I love being outdoors. And when I can combine my love of drawing with being outside that is a very good day. During this two-day workshop, I cover the practical basics of drawing and using watercolor and gouache on location when creating an illustrated field journal.
This two-day workshop will delve into the theory and practice of linear perspective drawing as it pertains to the working artist. Eye level, vanishing points, position of view, picture plane, cone of vision, light and shadows, will all be discussed, demonstrated and practiced. 1 Point System, 2 Point Systems and 3 Point systems will be shown. 10 AM to 4 PM both days.
Introduction to Landscape Painting with Oils- October 25-27, 2019: This 2-1/2 day workshop will help both the beginner and intermediate oil painter alike feel more comfortable and achieve better results when working outdoors or en plein air. Site selection, equipment, view framing, value contrast, shadow shapes and form, composition, perspective, focal points and color mixing and application will be discussed and demonstrated.
Come join me in beautiful Sayulita, Mexico for a 4 day plein air landscape painting workshop, March 16-19, 2020. We’ll explore the village, paint in town and at beautiful beaches, and take day trips to more remote locations. Pricing and details to be announced later in 2019. If you are interested in this workshop, please let me know by sending a message through my Contact page. I will put you on a mailing list for updates.