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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Loosen Up! Wet on Wet Watercolor 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 terms we will attempt to develop accuracy …

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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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Loosen Up! Wet on Wet Watercolor with Lisa Goren

August 12
Saturday, 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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Painting without Fear: A Plein Air Workshop with Mary Giammarino

August 28 - August 31
Monday-Thursday, 2-5pm

$300, 4 sessions

“We do well the things we see already painted in our mind’s eye.” – Charles Hawthorne Study the landscape by applying the fundamental concepts and techniques of plein air painting. We choose our subject by squinting …

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NOT WHY. NOT HOW. NOW. Dialogues with Bernd Haussmann

September 11 - September 15
Monday-Friday, 1-4pm

$350, 5 sessions

About what we see and what we don’t see. Together we will engage in a creative dialogue exploring how we retrieve information, process it, and communicate it to the outside world. We will attempt to …

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