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Abstract Acrylic Workshop with Jan Sitts Dec. 6-9

Jan’s experience and enthusiasm create an atmosphere of fun and spontaneity inspiring new directions and discovery through innovative combinations of design and materials. By combining aggressive textures and unusual mediums with various “raw” materials in the abstract painting we get surprising results. The layering method yields a magnetism that is particular to mixed media. Many techniques, materials, compositions and above all emotion, play off each other in creating the work. Part of the adventure is not knowing where you are going until you get there! You will become thrilled with possibility as you journey through this process. You will learn to let go of painting habits and gain the knowledge of layering textures, colors and feelings while executing shapes utilizing a structure of positive and negative space.

All of the paints used will be waterbased.

Jan is an internationally recognized art instructor and juror, and recently published an art book, TEXTURE COLOR FEELING. All of her workshops are different, so if you have taken one from her it will not be the same!

When: Wednesday-Saturday, December 6-9, 2017. Workshop begins at 9:30 am each day and goes until 4pm. There will be an hour break for lunch.

Ages: 16+

Where: Highland Village Art House
6100 Long Prairie Rd #800
Flower Mound, TX 75028

Visit www.studioarthouse.com to register and for more information.

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Go Big, Go Bold! – Abstract Painting Workshop March 26 – 28


Go Big, Go Bold!  Abstract Painting Workshop


Filomena Booth – Contemporary Abstract Painter

Dates:       March 26 – 28

Location: Highland Arts Guild

318 Main St., Marble Falls, TX  78654

Class size: 10-12


Join me for this exciting approach to painting large, bold abstracts.  Loosen up your painting skills by using unconventional materials and tools on textured canvases.  We will discuss composition and basic design structure and then you will dive right in and start painting!  I plan to offer plenty of one-on-one instruction.  Bring your paints, large brushes and lots of imagination to this fun workshop! A list of supplies will be sent to you upon registration.

Classes limited to 10 students.

Reserve your spot today!

Registration deadline – February 15, 2015

China Spring, Texas is conveniently located near Waco Regional Airport.  Hotels are located in Waco and with a 20 minute drive of the venue.

Please contact me for more information.





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