workshops

SPRING & SUMMER  2021 at Spruill Center for the Arts




Course title: PAINTING PORTRAITS LOOSELY ALLA-PRIMA IN OILS

WHEN: Saturday, July 24, 2021 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM (1 session)

WHERE: Spruill Center For The Arts 5339 Chamblee Dunwoody Road, Atlanta, GA 30338

FEE: $155 (non-member)

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Discover the excitement of painting a portrait loosely, capturing the facial expression, learning technique tips along the way. This workshop is an excellent opportunity to release creative blockage, and liberate yourself from the fear of wrong doing. The course is appropriate for advanced beginners, intermediates and advanced. A demonstration will be performed at the session, and individual guidance offered as you progress with your artwork. A photo reference will be provided for each participant in the class (bring your own photo if you prefer, print it out fit-to-page on a letter size) Visit the registration page for a list of supplies to bring to the class




Course title: FREE-FLOW PORTRAITS IN WATERCOLOR OR ACRYLIC

WHEN: Saturday July 31, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM (1 session)

WHERE: Spruill Center For The Arts 5339 Chamblee Dunwoody Road, Atlanta, GA 30338

FEE: $155 (non-member)

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Join me in learning to let go of stiff technique methods, and discover the joy of painting freely while maintaining the resemblance of your reference portrait. The course is appropriate for advanced beginners, intermediates and advanced. A photo reference will be provided for each participant in the class (bring your own photo if you prefer, print it out fit-to-page on a letter size). The instructor will perform a demonstration and offer individual guidance as you progress with your artwork. Acrylic painters please note: we will paint on 9 by 12” watercolor paper watering down your acrylic paint – NO CANVAS will be used in this class.




Course title: “Bloom Your Self” INTUITIVE PAINTING WORKSHOP

WHEN: Saturday, August 28, 2021, 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM  (1 session)

WHERE: Spruill Center For The Arts 5339 Chamblee Dunwoody Road, Atlanta, GA 30338

FEE: $155 (non-member)

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Join me in exploring the art of Intuitive Painting. This workshop is about letting go of inhibitions, and plunging into your own inner creative volcano. Practice expressing yourself on a large surface: splashing, smudging, layering, stretching across the canvas, trusting the process, all while being guided to empower yourself. This method might just change the way you approach painting! NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY, ALL LEVELS ARE WELCOME, from first time painters to advanced and professionals. All you need is an open mind. Trust. You are creative already! Paint supplies are included in the $20 materials fee PAYABLE TO THE INSTRUCTOR AT THE WORKSHOP by cash or checkSpray bottles and other miscellaneous tools for creating textures will also be providedJust bring one small and one large acrylic brush (about 1″ and 2” wide), and a large size canvas (36″x48″ or larger recommended). Please plan to arrive 10 minutes early to set up your work station. We start promptly at 10am!