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Featured Workshop: Thick and Rich Oil Painting Workshop with Randall Scott Hardin Paint dynamic oils with Randall! We'll spend three great days painting in the Arts Council studios as well as outside en plein air. Randall paints thick and loose for a dramatic and expressive effect, rich with color and texture. In this workshop, you'll learn to do the same. Randall will demonstrate the tricks of magical color combinations that catch the light to make your work sing. Also we'd like to mention that he's a handsome and personable teacher too! Supply list will be provided upon registration. Ages 18 & up • Three Days • Friday - Sunday • May 19-21 • 10:00 am – 4:00 pm • $375 REGISTER
Sandy Meyer Watercolor Painting Workshop: It’s All in the Details Instructor: Sandy Meyer Watercolor painting master Sandy Meyer teaches a one day still-life watercolor workshop. Sandy is a nationally known watercolorist and Michigan artist. Meyer’s watercolors are known for their intimate detailing of the subject matter. In this workshop, Sandy will take you through the steps it takes to achieve your own beautiful intricate painting. This workshop aimed at helping artists improve their watercolor techniques. “If you can paint one leaf you can paint the world.” John Ruskin (1819-1900). Supplies: All the usual watercolor needs; tube paints, 100% cotton rag watercolor paper, water container, round brushes, paper towels, and any other tools you prefer to use. Sandy especially uses #6 round brushes when working. For a more detailed list if needed contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Participants are free to bring their own objects, and Sandy will provide additional subject matter. To see some of Sandy’s works go to her blog at www.sandyartmeyer.blogspot.com Ages 16 & up • one day • Saturday • August 19 • 10:00 am – 4:00 pm • $105 REGISTER
Calligraphy Workshop – Gothicized Italic Instructor: Jane Ewing Learn to write in an artistic modern script based on a formal historical alphabet. Two themes will be explored during the day: the effective handling of traditional broad-edged pen and an analysis of Pointed Gothic letter forms. Materials are included! One day • Saturday • October 14 • 9:00 - 4:00 pm • $95 ($90) REGISTER
Holland Area Arts Council 150 East 8th Street Holland, Michigan 49423