Paint Spectacular Snow Scenes in Pastel

February 22 – 24 2018;  9:30 am to 4:30 pm

In this three day workshop Elizabeth will explain and share her technique in crafting colorful winter landscapes using exciting color harmonies. Her award winning snow paintings are full of vibrant color and emotion. This class in pastel painting is for the beginner as well as advanced pastel artist. Elizabeth is an accomplished teacher, and her workshops provide comprehensive instruction, take home materials, and plenty of individual attention.

Fee $285 members, ($30 member fee) To register click here: Registration

Wethersfield Academy for the Arts

431 Hartford Avenue

Wethersfield, CT 06109

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Fundamentals of Landscape Painting in Pastel

Thursday, Friday & Saturday, November 2, 3, &4

Manchester Arts Association
Community Y, 78 North Main St., Manchester, CT
Manchester Art Association

This three-day workshop will provide the student with instructional methods to develop a composition and create a dynamic pastel landscape painting from that composition.The student will learn how to select, simplify, and control elements in the landscape. Elizabeth will demonstrate the process of identifying strong subject matter, composing through the use of a value study, and then producing a pastel painting over an underpainting. She will focus on pushing color as well as becoming more aware of the play of light on surface. Students will receive abundant individual attention.
Instructor: Elizabeth Rhoades
9:30 am to 3:30 pm, with a one hour lunch break. Please bring a bag lunch.

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Dates: Every Monday
10:00 am – 12 noon, and 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm.

If you are just looking for a great, bright, comfortable place to paint, camaraderie, and continuous attention at your easel, join us for our weekly painting classes in my Stafford Springs studio. There are no demonstrations in this class, just plenty of time for you to work independently on you painting from your reference materials or photographs. All levels welcome. Beginner to Advanced.

Registration is required to communicate in case of a cancellation.

Cost: $25 per class