Tag: stencils

Painterly Way of Working with Stencils & Encaustics July 23


A Painterly Way of working with Stencils!! This Saturday noon to 3:00 just $50.00!

Even if you’ve never worked with encaustic before!
Working with stencils with your encaustic work can add a lot of beauty and interest in your paintings. Learn about the these techniques and how they can work for you in Deanna Wood’s wonderful Stencils workshop this Saturday, July 23rd, noon to 3:00pm for just $50.00
Workshop Supplies
All supplies are included but you might like to bring special papers, leaves, Xerox and inkjet prints, drawings, unglazed ceramic pieces, stencils, stamps, threads, etc. We supply plywood boards and have cradled boards for sale.
Please let me know if you’d like to join in! Many thanks, Bonny
The Encaustic Center: theencausticcenter.com

580 W.Arapaho Rd. #271
Richardson, TX. 75080

Bonny Leibowitz
Deanna Wood
The Bonny Studio Classes: thebonnystudio.com
580 W.Arapaho Rd. #262
Richardson, TX. 75080

Bonny Leibowitz

Please let me know if you’d like to join in! Many thanks, Bonny

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Big – Bold – Beautiful Blooms, Botanicals and Butterflies with Suzanne McNeill-Sparks April 13 & 14


Big – Bold – Beautiful

Blooms, Botanicals and Butterflies

with Suzanne McNeill-Sparks

Wednesday & Thursday – April 13-14, 9:30-3:30

at TAG Trinity Arts Guild in Bedford, TX

Challenge your creativity as you learn valuable techniques for original design. In class. You’ll make your own personal stamps. And you’ll make your own original stencils, Print beautiful textured blooms and leaves with Gelli printing. Learn techniques to audition colors and compositions. Have fun creating big, bold, colorful blooms. Create paintings fast, loose and bold. We’ll work on two large paintings with Blooms, Birds, Foilage. Botanicals. and Butterflies (or your own designs) in this special two-day workshop. 


Please bring:  Two stretched canvases, 18×24” to 24 x 30” (or two sheets of 140# watercolor paper coated with white Gesso), old credit card, assorted Acrylic paints (fluid and/or tube), brushes, matte medium, pencil, Gelli Plate and Brayer if you have one.

Note:  Please call with any questions about supplies. I have a few extra Gelli Plates and Brayers, so call 817-266-3085 early if you need to borrow one. Email: suzannebmcneill@hotmail.com

$145 for two day workshop – no supply fee (some supplies are included)

Sign up with paypal at TrinityArtsGuild.org/workshops

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2016 Classes at the Artists’ Showplace


Schedule of Classes  – Winter/Spring 2016
Weekly Classes  (Six-Week Sessions)


Discover Pastels (Beginning/Intermediate) $220 Per Session
Janice Hamilton
Tuesdays 2:00-4:30 pm
Winter session: 1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16, 2/23, 3/1
Spring session: 3/22, 3/29, 4/5, 4/12, 4/19, 4/26


Painting in Oil (Beginning/Intermediate) $220 Per Session
Jane Kahler
Wednesdays 10:30am-1:00 pm
Winter session: 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/17, 2/24, 3/2
Spring session: 3/23, 3/30, 4/6, 4/13, 4/20, 4/27


Make Your Mark with Wood Block Printing
(Beginning/Intermediate) $220 Per Session
Kenna Prior
Wednesdays 2:00-4:30 pm
Winter session: 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/17, 2/24, 3/2

Priormonotype_02Spontaneous Printing with Stencils
(Beginning/Intermediate) $220 Per Session
Kenna Prior
Wednesdays 2:00-4:30 pm
Spring session: 3/23, 3/30, 4/6, 4/13, 4/20, 4/27


Watercolor Simple & Loose
(All Levels) $220 Per Session
Bev Boren
Thursdays 2:00-4:30pm
Winter session: 1/28, 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25, 3/3
Spring session: 3/24, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14, 4/21, 4/28
Saturdays 10:30am-1:00 pm
Winter session: 1/23, 1/30, 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27
Spring session: 3/26, 4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30


Alcohol Ink on Yupo(All Levels)
$220 Per Session
Maribeth Jagger
Fridays 10:30 am-1:00 pm
Winter session: 1/22, 1/29, 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26
Spring session: 3/25, 4/1, 4/8, 4/15, 4/22, 4/29

Registration Guidelines & Policies

Classes and One-Day Workshops
·       Register early!
·       Payment in full due upon registration.
·       Registration is available in person or by phone. Cash, check, and all major credit cards accepted.
·       A class is subject to cancellation if student enrollment has not met the minimum requirement one week prior to the beginning of the session. Under this circumstance, refunds will be made in full.
·       Withdrawal from a class may be accepted before the second class meets. A tuition refund less an administrative fee of $40 will be made only if the withdrawal does not reduce the class size below its minimum.

To register, call: 972-233-1223


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