August

Watercolor Unleashed! Watercolor on Canvas

8/25/17 - 8/26/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$200

September

An Oil Painter’s Potpourri

9/6/17 - 9/8/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$350 + $50 model fee/ 3 days

Painting Florals Large & Loose

9/11/17 - 9/13/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$325/ 3 days

Palette Knife Landscape Painting: Lose the Brush!

9/15/17 - 9/16/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$225/ 2 days

Plein Air Painting at the Grand Canyon (DESTINATION)

9/18/17 - 9/22/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$675 + $75 Park Fee

Simplifying the Head in Oil and Charcoal

9/19/17 - 9/20/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$200 + $35 model fee/ 2 days

Plein Air Painting: Star Valley, Wyoming (DESTINATION)

9/27/17 - 9/30/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$550/4 days

October

Anatomy and Drawing

10/2/17 - 10/6/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650 + $50 model fees/ 5 days

Trompe L’oeil

10/2/17 - 10/4/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$300/ 3 days

Animals, Figures, and Backgrounds

10/3/17 - 10/6/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$400/ 4 days

The Child Portrait

10/6/17 - 10/8/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$425 + $50 model fee/ 3 days

Painting Landscapes from Photographs

10/9/17 - 10/12/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$500/ 4 days

Painting What You See: The Alla Prima Approach to Painting 

10/9/17 - 10/12/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$625/ 4 days

The Figure in Context

10/9/17 - 10/13/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$600 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Painting Dramatic Light

10/9/17 - 10/13/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$600 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Watercolor Unleashed! Rocks, Pebbles and Boulders

10/13/17 - 10/14/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$200/ 2 days

Abstracting the Landscape

10/16/17 - 10/19/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$495/ 4 days

Inspired Painting

10/16/17 - 10/20/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$635 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

The Portrait in Relief (From Life and Photo Reference)

10/16/17 - 10/20/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$725 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Portrait Boot Camp

10/16/17 - 10/20/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$750 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Landscape Painting from Start to Finish: Creating Atmosphere, Space and Light

10/20/17 - 10/22/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$375/ 3 days

Design and Painting

10/21/17 - 10/23/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$350 + $50 model fee/ 3 days

Painting for the Love of Animals and the Landscape

10/23/17 - 10/26/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$495/ 4 days

Portrait Drawing

10/23/17 - 10/26/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$450 + $50 model fee/ 4 days

All About Color – Concept, Perception, and Usage

10/23/17 - 10/27/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$635/ 5 days OR $395/ 3 days ONLY (Mon-Wed) + $35 materials fee

Painting Floral Still Life in Oil and Acrylic

10/25/17 - 10/27/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$325/ 3 days

Picture Book Illustrating Workshop

10/27/17 - 10/28/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$200/ 2 days

3-Day Starting Methods from Life and Photos

10/30/17 - 11/1/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$350 + $50 model fee/ 3 days

Sculpting Horses and Cattle from Life at Saguaro Lake Ranch (DESTINATION)

10/30/17 - 11/2/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650 +$50 model fee/ 4 days

Bringing the Outdoors In: Painting Expressive Landscapes in Oil

10/30/17 - 11/3/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$625/ 5 days

The Figure in Oil: In Studio and Plein Air

10/30/17 - 11/3/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$685 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Painting Beautiful Florals

10/30/17 - 11/2/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$500/4 days

November

Plein Air Painting: Montezuma’s Castle, Arizona (DESTINATION)

11/3/17 - 11/5/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$395/ 3 day

The Naturalist Floral

11/3/17 - 11/5/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$575/ 3 day

3 Day Portrait Painting in Layers

11/3/17 - 11/5/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$575 + $50 model fee/ 3 days

Loosen Up: Seeing, Simplifying, and Expression

11/6/17 - 11/8/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$395/ 3 days

“Light | Composition | Emotion – Painting the Still Life” 

11/6/17 - 11/10/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$395/ 3 days

Painting the Alla Prima Studio Portrait and Figure

11/6/17 - 11/8/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$575 + $50 model fee/ 3 days

Painting into Abstraction

11/7/17 - 11/10/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$500/ 4 days

Painting the Portrait Inside and Out

11/13/17 - 11/16/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$475 + $50 model fee/ 4 days

The Art of Clean Color

11/13/17 - 11/16/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$550/ 4 days

Figure Painting Design and Composition

11/13/17 - 11/17/17
10:00AM - 5:00PM
$675 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Plein Air and Studio

11/13/17 - 11/17/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$680/ 5 days

Watercolor: Bold and Sassy!

