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Mastering Composition through Still Life with Silvia Trujillo

Mastering Composition through Still Life with Silvia Trujillo Saturday August 6, 10am-2pm Composition is the foundation of all great paintings and drawings. Using the rule of thirds, Silvia will guide students through exercises in creating a variety of shapes while helping you gain a better understanding of the subtleties of Notan, the Japanese design concept of light/dark patterns.

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Art Inspires Ashland 2014

Art Inspires Ashland 2014 Flyer

You’re Invited! Art Inspires Ashland Nov 14 – 16, 2014, with evening artist presentations and workshops with Dan Thompson, Jean Cacicedo & Natalie Fletcher. Early Bird special for Evening Presentations tickets ends on November 1!

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The Value of Value Studies

To my watercolor painting friends, do you prepare value studies or notans?  Confession time, sometimes I don’t and I think I’m missing out on a critical tool that would help me make my paintings better.  And, don’t we always strive to be better, to get to the next level?   Some of my favorite watermedia […]

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