APRIL 5-8, 2017 $420
This workshop invites you into a unique process of exploring more creative ways of self-expression! Jan will lead you in constructing your own mixed-media abstraction….combining aggressive textures and unusual mediums with various materials, including acrylic paint, acrylic inks and gels.
Jan, with more than thirty years as an art instructor and professional painter, continues her exploring an experimentation with the mediums. Her accomplishments in the art arena our many, working in commercial art, teaching in public schools, and teaching international workshops. Her studies include the Kansas City Art Institute in Kansas City, Missouri and finishing her B.A. degree from Western State College, Gunnison, Colorado.
Jan’s focus in this workshop will be on layered and experimental art. Learning to express unsuspected insights into the content of your work….using aggressive textures and unusual mediums. The ability to bring the various “raw” pieces and layers of materials into their final stages, within the whole of a painting….this is‘accomplishment’….like discovering a new world!! Come join us!!
THE ARTISTS’ SHOWPLACE GALLERY
15615 Coit Rd. Suite 230 Dallas, TX 75248
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
SEDONA ARTIST JAN SITTS HAS A LONG AND VARIED ART CAREER OF OVER 35 YEARS. TRAINED AT THE KANSAS CITY ART INSTITUTE, B.A. IN ART AT WESTERN STATE COLLEGE, GUNNISON, CO. AND ACCOMPLISHED IN COMMERCIAL AND FINE ARTS. SHE IS AN INTERNATIONALLY KNOWN AUTHOR AND TEACHER. HER PAINTINGS CAN BE FOUND IN PUBLIC / PRIVATE COLLECTIONS AND HAS PUBLISHED TWO ART BOOKS, “TEXTURE, COLOR, FEELING” AND “ITS IN THE DETAIL”. SHE TEACHES NATIONAL WORKSHOPS IN HER UNIQUE STYLE OF PAINTING IN MIXED MEDIUMS AND IS SOUGHT OUT BY COLLECTORS AND STUDENTS INTERNATIONALLY.