11/17/17 - 11/18/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$200/ 2 days

Saturated Wet Watercolor

11/17/17 - 11/18/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$200/ 2 days

Design Boot Camp

11/28/17 - 12/1/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$495/ 4 days

The Language and Practice of Life Drawing

11/28/17 - 12/2/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$795 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Landscapes in Pastel: Creating Beautiful Light

11/28/17 - 12/2/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$600/ 5 days

Figurative and Still Life Workshop

11/28/17 - 12/2/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$950 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

December

Power of Landscape

12/4/17 - 12/8/17
10:00AM - 5:00PM
$600/ 5 days

Wildlife Painting

12/4/17 - 12/8/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$600/ 5 days

Painting and Drawing the Horse in Sunlight (DESTINATION)

12/4/17 - 12/8/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$795 + $50 horse model fee/ 5 days

From Plein Air to Studio

12/4/17 - 12/8/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650/ 5 days

Image to Abstract 1

12/5/17 - 12/7/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$395/ 3 days

Alla Prima Portrait Painting

12/8/17 - 12/11/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$575 + $50 model fee/ 4 days

Palette Knife Landscape Painting: Lose the Brush!

12/9/17 - 12/10/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$225/ 2 days

Oil Painting Essentials

12/11/17 - 12/15/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$695 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Birds in Sculpture

12/11/17 - 12/15/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650 + $50 materials fee/ 5 days

Painting Figures and Animals from a Photo Reference

12/13/17 - 12/15/17
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$325/ 3 days

January

Painting Light and Lively Florals

1/3/18 - 1/6/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$500/ 4 days

Portrait Sculpture: This Time with Feeling!

1/3/18 - 1/7/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$725 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Studying the Old Masters

1/3/18 - 1/7/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650/ 5 days

The Figure in Pastels

1/5/18 - 1/7/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$395 + $50 model fee/ 3 days

Seeing the World as a Photograph

1/8/18 - 1/11/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$400/ 4 days

Principles of Painting

1/8/18 - 1/12/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650/ 5 days

Bringing Animals to Life

1/8/18 - 1/12/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650/ 5 days

Drawing and Painting the Nude Figure

1/8/18 - 1/12/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$850 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Composition, Color and Creative Cacophony

1/12/18 - 1/14/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$625/ 3 days

Painting the Portrait

1/15/18 - 1/19/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Sculpting the Figure

1/15/18 - 1/19/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Figure and Portrait Drawing with Charcoal

1/15/18 - 1/19/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$635 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Suggesting Reality Copy

1/15/18 - 1/19/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650/ 5 days

Bringing the Garden Indoors

1/22/18 - 1/25/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$550/ 4 days

Capturing the Expressive Qualities of the Alla Prima Portrait

1/22/18 - 1/25/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$625 + $50 model fee/ 4 days

A Creative Approach to Floral Compositions

1/22/18 - 1/25/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$625/ 4 days

Concept: The Story Behind your Painting

1/22/18 - 1/25/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$725/ 4 days

Light, Color and Composition en Plein Air

1/26/18 - 1/28/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$300/ 3 days

Palette Knife Landscape Painting: Lose the Brush!

