Welcome to the Workshop page. Below are opportunities for classes or other workshop events that are planned. In addition, there is a link for the materials you may need. If you are attending a match stick and ink workshop, the ink, holder and matches are provided unless otherwise specified.
Please direct any questions to Paul via email@example.com, or use the contact page on this site. Please mention the workshop you are attending.
CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS ARE NOT AVAILABLE IN HENRIETTA UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. SEE BELOW FOR NEW OFFERINGS.
All classes are on a first come first served basis. Email to reserve your spot to firstname.lastname@example.org
Weekday tuition is $25.00, Saturday classes are $30.00. Pre payment is also accepted.
Weekday ( Friday) classes are held 9:30 AM -12:15 PM, Saturdays are 9:30 am-1:30 PM.
Location: West Henrietta Fire Hall, 774 Erie Station Rd, West Henrietta, behind the firehall.
Below is a link to the Base Materials List (PDF format) Use this list as a recommendation, however, please make note of the watercolor paper and support board specified.
PLEASE BRING A COVERING THAT IS AT LEAST 4′ X 4′ TO PROTECT YOUR HALF OF THE TABLE FROM SPILLS AND STAINING. THIS COMES AT THE REQUEST OF THE FIRE DEPARTMENT CHIEF.
NEW CLASS OFFERINGS for 2021:
Saturday August 7th , 9 am – 4:30 pm The Artstop, Penfield Road, Penfield NY
This subject of this workshop is painting a vignette of and Old Barn using matchstick and wash. A small sketch will be provided for your reference. Paul has a completed painting that can be reviewed for specific details. There will be an emphasis on using a gradient washes in the structure along with soft and rough textures to convey the landscape grasses. Paul will show you his “damp in to damp” technique. as will as the design points for vignettes.
The days schedule:
9:00 am-12:00 pm: Introduction to the technique, blocking in, and inking the days painting.
12:00 pm-12:45 pm: Lunch on your own
1:00 pm-3:30 pm: Putting color to the drawing following along with Paul.
3:30 pm-4:30 pm: Evaluation
Paul will provide wooden matches and razor knives for your days work. Other materials are your responsibility and can be purchased at the Artstop if you have a need. A materials list will be provided with your registration. To register, go to www.artstopllc.com, print out the registration form. Payment is accepted by phone or in person. The class fee is $80.00 You can grab the basic list for workshops in the right hand margin dated 2019…This is just a starting point. If you have your own equipment you should be fine. Mostly, make sure you have a support that is sealed from water. Any sort of masonite won’t do. See the list for recommendations.