Upcoming Workshops - Paint in Charming Round Top
2 Great Workshops - 2018
Eric Jacobsen Painting Workshop - February
Robert Johnson and Rick Hodgins Still Life and Portrait Workshop - April
Painting with 2 Masters - Robert Johnson & Rick Hodgins
Be a part of this unique experience. Study with 2 great artists in 4 days. Learn still life and portrait painting. Demos by both intructors.
Oil Painting Workshop
4 day, Tuesday - Friday, April 23rd - 26th, 2018
9:30 AM - 4 PM
Intermediate to Advanced - This class is designed to advance you from ordinary to extraordinary.
From the intermediate to the most advanced, you will explore and discover the mastery of classical oil painting techniques. A lesson in portrait painting will be held on the last day of the workshop.
Location - To be determined
First come registration based on date of deposit
$300 non refundable deposit (Pay by check or online) Phone: 979-249-4119 Email
"Students are often nervous about what they don't know. However, not knowing is where the real learning occurs. Artists educate their powers to see beyond what is normal. There is much more to developing as an artist than the craft. The most important aspect is the developed ability to see as an artist. Becoming an artist opens up a very special relationship to the world, one of structure, symmetry, color harmony, edges, shapes and the sensuality of paint and line. Art, the magic, the mystery come amidst a new way of seeing and the thrill of discovery within the relationship with your subject." Rick Hodgins
"One of the great secrets of painting is what a joyful process it can be. It was my salvation; a way to make sense of a chaotic universe and find a deep sense of purpose… Each brush stroke is a unique living record of an artists’ personality – his view of life and beauty on the day the brush touched the canvas. It is unique as a fingerprint." Robert Johnson
Each day will include short lectures and demonstrations. Then it will be your time to explore. At this time, the planned schedule is three days of still life and one day of portrait painting.
This will be a fun and inspiring workshop.
This workshop promises to be full and filled with adventure in one of Texas' true original villages. At the end of each day we will "wine-dup" and review the day.
Easel. Table or French easel
Pallet Plastic or paper
Canvas" Stretched or on board,primed 12x16 no larger than 16x20
Brushes: Filbert small to large, soft large sable for background ,pallet knife
Paper towels and trash bags
Paint: Naples Yellow, Cadmium Yellow Light, Cadmium Orange, Burnt Umber, Transparent Red oxide, transparent yellow oxide, alizarin, Cadmium Red Light, Ultramarine Blue, Cobalt Blue, Veridian, Ivory Black, Titanium White
Gamsol or Odorless mineral spirits
Email is best so we don't do telephone tag. If you need to speak to us please call Thursday - Sunday, 11 AM - 5 PM,
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A supply list will be sent to you upon your registration.
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