1/26/18 - 1/27/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$225/ 2 days

Discover the Joy of Creativity

1/29/18 - 2/1/18
10:00AM - 5:00PM
$540/ 4 days

Capturing the Light

1/29/18 - 2/2/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$675/ 5 days

Figure and Studio Painting

1/29/18 - 2/2/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$750 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Light and Shadow: Painting the Portrait and Still Life

1/29/18 - 2/2/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$675 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

February

The Unspoken Rules of Color

2/2/18 - 2/4/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$395 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Painting Outdoors in Gold Canyon, Arizona (DESTINATION)

2/5/18 - 2/8/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$575/ 5 days

Painting the Portrait in Oil

2/5/18 - 2/9/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$725 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Painting the Inspired Portrait and Figure in Oil

2/5/18 - 2/9/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$625 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Painting a Modern Still-Life

2/5/18 - 2/9/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$675/ 5 days

Fundamentals of Studio Landscape Painting

2/5/18 - 2/9/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$625/ 5 days

Native American Models in Traditional Attire

2/5/18 - 2/9/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$750 + $100 model fee (no photos)/ 5 days

Plein Air Painting on the Island of Kauai, Hawaii (DESTINATION)

2/12/18 - 2/16/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$775/ 5 days

One-Way Trip to Composing Sculpture

2/12/18 - 2/16/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

How to Construct a Painting in the Studio

2/12/18 - 2/16/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$800/ 5 days

Painting the Portrait and Figure in Full Color, And Exploration of Mark Making and Composing with Hue

2/12/18 - 2/16/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$775 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Wiegardt’s Painterly Watercolors

2/12/18 - 2/16/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650/ 5 days

The Figure: Arriving at Full Color

2/17/18 - 2/21/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$800 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Painting Still Life with a Strong Light and Shadow Concept

2/19/18 - 2/22/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$500/ 4 days

Plein Air with Mark Boedges

2/19/18 - 2/23/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650/ 5 days

Quick Sketch Figure Painting

2/19/18 - 2/23/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Painting the Old West: Tubac, Arizona (DESTINATION)

2/19/18 - 2/23/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$635/ 5 days

Drawing the Portrait

2/23/18 - 2/25/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$395 + $50 model fee/ 3 days

Portrait Painting FAQ

2/24/18 - 2/26/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$575+ $50 model fee/ 3 days

Painting Landscapes from Photographs

2/26/18 - 3/1/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$500/4 days

Painting the Figure from Photographs 

2/26/18 - 3/2/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$675/ 5 days

The Art of Seeing: Making a Painting Work

2/27/18 - 3/2/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$550 + $50 model fee/ 4 days

Capturing the Light in Floral Still Life

2/28/18 - 3/2/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$395/ 3 days

March

Monotype Print Making

3/1/18 - 3/3/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$300/ 3 days

Loosen Up: Seeing, Simplifying, and Expression

3/5/18 - 3/7/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$395/ 3 days

Creating Strong Figure Compositions from the Live Model Utilizing Abstraction Principles

3/5/18 - 3/8/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$495 + $50 model fee/ 4 days

Paint with an Understanding of the Masters

3/5/18 - 3/9/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

A Modern Approach to Watercolor

3/5/18 - 3/9/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$600/ 5 days

Painting Florals Large & Loose

3/7/18 - 3/9/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$325/ 3 days

Go Big or Go Home!

3/8/18 - 3/12/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$600 + $120 model fee + $150 materials fee/ 5 days

Plein Air Painting in West Palm Beach, Florida (DESTINATION)

3/12/18 - 3/16/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650/ 5 days

Putting Radiant Light into Your Paintings

3/12/18 - 3/16/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$635/ 5 days

Discover a New Way of Seeing Color

3/12/18 - 3/16/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$675 +$50 model fee/ 5 days

Image to Abstract 2

3/13/18 - 3/15/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$395/ 3 days

Gouache on the Go

3/13/18 - 3/14/18
10:00AM - 5:00PM
$250/ 2 days

Painting Atmospheric Landscapes

3/14/18 - 3/17/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$750/ 4 days

Paint a Spring Scene in Oil

3/16/18 - 3/17/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$200/ 2 days

Watercolor Sketching for the Artist on the Go

3/16/18 - 3/18/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$300/ 3 days

Developing the Figure through Drawing and Painting

3/19/18 - 3/22/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$550 + $50 model fee/4 days

