Abstract Painting Workshop
$170 member price
$190 for non-members
Course Description: Learn to use your personal inspiration to build your abstract painting from start to finish. Explore composition, color, texture and painting techniques using your paint medium of choice (acrylic, oil, watercolor).
During each session there will be individual and group instruction.
Suggested Supply List to bring:
Bring a current painting you’re working on
2-3 new canvas’s minimum size 16” x 220”
Brushes varied sizes and tips (at least one 2” + brush); pallet knives (3”+)
Painting mediums and textures of choice – gels, molding paste, mediums necessary for your paint choice. Please bring your own textures to experiment with: sand, plastic, collage papers, etc.; Be CREATIVE!
Clothing: Comfortable apron, smock or painting shirt, gloves …etc.
About the Instructor
Trained in experimental abstract oil painting and ceramics, Melanie has a BFA from Texas Tech University. Not a Texan herself, she was born in Washington D.C and has been fortunate to travel the world, be introduced to different cultures and spectacular landscapes – which she feels peaked her interest in art.
Melanie has also has been fortunate to work under the mentorship of Tadashi Hawakawa, who has encouraged her to share her artistic talents with a much greater audience, including acceptance to exhibits in Nagasaki, Japan in 2012, 2014 and 2017; Chacala, MX; and has artwork in private collections throughout the United States.
Residing in Colorado, Melanie has a studio in Evergreen and is currently represented by Mirada Fine Art Gallery in Indian Hills, CO., and also in Red Lodge, MT and Nashville, TN.
Day of the Week: Saturday, October 26 and Sunday, October 27
Cost: Members- $170
Non-Members- $190REGISTER NOW