Museum School Workshops: 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!

Figure Drawing as Expression: A Zoom Art Class with a Model and Creative Empowerment with Laura Shabott

July 13 - August 10
Mondays, 9:30-12 with a private Facebook page for sharing and commentary during the week.

$240 for members, $250 for non-members, 5 sessions

Each of the five sessions will begin with looking at works from PAAM’s collection, or at each other’s art, as prompts for the material being presented that day. We start with gesture drawings, then move …

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Online: SERIAL / POETIC with Pete Hocking

July 25 - August 1
Saturdays, 10-4pm with additional 1-1 instruction time throughout the week

$285 for members, $300 for non-members, 2 sessions

In Still Life with Oysters and Lemon, Mark Doty writes about seeing and the rewards of looking and looking again. He writes at the ending of the book: "What makes a poem a poem, finally, is that …

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Plein Air: Color Boot Camp with John Clayton

August 3 - August 7
Monday-Friday, 9:30-12:30

$330 for members, $350 for non-members, 5 sessions

This workshop will focus on the elements of outdoor painting, as well as natural light. The emphasis will be in learning to see color and light creating accurate color relationship in the landscape, portrait (head) …

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Plein Air: It Starts with a Feeling: Painting Between Place and Memory with Pete Hocking

August 31 - September 4
Monday-Friday, 10-3pm

$380 for members, $400 for non-members, 5 sessions

Great landscape paintings inspire memory and feeling. They reveal something of the painter’s experience, but also provide opportunities for a viewer to bring memory and emotion into the picture. Direct, spontaneous picture making (painting, drawing, …

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Color and Light in the Provincetown Tradition with Rob Longley

September 8 - September 11
Tuesday-Friday, 9:30-12:30pm

$315 for members, $325 for non-members, 4 sessions

“...the mechanics of putting one spot of color next to another --- the fundamental thing.”  Charles Webster Hawthorne Using principles of observation and study originally taught by Charles Hawthorne and later Henry Hensche, this class will …

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Three Ways Forward: Weather, Pathways, and Space An Online Painting Workshop with Pete Hocking

June 13 - June 20
Saturday June 13 10-4pm, Sunday June 14 1-1 meetings with instructor, Saturday June 20, 10-4pm

$240 for members, $250 for non-members, 3 sessions

*This Workshop is Full, Please Register for the Waitlist if you'd like to Join*   Looking closely at the work of Joan Eardley, Richard Diebenkorn, and David Hockney we’ll explore the creation of pictures that utilize weather, …

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