Friday, April 18, 2014

Watercolor Special Effects

Katsura
Linda Murray will teach a weekend workshop on Decalcomania starting Friday, May 9, 2014 and continuing Saturday and Sunday, May 10 and 11.

Friday: Meet from 2:30 to 5:00 pm for introduction and to begin process.  Materials will dry over night.

Saturday and Sunday: 9:30 am to 4:30 pm to continue and expand.

Cost: $195

Here are some sample of Linda's work using Decalcomania.

wrap removed from dry paint
plastic wrap over wet paint

Heartbreak Ridge
Blue Buttons
Hibiscus
A Walk in the Park




Sunday, April 13, 2014


Linda Murray Decalcomania 2014


3-day Workshop May 9-11, 2014
Friday, May 9, 2:30 to 5:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday, May 10 & 11, 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Cost: $195


Call 442-0300 or visit the Gallery to sign up.
A 50% deposit will hold your place
Early registration is recommended.


Decalcomania is a watercolor technique which uses plastic wrap to manipulate wet watercolor paint to create a variety of painted effects.

Friday, April 4, 2014

Portrait Workshop

Pat Chandler will teach a 2-day Portrait Workshop
Saturday & Sunday, April 12-13, 9:30 to 4:30.
Cost is $200.

Nicholas, by Pat Chandler
Call 442-0300 or visit the Gallery to sign up.
A 50% deposit will hold your place.
Early registration is recommended.
Pat Chandler works in all media and is well-known for her pastel portraits.  Visit her website: www.chandlerfineart.com to see her portraits and other works.

Neil Gallagher
We are pleased to announce that Neil Gallagher will pose for the Pat Chandler Portrait Workshop.






Day one will teach the foundation of portraiture. Neil will sit at the end of the day for students to begin applying the fundamentals to a live subject.

On day two, Neil will sit all day for students painting in their chosen medium (oil, pastel, acrylic, watercolor, etc.).

This is a great class for beginners and experienced painters alike.

Monday, March 31, 2014

Debra Arter Opening Reception

Join us for a reception for Debra Arter on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 11 Centre St, Bath from 5 to 7 pm.

Debra is Guest Artist through May 17, and is teaching a 1-day Gelatin Print Workshop on April 26, 10 am to 4 pm.  Cost: $60 plus materials fee of $10 to Debra.



Wednesday, March 12, 2014

March Figure Drawing Resumes March 16

Plaster Nude
pastel by
Peesh McClanahan
Sundays 2-4, March 16, 23, 30

Full Series: 3 for $40, or $15 each.
Advanced reservation requested.

There will be no instruction. 
Artists bring all materials, easel.
Tables and chairs are provided.

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Portraits with Pat Chandler

2-Day Workshop: Pastel, Acrylic, Oil
Saturday-Sunday, April 12-13, 2014
9:30-4:30, $200

Day One.  Portraiture Workshop:  Appropriate for beginners; Structure of skull, the head and placement of facial features.  Proportions and relationships of features to each other in the face.   Demonstrations and illustrations by instructor in class and in handout form. 

Bring your own lunch and beverage.

Materials for Day One
Sketchpad with good paper, or two large sheets of good paper
One sheet of Canson Mi Teinte Moonstone (color) paper
Tracing or layout paper
Variety of graphite pencils
Sepia and white pastel pencils
Scissors

Day Two.  Portraiture Workshop: Working from the Model

Materials for Day Two
Please choose oils, acrylics, or pastels for your portrait.  You will bring your own materials, including the support, your medium, solvent, and brushes.  Oil solvents must be odorless.  If using pastels and a fixative, the fixative must be used outdoors and not in the classroom.   You may also need tracing paper and transfer paper.

Monday, February 10, 2014

Oil Painting Starts Saturday

Oil Painting with Eric Glass begins Saturday, Feb. 15 


All Levels - 6 Saturdays, 2-5 pm, $170
February 15-March 26 (no class March 8)

See class description and materials list on
Eric Glass Oil Painting 2014 page on rights side of blog: centrestartsgallery.blogspot.com