and how working from life can improve their work. Maria will present demonstrations and offer lots of personal attention. There will be lots of painting and creative time with other artists while enjoying the beauty of the natural landscape.
TO REGISTER contact the Beverley Street Studio School.