San Francisco Bay Area, El Sobrante
BEGINNING AND INTERMEDIATE WATERCOLOR
SEPTEMBER 26-28 El Sobrante, Ca. (East Bay)
(this workshop just added)
- Learn the pigments that never make mud. (Don’t buy any grey, brown, or black!!) Make your browns, darks, and grays by mixing.
- Experience the three aspects of color–and other tools–to create the illusion of space and set a mood.
- Learn never-fail- for-anyone drawing for painting method.
- Plan for dynamic composition
- Explore many exciting ways of applying and moving paint around without using a brush.
- Witness a demonstration of several ways to repair ruined or unsuccessful watercolors.
people may bring paintings they are not happy with and rework them here with my materials.
A small, intimate, intensive workshop taught by Judith Greenleaf M.A., a retired college art instructor (Santa Rosa Jr. College, College of the Redwoods, El Camino College, Los Angeles Trade Technical College,) and workshop leader (Mendocino Art Center, Gualala Arts, and privately) on the Mendocino Coast, Baja California, and other locations.
This workshop would also be useful for people with some experience painting in other media. Includes ‘Painting Clinic”
Private instruction could be arranged.
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Tuition: $275 includes materials for beginners
$225 with your own materials
(suggested materials list sent upon registration)
WORKING WITH THE MODEL—LOOSELY
OCTOBER 24-26 Mendocino Coast
Tuition: $275 includes model fee
Previous experience drawing the figure is not necessary! A way of working freely without letting the critical mind get in the way! click HERE for details ==========================================
SCULPTURE (3 to 6 day Option)
Outdoor sculpture / Garden Accessories the Easy Way
A 3 day workshop in carving cast stone while it is still soft. Make a unique garden sculpture, planter, fountain, birdbath, lighting fixture or??
For information and to register http://www.mendocinoartcenter.org/Fall14/Greenleaf.html
Greenleaf Studio, Little River
Initially conceived for those who took the art center 3 day workshop but wanted to make a larger, more extended, hollow, thin walled piece on an armature using new materials and some methods and concepts brought over from Europe’s Art Povera movement. People may take this 3 day workshop alone. Please contact me for sculptural possibilities and projects during the days at my studio.
Tuition $275 includes materials.
Partial workshop may be arranged.
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DESTINATIONS -Greece…. Mendocino California,… Los Zacotitos Mexico,… San Jose del Cabo Mexico
WORKSHOPS – Garden Sculpture,… Figure Sculpture, … Water Color /Drawing and Plein Air,….Figure Drawing, … and the Art, History and Culture Tour in France.