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with David Simons
In this class we will be exploring and talking about the transition from copying to suggestive brushwork.
In the morning David will do a demo and the afternoon students will paint.
Individual instructions will be given at your easels.
TCA members receive $50 discount on all workshops.
Painting the Impressionist Landscape
with Lois Griffel
Lois' workshop focuses on how to capture color and light into your paintings by gaining insight into the foundations of Impressionism.
The workshop is based on her two books, Painting the Impressionist Landscape and Painting Impressionist Color.
You will learn how to interpet nature with rich and beautiful color. Lois will combine impressionist therory with the essential principles of successful paintings.
The morning session will be held outdoors with the afternoons in the studio. Each consecutive class is based on what has been previous covered; building from each lesson to make the learning curve easier,
Open to artist of all levels, oil, water-based oils or pastels. Acrylics if you have experience with using them outdoors.
The workshop is informal and fun, be perpared to learn a lot and work hard too.
Lois Griffel was honored by the American Imppressionist Society as a Master Signature Artist.
Her book, Painting the Impressionist Landscape was published over 25 yrs ago and is still considered an exemplary source on seeing color and light. It has been translated into four languages. Her second book, Painting Impressionist Color embellishes lessons in the first book, including many new concepts.
Lois's paintings have twice been on the cover of American Artist Magazine. She was also featured in The Artist Magazine, The Boston Globe, American Art Review and the New York Times.
Lois has taught throughout the US and Europe and has sold out shows in New England.
Her mission is to share her love of color with artisti and collectors to help people see the world in a new and beautiful way. "Nature is precious and fleeting and we must do everything in our power to perserve it."
TCA members receive a $50 discount on selected classes.