Tag: acrylic painting workshop

Karen Foster Workshop: Paint Like Matisse – Nov 20

...paint like Matisse…
Join us on Monday Nov 20th for a very interesting, sure-fire way to loosen up. We are going to paint like Matisse by attaching a stick to the end of the paintbrush and standing back to paint. See supply list below.

NOV. 20, 2017
9:30 AM – 3:30 PM
INSTRUCTOR: Karen Foster
KAREN FOSTER at 817 312-3185
To Register for Class.
Plastic table cloth or plastic to tape to floor
Small table / TV tray
#16, #18 or #20 round brush
Sample acrylic house paints
Blue painters tape
I will supply large index paper that you may use or you may use a large canvas 24”x24” or larger; or 1 or 2 full sheets of watercolor paper, gessoed.
Large bucket for water
Paper towels

FOR ADULTS AND TEENS – from beginners to practicing professionals, The Upstairs Gallery offers a wide selection of Art Classes and Workshops offering instruction in various mediums.
FALL ART CLASSES at Upstairs Art Gallery in Arlington

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Oil Painting Workshops in Grapevine, Keller, and FRANCE!

Loosen up and go bold with clean color! Oil and Acrylic Painting Workshops for beginners to advanced: *November 10-11 2017 in Grapevine, Texas. January 12-13 2018 in Keller, Texas; Also, paint with me in Southern FRANCE in July 2018!!!

For more information and to register, visit https://chrisbrandley.com/workshops


Submitted by Chris Brandley. Email: brandley@charter.net

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Nancy Medina: Painting Brilliant Florals and Landscapes Workshop Feb. 10-12

Pink cascade peonies detail 2 smAnnual Valentine’s Workshop!

Painting Brilliant Florals and Landscapes

February 10-12, 2017

Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX 75061

Sponsored by the Irving Art Association    REGISTER

Put a little joy in your brush and join award winning artist NancyMedinafor three days of painting florals and landscapes in oils. In addition to lessons in painting from life, Nancy will share all of her favorite tips and tools for color mixing, the importance of value to create impact, and how to use temperature strategically in order to make your paintings dramatic. Acrylic and water media painters are also welcome, and Nancy will also provide direction to these painters during her demos.


In this 3-day class, you’ll create beautifully adventurous paintings and teach your color to hop up and dance on the canvas!

Your class includes three days of creating brilliant color in Irving, Texas. Open for beginners to advanced painters, Nancy will share all her favorite tips for taking your art to the next level in this fun workshop!

Open for students who work in oils, as well as those who work in water based oils and acrylics, you will learn to loosen your approach to the landscape and floral still life in this indoor workshop. This will be a fun workshop with multiple demonstrations by the teacher. Nancy shares all her favorite tips with you for creating brilliant color on a transparent background, and methods for making your flowers and landscapes look authentic and beautiful. Students are encouraged to take lots of photos and ask many questions, and will take home the tools needed to create paintings they will enjoy for years to come.

February 10-12, 2017 10 am to 4:30 pm daily

$495 per student           REGISTER

Van service to and from nearby DFW International Airport available through La Quinta, as well as van service to and from class.

La Quinta Inn and Suites, 4225 MacArthur Blvd, Irving, Texas 75038 972-261-4900

You will learn to:

  • Simplify shapes
  • Brighten colors
  • Add drama
  • Paint loosely with confident brush strokes

Click here for my supply list!

 For more about Nancy, see her website  http://www.nancymedina.com/

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Abstract Acrylic Painting Workshop


This fun workshop is for beginners to advanced painters as we explore ~ abstract concepts, basic acrylic principles, color theory, expressive techniques, and textural applications. We’ll look at Matisse and Picasso and their influence on Expressionism and Cubism. You will create 2 paintings composed of power and energy that use line, color, and shape. All art supplies will be provided, but feel free to bring your own favorite brushes or paints. Please bring an apron, smock or painting clothes. More info @ robertmooreartclass.blogspot.com

Submitted by robert moore. Email: rmoore1954@gmail.com

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