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. 


One day Workshops prior to Thanksgiving


Monday 11/13  Nick -- Making Your Own Sketchbook

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Monday  11/13  Andy -- Using Exciting Color in Your Landscape (start only)

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Monday  11/20   Nick -- Setting Up Your In-Home Studio

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Monday  11/20  Andy -- Using Trees in a Landscape


Thursday 11/16    Nick --  Emulsions in Oil Paint

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 Thursday 11/16 Andy -- Signature Tree

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