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Oil Painting Alla Prima Style April 28 & 29 – Open for Adults

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New Oil Painting Workshop for Adults now open for registration! April 28-29, 2017; Grapevine Texas;
Join award winning artist, Chris Brandley for 2 exciting days of oil painting! Our time together will include step by step demonstrations, one on one individual easel time, and fun exercises to learn how to loosen up and create bold, colorful paintings.

Chris uses the “Alla Prima” method of painting (working wet into wet) and will teach you how to layer with transparent and opaque oils, and how to keep your paints from getting muddy.

She will show you how to take an ordinary photograph, and use artistic license to paint from the heart by infusing clean, bold color, loose brush strokes, and beautiful lighting.
We will discuss…(click for more information)

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Oil Painting Alla Prima Style – Open for Adults

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Oil Painting Alla Prima Style…new workshop open for Adults! March 17-18, 2017; Grapevine, Texas:

Join award winning artist, Chris Brandley for 2 exciting days of oil painting! Our time together will include step by step demonstrations, one on one individual easel time, and fun exercises to learn how to loosen up and create bold, colorful paintings.

Chris uses the “Alla Prima” method of painting (working wet into wet) and will teach you how to layer with transparent and opaque oils, and how to keep your paints from getting muddy.

She will show you how to take an ordinary photograph, and use artistic license to paint from the heart by…(click for more information)

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Oil Painting Alla Prima Style – Open for Adults

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Chris Brandley:

Join me for 2 exciting days of oil painting!  Our time together will include step by step demonstrations, one on one individual easel time, and fun exercises to learn how to loosen up and create bold, colorful paintings.

  I use the “Alla Prima” method of painting (working wet into wet) and I will teach you how to layer with transparent and opaque oils, and how to keep your paints from getting muddy.

I will show you how to take an ordinary photograph, and use artistic license to paint from the heart by infusing clean, bold color, loose brush strokes, and beautiful lighting.

We will discuss color mixing…(click for more information).

Price: $250.00

Location: The Rec of Grapevine

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

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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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Let’s Paint Italy! (Right here in Texas) with Chris Bandley Jan. 27-28

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Impressionistic Oil painting workshop for Adults; January 27-28. 2017

I’ve just returned from a trip to Italy and want to bring my inspiration to you! Let’s Paint Italy!

Our 2 days together will include step by step demonstrations, one on one individual easel time, and fun exercises to learn how to loosen up and create bold, colorful paintings.

I use the “Alla Prima” method of painting (working wet into wet) and I will teach you how to layer with transparent and opaque oils, and how to keep your paints from getting muddy…(click for more information and to register!)

 

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Let’s Paint Italy! Oil Painting Workshop in Grapevine, Texas

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January 27 & 28, 2017

Chris Brandley

Join me for this fun, 2 day workshop where we will paint Impressionistically in the Alla Prima (wet into wet) style. I will teach you how to layer with transparent and opaque oils, and how to keep your paints from getting muddy. We will work on technique, color mixing, composition, light, and looser brush strokes. Students will learn to see “Impressionistically” and explore to ability to “suggest” rather than “render” the subject. *Gift certificates are available on my website if you’d like to give someone special something they won’t forget! Click here for more information and to register.

 

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Let’s Paint Italy! (Right here in Texas); Impressionistic Oil painting workshop for Adults; Nov. 11-12

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I have just returned from Italy with lots of inspiration for you! In this 2 day workshop I will demonstrate a step by step painting, teach methods on how to paint more loosely with beautiful, clean color. We will discuss composition, light, elements of design, use of color and brush strokes. Students will learn to see “Impressionistically” and explore to ability to “suggest” rather than “render” the subject. Demo session, one on one easel time, plus a fun exercise to loosen up!

Come prepared to have a relaxing, fun-filled learning experience. This class is for all levels of painting from beginners to advanced! Click here for more information and to register.

 

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Oil Painting Workshop: “Let’s Paint Italy!” Nov. 11 & 12

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Location: The Rec; Grapevine Texas, 1175 Municipal Way, Grapevine, Texas 76051
Price: $250.00

I will soon be in Italy taking lots of pictures, so that we can paint Italy together right here in Texas!

The 2 day workshop  will include step by step demonstrations, one on one individual easel time, and fun exercises to learn how to loosen up and create bold, colorful paintings.

  I use the “Alla Prima” method of painting (working wet into wet) and I will teach you how to layer with transparent and opaque oils, and how to keep your paints from getting muddy. We will work on technique, color mixing, composition, light, and brush strokes. Students will learn to see “Impressionistically” and explore to ability to “suggest” rather than “render” the subject.

Come prepared to have a relaxing, fun-filled learning experience. This class is for all levels of painting from beginners to advanced!

For more information and to register, click here. For more about the artist, see http://chrisbrandley.com/

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