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Southern Oregon Plein Air Event 2017 Last day for Early Registration Monday, May 15

Southern Oregon Plein Air Event 2017, produced by the Artistsworkshop and sponsored by Central Art Supply

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Central Art Supply 6th Annual Creative Art Extravaganza

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Ashland Open Studio Registration Information

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Watercolor: In Deeper Pursuit with Elaine Frenett

Two Brushes One Hand - Watercolor classes with Elaine Frenett

Want to understand pigments, mixing colors and glowing glazes better? This beginning-intermediate to intermediate class will travel through value and color wheel reviews, then move into landscape (hopefully a plein air adventure, weather permitting), greens, design and corrections. Come swim in the wet, juicy world of watercolor, demos, homework and silliness included. Basic watercolor and drawing skills suggested.

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Ashland Art Center Classes, Events and News

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Janis Lacey Ellison Announces

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All New! Pastel Classes are now forming with Janis Ellison. Weekly classes designed to teach you simple techniques to create beautiful pastel paintings. Each week the curriculum is designed to focus on different elements of landscape painting and pastel technique. Learn from an accomplished artist and experienced teacher close to home without the cost of traveling to expensive workshops!

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Registration Deadline for Paint Florence in Florence Workshop at Art Workshops by the Sea

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Please read for more information about this workshop and registre soon! Art Workshops by the Sea goes into hibernation til next spring after October’s workshops are complete, so take advantage of the Indian Summer opportunity to paint by the sea in beautiful Florence on the Oregon Coast!

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Registration Deadline for Sara Naumann Mixed Media/Ranger Ink Workshop in Florence!

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Don’t miss the fun! Time is running out. You must register by July 1st to reserve your spot in “Mixed Media Techniques” By Sara Naumann. Sara is a Certified Ranger Educator. July 20 Mixed-Media with Ranger Ink – $99. July 21 Mixed-Media with Lazertran – $99. Take both classes for a big discount – $185. Mixed-Media with Ranger Ink: Hands-on experience with 21 different techniques as we create a sampler of stamped, inked and painted examples. Mixed-Media with Lazertran: Explore, create and discover a wealth of mixed-media techniques using Lazertran waterslide decal paper to integrate photos and stamped images into your artwork. These classes are sponsored by Art Workshops By The Sea, on the beautiful Oregon coast in Florence. Follow this link to register: http://www.artworkshopsbythesea.com/ArtWorkshopsByTheSea/Register_Here.html by June 25th to save your space.

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Rogue Gallery & Art Center: May 2011 Events, Classes & Workshops

Rogue Gallery and Art Center

This month’s events, classes and workshops at the Rogue Gallery & Art Center

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So You Want to be an Art Therapist, Part Four: Can I Get an Art Therapy Job?

Seriously, can I get a job as an art therapist? It’s complicated and I’ll tell you why. Primary Topic:  Creativity read more

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