Workshop:  Watercolor Techniques with Barbara Farrell
Oct
13
9:00 AM09:00

Workshop: Watercolor Techniques with Barbara Farrell

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Learn these techniques and then some at Barbara's workshop:

  • Fresh color, using fresh paint, and keeping it fresh. Expensive versus cheap.
  • Watercolor timing when to apply paint and when to dry washes.
  • Transferring your drawing to your watercolor paper.
  • Techniques, tape, masking, razors (straight edge and plastic,) using stencils and how to cut your own, calligraphy pens, pallet knives. Application and removal of paint.
  • At the end of day, a dirty pallet painting

Sign up at the September 13 Racine Art Guild Meeting or by sending your check to Janet Mrazek, 2520 West High St, Racine, WI 53404

The cost is $35 per student if we get a complete workshop of 15 students.

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Workshop: Chinese Brush Painting
Mar
3
9:30 AM09:30

Workshop: Chinese Brush Painting

RAG is offering a Chinese Brush Painting on Saturday, March 3, 9:30 – 3:30, at Wustum. 

The class is open to eight artists, and the per person cost is $50 – all materials are provided by the instructor, Gillian Graffy. A series of paintings will be done utilizing the specific strokes employed to create the simple compositions, from the most basic to those more involved. The techniques we will learn can be carried over to any painting media. If you are interested, contact Nancy Neider.

More info to come.

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Acrylic Workshop (afternoon) WORKSHOP FULL
Feb
18
1:00 PM13:00

Acrylic Workshop (afternoon) WORKSHOP FULL

Acrylic Workshop with Dan Simoneau

1:00pm - 4:30pm 

$25.00 members, $35.00 non-members UPDATE: WORKSHOP FULL

Dan is a nationally recognized artist. During the workshop he will demonstrate his painting technique of completing a painting in an hour. Participants will then paint the realistic subject of their choice from drawings or personal photos, completing the painting in an hour. A short critique and discussion will follow. “The goal of the class is fast decision making and getting enough down to represent the subject faithfully in one hour”. 

Because of high interest, Dan has agreed to teach 2 sessions. Both are limited to 12 students with several spots still available. If you have signed up please send your payment, with morning or afternoon preference, as soon as possible.

Checks ($25.00 payable to Racine Art Guild) should be
sent to: Nancy Neider, Workshop Chair at 7532 Nicholson Rd, Caledonia 53108

As we get closer to the workshop a supply list will be sent. And remember, the workshops will be held in Dan’s studio, 1405 16th Street, Racine. Parking info will be sent with supply list.

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Acrylic Workshop   (morning) WORKSHOP FULL
Feb
18
8:30 AM08:30

Acrylic Workshop (morning) WORKSHOP FULL

Acrylic Workshop with Dan Simoneau

8:30am - 12pm 

$25.00 members, $35.00 non-members UPDATE: WORKSHOP FULL

Dan is a nationally recognized artist. During the workshop he will demonstrate his painting technique of completing a painting in an hour. Participants will then paint the realistic subject of their choice from drawings or personal photos, completing the painting in an hour. A short critique and discussion will follow. “The goal of the class is fast decision making and getting enough down to represent the subject faithfully in one hour”. 

Because of high interest, Dan has agreed to teach 2 sessions. Both are limited to 12 students with several spots still available. If you have signed up please send your payment, with morning or afternoon preference, as soon as possible.

Checks ($25.00 payable to Racine Art Guild) should be
sent to: Nancy Neider, Workshop Chair at 7532 Nicholson Rd, Caledonia 53108

As we get closer to the workshop a supply list will be sent. And remember, the workshops will be held in Dan’s studio, 1405 16th Street, Racine. Parking info will be sent with supply list.

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Jan
14
9:30 AM09:30

Life Drawing Workshop

Life Drawing Workshop with Rebecca Venn

9:30-2:00 (includes break for lunch)

$40.00 members, $45.00 non-members

Rebecca Venn is recognized for her exquisite drawings of nudes and has been the winner of several of our art exhibits. The workshop is a great introduction to life drawing or a way to hone your skills without the commitment to a weekly class.  It will be broken into 2 two hour sessions - one with a female model, the other with a male.  The workshop is limited to 15 participants.  

To reserve your spot, please send a check,
payable to Racine Art Guild, to:
Sarah Andersen, 3816 Warren Circle, Racine, 53405

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