Acrylic & Oil Painting Workshops

Oil Painting Landscapes with Water, Reflection, Depth & Transparency
w/ Mike Wise

This workshop is full. Please call the gallery to sign up on the waiting list. We often fill last-minute cancellations from the waiting list. 425.697.2787

Fri-Sun / January 19-21, 2018 / 10:30-6:00pm

Landscapes come alive when water and all of its beauty is introduced into the scene. Master Impressionist Mike Wise will share his amazing techniques to create transparent water, reflective lakes and ponds with lily pads floating on the surface. You will leave energized and inspired, with a new set of tools from this excellent instructor!

Try it! Finger Painting with Acrylics
w/ Kimberly Adams

This workshop is full. Please call the gallery to sign up on the waiting list. We often fill last-minute cancellations from the waiting list. 425.697.2787

Friday / Jan 26 / 6-8:30pm

What?? Finger painting?? Yes! It’s the cool new thing! And you can Try It for yourself in our
quick, fun, evening format with our awesome Fine Art Finger Painter, Kimberly Adams! If you’ve
have been wanting to check this out this new technique, this is your chance. For a minimal
investment and maximum fun, grab a friend - or schedule a date night - and come to Edmonds
for a great evening.

Painting Dramatic Night Scene Landscapes in Oil or Acrylic
w/ Andy Eccleshall

Sat-Sun / Jan 27-28 / 10:30-4:30 pm

Moonlit skies and shining stars, soft blue hues and silvery highlights. Breathtaking! In this 2-day
workshop with our beloved Andy Eccleshall, you’ll create your own nocturne painting! Sign up
today – Andy’s workshops fill up quickly.

Creating Great Oil Paintings from Your Photos
w/ Kyle Paliotto

Sat-Sun / Feb 10-11 / 10:30-4:30 pm

How do you create an exciting painting? Using experiences, photos, plein air compositions and sketches – how do you turn that into a work of art? We’ve invited this award-winning artist and experienced instructor to come all the way from Idaho to teach you his approach and techniques. Come and learn from a master!

Beginning Finger Painting 1-Day
w/ Kimberly Adams

Sunday / Feb 25 / 10:30-4:30 pm

In this 1-day workshop, students will learn how to finger paint! Following this wonderful instructor as she takes you step-by- step, you’ll enjoy taking your painting from ordinary to extraordinary using vibrant color to enhance a cloud-dotted sky. While created for beginners to the art of finger painting fun, this workshop is also open to non-beginners who want to continue to perfect their technique. Take home your very own creation at the end of the day!

Oil Painting in The Russian Impressionist Tradition
w/ Pam Ingalls

Thursday / March 1, 2018 / 6-8 pm
Fri-Sun / March 2-4, 2018 / 10:30-4:30 pm

With renowned impressionist Pam Ingalls, learn to oil paint in this beautiful style of “liquid light”. Going through the basics - exploring value, color value and more - this experienced instructor is able to take you from wherever you are to the next level. All levels are very welcomed!

Try It! Fun with Acrylic Designs w/Kim Brayman

Friday / March 23 / 6-8:30pm

This is a “Try-It” class – just 2 ½ hours on a Friday night to experiment with creating designs with acrylic paints. Create two paintings using design techniques that are fun and playful. Learn a layered technique that makes your design pop! Step-by- step instructions, color help and demonstrations with a variety of designs to choose from.

Intro to Oil Painting
w/ Angela Bandurka

Saturday / March 2 / 1:30-:30 pm

If you’ve never picked up a brush, or you’ve never dabbled with oil paints and want to learn the basics, here’s the perfect place to start! Angela will guide and encourage you through the basics so you can create your own beautiful oil painting. Come on – you can do it! Angela can help!

The Basics & Beyond! Oil &  Acrylic Painting
w/ Angela Bandurka

5 classes / Thursdays / 5-8 pm
May 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31

This 5-week series will walk you through the elements of creating a series of paintings using oil or acrylic. Plenty of images will be provided for students to work on in their own time during class, so even if a student is fast at completing their painting, they will be able to start a new one while others work at their own pace. Students will gain experience in painting the following: simple still life, landscapes, florals, and tips for adding figures to your work.