Friday, August 30, 2013

Eric Bowman at Brian Marki, Reception, Friday Sept 6, 5-8pm.

Eric Bowman's solo show of new landscapes, "SUMMERLAND" will open Friday, September 6th at Brian Marki Fine Art, 2236 NE Broadway St. Portland, OR 97232. Reception from 5 - 8pm.
(503) 249-5659

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Art Discussion Meeting, August 29, 2013, Thursday, O'Connors

Jeanne Chamberlain

Jeanne Chamerlain

Emily Graham

Lisa Marshall

Diane Marks-Bestor

Susan Offerdahl

Susan Offerdahl

Tim Lally

Tim Young

Tim Young (from imagination)

Tim Young (T-Shirt art, click to enlarge)

Vicki Zimmerman

To read notes from today's meeting....go HERE
For direct link to slideshow photos....go HERE

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Art Discussion Meeting, Thursday, August 29, 9am

Thursday, August 29, 9AM  

Suggested Table Topic: Violet and Purple, what do you know about it? Let's discuss! usual bring some of your current paintings and/or news about you...We’re interested! 

O'Connor's Restaurant 7850 Southwest Capitol Highway Portland, OR 97219 

Sunday, August 25, 2013

Michael Lindstrom Plein Air Workshop, September 14 , 2013 (Vancouver, WA)

2013 Plein Air Workshop

Edge of the Birch, by Michael Lindstrom

Come join Michael Lindstrom for a day of challenging your senses and adding mood to your work. Michael will cover selecting and designing a composition, technique, and color harmony. There will be a morning discussion of these issues and a demonstration. In the afternoon you will receive one on one time as you apply these practices to your own work.

Saturday, September 14th, 9am-4pm
Location: Burnt Bridge Creek Greenway, in Vancouver, WA
Cost: $75
Contact Michael with questions and registration at:

*Geared towards oil and acrylic painters of all levels.
*Directions and material list will be provided upon your registration.

Saturday, August 24, 2013

Craig Srebnik, Demonstration and upcoming classes

'Morning Tea' by Craig Srebnik was recently featured in the Portrait Society of America’s magazine  for winning the award for the Best Painting by a Signature Member at the Oil Painters of America national exhibition.

Free Painting Demonstration
Painting People Lake Oswego
Tuesday / August 27, 2013 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Reservations appreciated. See email address and Lake Oswego address at the bottom of this post.

Weekly Classes Resume September 17
Painting People
Tuesdays / 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Oil Painting: All Subjects
Tuesdays / 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Save $50!--Early registration discount if you pay by September 10.
Pay $250 instead of $300 for new, longer 10-week term. You are welcome to make the payment at any of the demonstrations or workshops, cash or check, or by mail.
The courses are open to artists of all levels.

  • Drop-ins: $40/class; plus model fee if applicable; cash or check.
  • Classes are ongoing--Terms are for accounting purposes only
  • Please call Craig Srebnik for registration and information, 503-568-8000.
  • Missed classes must be made up during the term paid for--in any Srebnik class at the same location (Sep. 17-Dec. 10). No make-ups in subsequent terms.
  • Lake Oswego location is listed at the bottom of this email.

Local News
Craig will be jurying the Hillsboro plein air and figure painting competitions September 20-21, 2013.

One-Day Workshops
Painting Flesh Tones & the Figure*
Saturday / October 19, 2013 / 9:00 am - 4:00 pm / $115
*Located at Sequoia Gallery & Studios in Hillsboro, Oregon--Call Sequoia to register: 503-693-0401

Craig Srebnik Fine Art
Home Classroom / Across from Marylhurst University
17743 Marylcreek Drive / Lake OswegoOregon 97034

Enter garage through side door on the left side.

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Art Discussion Meeting, Thursday, August 22, 9am, O'Connors

Thursday, August 22, 9AM  

Suggested Table Topic: "Today I am inspired by ____________" (fill in the blank) usual bring some of your current paintings and/or news about you...We’re interested! 

O'Connor's Restaurant 7850 Southwest Capitol Highway Portland, OR 97219