ONLINE: Painting From Photos: A Different Approach to Seeing

ONLINE: Painting From Photos: A Different Approach to Seeing

It’s time to give your painting a push!  Using a photo only as a reference and starting point…Emily will encourage you to take some chances, and breakthrough fears about your painting process.  Through a series of guided exercises, Emily will assist you to find fresh...
IN PERSON/HYBRID: Approaches to the Figure

IN PERSON/HYBRID: Approaches to the Figure

Our subject will be a live model on video, some filmed models and some inspiring works of art. Using both drawing and painting media we’ll practice different approaches which will focus your attention on simplifying the figure in space. Relying on observation,...
IN PERSON/HYBRID: What Is In Front Of You

IN PERSON/HYBRID: What Is In Front Of You

The process of simplifying the three dimensional world to create a drawing or painting is one of the most absorbing and exciting adventures we can have.  It can definitely be helpful to have a guide in this adventure.  What is meant by “observation”? What...
IN PERSON Drawing with Thread: Narrative Mending

IN PERSON Drawing with Thread: Narrative Mending

Using our most loved and worn garments as a canvas, we will explore new ways to continue the story of cloth through mending. Over time our clothing takes on its own narrative, through the repetitive wear of daily tasks, or a sudden unexpected tear. Rather than...