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

Basic Oil Painting workshop

Basic oil painting: This course is designed to help both beginning painters and students needing refresher in basics gain understanding in fundamentals of oil painting materials and techniques. First day morning – review basic principles, composition, color theory, perspective, color. mixing etc. materials required, safety tips for oil painting followed by short demonstration. All participants will be … Continue reading Basic Oil Painting workshop

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)

VAST March Guest Artist Presentation by Cecy Turner March 2

You are invited to join the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST), for a presentation by Artist Cecy Turner on Wednesday, March 2nd at 6:00 pm, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center (PAAC), 400 East Hickory St, Denton, TX. Cecy Turner is an award-winning artist and a Texas native. She graduated from Vanderbilt University and did … Continue reading VAST March Guest Artist Presentation by Cecy Turner March 2

“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)

Taking Your Painting to the Next Level

Every Monday in E. Melinda Morrison's studio 10am - 1pm, Fort Worth, TX 76110 $50/class, 3 classes per month required  Class DescriptionMelinda teaches on the tools painters need in their tool belt to solve problems in painting. Being intentional and doing preparation prior to painting goes a long way in the creation of a successful painting, but we … Continue reading Taking Your Painting to the Next Level

Presentation by Painter Bev Boren – VAST’s February Guest Artist

Please join The Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST), for a presentation and demonstration by Artist Bev Boren on  Wednesday, February 5th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX. Ms. Boren paints in oil and watercolor. Her work is primarily the result of her need to … Continue reading Presentation by Painter Bev Boren – VAST’s February Guest Artist

Call for Artists – 29th National Juried Exhibition

Oil Painters of America will be holding its 29th National Juried Exhibition of Representational Oil Paintings, May 15 through June 13, 2020 at RS Hanna Gallery in Fredericksburg, Texas. Approximately 30 awards will be given with a total value estimated in excess of $100,000, including a $25,000 Best of Show.  Convention events will include a … Continue reading Call for Artists – 29th National Juried Exhibition

Chris Brandley: Colors of Europe exhibit reception Oct. 25

The vibrant oil paintings of Texas artist, Chris Brandley embrace a range of subjects, with a focus on expressive brushstrokes, and intense lighting. Her current collection “Colors of Europe,” now showing at Keller’s Elm Street Studio delivers a delightful array of both grand and intimate moments from her visits in France and Italy. Brandley takes … Continue reading Chris Brandley: Colors of Europe exhibit reception Oct. 25

Study with portrait artist Phil Boatwright

Award winning artist Phil Boatwright is teaching a small class on Monday nights at his home studio in the Creek Crossing area of Mesquite. The class is limited to 5 students. All levels from beginners to advanced are welcome. Instruction will be tailored to the individual students needs and goals. If you want to draw … Continue reading Study with portrait artist Phil Boatwright

Plein Air Oil Painting Classes by Patrick Michael Reeves

Accomplished impressionist painter, Patrick Michael Reeves, invites you to share in his vast knowledge and love of plein air painting with his new monthly classes offered in the Lake Highlands area of Dallas. Patrick will begin each class with a short demonstration and discussion of key principles such as composition and color theory. Then pick … Continue reading Plein Air Oil Painting Classes by Patrick Michael Reeves

Paint Along and Problem-Solve Class with E. Melinda Morrison

Wednesday’s in August, Friday’s in SeptemberMedium: Oils, acrylics or pastelsWhere: Melinda's studio, 10am - 1pm2417 Ryan Avenue, Fort Worth, TX 76110Price: $45/class. Class Description: Being intentional and doing preparation prior to painting goes a long way in a successful painting, but we all need those problem-solving tools (drawing, value, color/temperature, edges, and texture) to help us … Continue reading Paint Along and Problem-Solve Class with E. Melinda Morrison