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Pastel Underpainting

Arts Center 127 Main St., Penn Yan, NY, United States

July 19 Watercolor, pastel with alcohol application, and ink are all medias used in the creation of an underpainting for a pastel painting. You paint the first painting in an abstract manner with attention to shapes and values. Then you paint a second painting over your first painting but leaving areas for the underpainting to […]

$30.00 – $45.00

Tweaking Your Photos For Better Paintings With Nancy Lane

Arts Center 127 Main St., Penn Yan, NY, United States

We’ve all taken a photo to paint from later. But the photo didn’t quite capture what we saw or felt. We paint it anyway and are disappointed with our result-- which might have been improved if we had adjusted the photo first. In this workshop, you’ll need your smart phone, tablet or laptop with photo […]

Get Tickets $75.00 – $85.00 5 tickets left

Watercolor Painting on a Teabag with Fran Bliek

Arts Center 127 Main St., Penn Yan, NY, United States

July 25 Students will create a 5”x7” watercolor painting on a teabag. They will learn the steps in the process including: 1) how to prepare a used teabag for painting, 2) how to mount the teabag on a 5”x7” watercolor paper, 3) how to paint with watercolor on the teabag, 4) how to mat your […]

Get Tickets $20.00 – $30.00 12 tickets left

Acrylic Painting with Steve Duprey 1

Arts Center 127 Main St., Penn Yan, NY, United States

This three-hour workshop is appropriate for all levels of skill. Participants will learn the basics of brushwork, color mixing, composition, perspective and much more. The workshop is a stand-alone workshop. Participants will walk away with a completed painting that they can be proud of.

Get Tickets $55.00 – $75.00 14 tickets left

Acrylic Painting with Steve Duprey 2

Arts Center 127 Main St., Penn Yan, NY, United States

This three-hour workshop is appropriate for all levels of skill. Participants will learn the basics of brushwork, color mixing, composition, perspective and much more. The workshop is a stand-alone workshop. Participants will walk away with a completed painting that they can be proud of.

Get Tickets $55.00 – $75.00 14 tickets left

Conquering Textures in a Watercolor Still Life with Kathy Armstrong

Arts Center 127 Main St., Penn Yan, NY, United States

Monday, August 19 – Wednesday, August 21 In this 3-day workshop we will tackle painting objects like flowers, glass, metal, and fabric and learn how to achieve each of these textures in watercolor. Work from the same reference image (TBD) or choose to use your own.  Students will need to bring their own supplies.

Get Tickets $180.00 – $270.00

Platters, Bowls, & Other Slab Creations II with Tim Williams

Arts Center 127 Main St., Penn Yan, NY, United States

August 20 & 27 Using molds, templates, and gravity you will design and form platters, bowls, vessels and more. See how fast, easy and rewarding this process can be for amazing results. Finish your creations with a wide variety of glazing techniques, during the second week.

Get Tickets $80.00 – $120.00 13 tickets left

Watercolor Painting on a Teabag with Fran Bliek

Arts Center 127 Main St., Penn Yan, NY, United States

August 22 Students will create a greeting card by painting in watercolor on a teabag. They will learn the steps in the process including: 1) how to prepare a used teabag for painting, 2) how to mount the teabag on a greeting card cover, 3) how to paint with watercolor on the teabag to create […]

Get Tickets $20.00 – $30.00 14 tickets left

Acrylic Painting with Steve Duprey 3

Arts Center 127 Main St., Penn Yan, NY, United States

This three-hour workshop is appropriate for all levels of skill. Participants will learn the basics of brushwork, color mixing, composition, perspective and much more. The workshop is a stand-alone workshop. Participants will walk away with a completed painting that they can be proud of.

Get Tickets $55.00 – $75.00 14 tickets left

Watercolor Painting on Wood Panel with Fran Bliek

Arts Center 127 Main St., Penn Yan, NY, United States

September 12 Students will learn how to apply watercolor ground to a wood panel (suitable for hanging), paint on the panel in watercolor, and seal the watercolor painting with wax. No further framing required except a wire on the back of the gallery style wood panel.

Get Tickets $30.00 – $45.00 14 tickets left

Watercolor Painting on Gesso with Fran Bliek

Arts Center 127 Main St., Penn Yan, NY, United States

September 19 Students will learn how to paint a watercolor painting on gesso. Using either watercolor paper or a wood panel as the surface they will learn the characteristics of painting on gesso including added texture, ability to lift easily to white of paper. Students will also learn how to adhere finished watercolor paper to […]

Get Tickets $30.00 – $45.00 14 tickets left

Painting in Acrylics with Nancy Lane

Arts Center 127 Main St., Penn Yan, NY, United States

The explosion of acrylic paint options in the last 20 years has made this medium incredibly versatile. We’ll see how to use some of the mediums, tools, methods and techniques available in this fun medium. Then we’ll get our paints out to experiment with what we’ve learned.

Get Tickets $75.00 – $85.00 9 tickets left