Online Painting Course; The Essence of Assisi

Enrollment for The Essence of Assisi online painting course opens September 1st! Created by local artist Chris Brandley. Paint Assisi, Italy from the comfort of your home. Pause, rewind, or forward your lesson as needed; and watch when convenient for you! After enrollment you'll receive lifetime access! Included are 7 full-length painting lessons from beginning … Continue reading Online Painting Course; The Essence of Assisi

Let’s Paint France! (TEXAS workshop)

3 Day Workshop: (Early Bird Special only $450 - ends May 31st 2022) Let’s paint beautiful France! I will have wonderful photos from my recent trip to France that we will paint from! The workshop takes place inside the beautiful Grand Hall Terrace at the NRH Centre in North Richland Hills, Texas.  My demos will … Continue reading Let’s Paint France! (TEXAS workshop)

“Let’s Paint Italy” Texas Workshop Jan. 27 – 29

Alla Prima 3 day painting workshop; January 27th - 29th 2022 Let’s paint beautiful Italy right here in Texas! I will have wonderful photos from my recent trip to Italy that we will paint from. The workshop takes place inside the beautiful Grand Hall Terrace at the NRH Centre in North Richland Hills, Texas.  My … Continue reading “Let’s Paint Italy” Texas Workshop Jan. 27 – 29

“In Person” workshop; Paint Alla Prima

Join me for an "in person" painting workshop October 22nd -24th! This will be a very small class in a nice open space in North Richland Hills, Texas so we can safely social distance. My demos will be in oils, but the class is open to acrylic painters as well. Learn to keep colors vibrant … Continue reading “In Person” workshop; Paint Alla Prima

“Let’s Paint Tuscany!” (Workshop in North Texas)

Only 2 spots left for this workshop in North Richland Hills, Texas..."Let's Paint Tuscany!" August 20-22nd. We are keeping the class size to 50% to maintain social distancing. In this particular workshop we will paint beautiful Tuscany from photos from my travels. Our 3 days together will include step by step demonstrations, one on one individual … Continue reading “Let’s Paint Tuscany!” (Workshop in North Texas)

Betty Watkins: Making a Splash at Giddens Gallery

You are invited - Betty’s Reception & Show Giddens Gallery of Fine Art in Grapevine “Making a Splash”by Betty Watkins Betty’s Show Dec 12 – 21, 2019Gallery open Tuesday – Saturday 11:00am – 6:00pm Saturday, Dec 14th, 2019 Betty’s Reception 6:00 PM till 9:00 PM Enjoy Fine Art, Complimentary Wine, Hors d’oeuvres and Smiles - … Continue reading Betty Watkins: Making a Splash at Giddens Gallery

Let’s Paint Tuscany! (Right here in Texas) April 2-4, 2020

Let's Paint Tuscany! (*3 day TEXAS workshop*). I've just returned from teaching in Italy, and would like to invite you to join me in painting Tuscany from my photos. Learn to paint more loosely with clean, vivid color. All levels welcome! Don't miss the Early Bird Special for a limited time! Seats fill quickly, don't … Continue reading Let’s Paint Tuscany! (Right here in Texas) April 2-4, 2020

Painting Alla Prima Style in Florida

Come getaway with me for a fun-filled painting workshop in Indian Rocks Beach, Florida! Indian Rocks Beach is known for it's gorgeous Gulf of Mexico sunsets, peaceful beaches, calm clear waters, a family-friendly atmosphere, pristine shorelines and less crowds than the other tourist-centered beaches. We will be inside the lovely air-conditioned Beach Arts Center, where … Continue reading Painting Alla Prima Style in Florida

Painting Alla Prima Style in Florida

4/26/2019 - 4/28/2019 Indian Rocks Beach is known for it's gorgeous Gulf of Mexico sunsets, peaceful beaches, calm clear waters, a family-friendly atmosphere, pristine shorelines and less crowds than the other tourist-centered beaches. Join Chris Brandley for 3 exciting days of painting in Sunny Florida! We will be inside the lovely Beach Arts Center (just … Continue reading Painting Alla Prima Style in Florida

Oil Painting Alla Prima Style; North Richland Hills, Tx

Dates & Price 2/15/2019 - 2/16/2019 $295.00 Location NRH Center 6000 Hawk Ave North Richland Hills, Texas 76180 Join me for 2 exciting days of oil painting at the beautiful NRH Center!  Our time together will include a step by step demonstration, one on one individual easel time, and fun exercises to learn how to … Continue reading Oil Painting Alla Prima Style; North Richland Hills, Tx

Painting Alla Prima in Indian Rocks Beach, Florida with Chris Brandley

Join me for 3 exciting days of painting in sunny Florida! Learn how to take an ordinary photograph, and use artistic license to paint from the heart by infusing clean, vivid color, loose brush strokes, and beautiful lighting. This workshop is open to artists who use oils, acrylics, or water-soluble oils. Dates: April 26-28, 2019. … Continue reading Painting Alla Prima in Indian Rocks Beach, Florida with Chris Brandley

Paint Under the Tuscan Sun! 2019

Have you ever dreamed of painting under the Tuscan Sun? Your dreams will come true on this artist's retreat! We will stay at Casa Berti, a 17th century Italian Villa that's been exquisitely renovated with today's modern conveniences. Casa Berti is located in the beautiful Tuscan countryside above Lucca, Italy. Sessions 1 and 2 almost … Continue reading Paint Under the Tuscan Sun! 2019

Paint Under the Tuscan Sun!

I'd like to invite you to come Paint Under the Tuscan Sun! Registration now open. Join me in Lucca, Italy and stay in an exquisite 17th century Italian Villa next October (2019)...come for session 1, October 5-12; session 2, October 12-19, or sign up for both! (15% discount for both sessions). The weather in Italy … Continue reading Paint Under the Tuscan Sun!