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KOO SHADLER Egg Tempera Painting II

Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio

Old as the Egyptians and most famous during the Renaissance, egg tempera painting is becoming increasingly popular with artists today. Tempera has unsurpassed luminosity. Dozens of glazes and scumbles can be applied in a day and yet the medium also allows for meticulous linear detailing.

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TERESA OAXACA Painting Luscious Floral and/or Still Life with Effigies

Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio

The class teaches still life painting using both direct and indirect methods. Students will receive a lecture and two instructor demos, and given opportunity to make two such paintings using this method with instructor critiques, all while observing and painting from the live model.

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TJ CUNNINGHAM Painting Barns and Buildings on Whidbey Island

Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio

During this comprehensive landscape class both plein air and studio painting will be thoroughly discussed. Often, work created in the studio can lack the energy of paintings created outdoors from direct observation.

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ROBERT LIBERACE Studies in Light: Exploring Sorolla

Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio

This workshop explores the great Spanish artist Joaquin Sorolla and his unique and dynamic approach to painting.

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ZHAOMING WU Figure and Portrait with Zhaoming Wu

Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio

In this workshop, Zhaoming will teach a traditional “painterly” technique of oil painting. It will be applied to figure painting in an “alla prima” approach

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MIKE HERNANDEZ Painting the Bluffs of Whidbey in gouache or oil

Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio

Mike will cover the important fundamentals of composition, color relationships, lighting, atmospheric perspective, simplification and shape design through the use of gouache.

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FRANK EBER ‘Atmospheric Watercolors’

Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio

Bring your painting skill to a higher level!

Learn how to paint luminous watercolors by manipulating tonal values, color and edge.

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JAMES TENNISON Painting the Portrait

Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio

During this four-day workshop we will be painting a head-and-shoulders portrait from a live model.

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CARLO RUSSO Painting the floral Still Life

Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio

In this 4 day class will focus on painting the floral still life in oils. Florals can be a daunting subject and we will try to make sense of the the beautiful forms which have fascinated and frustrated artists for centuries.

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AIMEE ERICKSON Oil Painting: Inspiration and Design

Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio

This four-day oil painting workshop emphasizes the importance of having a clear idea for a painting. What is it you see that makes you want to paint something? Awareness of your inspiration guides the decisions you make as you paint.

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SETH HAVERKAMP Painting the Clothed Figure in the Environment: An Energized Start and Graceful Finish

Whidbey Island Fine Art Syudio

Painting the Clothed Figure in the Environment:
An Energized Start and Graceful Finish

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STAN PROKOPENKO Figure Drawing from Life (gesture, structure, and shading)

Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio

Students will learn the fundamental concepts for drawing the human body

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ELIZABETH ZANZINGER Alla-prima portrait paintings from life

Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio

This three-day oil painting workshop will focus on specific observational skills to help you create more efficient, lively, and accurate alla-prima portrait paintings from life.

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DAN SCHULTZ The Figure in the Landscape

Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio

This will be an in-depth oil painting workshop focusing on Dan’s technique for painting the figure outdoors.

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