Mixed Media Forest Light

Expand on the inherent versatility of acrylics by adding other mediums, specialty papers, 3D embellishments, etc. to create your masterpiece. Your imagination is your only limitation.

Today we will recreate ‘Forest Light’ I used stamped papers with a favored quote and musical notes to rise up through the trees to draw the viewer in – Fun😊

Add $10 to the reg price and I will provide all supplies for this session!

Sumi-e Peony

Learn how to capture the essence of a subject with simplicity and spontaneity using traditional sumi brushes and black ink. We’ll begin with a demo of the very meditative process of making ink on a grinding stone and move on to the brush strokes that will evoke the spirit of our subject!

Today we’ll do a study of the master Huang Shen’s glorious painting using the sumi-e technique on canvas.

Add $10 to the reg price and I will provide all supplies for this session!

Sumi-e Great Blue Heron Waits

Learn how to capture the essence of a subject with simplicity and spontaneity using traditional sumi brushes and black ink. We’ll begin with a demo of the very meditative process of making ink on a grinding stone and move on to the brush strokes that will evoke the spirit of our subject!

The Great Blue Heron is a symbol of patience and watchfulness… a particularly fitting subject for using the sumi-e technique!

Add $10 to the reg price and I will provide all supplies for this session!

Open Studio

Have a project you need help with?  Whether acrylic, oil, watercolor, pastels, drawing, mixed media, sculpture or more – let me use my experience in the arts to help guide you in your creations.

Acrylic Asian Fall

Explore the unique joys of working with acrylics–one of the most versatile and forgiving mediums of them all.

Today we will paint ‘Asian Fall’. I’ll show you an easy painting stroke to capture the essence of a Japanese maple tree. Don’t worry if you prefer not to draw the buildings – I will have a tracing 😉

Add $10 to the reg price and I will provide all supplies for this session!

 

Mixed Media Standing in the Rain

Expand on the inherent versatility of acrylics by adding other mediums, specialty papers, 3D embellishments, etc. to create your masterpiece. Your imagination is your only limitation.

Today we will use modeling paste and stencils along with a few other tricks of the trade to create “Standing in the Rain” 😊

Add $10 to the reg price and I will provide all supplies for this session!

Acrylic Scarecrow

Explore the unique joys of working with acrylics–one of the most versatile and forgiving mediums of them all.

Today we will use our acrylics to paint ‘Scarecrow’. We’ll use a few easy serendipitous techniques while we paint him…as always, I will show you how 😊

Add $10 to the reg price and I will provide all supplies for this session!

 

Acrylic Fall Country Road

Explore the unique joys of working with acrylics – one of the most versatile and forgiving mediums of them all.

I’ll show you how to use our acrylics to paint ‘Fall Country Road’ inspired from an awesome photo by Valentin Sabau on Pixaby. There’s lots of  fun sponge work in this one!😊

This class is offered at Thomas Place as part of the Community Outreach Program for The City of Fort Worth and requires sign up through them. You can learn more about how by contacting me and/or signing up for my newsletter!

Open Studio

Have a project you need help with?  Whether acrylic, oil, watercolor, pastels, drawing, mixed media, sculpture or more – let me use my experience in the arts to help guide you in your creations.

Sumi-e Bamboo

Learn how to capture the essence of a subject with simplicity and spontaneity using traditional sumi brushes and black ink. We’ll begin with a demo of the very meditative process of making ink on a grinding stone and move on to the brush strokes that will evoke the spirit of our subject!

Today I’ll show you how to use inks and acrylics to capture the essence of ‘Bamboo’ using the sumi-e brush on canvas😊

Add $10 to the reg price and I will provide all supplies for this session!