Welcome to my workshop in USA!
It is taking place in MISA - Madeline Island School of Art 18-22, June 2017.
During this five day workshop, you will learn how to use the Alla Prima approach to create expressive works in watercolor. I will share my knowledge of this classic approach while utilizing contemporary techniques including wet-on-wet, dry brush, glazing, splashing, masking, and many others. You will also learn how to create convincing works without needing advanced drawing skills.
The class schedule will include 2-3 painting demonstrations per day and opportunities to paint a variety of subjects. You will learn distinct approaches for florals, landscapes, seascapes, interiors and portraits. This class will be mainly studio based with some opportunities to paint en Plein Air throughout the week, using Madeline Island’s amazing landscapes and seascapes as inspiration.
You can choose to bring two or three of your own paintings for personal critique, or specific objects of interest to receive feedback on the right approach to use, and mistakes to avoid when painting the chosen subject matter. Class will conclude with a critique exhibition of student and teacher’s works at week’s end.