WORKSHOPS AND CLASSIFIEDS

Workshops

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PSC Calendar of Events
Please visit our event calendar page by clicking the link below. Our show chairs and other PSC administrators will be adding important event dates regularly so please visit often!
Plein Air Painting Tune up with Cliff Austin
Plein Air Painting Tune up
Tuesday Mornings - on going email me for more information
locations vary, $120 for 4 sessions
some plein air experience preferred
Zoom Classes with Cliff Austin
Zoom Classes
Oil, Pastel, Acrylic Painting from Photographs
Wednesday mornings - on going
$120 for 4 sessions
Intermediate experience in art.
"September Sunsets" Paint-Along with Rita Kirkman
9/25/2021
Zoom
Come paint a variety of colorful sunsets with us!
Rita will send you the Zoom invitation, some reference photos/paintings, and materials suggestions.
Rita will be using pastel on a variety of pastel papers (mostly dark tones!) but you can use the medium of your choice. Rita has had some attendees enjoy use oil, acrylic, pastel pencil, and even watercolor with her paint-alongs. It's whatever you want to make of it!
All registrants will receive a link to the video a few days later, so if you have to miss part, no worries!
$22
Individual, In-Studio Painting Class
10/4/2021
3145 Sulky Lane, Evergreen, CO 80439
Come to my new studio for a 3 hour (or longer) in-studio painting class. The class is informal and designed to provide one-on-one instruction and guidance in the areas that you need help. Please plan to bring your mask along with your pastels, paper, travel easel and drop cloth along with the reference photo(s) you'd like to work from. I will provide you with a TV tray to put your pastels on while you're working.
When: Call or text at 720-320-3929 to schedule some time.
Cost: $75 per 3 hour class or $25/hour.
I am a Master Signature Member of PSC and I've been a teacher for over 20 years.
Please call me with questions or help signing up at either 303-202-5859 (landline) or 720-320-3929 (cell phone). Email at Artist@JeannetteStutzman.com
Mastering the Pastel Medium with Diane Fechenbach
10/4/2021
Highlands Ranch
Learn to love pastel. It is fun, easy and luminous. Ongoing classes 1st and 3rd Thursday explore mark making, mixing, layering, tips for getting started and pointers on how to finish and frame.

Learn to love pastel from a PSA signature member, IAPS Master Circle honoree, and signature member of numerous groups across the country. Pastel is fun, easy and results are luminous. Ongoing classes 1st and 3rd Thursday, 10 am to 3 pm. $90 each month. Explore this remarkable medium in a friendly group. Learn how to handle Pastel, how to best apply it, mixing, layering, tips for getting started and pointers on how to finish and frame. Topics include composition, picking the subject, a little color theory, which supplies you want in your box and why. Loads of one-on-one help.

Diane Fechenbach's Pastel classes, beg - advanced, in a small, friendly group. 1st and 3rd Wed. Taught by award winning PSA Sig, IAPS/MC, Distinguished Pastelist. South metro area. Contact her at dfechenbach@qwestoffice.net or 303.791.4591. Please leave a message. More info at www.lightnshadowstudio.com.
Rita Kirkman Pastel Workshop (F2F) With the Lake Country Pastel Society
10/13/2021 - 10/15/2021
Minneapolis, MN
Capture the vibrant glow with an innovative underpainting technique!
Receive helpful hints and tips from Rita's 40+ years of experience with pastel.
Instruction will emphasize value and temperature control, composition and techniques for a small format, and how to stay productive with your art within a busy lifestyle. All questions answered and individual attention given. From beginner to advanced.
$375 for LCPS members. $400 for non-members.
Registration info at http://www.lakecountrypastelsociety.org/workshops.php or contact Becky Jokela bjokela@gmail.com
Rita Kirkman Pastel Workshop "Layering the Light"
10/13/2021 - 10/15/2021
Minneapolis, MN
2 Spaces Left!
With the Lake Country Pastel Society
Capture the vibrant glow with an innovative underpainting technique!
Receive helpful hints and tips from Rita's 40+ years of experience with pastel.
Instruction will emphasize value and temperature control, composition and techniques for a small format, and how to stay productive with your art within a busy lifestyle. All questions answered and individual attention given. From beginner to advanced.
$375 for LCPS members. $400 for non-members.
Registration info at http://www.lakecountrypastelsociety.org/workshops.php or contact Becky Jokela bjokela@gmail.com
"Halloween Skull" Draw-Along/Paint-Along with Rita Kirkman
10/30/2021
Zoom
$22
Meet Harry... a spooky, bald, fleshless model. We'll be drawing or painting Harry in a variety of poses on October 30.
Rita will start off with a quick diagram of basic skull proportions, then will proceed to draw Harry using a variety of drawing materials on a variety of papers. You can use the medium of your choice. It's whatever you want to make of it! We'll have a spooky good time!
Upon registering, Rita will send you the Zoom invitation and several reference photos.
All registrants will receive a link to the video a few days later, so if you have to miss part, no worries!
Register here: https://www.ritakirkman.com/workshop/28535/halloween-skull-paint-along-draw-along
"Painting in Tuscany" with Marcie Cohen
5/23/2022 - 5/30/2022
Cortona, Tuscany, Italy
Join me as I lead a small group on a plein air painting adventure in beautiful Tuscany. All art instruction, lodging, meals, wine, local transportation, and two excursions are included. All levels, beginner through advanced, are welcome, as are non-painting partners. Our home base is a stunning, recently restored, 19th Century classical style villa on 4 acres and includes a swimming pool. The workshop includes a variety of breathtaking locations and towns chosen to inspire your creative work. In addition to learning new painting techniques and improving your artistic skills, this trip is about experiencing beauty, enjoying Italy, and having fun!
Please call me with questions and to sign up: 303-748-9504
For more info: marciecohen@msn.com

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Studio Liquidation Sale: New Pastel Papers!
Lakewood, CO
I am liquidating my studio and have the following items for sale. All items are new and unused. If you are interested please contact me at janmay5596@gmail.com. You can call or text me at 303-444-5596. I live in Lakewood. Thanks, Jan May

1 Roll UART 500 grit 56" x 9 meters - $100
1 Roll UART 600 grit 56" x 9 meters - $100
1 Roll Arches BFK Rives paper 42" x 10 yards 300gsm - $100

1 pack of 10 sheets 20 x 30 - Art Spectrum White Suede sanded paper - $60

Colourfix Sanded Paper - 19.5" x 27.5" $6 per sheet - Colors I have are:
Dark Leaf Green - 20 sheets
Olive Green - 10 sheets
Sand - 20 sheets
Deep Black - 20 sheets
Raw Siena - 40 sheets
Fresh Grey - 40 sheets
White - 20 sheets

Canson Mi Tienes Touch 22 x 30 $6 per sheet . Colors are:
Cream - 30 sheets
Sepia - 10 sheets

Ampersand Pastelbord 18" x 24" 10 boards - $15 each

Mi Tienes smooth Pastel Paper 19" x 25" 10 per pack -$12 per pack - Colors are:
Bright colors - 11 packs
Bisque - 1 pack
Sepia - 1 pack
Buff - 1 pack
Hemp - 1 pack
Sand - 1 pack

Pastelcard 19" x 25" $10 per sheet. Colors are:
Black - 5 sheets
Light Grey - 5 sheets
Red - 5 sheets
Green - 6 sheets
Assorted colors - 15 sheets

Clairefontaine Pastelmat 20" x 30" -$8 per sheet. Colors are:
Buttercup
Natural Siena

161 sheets of drawing paper 20" x 30" - Strathmore, Ingres, etc., - $.50 per sheet.
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