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WINTER SESSION 2018

WORKSHOPS & CLASSES

 

 

Early Winter WATERCOLOR: BASICS & BEYOND

McGuffey Art Center, Charlottesville, VA
Starts Tuesday, January 23rd @ 6:30 – 9:00 pm, for 8 weeks
Introductory, Intermediate, and Advanced students will discover and explore traditional and contemporary techniques for working with watercolor. Beginning students will learn how to use basic watercolor techniques to create their own paintings. More experienced painters will get a chance enrich their work with ever more challenging projects or with experimental approaches to transparent water color (including the use of other aqueous media such as watercolor crayons, gouache, acrylic, or to combine them) There will be lots of demos and feedback to aid each student achieve their goals in the class.

Tuition: $279 ($229 for seniors)
434-295-7973 (for registration)
Register:  http://www.mcguffeyartcenter.com/new-products/            Info:  www.mcguffeyartcenter.com                                                         434-939-7445 (for additional class info)

Winter Session PAINTING CREATIVE WATERCOLORS FROM PHOTOGRAPHS

McGuffey Art Center, Charlottesville, VA                                         Starts Saturday, February 10th @ 1:00 – 4:00 pm, for 5 sessions. We will be skipping February 24th.

For painters, photographs can be SO helpful; sometimes they can be a bit of a curse too! So let’s explore using the photograph to help us paint watercolors more creatively in this short five week class. Bring some of your favorite photos, maybe your camera, smartphone, I-pad, or tablet … and of course your standard watercolor supplies. Suitable for students w/some previous basic experience in watercolor (or other painting). Adults and mature teens.

Tuition: $179 ($154 for seniors)
434-295-7973 (for registration)
Register:  http://www.mcguffeyartcenter.com/new-products/            Info:  www.mcguffeyartcenter.com                                                         434-939-7445 (for additional class info)

Winter Session OPEN STUDIO

Crozet Arts, Crozet, VA
Starts Wednesday, January 10th @ 10:00 -1:00 p.m. for 8 weeks 
You love making art but need a larger/sunnier space to work, an easel or larger table? Maybe a little encouragement from experienced artists? John, an artist with over thirty years helping adult artists pursue their passion for art, will be working on his paintings and drawings every Wednesday. Join him and a small group of supportive fellow artists. Work on your projects at your pace, and get as much help/advice as you want. The camaraderie is free! Adults.

Tuition: $120 + $6 registration fee, $ 126 ($15 Senior discount)

Drop-in option … pay for one, three, or six sessions and choose the days you will attend.

Drop-In tuition for 1 Session: $30 + $1 Registration Fee = $31,

Drop-In tuition for 3 Sessions: $65 + $2 Registration Fee = $67,

Drop-In tuition for 5 Sessions: $95 + $4 Registration Fee = $99,

Crozet Arts, Crozet, VA.  www.CrozetArts.org                                                                    434-964-6770 (for registration)
Register:  http://crozetarts.org/registrationformonly.html                  Info: info@crozetarts.org                                                             434-939-7445 (for additional class info)

 

SPRING SESSION 2018

WORKSHOPS & CLASSES
Spring Session: WATERCOLOR: BASICS & BEYOND

McGuffey Art Center, Charlottesville, VA
Starts Tuesday, March 27th @ 6:30 – 9:00 pm, for 8 weeks
Introductory, Intermediate, and Advanced students will discover and explore traditional and contemporary techniques for working with watercolor. Beginning students will learn how to use basic watercolor techniques to create their own paintings. More experienced painters will get a chance enrich their work with ever more challenging projects or with experimental approaches to transparent water color (including the use of other aqueous media such as watercolor crayons, gouache, acrylic, or to combine them) There will be lots of demos and feedback to aid each student achieve their goals in the class.

Tuition: $279 ($229 for seniors)
434-295-7973 (for registration)
Register:  http://www.mcguffeyartcenter.com/new-products/            Info:  www.mcguffeyartcenter.com                                                         434-939-7445 (for additional class info)

Spring Session: WATERCOLOR SKETCHING

McGuffey Art Center, Charlottesville, VA                                          Starts Saturday, April 7th @ 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. for 5 weeks (We will skip April 28th)
Let’s explore the use of watercolor as a sketching medium in this short five week class. We will begin by working in the studio and then, if weather permits, include some “en-plein-air” work too. Besides exploring traditional “pencil + watercolor” sketches, we will learn to use watercolor (color and/or value) alone … and experiment with watercolor pencils/crayons too. For beginners to advanced students who have at least a little experience with drawing or painting. Adults and mature teens.

Tuition: $179 ($154 for seniors)
434-295-7973 (for registration)
Register:  http://www.mcguffeyartcenter.com/new-products/            Info:  www.mcguffeyartcenter.com                                                         434-939-7445 (for additional class info)

Spring Session OPEN STUDIO

Crozet Arts, Crozet, VA
Starts Wednesday, March 21st @ 10:00 -1:00 p.m. for 8 weeks 
You love making art but need a larger/sunnier space to work, an easel or larger table? Maybe a little encouragement from experienced artists? With over thirty years helping adult artists pursue their passion for art, I invite you to work alongside me and a small group of supportive fellow artists as I painting and draw every Wednesday. Work on your projects at your pace, and get as much help/advice as you want. The camaraderie is free! Adults.

Tuition: $120 + $6 registration fee, $ 126 ($15 Senior discount) Drop-in option … pay for one, three, or six sessions and choose the days you will attend.                                                                  Drop-In tuition for 1 Session: $30 + $1 Registration Fee = $31,        Drop-In tuition for 3 Sessions: $65 + $2 Registration Fee = $67,                                                              Drop-In tuition for 5 Sessions: $95 + $4 Registration Fee = $99,

Crozet Arts, Crozet, VA                                                                    434-964-6770 (for registration)                                                             www.CrozetArts.org
Register:  http://crozetarts.org/registrationformonly.html                 Info: info@crozetarts.org                                                              434-939-7445 (for additional class info)

 

 

Upcoming and Recent Special Events

 

Artist’s Talks, Open Studio Tours

TBA

Studio Demonstrations, and Critiques

Public Demonstration of Plein-Air Watercolor & Watercolor Sketching                                               Saturday, 10-12 noon, April 28th, 2018

3rd Annual Paint-Out Lynchburg

Sponsored by the Lynchburg Art Club, Lynchburg Virginia

 

 

Artist/Gallery Talks, Public Art Lectures and Presentations

TBA