Showing posts from October 12, 2014

Learning Something New is Hard!

Learning something new is hard, but it is usually worth it.

In the past month I was lucky enough to be able to take two plein air workshops with two pastel legends - Liz Haywood Sullivan and Frank Federico!

It was not easy for me, that is for sure, but I really learned a lot. I even applied some under painting techniques from Liz's workshop to Frank's.

Not sure I will ever be a plein air painter, but it was good to stretch myself.  New classes are starting this week on October 17th from 1 - 4 at the Northlight Art Center in Sharon, CT.

Beginning to Draw
and Paint with Pastels  10/ 17 - 11/21
1 - 4 PM

This class is for students who want to work on improving drawing skills and those interested in exploring color using pastels. Lessons will be offered on an individual basis, no matter where you are on your journey to becoming a better artist. I will be sharing new skills in under painting and composition as well as techniques for drawing what you see! A materials list is avail…