Summer 2017: 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!

Painting Prompts with Megan Hinton

June 12 - June 14
Monday-Wednesday, 9:30-12:30

$300, 3 sessions

Painting prompts looking, curiosity, production and stimulation. This three-day intensive workshop will consist of multiple daily exercises, or prompts, to train the painter not to be tentative, more intuitive, and to develop a free lyrical …

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Everything is Teacher: Finding Inspiration Everywhere with M P Landis

June 26 - June 30
Monday-Friday, 10-2pm

$400, 5 sessions

This process-oriented workshop is open to anyone interested in pushing through creative blocks or ruts, or who just needs a good jump-start. The course is taught through visual means, but is open to those in …

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Wet on Wet Watercolor: Paint Looser and Freer with Lisa Goren

July 7
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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Outside In: Capturing the Landscape Outdoors and in the Studio with Megan Hinton

July 10 - July 13
Monday-Thursday, 9:30-2pm

$350, 4 sessions

Plein air painting is a rich and traditional practice of capturing landscape subject while communing with the outdoors. Easel painting outside in oil or acrylic paint requires the work of carrying materials, dealing with the …

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Painting from the Figure with Donald Beal

July 17 - July 21
Monday-Friday, 1:30-4:30pm

$400 includes model fee, 5 sessions

This workshop begins with quick warm-up oil sketches of the model, and progresses to a series of longer paintings as we revisit and “remake” the figure. The goal is to develop an eye that can …

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Portrait Painting: Heads Above with Aaron Michael Thompson

July 24 - July 27
Monday-Thursday, 1-4pm

$400 includes model fee, 4 sessions

The portrait will be the departure point for a discussion of simplification and abstraction in pictorial structure for this four-day workshop. Through reducing the visible to its simplest forms, we will attempt to develop accuracy …

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Soulful Creation with Anna Fox Ryan Thompson

July 24 - July 28
Monday-Friday, 1-4pm

$325, 5 sessions

This course will increase the connection between your soul, your subconscious, and your art.  As we deepen the relationship between artist and subject, we will explore energy, emotion, memory and relationship, and how these play …

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Landscape, Pure and Simple with John Clayton

July 29
Saturday, 9:30-12:30pm

$100, 1 session

Join John Clayton for this plein air workshop in and around beautiful Provincetown. Beginner to advanced artists will create dynamic paintings that express their own creative, solid expression. John's no-nonsense approach covers all elements of …

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Modern Portraiture on the Beach with Anastasia Egeli

July 31 - August 4
Monday-Friday, 9:30-12:30pm

$425 includes model fee, 5 sessions

Paint on the beach in Provincetown with renowned local artist, Anastasia Egeli. Monday morning, please arrive 15 minutes early, and we will discuss setting up an outdoor palette with colors. Using a live model for …

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Abstract Painting with Dahn Hiuni

August 7 - August 11
Monday-Friday, 10-3pm

$400, 5 sessions

In this intensive course, abstraction is explored as a philosophy, rather than merely a style. The workshop is a journey of discovery. We start with a review of color theory, as color plays such a …

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