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2 DAY WORKSHOP: THE MONOTYPE PRESS

Working with monotype press processes, we will develop an understanding in the power of mark-making and composition. Design concepts covered: line, mark, shape, texture and tone; elements related to dynamic mark-making with monotype press techniques and pastel with color; powerful paintings and drawings unique to your authentic self will result and a strong understanding of composition and design.

All levels welcome, 3 separate weekends offered.

Workshop 1:
January 18 + 19,  2020

Workshop 2:
February 22 + 23, 2020

Workshop 3:
March 7 + 8, 2020

10AM – 4PM
$285 + includes lunch each day.

To register click here.

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2 DAY WORKSHOP: DISCOVERING COLOR STRATEGY

The student will explore color concepts and expression in a guided process of collage and painted studies; working with varied media and discovering the powerful design element of color.

All levels welcome.

February 1 + 2,  2020
10AM – 4PM
$285 + includes lunch each day.

To register click here.

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2 DAY EXPRESSIVE DRAWING:  DESIGN WORKSHOP

Whether you want to learn how to draw, rekindle your creative imagination, or broaden your drawing skills, this class will free your ‘inner artist’. Expressive Drawing will guide you through stimulating exercises, presenting an  abstract approach that any eager artist can master.

Concepts covered: Line, mark, shape, texture, value and color stategy: critical design concepts related to dynamic mark-making with mixed media. Once we initially investigate these exprerssive drawing concepts, we will apply these specifically to painting and drawing processes unique to your authentic self. Composition and design will also be presented. Join me.

2 – Day Workshop: Friday + Saturday May 8 + 9, 2020 10:00 am – 4:00 pm @ Daniel Smith, Seattle Store
Fee $270.
+ A DEMO about this class: Saturday, April 11 @ 1:30 – 3:00 PM @ Daniel Smith, Seattle Store, free

To register: http://www.danielsmithstores.com

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CIVITA 2020 WORKSHOP

This workshop is about drawing, sketching, and painting places, spaces, and objects. The session begins by observing the contextual environment of Civita di Bagnoregio and its surrounding context: learning about the ‘power of a place’ through drawing; mark making inspired by Civita’s extraordinary setting and the beauty of Italy.

at The Civita Institute in Civita di Bagnoregio, Italy

September 29 – October 5, 2020  5 days/6 nights

To register click here.

If not otherwise noted, classes and workshops are held in my studio: 1625 11th Ave West, Seattle, Washington 98119.
*Note: There is a $35 cancellation fee. Full credit for a future class/workshop (credit expires one year from date of purchase) if you cancel before 2 weeks before the day of the class/workshop. No refunds for cancellations received less than two weeks before the day of the class/workshop.