Paint the Town! Cityscape Painting Fundamentals for Day and Night City Scenes

3/19/18 - 3/22/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$395/ 4 days

Plein Air Sketch and Quick Studies to Studio

3/19/18 - 3/22/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$600/ 4 days

Techniques and Composition for Dramatic Wildlife Painting

3/19/18 - 3/23/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$600/ 5 days

Let Fechin Help You Paint Sunflowers

3/23/18 - 3/24/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$200/ 2 days

Pastels, Portraits, Shapes, Colors and Values 2

3/23/18 - 3/24/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$200 + $35 model fee/ 2 days

Painting with Emphasis on Light and Color: Still-Life, Figure and Landscape

3/26/18 - 3/30/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$700 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Alla Prima: Painting the Portrait & Figure from Life

3/26/18 - 3/30/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

The Figure in Oil: In Studio and Plein Air

3/26/18 - 3/30/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$685 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Experience the Wonders of Water-Based Media

3/26/18 - 3/30/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$675/ 5 days

April

How to Paint Loose and Atmospheric Watercolors

4/2/18 - 4/6/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$600/ 5 days

Acrylic Landscapes

4/2/18 - 4/6/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$800/ 5 days

Figurative Painting

4/2/18 - 4/6/18
10:00AM - 5:00PM
$750 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Composing in Color

4/2/18 - 4/6/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Figurative Painting (2 week)

4/2/18 - 4/13/18
10:00AM - 5:00PM
$1300 + $100 model fee/ 10 days

Plein Air in Southern Utah (DESTINATION)

4/6/18 - 4/9/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$495/ 4 days

The Basics of Oil Painting

4/9/18 - 4/12/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$595/ 4 days

Plein Air to Studio, Making Your Studies Work for You Indoors

4/9/18 - 4/12/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$750/ 4 days

Figurative Painting

4/9/18 - 4/13/18
10:00AM - 5:00PM
$750 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Watercolor Portraits from Life

4/9/18 - 4/11/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$300 + $50 model fee/ 3 days

Color Confidence

4/12/18 - 4/15/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$600/ 4 days

Secrets of Sculpture Realism Revealed!

4/14/18 - 4/15/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$200 + $10 materials fee/ 2 days

Oil Painting: Clean and Simple

4/16/18 - 4/18/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$395/ 3 days

The Conceptual Still Life

4/16/18 - 4/19/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650/ 4 days

Seeing and Capturing Your Subject: Painting the La Jolla Coastline, California (DESTINATION)

4/16/18 - 4/20/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650/ 5 days

Mastering Water Media, Acrylic and Watercolor

4/16/18 - 4/20/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$600/ 5 days

Putting the Horse in Action!

4/16/18 - 4/20/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$625/ 5 days

Palette Knife Landscape Painting: Lose the Brush!

4/20/18 - 4/21/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$225/ 2 days

Suggesting Reality

4/23/18 - 4/27/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650/ 5 days

Design and Painting

4/26/18 - 4/28/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$350 + $50 model fee/ 3 days

Composite Drawing: Transcribing a Facial Memory into Art

4/30/18 - 5/4/18
8:30AM - 4:30PM
$850/ 5 days

Understanding the Human Face

4/30/18 - 5/4/18
8:30AM - 4:30PM
$950/ 5 days

May

Capturing the Light: Painting in Mendocino, California (DESTINATION)

5/3/18 - 5/6/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$775/ 4 days

Painting Figures and Animals from a Photo Reference

5/3/18 - 5/4/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$200/ 2 days

Chiaroscuro Still Life Painting

5/7/18 - 5/10/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$450/ 4 days

Oil Painting Strategies for Working from Life

5/7/18 - 5/11/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650 + $50 model fee/ 5 days

Painting Napa Valley En Plein Air: California (DESTINATION)

5/9/18 - 5/12/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$495/ 4 days

An Approach to Figure Painting

5/21/18 - 5/24/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$550 + $50 model fee/ 4 days

June

Plein Air: Painting the Beartooth Range, Montana (DESTINATION)

6/25/18 - 6/29/18
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$650/ 5 days