Mitch Albala – The Contemporary Impressionist Landscape

Mitch Albala – The Contemporary Impressionist Landscape

Instructor Mitch Albala In many ways, Impressionism still defines the way contemporary landscape painters approach color. The Impressionists filled their paintings with brilliant color and created an entirely new coloristic metaphor for depicting natural light. In this workshop, you will learn the key to working with this “color-priority” system: that in order for the purer colors to serve as a stand-in for the luminosity of […]

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Stuart Shils – The Structure of Perception and the Perception of Structure

Stuart Shils – The Structure of Perception and the Perception of Structure

Instructor: Stuart Shils This class is intended to push the mid-range to advanced painter further into a kind of visual boot camp. Each day brings a concentrated and comprehensive work schedule, but will also be fun and productive. Emphasis will be placed on 1) examining the perceptual processes in front of nature; 2) the editorial response that follows in the head of the painter and […]

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Felicia Forte Paints Alla Prima Still Life and Portrait Posted

Felicia Forte Paints Alla Prima Still Life and Portrait Posted

Instructor: Felicia Forte Alla Prima painting, or wet into wet, single session painting is a stimulating method which teaches you to be present in every brush stroke, focusing only on the essentials—ultimately giving you great dexterity and control. With demonstration and gentle critique, Felicia will challenge you to correctly observe and record the fundamentals: shapes, values, edges and color. In this workshop Felicia will combine […]

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Desmond O’Hagan- Capturing Light: Interpreting Values and Shapes (Paint in Pastels or Oils)

Desmond O’Hagan- Capturing Light: Interpreting Values and Shapes (Paint in Pastels or Oils)

Instructor: Desmond O’Hagan To be the first to know about classes follow the Winslow Art Center on Facebook. Here are some images from this workshop A slide presentation and lecture on painting in pastels and oils including people, still-life, interiors, urbanscapes, and landscapes. Discussions on painting materials, surfaces, developing your painting style, and working methods unique to pastels and oils. Demos emphasizing composition, color, and technique.Daily […]

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Sarah Sedwick – Painting the Dynamic Still Life

Sarah Sedwick – Painting the Dynamic Still Life

Sarah Sedwick Join Eugene, Oregon artist Sarah Sedwick on her first visit to Winslow Art Center, and discover how much fun still life painting can be! During this three-day workshop, we will focus on the essentials of realistic painting, while keeping our brushwork loose and painterly. We’ll explore fundamentals of color mixing, using Sarah’s simple palette of eight colors, and address composition and still life […]

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Ninalee Irani – Painting for the Absolute Beginner

Ninalee Irani – Painting for the Absolute Beginner

Instructor: Ninalee Irani (Class Completed) To be the first to know about classes follow the Winslow Art Center on Facebook. Here are some images from this workshop   Have you always wanted to become a painter but aren’t sure how to start? This six-week course is designed for students who have very little to no painting experience and would like to learn techniques to create […]

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Mitchell Albala – Essentials of Composition for Representational Painters

Mitchell Albala – Essentials of Composition for Representational Painters

Instructor: Mitch Albala (Class Completed) To be the first to know about classes follow the Winslow Art Center on Facebook. Here are some images from this workshop Instructor: Mitch Albala Oils, Acrylics, Watercolors or Pastels For many artists, composition remains the most elusive area of their practice. Why? Because its energies are fundamentally abstract and often hidden beneath the surface of the painting. The goal […]

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Scott Conary – Painting the Story in Still Life

Scott Conary – Painting the Story in Still Life

Scott Conary (Class completed) To be the first to know about classes follow the Winslow Art Center on Facebook. Every painting, even the humble still life, has a story in it. It’s told by what subject we choose to paint, how we present that subject, and how we paint it. Finding what interests us in a subject and how we connect to it drives that […]

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Summer Fun at Winslow Art Center!

Summer Fun at Winslow Art Center!

Summer fun at Winslow Art Center!  “Buttons, Bowls and Artist Trading Cards” with Kathy DuBose.

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Painting the Grandeur of Mount Rainier

Painting the Grandeur of Mount Rainier

    Thank you Ann Breckon for a great workshop, Painting the Grandeur of Mount Rainier, at Winslow Art Center!  Looking forward to the next one!

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