Fall 2017 3-day and 1-day Workshops
Braitman Studio's 3-day and 1-day Workshops
*3-day workshops $225 1-day workshops $75*
Early bird registration is available through september 30th for 10% off
MONDAY 9/11, 9/18, 9/25 Landscape Painting on Paper -- Andy
The emphasis in this class is working with a palette knife and learning how to suggest rather than describe. The first class will teach you how to prepare your paper for landscape painting. A previously made paper will be provided to begin the first landscape painting. The following two classes will focus on executing the paintings on this surface.
THURSDAY 9/7, 9/14, 9/21 Oil Landscape: Follow the Leader -- Andy
Andy will take you step-by-step through his approach to the creative interpretation of a landscape photograph.
MONDAY 10/2, 10/9, 10/16 Abstract Floral -- Andy
Andy will lead you through his process for abstraction using a floral arrangement as inspiration. This will start with colored Bombay Inks and black and white gesso then move to oil paint.
THURSDAY 10/5, 10,/12, 10/19 Portrait From the Photograph -- Andy
Andy will lead you through portrait painting process using the photograph as a reference.
THURSDAY 10/5, 10/12, 10/19 Watercolor Introduction -- Nick
Nick will lead you through the process of watercolor painting. This is a great way to add to your painting skills while learning a new approach. Every great landscape artist has a knowledge of painting in watercolor and pastel as well as oils.
MONDAY 10/23, 10/30, 11/6 Pastel Painting-- Nick and Andy
Nick and Andy will both work with you as you develop your application and simplification skills using soft pastels. We will work on a sanded pastel paper and provide all your materials for this beginning workshop,
THURSDAY 10/26, 11/2, 11/9 Figure Painting in Oil on Paper--Nick and Andy
Nick and Andy will add to your painting skills and techniques. We will prepare our paper to protect it from the oil and then exercise our figure skills on this new surface. We will work from the live model both clothed and unclothed.