2017 Plein Air Workshops
Make plans now to attend one of four workshops to be held during the week leading up to the Plein Air & More Art Festival. Come out to paint and then stay for all of the festivities over the weekend. The village and beaches will be filled with artists capturing the beauty of the area and galleries will be overflowing with art.
Register now! All registrations are made directly with the workshop leaders and are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.
Lodging: Attendees are responsible for securing their own lodging. For more information go to: cannonbeach.org.
June 22, 23
Two days working En Plein Air
Start the day with a basic introduction to the history and the current surges of this form of expression. He will show you with demos the basics of starting a painting, while discussing composition, line, shape, value and light. His goal is to open you up to the challenges and pleasure of expressing yourself through painting the landscape. All levels of experience are welcome. Class limited to 10 artists. $200 for two days
June 22, 23
Join me for a fun and inspiring two day plein air workshop in one of “National Geographic’s “Top 100 art towns in America”. The focus will be on painting expressive and lively seascapes on location. We’ll cover topics such as concept, composition, values, color and more. You can also expect lectures, live demos, optional critiques and hands-on individual instruction. All levels of artists welcome. Limited to 10 students. $195.
June 22, 23
Hazel and Brand Schlesinger
“Beginning and Beyond”
Come join the fun of painting on the beach. This two day Plein Air Workshop will focus on many quick painting sketches for beginners and beyond. Participants will leave with several small studies.
Class size is limited to 8 students, allowing maximum one-on-one easel time given by two instructors. $185.
Contact: email@example.com 503-260-1961
“Learning the Language of Light and Color”
This awesome three day course is going to be full of Michael’s favorite color mixes and his tips and tricks to help take your paintings to the next level. Experience hands-on the keys to color relationships and harmony that portray emotion. Learn new color schemes while exploring your personal color response through Hue, Temperature, Value and Saturation.
“Using color honestly will blend your subject with you and your viewer in a very personal and heartfelt manner.” – McMurry
Michael shares how artists of any level can bring more energy and better engagement to their work. This is your opportunity to discover how to manifest Mood and painterly poetry through your brushes.
Class is open to all levels of both acrylic and oil painters. Limited to 15 students. $270.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, michaelorwick.com