Monday, April 30, 2012

Mitch Baird Workshop, June 2 &3, 2012

2012 Oregon Plein Air Painting Workshop

with
Mitch Baird

Join award winning artist Mitch Baird for a plein air painting experience capturing the beautiful Northwest landscape. The workshop will cover the fundamental principles of painting and composition as well as learning to ‘see’ as an artist. Drawing, value, color, and edges will be stressed as well as building a strong design from the elements of nature.

Demonstrations each morning will show how to implement these technical concepts, followed by individual instruction with each student as they work in the afternoons. The workshop will be for all skill levels and all media types (oil, acrylic, and watercolor). The class will be limited to 15 students to ensure individual attention. The date and location setting of the workshop will be:

June 2nd & 3rd
on Sauvie Island near Portland, Oregon
from 9am – 4pm

The workshop is in conjunction with Mitch Baird's solo show at Arton the Boulevard www.artontheboulevard.org in Vancouver, WA on Friday, June 1st.



Sunday, April 29, 2012

Srebnik Demonstration

Here is the alla prima demonstration Craig Srebnik did on April 28 at his home studio. To find out about Craig's classes and future demonstrations and sessions email Craig Srebnik.

Saturday, April 28, 2012

Karen E. Lewis Demonstration in Cannon Beach, May 4, 2012



YOU ARE INVITED to
A PAINTING DEMONSTRATION
Friday, May 4, 1 PM- 3 ish
172 North Hemlock, Sandpiper Square
Cannon Beach, OR

For this indoor demonstration, Karen will be working on a 36 x 24 canvas in oil paint, using photos and sketches as reference. Come watch, ask questions, and see Karen's art on display.

Sunday, April 22, 2012

Craig Srebnik Marketing Seminar and Instruction Schedule


A Welcome Rest by Craig Srebnik

How to Succeed as a Fine Artist

One-Evening Marketing Seminar for Artists

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 n 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm n $40

If you dream of supporting yourself as a fine artist, you can't afford not to take this workshop! National artist Craig Srebnik discusses the challenges and career choices that artists face, including selling your artwork, pricing, selecting and working with galleries, prints, advertising, publicity, competitions, clients, commissions, artists' societies and art fairs.

n Reservations appreciated--pay on Tuesday by cash or check. Bring pen and paper for notes.

n Seminar is at Home Classroom in Lake Oswego listed below; enter though door on the left side of the garage; door unlocked at 6:15 pm.

Weekly Classes

Secrets from the Masters Series

Studio Lake Oswego, Oregon

Oil Painting: Concepts, Principles & Techniques

Wednesdays n 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

A long-term program that covers all of the elements of planning and executing paintings: concept, composition, shape, value, color, edges, paint quality, brushwork, artistic unity and effect, and studying the Masters. While applying the concepts, principles and techniques of painting a broad variety of subjects, students will be guided towards cultivating their artistic voice.

n The courses are open to artists of all levels.

n 6 weeks: $180, Drop-ins: $40/class; plus model fee if applicable

n Classes are ongoing--Terms are for accounting purposes only

n Please call Craig Srebnik for registration and information, 503-568-8000.

n Missed classes must be made up during the term paid for--in any Srebnik class at the same location. No make-ups in subsequent terms.

Free Painting Demonstration

Painting People

Saturday, April 28, 2012 n 9:30 am - 11:30 pm

n Reservations appreciated

Craig Srebnik Fine Art
Home
Classroom n Across from Marylhurst University

n 17743 Marylcreek Drive n Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034

n 503-568-8000 n

Enter garage through side door on left.

http://csfineart.com/Secondary/Directions.htm

Oregon Society of Artists

Painting Landscapes & Gardens

Mondays n 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Figure Painting

Mondays n 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

n The courses are open to artists of all levels.

n Classes are ongoing--Terms are for accounting purposes only

n Missed classes must be made up during the term paid for and at the same location. No make-ups in subsequent terms.

n 6 weeks: $180, plus model fee if applicable n Drop-ins: $40/class, plus model fee if applicable

OSA requires that non-members join in order to attend classes at OSA ($30 per year).

n Please email or call Craig Srebnik for registration and information, 503-568-8000.

Oregon Society of Artists

2185 S.W. Park Place n Portland, Oregon 97205 n 503-228-0706 n

www.oregonsocietyofartists.com

© 2012 Craig Srebnik



To find out more about any of these classes or to register email Craig Srebnik.

