Wednesday, December 23, 2015

ONLINE MIXED MEDIA WORKSHOPS START JAN 4!


Multidimensional bas-relief details each custom designed.
LIMITED to 12...REGISTER NOW!

If you love mixed-media, mythology and painting the figure, you  will enjoy my six week workshop FIGURE PAINTING IN MIXED MEDIA: The Mythical Realm

The mythical figure has inspired artists for centuries. Let it inspire you too! This highly informative online workshop explores experimental approaches to painting the mythical figure in thematic fantastical settings, using both two-dimensional and three-dimensional mixed-media techniques. Topics include drawing and painting the fantastical figure, altering and restructure facial features and body proportions to create believable characters as well as painting magical environments using mixed-media techniques.


Demonstration featured in Fall 2015 issue of Acrylic Artist Magazine
All assignments  encourage exploration into a multitude of mythological, cultural and historical sources. Egyptian, Greek and Roman, Celtic, Norse, East Asian, African and Native American mythology, legends, fairy tales and folklore are just some of the areas of prospective interest. Artists are also encouraged to develop their own mythological stories to illustrate. 

Other topics include the use of costuming, decorative motifs and ornamentation, cultural iconography and architectural detail in works of the mythical realm.

With visually inspiring imagery, insightful readings, thought-provoking videos, creative exercises and step-by-step demonstrations, artists will discover a plethora of exciting two-dimensional and three-dimensional techniques to employ in their own fantastical works. This online workshop is for intermediate and advanced figurative artists who are interested in using mixed-media techniques to add that magical, transforming element to their work!


Start Date: January 4 to February 12, 2016
Course Length: 6 weeks
Tuition: $300.00

NEW: FANTASTICAL DREAMSCAPES: Creating Magical Environments in Mixed Media is a new online class! This highly informative online workshop will explore experimental approaches to painting dreamy vistas in mixed media, using both two-dimensional and three-dimensional techniques. The workshop will cover the creation of mystical landscapes, waterscapes and cityscapes in imaginative, abstract settings that are inspired from mythology, fairy tales, folklore, classical literature and poetry.


With visually inspiring imagery, insightful readings, thought-provoking videos, creative exercises and step-by-step demonstrations, artists will discover a plethora of exciting two-dimensional and three-dimensional techniques to employ in their own fantastical dreamy vistas. For intermediate and advanced artists who are looking to create magical, dream-like environments, this workshop will be a valuable resource and an ongoing source for creative inspiration! 


Start Date:
January 4 to February 12, 2016
Course Length: 6 weeks
Tuition: $300.00

For intriguing mixed-media techniques, check out my book Experimental Painting. For updates on new books, classes, videos and more, subscribe to my mailing list!

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