Fall 2019: Painting

Paint in the field or study a variety of approaches in the studio. Whether it’s the figure, landscape or abstraction created in oils, acrylics, watercolor, ink, gouache, encaustics or pastels, you’re bound to get that brush moving!

Color Mixing for Painters with Christie Scheele

September 10 - September 12
Tuesday-Thursday, 9:30-1:30pm

$225, 3 sessions

This workshop is designed to develop and hone skills in color identification; mixing from primaries and mixtures; matching color; and creating dynamic and harmonious color compositions. Color-mixing exercises that build upon each other reveal principles …

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Your Voice as a Painter with Pete Hocking

September 16 - September 20
Monday-Friday, 10-3pm

$350, 5 sessions

Painters look at the work of other painters. They learn from other painters. But the process of becoming a painter is largely focused on discovering the way YOU paint, identifying your idiom, and learning to …

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Hopper en Plein Air with Valerie Isaacs

September 23 - September 27
Monday-Friday, 9:30-1:30pm

$300, 5 sessions

Painting outdoors in marvelous September light, we will take lessons from Edward Hopper. Among the greatest American painters, Hopper lived in Truro and painted on the Cape from 1930-1967, and Hopper drawings from a recent …

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Pastel Painting: The Wet and Dry Way with Jakki Kouffman

September 30 - October 4
Monday-Friday, 10-1pm

$300, 5 sessions

We’ll start with charcoal and neutral-colored dry pastels and then move to mono-chromatic underpaintings, followed by exercises in full color pastel and wet media. Applying techniques such as stippling, hatching, weaving and layering, we’ll explore …

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Wet on Wet Watercolor with Lisa Goren

October 11
Friday, 10-2pm

$125, 1 session

This is a class designed to help create a looser approach to watercolors, enable a student to feel more capable with the paints, and end “tight” painting. The workshop focuses on working with water, learning …

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Seeing Color with Valerie Isaacs

October 21 - October 25
Monday-Friday, 9:30-1:30pm

$300, 5 sessions

Improve your ability to see color.  Learn to recognize what you are seeing even in whites,  neutral colors,  reflected lights,  dark darks.  Mixing from primaries will improve  your skill in recognizing relative temperature, hue, and …

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Make Color Work with Jo Hay

December 2 - December 6
Monday-Friday, 9:30-4:30pm

$400, 5 sessions

This structured, rigorous, and lively 5-day class is designed to sharpen the students understanding and use of color. Each day, a specific painting exercise will focus the attention and practice on one of the individual …

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