March 8, 2018
“Explore Your Creative Side through Collage & Mixed Media” with Beverly Soasey March 8 – March 9, from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm $150 – $175 In this two-day workshop you will have the unique opportunity to work hands-on with Beverly Soasey. You’ll learn about her techniques and ideas for collage and the many things that inspire...
March 13, 2018
“Paint Beautiful Watercolor Landscapes with Easy Shapes and Symbols” — Watercolor Workshop with Joyce Hicks In this workshop Joyce will teach you how to create a unique visual language from common elements found in the landscape! You will create a collection of easy watercolor symbols like different types of fences, country roads and paths, tree...
March 23, 2018
“Mastering Land and Sea Painting” – Watercolor or Acrylic – with Ed Labadie Learn to master landscapes, seascapes, or any celebration of nature in watercolors or acrylics. Capture light, atmosphere, and the grandeur of nature in any style you prefer, from traditional to contemporary abstract. Discover the similarities, particular qualities and techniques of both mediums....
March 28, 2018
“Painting with Cold Wax and Oil” — Mixed Media Workshop with Ruth Armitage Revel in texture and color in this workshop exploring the properties of Cold Wax Medium. If you’ve been hesitant to get into oil painting because of the slow drying time, this class will teach you a different tune. No fuss cleanup, little...
April 18, 2018
“Inspiration is for Amateurs” – Aqueous Media Workshop with Geoff McCormack Be prepared for a different approach to water media in Geoffrey McCormack’s latest three-day workshop. Geoff is a master of aqueous media, known for working in series to create images with startling realistic textures, colors, perspective, lighting and shadows. His compositions form an intriguing...
May 2, 2018
“That’s Not Watercolor” – Watercolor Workshop with Randy Meador Randy Meador brings his high-energy, unorthodox workshop “That’s Not Watercolor” to EAC. This workshop will forever change how you view watercolor and maybe art altogether. Randy says, “This new workshop can at times resemble a stage show or stand up routine, and it’s a lot of...
May 9, 2018
“Paint the Town Red, Yellow and Blue” – Any Media Workshop with Patti McNutt May 9 to May 11, from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm $200 – $225 Practice the elements of plein air with Springfield, Oregon as your Muse. Discover how painting outdoors enhances your studio work. We will spend three days exploring gear, composition,...
May 30, 2018
“New Perspectives in Abstracts” – Mixed Media Workshop with Alx Fox Loosen up and have an adventure. Join award winning painter and instructor Alx Fox for an exciting new workshop that will add new freshness to your art. Sharpen your critiquing skills allowing you to create a more vibrant and exciting painting. Instruction will be...
June 6, 2018
“Exploring Abstractions in Pastel” – Pastel Workshop with Debora Stewart Have you always wanted to work abstractly but did not know how to begin? Then this workshop is for you! Debora Stewart will lead artists through a thorough process of developing abstractions from start to finish. This workshop will include intuitive and expressive exercises for...
June 15, 2018
“Elements of Nature and Texture in Watercolor” – Watercolor Workshop with Anji Grainger Create dynamic, textured patterns in your watercolor paintings by employing non-traditional techniques using plant materials, herbs, legumes, salt, stones and other elements. See how watercolor pigments react and leave beautiful patterns on your paper. The workshop will also emphasize composition and...
June 27, 2018
“Landscape Color and Composition” — Watercolor Workshop with Don Andrews Learning to paint with watercolor should be fun! Don’s landscape workshop is geared specifically for artist’s eager to paint and study in a no-stress environment. Each day Don will address a major visual concern; light, color granulation, organizing nature and utilizing negative space are just...
July 10, 2018
“Build A Portrait” — Watercolor Workshop with Chris Stubbs Working from photographs, we will be practicing drawing and then painting all the features of the face. Working with a skull and an extensive notebook with lots of pictures and details about facial structure, we’ll begin with a “quasi atelier” approach to learn how to “see”...
September 6, 2018
“Keeping It Fresh, Making It Bold, Making It Yours” — Pastel Workshop with Molly Lipsher In this 3-day workshop taught by PSA Signature Pastelist, Molly Lipsher, you will focus on uncovering your unique vision to paint bold, fresh and intuitive paintings. In this workshop we will identify your very personal and unique approach, revealing that...
September 22, 2018
“Travel Painting with Acrylics, Watercolor & Gouache” — Mixed Media Workshop with Patti McNutt Explore the essentials of travel-painting! Learn how to plein air or studio paint with acrylic, watercolor, gouache, charcoal & ink. These highly portable mediums allow the artist to capture the world around them with a minimum of fuss and a maximum...
Linda Rothchild Ollis
October 18, 2018
“Stronger Design ‘Before and After'” — Mixed Media Workshop with Linda Rothchild Ollis Artists will submit their digital image to Linda and she will show them in a step by step digital presentation how edits (done in Photoshop Elements) gives them options that will strengthen their design. They can see changes they might like to...
October 23, 2018
“Play with Watercolors” — Watercolor Workshop with Jo Dunnick “Play With Watercolor” pretty much sums up this workshop! During the first 3 days we will use a variety of techniques to apply the paint. Our challenge will be to encourage the colors to run and flow together to create interesting images and unusual shapes with...
November 8, 2018
“Exploring Colored Pencil Potential” — Colored Pencil Workshop with Kristy Kutch Explore colored pencil potential, both traditional (non-watercolor) and watercolor pencils. Kristy brings a wealth of experience and a friendly, supportive attitude that bolsters everyone, beginner to veteran. Kristy guides students through many techniques, with frequent demonstrations and access to large demonstrator sets of pencils....