Instructor: John Preston
One-Day Class. Simplifying plein air painting to capture a sense of natural light and atmosphere as stand alone work or studio reference in watercolor. Participants will learn to see “painterly”: converting what one sees to simple marks in a variety of media and recognizing the visual elements that matter to picture making.
Class Time: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM with a lunch break from noon – 1:00 PM. Bring a sack lunch or order from a local restaurant.
Location: Class location will be determined by the instructor the week prior to class. Students will be notified by phone or email by John.
Class Size: 3 minimum / 10 maximum
Materials: John will demonstrate in watercolor. Please contact John for a suggested list of materials to bring. ((641) 451-4704 or email firstname.lastname@example.org)
Join others as they gather in the Villages of Van Buren to learn from the resident artisans in their personal studios. Spend a weekend plein air painting along the Des Moines River, or step back in time as you throw bowls in a Pottery Shop. The inspiring and relaxing atmosphere of scenic Van Buren County, Iowa is, and will continue to be, a haven for creative beings.