Painting the Watercolor Portrait
Fealing Lin | April 10–14, 2017 | $600

Portrait painting can be very intimidating especially when using watercolor. Award winning watercolorist, Fealing Lin, combines semi -abstract strokes and impressionistic concepts to elicit life and movement in her portrait and figure paintings. Each day of the workshop there will...

Bronze Casting Party
Sedona Bronze | Friday, April 14, 2017, 4:30–7:00 pm
Limited Places / Admission $25

Experience a sunset bronze casting, hosted by sculptor Susan Kliewer at Sedona’s favorite foundry! The artist will present her latest series, an edition created especially for the Sedona Arts Center. The celebration includes food, wine and s’mores, and the $25 registration fee can be applied to any purchase made at the event.


Emphasizing Abstraction
Stuart Shils | April 21–23, 2017 | Tuition: $ 875

Working in the studio from reproductions including older and 20th century masters, we'll move through a guided series of exercises to understand that abstraction - composition with color and shape - is THE foundation, the great engine behind all painting...

Visual Dreaming in the Life Studio
Stuart Shils | April 25–27, 2017 | Tuition: $ 875

This 3 day workshop approaches working from 'life' through the graphic priorities of 'painting' as opposed to anatomy or any ideas about 'how to' paint the figure as in neoclassical ateliers. For us, the presence of the 'model' will serve as a shifting and relative point of reference within...

Sculpting the Character Bust
Susan Kliewer | May 15–17, 2017 | Tuition: 350.00 +50.00 materials & models fee

Working with a master artist you'll move from first principles to nuance and exaggeration and learn to sculpt a convincing character study. Students will be using oil base clay over a simple armature. The first day you will explore the basic structure of the head and features the...

Artist Retreat: Abstract/Figurative Workshop
Robert Burridge | May 15–19, 2017 | Tuition: $ 630

This workshop pushes you out of your safe zone and into a brand new, looser, abstract direction drawing, painting and collaging the contemporary nude. You will learn expressive painting techniques for the modern painter...

The Egg Tempera Portrait
Koo Schadler | November 6–10, 2017 | Tuition: $650

Old as the Egyptians and most famous during the Renaissance, egg tempera painting is becoming increasingly popular with artists today. Tempera has unsurpassed luminosity. Dozens of glazes and scumbles can be applied in a day, and yet the medium also allows for meticulous...

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