2 Day Plein Air Workshop: Emphasis on Color
DATES: Saturday, September 30
& Sunday, October 1, 2017
Hours: 8:30am - 3pm
Faust Park on Saturday
Castlewood State Park on Sunday,
Both Parks located in St. Louis County, MO
Workshop FEE: $255*/person
*If you have previously taken a workshop from Allen not hosted by an event your fee for this 2-day workshop is $195. (This offer is limited to only 4 of the registrations on a first come basis).
INSTRUCTOR: ALLEN KRIEGSHAUSER, a graduate of the Kansas City Art Institute in painting and printmaking. I have been painting for over 50 years and was recently a featured artist in “Arts in America", on PBS and was a featured artist in the August issue of Plein Air Magazine. I actively compete in plein air competitions across the US (14 events 2015-16 including an invited artist at: Door County 2015 & 2017, Wayne PA Plein Air 2017, Solmon's Island 2017, Plein Air Texas, Easels in Frederick & Plein Air Richmond).
WORKSHOP STATEMENT: This workshop aims to offer straight forward actionable information, for all levels, indispensable how-to instruction necessary to create a solid plein air painting. 50 years painting experience will be shared including the do’s as well as what not to do. This workshop will provide an arsenal of practical technical advice so that you will have a quiver of skills essential for delivering a confident structured painting while removing the paralyzing frustration of what to do next with your painting.
Workshop will cover:
Different painting surfaces (pro and cons)
Brushes (which one and when along with other helpful tools of the trade)
Mediums (different types, how much is too much)
How to choose a subject or location
Composing and designing (Nail down your painting so you aren’t
chasing the changing light)
Emphasis on values and mixing colors
How-to-deliver clean colors to the your canvas without creating mud
(wet-on-wet color application & layering color)
and much more . . .
Interactive instruction including multiple instructor demos
Actual painting with individualized instruction
Constructive critiques of work
AFTER THE WORKSHOP BENEFITS (included):
Follow up questions answered, recommendations of artists to follow, critiques of future work and discounts for future workshops.
This workshop is limited so reserve your slot as soon as possible!
Only available for 10
Call, text or email to 314-965-2771 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Just include: "Your full contact info"
note "I'd like to register for the Sept workshop"
TERMS: A $100.00 refundable deposit* required to hold your registration.
Balance due at start of workshop
(*Reservation deposits 100% refundable if cancelled up to 10 days prior workshop.)
*If you have previously taken a workshop from Allen your discounted fee for this 2-day workshop is only$195. (This is offer is limited to only 4 the registrations on a first come basis).
Checks** payable to: Allen Kriegshauser
69 Wildwood Lane
Kirkwood, MO 63122
**Payments via Paypal or credit card add 3%