A Two Day Plein Air Workshop
Bill Lane and Sam Allerton Green,
September 6th and 7th
Wednesday and Thursday, 9am – 4pm
Sam Allerton Green
Take your painting skills outside and learn the logistics of painting plein air with artists Sam Allerton Green and Bill Lane. They will guide you through the fun (and frustrations) of working outside during this 2-day workshop. Painting locations TBD.
Medium: Any and all types. Sam will be painting in oils and Bill in watercolor but please paint in the medium that suits you best. This workshop is not about the medium, although they’ll address the nuances of oils and watercolors during their demos, it’s about painting outside !
During this 2-day workshop, Sam and Bill will cover:
– location scouting
– determining a potentially successful scene with focus on composition, focal point and a creating a “story” in your painting
– learning to be mindful of your surrounding area
– dealing with the elements… which change constantly – and more!
Here’s how the day may unfold:
Demos begin at 9:00 am sharp at the designated location. Locations will be pre-selected maps will be provided.
BYOL – Lunch will not be provided. Please plan to bring your own lunch.
The day will end with a group crit with your day’s work. around 3:30 wrapping up around 4:00 – 4:30.