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Call for entries to win free tuition for the Masterpiece Christian Artists Conference and Workshops May 16 - 19, 2013

Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts

Call for entries!

Win an opportunity to join us for the

8th Annual Masterpiece Artists Conference

in Ashland, Oregon

“The Creator – Made in His Image Designed to Create”

May 16 – 19th,  2013 

Call for entries for art with the theme

“The Creator”

First prize – free conference tuition

Second prize $125 prize toward tuition

Third prize – $75 toward tuition

Entries will be judged by Frank Ordaz ordazart.com 

Digitally submitted entries must be received by April 11th

click for Entry details/ Information/registration

Early registration discounts by March 31st

 
   Artists of faith from across the country will be sharpening their vision and purpose, refining their skills and pursuing excellence in their craft, while equipping themselves for the calling as ambassadors for Christ in the culture of the arts.  Join us for 4 days of painting and instruction with master artists of our day whose works have attracted the attention of a generation.
    Three workshops tracks to choose from, plus One day open session samplers
chris hopkins art

TRACK 1:

Painting Foundations through Value/Color/Design/Compostion

with Resident artist Chris Hopkins www.chrishopkinsart.com

Co-instructor Dennis Lewis. dlewisart.com

Brush up on the fundamentals, concentrating on value, design, and paint application techniques and centrality of focus which controls the viewer, which is the task or every artist. Additional focus on the narrative composition for those who wish to tell a story with their art

TRACK 2 :

Figurative/Portraiture with C. Michael Dudash. cmdudash.com.

From composition to canvas – executing your vision. Establishing lighting, positioning, color pallette and eliciting mood and expression in your deign. Michael will also be teaching a special early bird “portraits” class May 15th. Space is limited to 10 participants so register early.

 

 

TRACK 3:

Landscape/Plein air/Big Sky
with Steven S. Walker stevenwalkerstudios.com
Capturing the beauty and power of the creation, capturing light and glows, the essence of critical observation, plein air -changing light and mood, incorporating photo reference materials for compelling composition.

Plus special one day workshops

Jan Hopkins- Natural Fiber Artist www.janhopkinsart.blogspot.com
Looping: The Art of Contemporary Fiber Technique. Introduction to a basic contemporary art looping technique
Kim Ragsdale collage of works
Kim Ragsdale  kimragsdale.com.

Drawing from Line to Life

and Art Marketing that Matters

   Plus Music ~ the Scriptures which inspire and compel us ~ Camaraderie with artists of faith

 all in the setting of the beautiful 1500 acre private reserve at the Box R Ranch.    www.boxrranch.com

 

 Click here for more information or to register now. 

 

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