Shape–Shifting: Finding Your Creative Vision in Nature with Dale Laitinen
November 23-25, 2019
*This workshop is full. Please call to be aded to the waiting list.*
Discover ways to use shapes as a path to creating powerful paintings. Using water-media demonstrations, Dale will show how to simplify landscapes and coastal vistas with big shapes. Buildings, roads and other human-made structures will be incorporated to complete the paintings. This workshop is directed towards discovering ways to unify the natural and human-made environment with your art. There will be daily hands on painting by each participant with individual instruction and critiques from the instructor.
Instructor- Jan Miskulin
This is a rare opportunity to learn from a Master Watercolor Artist, Jan Miskulin, to
draw and paint while learning to make your brush talk.This style of painting is direct
and comparable to watching a dancer move as she paints. After her demo she will
guide your practice.
Sunday October 20, 2019 1-5pm
Painting with Paper- A Mixed Media Collage Class
Carol Hawkins -Certified Grumbacher Instructor
“In 3 hours learn a fun technique that I call “Painting with Paper”. Have fun adding texture and interest to your paintings by adding paper!” Carol Hawkins
Friday October 18, 2019 1-4pm
$60 per student- All materials are included
Inquiries/RSVP, Carol 916.802.2676, email@example.com.
One Day Painting Workshop
Instructor Elio Camacho
The workshop is structured for beginners through advanced students and includes demos, hands-on participation, and instruction in your choice of oil or acrylic still-life painting at the easel.
December 8, 2019 9am-4pm
$95 per student
Contact Elio Camacho at (510) 681-5640 to enroll
New “Art in the Valley” Workshops
Have you ever wanted to take an art workshop across the US or in another country but just couldn’t make it happen? Why not invite those popular artists here to teach workshops in Carmichael! This is your opportunity to make recommendations for your favorite artist instructors in any media 2D or 3D.
These newly proposed Art in the Valley workshops will offer an additional benefit for our members. We will be compiling a list of artists to teach both long and short workshops as well as demonstrations. Please email the following information to the contact listed below. Selection criteria will be based on level of member interest, artist availability, and costs, among other things. So, think of your favorite artist that might fit the program and email your recommendation. Thank you.
1. Your name, email and contact phone number
2. Recommended artist(s), art medium and contact information and why you are recommended the artist(s).
3. Optional: write a short paragraph describing your experience and the quality attributes of your recommended artist(s).
Fine Arts Center Show/Workshop Committee
California Watercolor Workshops