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FREE DEMO/CONVERSATION: Exhibiting Your Art - Gallery and Non-Gallery Venues with RAY PFORTNER. Mar 29, 2017. 11-12:30

EXHIBITING YOUR ART - GALLERY and NON-GALLERY VENUES
with RAY PFORTNER

FREE DEMO/LECTURE/CONVERSATION
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Discuss ways to show your art - venues, terms, promotion, pricing and hanging.


2-DAY WORKSHOP: Expressive Landscapes with ANITA LEHMANN. Apr 1-2, 2017 10am-4pm

EXPRESSIVE LANDSCAPE DRAWING
with ANITA LEHMANN

2-DAY WORKSHOP: $250
Saturday-Sunday, April 1-2, 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Register at 206-223-9599
see SUPPLY LIST at page bottom

FREE DEMO!
Saturday, March 11, 2017
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Whether you want to begin drawing, rekindle your creative imagination, or expand your drawing skills, Anita's workshop will help you free your ‘inner artist’.

Expressive Drawing/Design in Landscape will guide you through stimulating exercises. The workshop will focus on expressive drawing, a free-form abstract approach that any eager artist can master.

FREE HANDS-ON DEMO: SENNELIER Presents "Drawing and Painting with Sennelier Pastels" with MARY SHEA. Apr 1, 2017. 11:30am-1pm.

SENNELIER Presents
DRAWING and PAINTING
with SENNELIER PASTELS

with MARY SHEA

FREE HANDS-ON DEMO!
Saturday, April 1, 2017
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Come and learn all about Soft Pastels with Mary Shea at this FREE demo. After a short presentation by Mary, everyone will go to the hands-on tables and work with pastels putting the color to the paper.

Passionate about color and a masterful painter with pastels, Mary will explain how pastels are created, how to work with them and what papers make your pastel paintings sing! You'll also talk about fixatives-how and when to use them, pastels in mixed-media works and how best to frame your pastel artwork.

April 2, Week 3 of 6-WEEK CLASS: Edges: How To Manipulate Them with LIN LA MER. Mar 5,19, Apr 23,30, May 7,28, 2017. 12-3pm.

EDGES: HOW TO MANIPULATE THEM
with LIN LA MER

6-WEEK CLASS: $180
Sundays. March 5, 19, 2017.
April 2, 23, and 30, 2017-date changes!
contact Lin for April 30 details . . .

May 7, 28, 2017

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Register at 206-223-9599

One of the most difficult things for painters to learn is all edges are not the same. We as artists use edges to move the viewer through the painting and convey a sense of distance, of atmospheric perspective.

Apr 3 Week 1 of 4-WEEK CLASS: Alphabet Alchemy-New Focus! with JANICE BERKEBILE. Mondays in April 5-7pm

ALPHABET ALCHEMY: NEW FOCUS!
with JANICE BERKEBILE

4-WEEK CLASS $100
Mondays, April 3, 10, 17, 24, 2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Janice has changed the format of her Letter Me This and Alphabet Alchemy workshops! The new focus is letter structure in a journaling format that incorporates drawing and elevated lettering. You will explore typefaces, serifs, brush lettering, shadows and embellishments.

Each week will "draw your attention" to a bite size adventure in letters and art supplies.

This format is designed to help all of us develop our individual styles and to rock the letters!

FREE DEMO/CONVERSATION: Photography for Non-Photographer Visual Artists with RAY PFORTNER. Apr 5, 2017. 11am-12:30pm

PHOTOGRAPHY for NON-PHOTOGRAPHER VISUAL ARTISTS
with RAY PFORTNER

FREE DEMO/LECTURE/CONVERSATION
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Learn effective methods to transform your 2D and 3D original art work into clean marketable digital formats. Also learn how to create artist references and elements for collage and mixed media.


FREE DEMO! Letter Me This-New Focus! with JANICE BERKEBILE Apr 8, 2017 10-11:30am

LETTER ME THIS! NEW FOCUS!
with JANICE BERKEBILE

FREE DEMO!
Saturday, April 8, 2017
10:00 am - 11:30 am

1-DAY WORKSHOP $100
Friday, April 21, 2017
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Register at 206-223-9599

Janice has changed the format of her Letter Me This and Alphabet Alchemy workshops! The new focus is letter structure in a journaling format that incorporates drawing and elevated lettering. You will explore typefaces, serifs, brush lettering, shadows and embellishments.

The demo will introduce which bite size adventure in letters and art supplies you'll investigate and develop skills with in the workshop.

This format is designed to help all of us develop our individual styles and to rock the letters!

FREE DEMO/LECTURE: Golden Acrylics A to Z with BARBARA DE PIRRO. Apr 8, 2017. 12pm-2pm

GOLDEN ARCYLICS A to Z!
FREE GOLDEN LECTURE/DEMO
with BARBARA DE PIRRO
Saturday, April 8, 2016
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Reserve your seat now!
Phone 206-223-9599

This lecture packs in a ton of valuable information about acrylics, guiding listeners through the basics while opening up new possibilities.

Learn the unique properties of Fluids, Heavy Body, OPEN and High Flow Acrylics. Discover Interference and Iridescent paints for unusual effects. Get a comprehensive overview on the many Gels & Mediums and how they can change texture, viscosity, saturation, intensity of color and more. The lecture includes a review of Grounds that create truly, contemporary surfaces for painting, drawing and mixed media. Each lecture includes an array of examples of these materials put to use.

Artists will leave the lecture enthusiastic to explore the extensive potential of Acrylic! Attendees will receive Information packets & free samples.


Two Sundays in April! FREE HANDS-ON PLAY DAY: Social Watercolor with Jodi Steele, Apr 9,23, 2017 10:30-Noon


SOCIAL WATERCOLOR PLAY DAY!
with JODI STEELE

Two Sundays in April
April 9 and 23, 2017
10:30 - Noon


FREE and Hands-on!

Come on in.

So much color . . . so little time

Share and paint with other artists.
Social Watercolor -- Coffee and Treats provided!

FREE DEMO: IWATA Airbrush 101 with DAVE THOMPSON. Apr 9, 2017 12pm-1:30pm

IWATA AIRBRUSH 101!
with DAVE THOMPSON

FREE DEMO!
Sunday, April 9, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Dave Thompson knows Iwata inside and out. Bring your questions and get them answered.

Iwata is the industry standard. And Iwata airbrushes really produce the effect and result you imagine.

Bring a friend!