Join our life drawing group 3 Thursdays a month from 7 - 9 PM. Open to artists of all levels. $12 - $15 per artist reduced rate for high school students. Contact Michelle at Michelle.Lesnak@comcast.net for more information
Doug Dawson, Low Tide
Fall of 2019 Three Day Studio and Plein Air Pastel Landscape Workshop With Pastel Artist & Teacher Doug Dawson September 27, 28 & 29, 2019 $475 for 3 days (registration form below) The first day begins with a painting demonstration by Doug. Students will spend the remainder of the day working on their own paintings. The second and third day each begins with short (45 min.) illustration of a painting principle. The remainder of the second and third day students works on their own work. Doug will go from student to student providing individual help.
Workshop topics include: Black and white and color thumbnail sketches. Three types of designs that characterize compelling paintings. Principles that are used to create the illusion of depth in a landscape and of common color; The underlying concept of color harmony; How to solve color problems as you paint; and different approaches to under-painting At the end of each day there is a critique of work done that day. Students are invited to bring in additional work for the critique if they wish Doug Dawson has taught art for Colorado Institute of Art, Colorado Christian University, and The Art Students League of Denver. Doug has exhibited with and/or received awards from a number of different art organizations, including: The Pastel Society of America, American Watercolor Society, The National Academy of Western Art, Southeastern Pastel Society, the Pastel Society of West Coast, Audubon Artists, the Pastel Society of the Southwest and the International Association of Pastel Societies. Doug teaches 8 to 10 workshops around the country each year and we are pleased to have him lead a pastel workshop at the T.W. Wood Gallery. Doug Dawson was awarded the title of Master Pastelist by the Pastel Society of America in 1985 and awarded the title of Master Circle by the International Association of Pastel Societies in 2005. Class Registration form below