Monday, April 16, 2012

Art on the Boulevard presents Eric Jacobsen 1 day still life workshops (next one this Saturday, 4/21/12)

reprinted with permission from Art on the Boulevard

Painting Expressive Still-Lifes Workshop
with Eric Jacobsen


Where: Art on the Boulevard (in the courtyard) 210 W Evergreen Blvd # 300 Vancouver, WA 98660 (MAP)
(360) 750-4499

Saturday, April 21st (10-3)

Saturday, May 19th (10-3)

Cost $60 per session

This class is open to beginners on up. We will cover composition, color, edges and the use of expressive brush strokes to give life and energy to your painting. The atmosphere will be informal and friendly so come and enjoy a Saturday or two of still life painting.

You will need: an easel, canvas, paintbrushes, odor-less minerals spirits and drop cloth. Also, bring a lunch and something to drink. There are a couple of restaurants and a coffee shop located in the courtyard near the gallery so you can also get something there to eat and drink.

To sign up please call or email Eric at 509-364-0018,jacbosenstudio@gmail.com

Thursday, April 12, 2012

Quin Sweetman reception at Cathedral Park Place 4/12/12

Upcoming workshops with Eric Jacobsen



Three upcoming workshops with Eric Jacobsen:

Painting Expressive Still Lifes in Oil
Workshop Dates: 4/28/2012 - 4/29/2012
Location: Columbia Center for the Arts
215 Cascade Ave
Hood River Oregon 97031
United States
Class Dates: April 28th and 29th 10-4
Contact Information:
Shelley Toon Height
education@columbiaarts.org
541-387-8877 ext. 114

Painting Expressive Still Lifes in Oil

$60.00
Workshop Dates: 5/19/2012 - 5/19/2012
Location: Art on the Boulevard
210 West Evergreen Blvd
Vancouver Washington 98660
United States
Class Date: May 19th 10-3
Contact Information:
Eric Jacobsen
jacobsenstudio@gmail.com
509-364-0018

Painting Coastal Color and Light
$500.00
Workshop Dates: 6/18-6/22/12
Location: Cannon Beach
(Five Days)
Contact Information:
Joyce Lincoln
Northwest by Northwest Gallery
503-436-0741
or
jacobsenstudio@gmail.com

Craig Srebnik Instruction

Rouen at Dusk, by Craig Srebnik


Weekly Classes

Secrets from the Masters Series

Studio Lake Oswego, Oregon

Oil Painting: Concepts, Principles & Techniques

Begins Tomorrow: Wednesday, April 11

Wednesdays n 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

A long-term program that covers all of the elements of planning and executing paintings: concept, composition, shape, value, color, edges, paint quality, brushwork, artistic unity and effect, and studying the Masters. While applying the concepts, principles and techniques of painting a broad variety of subjects, students will be guided towards cultivating their artistic voice.

n The courses are open to artists of all levels.

n 6 weeks: $180, Drop-ins: $40/class; plus model fee if applicable

n Classes are ongoing--Terms are for accounting purposes only

n Please call Craig Srebnik for registration and information, 503-568-8000.

n Missed classes must be made up during the term paid for--in any Srebnik class at the same location. No make-ups in subsequent terms.

How to Succeed as a Fine Artist

One-Evening Marketing Seminar for Artists

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 n 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm n $40

If you dream of supporting yourself as a fine artist, you can't afford not to take this workshop! National artist Craig Srebnik discusses the challenges and career choices that artists face, including selling your artwork, pricing, selecting and working with galleries, prints, advertising, publicity, competitions, clients, commissions, artists' societies and art fairs.

Free Painting Demonstration

Painting Garden Scenes

Saturday, April 14, 2012 n 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This will be helpful for those interested in the Paris workshop or Portland summer plein air workshops.

n Reservations appreciated

Craig Srebnik Fine Art
Home
Classroom n Across from Marylhurst University

n 17743 Marylcreek Drive n Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034

n 503-568-8000 n

Enter garage through side door on left.

http://csfineart.com/Secondary/Directions.htm


To find out more about any of these classes or to register email Craig Srebnik.

Monday, April 9, 2012

RACC invites submissions


***PUBLIC ART OPPORTUNITY, Portland, Oregon***

Inviting submissions for the Visual Chronicle of Portland

The Regional Arts & Culture Council (RACC) is seeking works on paper—prints, drawings, paintings on paper and photographs—to purchase for the Visual Chronicle of Portland collection. The budget for the purchase and framing of artwork is $10,000. Guidelines and applications (English & EspaƱol) at http://www.racc.org/public-art/racc-opportunity-call-visual-chronicle-portland

The deadline for submissions is Friday, May 11, 2012

For more information, contact:

Keith Lachowicz
Public Art Collections Manager
Regional Arts & Culture Council
411 NW Park Avenue, Suite 101
Portland, OR 97209
503-823-5404
klachowicz@racc.org
www.racc.org