11/14/2017

Oil Painting Fundamentals

Westport Arts Center - 51 Riverside Drive, Westport, CT 06880

Come explore paint on canvas in this fundamentals oil painting class lead by local artist Randi Jane Davis. Davis uses her training as an engineer to help students problem solve while developing a keen awareness of pattern and spatial relationships.

Learn the technical skills, theories, and methods of traditional painting while building a strong foundation in the application of color and experimenting with professional-level materials.

Davis studied under John Osborne, and has worked with Jesus Emmanuel Villarreal, Alyssa Monks, Susan Lyon and Scott Burdick. She is a member of the prestigious Salmagundi Art Club, The New York Society of Women Artists, and an Associate Member of the Oil Painters of America and American Women Artists. Additionally, she has won several awards throughout her impressive career.

9/11/2017

Plein Air Painting Workshop

Carriage Barn Arts Center - 681 South Ave., New Canaan, CT 06840

September 11 & 12 from 9am-1pm (rain date Sept. 13)

Artists & Beginners Welcome — come try your hand a plein air painting! 

In this two-day workshop on the grounds of Waveny Park, participants will learn about location choice, how to identify subject matter and the rudiments of composition.  Also covered —  important strategies for how to start an outdoor painting and (as important) when to stop.  Through demonstration and individual attention, learn techniques on the importance of value and color and how to mix color to create a cohesive painting.  Bring your own supplies and work in medium of your choice — oil paint or pastels, watercolor, acrylic.

Randi Jane Davis is an award-winning contemporary painter who examines objects and their surroundings, transferring her impressions to the canvas in fluid, gestural strokes.  She is a member of the prestigious Salmagundi Art Club, The New York Society of Women Artists, and an Associate Member of the Oil Painters of America and American Women Artists

$135/non-members, $110 members 

9/13/2017

Oil Painting Fundamentals

Westport Arts Center - 51 Riverside Ave., Westport, CT 06880

Come explore paint on canvas in this fundamentals oil painting class lead by local artist Randi Jane Davis. Davis uses her training as an engineer to help students problem solve while developing a keen awareness of pattern and spatial relationships.

Learn the technical skills, theories, and methods of traditional painting while building a strong foundation in the application of color and experimenting with professional-level materials.

Davis studied under John Osborne, and has worked with Jesus Emmanuel Villarreal, Alyssa Monks, Susan Lyon and Scott Burdick. She is a member of the prestigious Salmagundi Art Club, The New York Society of Women Artists, and an Associate Member of the Oil Painters of America and American Women Artists. Additionally, she has won several awards throughout her impressive career.

Wednesdays, 7:00 - 8:30 pm (Adult Education): September 13 - November 1
$350 Non-Members/$325 WAC Members*

Lachat Town Farm - 106 Godfrey Road West, Weston, CT

Tuesdays - August 22,  29 and September 5 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM 

"Try Your Hand at Plein Air" is a program that will take you thru the critical topics of composition, color, value, brush strokes, the effects of atmosphere and the equipment required. Randi will conduct small demonstrations and provide examples as well as one on one discussions as needed, all designed to help beginners to the intermediate painters better understand the underlying principles and technical aspects involved.

Drop in cost is $40 per class. Class size is limited to 12.

Lachat Town Farm appreciates your participation and support of our programs. Our nominal fees enable us to offer a diverse range of programs for residents of all ages. Thank you for supporting your town farm!

 

Cost: $120 per Person

www.lachatfarm.org

Lachat Town Farm - 106 Godfrey Road West, Weston, CT

Tuesdays - July 11,18 and 25 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM 

"Try Your Hand at Plein Air" is a program that will take you thru the critical topics of composition, color, value, brush strokes, the effects of atmosphere and the equipment required. Randi will conduct small demonstrations and provide examples as well as one on one discussions as needed, all designed to help beginners to the intermediate painters better understand the underlying principles and technical aspects involved.

Drop in cost is $40 per class. Class size is limited to 12.

Lachat Town Farm appreciates your participation and support of our programs. Our nominal fees enable us to offer a diverse range of programs for residents of all ages. Thank you for supporting your town farm!

 

Cost: $120 per Person

www.lachatfarm.org

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